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Latest News

Screen Print India 2016 with special rates for exhibiting ESMA members

09 November 2015

Screen Print India has always been among the world’s leading and Asia’s finest exhibitions, attracting delegations from many countries. The top guns of the industry worldwide are already marking Mumbai...

With ESMA to drupa, glasstec and Euroshop

09 November 2015

drupa 2016 – world’s largest show for print and cross media solutions takes place between 31 May and 10 June 2016 in Messe Düsseldorf, Germany. As a result of long-lasting...

HSEP News Bulletin

09 November 2015

By Elaine Campling, the Product Safety Manager of Fujifilm Speciality Ink Systems and chairman of the ESMA Health, Safety and Environmental Protection Committee. The “new” European Commission is reporting strengthened commitment...

AFIP returns in March 2016

09 November 2015

We are approaching the third edition of Advanced Functional and Industrial Printing which will bring together printers, manufacturers and engineers on 2-3 March 2016 in Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel in...

DCP and GlassPrint – culmination of the conference year 2015

09 November 2015

ESMA closes 2015 with two ‘back-to-back’ events: The very first Direct Container Print and the sixth edition of GlassPrint. Limited delegate spaces are still available. Direct Container Print (23-24. November 2015)...

Smart Lighting 2016 and Smart Sensing 2016 with discount for ESMA members

08 November 2015

Two major global conferences Smart Lighting and Smart Sensing come together to shape the future for “Smart Spaces”. The events take place on 24-26 May 2016 in Marriott City Hotel...

Representing Industrial Print at viscom 2015

08 November 2015

During wiscom (4-6 November 2015, Düsseldorf), the international trade fair for visual communication, Peter Buttiens from ESMA held a presentation in “viscom workshop” session. In his speech entitled “Industrial textile...

Direct Container Print 2015 Confirms Conference Programme

22 October 2015

Leuven, 22nd October 2015 – With four weeks to go Direct Container Print 2015 announces the complete conference programme featuring 18 presenta¬tions from leading industry players. This inaugural event welcomes...

TheIJC 2015 40% up on 2014 and plans even bigger for 2016

19 October 2015

Presentations rooms were full at TheIJC 2015With 285 new visitors and almost 400 participants in total, The Inkjet Conference 2015 has by far broken the record of the last year’s...

The Inkjet Conference Confirms the Final Programme of 49 Presentations

15 September 2015

Leuven, 15th September – With three weeks to go and last-minute submissions received in just the last days, TheIJC 2015 is proud to announce the complete conference programme featuring 49...

Lechler triumphs in ESMA Football Tournament

14 September 2015

It Was a Tough but Fair GameThe first September weekend welcomed us in Tamm by Stuttgart with windy and rather chilly weather but it got really hot on the pitch...

Viscom, 4-6th November 2015

10 September 2015

Viscom, the trade fair which shows a 360° view of visual communication, takes place on 4, 5 and 6 November 2015 in Messe Düsseldorf . ESMA members can now book...

The InkJet Conference, 7-8th october 2015

10 September 2015

To keep our members at the forefront of technology we have again organised The Inkjet Conference. With five weeks to go, we want to present you the conference programme with...

GlassPrint 2015 Boasts Largest-Ever Conference Programme

25 August 2015

Leuven, 25th August 2015 – With more presentations than ever before, GlassPrint returns to Düsseldorf, Germany on 25-26 November 2015 as Europe’s only dedicated event for the decoration of glass. GlassPrint...

Marabu MaraJet DI-SX: Cost-Effective, Eco-Solvent Ink

17 August 2015

Marabu’s new MaraJet DI-SX solvent-based inkjet ink is a range of plug-and-print inks developed especially for ECO-SOL MAX2-generation Roland printers. The new offering represents an outstanding, cost-effective alternative to the...

Inkjet – State of the Art or Sci-Fi Fantasy Print?

17 August 2015

Parents know this refrain well – ‘Are we there yet?’ – just as they know the answer – ‘In a little while.’ I spend my working life with printing technology...

Meeting the Digital Challenge

13 August 2015

The full impact of inkjet print technology has not yet been seen in the label and packaging market and still the core technology continues to evolve at breakneck speeds. Steve...

The Inkjet Conference 2015 to Showcase the Breakthroughs in Digital Label and Packaging Print

04 August 2015

Leuven, 4th August 2015 – Over 400 participants are expected to come together, learn and network about the technology behind digital print at The Inkjet Conference 2015. Developed in partnership...

The Inkjet Conference 2015 – the meeting point of digital print and textile

04 August 2015

With drupa as enabling partner, MS Printing as sponsor and ESMA as organiser, The Inkjet Conference returns to take place on 7th and 8th October 2015 in Swissôtel Neuss/Düsseldorf, Germany....

RadTech Europe with discount for ESMA-members

28 July 2015

The RadTech Europe Conference and Exhibition is Europe's premier meeting place for the major users of radiation curing materials, equipment and products and gives an updated view on current developments...

European Coating Congress, 3-4th September 2015, Ghent, Belgium

28 July 2015

“The Coating Industry in Transition” is the main theme of the 8th European Coating Congress which will take place on 3-4th September in the Belgian city of Ghent. The conference...

TEC and M&P Committee Meetings

28 July 2015

We are happy to invite you to our next TEC (Technical Exchange) and M P (Marketing Promotion) committee meetings which will take place in Frankfurt on 3rd (TEC)...

Dining and networking with ESMA

28 July 2015

A unique opportunity to get to know our association and network with ESMA members in an enjoyable atmosphere presents itself on 3rd September 2015 in Frankfurt, Germany. Starting at 18:30...

With ESMA to drupa 2016 – still available in halls 3 and 6

28 July 2015

It’s less than 10 months to the start of drupa 2016 – world’s no. 1 show for print and cross media solutions. As a result of lasting cooperation we have...

Record levels of early-bird registrations for GlassPrint 2015

28 July 2015

Early-bird registration for GlassPrint 2015 is set to reach record levels before the expiry of the discounted delegate rate offer on 31st July. Powered by glasstec, GlassPrint 2015 is Europe’s only...

The Inkjet Conference 2015 sets a new record of speakers & exhibitors

28 July 2015

With less than three months to go TheIJC 2015 sets a new record of speakers and exhibitors. Almost 50 table-tops and technical presentations on inkjet engineering and inkjet chemistry, and...

Direct Container Print 2015 announces dates and first programme details

28 July 2015

Direct Container Print 2015 (DCP) marks is entrance onto the 2015 event calendar with presentations on low migration inks, UV LED curing and recent developments in screen and inkjet technology....

Let There Be Light – Masterclass of the POLEOT project

30 June 2015

Printing of light emitting devices on textiles was the subject of a masterclass held by ESMA on 23rd June 2015 in Düsseldorf where German and Belgian researchers presented the results...

With TheIJC to drupa – for free!

24 June 2015

It is our pleasure to announce that all delegates at The Inkjet Conference 2015 will receive a free day ticket to drupa, the world’s no. 1 show for print and...

FESPA 2015 – a place to network, learn and draw inspiration

02 June 2015

Networking, presentations, catching up with old friends and meeting with new partners, some of them members-to-be. This is how ESMA’s daily routine looked during FESPA, the global exhibition for wide...

POLEOT – Printing OLED on Textile, 23 june 2015

28 May 2015

PRINTING OLED ON TEXTILERegular registration offer of € 199 only until 5th June It is only four weeks left to the Masterclass POLEOT and ESMA launches special registration days with €...

The Inkjet Conference 2015 announces dates and conference details

13 May 2015

Leuven, 13th May 2015 – With drupa as enabling partner, MS Printing as sponsor and ESMA as organiser, The Inkjet Conference returns to take place on 7th and 8th October...

The Inkjet Conference – Why does it draw such a large crowd?

11 May 2015

Already 35 presentations are confirmed for TheIJC 2015, including six head manufacturers. Inkjet as a manufacturing technology was enabled by a new generation of printheads. The improved reliability and nozzle density...

The world of functional screen printing

11 May 2015

What is screen printing capable of? What are the industrial applications of that specialised print technology? A newly launched online reference guide to functional screen printing will provide answers to...

ESMA launches a new website

11 May 2015

ESMA is proud to announce the launch of its fully-featured website The mobile-friendly site has been designed to provide practical navigation, improved user experience and an additional functionality that...

Masterclass of the POLEOT project

06 May 2015

POLEOT project: To develop light emitting devices on textile, different printing techniques, such as screen printing (picture) and spraycoating can be used. Different designs have been tested to maintain optimal...

Lunch & Learn with ESMA on FESPA

05 May 2015

The Lunch Learn sessions in the FESPA Education Hub take place on 18th, 19th and 20th May 2015. During the FESPA show, ESMA hosts the “Lunch ...

Wilfried Kammann becomes ESMA’s first Honourable Ambassador

21 April 2015

ESMAs Outgoing Chairman Jon Bultemeyer presents the inaugural Honourable Ambassador Award to Wilfried KammannTielt-Winge, 21st April 2015 – ESMA, the European Specialist Printing Manufacturers Association for industrial, functional and specialist...

Football tournament 2015

21 April 2015

The ESMA football tournament organized together with Marabu comes back on 5th September 2015 to Stuttgart. This year the event will work with a different financing format. All other cost...


21 April 2015

Printeriors is a conference on printed interior decoration which will take place on 21st of May 2015. Seven educational presentations aim at delivering the latest trends in printed interior design. ESMA...


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