Createx in South Africa, sister company to our own Coritex in Sydney has installed the Hollanders ColorBooster 320 digital textile printer and ColorFix textile fixation machine at Bidvest Digital. This is the first Hollanders printer to be sold in Africa.
GJS today announced a new channel partnership agreement with OKI Data Australia, to distribute its range of printers suitable for textile heat transfer media.
Mimaki has added value to the print production process with three new software solutions: the Artista Textile Colour Collection, Mimaki Profile Master 3 (MPM3) for advanced printer profiling, and RasterLink6 Version 5.0. All are designed to help printers deliver accurate, repeatable colour across multiple devices and locations.
SPGPrints will launch its new range of Nebula Acid HD (High Density) inks at Febratex 2016 (9-12 August) in Brazil. The company will also be making the first showing in the Americas of the Javelin digital inkjet printer for companies printing up to two million metres of textiles annually.
GJS has announced that it has signed a new distribution agreement with German digital transfer application technology manufacturer, FOREVER. The new partnership means GJS customers will have immediate access to FOREVER's innovative new Flex-Soft (No Cut) and Laser-Dark (No Cut) laser heat transfer paper.
Swiss printer manufacturer Lüscher-Tschudi GmbH has announced its strategic partnership with Caldera, whereby the French print software innovator has developed an OEM version of GrandRIP+ to drive the company’s 3.200 mm textile printer, the T-REX 320.
Wasatch has partnered with ColorBlend, a specialty textile software created and tested in the heart of textile manufacturing, Como, Italy.
Sawgrass have introduced new SubliJet-HD Expanded Gamut (XG) inks for the Virtuoso 25" 8-colour Product Decorating System featuring the VJ 628 printer.
Fisher Textiles, the leading supplier of fabrics for digital printing, has added a semi-glossy artist print canvas, style GF 4395, to its line up for Solvent, Latex and UV printing.
After winning GOTS (Global-Organic-Textile-Standard) certification for its Velvet Jet pigment inks earlier this year, the company has received another seal for its Excellency after receiving GOTS certification for its pre-treatment solution for textile.
Taking place on the 30th September for one day only, delegates will learn from leading industry experts sharing cutting edge content and their wealth of knowledge, experiences and insights into the latest innovative products, trends and case studies for digital textile printing.
Further to our story on Epson's acquisition of Robustelli on the 23rd June, our own local General Manager, Business Division, Epson Australia Craig Heckenberg said, “This is a very exciting development for Epson in Australia and New Zealand.
This new eight-colour ink set adds fluorescent yellow and pink cartridges to the proven SubliJet-HD C, M, Y, KXF, Lc and Lm configuration, giving sublimators a true multi-purpose solution for a much wider range of applications than possible with traditional CMYK inks.
Direct Color Systems in the USA have introduced the first ever DTG (Direct-to-Garment) printer for light colored cotton, cotton blends, and 100% polyester and synthetics without the need for pretreatment whilst also having the ability to print to other media.
Epson Group company Epson Italia S.p.A. has agreed with the Robustelli family to acquire 100% of the capital of Fratelli Robustelli S.r.l. ("Robustelli"), a leader in the textile printing industry.
Conect Enterprises and Print N Cut Solutions have announced their appointment as the master distributor in Australia for Stahls’ heat transfer materials and Hotronix heat presses.
The Digistar HI-PRO series from Kiian Digital has been awarded Nike's Restricted Substance List (RSL) Certification following its compliance with the global sports brand's rigorous regulations to meet or exceed worldwide legislative requirements, and is now licensed by Nike, Inc. for use in its substantial supply chain.
EFI has announced the acquisition of Optitex, an emerging, fast growing global leader in integrated 3D design software that enables the textile industry's digital transformation and accelerates the adoption of fast fashion. Privately held Optitex will be integrated into EFI's Productivity Software business unit.
Pozitive has announced a distribution agreement between Pozitive sign and graphic supplies and Kiian Digital.
Starleaton is proud to announce, after many months of discussions, it will be the official distributor for Georg + Otto Friedrich (G & O) in Australia and New Zealand. Regarded throughout Europe as the market leader, G & O is a leading German manufacturer and innovator of top quality, award winning digital printable fabrics specialising in knitted materials for dye sublimation printing.
Roland DG has announced the release of fluorescent ink specifically formulated for its Texart XT-640 and RT-640 wide-format dye sublimation printers.