With our series drupa Essentials of Print, we provide printing professionals with a platform to share their views on industry-related topics.
COVID-19 is bringing countries all around the world to a hold. It’s not just the virus itself that has healthcare professionals worried but rather the lack of medical instruments. A local Park Lake business has experimented to approach the healthcare crisis with the help of 3D printing.
The Pantone Colour System was invented in 1963 and since then it’s impossible to imagine the industry without him. Besides its importance for corporate designs, the colour system is known for one thing in particular: The colour of the year.
In this edition of Pioneers of Printing we focus on the ground-breaking achievements of Charles “Chuck” Hull. His success story of the “father of 3D printing” shaped the print industry forever. Nowadays, 3D printing is playing an important part in the future of our industry, manufacturing and medical printing.
Martin Thuo and his team from the Iowa State University have developed a new heat-free technology for flexible electronics. It can be manufactured without damaging the base material and is also suitable for paper.
Sustainability is one of the top trends for 2020. Many established companies and fresh star-ups are working on alternative packaging options. Better Packaging Co, a new start-up from Australia, now aims to reduce amount of plastic waste generated by the eCommerce industry.