Embroidery

GS UK adds new Poly Star thread to range

Poly Star is the latest Gunold thread available from GS UK – a perfect combination of function meets glamour. Poly Star as the name suggests is made from polyester thread which is twisted with a metallic thread. The polyester component makes the thread functional, hard-wearing and soft, whilst the metallic …

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High production capabilities

Shown for the first time at Printwear & Promotion LIVE! in January was the new HCR3-1504x Stretch. The HCR3-1504x has been created for those who need high production capability and a large sewing field. The sewing field for each of this machine’s four heads has been extended to allow embroidery …

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The beginner’s machine

The RCM-1501TC from Ricoma is one of Hobkirk’s best-selling embroidery machines. It is ideal for embroidery on to caps, bags, denim, finished garments and more. The machine comes equipped with all the necessary attachments to get users up and running and is perfect for beginners. Features include the following: One …

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A newly developed embroidery machine

GS UK’s newly developed Merlin Pro machines, which were launched during Printwear & Promotion LIVE! 2019, complement the existing Merlin Pro range of industrial embroidery machines. The new GS1506 machine is a six-head machine with 15 needles while the new GS1504 machine is a four-head machine with 15 needles, both …

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Get to know your backings

ETC Supplies is one the leading suppliers of embroidery backings to the printwear industry. The company has a vast range of products to choose from and something suitable for everyone and every type of machine. Take for example ETC’s Super Easy Tear Backing. This is a unique backing available only …

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New machine models

ZSK unveiled several new embroidery machines towards the end of 2018. For more information on these new models contact ZSK’s sole UK distributor, Stocks. ZSK has extended the Sprint Series with three new models – the Sprint 7, Sprint 7L and Sprint 7XL. The Sprint 6 and Sprint 6 XL …

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Improve quality and production

The Melco EMT16 Plus modular embroidery machine has features that will benefit your business in regard to technology, efficiency and increased production. It’s a multi-head with a difference, it can be configured to adjust to your production input. With Melco, there is no need to have any embroidery heads standing …

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A real problem solver

Madeira Weblon Backing (MR071) is a real problem solver. The soft and sheer, low visibility cut away backing has a very fine texture making it ideal for use on lightweight fabrics as it prevents pulling and sagging and avoids skin irritation. Although fine, it has a high stabilising property and …

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Exciting new flagship release

Visitors to Printwear & Promotion LIVE! were treated to the release of Wilcom’s new flagship release, EmbroideryStudio e4.2 last month. The new release delivers an assortment of both productivity and speed improvements, making this version the most robust and powerful that Wilcom has ever developed. EmbroideryStudio e4.2 introduces 64-bit Windows …

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The evolution of technology

The evolution of technology runs our lives these days. Smartphones, tablets, computers and machinery – we really can’t function without them and our need for the latest tech to make our private and working lives easier means we are in the midst of a technology explosion right now and much …

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