FESPA's Asia Print Expo for screen, textile and digital wide format printing to be held next month in Bangkok, Thailand will feature new garment printing technologies and the World Wrap Masters Asia contest - entries still open.
|World Wrap Masters Asia 2018|
More than 50 companies will be exhibiting at the event in the BITEC exhibition centre in Bangkok from 21 to 23 February 2019, providing printers and sign-makers with an opportunity to discover latest products and technologies from leading players in the market.
The best wrappers from around the world will showcase their skills wrapping vehicles such as Honda City cars and other items including Denken helmets, using vinyl from event partner HEXIS to compete for the title of World Wrap Master Asia 2019.
“This adrenaline-fueled show feature will showcase the skill and creativity of vehicle wrappers and is designed to recognize and promote the global vehicle wrapping community at their best, while illustrating how vehicle decoration can be an effective tool in the marketing mix,” say the organisers.
|World Wrap Masters Asia 2018|
The contest is still open for entries and the winner, announced on the 23 February, will proceed to the World Wrap Masters Final at FESPA Global Print Expo in Munich, Germany (14-17 May 2019), competing against regional winners from FESPA events in Brazil, Eurasia, Africa, Munich and Mexico.
For more details visit: www.asiaprintexpo.com/world-wrap-masters-asia
|Print Make Wear at FESPA Asia 2018|
The Print Make Wear Asia section of the show will focus exclusively on fashion textiles, garments and printed accessories, including a live production environment highlighting every step in the screen and digital print production process, from initial design to finished product.
“Addressing the rising interest in garment production and printing, Print Make Wear Asia will showcase end-to-end workflows consistent with a real garment production environment,” says FESPA Asia. “With a focus on sustainability and speciality screen printing, partner VASTEX will showcase the latest in manual screen printing presses and drying, together with Easyway Systems, who will demonstrate screen printing reclamation equipment. Visitors to the feature have the opportunity to engage directly with experts to exchange experiences and share knowledge in the interests of a more sustainable fashion value chain, as well as attend practical workshops on current screen printing techniques.”
Visitors will also be able to attend a range of seminars covering screen, digital and textile printing, as well as environmental issues and sustainability.
A daily keynote address from marketing experts will include a presentation from CEO and founder of STEPS Academy, Nuttawee Tantisajjatham, a leading digital marketing speaker, trainer and consultant for several major global brands.
There will also be a number of technical seminars throughout the duration of the event. To see the full conference programme, visit here.
For more information on Asia Print Expo 2019 visit: www.asiaprintexpo.com