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‘Less is more’: LEDIT YAKI puts the spotlight on trends in LED lighting

FESPA speaks to LEDIT YAKI about the importance of efficiency and sustainability in illuminated signage as today customers are looking for solutions that reduce material and energy consumption.

07/07/2021
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Opening up packaging’s potential for printers

Short run packaging is finally viable for printing businesses providing opportunities to respond to the growing demands for customised packaging as well as supporting sustainability goals says Rob Brown, Senior Manager Business Development, Industry Print, OKI Europe Ltd

23/06/2021
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Bringing colour back: the need for ‘green’

The theme of this year’s FESPA Global Print Expo is ‘Bringing Colour Back’. After almost 18 months feeling the commercial effects of the pandemic and stuck behind the screen, we aim to bring back colour, energy and positivity, and enable the speciality print community to come together face-to-face.

17/06/2021
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Recover and find your way forward – trends from the FESPA Global Summit 2021

Early in January 2021, FESPA hosted its first virtual Global Summit, bringing together some of the world’s leading printers to connect, learn and debate about the future of the speciality print industry. Here is an overview of the presentations and discussions. Watch allt he recordings of all the Global Summit sessions via the below links.

09/06/2021
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What's the future for floor graphics?

Drytac's USA Midwest and Southwest Territory Manager, Brad Haupt discusses the future of floor graphics and how COVID-19 has impacted the industry.

09/06/2021
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Looking Back, Looking Forward - Building a Global Community

FESPA's CEO, Neil Felton the last 10 years he has spent at FESPA and how the business and events have evolved to...now during COVID-19.

17/05/2021
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Looking Back, Looking Forward - Curation and Creation, shaping events that inspire growth

FESPA's CEO, Neil Felton marks his 10 anniversary at FESPA and discusses how FESPA's trade shows have transformed in the last decade into multi-dimensional events.

26/04/2021
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Textiles and the Circular Economy

Laurel Brunner discusses the sustainability of digital textile printing and the serious implications that occur after production.

21/04/2021
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Signage points the way to new interior décor opportunities

FESPA speaks to EFKA's International Sales Manager, Harold Klaren regarding the current opportunties that signage provides.

08/04/2021
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Looking Back, Looking Forward - a dynamic decade for speciality print

FESPA's CEO, Neil Felton marks 10 years at FESPA and reflects on the last decade for the speciality print industry as well as sharing his thoughts for the future of the industry.

06/04/2021
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Certifications - the way forward

Laurel Brunner discusses the importance and benefits of certifications.

30/03/2021
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Water marking for recycling

Here’s a clever idea: watermark packaging so that a sorting system can be more accurate and recycling processes more efficient. That’s what AIM, the European Brands Association, is encouraging companies to do.

05/03/2021
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Together through tough times: there’s power in community

FESPA’s CEO, Neil Felton discusses the impact COVID-19 has had on FESPA’s community, how it has coped, the importance of adapting and embracing the change and moving forwards.

17/12/2020
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FESPA Coffee Break: the benefits of software automation and what new skills are required

In this FESPA Coffee Break, we brought together two people with vast knowledge and experience of PDF workflows to expand on their knowledge of prepress and how it is best executed to maximise productivity.

14/12/2020
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FESPA Coffee Break: setting up more effective colour workflows

In this FESPA Coffee Break, we brought together two colour management workflow experts to explore ways in which workflow efficiency can boost profits.

11/12/2020
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Large-format lessons from 2020 and forecasting the future

Yucel Salih, Large Format Specialist, Ricoh UK, considers the lessons of 2020 and makes predictions for 2021 in the sign and display industry and beyond.

01/12/2020
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Consumer pressure for packaging recyclability works

Packaging printers are under constant pressure to improve their environmental footprints. But it’s generally the brands who get it in the neck from consumer groups pressuring for change. That is likely to be the case for a while, although it isn’t necessarily a safe assumption to think printing companies are immune.

26/11/2020
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Metal printing and decorating

Along with book printing, packaging is one of the few areas of print that is thriving. Calls for better waste management particularly of plastics and for recycling are getting louder, amid wider concerns over packaging’s overall environmental impact, particularly as it gets more complex.

13/11/2020
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FESPA Coffee Break: looking ahead to a more sustainable future

We brought together two people with expert insights into environmental issues to explore how a sustainability audit of your business will reveal opportunities to save energy, balance your carbon and attract new customers.

12/11/2020
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How to spot greenwashing

Laurel Brunner discusses the need to have a sliding scale for greenwashing regarding sustainability claims amongst companies.

14/10/2020

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