Screen Printing - February/March 2015 - (Page 2)
Volume 106 / Number 1
CO N T E N T S
About the Cover
Set your shop above
the rest by learning the
somewhat rare craft of
printing on flock. Find
out what you'll need to
get started and techniques that will help
you take advantage of
the unique process on
Shirt courtesy of
Tekstil Sanayi Ltd.,
Cover photo © of
Cover design by
Kelly N. Kofron.
E X P E RT A P PA R E L
14 Tracking Downtime on the Production Floor
What's causing stoppages, and how much time are you losing? Get organized and take an inward look
at your shop's downtime; it could be the first step toward doubling your production in less than 30 days.
S H O P TALK
36 Remembering the Future
Word on the street is that screen printing is dead. But the numbers - and the screen printers - suggest
otherwise. Here's a quick look into the evolution of the industry over the last 100 years as we consider
what it might look like for the next 100.
16 High-End UV Flatbeds and the Changing Dynamics
of In-Store Marketing Eileen Fritsch
As retail environments have become more sophisticated, the term "point-of-purchase" has grown to mean
everything from floor and ceiling graphics to interactive customer experiences. Find out how these trends are
changing the technology mix of screen and high-speed flatbed printing in this sector.
22 An Update on Architectural Glass Decoration
Though screen printing remains an attractive option for decorating large panes of glass for architectural projects,
inkjet is making inroads. Learn the pluses and minuses of each process and see results from around the globe.
26 Printing Direct Flock
How can you distinguish your shop from your competitors? The ability to work with flock is both hard to find
and easy on the budget, opening the door for you to charge premium prices if you take the time to understand
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