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Epson Ranks No.1 in Textile Dye Sublimation Printer Category in ASEAN* since 2015
Epson leads the ASEAN* market as the No. 1 brand in the textile dye sublimation printer category since 2015, according to global market intelligence provider, IDC**. This demonstrates how Epson is the ideal partner for customers who require versatile textile dye sublimation solutions for a variety of applications and production levels.
Epson’s SureColor dye sublimation series allow businesses to save time and money producing high-quality sportswear, apparel, soft signage, and home furnishings such as sofa covers, table runners or curtains. All of the products in the range are entirely designed and manufactured by Epson to ensure its reliability, effortless performance and low running costs. The SureColor dye sublimation printer range showcases Epson’s industry-leading PrecisionCore® printhead technology and UltraChrome® DS Inks to ensure vibrant output and high productivity with minimal downtime.
Going big on the details enabled Epson to maintain its leadership in the dye sublimation printer category in ASEAN* for 4 years, and provide customers with a total solution for high quality custom fabrics. For fashion designers and entrepreneurs, the SureColor dye sublimation series is easy and quick to maintain, making it ideal for dynamic and demanding production conditions for a wide range of textiles, whether a customer is printing for a single catwalk garment or a longer run. The SureColor range guarantees impressive results time after time for polyester fabric and promotional goods with no pre-treatment necessary, and includes Epson’s first dye sublimation printing solution with pink and yellow fluorescent inks, the SC-F9430H, to set the customers’ creativity free and further expand application opportunities.
Photo 1: Epson SureColor SC-F10030 Dye Sublimation Printer
Pushing the boundaries in textile printing further, Epson also introduced its first ever 76-inch large format printer designed for businesses with higher printing demands. The Epson SureColor SC-F10030 is the first in Epson’s textile large format printer genre with four new PrecisionCore™ Micro TFP printheads and a maximum print speed of 255 sqm/hr, which enable high productivity in continuous printing on larger surfaces.
The SC-F10030 comes bundled with an Epson Cloud Solution PORT that allows users to check the status of the connected printer easily from their PCs or smart devices through a Production Monitor and easily troubleshoot as required. This added solution provides remote monitoring, enabling accurate failure diagnosis and prompt responses to inquiries.
“We are continuously innovating to provide textile printing solutions that offer precision design with effortless performance. The synergy of Epson’s PrecisionCore® printhead technology and UltraChrome® DS inks makes the SureColor dye sublimation printer range capable of offering new creative textile applications with accuracy, productivity, reliability and sustainability,” said Dickson Lee, Senior Manager, Commercial & Industrial Department, Epson Malaysia.
*ASEAN – Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand, and Vietnam
**Source: IDC Quarterly Industrial Printer Tracker, 2019
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About Epson Malaysia
Epson began operations in Malaysia in 1991 as Epson Trading (M) Sdn Bhd before being incorporated as Epson Malaysia Sdn Bhd. The company has the exclusive rights to market, distribute and support a complete range of leading-edge Epson consumer and business digital imaging products in Malaysia and Brunei. Today, Epson Malaysia has 84 employees and an extensive network of 61 authorised service outlets throughout the country. For more details, please visit www.epson.com.my or connect with us at www.facebook.com/EpsonMalaysia/. Related Epson articles and research can also be found at https://blog.epson.com.my/.