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Inx Expands Edwardsville Manufacturing Facility

Following a successful expansion of its metal decorating plant ln Charlotte, NC late last year, INX International Ink Co. recently doubled the size of its manufacturing facility in Edwardsville, KS. Completed in April, the now 75,000 square-foot building improves the company’s ability to support continued growth for its highly popular Energy Curable inks and coatings products.
 

Printing Industries of America Announces OSHA Compliance for Printing Workshop

Printing Industries of America (PIA) will host its first OSHA Compliance for Printing Workshop on October 11–12 at its headquarters, in Warrendale, PA. The hands-on interactive workshop is aimed to help business owners, safety professionals, EHS specialists, and HR professionals gain a better understanding of OSHA regulations affecting their print business. Attendees will take an in-depth look at compliance strategies as well as gain insight into OSHA requirements.

Basic Screen Printing Course Offered by M&R's Miami Branch on September 22-23, 2017

The M&R Companies are pleased to offer another two-day course in basic screen printing at the company’s branch office in Miami, Florida.
 
“When we debuted the course in April, the response was overwhelming, and the course quickly sold out,” said Andrea Bardenheuer, M&R’s director of Latin America Sales. “And the course itself garnered rave reviews, so we began to make plans for another class.”
 

Brother DTG Offers SunFrog Success Story Video

A new video shares the story of SunFrog’s transformation from a traditional screen printing business to a $100 million dollar DTG powerhouse in the past three years. Follow the company’s journey from its addition of a single Brother DTG printer in 2014 to its reinvention as a multiprinter DTG operation with 148 units printing garments from T-shirts to caps to shoes.
 

Kiian Digital Digistar Hi-Pro Achieves Eco Passport Certification

Digistar HI-PRO – one of Kiian Digital’s renowned sublimation transfer inks – has achieved ECO PASSPORT certification. This enables it to be used in the production of sustainable textiles and those required to achieve STANDARD 100 by OEKO-TEX®.
 
ECO PASSPORT by OEKO-TEX® certification is a two-step process:
 

Agfa Graphics and Esko to Demo Packaging, Signage, and Display Applications at Open House in Mississauga

Print service providers who are considering how to differentiate and grow their business will want to attend an open house at Agfa Graphics' Mississauga manufacturing facility in Canada taking place on Wednesday, June 14th, 2017, from 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. The event will feature the latest technologies in wide-format solutions from both Agfa Graphics and Esko.
 
Highlights of the event include technology seminars and demonstrations of locally-manufactured Jeti wide-format systems, including:
 

Nazdar SourceOne Expands Direct-To-Garment Product Offering with Epson Sure Color F2000 Series

Nazdar SourceOne is pleased to announce the addition of the Epson Sure Color F2000 Series Direct-To-Garment printers to its full line of printing equipment solutions.
 
The Epson Sure Color F2000 Series offers best in class print quality and the ability to print vibrant full color designs in one step. Every aspect of these printers, from the printer mechanism to the ink delivery system, was built to deliver industrial-level production speeds, image quality, and reliability which is redefining direct-to-garment (DTG) imaging.
 

Single-Pass Inkjet in the Graphics Market

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Could single-pass inkjet change the future of high-volume graphics printing?

Last year at drupa, the influx of single-pass inkjet technology for commercial applications generated a lot of buzz in the printing industry. Systems designed for corrugated packaging were particularly noteworthy, with the previously announced PageWide Web Press T1100S printer (an HP/KBA collaboration) and Bobst digital corrugated board printer (which uses Kodak Prosper-S heads) joined by a number of new systems from companies such as EFI and Durst.

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Recap: The Complete Screen Printing Business Course

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Terry Combs, Atlas Screen Supply team offer hands-on training.

Screen Printing magazine’s Associate Editor Kiersten Wones and Assistant Editor Kelsey Johnson travelled to the Atlas Screen Supply facility outside of Chicago for Terry Combs’ Complete Screen Printing Business Course over the weekend of June 10-11. Seventeen other screen printing hopefuls from as far away as Florida and North Dakota attended the two-day class.

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MagnaAcademy Expands Educational Offerings

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Training added for Soft Bases and Discharge ULF.

After launching the MagnaAcademy training school in January, MagnaColour will now expand its online training options. MagnaAcademy now offers modules on printing with MagnaPrint Soft Bases and MagnaPrint Discharge ULF.

The company reports that modules on specialty inks, toxic textiles, and MagnaMix 3.0 will be added in the future, as will Spanish translations of all courses.
 

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