Bolger & O’Hearn will demonstrate OmniBloq the company’s new “Stormproof/Breathable” durable water repellent -- at Techtextil North America 2018.
USA based APJeT have announced their Dry Plasma Process, a process that uses atmospheric plasma to cure durable finishes to textiles and other substrates, including nonwovens and film, and has little-to-no effect on fabric hand or colour. It also safely treats fabrics and other substrates made from heat-sensitive fibers and materials.
The Storm HD6, to be unveiled at FESPA Berlin, allows small to mid-size businesses to drastically reduce their cost per print, enjoy high-definition image quality and improved hand feel, with an enhanced colour management experience.
EFI's exhibit at FESPA features the launch of an industrial textile pigment ink technology for direct-to-textile production. The new EFI Reggiani pigment ink technology gives users a faster, environmentally friendly production process with inline polymerisation that requires less water, less energy and less processing time, with no washing or steaming needed.
Ricoh Australia has announced the appointment of Paul Thompson to the role of Business Development Manager for its new Direct to Garment and Visual Display solutions. In this role, Thompson has national sales accountability for the Ricoh range of garment, wide format and flat bed print solutions.
Launched at their Connect Conference earlier this year, the VUTEk FabriVU 340i will be a major feature at the EFI exhibit at FESPA. The printer features a new platen and extraction system that enables in-line heat press sublimation directly from the printer. See our report on the Connect Conference by clicking here.
Squid is a patented self-adhesive transparent textile for the decoration of windows and other glass surfaces. It was developed for the interior design market when the owner of mother company Lampe Textiles was looking for a semi-permanent privacy solution for his son’s boarding room at university.
Is this a sign of the times? Radio New Zealand is reporting this in addition to earlier reports that another Kiwi company Cooper Watkinson Textiles, was quitting the industry.
Sawgrass will be breaking industry barriers once again at FESPA’s annual global print expo, as it presents a total solution to create sublimated products for outdoor applications.
Prolonged exposure to UV light has historically been a limiting factor in sublimation printing, as it results in fading of colour. Sawgrass brought its industry leading sublimation technology together with cutting edge substrate manufacturers to help create a total solution that marries high-quality imaging with high-performance sublimation products that offer UV durability.
Kornit Digital to unveil new direct-to-garment product and to demonstrate end-to-end digital textile production at FESPA Berlin
Kornit Digital has announced the unveiling of a new direct-to-garment product, alongside further details of its corporate presence at FESPA 2018 which will take place in Berlin, Germany, May 15-18.
Mimaki Europe has established a joint venture with Bompan S.r.l., a distributor in Italy that has longstanding experience in the textile industry and has had a trusted business relationship with Mimaki Europe for more than two decades.
Kornit Digital are forecasting major problems ahead for fashion retailers and suggesting that the Avalanche HD could be an answer to the problem
They say that the ‘retail apocalypse’ is a reality, especially in the fashion and textile markets. Brick and mortar stores are confronted with low growth rates and closures even, as consumers shift their focus to online ordering and individualized products.
Visitors to FESPA Global Print Expo 2018, which takes place from 15 to 18 May at Messe Berlin in Germany, will be able to explore the largest textile presence of any FESPA exhibition to date.
LexJet is excited to announce a new multi-functional material that performs for a variety of uses, from canvas to banners and beyond.
Impression Technology PTY LTD Australia, will Exhibit at Fespa Berlin under its European sister company Pigmentinc BV located in The Netherlands.
EFI is launching its Reggiani COLORS digital printer at the 14-17 April ITM Exhibition in Istanbul. EFI's exhibit in hall 6, stand 607, also highlights important advances in traditional manufacturing, with new EFI Mezzera technology for more environmentally sustainable dyeing on denim garments.
Stand B10 includes demos of real world copy shop, sign and textile applications
GJS took the wraps off its new industry knowledge base and Creator Community, an online hub designed to support its digital decoration customers and provide a forum for people to connect, be inspired and share knowledge.
The new fabrics are available up to 4.8m (16 feet) wide and are also stocked in smaller widths to accommodate a range of latex and UV printers.
Live ‘fast fashion’ production showcase plus expert seminar programme and catwalk will showcase latest innovations in garment and accessories production
Mimaki demonstrated its Tiger 1800B production-class textile printer at a series of industry trade shows in 2017.