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Aaron Draplin Tapped to Speak at THREADX 2019

August 17, 2018 |

Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA)Fairfax, Va., has announced graphic designer Aaron Draplin, owner and founder of Draplin Design Co., will present two sessions at the THREADX 2019 conference, to be held Feb. 17-19 in San Diego.

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SGIA to Host Prop 65 Webinar

August 2, 2018 |

Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA), Fairfax, Va., will host “Proposition 65 is Just the Beginning,” a webinar discussing the new warning-label requirements under California’s Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act, also known as Proposition (Prop) 65.

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SGIA Supports 2018 SkillsUSA Competition

July 27, 2018 |

Special Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA), Fairfax, Va., coordinated, judged and provided $96,000 in prizes and stipends to the Graphics Imaging–Sublimation and Screen Printing Technology competitions at the SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference (NLSC).

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One Stop to Host August Educational Seminars

July 24, 2018 |

One Stop, Grand Rapids, Mich., has partnered with key vendors from its supply business to launch “On the Road,” free educational seminars revolving around various products and practices used in the textile-decoration industry.

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The Ink Kitchen Hosts Lucky 13 Bash In Sacramento

May 2, 2018 |

The Ink Kitchen, a garment decorator’s blog founded by veteran screen printers Tom Davenport and Rick Roth, recently hosted the “Lucky 13 Bash” at Motion Textile’s Sacramento, Calif., facility to gather members of the decorated apparel industry together and to raise money for a worthy cause

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Freehand Releases Separation Software

April 3, 2018 |

Freehand Graphics, Holbrook, N.Y., has released Spot Process Separation Studio 4, with expanded functionality that includes quick and professional management of various print files and styles, thus dramatically improving file and film accuracy, and boosting productivity, according to the company.

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HanesBrands Earns Ninth EPA Energy Star Award

April 3, 2018 |

HanesBrands, Winston-Salem, N.C., has earned its ninth consecutive United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Energy Star Partner of the Year award for sustained excellence in energy conservation, carbon emissions reduction and environmental sustainability.

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HanesBrands Nets Local United Way Award

March 30, 2018 |

HanesBrands, Winston-Salem, N.C., recently earned the United Way of North Carolina’s Spirit of North Carolina Award for campaign excellence, given that the company and its employees have pledged $1.97 million this year to the United Way of Forsyth County (UWFC) and surrounding N.C. communities.

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Gildan Nominates Four to Join Board

March 30, 2018 |

Gildan Activewear Inc., Montreal, recently announced that its board of directors has nominated Maryse Bertrand, Marc Caira, Charles M. Herington and Craig Leavitt as director nominees to be voted on by the company’s shareholders at its annual shareholders meeting, to be held May 3.

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Aprons, Etc. Offers Fast & Free Line

March 8, 2018 |

Aprons, Etc., Greenville, S.C., offers an industry-exclusive Fast & Free line of event-display products, which has become its promotional product category’s top performer in 2018, according to the company.

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Epson, CIT Announce Partnership

February 6, 2018 |

Epson America, Long Beach, Calif., and CIT Direct Capital, Portsmouth, N.H., the national digital small-business lending unit of CIT Group, today announced a partnership to offer financing for commercial and digital print customers.

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