Industrial Print Technology Leaders Amongst 100 Plus Exhibitors already Committed to InPrint 2017 in Munich

Eight months ahead of the show, some 100 exhibitors from 12 countries have already secured their stand spaces at this year’s Industrial Print Show read an update on show progress here.

Graham Vlcek joins IIJ to drive US Inkjet Operations as President

Industrial Inkjet Limited (IIJ), the fast-expanding manufacturer of bespoke digital print engines based on Konica Minolta inkjet print heads, has appointed Graham VIcek as President of its US operations.

Real and Artificial Intelligence - Using both to gain profit-building efficiencies

Real and Artificial Intelligence - Using both to gain profit-building efficiencies

Following on from EFI's Connect event , Mike Plier, EFI's Business Development Director of Inks, will be at InPrint USA to explain more about the innovation and 'stretching the imagination' with a variety of exciting print possibilities.

Global Print Solutions and Sakurai - Leading the Wearables Revolution

I recently talked with Paul Brook from Global Print Solutions and Claudio Moffa (pictured above on right) of Sakurai about the development of an exciting innovation for wearable technology.

Emphasizing Tradition whilst Embracing modernity

Emphasizing Tradition whilst Embracing modernity

Continuing our recent theme of Digital Decor and in particular Wall coverings, I was lucky enough to speak to President of the IGI Wall Coverings organisation - Pascal Siellet - MD of UGEPA , France's largest wallpaper producer and designer.

GIS Brings Latest Innovations to Inaugural InPrint USA Show

GIS Brings Latest Innovations to Inaugural InPrint USA Show

Global Inkjet Systems (GIS), key partner for industrial OEMs, integrators and system builders,is showcasing its latest innovations at the inaugural InPrint USA show - April 25-27, Orlando, Florida. As a company with over 10 years of innovation in software, electronics and machine control for industrial inkjet, GIS will be demonstrating its powerful Atlas®platform and Ink System Components on booth #1725.

InPrint USA launch 2017 Survey and Report with Special Focus on Packaging

Anticipated growth for industrial, digital inkjet print technology for production in functional, decorative and packaging printing sectors remains strong and buoyant, according to a new survey and white paper produced by I.T. Strategies forInPrintUSA: The Industrial Print Show.74% of survey respondents felt that the packaging sector has the greatest amount of expected growth in 2017.


Creating the textures that bring designs to life

Creating the textures that bring designs to life

An Interview with Peter Tielemans - Global Sales Manager Decorative Laminates – Sappi Europe who shares his view of the exciting products Sappi are developing.

Digital Decor: Soyang - The Quiet Giant

I recently caught up with Mark Mashiter of Soyang who have been operating now for 11 years in Europe. And as Mark modestly says, from the start of this venture, it has gone ‘quite well’. Now in their third premises, having outgrown the other two, I talked to Mark about growth and change in the use of their products, the building of their business and the markets they serve.

The Sky’s the limit with Heidelberg 4D printing: New business opportunities with print on objects

The Sky’s the limit with Heidelberg 4D printing: New business opportunities with print on objects

 

I was recently fortunate enough to catch up with Frank Janssen, General Manager of 4D Print at Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG (Heidelberg) about their presence at the forthcoming InPrint USA 25-27th April and to discuss the US showcase of the revolutionary  4D technology – the Heidelberg Omnifire 250.

Digital Innovation improving screen printing for Industrial applications

Digital Innovation improving screen printing for Industrial applications

Frazer Chesterman interviews Peter Max Weber, President of Award winning Screen and Digital Equipment provider - dlp imaging inc, (dlpic)

Digital Decor: A focus on Bodhi Tree, a Bangkok based digital decor business

This article takes a look at Bangkok based Bodhi Tree, a specialist wallcoverings business. Developed out he growth in demand for customised environments. We talk to the owner of the business, Cholakarn Visutipitakul about the success of the business. 

Lausanne Calling

Lausanne Calling

IMI Europe are running the Inkjet Engineering and Inkjet Development Conference in Lausanne later this month and we caught up with their Managing Director, Dr Tim Phillips to find out more about this year’s event

Rooms with a view

Rooms with a view

We caught up with COO of Vistadigital , Paul Feather and his colleague Ken Hardisty to ask a few questions about the development of their Digital Printed Wallcoverings business and the potential of digital produced interior decoration market.

Tonejet becomes first Global Packaging Partner of InPrint for 2017

Tonejet, the only manufacturer of advanced electro-static drop-on-demand digital print engines, today announces that it has become a Global Packaging Partner of InPrint in 2017.

Global Inkjet Systems Co-Founder Passes Away

Unfortunately some sad news this morning as we learn that Jim Brotton, Global Inkjet Systems Co-Founder and Director, has passed away aged 69. Jim died on Saturday, 4th February 2017. Our sympathy goes to all at GIS from the InPrint Team.

A view from AGFA - Industrial Inkjet Printing : What is it and Is it fit for growth ?

A view from AGFA - Industrial Inkjet Printing : What is it and Is it fit for growth ?

Agfa Graphics will be present at the InPrint USA show in Orlando 25-27th April 2017.  We recently caught up with Marc Graindourze, Business Development Manager & Tom Cloots, Director Industrial Inkjet at Agfa Graphics to hear their view on growth of this exciting segment.

 

InPrint USA: Discussion with Tim Scully of Engineered Printing Solutions, Platinum Sponsor for InPrint USA

Engineered Printing Solutions are the Platinum Sponsor for InPrint USA which will take place 25-27 April 2017 in Orlando. In this interview we talk about the development of the business, a company which has evolved with technology to become expert at direct to shape printing technology whether pad printing or inkjet. Here I talk to Vice President of Sales, Tim Scully.

The Challenge of Improving your Sales - What does an effective sales team look like?

The Challenge of Improving your Sales - What does an effective sales team look like?

We begin a series of Leadership blogs focused on business growth and in particular on Sales development. The blog is provided by our friend and mentor Paul Streeter.