User login

Rhinotech’s SinglePrint Heat Transfer Paper

Subtitle: 
Engineered to mimic engraving.

SinglePrint heat transfer paper from Rhinotech is designed for application onto light colored hard surfaces such as mugs, plaques, and wood. The transfer is said to mimic the look of engraving. Available in 11 x 17- and 8.5 x 11-in. sheets.

Terms:

Shop Management 101: The Tactical Use of Time

Subtitle: 
What if your team had more hours in a day to concentrate on their roles in getting quality products out the door?

One consistent challenge that every shop faces is the effective use of time. It’s a resource – maybe the most important one you have – but that doesn’t mean it’s being spent wisely.

Throughout your shop, your staff may appear to be busy, but are they working effectively on things that matter? Any time they spend on tasks that aren’t a priority or that involve redoing work that wasn’t done correctly isn’t helping your bottom line.

Terms:

How to Print the Ultimate Underbase

Subtitle: 
Though white is traditional, using other colors for your underbases can help you create incredible designs on dark garments.

The best artwork, and often the friendliest in production, breaks the rules. One of the commonly understood rules of getting the brightest hues possible on dark shirts is to start with a white underbase. On a black shirt in particular, if the underbase doesn’t properly block the color of the garment, there can be an unexpected muting of the entire image or a shift to the colors that are printed later.

Terms:

FESPA Appoints Print Specialist as Head of Technical Support

FESPA announces the appointment of screen and digital printing specialist, Graeme Richardson-Locke, to the newly-formed role of Head of Technical Support.
 
Graeme is a print expert with over 30 years’ experience in the screen and digital print industry, where he has worked in design, production, sales and operational management positions.
 

Jaeger Joins Hirsch as National Product Manager

Hirsch Solutions is pleased to announce that Chris Jaeger recently joined Hirsch Solutions as the National Product Manager, Industrial Print Division. He will be responsible for Kornit digital direct-to-garment printers, Adelco dryers, Dekken folding equipment and MHM automatic screen printing machines. In addition, he will be helping Hirsch regional print specialists spearhead the effort to make these products national household names.
 

Global Imaging's Leslie Herrmann Takes on New Role as Technical Services Manager

Global Imaging has announced the promotion of Leslie Herrmann from Workflow Studio Production Manager to Technical Services Manager.
 

Tomorrow’s Technology Today – OE-A Presents the Most Innovative Ideas and Outlooks at LOPEC 2018

Participants of the “OE-A Competition 2018” show all what is possible with organic and printed electronics with creative new products, prototypes, and design.

Wearable Technology: Growth Opportunities After the Hype

The IDTechEx Wearable Europe conference and exhibition, to be held on 11-12 April in Berlin Germany, brings together the ecosystem global brands with leading edge technology developers, focussing on the commercial growth opportunities for wearable technology.

Ben Robinson Named VP of Stahls' Hotronix

Ben Robinson has been named vice president of Stahls’ Hotronix. In his new position, he will oversee all aspects of the Hotronix operation, including supply chain management for heat seal equipment. His areas of responsibility range from research and development to the training of Hotronix heat press dealers.
 

2018 Premier Print Awards Now Accepting Submissions

Printing Industries of America is now accepting submissions for the 2018 Premier Print Awards competition honoring print excellence. The international competition is open to all companies involved in the creation or production of print communications, as well as students and student groups from high school, vocational school, or college print production programs.