This special interest area of WhatTheyThink focuses on emerging trends in the rapidly-growing area of industrial printing. It features commentary and analysis on technical and business trends in industrial printing including 3D Printing, industrial inkjet, functional printing and other areas printing technology is used within industrial applications and manufacturing.
There’s a lot happening in the world of digital textile printing, an exciting and vibrant market. It seems like every day we come across new products, services and applications that digital technology enables—either to streamline existing traditional methods or to enable entirely new capabilities. Israeli company Twine Solutions is bringing digital printing technology to the most basic commodity in the industry, the thread. Read more to learn how this technology can benefit your business.
Environmental or experiential graphics are a growing trend in signage, with sign shops using the latest display graphics technologies and substrates to transform office spaces. As a result, sign and display graphics providers are working more closely with interior designers and architecture firms. Case in point: Signs By Tomorrow’s interior graphics for the American Diabetes Association’s new headquarters.
There has been a lot of hype over the last few years about 3D printing, or additive manufacturing, being the next big thing in the print-related world. We recently learned that EFI hired Gal Barak as its Inkjet Eastern Region Sales Manager. Barak most recently worked for 3D printing company Stratasys. Why did he make this move and what are his thoughts on 2D versus 3D? Read more.
Direct-To-Shape (DTS) has become a commonly used term in recent times. We want to try to clarify a little around the definition of DTS and to describe the state of this particular art. We are prompted to do this by our recent visit to the InPrint Europe Industrial Print show in Milan, Italy, where there was a lot of discussion of the potential of DTS as a market.
What turned out to be the penultimate SGIA Expo featured an emphasis on “industrial printing”—a nebulous but increasingly common term for what mainstream printing may be morphing into.
Durst Full Digital Glaze Line Customer Installations Starting This Year
Registration Open for InPrint USA’s Industrial Inkjet Conference
Fujifilm to Showcase Hands-On Demonstrations of Industrial Inkjet Innovations at the IPC Apex Expo
SGIA Opens Registration for FP3: Functional Printing, Process and Products Conference
Sun Chemical to Showcase Its Wide Product Portfolio of Solutions for Printed Electronics at LOPEC 2018
Fujifilm to Showcase Hands-On Demonstrations of Industrial Inkjet Applications at International Builders Show
Meteor Collaboration Sees Xaar 1201 Become a Star in Graphics and Textiles
Exhibit Sales Now Open for InPrint USA 2019, the Industrial Print Show
SGIA Introduces FP3 Conference and Industry Steps Up to Support It
Pictographics Installs Massivit 1800 3D Printing Solution
InPrint firmly established as the premier exhibition for print applications in industrial production
Tonejet unveils first production Cyclone at InPrint 2017
Fujifilm to Demonstrate Impressive Range of Industrial Inkjet Technology at Inprint 2017
Xaar’s EPS Business Signs Comec Italia as European Distributor at Inprint 2017
Tonejet and Rockwell Automation named winners at InPrint 2017 Innovation Awards
Exhibition for Industrial Print Technology: InPrint 2017 has started
Sun Chemical to Highlight Partnerships, Acquisitions and Product Portfolio at IDTechEx Printed Electronics USA 2017
Jan Seguda becomes new “Product Manager IP” at ColorGATE
Integration Technology at InPrint 2017 - fullfilling curing needs for faster, more powerful industrial printing
INX Digital EMEA to emphasize advanced, integrated technologies at InPrint Industrial Print Show
How Digital Technologies are Impacting Package Printing with New Embellishment Tools
Published: December 11, 2017
Jeff Peterson, President of FSEA, gives an overview of the association and how it serves members through their Odyssey show, magazine, and webinar events. He also discusses how new digital technologies like MGI and Scodix take specialty effects to the next level as well as a new study done in conjunction with Clemson University that showcases how end users tend to see embellished print first over standard package printing.
Frank Visits Strategic Factory
Published: October 13, 2017
Keith Miller took a small print shop and grew it into an $18 Million super shop called Strategic Factory. He changed the concept of what a printer is. Call the company what you wish but they still put imagery on all kinds of substrates for marketing applications.
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