The innovation can refer to either:
- Technology - for example a new press, ink or substrate
- Business practice - for example processes to improve sustainability or client experience
- Degree of innovation
- Practical impact on the innovator and their clients
- Economic aspects (cost, time and process)
- Environmental aspects (energy efficiency, sustainability)
- Overall concept
The 2019 finalists for the Award for Innovation (for companies with up to 300 employees) in alphabetical order:
- GEW (EC) Limited
- GMG GmbH & Co. KG
- Hybrid Software Inc.
- Lake Image Systems Ltd.