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Wrapping Under Construction

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Signarama of Walpole wraps trailer for zoo.

It took three days for the Signarama of Walpole crew to wrap this 50-foot trailer for Zoo New England – not because they were slow, but because it was still under construction. Add 15 hours of print time on 3M IJ180Cv3 on their HP Latex 310 plus a three-hour round trip and you get one time-intensive job.

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New Laminating Film from Orafol

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For protecting UV printed graphics.

Orafol has released Oraguard 215DU Laminating Film. The company reports the film utilizes a bonding adhesive specially formulated for UV printed graphics designed to eliminate silvering.

Available in matte and gloss in 54- and 60-in. widths.
 

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FESPA Now an Annual Event

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Replaces FESPA Digital with full-sized expo.

FESPA has announced that it will combine its biennial expo for screen, textile, and wide-format digital printing with its annual FESPA Digital show to create one annual event.

Neil Felton, CEO, says in a release that visitors and exhibitors indicated “they would prefer to see FESPA present one annual event, embracing both digital and analog products and applications to reflect the diversity of their businesses.”

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Wrap Insanity: 6 Vinyl Pros

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Vehicle wraps that make a statement on the pavement.

When done right, vehicle wraps can be the perfect advertisement. They have an immediate visual impact, convey professionalism and personality, and – the best part – they go everywhere your customer goes. And they’re not just for businesses anymore; custom, high-end work for personal vehicles is gradually becoming a bigger part of the market.

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SGIA Sponsors Packaging Conference

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Digital Print for Packaging US held in Atlanta this June.

SGIA has signed on as a sponsor for Smithers Pira’s Digital Print for Packaging US 2017 (DPP) conference. Scheduled for June 6-7 in Atlanta, DPP attendees include brand owners, converters, printing equipment suppliers, and packaging designers.

SGIA’s president and CEO, Ford Bowers, has also joined the conference’s advisory board.

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Brands Imaging Adorns Trash Cans with Art

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Public art program commissions trash can wraps.

The fruits of neighborhood beautification efforts are often found on the sides of buildings, but Mural Arts Philadelphia thought: Why not use a canvas that’s pretty much the slum of the street – trash cans? The public art program, founded to unite artists and communities throughout Philadelphia, commissioned 30 trash can wraps from local print shop Brands Imaging.

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Orlando Welcomes the InPrint Show

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The first-ever North American edition opens in April.

The InPrint Show, a trade fair dedicated to industrial printing, is preparing for its first-ever North American event this April 25-27 in Orlando, Florida. Technologies on the show floor will span specialty, screen, digital, inkjet, and 3D printing for the functional, decorative, and packaging markets.

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EFI Demonstrates the Magic of a Complete Fast Fashion Workflow at Fashion Event

Electronics For Imaging, Inc. (Nasdaq:EFII) is developing advanced digital textile ecosystem designed to enable a streamlined fast fashion production workflows. EFI™ is showing its unique, end-to-end workflow for design-to-finished-garment process at the MAGIC Marketplace event, February 20-23 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

Aslan at EuroShop 2017

ASLAN, the family-owned German specialist in developing and manufacturing self-adhesive films, will be exhibiting at EuroShop (Duesseldorf, Germany) from 5th to 9th of March 2017. Every three years, the leading global retail show highlights the latest trends and innovations in areas such as POS, visual merchandising, shop fitting and show and event marketing. 

Kodak Showcases Latest Advances in Stream and Ultrastream Inkjet Technology at Hunkeler Innovation Days 2017

Visitors to Kodak’s stand (Hall 2, Stand P01) at Hunkeler Innovation Days can see how the latest advances in the company’s Stream and ULTRASTREAM Technology create new opportunities in digital printing, including a wider range of applications and substrates that can be utilised.

Prototypes and various configurations of KODAK ULTRASTREAM Technology are on show and visitors can view a range of printed samples to compare the advanced quality to offset printing.