MTEX expands to North America

April 15th, 2015

The MTEX 5032 Pro is a direct sublimation printing solution that achieves vivid colors in wide-format fabrics for applications such as lightboxes, home textiles, flags and sun blinds. Photo: MTEX New facilities located in the New York, New Jersey, Connecticut tri-state area. MTEX® Solutions, a European wide-format digital textile print solutions manufacturer, has launched MTEX...

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Huntsman, Daechun sign pact

April 14th, 2015

Huntsman Textile Effects will support the growth of Daechun Co. Ltd. with sustainability model. Dye and chemical maker Huntsman Textile Effects has entered an agreement with Korean fabrics producer Daechun Co. Ltd. to streamline operations and train technical staff at its textile mill in Gyunggi Province. The partnership reinforces the mill’s growth as an eco-friendly...

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Avery Dennison adds new car wrap colors

April 14th, 2015

Three new films created through a collaboration with Diko Sulahian of WTW Corp. The Giovanna Edition of Supreme Wrapping Film™ is one of the first branded collections of custom car wrap films from Avery Dennison, featuring a combination of metallic and pearlescent colors with unique finishes Photo: Avery Dennison Avery Dennison Graphics Solutions has added...

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USPTO confirms MJS ownership of dark fabric transfer patents

April 13th, 2015

Arkwright Advanced Coating barred from making, using, selling transfer media intended for use with dark fabrics. In 2012, Arkwright Advanced Coatings Inc., a division of Sihl Digital Imaging, initiated a proceeding at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), asking it to review whether MJ Solutions GmbH (MJS) is the true owner of the dark...

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Roland launches video contest

April 13th, 2015

Customers invited to submit videos showing how Roland products improve their business. Roland DGA Corp. has launched a “With Roland” video contest, giving its customers the chance to win prizes by submitting 5- to 60-second YouTube videos showing how Roland products have contributed to their success. The contest concludes on May 2. One grand prize...

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Housing for IFAI Expo 2015 is now open

April 10th, 2015

Exhibitors and attendees may book hotel rooms online or via phone or email. Exhibitors and attendees of IFAI Expo 2015 in Anaheim may now book their hotel rooms online or via phone or email. Room blocks are secured at the Anaheim Marriott and the Hilton Anaheim. ConferenceDirect is the only official housing company for IFAI...

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NFI, USIFI attending Lobby Day event

April 9th, 2015

Registration for member-exclusive event is open through May 1. Two IFAI divisions, the United States Industrial Fabrics Institute (USIFI) and Narrow Fabrics Institute (NFI), are co-participating in a Washington, D.C. Lobby Day event June 16–18, to meet with key policymakers and strengthen relationships. Registration is open through May 1, and there is no cost for...

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Drytac® introduces easy-to-install products

April 8th, 2015

Solutions for indoor and outdoor signage. Drytac, a manufacturer of products for graphics finishing and display, has introduced three new products that are easy to install and remove: ChalkMate™, WipeOut™ and Reveal™. Recommended for chalkboard displays or restaurant menus that require continuous refreshing, ChalkMate is a PVC film with a black chalkboard finish. It is...

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Idaman Eramandiri named OEKO-TEX® Company of the Month

April 8th, 2015

First textile company in Southeast Asia awarded with STeP certification for environmentally friendly production facilities. Yarn manufacturer PT. Idaman Eramandiri was named OEKO-TEX Company of the Month for March 2015. Since 2007 the entire range of products provided by the company has fulfilled the requirements for human-ecological safe textiles in accordance with OEKO-TEX Standard 100....

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Free publicity for equipment manufacturers

April 7th, 2015

Equipment showcase will be featured in upcoming issue of Specialty Fabrics Review. The July issue of Specialty Fabrics Review will feature an equipment showcase, focusing reader attention on the special benefits and advantages of new products available to them from industry manufacturers. This is an opportunity for all equipment manufacturers and distributors to get the...

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