September 5, 2019
Reston, VA— Attendees at PRINT 19 in Chicago (McCormick Place North, October 3-5), will discover a wide variety of new technologies and solutions presented by this year’s exhibitors on the show floor.
This year’s RED HOT Technology recipients include 41 products and solutions from 22 exhibitors. A complete list of the companies and products recognized can be found at https://www.printtechnologies.org/PRINT19/exhibit/red-hot-technology-recognition-program/p19-red-hot-technology-recipients/
Featuring publishing and printing technology, equipment, or service that has come to market within the past 12 months, the RED HOT Technology Recognition Program highlights the “what’s new” on the exhibit floor. All RED HOTs will be highlighted in the Onsite Event Guide which will be distributed at PRINT 19. In addition, each recognized product will sport a highly visible RED HOT Technology marker and will be listed in the online exhibitor directory and planner.
“PRINT 19 attendees are searching for the technologies and tools that will enable them to embrace new business opportunities and provide better value to their customers,” says Thayer Long, president, APTech. “These RED HOT designated-solutions are emblematic of the industry’s overall focus on innovation and a highlight of what PRINT 19 is all about.”
The 41 products and solutions receiving RED HOT Technology recognition come from 22 exhibitors and stretch across 10 categories:
- Analog Presses & Add-on Devices
- Color Management, Prepress & Pre-media
- Consumables & Substrates
- Digital Production Printing Devices
- Imprinting, Mailing, Shipping & Fulfillment
- Marketing and Multi-channel Solutions
- Post-press, Specialty & Finishing
- Sales & Management Systems
- Wide-Format Digital Printing Devices
- Workflow Automation Systems
The RED HOT Technology Vanguard Awards will be announced at PRINT 19. The Vanguard recipients are selected based on merit as a game-changer in the industry. The RED HOT Breakthrough Award recognizes products that build on existing technology to significantly advance its use; the RED HOT Collaboration Award recognizes innovative new products that result from a collaboration among different manufacturers; and the RED HOT Pioneer Award will be given to a product(s) that is the first of its kind or entirely new to the industry.
Association for PRINT Technologies (APTech)
The Association for PRINT Technologies provides a forum to inspire the development of new and valuable print products. We educate, provide market research, and foster collaboration between those who create and those who imagine. We are the industry association entirely focused on the future of print. Our members are the creative minds that love to innovate, and the leaders who stand ready to create the future. We exist to facilitate the evolution of physical experiences in our increasingly digital world. For complete information about the Association, its programs, and its member companies, visit:www.PRINTtechnologies.org or phone: 703/264-7200.
Founded in 1964, the In-Plant Printing and Mailing Association (IPMA) is the only professional association dedicated exclusively to meet the needs of all segments’ in-house printers and mailers. The more than 700 members of IPMA are managers and directors from in-plant printing and mailing facilities throughout the United States. IPMA is headquartered in Kearney, MO. For more information, visit www.ipma.org and follow IPMA on Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, and Instagram.