When Plastisol heat transfers were developed for decorating garments in the 1960s, they were mainly used for embellishing white T-shirts, since colored tees weren’t in demand yet.
Time is money, so optimizing your printer/cutter workflow to ensure you are working efficiently means you also will be ensuring profitability.
Dye migration is a typical problem when it comes to decorating polyester. Generally, the darker or brighter the color, the more likely it is to occur.
Some teams prefer a classic look, but others may be interested in changing things up and having uniforms that offer a fresh look.
Jim Tenholder is dealer sales manager at Imaging Supplies Warehouse, Maryland Heights, Mo.
One approach to eliminating marks left by a carrier sheet is to use a heat-transfer material that allows for a quick, fast-tack application.
Fall is universally recognized as the start of football season, which offers numerous opportunities for decorators to provide numbered uniforms for teams and numbered jerseys for fans supporting specific players.
Jazz up caps and other headwear to create fashionable looks and increase sales.
There are different technologies and methods used in today’s color laser printers, including light-emitting diode (LED) technology. It is the newest technology and considered to be cutting-edge.
Nothing lasts forever, but the better you take care of your heat press, the longer you can avoid a breakdown.