Amplify Opens with Pre-Event Sustainability Summit on June 13

FSEA-Sponsored Pre-Amplify Sustainability Summit will shine a light on the latest information on sustainability and environmental responsibility in print and packaging, especially around recyclability of products with special finishing applications, including decorative foils and coatings.

Franklin, TN—The Association for PRINT Technologies (APTech) and the Foil & Specialty Effects Association (FSEA) are pleased to feature the FSEA-sponsored, pre-Amplify Sustainability Summit on June 13 at the Minneapolis Convention Center. The Amplify event begins on June 14 and runs through June 16, 2022, at the same venue.

The Summit program will:

  • Begin with an overview of the recently released American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) Design Guidance for Recyclability, a resource to help designers and brands in the design and manufacture of packaging to meet recyclability goals.
  • Outline new information arising from recent studies on the repulpability and recyclability of both hot and cold transfer foils.
  • Feature a panel of experts including representatives from American Greetings, Diamond Packaging, KURZ Transfer Products, and others will discuss packaging sustainability from the perspective of brand owners.
  • Detail alternatives for hot and cold foil waste that can help eliminate the landfill.

To learn more about the schedule and presenters, and to register, visit the Sustainability Summit.

For a limited period, a special rate is offered to those who register now—they will receive a 50% discount to attend the Sustainability Summit, which will include a full 3-day exhibition pass for Amplify. Use Promo Code SUSTAIN50 and receive the summit and pass for only $50.

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APTech provides a forum to inspire the development of new and valuable print products. We educate, provide market research, and foster collaboration between those who create and those who make. We are the industry association that is focused entirely on the future of print. Our members are the creative minds that love to innovate, and the leaders who stand ready to build the future. We facilitate the evolution of physical experiences in our increasingly digital lives. For complete information about the association, its programs, and its member companies, visit: or phone: 703/264-7200.


The Foil & Specialty Effects Association (FSEA) provides a wide range of resources to help companies remain profitable and gain market share through the use of print enhancement technologies such as foil stamping, embossing, specialty coatings, binding and more. From cost-saving programs and educational opportunities to green initiatives proving the sustainability of foil decorated paper/board, the FSEA strives to provide its members with ideas, resources and solutions to grow in today’s marketplace. For more information, visit or phone: 785/271-5816.

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