SGI Dubai 2020: 'SGI always exceeds expectations with what it offers to participants,’ say Desert Sign CEOs

“Desert Sign has always focused on innovative technologies like UV, solvent, eco-solvent, router and laser machines along with latest eco-friendly digital printing media,” said the company’s CEOs Waqas Sabir (pictured right) and Amar Mustaq.

Regarding Desert Sign’s participation and expectations from the trade show, the CEOs commented, “We are eagerly looking forward to the SGI Dubai 2020 trade show as it has always exceeded our expectations for what it has to offer for the participants. It attracts visitors from around the globe, helping us give our products a good exposure.”

Explaining how their company has been performing doing in this competitive industry, they said, “Over the past years, the competition in the market has increased

SGI Dubai 2020: Masonlite set to launch several new products, offer attractive prices to celebrate their four decades in the industry

Masonlite is ready for the forthcoming edition of SGI 2020. General manager Sunil Purushothaman said, “Preparations are on and we will be launching a few new products –  Plamac brand UV flatbed printers and new models of Artisjet UV printers for the cosmetic industry, sign industry and gifting industry among others.”

He added, “This year’s show is even more significant for us as we are also celebrating our 40th anniversary in this industry. This edition coinciding with Expo 2020, Dubai, has a

Private label brands primed to make their mark in the region

Private label brands are gathering momentum to mount a serious challenge to household brands in consumer shopping carts across the MEA region, according to exhibitors at the inaugural Private Label & Licensing Middle East who hailed the event for giving them a voice and a platform in an industry undergoing rapid change.

The exhibition, developed following extensive industry feedback for a sector-specific event, stressed on the opportunities in an industry that is primed for rapid growth

Tetra Pak honoured with Best Stand Award

Tetra Pak took home the award for best stand at this year’s Gulfood Manufacturing.

This is the sixth time the company wins the title since its participation in the region’s most important F&B manufacturing show.

From interactive production zones and on-stand workshops to displays of sustainable solutions and ingredients labs, under the theme “Do More Together”, Tetra Pak participated this year at Gulfood Manufacturing with a stand which was offering a value-adding and engaging experience

Private Label & Licensing Middle East and Gulfood Manufacturing conclude

Private Label & Licensing Middle East, the MENA region’s only dedicated trade platform for the private label and licensing, and Gulfood Manufacturing, the largest food and beverage processing and packaging show for the Middle East, Asia and Africa, featured more than 2,800 exhibitors this year. The event, inaugurated by HH Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, president of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority took place at Dubai World Trade Centre between 20 to 31 October.

“The inaugural edition of


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  • Exhibition

    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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