Epson to acquire Italian textile printer manufacturing company Robustelli
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.
Stahls now distributed by Conect Enterprises/Print N Cut Solutions
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.
Kiian Digital receives Nike Certification
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 acquires Optitex, fast growing global leader in integrated 3D design software
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 and Kiian Digital announce distribution agreement
Pozitive has announced a distribution agreement between Pozitive sign and graphic supplies and Kiian Digital.
Starleaton Digital Solutions to exclusively distribute George & Otto Friedrich in ANZ
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 introduces fluorescent ink to Its Texart dye sublimation printing solution
Roland DG has announced the release of fluorescent ink specifically formulated for its Texart XT-640 and RT-640 wide-format dye sublimation printers.
Sawgrass introduce SubliJet-HD Pro Photo XF inks for the Virtuoso 25” 8-Colour HD Product Decorating System
Sawgrass has introduced new SubliJet-HD Pro Photo XF inks for the Virtuoso 25” 8-Colour HD Product Decorating System, the first set of eight-colour inks the company has developed for the Sawgrass VJ 628 printer.
Decoprint available from HVG Graphics Media
France-based Senfa has appointed HVG Graphics Media as sole distributor of its Decoprint range of products for the Australian market.
Cestrian Imaging Ltd is the first in the UK to install a fully loaded EFI Reggiani PRO 340 digital textile printer.
Cestrian Imaging Ltd has become the first printing company in the UK to install a fully loaded EFI™ Reggiani PRO 340 digital textile printer. The new 340 cm-wide device will meet increasing demand for high-quality fabric-printed displays, branded apparel and more.
Epson Appoints Kiwo As National Dealer For Screen Printing Technology in direct-to-garment field
Epson has appointed screen and textile printing specialists Kiwo as a national dealer with the company, joining and adding significant weight to Epson’s direct to garment business.
New company masters digital textile printing challenge on wool
Digital textile printing is gaining a foothold in the fashion industry. Still, most commercially available fabrics today are rotary screen printed, a process that has proven its worth on a larger scale but is often too complicated and costly for small scale production.
First VUTEk FabriVU printer sales goes to theatrical company in the UK
UK theatrical industry supplier Prompt Side Theatrical Drapery is the first to invest in the new EFI VUTEk FabriVU 340 soft signage printer.
GJS to distribute Epson dye sublimation solutions
GJS has announced that it will distribute Epson's range of dye sublimation solutions, starting with the Epson SC-F9200, the Epson SC-F7200 and the Epson SC-F6200.
Durst introduce the world’s first 5m-wide dye-sublimation printer
Last month's FESPA Digital was used by Durst to showcase its latest innovations for the large-format printing segment. With the Rhotex 500, Durst was launching the first 5-metre dye sublimation printer onto the market which, with its extra-wide printing width, can offer seamless soft signage / fabrics applications, stepping up the use of textile advertising and information media.
GJS becomes Sawgrass' only Platinum Australian distributor
GJS has announced that it has been named Sawgrass' only Platinum Australian distributor.
D.gen unveils new direct-to-fabric printer
The Teleios Grande/H6 was finally unveiled at FESPA Digital 2016 last month.
Textiles Alive install first 3.2 metre textile printer in New Zealand
Textiles Alive has announced the arrival of New Zealand’s first 3.2 metre textiles-dedicated printer that will change the landscape of printing across New Zealand from May 2016.
The J-Cube premium ink range gaining market share in the textile field
J-Teck3 presented its J-Cube premium ink range at last month's FESPA Digital show in Amsterdam. The company claims it is growing market share by offering an extensive gamut of vivid colours, including striking fluorescents and varying shades of black. J-Cube equips textile companies with superior colour combinations and the capabilities to produce premium fabric products.
Bordeaux demonstrated Eden PG and Plasma AR at FESPA Digital 2016
Many of the wide range of displayed textile applications on the Bordeaux stand were printed with the new Eden PG pigment ink. Eden PG ink can be used for all fabrics and in a single process with no need for post treatment.
Caldera launches dedicated textile RIP at FESPA Digital
Caldera demonstrated its dedicated fabric-printing suite for the first time in Europe at FESPA Digital 2016.
- Sun Chemical launch SunTex inks at FESPA Digital 2016
- Kornit Digital has launched two new direct-to-garment printing systems at Fespa Amsterdam
- New Pro photo inks for the Virtuoso 25” / 630 mm 8 colour HD product decorating system
- New Zealand's Textiles Alive printers has launched a new look and fresh perspective on how it does business.
- Kornit Digital to unveil new industrial-grade direct-to-garment printing systems at FESPA Textile.
- Durst Water Technology and UV Automation to be shown at FESPA Digital 2016
- Bordeaux's Velvet Jet pigment ink receives Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) certification
- Hollanders to show the ColorBooster DS Printer at FESPA Digital
- Fisher Textiles now stocks GF 8864 at 125 inches (3.175 metres)
- Kornit Digital wins major contract to supply Amazon for their Print-on-Demand service
- Pigment.inc announces P40i dye sub ink
- FESPA textile partner lineup revealed
- Mimaki adds Light Black to its portfolio of high-performance sublimation inks
- FESPA Textiles conference sessions explore the exploding growth of the textile market
- Ricoh to acquire AnaJet
- GJS introduce 21 new heat transfer colours
- Hexis announces premium solvent-free film for transfer applications
- 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.
- Velvet Jet, the water based pigment ink for all fabrics to be shown at Heimtextile