Screen Printing

Permaset unveils new colour matches and new initiatives

In the age of the eco-conscious consumer screen printers are increasingly being asked for organic T shirts, promotional materials and merchandise printed with the most environmentally friendly products and processes available. Australian-made Permaset water-based inks are increasingly becoming the go-to ink of choice for this movement.  Its Permatone colour-matching set …

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ICC introduces Axeon Non-PVC Crystal Clear Gel Gloss 1807

International Coatings has added Axeon Non-PVC Crystal Clear Gel Gloss 1807 to its products range. Axeon Crystal Clear Gel Gloss is colourless and very clear in appearance, and has a wet look when printed on top of flashed Axeon or other acrysol and plastisol inks. It is easy to print and works …

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MagnaColours launches new ‘killer’ products

MagnaColours has developed a brand new under base ink that will provide plastisol printers with an economical solution to significantly improve the handle and softness of their prints, while also achieving considerable cost savings for printers. MagnaPrint Killer Base has been introduced to the market today and is set to …

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Hybrid garment printing, where analogue and digital worlds collide

Hybrid textile printing is a recent development that utilises both screen, and digital inkjet technology to print garments with bright colours, amazing detail, minimal pre-press, and very fast time to press. The first down colour, usually white, is screen printed in the traditional fashion usually using either water-based, or a …

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MagnaColours takes water-based inks to a new dimension with new Emboss Ink

Water-based ink manufacturer, MagnaColours, has developed a water-based ink, designed to provide stunning embossed effects on polyester fabrics and garments. MagnaPrint Emboss Ink is a ready-to-use, water-based printing paste, engineered to create embossed or raised areas on printed garments. The ink can be applied just like a standard printing paste …

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Graphics One launches new film positive printing system

Graphics One has released a new tabloid-sized GO ScreenMate Color Separation Printing System. This is the first of a variety of new products from Graphics One for imaging film positives which will feature GO ScreenMate Ink with dMax 5 power. The new GO ScreenMate Color Separation System was developed to …

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Save time and money with screen printing tapes

How much time do you or your colleagues spend cleaning up frames or spending money on adhesive removal, chemicals or damage to your screens? Well, PMI Tapes can end those frustrations and additional costs with its range of screen printing tapes which peel quickly and cleanly without tearing, leaving adhesive …

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New super sized screen exposure units

The Vastex range of high performance LED screen exposure units have been updated and improved to give users a wider range of options in a market where metal halide models are gradually being phased out. Metal halide units were always the go-to unit for those requiring particularly large image areas. …

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Manufacturing and beyond

PolyOne Specialty Inks is a leading global manufacturer of screen printing inks for the textile industry and of specialty inks for industrial applications. With five brands, Wilflex, Rutland, Union Ink, Printop, and QCM, PolyOne is recognised as a leader in this market with a deep focus on quality, innovation, and …

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Achieve faster set-up times with a zero-off system

MHM has long been one of the UK’s leading suppliers of automatic presses and has been at the forefront of the market for the past three decades. The company’s formidable line-up of equipment features some of the most technically advanced machinery available, built to provide years of trouble free service …

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