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ShanghaiTex to display trends in textile digital printing
Mar '13
With ever changing and improving technology, the application of digital printing technique on textile industry is moving at the fast lane. Industry researchers estimate that there will be an increase of 30 billion yards of material volume on annual growth rate in worldwide textile printing industry, while the application of digital printing on textile goods accounts for growing share and continues expanding, which moves from mass-production to mass-customization. Using digital textile printing technology has numerous compelling advantages, including but not limited to the following 10 reasons: 
-Short run printing
-Lower water and power consumption
-Less chemical waste
-Large repeat sizes
-Reduced production space requirements
-Less printed inventory needed
-Sampling and production done on same printer
-Print flexibility
-Variety of creative design choices for printing
-Low capital investment.
In view of this the organizers of The 16th International Exhibition on Textile Industry (ShanghaiTex 2013) have set up a new theme zone named "Digital Printing Machinery Zone" in ShanghaiTex 2013 to meet the market demand on this area. 
Key Enterprises Join Hands in Digital Printing Machinery Zone
In ShanghaiTex 2013, "Digital Printing Machinery Zone" has received overwhelming support from numerous key enterprises, including CS Costruzione, DGI, Digital Textile Solution, Digital Textile Technology, Digitex, Durst Phototechnik, Epson, Ergsoft, Hangzhou Honghua, Alexco, Human Digital, Huntsman , J.Zimmer , Konica Minolta , Kornit Digital, La Meccanica, Mimaki , MS Srl, Nanjing Printpretty, Reggiani, Ricoh, Setema, Stork Prints , Textalk, Toshin Kogyo, Yat Fung, Yeman, Shenzhen Homer Textile Tech, Wuhan Yili, Huangye Printing, etc.
Digital Textile Solution Ltd (DTS) will co-exhibit with its partners including ERGOSOFT (Swiss RIP software for digital printing), LA MECCANICA (Italian high-speed digital printing machinery), CS COSTRUZIONE (Italian belt system for digital printing), SETEMA (Dutch after treatment equipment for digital printing), HUNTSMAN (Swiss digital printing inks), DIGITEX (Hong Kong's digital printer, ink & media), etc. to showcase the complete digital direct-to-fabric printing portfolio under one roof. 
Mr. Paul Yuen, CEO of Digital Textile Solution Ltd. mentioned, "Digital textile printing is an integration technology for machineries, graphic software, RIP software, ink technology and traditional textile technologies, the development of digital textile printing is market-driven."  DTS provides digital printing consulting services for the industry in China, Taiwan and South East Asia. 

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