Grafica News - March 2017
6 Indian print firms shortlisted for Fespa Awards'17
Six Indian printing firms have been shortlisted for the Fespa Awards 2017. Interestingly, in the 'Functional Printing' category (Industrial screen printing) all the five shortlisted entries are from India, viz, Protolab Electrotechnologies, Keetronics, Shakti Keypads (India) and Classic Stripes. Classic Stripes has also got shortlisted under the category 'Decals and Printed Labels'. On the other hand, Mumbai based Perfect Packaging has got shortlisted under the category 'Special Effect'.
According to Fespa officials, hundreds of entries were submitted for this year's Awards. A group of experts carefully evaluated each piece of creative work and had the tough task of picking out the best prints for short listing. The expert judging panel has hailed the innovation, highquality and creativity of this year's entries.
The final winner will only be announced on May 10 2017 at the FESPA's Dinner Gala at the Grand Elysée Hamburg, Germany. Until then let's keep our finger crossed.
For more details on Fespa Awards, log on to: http://www.fespaawards.com/shortlist
FESPA 2017 (8 - 12 May 2017) is an international expo encompassing screen, digital and textile print. The exhibition, to be held in Hamburg, Germany, is expected to have more than 700 exhibiting brands. For free entry to FESPA 2017, European Sign Expo and Printeriors use code: FESG702 when registering.
On the sidelines of the Fespa Expo, there will be over 100 free seminars across 5 days (8-12 May 2017). These seminars will deliver key insights and market knowledge across the sign-making, digital, screen, industrial, textile and interior printing industries. For more information log on to: www.fespa2017.com.