Premier Textiles Ltd, based in Manchester, UK since 1981, is a family owned and operated company that has been supplying fabric for digital print for the last 10 years. Their stock of digital-ready fabrics, including pre-coated fabrics for pigment, reactive and sublimation has become the largest in Europe. At the heart of their business, they believe in the real value of partnership. This is backed up by the consistently friendly, experienced team that works with customers to provide the best materials and services available.
Expand Systems, LLC has been at the forefront of digital textile printing technologies in the U.S. The company is solely dedicated to fabric printing and is a leader in education, consulting and implementation of digital textile printing solutions in North America. Since the late ‘90’s, Expand Systems’ passion has been about bringing textile printing back to the US.
Both companies have earned the reputation of being exceptionally committed to meeting their client’s needs. Both are at the forefront of new developments where “imagination is the only limitation.” Premier Textiles is one of the most trusted suppliers of digital- ready fabrics to the global marketplace. Expand Systems is a trusted manufacturer/distributor of machines, inks and now pigment fabric pre-treatment. They specialize in providing custom print solutions, not just machines.
With Premier Textiles’ dedicated team of textile experts ranging from yarn to print and Expand Systems dedication to provide custom solutions to meet all digital textile printing needs, it is easy to understand why the two companies have forged a partnership. Mark Sawchak of Expand Systems said, “Premier has a heritage in textiles and have made significant investments in servicing the customers that are printing textiles digitally. We’ve been most impressed with their technical knowledge and commitment to the market. We are privileged to be able to offer their vast experience to our customers, and are excited that our customers will now have access to an ever growing range of products to print.”
Director of Premier Textiles, Nick Smith adds, “After many years of supplying quality print base fabrics to printers in the UK and Europe, we are delighted to be working with Expands Systems as our exclusive US distribution partner. Expand’s unrivalled drive and commitment to the development of digital printing in the US has reassured us that together we will have a great collaborations which will ultimately benefit the increasing number of digital printers in the US.”