Together we have more than 25 years of experience in the textile business and we want to share our passion for this industry. What we enjoy the most in our career is helping people like you to be successful.

 

Bad news: DTG printing is not easy

If your intentions are to flourish in the digital textile market, we strongly believe that direct to garment printing is one of the most promising opportunities for future growth. However, the knowledge to succeed is not easily accessible. Machine manufacturers, designers, operators and business owners are currently operating within their respective fields of knowledge, their „piece of the dtg puzzle“.
But to be successful and create synergy effects, you need to understand how all the pieces of the puzzle fit together.

 

Good news: We can help!

Our goal with this website is to give you this big picture. We want to make all the needed know-how more accessible and „connect the dots“ so you can be the best at what you are doing.

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T-Shirt Designers

 

Designing for digital textile printing is different. Nothing is more frustrating than seeing a stunning design turned into a unsharp print with faded colors. With a few tricks, you can make awesome T-Shirts that sell, no matter if you are running a print shop or hustling on pod platforms like Merch by Amazon! Read more…

T-Shirt Printers

 

As a machine operator, you have one of the most rewarding but at the same time most misunderstood jobs in the industry. You are responsible for the final product, which is not an easy task. We can help you master the art of digital textile printing so you can shine in your job. Read more…

Print Companies

 

Let‘s earn some money! DTG printing can be a profitable business, especially if you know what the technology can and cannot do. We can give you some input if direct to garment printing is the right thing for you and have some helpful tips on how to succeed and save some money (and where you should not). Read more…

So… how to remove the underbase from this example?

This is a classical example that every party can benefit from: It makes the print look better, the handfeel is improved and lots of money is saved by reducing ink costs. Fortunately, there are many different ways to solve this problem. Each of you can solve this problem by themselves, but only if you now exactly what the others involved in your dtg printing process are doing.

 

Let‘s turn this into a Win-Win-Win-Situation!

But, and we can not stress this enough, the best solution would be to work together and find one common process that will reduce the work and cost for all parties involved!

This is the type of input we want to give you with this blog. So if you would like to learn more, please make sure to sign up for our newsletter!

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DTG Merch – Your Blog for T-Shirt Printing & T-Shirt Design

T-Shirt Designers

Designing for digital textile printing is different.

In the last few years, we met fantastic designers who made incredible graphics. But once their art was printed, the designs lost everything of former glory, for instance, all the colors turned dull or the print was unsharp. Frustrating!

However, these problems are easy to solve. All you need to do is understand how your image “translates” into a print on a garment and what happens to your image in the process.

We can show you how to correctly set up your designs to make the colors vibrant and the images sharp. We can help explain how certain machine settings influence the final look and which possibilities and limitations you have during the designing process.

It doesn’t matter if you are printing yourself our hustling with some print on demand platforms like Merch by Amazon, we’re excited to share what we know with you!

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T-Shirt Printers (Operator)

As a machine operator, you have one of the most rewarding but at the same time most misunderstood jobs in the industry. You usually get many punches from all sides. Often the reason for this is simple “assumptions” from others about what the technology can do.

We want to help you handle these situations. We can teach you how to know and optimize your printing processes and how to keep the machines running for a long time. We can teach you how to maintain ongoing quality control to fix issues like failed wash tests.

And most importantly, we want to show you how to communicate correctly with designers, engineers, and managers so you all speak the same language.

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DTG Print Businesses

Is direct to garment printing the right business for you? Or are other textile printing technologies like screenprinting or sublimation more suitable for your needs? Do you dream of having a running a successful dtg printing business?

We want to give you a realistic view of the possibilities of this technology, show you what you can actually do and what the downfalls of the technology are. We want to show you the processes and needs that are actually involved in dtg printing.

And – most importantly – we want to help you get the most bang for your buck by showing how to maximize the outcome, where you can build leverage, and where to save money (and where you should not, because it will backfire and increase your costs in the long run).

We usually see a lot of miscommunication between the management and the employees. This is why we want to show you a way how to communicate with your designers and operators so they understand your goals and can help you achieve them.

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