“Innovations in Inkjet for Textile Production” will be live streamed on Tuesday November 14 at 1 p.m. ET
The textile market has many growth opportunities for inkjet. Data from Smithers indicates that revenue from inkjet for textiles grew by nearly 15% from 2021 to 2022 and is on track for a continued CAGR of over 9% between 2023 and 2028. That growth is important for the entire textile ecosystem from a sustainability perspective as well as a revenue perspective. To continue to grow, inkjet needs to continue to meet new market demands and overcome compatibility and productivity challenges through innovations in ink, printheads and drying/curing.
“Innovations in Inkjet for Textiles” will talk about this demanding market including direct to fabric, film and garment. Our expert presenters from the US and UK will explain market requirements and showcase the latest releases of inks, printheads and complete textile printing solutions. Attendees will learn about:
- Trends in the textile market driving opportunities for inkjet growth and for mills and designers embracing inkjet production
- Differences in requirements for segments of the textile market and how they are currently addressed
- The impact of ink innovation on textile compatibility and purchasing models
- Press and underlying technology developments driving improved efficiency and sustainability
Our expert presenters have hands-on experience with textile design and inkjet production and enthusiasm to share their knowledge.
This webinar will be useful for producers of textiles for fashion and décor as well as developers of printing solutions to serve those markets. As always, our Inkjet Explainers will interest anyone wanting to learn how inkjet is pushing the boundaries of jetting and fluid compatibility.
Join Debbie McKeegan of Texintel, Terry Clayton of Summit Analytical and Inkjet Insight’s Elizabeth Gooding on Tuesday, November 14 at 1 p.m. ET to learn about the latest and greatest innovations in inkjet printing on textiles .
About Inkjet Insight
Inkjet Insight tracks the capabilities of production inkjet solutions for commercial printing, books, customer communications, packaging and industrial print applications as well as methods and opportunities for developing bespoke inkjet solutions.
We provide unbiased data and requirements gathering tools for companies evaluating inkjet plus downloadable tools and guidance to help companies assess print quality and educate customers and sales teams. Print buyers who want to understand print supplier capabilities and market trends will also benefit. We conduct ongoing research with inkjet users and their customers to educate and inform the industry.
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Debbie McKeegan CEO of TEXINTEL
Debbie McKeegan is a multi-disciplinary creative and digital print pioneer boasting over two decades of hands-on experience within the Textile manufacturing industry. She is an award winning textile designer, as well as a manufacturer of printed products for fashion and interiors. Debbie offers unique insight that combines creativity with a deep knowledge of traditional manufacturing process and the essential application of disruptive digital technologies. She founded Texintel as an independent online resource alongside an expert advisory practice that seeks to connect and inspire the digital textile print community worldwide including creatives, manufacturers, PSPs, technology and consumables providers, and other print specialists for fashion, décor, and furnishings.
Dr. Terrill Clayton, PhD. Founder and Lead Chemist, Summit Analytical Lab
Terry Clayton helps clients formulate inks, coatings, building materials, and pharmaceutical compositions. He has developed multiple blockbuster products for companies across several industries. Prior to starting Summit Analytical, Terry was the Director of Ink Development for EFI and Vice President at Chromatic Technologies where he developed a deep understanding of textile printing. He has broad expertise with inkjet, inks and coatings and their application to applications such as pharmaceutical, food and beverage, and building materials. He has demonstrated success guiding companies who are navigating from analog to digital manufacturing.
Elizabeth Gooding, Editor and Co-founder Inkjet Insight
Elizabeth works with a team of top analysts to create the tools, data and content on InkjetInsight.com. She also leads the consulting initiatives of Insight Forums where she has managed design teams on complex transaction and direct mail design projects, selected outsourcers for major brands and consulted with numerous print OEMs and their customers. Previously, she established the first CCM Software-As-Services platform for Art Plus Technology where she was President and CEO. Elizabeth was a founding member of the Inkjet Summit Advisory Board and the co-author of an award-winning book on designing for inkjet. A curious consultant, she constantly seeks innovative ways for printers, marketers and designers to hone their craft and drive new volume and applications onto inkjet presses.