Latest Events News

Latest Events News

Students say they are more likely to consider a career in the sign, graphics and visual communications industry after participating in ISA's Sign Manufacturing Day 2018. Companies say the event was exciting for current employees and provided an important relationship with local educators.

European Ricoh ProcessDirector (RPD) users are again being invited to participate in detailed and far-reaching discussions on the latest technology breakthroughs, best practices and trends during Ricoh’s second Interact Europe. The three day event at Ricoh’s European Customer Experience Centre (CEC) in Telford, England runs from November 27 to 29.

FUJIFILM North America Corporation, Graphic Systems Division’s innovative superwide and wide format inkjet solutions attracted large crowds at SGIA Expo 2018 in Las Vegas.

The Wallcoverings Association (WA) has signed on as a supporter and association partner of InPrint USA: The Exhibition of Print Technology for Industrial Manufacturing, taking place April 9-11, 2019 at the Kentucky International Convention Center in Louisville, Kentucky. The partnership will bring together leading industrial print providers with wallcovering designers, manufacturers, and distributors seeking the latest in digital print technology.

Xeikon Café have announced the 2019 schedule for its Xeikon Café Exhibition & Conference events worldwide. Under the tagline “Learn, Connect, Discover”, 2019 will feature two editions designed to help print service providers evaluate and experience new aspects of digital production. Through demonstrations, presentations, workshops and discussions, visitors will receive first-hand actionable information and advice on industry innovations and trends, and learn how these can help improve their bottom lines.

The Specialty Graphic Imaging Association’s (SGIA) 2018 SGIA Expo — the last before launching its PRINTING United trade show with NAPCO Media in 2019 — brought more than 24,000 people to the Las Vegas Convention Center October 18–20. With 612 suppliers on the sold-out exhibit floor, 72 expert-led education sessions and a host of networking events, attendees were inspired by the latest innovations and “what’s on the horizon” for the printing industry.

Contex, the world leader in large format scanning, today announces a VIP event to be held October 18-19, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Hard Rock Cafe in Las Vegas. Hosted by Contex and National / AZON Equipment, the event will showcase the newest products in wide format scanning and printing. Food and beverages will be served, and experts will be on hand to discuss the newest trends in scanning and printing of large format documents. The event is open to the public, but RSVPs are required. Click here to register.

Specialist print solutions manufacturer MTEX welcomed more than 60 business partners from around the globe to its annual summit in Porto, Portugal this month (3-4 October).

There will be no shortage of excitement in Roland DGA’s booth at the 2018 SGIA Expo, October 18-20, in Las Vegas. In addition to showcasing its latest inkjet printers and other advanced digital devices, Roland will be conducting a complete schedule of live, in-booth special events designed to engage, educate and inspire attendees. Visitors to booth 1137 can watch insightful “How I Built My Business” interviews with accomplished Roland end users on the main stage, attend vehicle wrap demonstrations by the pros from Digital EFX Wraps, participate in hands-on workflows, get UV and dye-sublimation tips from Roland DGA product managers, and even enter Roland’s latest global contest for a chance to win an African safari for two.

The organizer of Labelexpo Americas is pleased to report that the 16th edition of the biennial trade show was the largest in its history. A total of 487 exhibitors were spread across the biggest floorspace yet, at 203,642 sqft, with almost 30% of exhibitors new to this year’s show.

The mission for Pure Digital remains to connect the print and the creative communities to really focus on showcasing the unique potential of digital printing.

Textile finishing will be made an even more attractive theme at viscom 2019: from 8 to 10 January all renowned suppliers of embroidery machines and materials will be exhibiting their equipment, technologies and consumables at the Düsseldorf trade show. Right next door – and freely accessible for viscom visitors – the new PromoTex Expo show will present innovations in advertising textiles, job fashion and sportswear. This way textile finishers and signmakers have an overview of what is happening on the markets of relevance to them within easy reach.

Pure Digital 2019 will take place 23-24 October in Eindhoven representing a move closer to innovation and design for the second edition of ‘The Digital Print Event for the Creative Industry.’

Invaluable networking potential, the transfer of knowledge and the birth of new opportunities: this is Pentawards Live! Following the debut collaboration in April this year, Packaging Innovations Netherlands and the Pentawards will join forces to present a new event for the international packaging design community, to be held at the Passenger Terminal in Amsterdam on February 13th, 2019.

Xante’ have announced a record-breaking number of visitors to its exhibit of innovative digital press solutions at the recent PRINT 18 event in Chicago, Illinois. A total of 587 qualified leads were gathered from highly enthusiastic attendees who came to the Xante’ booth seeking the latest innovative products for digital printing. “The response from so many interested print providers was simply overwhelming,” said Robert Ross, President & CEO of Xante’. “We have exhibited at PRINT and GraphExpo here in the past ten years but have never received the kind of attention we enjoyed here this year. To us at Xante’, it’s a resounding affirmation that we are continuing to deliver the solutions that our customers need and also a significant positive indicator of the strength of the printing industry.”

The Taylor Bloxham Group has been recognised for the quality of their printing work by making the final shortlist in four separate categories at a national industry awards event.

FESPA has confirmed its features programme for FESPA Eurasia 2018, which will take place from 6 to 9 December at the Istanbul Expo Centre in Istanbul, Turkey.

Getting close to the action when top wrappers from around the world do battle – that’s one of the hallmarks of viscom. From 8 to 10 January 2019, the hands-on trade fair for signmaking and digital large format printing will host a brand-new car wrapping experience: the Nations Wrap Cup. After ten years of the European Wrap Star, organiser MR Clipart has created a thrilling competition that’s even more international, has even more categories and features an even larger female contingent.

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