Consumables-Ink - Inkjet
Sun Chemical will showcase its full range of digital inks for textiles and graphics at PRINTING United Expo, including a selection of its Streamline inkjet inks designed for a variety of wide-format solvent based or aqueous printers.
Landa Digital Printing has opened a new European consumables manufacturing facility, based in Sittard, The Netherlands. Producing the revolutionary Landa Nanoink, the new site enables the company to double consumables production and support rapid growth.
Fujifilm Imaging Colorants hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony for its new high purity reactive dispersant (RxD) pigment dispersion production facility, the first of two inkjet ink manufacturing facilities planned for the area.
When multiple analog and digital printing processes are being used to produce various printed pieces, it’s important to know which output device has the smallest color gamut so decisions can be made about how to reproduce color across all of the devices.
The investment in the Delaware facility will double Fujifilm’s production capacity of pigment dispersions in the U.S. to meet the fast-growing demand for inkjet printing globally.
A proposal before the British Parliament intended to control a substance linked to crime and accidental deaths is causing concern in the wide-format community because of the chemical’s presence in ecosolvent inkjet inks.
Which applications are a good fit for solvent printing? Canvas reproductions, vehicle wraps, and decals are all top choices because of the high quality and color reproducibility that solvent printers can accomplish — with a low total cost of ownership.
When Butler University installed a new 44˝ aqueous wide-format printer a few months ago, the quality upgrade did not go unnoticed. But that wasn’t the main reason the in-plant chose that device.