CannedWater4Kids (CW4K) and INX International Ink Co. have joined forces to send a rush delivery of drinking water to help in the Hurricane Harvey disaster relief efforts. A truckload of 52,800, 12-ounce cans of fresh, purified water is scheduled to arrive today at a Red Cross Distribution Center near Houston.
If you are interested in creating Hurricane Harvey Relief merchandise to raise funds for Texans affected by this historic storm, Great Dane Graphics wants to help. A free design, created specifically for this purpose, is now available for free download.
The design centers around Texas’ strength and resolve and is in full color. It comes in raster format for screen printing (.eps) and digital (.png) files. It is ready to print for fundraising T-shirts, bags, stickers, and more.
Mutoh America, Inc., a leading manufacturer of wide-format printers and cutters, has promoted Ryan Arakaki as advertising and events manager and welcomes Mark Rugen as the new director of training and education.
The Gilman Brothers Company is excited to announce the launch of their updated company website. Still found on the web at www.gilmanbrothers.com, the website now greets visitors with a fresh new look and interactive menus. The home page will be updated weekly with featured products and company news.
Sunnyvale, California-based Prism Inks has announced its acquisition of Graphics One, a long-time distributor for the company based in Sun Valley, California. Graphic Ones serves as “the global distribution arm” for Prism Inks’ range of digital inks, according to a release. Graphics One will continue distributing its current line of products as an operating division of Prism Inks. Both companies will maintain operations in their current facilities.
Vastex has added the LittleRed X3-D IR dryer, a multipurpose machine designed to cure DTG printed textiles as well as plastisol, water-based, and discharge printed garments. The 30-in. model features a preheating zone that raises temperatures to 300 degrees F at the beginning of the conveyor; the design is intended to maximize the distance and time over which the ink maintains the optimal curing temperature, according to the company.
InkSoft has added 1118 new clip art images to its Design Studio library. New images include mascots, sports clip art, western-style graphics, and business and service designs. The library’s 13,000 images are available at no fee to all InkSoft Design Studio users and can be accessed following this tutorial.
Onyx Graphics has released Onyx Hub, the latest addition to its SiteSolutions line of software. Hub software is a business intelligence tool for shop owners and production managers that analyzes real-time, historic, and trend data. Features include a browser-based dashboard; ink usage and media waste reporting; data collection by job, station, and printer; and more. Licensed through any Onyx Thrive workflow software key.
Action Engineering has released the Badass Screen Divider, designed to increase efficiency and maximize screen area by allowing two images to fit onto one screen without the need for masking or test pellons. Available in two sizes engineered for 20 x 24- and 23 x 31-in. frames.
Workhorse has added the N-Series Numbering System, a lightweight aluminum device designed for screen printing numbers onto garments. The system is engineered to facilitate placement and allow screens to be installed and removed without adjusting or clamping; the screen is the only moving component.