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PRINT® NAMED TO TRADE SHOW NEWS NETWORK TOP TRADE SHOWS LIST

March 20, 2018
The Association for Print Technologies (APTech), formerly NPES, announced today that its annual event, PRINT®, has been listed in the 2017 top 100 U.S. Trade Shows by the Trade Show News Network (TSNN). In addition to verifying that PRINT was top-ranked by number of visitors, TSNN has also qualified the event to be chosen as one of the top 25 fastest-growing in attendance and net square footage.

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THE LEARNING EXPERIENCE AT PRINT® 18 - CALL FOR SPEAKERS

March 5, 2018
The Association for Print Technologies (APTechâ„ ) has issued a call for speakers and session topics for the signature printing and graphic communications industry event, PRINT 18. The Learning Experience at PRINT 18 is a top-notch educational program providing seminars and hands-on lab sessions developed especially for professionals working in some part of the printing value chain. Every session is geared toward helping attendees learn a new skill, discover fresh marketing approaches, boost productivity, improve operations, learn a gem sales tip or find new opportunities to expand their business.
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THE ASSOCIATION FOR PRINT TECHNOLOGIES CELEBRATES 50-YEAR HERITAGE OF PRINT®

February 5, 2018
The Association for Print Technologies (APT), formerly NPES, is building on its commitment to membership and the industry with its new identity and bold mission. As part of the organization’s repositioning, APT announced in January that its globally renowned PRINT® brand will be the name for its signature annual event. Held for the first time in 1968, the 50-year-old PRINT is the best-attended U.S. show for the graphic communications industry, attracting more than 22,000 people in 2017.
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GRAPH EXPO IS NOW PRINT 18 | KIRK-RUDY

February 1, 2018
Kirk-Rudy has been a long time exhibitor at the GRAPH EXPO shows and the (quadrennial) PRINT shows. Recently, the sole owner of the shows, NPES, transformed and renamed their organization to the Association for Print Technologies. They also re-branded the shows and, going forward, it will now be known as PRINT (plus the year). PRINT 18 will be held in Chicago, at McCormick Place South, September 30th through October 2nd.
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PRINT® 18-A NEW STRATEGY REVITALIZES SIGNATURE PRINTING INDUSTRY EVENT

January 18, 2018
The Association for Print Technologies (formerly NPES)—exclusive producer of the annual event for the graphic communications industry—has designated its PRINT® brand as the name for its annual event moving forward. PRINT® 18 will be held in Chicago, September 30 – October 2, 2018, at McCormick Place South.
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NPES REBRANDS AS ASSOCIATION FOR PRINT® TECHNOLOGIES

January 16, 2018
Heralding its bold new mission to drive printing industry growth, NPES - The Association for Suppliers of Printing, Publishing and Converting Technologies announces a name change to the Association for Print Technologies (APT). The new identity is both a nod to the Association’s signature annual event—PRINT®—which it has produced since 1968, and also marks a defining moment in the Association’s 85-year history. Additionally, the new name signifies progress toward the completion of its Strategic Business Plan for the industry, which launched in January 2017.
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