Shima Seiki exhibiting at Simatex in Argentina

March 28, 2016 - Japan

Japanese computerised knitting machine manufacturer Shima Seiki is participating at Simatex trade show in Argentina this April and will showing its technologies at booth 5N-04.

Shima Seiki will exhibit a wide range of its products, including new proposals in seam-free Wholegarment knitting technology that offers an alternative to labour-intensive manufacturing.

“Featured is the flagship MACH2XS with original SlideNeedle on four needle beds and spring-loaded moveable sinkers,” a Shima Seiki press release stated.

“The SVR workhorse series resets the industry benchmark for shaped knitting, while the SSR series offers industry-leading technology in an economical package,” the press release added.

Demonstrations will be performed on the SDS-ONE APEX3 design system that is at the core of the company's ‘Total Knitting System’ concept.

With comprehensive support of the knit supply chain, APEX3 integrates knit production into one smooth and efficient workflow from planning and design to machine programming, production and sales promotion.

Photo-realistic simulation capability allows virtual sampling to minimise the need for actual sample-making, effectively reducing time, material and cost while increasing presentation quality in the sampling process.(AR)