Consumables-Media – Fabric & Textiles

Inkjet Opportunities in Smart Textiles
November 11, 2019 at 12:46 pm

There is an emerging consensus that smart textiles should be defined as those that are “active” or “intelligent.”

9 Keys to Short-Run Apparel
October 29, 2019 at 5:35 pm

During PRINTING United, two experts explored nine areas apparel printers should focus on.

SEG Signs: Beautiful, Profitable, and Now Easy
October 25, 2019 at 1:00 am

Silicone Edge Graphic (SEG) signs are a red-hot growth sector in the sign industry for several reasons. First, they look great aesthetically, with a thin, clean look. Also, once the SEG frame is installed, the textile faces can be replaced quickly and easily without a highly skilled installer. 

Charlie Taublieb’s High-Performance Apparel Lesson
October 24, 2019 at 8:06 am

The athletic wear trend has been growing at a steady rate, with companies like Nike, Adidas, and Under Armour seeing huge profits, and “athleisure” blurring the lines between activewear and casual style. Wednesday morning, “Working with Performance Graphics,” screen-printing guru Charlie Taublieb of Taublieb Consulting discussed which inks and processes yield the best results on…

The Rise of Digital Textiles
October 24, 2019 at 1:00 am

Over the past few years, digital textiles have been growing. Better print technologies, more diverse substrates, and greater awareness are all contributing to the growth of the category. But that said, it has still only scratched the surface. The true explosion of growth and opportunity is just starting to arrive.