Kiian Digital presented its new fluorescent range of Digistar sublimation inks at FESPA China & CSGIA 2014 .
Designed to meet the demand for attention-grabbing graphics on sportswear and other textile applications, the new inks offer excellent drying properties and high chromatic performance.
Examples of high-quality graphics produced with the recently launched Digistar K-One range has been on display on the Kiian Digital stand. The K-One inks have been specially formulated for use with high capacity Kyocera piezo-electric print heads, and this event marks the first time this new range has been showcased in Asia.
Visitors also have been provided with details about the new Kiian Digital office in Shanghai. Demonstrating Kiian Digital’s commitment to the Asian market, the new office has been staffed by a dedicated sales and support team, managed by Martin Swift, and provide customers in Asia Pacific with easier access to Kiian’s latest product ranges, market knowledge and professional customer service.
The latest stars of the Digistar range
With colours set to dazzle textile buyers, printers and end-users, the new pink, yellow and green(Fluorescent green option available with Digistar HD-One ink only) inks are an innovative addition to the Digistar range.
“Fluorescent inks create powerful, vivid graphics and textile printers using them have a clear competitive edge,” said Alessandra Borghi, Sales Director at Kiian Digital. “The fluorescent inks can be used for sportswear, fashion and interior décor applications and users can respond to specific customer demands and add value with personalized and limited edition products”.
“Digital textile printing is becoming an increasingly important factor in fashion and interior décor where colour, performance and immediate availability are crucial,” Borghi concluded.
Kiian Digital’s display of high-quality sportswear, fashion items and other graphics, created with the fluorescent inks, the latest K-One inks and other inks from the Digistar range, is not to be missed.
The new Digistar K-One range is ideal for large-format print applications. Designed for industrial printing environments, this range offers speed, reliability and colour consistency and dries quickly to increase production efficiency.
Digistar GEN-R, developed specially for use with RICOH printheads, also offer speed and reliability for high-volume printing. As with all Kiian ink ranges, GEN-R inks also enable users to produce high-quality images on an extensive array of substrates.
New Shanghai office to support customers, dealers and OEMs
Kiian Digital’s newly opened Shanghai office is part of the company’s continuing initiative to provide expert local support to its global customers.
“This new office demonstrates Kiian’s focus on customers, dealers and OEMs in this important geographic region,” said Martin Swift, Regional Director Asia Pacific, Kiian Digital. “With an already well-established dealer network in Asia, being located in Shanghai enables us to provide timely, expert support to these teams and complement the services they provide. The office will be staffed with sales, marketing and technical specialists, ensuring that our customers will benefit from direct engagement with these teams and the added-value advice, service and support that this direct communication enables us to provide. It will also provide them with increased assurance that the quality of our products and services is consistent with the high-standards set by Kiian’s operations across the globe.”