There are a number of media and consumable solutions being shown at The Print Show this year
Something that has made The Print Show popular over the years has been the range of solutions and technologies on offer for all corners of the print industry. We highlight the media and consumable options visitors can experience at the 2023 event.
Premier Paper Group, Stand B01
First up and Premier Paper Group is showcasing Drytac products having recently announced a new exclusive deal in the UK and Ireland.
The deal means Premier Paper now offers a range of solutions for the large-format print and signage markets.
Speaking about the deal, Hayden Kelley, chief executive officer of Drytac, comments: “Visitors to The Print Show this month will be able to experience Drytac’s leading solutions first-hand and speak with both Premier and Drytac experts about the benefits of working with Drytac materials across a range of print-focused projects. They will also be able to learn how these products can help their businesses grow.”
Premier will also have Corporate Social Responsibility and sustainability specialists on-hand to discuss environmental initiatives like the Carbon Capture program.
As in previous years, Premier’s stand is one of the first visitors can see when entering the hall being located just in front of the entrance.
Presco UK, Stand P60
Described as a “one-stop-shop for print finishing supplies”, Presco is using its spot at The Print Show 2023 to showcase several new and improved adhesive tapes by Guarantape.
The company is also showcasing a new tape dispenser gun for the most demanding and heavy-duty signage and construction tapes usually applied by hand, streamlining the production process.
Visitors to the stand won’t leave empty-handed as the company is launching the next edition of the Presco catalogue as well as handing out free chocolate.
Matthew Painter, managing director of Presco explains: “We decided to sign up for The Print Show 2023 with more space this year due to the great interaction we had last year with customers and newcomers to Presco and Guarantape tapes and adhesives, but also to give away lots more free gifts as this made all visitors to our stand pretty happy!
“Nothing beats Cadburys and judging by the response last year, any visitors will be interested in our clear and simple tape products too. We made many on-stand sales of tape packages and small machines and are looking forward to talking to visitors again this year.”
PG Paper, Stand A45
UK-based paper, packaging, and pulp distributor PG Paper is set to exhibit at The Print Show 2023 for the first time at what it describes as an “exciting time for the UK market”.
The company’s UK operations are continuing to grow and as a result, its says participating in The Print Show was a strategic decision driven by its focus on meeting its partners’ needs.
Most recently, PG Paper has partnered with European specialty paper manufacturer Mosaico Specialty Papers to relaunch its Trucard brand back into the UK market with the new range being demonstrated at The Print Show for the first time.
PG Paper is also showcasing a number of its international supply partners, offering graphical and packaging materials on a stock and indent basis.
Visitors to the stand are able to meet with PG Paper’s Business Development team to discuss both UK and global operations and engage in supply chain discussions to highlight where the company can add value and discuss mutually beneficial partnerships.
Leipa, Stand P28
Producer of 100% recycled paper and packaging for the print sector, Leipa, is showcasing its 100% recycled paper in reels and newly launched sheets for graphic printers at The Print Show 2023.
Visitors to the company’s stand are able to learn the benefits of recycled paper and how brand reputation can be increased through using this.
Aside from its products, Leipa also offers comprehensive consulting in sustainable print with services to improve print effectiveness.
Sarah Lesting, managing director of Leipa UK, comments: “Our UK team are on hand with a wealth of experience – printer, merchant, and recycling career history – all to assist in closed loops scenarios! Our staff can offer reliable and credible advice on a host of paper and packaging-related topics.”
Bisbell Magnetic Products, Stand C42
Provider of magnetic products such as Magnetic Sheet, Magnetic Tape, Ferro/Steel Sheet, and standard magnets, Bisbell Magnetic Products is showcasing its range of magnetic and ferrous products including classics such as the 0.85mm vehicle grade magnetic that is an industry standard for all car and van signage.
New products on show include the 0.3mm PET magnetic which is PVC-free, along with the 0.6mm wide-format and a range of magnetic material in a variety of finishes.
In addition to this, Bisbell is showcasing a range of ferrous materials in a variety of widths and finishes such as the popular dry-wipe or blackboard finish, along with the traditional materials, and the EZ cling window films which use nano technology for window displays.
These products are being shown in situ, with printed display panels along with advice on how the materials can be used as well as an interactive element designed to get visitors involved using the Wall-Mag dry-wipe range.
“Come visit Bisbell on Stand C42 and view the full range of products available along with the multitude of uses for the materials,” says Alison Wainwright, operations director of Bisbell Magnetic Products. “On the stand will be Oliver and Toniea to answer all questions regarding the products and uses.”