The Look Company showcases print excellence and wins Gold

Hamburg, Germany – The Look Company, who specializes in event and location branding solutions for sport, retail and commercial customers globally, is once again recognized as the Gold winner for the roll- to-roll printed textile category at the FESPA 2017 Awards on May 10, 2017.

FESPA is known as one of the largest gatherings of the global print community to showcase and celebrate print excellence.

Ryan Philpot, master of ceremony, during the FESPA Awards at the Grand Elysee Hotel in Hamburg announced: “For the winner for this category (roll-to-roll printed textile), getting the Gold is ExxonMobil Open Tennis at 25, The Look Company! Judges said that it’s hard to appreciate the scale of execution with event branding like this without being there. This project demonstrate imaginative use of materials in design to create a great finish but also rely on solid technical skills to achieve color matching across all media and facilitate a straightforward set up within tight timescale.”

Winning Entry - ExxonMobil Open Tennis at 25

Winning Entry – ExxonMobil Open Tennis at 25

TLC celebrates yet another accolade as they won gold for the second time in the FESPA Awards 2017 in Hamburg. Among the projects TLC have proudly entered are the “Adventure Monster Bus” of Doha Bus and “ExxonMobil Open Tennis at 25” hosted by the Qatar Tennis Federation for its 25th year. The “ExxonMobil Open at 25” won Gold in the category “best Roll to Roll Textile printing”.

The Look Company also won three awards last year in the FESPA 2016 at Beurs van Berlage, Amsterdam for the entry 24th Men’s World Handball Championship. The awards won were Gold for Roll-to-Roll Printed Textile, Bronze for Decals, Printed Labels and Fleet Marking and Best in Show Award.


Jacob Burke, President of The Look Company

Jacob Burke, President of The Look Company Middle East, expressed: “Winning the award for a 2nd time is very special to the company, our team worked extremely hard alongside the Qatar Tennis Federation to ensure that what was displayed at the event this year was fresh and innovative in the eyes of the audience around the world. We wanted to make it extra special as it was the event’s 25th anniversary this year, and winning the award is the cherry on top.”

The Look Company, with offices in Canada and Qatar, is driven with its mission to create brand destination and to help all of their clients to communicate their brand’s message clearly. They produce and create visually engaging fan and consumer environments that captivate, excite and interact with both spectators and participants alike.

TLC provides high quality service in creative design, interior and signage, retail and advertising, and sports and events brand promotion programs which requires conceptualization, creation, production and installation. TLC continuously grows its legacy Look projects that are truly world-class like the 2nd Muscat Asian Beach Games, Qatar 2016 Olympic Bid, The XXI Winter Olympics Vancouver Canada, 12th FINA World Swimming Championships (25m), 24th Men’s World Handball Championship, Canada 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup, MotoGP Qatar Grand Prix 2017, Emir Cup Football Championship 2017 are among other proud projects.

The Look Company takes pride in using green printing processes with most products being 100% recyclable. Using eco-friendly textile printing with aqueous inks, innovation and providing high quality service delivery are deeply rooted in TLC’s DNA.

With the company’s continuous innovation, focus on customer satisfaction and delivering jobs on time within budget, enables TLC to be considered as winner of prestigious industry awards such as FESPA.

Burke adds: “This award is a perfect example that by pushing the envelope with creative branding solutions we lead the way to offer a unique experience for all of our clients. We have been working on some new technology that we will be launching into our projects in the next couple of months. Stay tuned.”

TLC’s success is passionately driven for providing the best Look and understanding of culture that rewards innovation and a commitment to excellence in every engagement with every clients and projects.

Other Entry – Adventure Monster Bus

Competing with other entries across 37 countries was a tough challenge as the global print community demonstrates their best work. But winning FESPA Awards is such a humbling and proud achievement for The Look Company team.