Many major print and packaging industry suppliers and manufacturers are set to exhibit at Gulf Print & Pack 2013 as it returns to Dubai between 8 and 11 April. Being held at the Dubai World Trade Centre, Gulf Print & Pack also announced Canon as its gold sponsor and largest show partner.
Registration is now open to all. Fairs & Exhibitions L, the organizer of the show says that Gulf Print & Pack 2013 is set to attract 9,000 show visitors as it is aimed at commercial and packaging printers, brand owners and designers. There will be over 300 exhibitors participating at this year’s expo including: Canon, Bobst Group, Colourbyte, Flint Group, Green Graphics, Kodak, Nilpeter, Saga Digital, Sealed Air, SISTRADE and Xeikon.
Mike Simmonds, event manager of Gulf Print & Pack commented: “With many new product launches planned, there is no better place than Gulf Print & Pack 2013 to see the newest technology in action and find out how to build a better business. Show visitors will see live, real time demonstrations of the newest working machinery including multi-substrate and digital press materials, as well as learn about the latest global printing and packaging trends and technologies. In addition, they’ll also be able to network with some of the sector’s most senior executives and discuss ways of driving down costs, improving supply chain and business efficiency and exploiting opportunities by diversifying into niche markets.”
“Gulf Print & Pack has become a major milestone event for the Middle East print industry and one that Canon Middle East eagerly anticipates. Canon will be showcasing its entire line-up of products including Océ products with its biggest ever presence at this year’s event underlining its commitment to the professional print market. Canon’s presence with a 1000 sq. meters stand will be covering a broad portfolio of products and wide format printing systems and solutions at Gulf Print & Pack 2013.” said Hendrik Verbrugghe, marketing director, Canon Middle East.
Verbrugghe added: “This year, Canon’s attention will be focused on showcasing vertical market turnkey solutions and new ideas for applications and our commitment to adding real value to their business. During the event Canon will utilize GPP as a platform to leverage its understanding of the Middle East print customer’s business requirements by providing customized solutions par excellence.”