Comparing Screen and Inkjet Inks for High-Durability Demand Applications
Despite the labor and material shortage and price increase challenges over the past two years, ink manufacturers are continuing to develop and improve inks for inkjet and screen printing to provide high-durability and other capabilities.
Considerations in Offset Production Automation
Embracing automation is key for print businesses looking to remain competitive, boost productivity, future-proof the company, and of course to ultimately provide outstanding service to customers. However, implementing automated processes in a commercial print shop is not the same as in some standardized …
Label and Flexible Packaging Boom Proves Marketʼs Resilience
Demand for packaged goods bullied the global label and flexible packaging markets during the pandemic, and continued demand is expected to drive further opportunities in these lucrative markets.
Not All DTF is Created Equal
Direct-to-film (DTF) heat transfer is a new technology that allows users to print designs onto special clear polyester films using digital water-based inks and a powder adhesive coating, which requires curing. After curing, you can then heat press the transfer design directly onto your garment.
PRINTING United Alliance Pinnacle Awards Program Now Open for Submissions
PRINTING United Alliance, the most comprehensive member-based printing and graphic arts association in the U.S., today announces that its call for Pinnacle Awards submissions is now open. The Pinnacle Awards are the industry’s largest, most respected awards competition for print-related technology and …
Koenig & Bauer Durst Delta SPC 130 centerpiece for Rondo’s new dedicated print production plant
Taking center stage in the dedicated digital production facility is Koenig & Bauer Durst’s Delta SPC 130 single-pass press with water-based ink technology that is driving business growth and providing the food packaging industry solutions demanded by brands. The Delta SPC 130 has been successfully transferred …
SGIA Product of the Year: New Possibilities for the Printing Industry
SGIA's annual Product of the Year Competition identifies and recognizes product across numerous segments that are expanding the definitions of what printing can be. This special webinar -- presented specifically for the members of PIA affiliate organizations -- is designed not only to educate you …