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There’s no business like show business News Opinion 

There’s no business like show business

In the photo/imaging industry, trade shows have been the defining events for decades. Industry veterans can tell you which PMA convention the Advanced Photo System or Photo CD debuted or which photokina the Four-Thirds system was introduced. CES, Photo Plus, WPPI, Imaging USA have all had their place in the introduction of hardware and devices, and are now facing competition... Read More
SGIA Expo 2018 ends strong for Fujifilm Events Press releases 

SGIA Expo 2018 ends strong for Fujifilm

HANOVER PARK, Ill., Oct. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — FUJIFILM North America Corporation, Graphic Systems Division’s innovative superwide and wide format inkjet solutions attracted large crowds at SGIA Expo 2018 in Las Vegas. With more than 24,000 industry professionals at the show, an impressive amount of attendees experienced new and advanced Fujifilm technology within its ‘Win even more work’ themed booth, resulting... Read More
Durst reveals two new printing platforms and software solutions at the 2018 SGIA Expo Events Press releases 

Durst reveals two new printing platforms and software solutions at the 2018 SGIA Expo

Rochester, N.Y. – At this year’s SGIA Expo 2018, October 18-20 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, Durst showcased their leading-edge technology with two new platforms and software solutions, designed to automate and streamline today’s print businesses. Durst featured the award-winning P5 250 HS printing platform and new Rho 512R wide-format roll printer with new LED technology all three days... Read More
SGIA announces expo attendance more than 24,000, paving way for PRINTING United Events News Press releases 

SGIA announces expo attendance more than 24,000, paving way for PRINTING United

Over 24,000 Head to 2018 SGIA Expo for Innovation, Interaction and Inspiration The final SGIA Expo paves the way for 2019’s PRINTING United. Fairfax, Virginia — The Specialty Graphic Imaging Association’s (SGIA) 2018 SGIA Expo — the last before launching its PRINTING United trade show with NAPCO Media in 2019 — brought more than 24,000 people to the Las Vegas... Read More
Epson introduces direct-to-garment solution for 100-percent polyester printing Events New Products Press releases 

Epson introduces direct-to-garment solution for 100-percent polyester printing

New Pretreatment for Polyester Opens up Epson SureColor F2000 and F2100 Direct-to-Garment Printers to New Markets LAS VEGAS (SGIA Expo, Booth #1414) – Oct. 18, 2018 – Epson today announced a new Direct-to-Garment (DTG) pretreatment solution for polyester garments available for Epson’s DTG solutions – the SureColor® F2000 and F2100. The easy-to-use solution keeps with the traditional DTG workflow, while... Read More
Graphics of Americas now under SGIA ownership Events Press releases 

Graphics of Americas now under SGIA ownership

Trade show will relaunch February 2020 Fairfax, Virginia — The Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA) has purchased the printing trade show Graphics of the Americas (GOA) from the Florida Graphics Alliance (FGA) (formerly the Printing Association of Florida). Following a transition period, GOA will relaunch in February 2020 in Miami Beach, Florida. SGIA acquired the show in August 2018. “GOA... Read More
SGIA announces 2018 Product of the Year Winners Press releases 

SGIA announces 2018 Product of the Year Winners

All 255 entries will be displayed in the Golden Image Gallery/Product of the Year Gallery at the 2018 SGIA Expo Fairfax, Virginia – After evaluating a record-setting field of 255 submissions, judges of the 2018 Product of the Year Competition selected 68 winning products, the Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA) announced today. “This year’s competition was tight. A number of... Read More
SGIA reports growing list of 2018 Expo exhibitors Events Press releases 

SGIA reports growing list of 2018 Expo exhibitors

More than 550 companies will show attendees the latest innovations in all facets of the printing industry. Fairfax, Virginia — As of July 17, the Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA) reports 559 companies have signed on to exhibit at the 2018 SGIA Expo (October 18–20, Las Vegas Convention Center). Filling an exposition hall the size of 10 football fields, exhibitors... Read More
PRINT United Is rebranded as PRINTING United Events Press releases 

PRINT United Is rebranded as PRINTING United

A legal challenge leads to a name change for the October 23-25, 2019, Expo in Dallas. FAIRFAX, Va. and PHILADELPHIA – NPES – The Association for Suppliers of Printing, Publishing, and Converting Technologies, Inc. (d/b/a The Association for PRINT Technologies) filed a lawsuit against the Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA) and NAPCO Media. The lawsuit alleged trademark infringement and unfair... Read More
Pro Imaging Golf event announces education program Events 

Pro Imaging Golf event announces education program

2018 Pro Imaging & SGIA Golf Championship & Expo announced the education lineup for its 30th annual event, on Saturday, April 21. The evening event will feature three speakers. 1) Engage In-Store Like Never Before with Beacon Technology, featuring John Bush, President of Envisage Engagement Technologies, Firebolt Group Firebolt Group’s digital team president, John Bush, will present the company’s take... Read More
PRINT United announces Kodak will exhibit in 2019 Events News 

PRINT United announces Kodak will exhibit in 2019

PHILADELPHIA – February 15, 2018 – As market convergence continues to accelerate, Kodak has decided to support the 2019 PRINT United Expo in Dallas, Oct. 23-25, 2019. ”We see the convergence of multiple market segments and technologies as printers are looking for flexible solutions to enable their growth and brands are looking for high-quality, cost effective solutions,” says Patti Smith,... Read More
Ten independent PIA affiliates on board to support PRINT United Events Press releases 

Ten independent PIA affiliates on board to support PRINT United

Leaders in the commercial printing industry lend their support to the new expo from SGIA and NAPCO Media. FAIRFAX, Va. – January 16, 2018 – PRINT United LLC reports that 10 independent regional and state affiliates of Printing Industries of America (PIA), serving commercial printing markets, have agreed to promote the launch of the PRINT United Expo to their members. The... Read More
Fujifilm joins PRINT United’s roster of participants Events News 

Fujifilm joins PRINT United’s roster of participants

HANOVER PARK, ILL. and PHILADELPHIA – January 17, 2018 – Taking part in a trade show is one of the most carefully considered investments a graphic systems technology supplier is called upon to make. The outcome of Fujifilm’s strategic review of its trade show options is its decision to join the lengthening list of major suppliers that are planning to... Read More
PIA and SGIA Launch 2018 Conference and Event Partnership Events Press releases 

PIA and SGIA Launch 2018 Conference and Event Partnership

Conferences will tackle issues common across the printing industry Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and Fairfax, Virginia — Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA) President & CEO Ford Bowers will launch “Color 2018,” the first in a series of conferences jointly presented by Printing Industries of America (PIA) and SGIA. While this is the first formal agreement between the two organizations, the arrangement builds on... Read More
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