Digital textile printing technology enables new business opportunities in mass customization, on-demand production and more.
September 14, 2017 –Kornit Digital (NASDAQ: KRNT), a global market leader in digital textile printing technology, has announced details of the company’s participation in the upcoming ISS Show in Fort Worth, Texas, September 22-24.
The focal point of Kornit’s presence at booth #819 will be the Storm Hexa direct-to-garment printing system. The Storm Hexa is a midrange industrial system featuring integrated pre-treatment, a six-color-plus-white ink system and several productivity improvements. The system will be shown in an actual production workflow, using Fruit of the Loom’s HD Cotton Activewear garments. Visitors are invited to participate in numerous activities, including a raffle to win an Apple iWatch. Mike Angel, Kornit Digital North America, will hold a workshop called “Digital Textile Printing in the Rising Promotional Product Industry” on Friday, September 22 at 8:30am.
The Kornit Storm Hexa
Being the most popular member of Kornit’s mid-level technology platform, the Storm Hexa has been equipped with state-of-the-art recirculation inkjet technology, improving print quality and cost per print. Its features include 16 print heads and two additional colors for full CMYK, Red, Green, and White support, as well as a recirculating ink system to reduce the ink consumption by up to 20% and to further optimize reliability. A higher number of nozzles increases the productivity by up to 40% over previous Storm configurations, leading to over 150 light garments per hour in high productivity mode. The Storm Hexa also has advanced productivity features such as a built-in pre-treatment system, a quick replace pallet mechanism, a 4 liter bulk ink system, an integrated humidity system and a backup power system for a quick and easy system start. It is ideal for color conscious applications such as the production of promotional and brand related garments. Launched by mid-2016, the Storm Hexa has been in high demand with dozens of installations globally.
“We are looking forward to showing Kornit’s end-to-end production technology at ISS” stated Shai Terem, President, Kornit Digital North America. “The Storm Hexa proves how we continuously strive to optimize the user experience and system reliability in the industrial mass customization space for garments. Kornit Digital has the widest range of production solutions, responding to production challenges between dozens and ten thousands of garments per day. Thus, we provide the perfect tool for any on-demand or mass customization business model.”
About Kornit Digital
Kornit Digital (NASDAQ:KRNT) develops, manufactures and markets industrial digital printing technologies for the garment, apparel and textile industries. Kornit delivers complete solutions, including digital printing systems, inks, consumables, software and after-sales support. Leading the digital direct-to-garment printing market with its exclusive eco-friendly NeoPigment printing process, Kornit caters directly to the changing needs of the textile printing value chain. Kornit’s technology enables innovative business models based on web-to-print, on-demand and mass customization concepts. With its immense experience in the direct-to-garment market, Kornit also offers a revolutionary approach to the roll-to-roll textile printing industry: Digitally printing with a single ink set onto multiple types of fabric with no additional finishing processes. Founded in 2003, Kornit Digital is a global company, headquartered in Israel with offices in the USA, Europe and Asia Pacific, and serves customers in more than 100 countries worldwide. For more information, visit Kornit Digital at www.kornit.com.