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Polyester, Cotton & More – Our Expanding Range of Digital Fabric Printing Services

Meshtex has been involved in the textiles industry since 1972, supplying colour separation services and rotary screen engraving to the fashion, furnishings and wallpaper industries. In 2005, we started to produce printed fabric homeware products and kitchenware products as a … Continue reading

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Digital Printing on Polyester Fabrics

The dye sublimation process is very clever process, which utilizes the chemical phase transition process called sublimation, whereby a substance is changed directly from a sold phase into a gaseous phase without going through the usual intermediate liquid stage.  This … Continue reading

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Rotary Screen Engraving in 2018

After many years of decline, the Rotary Screen Market seems to have finally levelled out, in fact 2013 saw a slight increase in the amount of Rotary Screens that were engraved by UK engravers. Over the past few years, many … Continue reading

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The best way to match a digital sample to a rotary screen repeat, for digital fabric printing.

Digital fabric printing has been used as a tool for sampling new designs for both fashion and furnishing designs for some time, however it’s not been all plain sailing. A customer would purchase a new design, which would then be … Continue reading

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Colour Separation for Digital Printing – Not Just Screen Printing

With the increase of digitally printed fabric and wallpapers, you would probably think that there would be less demand for colour separations, however this is not the case. Colour separations are on the increase and as a result we are … Continue reading

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Rotary Screen Engraving in 2014

We have been rotary screen engravers for 42 years, and within this time we have seen the UK market for rotary engraving decline significantly. We believe this is due to competition abroad, and more recently due to the economic downturn. … Continue reading

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Rotary Screen Engraving for 40 Years!

This year, Meshtex celebrate our 40th Anniversary!  Mr John Aspinall of Wrendal Holdings (Established in 1959), saw that there was a gap in the market for a specialist rotary screen engraving company, and established Meshtex Ltd in 1972, in the … Continue reading

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New Meshtex Website

Welcome to the new Meshtex website! As one of the UK’s longest established & most well known rotary screen engraving companies, we previously felt that our website was not necessary – as everyone knows us. However, due to having secured … Continue reading

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