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Vapor Apparel Wins SGIA Product of the Year

September 28, 2017 |

Vapor Apparel, N. Charleston, S.C., recently announced its Solar Performance long-sleeve tee has received the Specialty Graphic Imaging Association’s (SGIA) Product of the Year Award in the “Textile-Finished Garment-Synthetic” category.

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InkSoft Offers Art Article

September 26, 2017 |

InkSoft, Tempe, Ariz., now offers a new article, written by industry veteran Marshall Atkinson, that explains the differences between raster and vector art, and what they mean to decorators and their customers.

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Impressions Awards 2017 Winners Announced

September 24, 2017 |

The results for the 2017 Impressions Awards are in! For months, decorators of all sizes and experience levels submitted their entries for the 39th annual Impressions Awards, the industry’s most prestigious apparel decorating contest.

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Lawson Nets Two SGIA Product Awards

August 28, 2017 |

Lawson Screen & Digital Products, St. Louis, recently won two Speciality Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA) Product of the Year Awards for its Proton screen-printing press and Ajax reclaimer.

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M&R Nabs Awards for Two Products

August 25, 2017 |

The M&R Cos., Roselle, Ill., recently announced its Challenger III automatic screen-printing press and i-Image S computer-to-screen imaging system were named products of the year by the Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA).

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American & Efird Joins ZDHC Program

August 1, 2017 |

American & Efird (A&E), Mount Holly, N.C., has joined the Zero Discharge of Hazardous Chemicals (ZDHC) program, consisting of more than 20 brands working together to drive industry-wide change in chemicals management.

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One Stop Hires Advisor

July 18, 2017 |

One Stop, Grand Rapids, Mich., recently hired Dave Hornbrook as its new sales and technical advisor for the decorations supplies it distributes.

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Sawgrass to Relocate Offices

July 11, 2017 |

Sawgrass Inc., Charleston, S.C., recently announced plans to consolidate and relocate its Mount Pleasant business and manufacturing offices to a new, state-of-the-art location that can better accommodate its continued growth.

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DecoNetwork CEO Resigns

June 30, 2017 |

Neil Pentland, CEO of Australia-based DecoNetwork, was arrested June 27 and charged with the murder of his former business partner, Philip Carlyle, 20 years ago.

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A&E Releases Sustainability Report

June 16, 2017 |

American & Efird (A&E), Mount Holly, N.C., recently released its 2016-2017 Corporate Sustainability Report there reflect’s the company’s three sustainability concepts: transparency, traceability and trust.

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M&R to Host SGIA Road Trip

May 19, 2017 |

The M&R Cos., Roselle, Ill., recently announced it will host Specialty Graphic Imaging Association’s (SGIA) Road Trip: Apparel Decorating for Insiders event at its headquarters.

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SGIA Recognizes Sustainable Businesses

May 11, 2017 |

Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA), Fairfax, Va., recently presented its Sustainable Business Recognition honor to 22 member companies that have created and adopted sustainable business practices.

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Ricoh Unveils New DTG Printers

May 9, 2017 |

Ricoh USA Inc., Malvern, Pa., and its subsidiary, AnaJet Inc., Tustin, Calif., recently released the RICOH Ri 3000 and Ri 6000 direct-to-garment (DTG) printers, delivering fast print speeds and industrial reliability, according to the companies.

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InkSoft Adds Online Product Catalogs

April 7, 2017 |

InkSoft, Albuquerque, N.M., recently added live product integrations with Augusta Sportswear, Holloway Sportswear and High Five Sportswear, letting users offer a wide range of athletic attire from these companies to customers.

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SPSI to Host Open House

March 24, 2017 |

SPSI, Maple Grove, Minn., will host an open house on emerging technologies in which industry experts and company sales representatives will demonstrate the latest in screen and digital printing, and embroidery technologies.

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