Long Beach, CA

This three-day event is historically one of the larger shows on the circuit at the perfect time of year in Southern California.

Your FREE registration includes:

  • Entrance to the exhibit hall all three days
  • Unlimited Training by Exhibitors in the Classroom and in the Hall
  • Access to the Recognized Professional Program
  • Chances to win $500 in Buyer Bucks each day!

Come see new products, learn new techniques, meet industry experts, connect with suppliers and network with peers at GRAPHICS PRO EXPO. Whether you’re a seasoned pro, or new to the business, GPX is the perfect event for you.

Registration is open! Check out who’s exhibiting, class schedules, travel information, and more.

GPX Safe

GRAPHICS PRO EXPO is committed to providing a safe venue in coordination with local authorities and the Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center as we return to live events in 2021.

For a more extensive list of safety protocols and procedures at the Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center, click here.

We will provide updates and post them here when they are available. Please contact us with any questions.

  • Schedule
  • Who's Exhibiting
  • Training
  • Travel
  • Expo Exclusives

August 11, 2021

Time (Pacific)
Description

9:30 am to 5:00 pm PST
Registration Open

Exhibit Hall is not open.


10:00 am to 4:00 pm PST
Training in the Classroom

All day seminars. Click the Training tab for more info.




August 12, 2021

Time (Pacific)
Description

7:30 am to 4:00 pm PST
Registration Open

8:00 am to 3:00 pm PST
Training in the Classroom

10:00 am to 4:00 pm PST
Exhibit Hall Open

Including Training in the Hall.


1:00 pm to 1:30 pm PST
Thursday Buyer Bucks Winner Announced

Winner receives $500 in Buyer Bucks to spend with any GPX exhibitor! Listen for your name to be announced inside the exhibit hall. Once you pick up your badge, you are automatically entered to win.




August 13, 2021

Time (Pacific)
Description

7:30 am to 4:00 pm PST
Registration Open

8:00 am to 3:00 pm PST
Training in the Classroom

10:00 am to 4:00 pm PST
Exhibit Hall Open

Including Training in the Hall.


1:00 pm to 1:30 pm PST
Friday Buyer Bucks Winner Announced

Winner receives $500 in Buyer Bucks to spend with any GPX exhibitor! Listen for your name to be announced inside the exhibit hall. Once you pick up your badge, you are automatically entered to win.




August 14, 2021

Time (Pacific)
Description

7:30 am to 3:00 pm PST
Registration Open

10:00 am to 3:00 pm PST
Exhibit Hall Open

Including Training in the Hall.


1:00 pm to 1:30 pm PST
Saturday Buyer Bucks Winner Announced

Winner receives $500 in Buyer Bucks to spend with any GPX exhibitor! Listen for your name to be announced inside the exhibit hall. Once you pick up your badge, you are automatically entered to win.




Featured Exhibitors

Exhibitor List

GRAPHICS PRO EXPO offers classes to help you meet today’s needs and prepare for tomorrow’s opportunities.

Register today for classes offered. Learn new skills and gain new ideas to increase the momentum of your business – help your business grow and thrive!

Already Registered? Add Classes Here.

Training in the Classroom

Training in the Classroom offers attendees the opportunity to learn about trending topics, technologies, equipment and much more – presented by industry experts – OUR EXHIBITORS.

Classes are offered the day before the show starts, and throughout the show, in all-day and 90-minute sessions.

Training in the Hall

Select exhibitors will be presenting 15-30 minute in-booth demonstrations throughout each day of the show in the exhibit hall.

 

2021 Recognized Professional Program

Attend any of the classes from the Training in the Classroom program to receive a Recognized Professional certificate.

This certificate is available exclusively to attendees at GPX and lets your customers know you are committed to keeping up with industry trends.

August 11, 2021

Time (Pacific)
Classroom
Level
Description

10:00 am to 4:00 pm
102
All Levels
Join the DTG Revolution!
Sponsored By: Hirsch Solutions Inc



August 12, 2021

Time (Pacific)
Classroom
Level
Description

8:00 am to 9:30 am
102
Beginner

8:00 am to 9:30 am
103
Intermediate

11:00 am to 12:30 pm
102
All Levels
Manage your Graphics, Boost your Profitability
Sponsored By: GraphicsFlow/InkSoft

11:00 am to 12:30 pm
103
Intermediate
Screen Print with Just a Heat Press
Sponsored By: Transfer Express

1:30 pm to 3:00 pm
102
All Levels



August 13, 2021

Time (Pacific)
Classroom
Level
Description

8:00 am to 9:30 am
102
Beginner
CorelDRAW A to Z
Sponsored By: Corel Trainer

8:00 am to 9:30 am
103
Beginner
Troubleshooting Sublimation
Sponsored By: JDS Industries

11:00 am to 12:30 pm
103
Intermediate
Should you Print Licensed Logos?
Sponsored By: Transfer Express

11:00 am to 12:30 pm
102
Intermediate
Why UV Print & Why Now
Sponsored By: PDS Equipment

1:30 pm to 3:00 pm
102
All Levels
Learn Sandcarving with Rayzist Photomask
Sponsored By: Rayzist Photomask



August 14, 2021

Time (Pacific)
Classroom
Level
Description

no scheduled events found

Training in the Hall

Stop by these exhibitor booths Thursday, Friday, or Saturday for in-booth demonstrations!

 

     Booth #437

    Hard-to-Stick Surface Application Solutions

 

Join us to learn proper application methods for using RoughMark films 285 and 287 on hard-to-stick surfaces like concrete, brick and low-energy plastics.

Learn why RoughMark high-tack adhesive is perfect for hard-to-stick surfaces like textured walls, concrete and brick. Designed for use with today’s popular ink systems: solvent, eco-solvent latex and UV printers. For longer term durability and ink protection use GF 242 Gloss Overlaminate.

 

 Booth #237

 Expand Your Business Beyond Signage with Chemica

 

Our HTV specialist will showcase unique applications and high-resolution images created using Mimaki printers. A discussion will follow, addressing the challenges raised by sublimated polyester clothing. The session will culminate with a Q&A segment.

 

      Booth #429

     Versatility of UV Printing

 

Get to know the basics of UV Printing Technology and how it’s able to achieve the maximum applications in the wide format industry. Understand the printing concepts and gain more knowledge and experience about the wide and grand format printing world.

Also stop by to learn about CLEAN printing technology using the latest eco printing technology – Clean Ink Printing introduced by Stratojet! We will show you how the new technology can change the wide format printing for your future, giving cost efficiency with a sustainable touch.

Hotel locations and reservations info coming soon.

Convention Center

Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center

HALLS: A
300 E Ocean Blvd
Long Beach, CA 90802
|
Headquarters Hotel

Renaissance Long Beach Hotel

111 E Ocean Blvd
Long Beach, CA 90802
|
Phone: 562-437-5900
Discount Deadline: July 31, 2021
Group Rate: $215
Self $36.00, Valet $40.00 (In and out privileges will be extended to overnight guests)
LONG BEACH EXPO EXCLUSIVES

See what exhibitors are offering!

50 Free Marketing Catalogs for New Members

Advertising Specialty Inst/ASI

ASI helps you sell promo products to your customers as an additional revenue stream. When you join today, you’ll get 50 marketing catalogs imprinted with your logo to send to customers.

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Your One Stop Shop for All Printing you Need!

All American Print Supply Co.

Since 1986, All American Print Supply Co. has been a provider of printing equipment and supplies to a variety of industries in every corner of the globe.

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Shop Packages Starting at $5000

Brown Manufacturing Group Inc

Screenprint set-ups starting at $5000 and up will help you determine what is best for your production application. These shop packages can include DTG dryers and the ElectraPrint automatic. Stop in for a demo and see which package is right for you.

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Save $500 When Becoming a Member & Getting the New CorelDRAW Graphics Suite 2021!

Corel Trainer

See ya in the Class Friday morning!

 

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See Epilog’s New Fusion Edge Lasers at GPX Long Beach!

Epilog Laser

With 120 inches per second engraving speeds and the popular IRIS™ Camera System, you won’t want to miss seeing Epilog’s new Fusion Edge Laser Series in action at GPX Long Beach. Make sure to stop by the booth to get some hands-on time with the laser and learn about our show specials!

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GPX Special- Free Upgrade From 60W to 80W

GCC America, Inc

Free upgrade 60W to 80W for GCC LaserPro Spirit LS/Spirit GLSH and S400.

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Finance Special: $99/month until 2022!

Geneva Capital LLC

Pick your promo! You can shop the Long Beach show floor for the equipment you need, and then you can choose to either make NO PAYMENTS for 90 days, OR make payments of just $99/month until January 2022! (subject to equipment and credit approval).

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Start your Business the Right Way with Hirsch Solutions

Hirsch Solutions Inc

Get the ultimate package deal for your embroidery start up with the TMBP SmartStart deal. A Tajima single head embroidery machine is a shop staple and a great way to start or even grow your existing business. This package includes a basic digitizing software to create the designs you have always dreamed of to keep your customers happy and returning. Start smart with Tajima and Hirsch Solutions.

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The Beach Fleece Collection

Next Level Apparel

Colder nights are approaching, and The Beach Fleece Collection is just the thing to keep you cozy. The Unisex PCH Heathered Pullover Hoodie is the ultimate fleece companion to keep you warm and comfortable on long or short journeys. This hoodie is perfect for screen-printing with its lightweight fabric, matching drawstrings, front pocket, and ribbed cuffs.

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Monument Signs, PVC Signs & HDU Signs

Peachtree City Foamcraft

100% Wholesale manufacturer of quality foamcore monument signs, PVC signs, HDU signs and architectural accents. Durable, versatile and easy-to-install. Choose from 56 standard monument sign designs, 60 sign panel shapes or send us a custom design.

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GPX Exclusive Pricing

Radian Laser Systems

Attendees of GRAPHICS PRO EXPO Long Beach, CA have the opportunity to purchase our new Micro Mini 2D 20 watt Fiber Desktop System for only $8,999*! This fully enclosed desktop offers easy to use software, removable doors, autofocus, work light, fume extraction port and a small footprint great for any small or large award shop!

*Taxes, Shipping and Training not included

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Shark EFB-2512 (2021 Edition) GPX Long Beach Exclusive Deal

Stratojet USA

Come check out the StratoJet Shark EFB-2512 built to print 5-30 Boards – 8’x4′ in one hour. Save up to $15,500 only at the GPX Long Beach Special Deals. Print up to 5″ thick, with white, and clear ink option, other size options also available.

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Invest in Something Better

Trotec Laser

Trotec laser systems are designed to increase your productivity and profitability. Our Speedy laser engravers offer engraving speeds up to 170 in/sec. in a variety of sizes, power options, and accessories to process a wide range of materials. Come see us in Long Beach in booth #311 for live demonstrations on our Speedy lasers and see how Trotec can help you expand your business opportunities.

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