The Decoration Advice Suite

This year sees the introduction of two new seminar theatres – The Decoration Advice Suite and The Knowledge Centre. The Printwear & Promotion LIVE! seminar programme is a first class source of free information and advice delivered by expert speakers from across the globe. Topics covered will include embroidery, dye sublimation and direct to garment printing.

To view the programme for each day just click on the below links.

Sunday, January 21

10.45am Advance apparel applications for sublimation

Scott Walton, Vapor Apparel

This session will review innovative product and market techniques that harness the true power of sublimation on apparel.

Topics covered will include: Sublimating on coloured garments, colour management insights and production techniques that deliver a retail ready product; reviewing different textiles and fabrics and identifying their unique consumer based benefits; examining how e-commerce ECOM, print on demand POD and Zero decorated inventory continues to push and define the consumer landscape from retail to e-tail; and printing, prep, product identification and many of the time tested tricks that professionals rely on.

With Scott Walton, sales and business development manager at Vapor Apparel.

12.15pm Fine tuning for embroidery

Karen Burrows, Madeira

Topics covered will include fine details and small lettering, correct backing fabrics, appliqué fabrics, 3D embroidery and current trends.

With Karen Burrows, managing director of Madeira UK.

1.45pm The profitable power of mass customisation

Oliver Luedkte, Kornit

This presentation will focus on current industry trends such as mass customisation, the  current status of digital printing technology and how it can be used in order to generate new and exciting business opportunities for garment decorators and printers.

With Oliver Luedkte, director of marketing at Kornit Digital Europe.

3.15pm Secrets of the most successful embroiderers

Amit Jham, DigitisingMart

This seminar will cover the top 10 embroidery mistakes made by even the most experienced embroiderers.

These mistakes include; assuming digitised programs are one size fits all, the wrong backing, failing to maintain equipment, assuming one machine sews just like another and letting dust gather in your shop.

With Amit Jham, managing director of DigitisingMart.

Monday, January 22

10.45am Get the best from your direct to garment printing system

Axel Stuhlreiter, Kornit

This will presentation will shed light on how to get the best possible quality out of your digital textile printer. From file optimisation through to linearising, profiling and adjusting the system setup, this seminar will cover all relevant points so there is something in this workshop for all digital printing system operators and prepress experts.

With Axel Stuhlreiter, application specialist at Kornit Digital Europe.

12.15pm Profit from dye sublimation

Martin Shaw, Sawgrass

This seminar will cover the process of sublimation, including how easy, quick and inexpensive it is and the benefits of adding to an existing business. It will also cover new applications and markets to explore and how diversification with dye sublimation can grow your business and enable you to develop a wide range of products, as well as how to focus on developing more sales from existing clients.

With Martin Shaw, international sales manager, Sawgrass.

1.45pm Fine tuning for embroidery

Karen Burrows, Madeira

Topics covered will include fine details and small lettering, correct backing fabrics, appliqué fabrics, 3D embroidery and current trends.

With Karen Burrows, managing director of Madeira UK.

3.15pm Advance apparel applications for sublimation

Scott Walton, Vapor Apparel

This session will review innovative product and market techniques that harness the true power of sublimation on apparel.

Topics covered will include: Sublimating on coloured garments, colour management insights and production techniques that deliver a retail ready product; reviewing different textiles and fabrics and identifying their unique consumer based benefits; examining how e-commerce ECOM, print on demand POD and Zero decorated inventory continues to push and define the consumer landscape from retail to e-tail; and printing, prep, product identification and many of the time tested tricks that professionals rely on.

With Scott Walton of Vapor Apparel.

Tuesday, January 23

10.45am Secrets of the most successful embroiderers

Amit Jham, DigitisingMart

This seminar will cover the top 10 embroidery mistakes made by even the most experienced embroiderers.

These mistakes include; assuming digitised programs are one size fits all, the wrong backing, failing to maintain equipment, assuming one machine sews just like another and letting dust gather in your shop.

With Amit Jham, managing director of DigitisingMart.

12.15pm The profitable power of mass customisation

Oliver Luedkte, Kornit

This presentation will focus on current industry trends such as mass customisation, the  current status of digital printing technology and how it can be used in order to generate new and exciting business opportunities for garment decorators and printers.

With Oliver Luedkte, director of marketing at Kornit Digital Europe.

1.45pm Profit from dye sublimation

Martin Shaw, Sawgrass

This seminar will cover the process of sublimation, including how easy, quick and inexpensive it is and the benefits of adding to an existing business. It will also cover new applications and markets to explore and how diversification with dye sublimation can grow your business and enable you to develop a wide range of products, as well as how to focus on developing more sales from existing clients.

With Martin Shaw, international sales manager, Sawgrass.

 

The Decoration Advice Suite is located on stand H70. Each session lasts 30 minutes with time to ask questions. Seats fill up fast so please arrive early to guarantee your place.

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