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Star Sprints invests in Mimaki from Signtrade

Star Sprints Advertising LLC, Dubai has invested in Mimaki UJF-6042 MkII from Signtrade. The UJF-6042MkII is the successor model to the UJF-6042.
Talking about the reason for selecting the machine, Sridhar Adhikesavan from Star Sprints Advertising LLC, commented, “I was looking for a product, for the past 6 months, which could do wonders in gift industry and after noticing Mimaki’s ability I went ahead with it. Also, I wanted to go for a brand that could offer better quality and benefit the company in the long run. In addition, Signtrade gave us a very good deal and they even extended their support by delivering the machine within two days.”
He further added about the machine, “The machine comes with six colours and while using light cyan

Al Rawi café unveils a new braille printed menu

Al Rawi café at Al Majaz Waterfront in Sharjah, recently launched a braille food menu, in collaboration with the Kalimat Foundation for Children’s Empowerment, and the Emirates Association of the Visually Impaired. It is the first eatery in Sharjah to have a menu available that accommodated the needs of people who are blind or have a vision impairment. During the launch ceremony of the braille menu, a panel discussion was held and included Adel Al Zumar, director of Emirates Association of the

UAE’s textile printing industry to grow in future

Textile printing industry has come of age and is rapidly growing across the globe and the Middle East region. UAE houses thousands of retail destinations, including several high end furniture brands and these numbers are on the rise. According to Smithers Pira, the UK based market intelligence, testing and consulting firm, this industry is slated to grow to $2.66 billion by 2021.                                                                                      
The key objective of

Gulfood Manufacturing expected to attract visitors

The fifth edition of Gulfood Manufacturing, one of the Middle East’s largest food and beverage processing forum which runs at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) this November, promises to be the Gulfood spin-off’s most well-rounded and forward-looking exhibition and conference to date, offering a 360-degree solutions platform for a regional industry buoyed by strong consumer demand in an increasingly competitive marketplace. “The breadth of food production technology is so wide that the industry

Konica Minolta’s new milestone

Konica Minolta has announced an important milestone in its label business: the sale of the 250th unit of its AccurioLabel 190 full-digital toner press. The Konica Minolta AccurioLabel 190 was designed to target small to mid-size label converters by offering affordable entry to digital printing. It manages and delivers an increasing number of small to medium print jobs in ever-shorter processing times.
Not even one year ago, at Labelexpo in Brussels, Konica Minolta announced a 100th customer

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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.