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SGIA names the 2019 – 2020 Board of Directors News People on the Move 

SGIA names the 2019 – 2020 Board of Directors

Scott Crosby, tc . holland & crosby, will serve as Chairman Dallas – PRINTING United — Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA) today announces the appointment of its 2019 – 2020 board members. Scott Crosby, tc . holland & crosby, will serve as Chairman of this newest Board of Directors; and Christopher Bernat, Vapor Apparel/Source Substrates LLC, will serve as First... Read More
AATCC, SGIA announce presentations and speakers for the Digital Textile Printing Conference 4.0 Events Press releases 

AATCC, SGIA announce presentations and speakers for the Digital Textile Printing Conference 4.0

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC, USA, September 4, 2019— AATCC and SGIA have partnered to offer the Digital Textile Printing Conference 4.0, a two-day event that will provide registrants with a wealth of understanding and inspiration.  Explore the key trends and technological developments that are accelerating the digitally-printed textile market. The program will feature the industry’s best-known and most-respected experts presenting... Read More
SGIA acquires NAPCO Media Acquisitions News Press releases 

SGIA acquires NAPCO Media

Merger will create a platform designed to grow all segments of the printing industry Fairfax, Va., and Philadelphia — In a move that further enhances its current partnership with NAPCO Media and creates unprecedented value for the industry, the Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA) today announced that it has acquired NAPCO Media. Under the terms of the agreement, which has been... Read More
SGIA enhances rigor, scope of industry research News Press releases 

SGIA enhances rigor, scope of industry research

Engagement, context and value increase with survey panels Fairfax, Va. — SGIA is taking a new approach to its survey methodology, establishing representative survey panels. The panels, which will typically total about 200 volunteers each, represent six industry segments: graphics, garment, commercial, packaging, in-plant and functional printing. “Methodology matters,” said SGIA Chief Economist Andrew D. Paparozzi. “Establishing survey panels minimizes non-response... Read More
Printing United show is 90% sold out Events Press releases 

Printing United show is 90% sold out

FAIRFAX, Va. – February 12, 2019 – Industry-leading suppliers and manufacturers have reserved 90% of available exhibit space for the debut of PRINTING United (Dallas; October 23 – 25, 2019), according to event partners NAPCO Media and the Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA). “PRINTING United continues to gain momentum, and we are pleased to eclipse the 90% sold threshold nine... Read More
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
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