Your Shout - Your opinion matters
In many a history book we have read the lines ‘The King is Dead, Long Live the King’ – the old king dies and the new king is welcomed and becomes the greatest king. The history and evolution of printing technology and processes could be compared with this premise. In the Solvent printing business this has been happening. The older ink technologies which were smelly and poor quality but seen as wonderful during their time are being replaced with a new generation of inks which are bright, odourless and long lasting. The question is…‘Is Solvent the correct technology for the sign making industry at this moment in time?’There are many new ink technologies that have come to market in the last few years. The main ones are Latex (resin-based inks) and UV ink technology. Latex has been on the market for about 5-6 years and has developed into a niche market ink for many printing segments.Mimaki is the only company apart from HP that has developed Latex. We see the speciality market as a significant opportunity where the use of Latex is an advantage to all in the supply chain. The indoor usage of Latex has a supreme advantage because...
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26th August, 2015 - 29th August, 2015
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29th August, 2015 - 31st August, 2015
Textile Asia Lahore 2015
2nd September, 2015 - 3rd September, 2015
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9th September, 2015 - 11th September, 2015
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