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FESPA 2018 - Digital Corrugated Experience

The first Digital Corrugated Experience at FESPA Global Print Expo 2018 (15-18 May 2018) delivered a valuable, ‘hands-on’ learning environment for visitors interested in digital printing on corrugated board.

22/08/2018
Videos
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FESPA 2018 - Overall Highlights

FESPA Global Print Expo 2018 reinforced its standing as the global landmark event for speciality printers, with 20,441 visitors from a record 142 countries gravitating to the German capital for the four-day show.

22/08/2018
Videos
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FESPA 2018 - Print Make Wear

Print Make Wear – the new fast fashion factory experience created within FESPA Global Print Expo 2018 – added a colourful and educational visitor feature to the event, addressing the rising interest in garment production and printing within FESPA’s global community.

22/08/2018
Videos
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FESPA 2018 - Printeriors

Printeriors is a unique exhibit showcasing the many developing opportunities and benefits of using print in the interior design sector.

22/08/2018
Industry

Brett Martin announces solar energy partnership with Lightsource BP

Brett Martin, a leading manufacturer of polycarbonate, foam pvc and PETg plastic sheets for the signage and graphics industry are set to produce and benefit from combined renewable supply sources.

22/08/2018
Features

Getting in the mix with corrugated print

Although the wider packaging market has been hit by a number of setbacks in relation to its environmental impact, there is one area in particular that not only addresses this issue, but offers a whole host of opportunities for print service providers. Rob Fletcher finds out more.

21/08/2018
Blog

Spreading the sustainability message (part 1)

Laurel Brunner discusses the importance of spreading the sustainability message in the print industry. Members of the print industry can achieve this by meeting the three Rs: Reduce, Reuse and Recycle.

20/08/2018
Industry

Fujifilm to debut Acuity 15 at FESPA Africa 2018 and Sign Africa

Fujifilm will debut its Fujifilm Acuity 15 for the first time in Johannesburg at the FESPA Africa 2018 and Sign Africa exhibition. The exhibition will take place from the 12th-14th September at the Gallagher Convention Centre.

20/08/2018
Features

Kodak to sell off flexographic packaging division

Rob Fletcher speaks to Jeff Clarke, Kodak's Chief Executive about selling its flexographic packaging division as it seeks to focus its efforts on other growth areas within the wider group.

14/08/2018
Industry

MIPS to showcase Mutoh innovations at FESPA Africa 2018 and Sign Africa

MIPS Technologies will showcase its range of Mutoh innovations at FESPA Africa 2018 and Sign Africa between 12th – 14th September in Johannesburg.

13/08/2018
Industry

Modern offset presses require special consideration

Laurel Brunner discusses the importance of reviewing the environmental benefits of sustainable technologies.

09/08/2018
Industry

Massivit 3D helps fulfil teenager’s dream with Star Wars X-Wing fighter wheelchair costume

Massivit 3D and customers create the ‘world’s first’ 3D printed Poe Dameron X-Wing Fighter charity wheelchair costume at Comic-Con International in July 2018.

07/08/2018
Industry

Vastex releases new computer-to-screen LED exposing unit

Vastex has released its new E2-CTS Computer-To-Screen exposing unit which provides a high speed, space-saving solution for shops that create print-ready screens using computer-to-screen digital printers.

07/08/2018
Industry

FESPA Africa 2018 and Sign Africa announces educational features

FESPA Africa 2018 returns for the fourth year at the Gallagher Convention Centre, Johannesburg from the 12th – 14th September 2018. Visitors will be able to attend one of the free educational and inspirational features.

06/08/2018
Blog

IKEA and plastic straws

Laurel Brunner discusses how big brands such as IKEA and Starbucks are being ambitious with their sustainability efforts including removing plastic straws.

03/08/2018
Industry

Drytac SpotOn SynPaper speeds into the future at Shell Eco-marathon

Drytac’s SpotOn SynPaper experienced the need for speed at Shell’s eco-marathon in London last month. The SpotOn SynPaper was used for attention-grabbing vehicle graphics on innovative racing car designs.

02/08/2018
Industry

Epson and Central Saint Martins partner to encourage innovative design amongst students

Epson and well-known arts and design college Central Saint Martins have collaborated to support education and to encourage students to experiment with its large format digital textile printers.

01/08/2018
Features

Gecht to exit as Chief Executive of EFI

EFI have announced that their long-term Chief Executive, Guy Gecht will be stepping down from his position at the company after 19 years.

01/08/2018
Blog

A license to print

Laurel Brunner discusses how brands communicate their environmental responsibility and how it is beneficial for businesses and the planet.

27/07/2018
Features

Fisher Print sets growth goal with new Agfa

Rob Fletcher speaks to Fisher Print about their new Agfa Anapurna wide-format hybrid printer and how it enables them to look for new work in profitable markets.

26/07/2018