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World Economic Forum views 3D printing as key technology

As the 3D printing is about to enter the mainstream, the World Economic Forum (WEF) takes note. They asked more than 800 executives and experts from the information and communications technology sector about their expectations on 21 tipping points. Here are the experts’ views on how 3D printing will change manufacturing and medicine in the years to come.

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Infographic: The economics of print

Our second drupa Global trends report is out now, tracking key economic and market developments in the global print industry over the period leading to drupa 2016 and beyond. Here’s a summary of the results in an infographic.

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The Economics of Print – The new world order

Our second drupa Global trends report is out now, tracking key economic and market developments in the global print industry over the period leading to drupa 2016 and beyond. This year we issued a full separate supplier survey, sharing some questions with the printers, but also asking other more specific questions relevant to them. Here's the executive summary.

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The Future of Barcodes is DotCode

With the latest update of DotCode, a new and innovative 2D barcode system entered the market that allows barcodes to be applied at a speed of more than 1,000 codes per seconds. This potentially revolutionary technology, which already proved successful in the European tobacco industry, could be a real win for other industries as well.

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