SKN DIGITAL PRINTING
Family-owned SKN Digital Printing is a textile printing specialist. The company, founded in 2016, has a workforce of 45. Using a range of techniques (acid, reactive, sublimation, pigment, disperse), SKN Digital Printing turns out 30,000 yards of fabric monthly with a 50,000 yard production capacity. Export accounts for 30 percent of sales.
The company’s services cover sublimation printing on polyester, polyester/elastane, microfibre, and silk chiffon; direct printing with acid colorants on polyamide; reactive direct inkjet printing on cotton; and inkjet pigment printing for T-shirts. SKN Digital Printing works closely with its machine supplier, Italian ALVE Textile Machinery.
The company has several sample machines, six Human digital sublimation printers, three Mutoh Valuejet sublimation printers, two Aura acid dye printers, and one Mutoh reactive dye printer. SKN Digital Printing also uses a Monti Antonio transfer machine with a 2400 yard daily capacity and a Wuxi flat and rotary transfer machine with a 3200 yard daily capacity. The inks and colorants the company uses are either Oeko-Tex or ISO certified.
SKN Digital Printing designs and presents several collections and is also ready to partner with clients to create custom products. The minimum order requirement is 80 yards per design and colourway. In an effort to reduce costs, the company maintains stock for its principal clients.