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Score a winning deal with Soyang’s World Cup Offer

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To celebrate the start of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil, digital print media supplier, Soyang…Continue

Expand your digital print horizons

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Epson SureColour™ SC-S Series…Continue

Tags: SureColour™, UK, Epson

Make time for change

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If you’re seriously…Continue

Tags: 2013, London, FESPA

 

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Adam Yang replied to Mat Thompson's discussion Wanted good secondhand Mimaki JV33
"Some of our customers want sell their JV33, if your client still interested, please contact us. Thanks.   Adam Yang adam@inkmed.cn www.inkmed.cn"
Oct 27
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Soyang Europe - Every Surface Covered

Graphic Display World editor Colin Gillman takes a close up look at Soyang Europe at its new European HQ, deep in the heart of the English countryside near A...
Sep 3
sinocolor replied to Mat Thompson's discussion Wanted good secondhand Mimaki JV33
"I think you had better buy a new large format printer.You may suffer many problems if you buy a secondhand Mimaki JV33. You may spend a lot of money to repair it.I think that it is better to buy a large format printer from china. I recommend a…"
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Score a winning deal with Soyang’s World Cup Offer

To celebrate the start of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil, digital print media supplier, Soyang Europe, is showcasing its game-changing, American manufactured media products; G-Floor and Alumigraphics with a unique offer. For as long as either England or the USA remains in the competition, all orders for products from these ranges will receive a 5% discount and free delivery in the UK. G-Floor…See More
Jun 18
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This Is Why No One Follows You on Twitter

Twitter users often make the decision of whether or not to follow someone in seconds, meaning that you have very little time to impress.We looked into why people chose not to follow profiles on Twitter, and crowdsourced a variety of reasons that users give for not hitting that…See More
Apr 2
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Audi TT-S 3M Matte Royal Purple Wrap with a Black Gloss Roof

Purple patch. Stig tries and fails to break 3M's latest 1080 Controltac wrapping film. Read the full story here on GDW -…
Mar 28
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Audi TT-S 3M Matte Royal Purple Wrap with a Black Gloss Roof

Purple patch. Stig tries and fails to break 3M's latest 1080 Controltac wrapping film. Read the full story here on GDW - http://www.graphicdisplayworld.com/c...
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"why mimaki not push their led uv printer? is led uv not good?"
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Make time for change

If you’re seriously looking to diversify your print business, a visit to FESPA London in just over a week’s time will probably deliver more ‘bang for your buck’ in the current economic climate than a visit to both Ipex and Drupa combined. Why? Because printing today is no longer about speeds and feeds; it’s about…See More
Jun 14, 2013
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Do you own the oldest cutter in captivity?

At FESPA 2013, Mimaki will be commemorating a quarter of a century of cutting expertise in a novel and fun way, by presenting the owner of the oldest plotter in captivity with one of its brand new CG-SRIII series machines, which it is launching at the show. Val Hirst…See More
Jun 13, 2013

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What are you interested in?
Making new contacts, learning more about are industry and networking.
My current company
Graphic Display World - It's all about digital printing
&
Wide Format World - It's all about wide format
My current role
Sales & Social Media Marketing Director/Co-founder
Website
http://www.graphicdisplayworld.com
Website
http://www.wideformatworld.com
My previous job and position
Sales & Marketing Director at Open House Publishing Ltd
Publishers of International Sign Magazine (ISM) I was also the Co-founder of Graphic Display World (GDPro) & Graphic Display Community
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This Is Why No One Follows You on Twitter

Posted on April 2, 2014 at 12:14 0 Comments

Twitter users often make the decision of whether or not to follow someone in seconds, meaning that you have very little time to impress.

We looked into why people chose not to follow profiles on Twitter, and crowdsourced a variety of reasons…

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Graphic Display World's Product of the year and other 2012 category award winners revealed

Posted on December 3, 2012 at 22:47 0 Comments

There has never been a better time to be working in the digital printing sector than right now. Business is seemingly booming in the sector despite the gloomy outlook from both the weather and the economy in general and things are generally looking up all around.

The reason I am so confident is that this is what I am hearing from both sellers of equipment - dealers and manufacturers - as well as from materials suppliers and print service providers (PSPs). The former are exceeding…

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Sihl Direct UK Opens its doors to the UK Press

Posted on May 23, 2012 at 14:30 0 Comments

On 23rd May, Sihl Direct is hosting its first UK press event, with journalists from the large format printing and sign-making community coming to the newly opened offices in Altrincham. Presentations will be given by senior representatives from Sihl Direct in the…

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Join the Ipex journey: discovering print's role in 2014

Posted on May 8, 2012 at 14:45 0 Comments

The Informa Exhibitions Print Group officially launches the next international Ipex exhibition which will take place from 26th March to 2nd April 2014 at London’s ExCeL international exhibition and conference centre

http://www.excel-london.co.uk

Visitors to drupa will be the first to witness the new Ipex 2014 branding featuring a distinct compass to highlight and help navigate printers’ journey through the…

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At 8:44 on August 1, 2011, Peter Buttiens said…

I will try to provide some articles or short news flashes on new printing applications. we have some websites connected to different conferences that you might be able to pormote:

www.glassprint.org (Printing and Decoration on Glass)

www.textile-printing.org (Sportswear & Fashion T-shirt Printing Conference)

At 19:05 on January 4, 2011, Jordan Walker said…
Thanks for the welcome note Mat! Look forward to networking with you as well!
At 3:29 on November 17, 2010, Carrie Mondore said…
Hello Mat! Thank you so much! I look forward to learning more about you and your business as well.
At 14:59 on November 12, 2010, Scott Walker said…
Looks like you guys arent too far from us.. would be good to run a feature about us on your site. all looks great!
At 13:24 on September 3, 2010, Ken Holyfield said…
Hello from Colorado.

I would like to start a discussion about digitizing art for Giclee printing. I'm interested to see what others are using for cameras etc. Ken
At 5:17 on August 10, 2010, Guru said…
Hi Matt

I am new member to this site. I am working as Exhibition Director for IPEX South Asia 2011 exhibitions, that will take place in Mumbai, India during Sept 2011.
At 14:24 on July 27, 2010, Luke Bridgman said…
These are for the HP 9000 but thanks for the help
At 14:05 on July 27, 2010, Luke Bridgman said…
Hi Mat,
Thanks for the welcome,
We are currently after HP 790/791?
Can you help?
At 9:06 on July 27, 2010, David Dilling said…
Thank you Matt! Site is looking great,
David
At 21:14 on July 22, 2010, Gary Hollinshead said…
Hi Mat
Thanks for the welcome !
Cheers
Gary
 
 
 

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