ShanghaiTex 2017 is planned to be held during November 27-30, 2017 in Pudong. The exhibition will showcase new digital printing technology and applications under the “customisation” trend, bringing its great development potential towards industry 4.0. The focus will be on short production cycle, low-volume and on-demand production in the special Digital Printing Machinery Zone. The event of ShanghaiTex is organised by Adsale Exhibition Services, Shanghai Textile Technology Service and Exhibition, and Shanghai International Exhibition.
Following its popularity from the last edition, the Digital Printing Machinery Zone will expand to cover three halls at ShanghaiTex 2017, and has received substantial support from renowned exhibitors such as Zimmer, Mimaki, Konica Minolta, Durst, Epson, MS Specialty, EFI Reggiani, Toshin, Meijia, SPG Prints, Fujifilm, Atexco and Human Digital etc.
Epson from China will showcase its large format printer Epson SureColor F7280. With widths up to 64 inches, Surecolor F7280 comes with Epson’s exclusive PrecisionCore TFP print head and an integrated roll-to-roll media support system with high accuracy winding, which ensure its high performance. The use of Epson’s latest dye-sublimation ink technology – Epson UltraChrome DS with High Density Black also offers a low total cost of ownership.
Mimaki Trading will introduce its Belt-Type Direct-to-Textile Inkjet Printer “Tiger-1800B”, which features 16 printheads, a maximum print speed at 385 square metres per hour, and a flexible droplet print mode selection. Extensive optional units are also available for accommodating various applications, while the large-sized ink tank ensures cost-effective print operation. It also comes with a high-performance software RIP “TxLink3 Standard”, which offers powerful colour replacement functions to represent desired colours.
With an exhibition area of more than 100,000 square metres, ShanghaiTex 2017 expects the participation of over 1,200 exhibitors and over 50,000 professional buyers for commercial exchange. The shows’ display on the latest digital printing equipment and technologies will help industry players to transform their businesses and unlock their potential.