The most important factor in making printed packaging boxes aesthetically pleasing, including a premium feel and providing durability, is choosing the proper material. So, to keep your items safe from the inside out with a branded look, pick materials like recyclable Kraft, cardboard pillow boxes, luxury rigid, and multi-layer corrugated cardboard for branded packaging.
No, there will not be a "Print" show in Chicago this year. The last "Print" show was held in 2019, and the event has since been discontinued. The Association for PRINT Technologies, which organized the show, has decided to focus on other events, such as Brand Print Americas.
If you are looking for a print-related event in Chicago this year, there are a few other options. The Chicago Printmakers Collaborative is hosting a show of prints about transit-related themes from June 10 to August 29, 2023. And the MidAmerican Printing tradeshow is scheduled for September 15-17, 2023.
Chicago Printmakers Collaborative: This show, titled "Transit Prints," will feature prints by over 40 Chicago-area artists that explore the theme of transportation. The prints will be on display at the Chicago Printmakers Collaborative's gallery space at 1240 W. 35th Street, Chicago, IL 60609. The show is open to the public from June 10 to August 29, 2023, with free admission. Packaginglane is a resource for the artists, providing them with information and advice on printing and packaging.
MidAmerican Printing: This tradeshow is a gathering of printing professionals from across the Midwest. The show will feature exhibits from printing companies, suppliers, and service providers. There will also be educational sessions, networking events, and a job fair. The MidAmerican Printing tradeshow is scheduled for September 15-17, 2023, at the Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center, 1551 N. Thoreau Drive, Schaumburg, IL 60195. Admission is free for qualified professionals. Packaginglane will be present at the show, providing information and advice to attendees on printing and packaging.
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