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Recycling advances

Laurel Brunner discusses the importance of sustainable printing and the neeed for printers to choose their substrates meticulously in order to lower their impact on the environment.

17/07/2020
Features

The evolution of Digital Textile Printing alongside sustainable ink technology

Debbie McKeegan discusses how digital technologies are energy efficient and how production results in very little water usage. Digital textile printing offers a sustainable alternative to traditional rotary print routes.

15/07/2020
Features

Konica Minolta expects Covid-19 to “reshape” workplace

Printing technology giant Konica Minolta has opened up to FESPA.com about the impact of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic on its business, saying that the changes it has made to operations will form part of its DNA moving forward.

14/07/2020
Tomorrow's World

Graphic arts: how will COVID-19 affect the industry’s future?

John Morent, owner of POP Solutions, foresees the death of deregulated capitalism and the hyper-consumerism it encourages, and asks how FESPA members can work together to forge a brave new world.

13/07/2020
People in Print

Ready to restart: point of purchase print after the pandemic

Thierry Pauwels, Corporate Responsibility Manager and HR Advisor at POP Solutions, says this is a great time to reconsider our needs, aspirations and talents.

13/07/2020
Tomorrow's World

Wide format and sustainability

In the second part of our series on sustainability in different print sectors, Stefan Kappaun of Durst considers eco-friendly inks.

10/07/2020
How to Guides

How to improve your cyber security

As more printers move their operations or storefronts online, and more workers base themselves at home, they’re more exposed to cyber crime and online fraud than ever before.

10/07/2020
Business Advice

Nordic Swan: the highest eco certification?

The Scandinavian eco label enjoys worldwide kudos for its high standards. What makes the Nordic Swan logo the trailblazer?  

10/07/2020
Industry

ColorGATE announces three new solutions and services

ColorGATE announces three new solutions including Productionserver 20, Custom Create and Professional Color Management Services.

08/07/2020
Industry

Former FESPA President, Derek Down sadly passes away

It is with deep sadness that I have to announce that one of Fespa’s greatest stalwarts, Derek Down, has died of a coronavirus related illness at the age of 92, on Wednesday 18th June 2020.

06/07/2020
Features

Sustainable Certification for The Digital Textile Printing Supply Chain: Driving Sustainable Change

Navigating the journey towards sustainable manufacturing and the adoption of validated certification for Digital Textile Printing is a challenge that must be overcome for all businesses, regardless of scale. Thankfully sustainability is never a singular journey, it relies on collaborative data - transparency, traceability and trust from all stakeholders.

03/07/2020
Press Releases

FESPA Global Print Expo 2020 moves to Amsterdam in March 2021

FESPA Global Print Expo will no longer take place in Madrid in October 2020, due to the continued public health risks and business disruption caused by the global COVID-19 pandemic.

02/07/2020
Podcasts

Simon Daplyn of Sensient Technologies (now Sun Chemical a member of the DIC Group)

Simon Daplyn is the Global head of marketing for Sensient Technologies (now Sun Chemical a member of the DIC Group). With a PHD in Digital Textiles, Simons experience and knowledge of the Digital Textile industry spans the sectors development. In today’s podcast we discuss a wide range of topics from the crucial benefits of Digital printing, to ink formulation, sustainable chemistry, market applications and various printing techniques.

02/07/2020
Industry

Mimaki and YPS helping HEAROES to break down the stigma of children’s hearing products

HEAROES is an independent family run business that creates unique and personalised skins and accessories for hearing equipment, particularly for children. The company has recently acquired a Mimaki CJV150-75 integrated print and cut machine and Vivid Laminator from Newcastle based reseller, Your Print Specialists (YPS). The new equipment has helped HEAROES meet the ever-increasing demand for their products and allows them to grow the business even further.

01/07/2020
Industry

Mimaki live event series launched to connect with customers and drive new opportunities after Covid-

Mimaki Europe has announced it will host a three-part virtual event series – Mimaki Live Series – to support customers looking for inspiration and advice on how to maintain or revive business after the COVID-19 crisis.

29/06/2020
Podcasts

British Manufacturing - Digital Technologies and Reshoring to Bring Back Production

Today we talk to Jenny Holloway of Fashion Enter, to discuss fashion production and digital technologies

22/06/2020
Features

A Window Into Fashion Production and Digital Technologies with Jenny Holloway of Fashion Enter

As the global health crisis plays out the impact for manufacturers across the world remains significant, the supply chains are fractured, and Retail has changed forever. For the Fashion Industry Covid will be a catalyst for change, and it’s estimated that 80% of the industry is currently in distress – McKinsey & Company.

22/06/2020
Blog

Garment production and digital technology – a winning combination for post-COVID business recovery

Graeme Richardson-Lock discusses how the impact of COVID-19 has intensified disruptive changes in the garment printing industry

12/06/2020
Features

Sustainable Certification for The Digital Textile Printing Supply Chain Chapter 3: Inks and Chemical

“When it comes to Textile Inks and Chemicals, there is a substantial framework enforcing and verifying sustainability and safety within production and usage within the sector”

10/06/2020
Blog

Social distancing: the opportunity for printers and signmakers

Graeme Richardson-Locke discusses the new era of social distancing and what opportunities it presents for printers and signmakers

08/06/2020

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