The World Out of Home Organisation annual Congress - cancelled in 2020 because of the Covid-19 outbreak - has been re-scheduled for 12 - 14 May 2021. It will take place at the same venue - the Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel.
The seventh Drupa Global Trends Report - from a survey conducted before the coronavirus pandemic - will be published later this month. Results showed a global industry that remained positive but reflected more challenging global economic conditions.
AXYZ Automation Group (AAG - comprising AXYZ Routers, WardJet Waterjets, and CNCShop) has created an online group called Fabricators Fighting COVID-19 on LinkedIn to bring together companies that can help make PPE.
One in seven (15%) SME owners that have tried to access funds from the Government’s financial assistance programme during the COVID-10 crisis have so far been unsuccessful according to Bionic, a business switching service.
Organisers of the inaugural UK Graphic Awards - scheduled to take place on 15 September - have extended entry options and issued a statement confirming that judging will go ahead on schedule as planned despite the COVID-19 working restrictions.
Richard McCombe, MD at Scottish-based large-format PSP Matic Media Services, has issued an open letter setting out his fears for business amid the COVID-19 pandemic in the hope that trade bodies can bring weight to bear and improve matters.
InPrint is teaming up with ICE Europe and CCE International in 2021 to garner increased footfall from the packaging sector. InPrint Munich will run 9 to 11 March 2021 at the Munich Trade Fair Centre in Germany.