graphispag it changes and adapts to the new needs of graphic companies and other users of printed applications. In its next edition, which will take place from March 21 to 24, 2017 in Barcelona, the International Exhibition of the Industry of the Graphic Communication will focus on services and finished products, integrating, for the first time with a physical presence at the fair, specific printing solutions for packaging, retail, the publishing world and textiles.
Organized by Fira de Barcelona in collaboration with the Graphispack Association, Graphispag 2017 claims itself as a platform for permanent contact with the market capable of fostering business, knowledge and networking among all the actors that participate in the value chain of the printed product.
Graphic industry showcase
The director of the Industrial Technology and Packaging Business Unit at Fira de Barcelona, Xavier Pascual, points out: “We want to expand the natural ecosystem of the printing industry, attracting prescribers and professionals from user sectors of all types of printed products. This demand will be the one that presents their real needs in Graphispag, the one that challenges printing providers and the one that will drive innovation ".
Graphispag 2017 will include four spaces where specific printing solutions for the packaging and labels sector will be shown; retail and decoration of shops and catering establishments; the publishing industry; and textiles.
The Show prepares tailor-made training content and networking spaces aimed at publicizing new business models, different uses of machinery, and value-added products and services. Graphispag Talks will be organized on topics related to management, marketing, trends and commercialization. There will also be a communication and design area with design and management software and specific activities for designers and marketing and advertising professionals, as well as an area to show graphic innovations applicable to the industry such as functional printing or 3D, among others.
Graphispag plans to exceed 200 companies and occupy 10.000m2 in the Gran Via venue in Barcelona.