Shanghai, 1st November: All in Print China (AIP), a biennial printing industry exhibition, organised by Messe Düsseldorf (Shanghai) ran from 24th to 28th October 2018. This year, the exhibiting area expanded to 110,000 m2 at Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC) – up 34% compared to the previous edition.
AIP attracted a record 1,030 brands to this edition. International buyers and visitors topped 100,000 this edition and that represents an increase of 31% compared with the previous edition. During AIP 2018, there were more than 100 forums, technical exchanges and conferences.
This year’s theme was “Enter the Era of Intelligent Printing.” It also featured seven themed pavilions including: Digital Pre-press Pavilion, Comprehensive Printing Pavilion, Post-press Converting Pavilion, Packaging Equipment Pavilion, Label Industry Pavilion, Ink & Innovative Materials Pavilion, Comprehensive/Packaging Pavilion. AIP also featured three new special areas including: the Flexible Packaging Equipment Area, the Corrugated Box Equipment Area and the Spay Printing Equipment Area.