Visitors to Fespa Global Print Expo 2018 will discover the largest textile presence of any Fespa exhibition to date.

As well as the Print Make Wear end-to-end, design-to-finish production line for fashion and sportswear, Dover Digital Printing (Hall 2.2 / 8.5, 9.5, 15.5 and 16) will be demonstrating a full production workflow for the creation of customised football jerseys – from initial design through to printing, cutting and sewing. Dover’s sportswear factory will showcase products from Dover Digital Printing brands: Caldera, MS Printing Solutions, JK Group, Monti Antonio and Zund.

Epson will be demonstrating its Monna Lisa industrial textile press at Fespa for the first time, along with a presentation of a haute couture womenswear collection by fashion designer, Richard Quinn, with all of the items being printed on Epson’s SureColor SC-F series printers.

Amongst the many other textile equipment exhibitors are Aeoon, which will be showing its new Kyo Hybrid Series DTG/screen printer and Fespa Gold Partner, Brother, which will showcase the GTX DTG printer.

On Wednesday 16 and Thursday 17 May, Zara Llado, Creative Director of the Trend Bunker will host a fashion and print trend session, which will focus on the two key fashion trends for S/S19, exploring the key colours, moods, looks and print direction for the season.

Jenny Holloway, CEO of Fashion Enter / Fashion Capital will also host a session on ‘What is quality ethical garment production?”

The textile focused seminars will take place in the Fespa Trend Theatre. The seminar schedule can be viewed here: www.fespaglobalprintexpo.com/features/trend-theatre

Visitors interested in learning more about the technology featured in Print Make Wear can join the daily tours of the equipment, substrates and inks used within the feature. For more information and to book a place on the tour in advance, visit: www.fespatextile.com

The Fespa Global Expo 2018 takes place from 15 to 18 May at Messe Berlin in Germany.

Registration is now open online: www.fespaglobalprintexpo.com

For free entry, use code TXTM802.