Successful 4th Packaging Inspiration Forum of PrintCity

WEILBURGER Graphics GmbH can look back on a successful  4th Packaging Inspiration Forum in Hamburg together with the PrintCity and their members. The companies invited to introduce new trends, procedures, materials as well as viability of the current and future packaging industry and to study and discuss together with 100 attendees of the forum for the fourth time already from November 09 – 10.


In addition to various presentations on the subject, the event is characterized by individual breakout-sessions, these are different workshops about packaging-specific topics, as well as extended networking breaks.


The detailed program of this year:




Werner T. Fuchs, marketing and advertising expert

Packaging is more than a matter of taste
Neuroscientific view to the impact of outwardness


Christian Klemenz, Founder & Managing Director, St. ERHARD
Authenticity, consumption, excellency
How the packaging convey the values of a Craft Beer startup


Future technologies & inspiration part 1: 3D effects
Applications and effects

Heinz Brocker (Gallus Ferd. Rüesch AG)
Jürgen Scheuer (Kurz)
Carsten Brabänder (Merck)

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Renewed fair success for WEILBURGER Graphics in China

WEILBURGER Graphics was represented together with its long-time Chinese partner Leading Technologies Co., Ltd. (LEADINGTECH) also this year at the All in Print China in Shanghai from 18. – 22. Oktober.


The All in Print which takes place every two years since 2003 is hosted by a fair cooperation of Messe Düsseldorf (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. and Beijing Keyin Media & Culture Co., Ltd. . This year, at its sixth performance with more than 90,000 m², over 700 exhibitors could be achieved.


Günter Korbacher, Managing Director of WEILBURGER Graphics GmbH, who attended the exhibition to support Managing Director William Huang and his team LEADINGTECH on-site, comments on the successful exhibition appearance as follows: “It is no longer a secret that the Asian market is booming and that also the packaging sector... [read more]

New distribution partner of WEILBURGER Graphics for Vietnam

This year, WEILBURGER Graphics, a Franconian specialist for lacquer, inks and adhesives, was able to win a new distribution partner for the graphics industry in Vietnam. In its region, Toàn Ấn Co., Ltd. (TAC Total Print) is reckoned as established and high-graded retailer and importer for the graphics industry and covers almost all sectors of the printing industry in this connection. As first common project, the both companies exhibited from 5th to 8th October 2016 at the Vietnam PrintPack in Ho-Chi-Minh-City (Saigon).


Günter Korbacher, Managing Director of WEILBURGER Graphics GmbH, who took part in the trade fair about the common appearance: “The PrintPack in Vietnam at which we were presented for the first time together with TAC this year was very successful with almost 15,000 visitors on only three trade fair days.” Günter K... [read more]

Epple Druckfarben AG: Joachim Erlach resigns from the Executive Board

Joachim Erlach resigned from the executive board of Epple Druckfarben AG, Neusäß/Germany, with the fulfillment of his contract on August 31, 2016 as al-ready announced. His field of responsibility will be taken over by Gunther Gerlach as Chairman of the Executive Board.

With the fulfillment of his contract on August 31, 2016 Joachim Erlach resigned from the Executive Board of Epple Druckfarben AG, Neusäß/Germany. For more than 20 years he created a successful sales performance on national and international markets for the manufacturer of printing inks. On this challenging market he primed Epple in an excellent way for the future.

The supervisory board appointed Gunther Gerlach to the Chairman of the Executive Board; thereby Epple continues its generational change. Gunther Gerlach takes over with his experienced sales organization the field of responsibility of Joachim Erlach und therewith his operative tasks and customer contacts. Michael Berz, Chairman of the Supervisory Board, actively attended the assignment of duties and thanks Joachim Erlach for his tireless commitment: “His path breaking decisions and immense market k... [read more]

WEILBURGER Graphics GmbH: end results at drupa 2016

Weilburger can confirm after evaluation and care of all data of drupa 2016 that this year’s participation is again the most successful trade show of the company since drupa-debut in 1995. So that the company can look back on a continuously rising performance over now total 6 drupa-participations.

At the mid-term of drupa Weilburger could already greet more than 500 prospects and visitors to our stand. Amongst them were represented all EU countries as well as visitors from China, Australia, Iran, Taiwan, USA, Vietnam, Japan, India, Ukraine, Russia, Thailand, Latvia, Lithuania, South Africa, Israel, Brazil, Chile, Peru, Uruguay, Morocco, Lebanon, El Salvador, Hong Kong, UAE and south Korea. The second drupa-week could not only be confirmed but also expanded. Thus, the company came to over than 1.200 visitors from 65 countries.


Günter Korbacher about this success: “To be honest, we were overwhelmed from this enormous encouragement of our customers and prospects all over the world. Therefore our initial doubts due to our new location at hall 12 were quickly flown away. Especially the direct proximity to drupa Touchpoint Packaging certainly con... [read more]

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