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Print and paper packs a punch in a digital world

The results of an international survey by Two Sides provides unique insight into how print and paper is viewed, preferred and trusted by consumers around the globe.

13/10/2017
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Growth opportunities and trends in digital wide format printing

We’ve gone way beyond the traditional print-on-paper model to take print into completely new areas, such as bespoke interior design and short run packaging.

10/10/2017
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Signmaking oppportunity offers growth potential to commercial printers

With many companies having successful made the move from signmaking into print, Rob Fletcher investigates whether the transition process can be reversed for print businesses looking to expand into signage work.

02/10/2017
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Wide format printing: Key factors for sustainability success

Over the last few years, one of the most discussed trends in the wide format signage and graphics printing market has been the push toward more sustainable or environmentally-friendly businesses and solutions.

27/09/2017
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How you can profit from 3D printing

Printing is no longer limited to flat surfaces. With the help of 3D printers, impressive objects can be manufactured right from a digital file, unveiling a whole new world of opportunities for creative professionals and laymen alike.

26/09/2017
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Understanding calibration and colour profiles

While a surprising number of prepress operators and designers still spend a huge amount of time and materials “trying to get the colours right”, this should really be a quite straight forward process today.

14/09/2017
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How to optimise resolution to get the highest print quality

Most wide format printing engines have the potential to produce excellent output quality, both in terms of resolution and colour gamut.

11/09/2017
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Do you think 3D printing is not for you? Think again!

The generic term 3D printing covers a wide variety of different technologies and materials, albeit with the common goal of producing three dimensional objects.

08/09/2017
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FESPA Africa 2017: Stand-By-Stand Guide

With FESPA Africa 2017 sets to take place next week, we look at some of the many brands that will be in attendance and pick out the technologies they will be showcasing.

08/09/2017
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Modern Britain bought to life through outdoor ads takeover

Outdoor advertising space across the UK will be taken over by photographs of contemporary British life for the second Portrait of Britain exhibition.

07/09/2017
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Smithers Pira forecasts industrial printing market to grow to $114.8 billion by 2022

Industrial printing takes place across the world, with manufacturers using the processes, and specialist suppliers selling to component and product manufacturers.

06/09/2017
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What's new in Direct to Garment printing?

Sophie Matthews-Paul explains which technology is available for direct to garment and how it can be used for this growth market.

04/09/2017
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Top Tips to a Succesful Vehicle Wrap

Vehicle wrapping is one of the most popular and competitive markets within the industry, but how can you ensure your work is of the highest quality and help you gain an advantage over your rival?

29/08/2017
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X-Print reinvents textile printing model with shirtee.de

FESPA speaks to German entrepreneur X-Print to find out more about how the firm built a unique textile-on-demand business through crowdfunding.

25/08/2017
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Agfa publishes its second quarter 2017 results

Agfa’s worldwide wide-format inkjet business posted double-digit growth in Q2.

25/08/2017
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Why LED curing is taking over the wide format space

One of the more obvious trends from this year’s FESPA Hamburg show was the widespread use of LED curing in wide format.

23/08/2017
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Print turns medical scans into adventures

Industrial designers have helped transform the often-frightening process of MRI and CT scans into an adventure for children, according to an article on the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.

22/08/2017
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Best equipment to print and cut decals and stickers

With such a wide selection of cutting machines on offer, Nessan Cleary looks at the type of research companies should do before investing and picks out some of latest products on offer.

21/08/2017
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Mobile and OOH combine for new Ford campaign

Out-of-home specialist Primesight has partnered with adtech firm RadiumOne to integrate a new out-of-home campaign with mobile targeting.

08/08/2017