XPS at number 10

drupa, held every four years in Germany, is the world's biggest print-related trade show. Here's some drupa 2008 stats for perspective...

* 14-days
* 1,971 exhibitors from 52 countries
* show floor sales totaling €10 billion
* 391,000 visitors from 138 countries
* journalists from 84 countries

Barbara Pellow (ex-Chief Marketing Officer of Kodak’s Graphic Communications Group and now at InfoTrends) has written a round-up of the 'top 10 trends that were very visible in every vendor’s booth' for WhatTheyThink. XPS comes in at number 10.

Here's the full list, read Barbara’s article for the details:

Trend #1: Integration Is Key
Trend #2: Management Information Systems Are on the Rise
Trend #3: Hybrid Workflows
Trend #4: TransPromo
Trend #5: Customized Communications Are Still the Rage
Trend #6: Web-to-Print
Trend #7: Multi-Channel Communication Solutions
Trend #8: Color Management
Trend #9: Dynamic Publishing
Trend #10: XPS