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An introduction to Additive Manufacturing

Nessan Cleary offers a short introduction to 3D printing as well as detailing the many different types of 3D printers currently available.

22/03/2021
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What are the best inkjet inks for textile printing?

Textile applications are a key sector in the digital printing industry. Then, why is it so difficult to find the right technology? Sonja Angerer offers a beginner´s guide to textile printing.

17/03/2021
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Making Big Moves - the latest in Direct to Garment Printing

The DTG marketplace continues to thrive despite unprecedented recent events. Of all of the sectors utilising digital technologies within the digital textile printing market, the “Direct to Garment” sector stands out as a shining example of success during a difficult year.

16/03/2021
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Top 20 Digital Signage Applications of 2020

Rob Fletcher picks out some of the most eye-catching digital signage applications from 2020

15/03/2021
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What’s new in vehicle wrapping?

With innovation in the vehicle wrapping market showing no signs of slowing down, FESPA.com takes a look at how the latest materials can help bring even more creativity to this vibrant secWith innovation in the vehicle wrapping market showing no signs of slowing down, FESPA.com takes a look at how the latest materials can help bring even more creativity to this vibrant sector.

12/03/2021
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Mondi partners Tesco in major environmental drive

Packaging and paper group Mondi has joined forces with Tesco Central Europe on a wide-ranging environmental partnership, aimed at significantly reducing the retailer’s corrugated waste.

11/03/2021
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FESPA Global Summit 2021 Review: Interior Décor Series

Debbie McKeegan discusses the current trends, market analysis and case studies in Interior Décor Printing that were covered during FESPA’s Global Summit 2021. Industry experts from EFI and ATA Designs discuss the creative applications, commercial opportunities, the application of digital technology, décor market analysis, industry trends and more.

08/03/2021
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Packaging inks support Covid-19 fightback

Coding, marking and printing technologies specialist Domino Printing Sciences has announced details of a new development, whereby an ink initially created for use in food packaging work has also been established as a tool in the fight against Covid-19.

04/03/2021
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Print and Cut – Without Cutting Into Margins

Since the 1980s, contour-cut stickers were the first digital print application to hit the mainstream. Sonja Angerer explores the history of Print and Cut, its relevance today and how it can be developed in the future.

02/03/2021
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Is 3D printing misunderstood?

3D printing has been reported as one of the fasted growing areas in the digital printing industry. While this is true with manufacturers, the technology has yet to become a wide-spread success for printers. What is the reason for this, and could it be that the printing community has misunderstood 3D printing?

01/03/2021
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Market Trends - the vibrant future for Digital Textile Pinting

Debbie McKeegan discusses the affect of the global pandemic on the industry and the future for digital textile printing. The future looks promising.

26/02/2021
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Hollywood Monster in UK-first with green pledge

Large-format print and signage business Hollywood Monster has become the first print service provider in the UK to formally reject the use of traditional PVC banners, as part of its ongoing efforts to become fully sustainable by 2022.

25/02/2021
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What features should you look for in a large format RIP?

Nessan Cleary discusses how the range of features in any given large format RIP determines the overall productivity of the printer and what features usersshould look for in a large format RIP.

23/02/2021
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UN SDGs and social and employment issues

Clare Taylor discusses the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals regarding social and employment issues. Clare looks at Goal 8: Decent work and economic growth and Goal 5: Gender equality, both are prevalent during COVID-19.

19/02/2021
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Medica Packaging confirms management buyout

The Harwood Private Equity division of Harwood Capital Management Group has completed a management buyout of pharmaceuticals and healthcare packaging company Medica Packaging in the UK from Sullivan Street Partners.

18/02/2021
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Digital Printers adapt to the New Normal

Due to the ongoing pandemic the print industry has not been able to showcase their innovations at trade shows and exhibitions. The latest digital printing innovations from EFI, HP, Mimaki and Mutoh are fine-tuned for the current situation.

16/02/2021
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FESPA Printeriors award winner launches her own designer brand F.ROZE

Freya Richmond is a young designer with a passion for printed Fashion and Interiors and a recent graduate of Brighton University. Freya was an award winner at the FESPA Printeriors, interior printing feature showcase at the Global Print Expo 2018 in Berlin.

12/02/2021
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Canon reports flags ‘untapped opportunities’ for printers

Less than 20% of print service providers (PSPs) are fulfilling the needs of their customers and could do more to support clients with their print requirements, according to a new report published by Canon.

10/02/2021
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The time is right for Interactive Print

Print can be a gatekeeper for digital content, it is engaging and cost-effective. Linking interactive printed products to the internet is easier than ever, it is time for printers to communicate this message with brand owners.

09/02/2021
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Label printing breaks through

With every crisis there are those who adapt and thrive, the label printing sector may very well prove to be one of these. As value chains change and food production becomes more local, digital label printing finally gets its well-deserved mainstream break-through.

04/02/2021

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