Tag: screen printing

Will we be seeing you at NNEP Nashville??

Will we be seeing you at NNEP Nashville??

Are you in the garment decorating industry looking to learn more??  Are you an Embroiderer looking to expand your business?? If so, we hope you will be joining us August 4th and 5th at the NNEP Embroidery Mart Trade Show.  This show is a great way to grow your business with new decorating techniques or […]



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The Easiest Way to Start a T-Shirt Business

The Easiest Way to Start a T-Shirt Business

Are you looking to open a business? Have you ever considered a t-shirt business – whether it’s your own line of t-shirts or a custom apparel business? It’s easier to produce these kinds of shirts than you might think. The Traditional Screen Printing Process The t-shirts you see and buy are usually screen printed with […]



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Heat Printing vs. Screen Printing (Set up Shop)

Heat Printing vs. Screen Printing (Set up Shop)

After returning from the SGIA Show in Atlanta November 4-6, we had the opportunity to speak with many attendees that came to the show with the intention of getting into screen printing. But after being introduced to heat printing at the Transfer Express booth, buyers quickly realized the advantages of starting a heat printing business […]



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If You Embroider, You Can Add Heat Printing

If You Embroider, You Can Add Heat Printing

Are you an embroidery business who is looking to make more money? You can turn your embroidery business into a full service T-shirt business with a heat press and 3 feet of counter space. With a heat press and plastisol transfers, you will be doing your own screen printing without the mess, learning curve, or […]



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T-shirt History: From Undershirts to Custom Screen Prints

T-shirt History: From Undershirts to Custom Screen Prints

Did you know that the t-shirt did not exist before the early 1900s? It made its first appearance in 1913, as an issued undershirt for the U.S. Navy. Screen printing didn’t make its debut until plastisol ink was invented in 1959! Below, is a timeline sharing some of the notable dates in t-shirt’s history. 1913: […]



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Start Your Own Home T-Shirt Business

Start Your Own Home T-Shirt Business

Have you always wanted to own your own business? Or maybe have a home business to supplement your primary income? A home T-shirt business is the perfect business to start. It is fun, creative, we all know some group who needs custom printed shirts, and it probably has the lowest investment needed of any of […]



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Two Generations = One Successful Business

Two Generations = One Successful Business

In just a short time, a Kentucky t-shirt business has quickly become one of our top customers. The success story starts with a home embroidery business that our customer’s mom had run since 1998. Although always around her mom’s business, Jessica never really took much interest in it. As a senior in high school Jessica […]



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