23/04/2019The 6th drupa Global Trends Report shows that the global print industry as a whole is in a stable condition.
12/02/2019Touchpoint packaging identifies key projects, announces new advanced partners and formalises cooperation with Italian design school NABA
11/12/2018On October 28th, 2018, the 7th All in Print China (AIP 2018) ended with great success in Shanghai. With the theme of ‘Enter the Era of Intelligent Printing’, this year’s AIP demonstrated trends and developments of printing technologies in recent years - occupying an exhibition area of more than 110,000 square meters for the first time.
06/11/2018drupa will provide decisive stimuli to the global print technology industry from 16 to 26 June 2020. Messe Düsseldorf is experiencing a strong demand for exhibition space. Shortly after the official registration deadline, 96 percent of the planned 160,000 square meter space is already booked.
31/10/2018On 7 and 8 May 2019 the Congress Exhibition PRINT & DIGITAL CONVENTION, highlighting innovations and trends on the subject of “Solutions for Multichannel Marketing”, will take place for the third time at the Congress Center Düsseldorf (CCD). Continuing to grow, around 100 exhibitors and 1,500 visitors are expected.
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 2020 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.