Dye-Sublimation – A Complete Guide [Part 1]

Dye-sublimation printing can seem like a very complicated process to many people, even those involved in the printing industry. In layman’s terms, it is a printing technology that is computerized and uses heat to transfer dye onto materials like paper, cardboard, fabric, or plastic. To accomplish this, the method employs a secondary process instead of directly printing on the end product.

There are many questions that people have about the dye-sublimation printing process, so we are going to answer most of them here and in part 2 of this article. Let’s take a look at some of the most commonly asked questions about dye-sublimation printing and try to answer them as best we can.

[Infographic] 8 Benefits of Nesting Software

There are many important benefits of nesting software, including reduction of wasted materials and improved productivity.This handy infographic describes the many ways nesting software will dramatically improve your manufacturing business.    Nesting software allows for less waste which equals money savings. The professionals at MCT Digital use this software combined with the VersaTech2 to cut and…

Point of Purchase Advertising as an Opportunity for Wide Format Printing

When going to your local department store or grocery store, how do you choose what brand of a specific product to purchase? What is going through your head as you make the consumer decisions regarding what types of products you will bring into your home? Several studies have shown that while outdoor signs and mailed promotional material can generate brand awareness and even brand loyalty, the vast majority of consumer decisions are made at the point of purchase.

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A couple of years ago, almost every mall in America had some sort of custom T-Shirt design store where teenagers could go to get their graduation shirts printed and senior citizens could design and print up family reunion shirts. Today, however, someone would be hard pressed to find a t-shirt printing store anywhere. Most people today go online to obtain t-shirt printing services simply because the ease of browsing, designing, and purchasing t-shirts for an event has become easier and frequently more affordable.

How to Make the Most of Automation Technologies in Wide Format Printing

Automation is quickly becoming one of the most integral parts of every industry. From robot telemarketers to self-driven cars and everything in between, automation is becoming an essential aspect of a contemporary business. While there are some industries within which individuals pride themselves on being artisans and not relying on any sort of automation, the time is quickly coming when automation, mechanization, computerization, and even robotics will in some way come to affect virtually every profession.