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Industry

Two Karibus for Pixcolor

French print service provider Pixcolor has purchased two swissQprint roll to roll printers in rapid succession.

23/12/2019
Tomorrow's World

7 simple steps for textile printers to hit UN Sustainable Development Goals

Are you doing enough to reduce your impact on energy, inequality and waste?

19/12/2019
How to Guides

How to make Instagram a customer magnet

With 95 million photos uploaded to Instagram each day, learn to stand out from the crowd.

18/12/2019
Features

Top 20 Christmas prints of 2019

Christmas is big business for many printers, with all kinds of work on offer to companies around the world. FESPA.com picks out some of the best examples of Christmas print from this year’s festive season.

18/12/2019
People in Print

Sweet smell of success: strawberry-scented graphics on the London Underground

Club FESPA spoke to VGL about the Reading-based firm’s win in the Posters category at the 2019 FESPA Awards.

18/12/2019
Business Advice

Don't fall foul of waste water regulations

Avoid the disaster of being fined for pollution by your local water authority by keeping your effluent within agreed limits.

17/12/2019
Blog

Printed newspapers inching closer to the exit

USA Today is one of that country’s few national newspapers. Others include the Wall Street Journal and the Christian Science Monitor, but unlike these titles USA Today may be phasing out its printed versions.

17/12/2019
Blog

FESPA 2020: can we expect a forward leap in automation?

FESPA Technical Support Manager, Graeme Richarson-Locke discusses the importance of automation in the print industry.

16/12/2019
Industry

Glendining Signs catapults into 2020 with an EFI VUTEk h3 from CMYUK

Berkshire-based Glendining Signs has installed an EFI VUTEk h3 hybrid LED printer from CMYUK. This production powerhouse is set to replace the company’s three HP FB500 printers and will migrate workload from existing HP Latex machines. The investment, which includes an Esko Kongsberg X24 digital cutting table also installed by CMYUK earlier in the year, amounts to nearly £500,000.

16/12/2019
Press Releases

Print Make Wear spotlights sportswear manufacturing at FESPA Global Print Expo 2020

FESPA’s fast fashion factory feature, Print Make Wear, is set to return to FESPA Global Print Expo 2020 (24 – 27 March, IFEMA – Feria de Madrid), this time with a focus on sportswear production.

13/12/2019
Features

Archroma names van de Kerkhof as new chief executive

Colour and specialty chemicals specialist Archroma has appointed Heike van de Kerkhof to succeed Alexander Wessels as its chief executive.

13/12/2019
Industry

OKI Europe celebrates 30 Years of LED technology

At the heart of its innovations for more than three decades, OKI has pioneered the use of LED for its speed, reliability, precision, media-flexibility and colour intensity.

12/12/2019
Industry

Xeikon opens innovation centre in Shanghai

Xeikon has opened a state-of-the-art innovation centre in Shanghai. Designed to support the expanding Chinese markets, the facility will be a dedicated and welcome place of interaction where visitors and customers will have the ability to test a variety of applications and options for new revenue streams and business growth.

11/12/2019
Podcasts

Gemini Cad Systems on software digital print and the sportswear workflow

Focussing on Sportswear it’s our pleasure to be joined by Traian Luca the CEO and Co-founder of Gemini Cad Systems who offer a suite of products that meet the demands of a digitized Apparel Industry.

10/12/2019
Features

Kyocera pledges efficiency and sustainability with TASKalfa

Kyocera Document Solutions UK has announced the launch of two new high-speed colour multifunctional products, with the aim of helping customers enhance the efficiency and sustainability of their production process.

10/12/2019
Features

Hey good looking - what's cooking?

Digitally printed interior decoration has become quite a thing in the last few years, as technology made it possible to print textiles, wallpapers, even carpets and floors digitally and with ease. While opening a whole new world to professional designers and creative types, product safety becomes a significant question for Print Service Providers (PSPs) and their customers alike.

09/12/2019
Features

New Konica Minolta UK chief eyes sustainable growth

Rob Fletcher speaks to Rob Ferris, the new Chief Executive of Konica Minolta Business Solutions UK who discusses his aims to deliver profitable and sustainable growth for the digital print giant.

06/12/2019
Features

Exploring opportunities in sublimation print

Print companies are constantly on the lookout for opportunities in new markets to help them stand out in the busy modern market. Rob Fletcher takes a closer look at the sublimation market to find out more about growth prospects in this area.

04/12/2019
People in Print

Guy Tinsel: In the footsteps of Gutenberg

As the curtain rises on the FESPA France Congress in Strasbourg, Guy Tinsel, President of L’Espace Européen Gutenberg, looks back on a 50-year career and into the future of printing

02/12/2019
Features

Optical brightening agents and their effect on digital textile printing

What are Optical Brightening Agents, and why do they cause so many problems for Digital Textile printers? A vital issue for the Digital Printing of Textiles is getting to grips with the technology and effect of the upstream use of Optical Brightening Agents in fabric bleaching and preparation.

26/11/2019