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Wide Format trend talk: Sustainability

In our FESPA Innovation & Trends (FIT) virtual event for wide format print, we brought together three printers from different countries to discuss trends in wide format and hear their thoughts on what the future holds.

02-12-2021
Features

How new technology empowers designer and digital textile printers

Debbie McKeegan discusses how the Como area in Italy has been a pioneering marketplace and one that has successfully delivered the commercial reinvention of printed Fashion production using digital textile printing technologies.

01-12-2021
Features

An overview of Textile Printing technologies

Digital textile printing has been changing the interior décor industry and will likely because even more prevalent in the next few years. Sonja Angerer shares a brief overview on the current textile printing technologies and their respective use cases.

01-12-2021
Features

What is the future of Inkjet Printing?

There are ongoing uncertainties happening regarding COVID across many countries and this will likely impact the print industry. Sonja Angerer shares how printers have been affected by COVID and how they can secure the future of their business by adapting.

01-12-2021
Features

Printed clothing trend talk: COVID lessons

In our FESPA Innovations & Trends (FIT) virtual event we brought together three printers from across the world to discuss the latest trends in garment decoration and the future of the sector.

30-11-2021
Features

Vitiprints to curb Covid-19 spread in Africa with Viracide masks

Customisable print technology platform Vitiprints has launched a new initiative to tackle the spread of Covid-19 and its variants in Africa through a partnership with Uvukile Medical and Surgical Supplies.

30-11-2021
Features

FESPA Printeriors 2021– showcasing new markets, opportunities and technologies for Interior Décor

FESPA's Textile Ambassador Debbie McKeegan discusses the new markets, opportunities and technologies currently available in Interior Décor. Printeriors 2021 that took place at FESPA Global Print Expo 2021 in Amsterdam showcased various print surfaces with sustainability and circular design being key in the concept and production of the materials.

29-11-2021
Features

Fashion and Sportswear on-demand production trend talk: Covid challenges and opportunities

In our FESPA Innovations & Trends (FIT) virtual event we brought together four garment experts from across the world to discuss the latest trends, challenges and opportunities in on-demand production and customisation of fashion and sportswear.

29-11-2021
Podcasts

Redefining the Status Quo for on-demand printed production with Parrot Print

In todays’ podcast we talk with Matthew Dahan of Parrot Print. As a young entrepreneurs Matt and his team are redefining the Status Quo for on demand printed production.

26-11-2021
Features

Interior Décor trend talk: Investment Plans

In our FESPA Innovations & Trends (FIT) virtual event we brought together four printers from across the world to discuss the latest trends in digital print for interior design applications.

25-11-2021
Tomorrow's World

Understanding substrate performance with material data collection

Color Concepts founder Marco Roos explains how his company’s work on ISO standards for materials and its growing ColorBase platform is revolutionising the print industry’s understanding of materials.

23-11-2021
Business Advice

The sustainability jigsaw: the final pieces

How Dutch printer Van As is making its point of sale production processes cleaner and greener.

22-11-2021
People in Print

Marco Roos: mastering the colour matrix

We speak to Color Concepts founder Marco Roos about how he created a company that sits at the cutting edge of colour profiling and print material testing.

22-11-2021
Features

OpSec Security targets niche markets with Europe-first investment

Security and brand protection specialist OpSec Security has become the first company in Europe to purchase a HP Indigo 6K Secure Digital Press to support its work within the niche security printing market.

22-11-2021
People in Print

Meet new FESPA Board member Wouter van As

Wouter van As’s family business has been innovating in the Dutch printing industry since 1934.

19-11-2021
People in Print

Meet new FESPA Board member Alberto Masserdotti

Alberto Masserdotti, head of digital printing pioneer the Masserdotti Group in Italy, celebrates his appointment to the FESPA Board.

19-11-2021
Podcasts

Traditional and Digital Wallcoverings with Surface Print

In this episode we talk with James Watson the MD of Surface Print, a large manufacturer of traditional and digital wallcoverings in the North of England. It’s been a busy year for the wallpaper industry, the pandemic has accelerated sales and once again Surface Print have invested in new HP technology to service a heightened demand for on-demand production.

19-11-2021
How to Guides

How to energy-audit your business, save money and reduce carbon emissions

Environmental consultant Clare Taylor shares how print businesses can implement better energy management and reduce carbon emissions.

18-11-2021
Blog

Partnering and sustainability

Partnering is at the heart of sustainability, whether it’s joint projects with customers or in production or in project development. For the most part project development means taking on a technology such as a printing press and helping its developers to refine their invention so that it is fit for purpose. Money only changes hands when everyone is happy.

18-11-2021
Industry

Kantar conducts survey on self-adhesive graphic film manufacturers on behalf of a leading party

Kantar, the world's leading insights and consulting company, carries out a survey on behalf of a leading party in the industry about brands of self-adhesive graphic films manufacturers

17-11-2021