A big part of the ongoing success of any decorated apparel shop in the team uniform market is staying abreast of the latest trends. Being perceived as the shop that always has the hottest new looks can be an advantage in this competitive arena. The saying “change or die” applies to team uniform decorating as…Details
Q: Should I pre-print shirts for a local sporting event or should I equip myself to heat press onsite?
Answer Let’s answer the easy question first. Why not just pre-print shirts to sell at events? The short answer is, it cuts into your increased profits. By pre-printing shirts and items to sell at an event, you are guessing the number of people who will prefer a particular size or color of shirt. Let’s assume…Details
We all want our prints to be distinctive and glow like gold coins, and that involves manipulating color. There are numerous ways to control color in Photoshop, Lightroom or Camera Raw or any other image editing software—and it starts with a good eye, an acute sense of color balance and a clear intention of what…Details
Rebranding with Vehicle Graphics Helps Put Plumbing Business on the Map With about 30 years of experience as a plumber, Jim Thompson can accomplish nearly any project a client throws his way. Between smaller projects like faucet and toilet repairs, to large-scale bathroom and kitchen remodels, there is no shortage of supplies and tools Thompson…Details
Applying film to substrates with challenging curves and channels can be tricky, and we often hear from graphics installers that they’ve experienced film lifting in deep recesses, on compound curves and corrugations, or around rivets. This lifting can lead to premature graphic failure, visual defects, rework and unhappy customers. Luckily, this problematic lifting can be…Details
VersaEXPRESS RF-640 large-format inkjet printer
Impressive print speed and quality, advanced productivity features and unmatched reliability and support make the VersaEXPRESS RF-640 large-format inkjet printer the smart choice for your business. Efficient, reliable and affordable, the VersaEXPRESS RF-640 delivers outstanding prints day in and day out.
Pretreatment is a crucial phase in direct-to-garment printing since it can set the course for the entire production whether it’s done well or done poorly. If you’re new to direct-to-garment, or trying to refine your process, here are some commonly known methods of pretreatment, ranked best to worst. Automatic pretreatment. If it’s in your budget,…Details