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5 Things to Remember when Starting a Screen Printing Business

1) Don’t do it all

It is recommended when starting a screen printing business to focus on specialty niches. The screen printing business has been growing and is more competitive than ever. Certain examples of niche markets include, high school sports, mothers, or activity club attire.

2) Having sufficient access to space for equipment

Screen printing equipment can take up a lot of space, also, operating the various machines and equipment requires certain safety and protocol to ensure safety and hazard standards are met. All ink types require to be disposed and ventilated accordingly to regulations,

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Defining Eco-Friendly

Matsui International is driven in the innovation of water based acrylic and discharge inks.  This innovation is founded on pursuing eco-friendly technologies.  From this sustainability stance, the history of screen printing ink has had a dubious history; to pair with that, the ambiguity of what is eco-friendly.  To illustrate this further, when you hear “sustainability” or “eco-friendly” the tangible details of what defines these words in screen printing can leave you with surprisingly little to say.

When each new product is unveiled Matsui International goes through the effort of testing products through Oeko-Tex, a leading organization in the research and testing of textile ecology.  This company has set testing grades and value limits for an extensive list of harmful substances.  Oeko-Tex testing criteria fit into three categories: illegal substances, legally regulated substances, and harmful substances that are not yet regulated.  Their exhaustive test criteria exceed that of most legislative governing bodies, making Oeko-Tex one of the leaders and authorities in textile testing.

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The Visually Impaired Can Autonomously Know Clothing’s Color

I commend Rip Curl for coming up with this brilliant idea for the vision impaired to be able to see the color of their clothes. With Braille Clothing tags, the vision impaired can read what the color labeled on their clothing tag is and provide them with the liberty and autonomy to coordinate their own outfits without the help of others.
 

Launching New Media Outreach

We at Matsui Color have decided to tackle the online media universe and let you into our world. It’s an entirely new endeavor to bring to you products information, screen printing tips and tutorials, all things water-based ink, and what makes our company special. Matsui Color has a long and illustrious history, it’s time we let you into it. check out our new social media sites, and take a look at our Youtube channel where you can find quality display examples of our products in action and great tips on our products and screen printing processes.