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Platinum Vendors


sefar

From our versatile SEFAR® PET 1500 line to meeting the needs of high-end industrial screen printers with SEFAR® PME, we have a mesh for every application.

Sefar now offers CST direct-to-screen imaging equipment. CST's technology can be used in virtually any screen printing application, including graphics printing, glass printing, membrane switches, nameplates and more.

Pair CST's screen imaging technology with Sefar's renowned printing mesh to produce an unbeatable combination!


cst


CST GmbH is a leading global company supplying state of the art screen imaging to the graphics world. Our patented production methods provide the best possible solutions to the most demanding applications. The new imaging system, utilizing a DMD chip manufactured by Texas Instruments, allows for variable resolution, very fast engraving speed and low production costs.


sakurai

Sakurai is the global leader in screen press technology with over 5,000 presses installed worldwide. Sakurai cylinder screen presses are available in sizes from 20 1⁄2" X 28 1⁄2" to 48" X 63". Fully automated Sakurai offset presses are available in two through eight-color configurations in widths from 20" X 26" to 23 5/8" x 31 1/8" with coating and perfecting.

Sakurai also offers a rotary die-cutter and a full line of Natgraph drying systems. Sakurai presses are distributed in the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Central and South America by Sakurai USA, backed by responsive customer support, service, replacement parts and training.


demak

Demak, world leader in the manufacturing of doming equipment, is your ideal partner in the doming of standard and special labels, emblems and decals by supplying the most advanced technology available on the market, starting from basic machines to completely automated lines for the fast curing of the resin.


nazdar

Nazdar® manufactures the most comprehensive range of ink solutions in UV, UV-LED, water-based, and solvent-based technologies for the printing industry. Whether it is for graphics or industrial, digital, screen, or flexographic, Nazdar has an ink to meet your application needs. Manufacturing in the United States and United Kingdom complemented with an experienced global network of partners enables Nazdar to serve your local market.


phoseon

In 2002, Phoseon Technology pioneered the use of LED technology for UV curing applications. As the world leader in UV LED curing, Phoseon provides patented LED technology to deliver rugged, high-performance products for application specific solutions. The company is focused 100% on LED technology and provides worldwide sales and support capabilities.

Phoseon's patented Semiconductor Light Matrix™ (SLM)™ technology encapsulates LEDs, arrays, optics and thermal management to ensure curing performance. Each of these four components are a strictly engineered system that provide maximum UV energy and superior performance while also increasing long-term robustness for demanding applications.


my press needs

My Press Needs, LLC is dedicated to the advancement of die cutting technology for the benefit of the printing, packaging, and general converting industries. Its No More Make Ready Crest™ Clamshells provide fast setups of 10-15 minutes with no deflection for a variety of applications, including die cutting, embossing, foil stamping, and kiss cutting. Founded by Rob Weidhaas in 2000, My Press Needs' most recent innovations include the Widemouth™ and Zero Make-Ready Soft Cut™ System. The company recently partnered with National Steel Rule to open their Die Cutting Technology Center for research and development, testing and education. For more information, visit mypressneeds.com.

sabic

Polymershapes is the premier distributor of plastic film, sheet, rod, tube and associated products, with over 70 years of industry-leading heritage. We have the industry's most knowledgeable and highly trained sales and customer service team.

Our network of 70 stocking facilities, located throughout the US, Canada, Mexico and Chile, enables our customers access to extensive local inventory from world-class supplier partners, and we can provide same day delivery in many locations. We offer expert conversion capabilities including film conversion, cut-to-size sheets and CNC routing and machining. We consistently deliver innovative solutions to delight our customers.

3m


3M Science. Applied to life. 3M is a global innovation company that never stops inventing. Over the years, our innovations have improved daily life for hundreds of millions of people all over the world. We have made driving at night easier; made buildings safer; and made consumer electronics lighter, less energy-intensive, and less harmful to the environment. We even helped put a man on the moon. Every day at 3M, one idea always leads to the next, igniting momentum to make progress possible around the world.


curbell

Curbell Plastics, Inc. is one of America's premier suppliers of plastic sheets, rods, tubes, films, tapes, adhesives, sealants and prototyping materials. With locations across the U.S., we offer custom fabrication, exceptional service, and next-day delivery of high-quality plastics nationwide. Put us to work for you!™


macdermid

MacDermid Autotype is a global leader in formulation and coating technologies for high performance film applications. Our hardcoated polyester and polycarbonate films are unsurpassed in selection and performance and include stabilized and planarized variations. Our photosensitive stencil systems and cleaning chemicals are highly regarded for screen printing processes.

mimaki

Mimaki is a global industry leader of wide-format inkjet printers, cutting plotters, 3D modeling machines, software, hardware, and associated consumable items, such as inks and cutting blades. The company engineers and manufactures a complete range of products that attain the total workflow solution for sign and graphics, textile and apparel, and industrial printing professionals. Mimaki excels in offering superior quality and reliable products, based upon its aqueous solvent and UV-curable inkjet technology. As an innovator and strategic partner, Mimaki is committed to always providing "something new, something different" in the marketplace.


fujifilm

FUJIFILM North America Corporation, a marketing subsidiary of FUJIFILM Corporation, consists of five operating divisions and one subsidiary company: Imaging, Electronic Imaging, Motion Picture, Graphic systems, Optical Devices and Fujifilm Canada.

The Graphic Systems Division of FUJIFILM North America Corporation delivers solutions for workflow, consultative services, remote monitoring, color standardization and G7 implementation, pressroom products, CTP, proofing, digital printing, wide format, packaging, labels, specialty printing, and more. Fujifilm also manufactures and distributes Sericol inks and is a leader in the development of UV inks for the screen printing, narrow web, and large format digital printing industries.


nbc meshtec americas

NBC Meshtec Inc. is a top-tier manufacturer of the highest quality screen printing mesh. From textile to high-end printed electronic applications, NBC mesh provides the quality and value demanded by today's screen printers. We offer a full line of the most advanced polyester and stainless steel mesh available. Additionally, we manufacture proprietary meshes, such as tungsten wire and V-Screen that deliver unmatched strength, resolution, and dimensional accuracy for critical applications.

We provide expert technical support and partner with other companies who manufacture high-end pre-press supplies in order to provide printers with a one-stop complete prepress solution.


sun chemical

Sun Chemical, a member of the DIC group, is a leading producer of printing inks and coatings, pigments, liquid crystal materials, polymers, liquid compounds, solid compounds, and application materials.

Sun Chemical's unparalleled global presence allows for the delivery of local service and support that is customized to the markets it serves. Recognized as a leading source of innovation, Sun Chemical and DIC have 17 research and development centers that are committed to creating solutions that improve productivity, create new revenue opportunities for customers, and contribute to a more sustainable future.


global graphic resources

Global Graphic Resources represents premier product manufactures for the screen print, digital and roll label markets. We research innovative and reliable products globally and make them available to the North American market. Our dedicated team of industry experts will help you find the right solution to create the value need.


durst

For over 75 years, Durst has been the leading pioneer in the world of inkjet printing. Backed by science, engineering, a commitment to R&D. Developing printing solutions with cutting edge design and manufacturing, we set the standard for building the best products for large-format printing.

Today, our print solutions support companies from a wide spectrum of industries feeding the graphic communication marketplace. We help these customers build success and growth for their companies and their clients by implementing our state-of-the-art technology into a marketplace that demands excellence. Setting us apart from our competitors, we offer customer care and service that is partner-focused and consultative, as we value building meaningful relationships with our Durst family. Every product we create has helped influence and shape print execution for retail, out-of-home, event, décor and packaging customers.


william frick

William Frick & Company is a customer-driven ISO 9001:2015-certified processes manufacturer of RFID tags, specialty labeling, and marking products. Their most recent product release, SmartCAT, is an RFID mobile data platform. Since 1975, William Frick & Company has proven itself as a reliable, innovative, and trusted source of high-quality products.


mosaica

The Mosaica Group is a Midwest-based supplier supporting wide format, sublimation, offset, digital, and other print processes. Count on our team to listen closely to the needs of your printing operation. We apply broad expertise in sustainability, G7® color management, workflow systems and more to craft solutions that address your current and evolving challenges. Just as important, we take the time to show your team how to get the most from every piece of equipment and product we provide.

We don't just sell supplies. We sell success.


flexcon

FLEXcon is a global leader in coated and laminated films and adhesives used in graphics applications, manufactured goods and new products.

ssi electronics

Specializing in HMI devices, SSI Electronics is headquartered in Grand Rapids, MI and has been manufacturing membrane switches, rubber keypads, touch screens, flex circuits and disposable medical sensors/circuits for 35+ years. With on- and offshore manufacturing capabilities and ISO certifications, SSI is uniquely positioned as a leader in their industry.


tekra

Tekra is a coater, convertor, and distributor of high performance plastic films and adhesives. With 3 state of the art coating lines, Tekra applies functional and digitally print receptive coatings to a variety of films. With our hard coated Marnot®, Marnot Advanced™, and ProTek® line of films, Tekra offers functionality to films with enhanced scratch, abrasion, and chemical resistance along with the ability to change appearance of the film. Our print receptive coatings allows films to be printable via digital presses such as HP Indigo, Toner, and UV, Solvent, and Latex inkjet presses.


thieme

THIEME is an international leader in high-quality screen and digital printing systems. Our products are state-of-the-art and distinguish themselves by delivering the industry's highest print quality and efficiency. For inquiries, contact: Joe Klint, 214-202-8546


ritrama


Ritrama is a family owned international group of companies dedicated to the worldwide manufacturing and sales of pressure sensitive adhesive-based materials. Ritrama manufactures a full line of pressure sensitive materials for the visual communications and graphics market, including products in the screen, digital and cast vinyl markets. The wide range of products includes short or long term durability, indoor and outdoor characteristics, and permanent or removable adhesive requirements for wide format media, over laminates, mounting films and vehicle wrap materials.


chromaline


Chromaline Screen Print Products is a leading developer, manufacturer, and worldwide marketer of photostencil emulsions, capillary films, screen chemicals, and inkjet media for creating positives.

For over 60 years, Chromaline has lead the industry in engineering the highest quality products used in a multitude of printing applications. From textiles to graphics, to electronics and industrial printing, whatever you print, wherever you print, however you print, Chromaline makes your job easier.


saati

SAATI is a manufacturer of screen making supplies including SAATI mesh, emulsion, film, reclaim chemicals, block outs, and mesh preps. SAATI also distributes screen making equipment like the SAATI LTS6080 laser image and exposure unit, and is the exclusive distributor of Duralife squeegee. SAATI provides quality products, innovative solutions and technical support for screen printers.


midwest

Helping print and sign businesses grow for over 85 years. Midwest is your leading distributor of sign, screen printing, and digital products.


dlp imaging

Our company has supplied intelligently-supplied automation in screen printing since 1983 nationwide.

The recent introduction of our OEM family of fineLine pre- and post-press equipment is a perfect addition to the successful range of the fineLine directLaser! digital screen image setter that received the prestigious SGIA's 2106 Product Of the Year Award.

Our unique Screen Imaging Technology Center in Ohio allows screen printing professionals to attend a personalized demo of our direct laser screen image setter and witness the effortless, high-quality screen imaging process with their screens, prepared with any screen mesh/emulsion type/EOM combination.


easiway systems

Easiway leads the screen printing and graphic arts industry with the development of innovative, high performing, environmentally conscious, economical cleaning products. Our goal at Easiway Systems is to provide screen printers with cleaning products and equipment that will outperform the competition by decreasing the time spent reclaiming and the amount of chemical consumed.


zund

Zünd is known worldwide as the leading manufacturer of multifunctional digital cutting/routing systems for the graphics, packaging, and other industries. With the G3, S3, and now D3 lines of flatbed cutters, Zünd offers a complete range of digital finishing solutions for custom to high-volume, 24/7 graphics production, involving rigid and/or flexible substrates.


actega

Manufacture UV/EB/LED and water-based coatings, inks, and adhesives for packaging and printing on labels, flexible packaging, paper-based packaging, rigid packaging, and publication/commercial segments.


northwest graphic supply

Distributing high quality screen printing supplies and equipment since 1961. Vast product knowledge, great service. Ask about screen stretching services, and new equipment.


polymeric imaging

Manufacturer of:

UV and Solvent Screen inks, UV and Water-based Liquid Laminates, UV and Eco-solvent Digital inks, Dye Sublimation Digital inks:

With decades of experience and the drive to produce the finest inks in the world, Polymeric Imaging offers the most exemplary UV and Solvent inks available today. Adhering to many difficult substrates, and developed to include complex constructions, Polymeric Imaging inks are here to fit your needs.

Distributor of Grotto Innovations: Primarily focusing on Distribution, Installation, Service, and Repair for CET Color - A U.S Manufacturer of Flat-bed and Hybrid UV Digital Printing Equipment, and Dye Sublimation printing equipment.

117 East 14th Avenue
N. Kansas City, MO 64116
816-221-5567 - Office
816-221-4820 - Fax
www.polymericimaging.com


interchange equipment

Interchange Equipment is a manufacturer and distributor of screen and digital printing/drying equipment. Specializing in their own line of industrial-built dryers including hot air, UV, and infrared, Interchange also represents Dane and their full line of pre- and post-press automatic screen cleaning and processing equipment.


elc


graphic screen fashion


heidelberg


jessup


marabu


morgan design


rollem


swissqprint



spsi



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GOLD VENDORS


  • polymark

  • regal plastics

    Regal Graphics is a full-line distributor/converter of high quality, printable plastic films and digital media. We offer clean room converting facilities nationwide. SABIC Lexan, MacDermid Autotype, and NECAL adhesives are but just a few of the many quality products Regal Graphics provides.

  • impact printing and design

    Impact Printing join forces in the US with One Emblems, producer of Kromex, Ecoprint, and HDR (3Dimensional Emblems) along with many other types of labels sold worldwide between the two companies. They bring to the US market over half century experience, heavy investment in technologies, style, and Italian craftsmanship.

  • lawrence frederick

    Lawrence & Frederick is America's foremost distributor of anodized and raw aluminum specific to the product identification market. L&F has also developed a high quality line of UV ink receptive coated and painted aluminum for both digital and conventional screen print applications.

  • kiwo

    For 125+ years, KIWO has been a global manufacturer of screen making/cleaning products, equipment, adhesives, emulsions and the latest CTS system, the KIWO XTS. Ulano has been a leader in the screen printing/graphics arts industry for 75+ years and specializes in the manufacture of stencil-making products/chemicals for screen process printing.

  • achem

    Founded in 1960 dedicating to research and development, ACHEM is the world-leading supplier of Selfwound Overlamination and Pressure Sensitive Tapes to the packaging, industrial and printing industries. ACHEM has established a strategic nationwide distribution and converting network to serve both local and national tag and label manufacturers.


  • piedmont plastics

    Piedmont Plastics is a wholesale distributor of plastic sheet, rod, tube and film products. Through years of experience, we provide solutions by delivering expert product knowledge and a broad array of value-added services. With over 30 product lines, we are sure to meet your most stringent film requirements.

  • mactac

    Mactac's roll label solutions can be found in hundreds of industries and applications: refrigerated and frozen foods, durable goods, security and safety, health and beauty products, and more.

  • proell

    Proell, Inc. is the US subsidiary of Pröll KG, Germany. For over 70 years, Proell has developed high quality, innovative ink systems for various applications including pad printing, screen printing, and IMD technology.

  • rotometrics

    RotoMetrics manufactures the highest quality, most comprehensive product line in the converting industry. A synchronized team with 60 years of leadership knowledge, combined with our unprecedented global reach on 5 continents delivers the most reliable solutions in the places where you do business.

  • decochem

    Deco-Chem Inc. has been providing high-quality inks and coatings to the automotive and appliance industry for the past 45 years.

  • rh solutions

    RH SOLUTIONS LLC is a supplier of premier screen printing machinery and auxiliary equipment from R2R PRINT SOLUTIONS, SIASTECH, ADCO, SPS, and award winning ATMA CHAMP. Driven by more than 30 years of industry experience, we provide top-quality products and support for your precision screen printing needs.

    Our auxiliary equipment is automatic emulsion coaters, automatic squeegee sharpeners/cutters, LED exposure units, stackers, forced air dryers, infrared, UV, and combination conveyorized dryers.





















SPECIAL GUESTS


  • gpi

    GPI is a trade organization that brings the engineered graphics industry together. Through educational meetings, networking opportunities, and peer to peer interaction, GPI provides members with the opportunity to learn, grow and thrive.





















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