Antalis showcases innovative Coala Textile preview at FESPA

The team will also be showcasing the creations from the Antalis Interior Design Award, the first international interior design competition.

Antalis, the leading distributor of paper, visual communication and packaging solutions in Europe, is launching its latest innovations at FESPA, the world’s leading large-format printing event, which takes place in Berlin on the 15th-18th May.

Designed as a sports retail store, Antalis’ stand will showcase the large-format creative solutions that are made possible thanks to the latest digital technologies, and introduce Coala Textile, an innovative selection of products ideal for interior decoration applications.

Chris Green, Channel Head for Visual Communications at Antalis UK, comments: "FESPA is a unique event for the large-format printing community. We want to take the opportunity to showcase our latest solutions, which allow interior designers to shape bespoke spaces that can reflect a brand’s personality, and create a specific mood or environment.

“The interior design industry is calling for innovative materials that help transform spaces and textiles can really create stand out in a competitive market.

“Cosy interiors and cocoon-like environments are at the forefront of the latest trends, bringing traditional tapestries back into fashion. The Coala Textile range is customisable and printable in any format, allowing it to cover several different product variations that are suitable for different applications.”

In addition to the new Coala Textile portfolio, visitors will be able to discover (or re-discover) Coala Magnetics, an original range of large-format, magnetic displays that are easy to apply and change, as well as Coala WallDesign, Antalis’ flagship range of wallcoverings for personalised interiors.

The team will also be showcasing the creations from the Antalis Interior Design Award, the first international interior design competition. Launched to share innovative creations and inspire professionals to develop their own new projects, the competition received more than 330 submissions between September and December 2017.

The UK team will be available at the Antalis stand at Booth A20 in Hall 3.1.