Industry news

  • Puncher Convention postponed

    The planned Puncher Convention on October 9th at HAKRO GmbH in Schrozberg, Germany has been postponed to 16 April 2021. The convention would have been the first event in the newly built and designed innovation showroom in the new logistics centre building of HAKRO. Due to Corona, however, the construction work was delayed in the last weeks and the remaining work and the regulatory approval of the event room will not be completed by the deadline. Read More →

  • FESPA Mexico postponed to September 2021

    FESPA has announced that FESPA Mexico 2020 will be postponed to 23 – 25 September 2021. The exhibition, which was originally scheduled to take place from 26 – 28 November 2020, will again be hosted at the Centro Citibanamex in Mexico City. Read More →

  • Printwear & Promotion LIVE! 2021 postponed until later in the year

    The decision was made on Friday, September 18 to postpone Printwear & Promotion LIVE! 2021 from the scheduled dates of Sunday, February 21 to Monday, February 23, until later in the year. The February dates were giving serious reason for doubt with the organisation and exhibitors, due to the increased uncertainty, as a result of the recent rise in infections and local lockdowns, and with the winter still to come. Read More →

  • New date for EXPO 4.0 in Stuttgart

    The next combined trade fair EXPO 4.0 – comprising the three trade fairs TecStyle Visions, GiveADays and wetec – takes place from 31 March to 2 April 2022 in Stuttgart, Germany. The new trade fair date creates a beneficial distance from other industry events in spring 2022 and a thematic use of the structure of the Oskar Lapp Hall (Hall 6), Alfred Kärcher Hall (Hall 8) and Paul Horn Hall (Hall 10). Read More →

  • Heimtextil 2021 to be held in May

    The next Heimtextil has been postponed from January and will now be held concurrently with Techtextil and Texprocess 2021 in Frankfurt from 4 to 7 May 2021. The current situation with respect to the corona pandemic and the associated international travel restrictions have caused Messe Frankfurt to postpone the next Heimtextil from the planned dates in January until 4 to 7 May 2021. Read More →

  • FESPA Awards 2020 winners announced

    FESPA has announced the winners of this year’s FESPA Awards. The winners were announced during an online ceremony hosted by FESPA’s Technical Support Manager, Graeme Richardson-Locke, in lieu of the live Gala Awards event which would have taken place during this year’s Global Print Expo in Madrid. Read More →

  • PSI becomes a big sustainability stage

    PSI 2021 will serve as the new stage for the sixth PSI Sustainability Awards, which will be organised with the special category “Innovator of the Year” for the first time now. All sustainably acting companies can apply until 1 October 2020. Read More →

  • “We have the masks. You have the choice!”

    L-Shop-Team offers customers the opportunity to test all masks in a 11-piece mask set at a special price of €24.90. “We have the masks. You have the choice!“ with this motto L-shop-team has been offering a variety of different reusable mouth-nose masks since May. Read More →