An analogue-to-digital transformation is currently taking place in the textiles and clothing market. Alongside conventional textile printing processes, digital printing is growing fast. Digital offers enormous potential to make production more efficient. And yet textile manufacturers cannot make use of all the opportunities, partly because the systems for the pre-treatment and post-treatment of textiles often come from different manufacturers. This is why Mimaki now offers one complete solution for the textile print workflow. By Bert Benckhuysen, Senior Product Manager at Mimaki EMEA
Epson and world-renowned arts and design college Central Saint Martins have formed a collaboration that will support education and encourage students to experiment with its large format digital textile printers.
Kornit Digital, a global market leader in digital textile printing innovation, announces that T-Shirt & Sons (Westbury, UK), has placed an order for a second high-productivity, low cost-per-print Kornit Vulcan system in a few weeks’ time.
Northern Flags, which has a 33-year history in supplying flags, has been inundated with enquiries for the St George’s Cross flags since the World Cup started so they were approached by BBC Look North to discuss the impact the World Cup had had on their business. The company designed this new ‘waistcoat design’ flag to celebrate England’s progression in the World Cup which was captured by the Television cameras when they arrived to interview MD Iain Clasper-Cotte. Since appearing on BBC Look North news they’ve received a rush of orders.
Sports fans are getting ready for the world's ultimate football event, and Roland DG is flying the flag for England at its Creative Centre in Clevedon. On June 26th, join the Roland team for a day of World Cup-themed footie fun and some incredibly innovative printing.