Opening in just over five weeks, FESPA Mexico (20-22 August 2015, Centro Banamex, Mexico City) is on course to be the largest FESPA Mexico event to date, with a 10% increase in overall space. Over 10,000 visitors are expected to pass through the sold-out halls, exploring the latest print machinery, techniques and product solutions.
FESPA Mexico 2015 will see world leading companies including 3M, Avery Dennison, Canon, Epson, HP and MS Printing Solutions showcase their latest technology and solutions for wide format print. This year’s show welcomes a 66% increase in US brands in comparison to 2014, with new exhibitors including Arlon, ASPE, Bordeaux Digital, Coveris, Graphtec, Multicam, Riso, Safety Speed, STS inks and Yupo Corporation.
There are 35 new exhibitors to this year’s show, representing 30% of the show floor. Multiple companies such as 100% Vinil, Allwin, Epson, Casa Díaz, Celupal Gizmo, Sain Soplai and SPI have increased their stand size, so they can display more products and innovations so visitors get the absolute most from their visit.
This year’s FESPA Mexico will include highlights such as the free-to-attend educational conference, which will include sessions every day in Spanish on topics such as Profitability for Graphic Art Producers; Vinyl for Interior Decoration; and the Creative Design for Solutions and Applications. Screen printing guru Charlie Taublieb will be demonstrating garment decoration techniques in the Garment Workshop, and will be on hand to answer any questions.
The winner and finalists of the Design a T-Shirt competition, sponsored by Epson, will be on display in Garment Workshop area. 3M and Mutoh are sponsors for the Mexican edition of the World Wrap Masters, where vinyl graphic installers have the chance to be crowned national champion and win a host of prizes for their business.
Michael Ryan, Group Exhibition Manager for FESPA, comments: “This year’s FESPA Mexico will be bigger and better than ever before. The larger number of international exhibitors speaks volumes for how they regard Mexico as a key growth region. FESPA Mexico is always a bright and exciting show, and I’m looking forward to meeting with both visitors and exhibitors to hear their thoughts as to how the Mexican print industry will continue to evolve.”
FESPA Mexico 2015 is offering the chance for printers to win an iPad Air 32GB; simply visit www.fespamexico.com and under the ‘competitions’ section find out the details and take your entry details to the FESPA stand (A85).
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