Hamburg, 2015-10-05 09:33 CEST (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- World Publishing Expo, the world’s largest trade exhibition for the news publishing industry – kicks off today in Hamburg. UPM will be in attendance showing its strong commitment to newspaper publishing and coldset printing. The media world is in the midst of a major transition. Structural changes have transformed earning models for publishers, which continues to pose a challenge for the whole industry.
“We have taken action at UPM to improve our competitiveness but without compromising our supply and service capabilities. I’m pleased to see that leading European publishers count on our delivery reliability and benefiting from our geographical coverage and extensive product range,” says Winfried Schaur, Senior Vice President, Newspaper Publishing, UPM Paper ENA.
UPM has continuously developed its product offering and services to better meet the needs of its customers. Its extensive paper range for coldset web offset printing enables higher quality printed products with exceptional haptic properties.
“Print should be seen as a complementary medium within the increasingly diverse world of publishing. We are working close to our customers to further develop both our products and services. It is in our mutual interest to keep print competitive,” says Ken Ehrnrooth, Head of Sales at UPM. To hear more, please visit us at stand 4.550 at World Publishing Expo 2015, 05 - 07 October in Hamburg. www.upmpaper.com/wpe For further information please contact: Ken Ehrnrooth, Head of Sales, Newspaper Publishing, UPM Paper ENA, tel. +358 2041 50731 firstname.lastname@example.org
For communications support (language versions, illustrations, pictures) please contact: Terhi Jokinen, Communications Manager, UPM Paper ENA, tel. +358 204 150491, email@example.com
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Notes to Editors : World Publishing Expo , the world’s largest trade exhibition for the news publishing industry, brings together the best solution providers and suppliers to the industry with news media companies. Nearly 7,000 visitors from 100 countries attended last year’s event. To learn more about WPE please visit: www.worldpublishingexpo.com
UPM Paper ENA (Europe & North America) is the world’s leading producer of graphic papers, serving customers in Magazine Publishing & Advertising, Merchants, Home & Office, and Newspaper Publishing. A leader in sustainable and high performance papers, UPM Paper ENA’s production is located in Finland, Germany, the United Kingdom, France, Austria, and the United States. Headquartered in Germany, UPM Paper ENA employs approximately 10,000 people. To learn more about UPM Paper ENA visit: www.upmpaper.com
UPM Through the renewal of the bio and forest industries, UPM is building a sustainable future across six business areas: UPM Biorefining, UPM Energy, UPM Raflatac, UPM Paper Asia, UPM Paper Europe and North America and UPM Plywood. Our products are made of renewable raw materials and are recyclable. We serve our customers worldwide. The Group employs around 20,000 people and its annual sales are approximately €10 billion. UPM shares are listed on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki. UPM – The Biofore Company – www.upm.com