SGI DUBAI NEWS

CANON JOINS THE LIST OF EXHIBITORS AT SGI DUBAI 2019

Canon Middle East continues its tradition of being a part of the region’s largest trade show - SGI Dubai 2019. This year show Canon will show how their end-to-end wide format production solutions empower graphics producers to pursue new growth opportunities, either by diversification into new application areas or by optimizing production of their established portfolio. Visitors will discover their wide range of indoor and outdoor signage applications as well as their wide format solutions and services offered through Canon partners across the region. In addition, they will also be demonstrating other products related to signage applications including large format printers, flatbed printers and roll-to-roll solutions.
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AFRICAN PRINTING INDUSTRY TO GAIN FROM SGI DUBAI 2019

The African printing and signage industry will immensely benefit from the innovative products and solutions at the Sign and Graphic Imaging – SGI Dubai 2019 trade show. According to a Smithers Pira report titled ‘The Future of Printing in Middle East and Northern Africa to 2022’ the printing market is poised to reach US$54 billion in 2022. According to the World Bank, six of the world’s ten fastest growing economies this year are in Africa. With such outstanding growth figures and the fact that most developed nations aren’t registering such growth in the printing industry, print manufacturers from around the world are looking at new markets like Africa to explore and invest.
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OKI LAUNCHES AR APP FOR RETAILERS

OKI launched its new smartphone app, the ‘OKI AR Showroom’. This innovation enables customers to visualise OKI’s devices as well as high impact visual communications materials in their own environments using Augmented Reality (AR). Designed for retailers, the app is free to use and language agnostic, ensuring retailers in any country can benefit from its use. AR technology projects images onto the screen of a smartphone or tablet when the device is in camera mode. Find out more about OKI’s innovations at SGI Dubai 2019.

'WALL OF FAME' TO SHOWCASE CREATIVE MASTERPIECES FROM ACROSS THE GLOBE AT SGI DUBAI 2019

‘Wall of Fame’ competition will once again be a destination for some interesting creative masterpieces during the SGI Dubai 2019. SGI Dubai 2019 is the largest printing, signage and imaging exhibition in the Middle East, bringing together key stakeholders of the industry on a single platform. Participants in the 3rd edition of the ‘Wall of Fame’ competition will be showcasing their most creative pieces of artwork or printing that they have worked on during the 2018 calendar year.

Send in your entries to the show at the earliest to mohammad@iecdubai.com or vimal@whitewaterpr.com
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INDUSTRY NEWS

COLORGATE ACQUIRED BY RICOH

Ricoh has acquired German software provider ColorGate in a deal worth around €10m (£8.7m). Ricoh said the acquisition was intended to strengthen its industrial printing business and that it was particularly attracted by ColorGate's specialism in colour management. ColorGate previously collaborated with Ricoh on the new Pro T7210, the manufacturer's first wide-format UK flatbed. Read More

COL. ART INVESTS IN ANAPURNA H2500I LED PRINTER AFTER SEEING A SAMPLE IN SGI DUBAI

Col. Art Publishing and Advertising LLC, located in Dubai, have invested in a wide format Agfa Anapurna H2500i LED press. Speaking to Print Week regarding their purchase the spokesperson mentioned a trip to SGI Dubai where he saw a sample printed directly with UV process Read More

SGI DUBAI 2019 ATTRACTIONS

SGI DUBAI 2019 – WALL OF FAME
Celebrating creativity!

One of the most anticipated section of the exhibition, 'WALL OF FAME' showcases some highly creative campaigns from across several continents at the SGI Dubai show. The idea is to generate awareness around the global campaigns that the exhibitors have created to make an impact on the minds of their consumers within their markets. It is important to know what has worked well for brands across the globe and our platform will help the industry to view and learn from this collection of masterpieces.

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