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OCTOBER/NOVEMBER 2012 Volume 102 / Number 5 CO N T E N T S C OL UMN S About the Cover The cover photo shows testing the printing process for a liquid pressuresensitive adhesive. Cover photo courtesy of Henkel. Cover design by Keri Harper. PREPRESS WIRE Where Are You Coming From? Mark Coudray Coudray asks printers what motivates them, and in doing so cements their dedication to their work EXPERT APPAREL 12 Review halftone styles and how to match them to the designs you print. 14 The Best Halftone for Different Styles of Artwork Thomas Trimingham FEATURES Adding Dye Sublimation to Your Business Carry Cherry Increase your profitability by learning about the materials and equipment for getting started in dye sublimation printing. 22 28 Best Practices in the Challenging World of 3D P-O-P Maureen Gumbert Find out how KDM produces complex P-O-P graphics successfully. 30 The Future of Screen Printing Dan Naumovich See what some industry leaders predict for the industry and related trends. Pressure-Sensitive Adhesives for Decals and Labels Julia Goldstein, Ph.D. 34 Get the inside information on pairing printing applications and adhesives. D E P A R T ME NTS 4 6 39 42 NEWSWORTHY NEW PRODUCTS SHOP TALK INDUSTRY UPDATE 43 44 47 48 CLASSIFIEDS DISTRIBUTOR/DEALER DIRECTORY ADVERTISING INDEX EDITORIAL INSIGHTS SCREENPRINTING Online Communities B screenweb.com/ news-trends/mesh-blog SCREEN PRINTING (ISSN 00369594) is published bi-monthly by ST Media Group International Inc., 11262 Cornell Park Dr., Cincinnati, OH 45242-1812. Telephone: (513) 421-2050, Fax: (513) 362-0317. No charge for subscriptions to qualified individuals. Annual rate for subscriptions to nonqualified individuals in the U.S.A.: $42 USD. Annual rate for subscriptions in Canada: $70 USD (includes GST & postage); all other countries: $92 (Int’l mail) payable in U.S. funds. Printed in the U.S.A. Copyright 2012, by ST Media Group International Inc. All rights reserved. The contents of this publication may not be reproduced in whole or in part without the consent of the publisher. The publisher is not responsible for product claims and representations. Periodicals Postage Paid at Cincinnati, OH and at additional mailing offices. POSTMASTER: Send address changes to: Screen Printing, P.O. Box 1060, Skokie, IL 60076. Change of address: Send old address label along with new address to Screen Printing, P.O. Box 1060, Skokie, IL 60076. For single copies or back issues: contact Debbie Reed at (513) 421-9356 or Debbie.Reed@STMediaGroup.com. Subscription Services: SPTG@halldata.com, Fax: (847) 763-9030, Phone: (847) 763-4938, New Subscriptions: www.screenweb.com/subscribe. http://www.screenweb.com/news-trends/mesh-blog http://www.screenweb.com/subscribe

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Screen Printing - October/November 2012

Screen Printing - October/November 2012
Contents
Newsworthy
New Products
Where Are You Coming From?
The Best Halftone for Different Styles of Artwork
Adding Dye Sublimation to Your Business
Best Practices in the Challenging World of 3D P-O-P
The Future of Screen Printing
Pressure-Sensitive Adhesives for Decals and Labels
Shop Talk
Industry Update
Classifieds
Distributor/Dealer Directory
Advertising Index
Editorial Insights

Screen Printing - October/November 2012

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