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Sustainable alternatives to plastic 2: Cygnus Eco Board

The second of three alternatives that provide excellent printing performance without any of the environmental concerns associated with plastics.

Tomorrow's World

Sustainable alternatives to plastic substrates 1: Re-Board

Plastic board may be an obvious choice when it comes to signs and displays but it’s far from being the best choice in terms of ecological impact and sustainability. Here is the first of three alternatives that provide excellent printing performance without any of the environmental concerns associated with plastics.


How is COVID-19 affecting FESPA's Associations?

Graeme Richardson-Locke discusses the impact COVID-19 is having on the industry with various FESPA Associations in France, Italy, Spain, Greece and Portugal.


Mimaki expands portfolio with large-scale 3D Printer - offering total 2D and 3D printing solution

New Mimaki 3DGD-1800 3D printer boasts ground-breaking production speeds and transforms production of large-sized objects, opening up a wide range of new possible applications across industries from sign and display to manufacturing.

Press Releases

FESPA 2020 events to return to Madrid in October 2020

FESPA today announces that its flagship event, Global Print Expo, will return to IFEMA – Feria de Madrid from 6 – 8 October 2020, along with its co-located events, European Sign Expo and Sportswear Pro.


LED IT set for sustainability focus at European Sign Expo 2020

LED technology provider LED IT International has set out plans to use the European Sign Expo 2020 to demonstrate how its wide range of lighting solutions can help customers boost the efficiency and sustainability of their sign applications.

Press Releases

See non-printed signage come to life at European Sign Expo 2020

European Sign Expo will be returning in 2020 between 24 – 27 March at IFEMA in Madrid, Spain. The exhibition, which is co-located with FESPA Global Print Expo and Sportswear Pro, is Europe’s leading exhibition for non-printed signage and visual communications.


European Sign Expo 2020 – Where Signage Comes Alive

With the European Sign Expo 2020 just around the corner, takes a look at what we can expect at this year’s event and picks out some of the main highlights for visitors and exhibitors.


Ocean Outdoor study shows growing interest in interactive signage

Consumer demand for interactivity in digital marketing campaigns in the UK is on the rise, with almost half of 18 to 24-year-olds keen to see more live content in advertising, according to a new survey by Ocean Outdoor.


Innovative new Ghent Workgroup specification for Sign & Display market

The Ghent Workgroup (GWG) today releases an innovative specification to address the Sign & Display segment. Given the diversity within this segment, the new specification incorporates the notion of viewing distance and scaling factor. This allows having one specification, but still to address the big differences in printing techniques within typical sign & display jobs.

People in Print

A blast from the past: the 1980s supercar that won gold

Flip Ziedses des Plantes discusses how a luminous supercar and UV lights won gold in the non-printed signage category at the 2019 FESPA Awards.

People in Print

A sign of things to come: Murat Kurdu of General Formulations

Murat Zekeriya Kurdu, Managing Director of General Formulations EMEA, looks at the future of signmaking and outdoor wraps.

People in Print

Signage team shows true colours

Greg Bailey, Senior Product Manager at Signbox, explains how colourful and distinctive decals breathed new life into a drab office block.