As with most industries, textile printing industry is undergoing massive changes because of digital technology. Today, more and more businesses are turning to digital textile printing as it offers massive benefits when it comes to cost, creativity, efficiency, and simplicity.
But the big question is: does moving to digital textile printing can really help your business? Check out the three reasons why you should embrace going digital when it comes to textile printing, according to Epson, and see if it fits your vision and goals.
It has simple, adaptable process
The digital textile printing process is very simple. Once you have your design, it’s a matter of feeding the image into the machine. Then, you print this image on the transfer paper. Finally, with a press of a button, the machine transfers the prints to textile. Digital methods also allows improvements and alterations anytime during the process.
It increases creativity
With standard textile printing, realizing a designer’s full vision can be difficult—and most of the time, impossible to execute. With the digital method, the designer gets more space and scope for creativity. The details and colors offered by digital textile printing makes almost any design achievable.
It offers more printing options
For those in the business of textile printing, digital methods allow them to offer customers a unique and customized service. Designers and printers aren’t required to have minimum pieces or prints at the same time; they can now offer smaller one-off runs at an affordable price.
Bonus: How to find the right printer?
Now that you’ve decided to move to digital textile printing, how do you go about finding the right printer?
According to Epson Singapore’s Senior Presales Engineer, Jeffrey Soh, initial investment in the right printer allows your business to enjoy the benefits of the digital revolution while also leaving you agile enough to embrace further advancements. Such characteristics are evident with the Epson SureColor F-Series.
Regardless of the size of the run you’re after, the SureColor F-Series is the right digital printer for your business needs.
“Big or small run, it doesn’t matter. The F-series can be used by a one-man company or a single designer who just wants to process everything themselves. It can also be used by big factories who produce thousands of garments a day,” said Soh.
Moreover, the F-Series is a one-time investment that can be upgraded in the future. Epson ensures this because they’ve designed every key component of the F-Series printers. The print head, printing software and ink are unique to Epson and work seamlessly to create bright colours that can be applied to any fabric.
Learn more about Epson’s digital textile printing technology and SureColor F-series here.