Who We Are
Founded in 1958, the Flexographic Technical Association (FTA) is the world’s leading professional society dedicated to the advancement of the flexographic printing industry.
The benefits of membership continue to grow each year! The opportunities for education, training and networking with industry leaders are endless. Continuing to be in the forefront of innovation and technology gives us the competitive edge necessary to grow our business and service our customers at the highest levels. FTA is a great value for flexo printers and CPCs alike.
Debbie Hobbs, Sales & Marketing Director, Global Packaging
FTA represents nearly 1,300 company locations encompassing all aspects of the flexographic printing supply chain. Our members include printers/converters, consumer products companies, prepress providers, suppliers, graphic design firms, consultants, educators and students. Together we provide a wealth of products, services and shared cutting-edge knowledge to the flexo industry. Join us.
What We Do
Simply stated, FTA and its Foundation’s (incorporated in 1974), primary goal is to provide a platform for flexographers to network, learn and exchange ideas—all in the name of advancing the art and science of the flexographic print process.
How We Do It
- Annual Conferences & Events
- Technical Education Services Team (TEST) Virtual Campus
- Educational Products & Services
- Certification Programs
- FLEXO Magazine and newsletters
- Regional Networking Groups
- Awards Competitions
- Technical & Sustainability Assistance