When you’re deciding how to print an image onto a garment or textile product, you need a technique that is efficient, cost-effective and produces the standard of finish that your customers expect. Silk screen printing and heat transfer are two popular methods, but to select the most appropriate technique, it’s important to have a thorough understanding of both.
Unexpected noises from a label printing machine are an obvious cause for concern, especially if the machine does not report a fault code or any other indication of where the problem lies. However, certain noises are characteristic of specific issues and if you can recognise tell-tale clicking, grinding and screeching noises, you may have a better chance of diagnosing and rectifying such issues.
Topics: Label Printing Machines
For many products on the shelves of the nation’s retailers, competition is fierce. Not only is the market saturated for many commodities, but tech-savvy, social media-friendly consumers are increasingly thirsty for a unique shopping experience. Craftily designed packaging can make an instant impact on the consumer, determining whether the product remains on the shelf or ends up in the basket.
More packaging printing businesses are now turning to digital printing, with greater consumer approval and loyalty, more flexible business models and easier compliance to changing legislation. With 90% of businesses in research identifying effective packaging a key factor in their success, it’s certain that digital printing will continue to play an increasingly influential role. What are the implications of this trend for the printing sector?
Topics: Digital Label Printing Machines
Due to the Coronavirus outbreak, the organisers have taken the precaution of postponing the exhibition until 11th-14th June.
Focus Label Machinery are once again attending the Dhaka International Textile & Garment Machinery Exhibition in Bangladesh.
The event runs between 11th-14th June at the ICCB, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Focus Label Machinery Ltd are working with TS Converting Equipment Ltd, manufacturer of the Elite Cameron range of Slitting and Rewinding, Coating and laminating machines to develop a hybrid coating and printing machine. The new unit, due for launch in the spring will have options to apply release coatings, hot melt coat, print, laminate, die cut, slit and rewind materials in one pass.
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