Category Archives: Print Industry
Two leading companies in the print industry, Memjet and MGI Digital Technology, has integrated their innovative technology to create the new AlphaJET B1 Inkjet Printing and Embellishment Press. It was presented recently by MGI at the All4Pack Exhibition in Paris, France.
It’s encouraging to know that more and more people feel a sense of personal responsibility and try to be eco-conscious. Earth is our only home, and preserving it for future generations is reflected in people’s desire for sustainable, responsibly-sourced products.
Very soon, representatives from all over the print industry – buyers, vendors and experts – will all convene in Chicago at the PRINT 18, September 30 – October 2, 2018 at McCormick Place.
Neenah just announced its recent development – 100% cotton paper expertly manufactured by the same mill that has been crafting pure cotton papers since the late 1870’s.
The cotton paper is crafted by skilled machine tenders in Wisconsin, from the finest cotton fibers, and is naturally sustainable, made from cotton linters.
In the print business, printers often encounter challenges. One of them is printing on special material other than traditional paper. Take silicone for example -Regular inks are not able to cure on it, and they will easily rub off the product.
SGP, the Sustainable Green Printing Partnership, announced their upcoming community day – “Where Sustainability Meets Print”. SGP is considered to be one of the leading authorities in sustainable printing certifications for print manufacturers.
When it comes to packaging, color is the most efficient way to communicate with costumers and to give them a sort of preview of the product. It is said that people perceive colors much faster than text or shapes, so they find and choose products primarily by colors.
During this year’s events, Fespa collected data from more than 1,400 respondents that answered this detailed survey. The respondents were surveyed from more than 100 countries, representing a 59% broader geographical reach than the 2015 research.
The recent Earth Day was a good reminder that we should adopt a few green printing habits, and start practicing environmentally friendly techniques. As a print service, there are lots of practices you can use to contribute to a sustainable environment and keep our planet greener and cleaner.
The FESPA 2018 Global Print Expo will take place over four days, from 15 to 18 May 2018 in Berlin, Germany. This year, the main motto is ‘Where Print Takes Off’, which signifies FESPA’s role as the international platform for new technology, ideas, and applications across the digital wide format, screen printing, and textile printing markets.