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SEWorkwear and the importance of software for designing apparel

In this podcast with the companies director Adrian Burton we discuss designing for apparel, where products are printed and embroidered, and how software has enabled growth and a streamlined efficient workflow

12/07/2021
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The growth of Interior Décor with Michelle Dellow of Papergraphics

In today’s podcast with Michelle Dellow of Papergraphics we discuss the growth of the Interior Décor sector. We touch on technology, materials and regulation, and discuss how ink-jet continues to advance the use of digital print applications for wallcoverings and window treatments.

29/06/2021
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Sustainable textile materials with Mark Dodds, Fabric Technologist

The landscape of Textiles is evolving – Over the next few years we will see many innovations: new ways of growing virgin fibres, new synthetics and sustainable recycled fabrics - created using efficient recycling techniques, all of which will change the fabrics that we source and specify as designers and printers in a circular industry.

25/06/2021
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Phil McMullin of Epson UK discusses market trends and technologies

The textile industry is in flux – as it shifts to meet market demands it must adjust and retool its manufacturing processes. Epson technologies have been at the forefront of the digitisation of the print industry for many years.

08/06/2021
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Digital Textile and Carpet innovations with Tony Naschberger and Andreas Rass of Zimmer

In this podcast we discuss digital technology, the evolving market, the importance of sustainable sourcing and production machinery and much more with - Tony Naschberger, CEO and Andreas Rass – Commercial Director.

24/05/2021
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Louis Prestia from Pantone on Colour Management

In this podcast we are joined by Louis Prestia, Senior Product Manager at Pantone. Louis is responsible for graphics and Pantone live, and has a deep knowledge of colour theory and its application within the print workflow.

07/05/2021
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Sharon Crowson, designing in a digital world

In this podcast we have the pleasure of welcoming Sharon Crowson of the design archives to discuss designing in a Digital world.

27/04/2021
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Charlotte Jade, Luxury Designer brand for wall murals

Charlotte Jade is a Luxury Designer brand for Interiors founded in 2015 by designer Charlotte O’Reilly. With a love of nature and biophilic design Charlotte combines hand-crafted drawings, unique patterns and vibrant colours, to create the distinctive Charlotte Jade style.

29/03/2021
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Chris Govier of Kornit Digital on Digital Disruption, Market Trends and the Future of Printed Textil

In this podcast we take a deep dive into digital disruption with Chris Govier, the President of EMEA KDEU at Kornit Digital. Chris explains more on the new UK entity for Kornit formed last year.

01/03/2021
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Lenzing Fibres, the future of sustainable fibres

In this podcast we discuss Lenzing’s fibre innovations, the future development of fibres as a whole, alongside circularity and collaboration.

08/02/2021
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The need for print automation with Andrew Talbot

Andrew Talbot is the CEO of Custom Gateway, a company which recently became part of the Kornit Digital family. In this podcast we discuss the critical need for print automation, the challenges that software overcomes and why technology will enable exponential growth in the manufacture of customized and personalized products in the next few years.

27/01/2021
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Jackie Shapiro on French Bull Fashion

After launching her design career in New York, Jackie Shapiro established her internation brand, French Bull Fashion. Debbie McKeegan speaks to Jackie about design, innovation and the power of print.

19/01/2021
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Jos Notermans: SPG Prints

SPG PRINTS has a long history in textile printing, founded in 1947 and originally known as Stork Prints the company first entered the textile market in 1953 with a flat-bed textile printing machine. In 1963 SPG Prints launched the ground breaking RD-1, together with the world’s first seamless circular screen.

21/12/2020
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The Conscious Fashion Campaign with Kerry Bannigan

The Conscious Fashion Campaign, in collaboration with the United Nations Office for Partnerships, co-creates high-visibility global fashion event partnerships to advance the Decade of Action to deliver the Sustainable Development Goals by 2030.

14/12/2020
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Talking colour management for Digital Textile printing with Simon Landau of PrintFactory

Colour management and a digitised print workflow are the bedrock of sustainable production, and yet both are so often underused, ignored completely or misunderstood. In this podcast we discuss colour management, print process and best practice for the Textile Industry as it switches to a digital future with Simon Landau of PrintFactory, a specialist print software solution company.

25/11/2020
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Sportswear of Tomorrow

Sportswear of Tomorrow manufacture sportswear and apparel in Latvia, Romania. Owned by Kevin Van Lanker, also a champion speed skater, the company are carving a niche supplying many of the world’s largest brands.

18/11/2020
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Kirby Best - Onpoint Manufacturing

The future of fashion is in flux – it needs a new supply chain and a complete reset. Kirby Best and the team at Onpoint Manufacturing based in Florence, Alabama, USA, specialise in customised sewn production for the Apparel Industry.

16/11/2020
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What's driving change and accelerating demand for digital printing?

Debbie McKeegan speaks to Duncan Ferguson, the Vice President of Commercial and Industrial Printing for Epson Europe. Debbie asks how Epson is driving change and how the industry must evolve at speed to meet both consumer expectations.

06/10/2020
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Accessibility to Digital technologies - Northumbria University invest in the HP Stitch

As the Textile industry shifts to a digital future the technologies and software that will facilitate this seismic shift are of critical importance to the education of a new generation of design and print practitioners.

17/09/2020

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