Unique Packaging Prepress Workshop

Hosted by Phototype

Cincinnati, Ohio, USA

May 15-17, 2017

Round Table discussion

Brandowner’s round table discussion moderated by David Zwang.


 Phototype will be hosting the packaging workshops at their headquarters in Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S.A. from May 15–17, 2017.

The use of packaging is going through a renaissance driven by market and product segmentation. It is being facilitated by new digital technologies. This will have a significant impact on use, design and production of packaging going forward.

During these workshops, you will learn from the people who are living it on the front lines, and creating the processes that will  help drive it going forward!

Leaders from Phototype will share insights on a variety of important topics including:

  • packaging basics
  • color science
  • SmartArt™
  • 3D-Visualization
  • packaging artwork production process.

A Phototype campus tour will also be provided, with transportation to and from the conference.

These workshop sessions will be followed by the Ghent Workgroup meeting (May 17-19, 2017) which is open to everyone to attend as an observer.

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Why you should attend?


You will learn about new digital technologies and how they impact the design and production of packaging.



You will learn from the people who are living it on the front lines, and creating the processes that will help drive the packaging industry going forward!



You will learn how to manage and measure color to ensure product visuals print just right the first time…and every time.

You will learn how to seamlessy integrate the art of design with the art of execution, in a highly efficient way with SmartArtTM.



Leaders at Phototype will share their golden tips on Quality control in the packaging workflow. How do you know it’s right?



And last but not least you get the chance to join in the round table discussion with brand owners.

Seats are limited for this exclusive opportunity. Don’t miss out and book your seat today!

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PDF for Packaging Now Ready for Prime Time


David Zwang, Technology Editor at WhatTheyThink and Chairman of the Ghent Workgroup (GWG), explains an important seminar GWG is conducting to inform packaging converters about the latest updates to the PDF standard that makes PDF more valuable to the entire packaging supply chain. Scheduled for mid-May in Ohio, everyone is invited to this training session seminar but space is limited.