Shanghai Tex will be held from June 15 to 18, 2015. This edition will see an expansion of digital printing machinery zone showcasing latest digital printing technology and create a trendsetting direction for low carbon and a green future. Exhibitors in the zone include: Epson, Zimmer, Kornit Digital, Fujifilm, Reggiani, Toshin etc.
The three-day forum includes activities such as technical seminars, a fashion show and product showcase, where visitors may experience the business potential of digital printing from multiple perspectives. Shanghai Tex is also cooperating with Shanghai University of Engineering Science and holding a textile design contest.
Utilising latest digital printing technology, young designers’ conception and ideas will be actualized and young designers will also be able to experience power of the most advanced digital printing technology.
Digital printing has witnessed a boom in recent years. As an emerging high tech industry in the international market, digital textile printing promises extensive applications. It has an edge over traditional printing in environment-friendly production, product diversity, small batch production and product customization.
Global digital printing output is expected to reach 10 per cent of total textile printing output and the installation base for digital printing equipment will hit 50,000 machines.