Four Indian companies among winners of FESPA Awards 2020
FESPA has announced the winners of this year’s FESPA Awards, its annual celebration of excellence in the global specialty print and visual communications community. The awards are open to PSPs and sign-makers looking to highlight outstanding projects. This year entries were from 27 countries across 18 categories. The winners were announced during an online ceremony hosted by FESPA’s Technical Support Manager, Graeme Richardson-Locke, in lieu of the live Gala Awards event which would have taken place during this year’s Global Print Expo in Madrid.
The Gold Winners in the 17 application-specific categories (in bracket) are: Ability Diseño Gráfico, Spain (Display and POP on Paper and Board); Perfect Packaging, India (Packaging on Paper and Board); Screenline, South Africa (Display and POP on Plastic); TOPdesign Topolcany s.r.o., Slovakia (Packaging on Plastics); GRAFISER, S.A, Spain (Posters); Christian M Walter – Taller de Serigrafía – Edición, Spain (Serigraphy and Fine Art); Classic Stripes Pvt Ltd, India (Decals and Printed Labels); Vermeulen & Vermeulen Reclame, Netherlands (Wrapping); Sakawa Printing Co Ltd, Japan (Creative Special Effect – Paper, Board and Plastics); Elixir Unlimited, India (Special Effect on T-Shirts, Garments and Other Textiles); iMaika, Russia (Printed Garments); The Look Company, Qatar (Roll-to-roll Printed Textiles); Schitterend.eu, Netherlands (Glass, Ceramic, Metal and Wood Products); HAAS Die Werbemanufaktur, Switzerland (Direct Printing on Three Dimensional Products); HNS Signs, UK (Non-printed Signage); Protolab Electrotechnologies Pvt Ltd, India (Functional Printing) and BOBO1325, UK (Printeriors).
The categories ‘Packaging on Paper and Board’, ‘Packaging on Plastics’, ‘Wrapping’ and ‘Printeriors’ were new to this year’s awards scheme, recognising four important growth applications for specialty print and signage businesses.