Read The Latest Online And Interactive Sign Africa Journal

The newest edition of Sign Africa Journal brings you updates on the latest industry news. The magazine features exclusive product specials and informative features. Front cover story Intamarket Graphics continues to expand and innovate with the announcement of new partnerships and products. These, along with Intamarket’s established partnerships with prestigious brands, ensure that the company […]

2020-11-15T10:39:33+02:00Nov 13th, 2020|

Is The Migration To Digital Printing Being Accelerated?

Focus Label Machinery discusses how changes in behaviour and disruptions in supply chains during this year have affected the textile printing industry, and whether they have accelerated the migration to digital printing. The devastating impact of Covid-19 on the textile industry has been evident since January, with regards to global lockdowns, a general retail shut […]

2020-09-14T11:52:53+02:00Sep 10th, 2020|

Read The Latest Signage And Industry News In The Online Sign Africa Journal

The latest edition of Sign Africa Journal, which features exclusive product specials and informative features, is online. The front cover story focuses on Amrod, which has invested in two HP S1000 printers as well as a Zünd G3 XL-3200 from Midcomp. The new technology will greatly enhance both general output, as well as Amrod’s new display […]

2020-09-07T09:29:10+02:00Sep 4th, 2020|

Driving Change In Textile Production

According to Laurel Brunner, writing for the Verdigris Project, the printing of textiles is just one very small part of the process of getting clothes, furnishings and the like onto our backs and into our homes. It is encouraging that like many others, textile producers are starting to look at ways to improve their carbon […]

2020-07-06T08:06:29+02:00Jul 1st, 2020|

The Importance Of Sustainability In The Textile Industry

In this Q&A discussion, Simon Daplyn – Marketing Manager at Sensient Imaging Technologies – is joined by Felipe Simeoni, Marketing Manager at Global Química and Moda to discuss the challenges, and opportunities, facing the textile industry in the shift towards more sustainable ways of working. Expected to reach an estimated worth of $1,350.2 billion by […]

2020-06-29T08:08:15+02:00Jun 26th, 2020|

How Big Is Textile Printing’s Environmental Impact?

According to Laurel Brunner, writing for the Verdigris Project, clothing will become an increasingly important concern as digital printing technologies start nibbling away at the traditional textile printing space. With apologies to Jane Austen, it’s a fact universally acknowledged that a single individual in possession of a well padded credit card must be in want […]

2020-06-15T09:17:28+02:00Jun 10th, 2020|

Advancements In Soft Signage Technology Create New Markets

According to Gerber Technology, soft signage is taking over the industry, and this is apparent even to the average consumer walking through the mall, driving down the street or wandering about a trade show floor. For example, busy business complexes, such as shopping malls and airports, can display pop-up or rotating fabric signs to lend […]

2019-12-12T18:35:21+02:00Dec 6th, 2019|

Textile Video Series: Printing On Dark Colours

In this video, T-shirt printing industry veteran Charlie Taublieb demonstrates how to screen print on a dark colour, using six colours. Summary: • Take dark colour T-shirt, drape and slide onto carousel. • Start out with base white (two print strokes). • Flash dry for 10-12 seconds. • Tip: stacking colours creates a dimensional effect. […]

2019-11-18T09:14:17+02:00Nov 11th, 2019|