GOA Projects Printing Industry Growth for Latin AmericaNovember 30, 2012
According to Agfa Graphics Brazil and Latin America President Fabrizio Valentini, many printing industry companies have experienced double-digit sales growth in the past decade.
The study concludes that the printing industry in Latin America is going through a period of transformation and redefinition, similar to the overall printing industry, worldwide. Opportunities abound for companies to refine vision, improve competitiveness, and invest in technologies to improve quality and productivity. Companies report that they will now be focusing on differentiating services and, in certain niches, leveraging the opportunities created by online advancements, new methods, and progressive philosophies.
GOA—A Specialty Showcase
GOA 2013 is a unique event that attracts an average audience of 8,100 printers, designers, and creative professionals from over 90 countries (60 percent United States). The diverse attendance is a tremendous draw for: Commercial Printers; Digital Printers; Flexo Printers; Wide Format Printers; Screen Printers; Sign Printers; Specialty Printers (Label, Thermography, Packaging); Advertising & Marketing Professionals; Graphic Designers & Creative Professionals; Equipment Manufacturers, Distributors & Dealers; Book Printers; Converters & Packaging Printers; In-Plant Printers; Bindery; Print Buyers; and Mailing & Fulfillment Companies.
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About Printing Association of Florida (PAF)
The Printing Association of Florida is one of the most active and influential printing associations in North America, with headquarters in Orlando, FL. More than 300 Florida-based graphic arts companies consider PAF their ultimate business partner. Governed by an all-volunteer board of directors elected by its membership, PAF is a not-for-profit association representing the interests of the graphic arts industry throughout the state. PAF is affiliated with Printing Industries of America, the world's largest graphic arts trade association, making PAF members a part of the largest, most comprehensive graphic arts advocacy organization in the world. PAF is located at 6275 Hazeltine National Drive, Orlando, FL 32822. For information, call: (407) 240-8009; Fax: (407) 240-8333; or visit: www.flprint.org.
About Graphics of the Americas (GOA)
Now in its 38th year, Graphics of the Americas, produced annually by the Printing Association of Florida, takes place on February 21-23, 2013 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL. GOA is one of the graphic communications industry's largest annual combined exposition and conference in the United States. With worldwide attendance, GOA is a unique event that attracts over 8,100 printers, designers, and creative professionals from North America, Central America, South America and the Caribbean. To register, or for more information, call 1-800-331-0461, or visit: www.goa2013.com.