Digital Print: One Ink for all Fabrics
Velvet Jet by Bordeaux will introduce new ink technologies at the 3rd European Digital Textiles Conference
Round 3 for the European Digital Textile Conference. After two successful editions, WTiN has once again organized an international conference on innovations in digital textile printing for homes and interiors. The final programme is now available online. In the run-up of the event, we talked to Guy Evron, Marketing Director of Velvet Jet by Bordeaux whose presentation title will be “Revolutionizing Digital Textile Printing: Introducing One Ink for all Fabrics”.
Please introduce your company briefly.
“Bordeaux Digital PrintInk is an industry leader in developing, manufacturing and distributing high quality premium digital inks and solutions for almost every inkjet technology and application available. Bordeaux’s new division – Velvet Jet – is intended for digital printing on textile. Velvet Jet offers printer manufacturers and integrators the ability to provide new printing processes in a fast time-to-market with tailored R&D processes and technical support.”
Why will Velvet Jet by Bordeaux participate at the Digital Textile Conference during Heimtextil?
“Heimtextil is the leading textile show and is the perfect place for gathering opinion leaders from the industry. Heimtextil is the right place to show the latest innovations and discuss the big changes the textile market is going through. One of the big changes that is happening in the digital textile arena is the emerging of pigment ink solutions that are becoming mainstream technology. Pigment ink will change how we print textile, one solution that fits all fabrics and with one printing process. Heimtextil is an important stage to introduce this innovation.
What will Velvet Jet by Bordeaux be presenting at the conference?
“Velvet Jet will introduce its water based pigment ink that is a true game changer for the textile industry. No matter what fabrics: Cotton, silk, polyester, viscous, blended fabrics and even leather and Décor can all be printed with Velvet Jet. The pigment ink allows printing on all fabric types in one simple process, with equal quality, creating a wide range of possibilities for the fashion, apparel, decorative and industrial textile applications. This ink binds perfectly to all fabrics and it can even print on blended fabrics thus removing all textile printing barriers and opening new printing applications.”
First-time exhibitor Bordeaux Digital Printink will be at Heimtextil in Hall 4.0 stand G31, together with other leading producers of digital printing technology, ink and software.