Digital Printing for Packaging – Ready or Not! (Seminar Session) (R44)

Type: Seminar
Date: 09/13/11 4:00 PM CT - 09/13/11 5:30 PM CT
Location: Chicago, IL United States
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Fee: $125 (counts as 1 seminar towards a Value Package Plan) View Pricing

Speaker: Kevin Karstedt


Over the past 20 years, Digital Printing has been a disruptive technology in every market it has entered. As a result, Commercial Printers, Sign and Wide Format providers, and increasingly Label Printers, have adapted their production processes AND business models to recognize the inclusion of digital printing for themselves and/or their competition. How will the ‘digital wave’ impact package printing today? This up-to-the-minute update on digital printing for packaging will not only help you determine where YOUR company fits in the ‘adoption curve’—it will also provide you with the information and insights you’ll need to get a head-start developing your own digital printing strategies for packaging. Attention Brand Owners: join us and get the knowledge you need to develop your company’s strategies for adopting digital printing for consumer packaging.

Room S503ab

You Will Learn:

  • Brand Owner Value Proposition—establishing the need
  • Lessons learned from other markets: Commercial, Wide Format, Labels…
  • Why does it take so long for the technology catch up to the need?
  • Current Digital Participation in Packaging
  • Future Directions/Needs

Who Should Attend:
Owners and Senior Management of Label Printer/Converters, Folding Carton Printer/Converters, Flexible Packaging Printer/Converters, Corrugated Packaging Printer/Converters, Packaging Design Firms, Graphic Service Providers (Trade Shops) and Brand Owners of Packaging Designers, Printed Packaging Buyers and Specifiers, Brand Managers, Operations Managers, R&D Managers

Business Categories:
Entrepreneurship, Executive, Management, Packaging, Production, Trends and Opportunities

Kevin Karstedt, CEO
Karstedt Partners, LLC