Campus Units

Apparel, Events and Hospitality Management

Document Type

Conference Proceeding

Conference

2014 International Textile and Apparel Association Conference

Publication Version

Published Version

Publication Date

2014

Journal or Book Title

2014 Design Catalog of the Annual Conference in Charlotte, North Carolina, USA

Conference Title

Strengthening the Fabric of our Profession, Association, Legacy and Friendship

Conference Date

November 12-16, 2014

City

Charolette

Abstract

The market for digital textile printing is projected to grow to $1.3 billion by the end of 2014 according to the Printing Industry Research Association (Monson, 2013). Digital printing technologies for repeat print design are also used in a variety of industries such as paper goods, home furnishings, and historic reproductions; therefore knowledge in these areas will increase job opportunities for students. According to Dani Locastro of Design Works International/First2Print (2013), digital textile printing is used in the apparel industry as: (a) a sampling solution or (b) end products for retail. Early in the adoption of digital textile printing in the apparel and textile industry, Mike Fralix of TC2 (2001) stated.

Comments

This is a proceeding from 2014 International Textile and Apparel Association Conference 71 (2014) Posted with permission.

Copyright Owner

International Textile and Apparel Association

Language

en

File Format

application/pdf

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