17/09/2018VDMA future workshop brings together member companies, trend researchers, students and the drupa management team to discuss the influences of social and technological trends on printing & paper and develop a joint vision.
21/06/2018drupa today announced the partners who will contribute to the touchpoint packaging 2021 steering committee. After a successful premiere at drupa 2016, touchpoint packaging will once again be the place to be for converters and brand owners involved within the packaging industry.
13/06/2018For her doctoral thesis on “Maschinengeschichten und Prozesswelten. Interferenzmuster des Ontomedialen zwischen Technowissenschaften und Prozessphilosophien” (Machine Stories and Process Worlds. OntoMedia Interference Patterns between Techno Sciences and Process Philosophies) Dr. Lisa Handel (33) was awarded the drupa Prize 2018.
11/05/2018The 5th Global Trends Report, published at the end of April, is well established as a unique annual survey of the state of print. However by definition it cannot analyse all issues in the depth the drupa team would like. Hence the Spotlight report will take one important topic each year. This year it is the impact of inkjet printing.
12/04/2018Printers and suppliers from the majority of market sectors reported growing confidence in their companies’ economic performance. The opportunity was taken this year to track patterns of performance over the years. Packaging remains the most buoyant market and there has been a steady improvement in confidence over the five years amongst Commercial printers.
28/02/2018The Algerian, Maghreb and West African markets for paper processing, printing technologies, finishing and packaging printing are on the upswing.
20/09/2017The sixth edition of PACK PRINT INTERNATIONAL was officially opened by Dr Somchai Harnhirun, Ph.D. Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Industry, with the theme of “Packaging and Printing for the Future” to bring forward latest technological innovations in line with ‘Thailand 4.0’ development plan.
22/02/2017Following the successful drupa in Spring 2016, this 4th annual Global Trends report gives the detailed evidence to support the thesis that globally Print is recovering well from the double challenge of the 2007/8 economic crisis and the strategic shift towards digital communications.