Graph Expo Take Over By NPES

NPES has become sole owner of Graph Expo and PRINT after acquiring the 1/3 stakes held by IdeaAlliance (Epicomm) and Printing Industries of America. Terms of the April transaction were not revealed.

The buyout ends 35 years of the three groups running the graphic arts industry events.
NPES is the Association for Suppliers of Printing, Publishing and Converting Technologies

No further details were available at post time. This story will be updated.