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Seventh Spectrum makes new investment due to expansion

Qatar-based Seventh Spectrum Control P in Doha has invested in a new HP Scitex XL 1500 large format printer from Izumi Solutions.

Acccording to Izumi Solutions, the HP Scitex XL1500 is a full solution to meet most super-wide format needs.

Managing director Mahmoud Darwish said they had purchased the machine at the recent Sign and Graphic Imaging expo because the company was expanding. They were particularly keen to explore fabric printing in terms of banners and flags, despite the market being “immature” in Qatar. “Our quest is to develop that market here,” said Darwish. “You can’t just wait for the market to develop, you have to be proactive.”

He said they had also invested in the machine to

Digital printer walks off with MACtac award

Dubai-based Color Mix is one of a select group of international companies to have won an award at the recent MACtac Worldwide Award ceremony in Dubai, UAE.
The company won in the Vehicle Graphics category.

“I am happy with the award,” said Color Mix owner, Nabeel Ali. “The recognition helps a lot in terms of the market at the moment. It is good to be recognised as one of the best.”

He said he was proud of their winning entry - an image of bottles printed onto the

Avery Dennison and Mactac at Fespa 2020

Avery Dennison and Mactac will be showcasing  more than 10 new innovations across automotive, architectural, interior decoration and retail applications at Fespa in March 2020.

Oliver Guenther, senior director, Marketing and Channel Strategy, said: “2020 sees a new southern European venue for FESPA and some exciting new innovations from Avery Dennison and Mactac. The FESPA theme is ‘Where Colours Come Alive’, and we will be showing a huge breadth of choices across colour and digital wrapping

Dubai airport ad company to utilise digital print industry 2009-02-01 20

As part of a plan to see the Dubai airport “more engaging” and “interactive”, JCDecaux - the company that has been awarded  the 10-year ad contract - is to work closely with local digital printers.
“The digital printing market is booming in the region,” said the company’s Middle East and Africa’s managing director, Alexandre Roubaud.
“There are many digital printing companies just here in Dubai alone.
“As one of the key

SGI Dubai 2020: Silver sponsor Heliozid Océ to focus on UV printers and textile printing

Heliozid Océ will be the silver sponsor at the SGI Dubai 2020 show. Philippe Husni, general manager, Heliozid Océ, said, “We hope that will attract visitors to our stand to discover some of the latest technologies and products.”

He added, “SGI is expensive when one considers all the costs involved in the space rental, stand, power consumption and costs of moving the equipment in and out. ROI on these kind of shows are measured over the long term rather than overnight. The show’s strength lies

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    The first ever 3D printing conference cum exhibition ‘3D Print UAE’ took place on 17th and 18th August 2015 at Dubai World Trade Centre, UAE which attracted a number of like-minded 3D Printing professionals from over 40 nations.

    3D Print UAE exhibition cum conference is a concept aimed at providing a broad scale platform for the manufacturing sector and consumer world across the ME region. 

    3D Print UAE gave an opportunity for the additive manufacturing experts from across the globe to converge on this regional platform to showcase their solutions, analyze the benefits and discuss the opportunities in the Middle East. It also provided the opportunity for a listen- in to first-hand experience from industry leaders, connect solutions for overcoming challenges in the field, and enhance the brand and  business portfolio. 

     Steffan Ritt, VP-head of global marketing and communications, SLM Solutions Group commented:  “Since, this is the first kind of event in this region, it has attracted less number of visitors. However, the visitors and participants were more positive. Overall, the show went fairly well for us but we would have been happier if the organizers promoted the event well in advance.”  SLM Solutions were one among the gold sponsors of the event.

    Most of visitors commented that these kinds of exhibitions and conference should be encouraged to create more awareness about the 3D printing in this region. 

     
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