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Zimmer continues to disrupt the status quo for digital textiles and carpet printing

Over the last 140 years Zimmer Austria have pioneered many innovations and revolutionary technologies for screen and digital printing, coating, dyeing, steaming and technical textiles.

02-06-2021
Features

Supply Chain Disruption and Fabric Sourcing for Digital Textile Printers

Today, in a world where textile supply chains are constantly disrupted, the secure sourcing of fabrics at reasonable prices has become a significant challenge for most digital textile printers.

27-05-2021
Podcasts

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
Features

Dye-Sublimation for Décor Textile Printing: Five Key Drivers for Growth

Debbie McKeegan discusses how dye-sublimation has dominated the digital textile printing industry and share 5 key drivers for growth.

20-05-2021
Features

Sustainability in Textiles: Why Digital Textile Printing offers a Green Future over Rotary

Why does digital textile printing lead the way in sustainable manufacturing when compared against traditional rotary screen printing?

28-04-2021
Blog

Textiles and the Circular Economy

Laurel Brunner discusses the sustainability of digital textile printing and the serious implications that occur after production.

21-04-2021
Press Releases

FESPA Global Print Expo October 2021 - Bringing Colour Back

FESPA is ‘Bringing Colour Back’ at this year’s FESPA Global Print Expo, which is now scheduled to take place at the RAI exhibition centre in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, from 12 to 15 October 2021.

19-04-2021
Features

Online Sales are Booming: Success for On-Demand Digital Textile Printers in the Pandemic

Debbie McKeegan discusses how 2020 provided digital textile printers with unique opportunities and success for on-demand digital textile printing businesses.

14-04-2021
Features

The Importance of Cotton Fabric Sourcing and Preparation for Digital Textile Printing

Why does fabric sourcing and preparation play such a vital role in digital textile printing? To the untrained eye, two fabric specifications may well read as identical, physically they look the same and may feel the same, but their manufacture and preparation will not be identical.

01-04-2021
Features

The Evolution of High Production Digital Textile Printers and Single Pass Printing

Debbie McKeegan looks at the history of digital textile printing and the currrent digital textile techologies available today.

31-03-2021
Features

What are the best inkjet inks for textile printing?

Textile applications are a key sector in the digital printing industry. Then, why is it so difficult to find the right technology? Sonja Angerer offers a beginner´s guide to textile printing.

17-03-2021
Podcasts

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
Features

Market Trends - the vibrant future for Digital Textile Pinting

Debbie McKeegan discusses the affect of the global pandemic on the industry and the future for digital textile printing. The future looks promising.

26-02-2021
Tomorrow's World

A post-COVID boom in industrial printing?

Peter Buttiens of ESMA looks at future opportunities for printers in post-COVID markets and new inroads in biomedical printing and textiles.  

23-02-2021
Podcasts

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
Industry

R A Smart expands with specialist Large Format Division

R A Smart expands their product range and expertise with the new appointment of a partner, Adam Booth who will lead their Large Format Division. This new partnership will allow the business to reach new customers in various areas of the industry.

25-01-2021
Features

How suppliers are ready for a New World... and what printers can learn from them

Industry suppliers are bracing themselves for the future after COVID-19. Sonja Angerer shares 4 important key business strategies that printers can incorporate to their businesses which will allow them to thrive during and after COVID-19.

21-01-2021
Features

How will digital and rotary technologies be utilised in this new decade?

As we advance into a new decade, the growth of the Textile sector shows no sign of abating. In fact, as the world’s population continues to swell the growth of printed textile production and the availability of printed products is set for accelerated growth in-line with increasing demand.

11-01-2021
Podcasts

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
Blog

Together through tough times: there’s power in community

FESPA’s CEO, Neil Felton discusses the impact COVID-19 has had on FESPA’s community, how it has coped, the importance of adapting and embracing the change and moving forwards.

17-12-2020