Kornit Digital wins major contract to supply Amazon for their Print-on-Demand service
Pigment.inc announces P40i dye sub ink
Pigment.inc, a division of Impression Technology, has announced their new P40i Dye Sublimation Ink. The new P40i Dye Sub Inks join the family of inks from Pigment.inc, including the recently announced P60i Pigment Ink, all of which have been developed for the GoTx direct-to-textile digital printing systems.> Add a comment >
FESPA textile partner lineup revealed
With the most comprehensive showcase of digital textile print technologies and applications in Europe this year set to open in just two months, FESPA is pleased to announce its two strategic Textile partners: Kornit Digital as FESPA Textile Corporate Partner, and d.gen as Digital Textile Partner. These partnerships bring the benefit of the industry leader's combined knowledge to the FESPA visitor. Add a comment >
Mimaki adds Light Black to its portfolio of high-performance sublimation inks
FESPA Textiles conference sessions explore the exploding growth of the textile market
Textile printing is proving to be one of the fastest growing sectors in the digital wide format print industry, and with technology a key driver for the changes, demand for education is high on the agenda for print service providers. At FESPA Textile 2016 (8-11 March), FESPA is supporting printers with a daily programme of unmissable seminars from industry professionals, and alongside these is also hosting a one-day Digital Textile Conference, with the objective of providing a comprehensive learning platform for anyone looking to develop in this area.> Add a comment >
Ricoh to acquire AnaJet
Ricoh has announced that the company has reached an agreement to buy US based AnaJet, a major player in the direct to garment (DTG) printing industry. This acquisition is the latest strategic investment by Ricoh, which they say is to strengthen its industrial inkjet business while enabling its customers to move forward new ideas and drive imaginative thinking. Add a comment >
GJS introduce 21 new heat transfer colours
Hexis announces premium solvent-free film for transfer applications
HFLEX 100P is a new premium solvent-free film for hot transfer applications. The 90µ premium opaque solvent-free cast polyurethane film is suitable for application onto pre-washed cotton, polyester and Lycra and is ideal for the printing of designs onto sportswear, T-shirts, hats and much more. It is also OEKO-TEX®-approved for children’s wear and babies’ clothes.> Add a comment >
Mimaki introduces 3.2 m Superwide format Sublimation inkjet printer “TS500P-3200”
Mimaki has announced the acquisition of Italian company La Meccanica Costruzione Tessili-S.P.A.
La Meccanica S.p.A. manufactures inspection and packing machines for various types of fabrics. The company offers compact inspection machines, production inspection machines, packing machines for rolls and packs, machines for fabric predisposition, special machines, and ink-jet printers. Its primary applications are in the field of elastic fabric, Lycra, and knitted fabrics, as well as for woven fabrics and technical fabrics (PVC, polyuretans, and synthetic grass).> Add a comment >
Velvet Jet, the water based pigment ink for all fabrics to be shown at Heimtextile
Heimtextile which opens its doors on the 12-15th January 2016 in Frankfurt is becoming a major show for all things textile.
Making its debut appearance at the show is Velvet Jet, a Bordeaux Digital PrintInk division for textile printing inks, developed the industry’s first pigment ink that prints on all fabrics with one simple process.
Kornit Digital to show off furniture fabric designs by Turnowsky at Heimtextil 2016
Kornit Digital has announced details of its participation in Heimtextil 2016. Kornit will present actual furniture samples that were produced with fabrics from its roll-to-roll system Allegro, based on designs from Turnowsky, a fashion-led and trend-conscious international design house.> Add a comment >
GJS introduce the new SubliToCotton solution for high quality garment decoration
Caldera launches TextilePro software, a new print software solution dedicated to industrial textile printing
JK Group SPA, owner of Kiian, J-Teck 3 and Sawgrass has been acquired by Dover Engineering.
JK Group SPA, owner of the Kiian Digital, J-Teck 3, and Sawgrass Industrial brands has announced today that it will be acquired by Dover Engineering Systems(“DES”) in the US, a business segment of Dover Corporation. It will operate as a stand-alone operating company within DES Printing & Identification platform.> Add a comment >