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The changing face of fashion
Laurel Brunner discusses how fashion is changing from mass production that negatively impacts the environment to more sustainable manfucaturing.
Certification For Printers - which ones to get and why
How do you establish trust with your clients when there is less in-person interaction? Certifications Certificates are a great way for printers to showcase their competence while streamlining operations.
Choosing the right RIP
Choosing the right RIP can be a difficult yet an important decision for any printer. Sonja Angerer discusses how to find the right product for your print shop.
Top 20 3D Print Applications of 2021
Rob Fletcher has a look at the 3D print market and shares some of the best 3D print applications from this innovative sector.
Choosing the right cutting plotter
Cutting plotters can be used across a wide range of different applications but they last a long time, Nessan Cleary discusses how you ensure that you choose the right plotter for your needs.
Is paper doomed?
Lanzatech announces new partnership with IndiTex, one of the world's clothing giants to develop a polyester fibre made from insects and smoke. Laurel Brunner discusses how this technology has fascinating possibilities for all sorts of substrates.
Ink-credible inks – the importance of quality products
While some companies may be tempted to cut costs and use cheaper ink products, this can cause all sorts of issues during production. Rob Fletcher speaks with a number of suppliers to find out more about the importance of using high-quality inks,
Brand-new content to inspire and educate visitors at FESPA Global Print Expo 2022
Visitors to FESPA Global Print 2022 (31 May – 3 June 2022, Messe Berlin, Germany) are set for an inspiration and education boost with the launch of two new content-led features: Sustainability Spotlight and the Associations Pavilion.
Interior Home Furnishings with The Monkey Puzzle Tree
Charlotte Raffo is the founder of a unique Interior brand The Monkey Puzzle Tree. Based in the North of England the company unites local businesses, manufacturers, and independent artists to offer a beautiful collection printed of Interior home furnishings.
Bringing ideas to life
Nathan Swinson-Bullough, Managing Director of Imageco, on how to channel creativity and push the limits of what is possible.
Zünd at FESPA 2022 – Smart solutions help optimize production
An automated, digital print&cut workflow is essential for standardized manufacturing processes and economical production. At FESPA Global Print Expo 2022 in Berlin, Zünd exhibits solutions that help effectively automate graphics production.
Cut to the point – what’s new in cutting technology?
Investing in quality cutting equipment is critical for print service providers seeking accuracy in their finished work. FESPA.com takes a closer look at some of the latest developments in cutting technology and investigates the benefits of investment in this kit.
Renewable energy: LED lighting and your business
In the second of a series on sustainable energy, we look at the environmental and business benefits of LED in your print business.
How to leverage wide format energy use for business efficiency
HP’s Worldwide Large Format Environmental Lead, Noëlle Peutat, on assessing energy use in Latex technology.
The art of persuasion: how to break through to branding agencies
Bryan Edmondson of SEA Design, on communicating better and getting new business with brands.
Educating the next generation – The Creatives in Residence Final Showcase
A little over six months ago four young graduates joined the “Creatives in Residence” project based at the CMYUK demonstration facility in Shrewsbury. After a difficult two years with little access to their university facilities from 2020-2021 the CIRL initiative presented a unique opportunity to explore digital manufacturing technologies and build their commercial knowledge.
New instant carbon footprint calculator launched by Tharstern and CarbonQuota
Leading MIS provider Tharstern has achieved another world first with the launch of their live carbon footprinting tool, in partnership with CarbonQuota, the packaging and print industry’s carbon measurement experts.
Top 20 Interior Print Applications of 2021
Rob Fletcher takes a peek inside and picks out some of the best interior print applications and projects from 2021…
Exploring Colour Management for the Metaverse and Omni Channel Retail to Reduce Returns
Debbie McKeegan discusses the growth of ecommerce in retail and the importance of online presence. Debbie also shares the challenges and opportunities in this sector.
Is Print on Demand Fashion a More Sustainable Model?
Laurel Brunner discusses Kornit Digital's 2020 Impact and Environmental, Social and Governance Report. The report shares how fashion brands are responsible for 20% of global waste water every year and how digital textile printing reduces water use by 95% and energy use by 94%.