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Both the Atomium in Brussels and the Smurfs are celebrating their 60th birthday in 2018 - and that presented a great opportunity to do something eye-catching with the internationally known Belgian icon. The Atomium is ‘going blue’, thanks to a huge Smurf head applied onto one of its spheres.

Remember that feeling when you try something new? It’s exciting isn’t it? So, why haven’t you made the switch yet?

DreamWraps, a premier vinyl wrap and graphic design company in Newport News, Virginia, is using Drytac products to deliver beautiful wall coverings to both residential and business customers throughout North America.

Aslan has added gold to the existing silver self-adhesive polyester film MirrorEffect AntiScratch Aslan SE 75. Both films offer a mirror-like finish, along with a very high scratch-resistant surface.

For over 100 years, Pear Stairs, the leading manufacturer of unique, sustainable, staircases has been working with the best designers and craftsmen to produce stairs and staircases to suit every customer's design.

NESCHEN supplements its solvoprint easy dot® colour range with the colours red, yellow, green, blue and a black variant. Just in time for summer sales and the associated advertising campaigns, NESCHEN now offers its customers an extensive colour range for every design style. Already for the winter advertising season 2017, NESCHEN had extended the easy dot® range by the variants gold and silver.

Kernow Coatings, the global leader in the development of digitally printable synthetic substrates, today announced the launch KernowPrint Pro-Lite, an RIT certified white synthetic material built using the company's proprietary Cobalt Coating Technology. KernowPrint Pro-Lite expands the range of certified materials for HP Indigo offered by Kernow and provides users with a softer, more flexible synthetic print media than traditional offerings.

Released for the first time at Interzum 2017, the LEVEL 25 trend colour collection is now available in an updated version – of course with all the latest trend colours for decorative finishes. Osnabrück-based Technocell Dekor is continuing along its chosen path of presenting the latest colour trends in interior design to its customers at first hand. The latest collection contains six new colours to complement the existing 25. All these trend colours have the advantage that they are available more quickly and on special terms.

Graphic display specialist Leach Impact has just completed an interior rebrand project within the renowned Manchester Arena.

In keeping with the natural theme of its Coral Book ​range of uncoated woodfree papers, Lecta portrays nature as an open book in which the printed word comes to life on its new Coral Book Natural 1.2 paper.

Digitally printable media specialist, Soyang Europe has announced stock availability of several new products, as the company grows its comprehensive collections of printable materials for the wide and super-wide format sectors.

With sustainability once again under the spotlight amid mounting pressure on businesses to go ‘plastic-free’, Antalis has revealed that this presents a fantastic opportunity for dealers to advocate and upsell recycled paper options to their customers, including Antalis’ Xerox® Recycled range.

During the World Cup, a local creative community called Soho Warriors asked for support creating a unique clubhouse residence, at 71a Gallery on Leonard Street in Shoreditch.

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As anyone who follows the fortunes of the NBA will know, Team Le Bron narrowly beat Team Stephen by 148 to 145 in the 2018 NBA All-Star Game at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.

Lecta extends its portfolio of Metalvac products with the new Metalvac G paper, an extensive range of high substance papers (from 105 g/m2 to 170g/m2), especially designed for high-end graphic applications and premium packaging.

Nottingham-based specialist distributor ArtSystems has announced the introduction of a new wallpaper to the Xativa range of wide format media. Called “Vista” the new wallpaper will initially be available in 150gsm weight and has been designed to provide a “top quality wallcovering at a truly great price".

The Osnabrück-based Felix Schoeller Group’s Digital Media Business Unit announced the successful certification for all HP machines at FESPA 2018. The SLP papers had already been certified a year ago but now the extension of that to HP’s current 500 and 1500 series completes the picture. It means that print service providers can download the profiles they need to achieve excellent print results, including for the new HP machines.

Few things do more to communicate a restaurant’s quality and personality than its menu. This is why more restaurant chains and their design agencies choose Hop-Syn synthetic paper for their menus. Food and drinks just look more appetizing when printed on Hop-Syn synthetic paper.

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