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Education is at the heart of FESPA, allowing visitors to FESPA Middle East an opportunity to discover industry advancements, future trends and learn key skills for their business.

These feature area will be FREE and open for all visitors to attend.

The Sustainability Spotlight feature provides useful, informative and actionable advice for speciality printers looking to make their businesses more sustainable.

Located inside FESPA Middle East, this feature brought to you in partnership with Re-board and ATC, aims to help support the print community on your journey to a greener future.

Building a successful and profitable business is a key focus for any print organisation. The ability to remain sustainable is achieved by understanding your operation and knowing the opportunities and risks that need to be addressed both now and in the future. Every print buyer has many options, markets keep evolving and its essential to produce products that meet customer’s expectations.


Sustainability spotlight feature

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FESPA have developed a specially designed information and educational hub, where visitors can discover what the possibilities are and how to implement them.

Journey through our carefully designed information trail, explore our carefully curated display of sustainable graphic and textile alternative materials and gain access to our FREE online resource centre hosted exclusively on

FESPA speaks to industry experts about sustainability where you can discover business opportunities to reduce, reuse and recycle materials and improve your knowledge.

Check it out 

FESPA 2023 Munich Sustainability Spotlight Highlights

The topics are broad and include ideas to reduce costs by optimising energy and resources. Our guest contributors will present short insights into what’s going to affect printers and how to avoid greenwashing, the need for clarity on what brand’s expectations are in light of and increased focus on decarbonisation and supply chain transparency.

Topics covered will included:

  • Energy reduction addressing the opportunities to reduce consumption through renewables, energy efficiency strategies and management.
  • Carbon foot-printing facilities and benchmarking-providing a platform for decarbonising and residual offsetting.
  • Certification schemes: both self-certification and externally validated systems to add value to your business while avoiding greenwashing.
  • Brands and the benefit of reducing Scope 3 GHG Emissions plus supply chain transparency.


Please visit to access the FREE online resource centre which includes information relating to all elements of the display along with, podcasts and blogs covering key topics affecting transformation.

On Sustainability Spotlight, FESPA have organised both a textile and graphics display area, promoting suppliers submissions from the sustainable world!


FESPA have curated a textile material display which showcases 40+ products across four categories:

  • Leather and leather alternatives
  • Synthetic fabrics
  • Cellulosic fabrics
  • Natural fabrics 



Presenting a showcase of innovative materials for graphic applications highlighting their sustainability characteristics. Each submission is accompanied by a completed questionnaire to validate the entry.


If your business has a sustainable material which you would like to see included in this display, please contact the Content and Events Team directly on

Sustainability Spotlight Plan

Each submission has been evaluated to provide visitors with clear, transparent and relevant sustainable materials, which are available across 3 clearly defined sectors which include; short-term graphics, interior decoration and fashion.

The information provided within the displays include; manufacturer location and information, associated quality standards, composition, weight, width, stock service, low/high MOQ, recycled content, recyclability, lower emissions, and if they have a water policy, energy policy, social policy and if yarns are fully traceable. Each material also offers a short summary covering their highlights.

You will also find a certifications key which covers: Global Recycling Standard, GOTS, Oeko-Tex, Bluesign, Crib 5, Fire Retardant Certification and Martindale results.

Platinum Sponsors

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Gold Sponsors

CMYK logoEpson logoCanon logo