Drupa 2016 – Germany

Staying Connected

The team at Esterlam know just how important it is to keep up to date with the very latest in developments in the print industry and attend as many exhibitions and trade shows as possible.  That way our blades remain at the heart of the press and at the forefront of all developments.  We always offer specialist technical support and advice at all trade shows too.

This month, we’re off to Dusseldorf, Germany, to Drupa 2016 – the world’s leading trade show for graphic and industrial print as well as media and multichannel.

With over 60 keynote speakers, 314,500 experts, and 188,700 international visitors – Drupa is a key date in the trade industry calendar.

“We’ll be looking at the cutting edge of the main themes of print, functional printing, packaging production, 3D printing and green printing,” says Esterlam’s Neil Haley.  “Plus, we’ll be looking into state-of-the-art technologies and new solutions to any problems designers and technicians are experiencing in their day to day production”

“Innovation, design, creativity and technology, plus a glimpse into the future of print – we’ll let you know what we find!”


The founders of Esterlam, Don and Joy Hailey, innovated and created the world’s first synthetic laminate Doctor Blade in the early 1970’s. Consequently Esterlam has over 45 years’ experience in doctor blade innovation and design for all area’s or printing and coating.

Esterlam doctor blades – always at the heart of the press