Those attending the 2019 ISA International Sign Expo in Las Vegas will be among the first to see Roland’s newest technologies for the sign and graphics markets, including four recently launched devices and a special product preview. Roland DGA will be showcasing the impressive capabilities of its latest introductions – the new TrueVIS™ VG2 series eco-solvent wide-format printer/cutters, VersaSTUDIO BT-12 direct-to-garment printer, VersaUV® LEF2-200 flatbed UV printer, and DGSHAPE DE-3 rotary engraver. Visitors to the Roland DGA booth, 1419, can also get a “sneak peek” at the new Texart™ RT-640M multi-function dye-sublimation printer, prior to its official launch later this year. In addition, the company will be conducting live, interactive vehicle wrap demonstrations daily featuring the pros from Digital EFX Wraps.

Summa nv, a leading supplier of high-end cutting plotters and finishing systems, introduces the L1810 laser cutter, bringing advanced laser cutting technology to benefit the sportswear, apparel, swimwear, dye sublimation garments and technical textile markets.

LexJet announces that it is the exclusive distributor for Fisher Textiles dye-sublimation fabrics that are converted to fit wide-format printers. Previously only available for grand-format printers, this is the first time these world-renowned, award-winning fabrics have been converted and distributed for wide-format sizes.

Back in 2009, Lee Crew and Nick Lindwall spotted a gap in the market – an opportunity to provide a high standard, large format digital printing service in South Wales. Starting out in a print room less than 20sq/m in size and with just one 1600mm-wide solvent printer, they hit the ground running. Ten years on and the company is celebrating a yearly turnover of over £2m.

Graphics One, the distribution arm of Prism Inks, announced the launch of a new letter sized dye sublimation kit named GO SubliMate LS (letter size) for use with the EPSON® ET-2750.

Mimaki Europe, a leading manufacturer of inkjet printers and cutting systems, today announces it will be represented by its established partner Thebes International at Egy Stitch & Tex trade show in Cairo, Egypt (28 February-3 March 2019, Cairo International Convention and Exhibitions Center). Showcasing a range of market leading digital textile printers at the booth (Stand D1, Hall4), Thebes International will demonstrate how textile companies and print service providers interested in taking their first steps into the digital textile world can use Mimaki’s high-end dye-sublimation digital textile solutions to support increased revenues, address new markets and drive new application possibilities in textiles.

Epson have announced Equipment Zone in New Jersey has opened its Epson Certified Solution Center. As the first Epson Certified Solution center located on the East Coast, potential Epson customers can visit Equipment Zone to engage with product experts and run test print samples using their own files on the Epson dye-sublimation, signage, photography, and direct-to-garment (DTG) solutions.

Responding to market demand for production flexibility in the digital textile print sector, Roland DG is excited to announce the launch of the multi-function Texart RT-640M, a ground-breaking digital dye-sublimation printer that enables direct-to-textile and indirect sublimation printing in a single, powerful device. From today the RT-640M is available across the EMEA region*.

Neenah Coldenhove, a global leader in premium dye sublimation and heat transfer, offers solutions to support the growing market for performance fabrics and active apparel. This year, we will launch three new products at SGIA 2018, which will be held at the Las Vegas Convention Center in the USA from 18 to 20 October. Visit us at booth 3581.

Epson today announced its SureColor® F6200 dye-sublimation printer has won the SGIA 2018 Product of the Year Award in the “Roll-to-Roll Dye-Sublimation on Metal” category. This is Epson’s third consecutive year receiving the prestigious Product of the Year award in this category from the Specialty Graphic Imaging Association’s (SGIA) annual competition. Epson’s complete line of dye-sublimation solutions, including the winning SureColor F6200 printer and the new Epson DS Transfer Photo Paper will be shown in Epson’s booth at SGIA, #1414.

3 Sixty continues to drive forward after a two-machine Durst investment at its headquarters in Capital Business Park, Cardiff.

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