Label Printer Finishing Options

Label Printer Finishing Options

Professional label printers rely heavily on digital printing since this industry-leading printing option accurately produces short print runs. While digitally printing labels offer multiple label solutions and benefits to businesses of any size, it’s important to remember the many finishing options at your disposal as well. Label finishing takes your […]

January 15, 2021 News
How ChromaChecker Color Management Tool Minimizes Waste

How ChromaChecker Color Management Tool Minimizes Waste

Trying to keep a variety of devices under control? If you are responsible for managing a group of printing presses, measurement devices, viewing stations, monitors, digital printers, etc. Chromachecker is the solution. Chromachecker is a web-based quality control color management tool that provides a real-time dashboard on a fleet of […]

December 30, 2020 News
How Does Expired Printer Ink Affect Color?

How Does Expired Printer Ink Affect Color?

When it comes to expired products in your home, you wouldn’t drink expired milk or trust your health to expired medications. You also don’t want to impact the quality of your printed products by using expired printer ink. Printer ink cartridges have expiration dates on them to give consumers an […]

December 15, 2020 News
New Design Ideas that Put Your Large Format Printer to Work

New Design Ideas that Put Your Large Format Printer to Work

The phrase “large format printing” often brings banners and billboards to mind, but it is capable of much more than you might imagine. From in-store displays to office walls and window graphics, a wide format printer is your secret weapon in creating eye-catching designs. Use your printer to produce designs […]

November 30, 2020 News
Cannabis Industry Label Packaging Tips To Attract Customers

Cannabis Industry Label Packaging Tips To Attract Customers

In our current fast-paced society, you have around seven seconds to catch the attention of a potential customer with your label design. High-quality customized labels play a big role in getting consumers to choose your product over the competition. Cannabis labels are no different and need to balance compelling designs […]

November 16, 2020 News
What are the Benefits Of Using RIP Software?

What are the Benefits Of Using RIP Software?

Raster Image Processor Software provides your business quality results that go far beyond those offered by a typical printer driver. RIP printing software converts digital images, created in programs like Photoshop or Illustrator, into a file that is ready to print at the highest resolution. A RIP printer also offers […]

October 30, 2020 News
Maximize Your Label Printer: Avoid Label Application Defects

Maximize Your Label Printer: Avoid Label Application Defects

The product label you print for your brand creates a first impression of your company. You should take every step possible to create a professional look to the labels – and not just with the design. A beautiful design applied poorly to a surface is still a bad label. Some […]

October 15, 2020 News
Direct To Garment Printer Tips For The Perfect Color

Direct To Garment Printer Tips For The Perfect Color

Direct to garment printing requires skill and an artistic eye to produce your desired results. The desire to create the garment you envision has to match the expectations the client has in mind about the finished product. Color matching is a crucial part of the DTG printing process and should […]

September 29, 2020 News
How an Industrial Label Printer Makes Businesses Profitable

How an Industrial Label Printer Makes Businesses Profitable

While there are many costs that go into manufacturing a product, oftentimes product labels can be overlooked. Businesses that have a label printer in their offices see increased profits in both time and money. You no longer need to wait for your finished product to return from an outsourced printer […]

September 21, 2020 News
Using Epson Printer Web Page to Remotely Evaluate Supply Levels

Using Epson Printer Web Page to Remotely Evaluate Supply Levels

When returning to your Epson printer after time spent away, it’s possible that bad color, print banding, and other artifacts of an unmaintained print head will be waiting for you. Spectraflow recommends several actions to ensure that prints will come out as expected when returning to a printer that has recently […]

June 4, 2020 Epson Printers, inkjet, Tech Tips

Returning your Epson Printer to Daily Use

Epson inkjet printers have proven to be most reliable when used on a daily basis, but whether you are a photographer returning from lengthy field work, or a designer returning to the office after an extended time working from home, the recommended steps for restoring your Epson printer to daily […]

May 22, 2020 Epson Printers, inkjet, Tech Tips

Maintaining Your Printer Remotely During COVID-19

As a result of the coronavirus pandemic, Spectraflow will be working remotely starting Tuesday, March 17. However, we and our distribution partners will remain open for business, processing orders and responding to technical queries.

Review: Fiery XF Version 7

Review: Fiery XF Version 7

EFI has been shipping version 7 of Fiery XF for about a year now.  The current version as of late July 2019 is v7.1.2. In this note, we touch upon some of the new features, as well as some of the “unfeatures” and give you our straight opinion as a […]

Spectraflow’s Printing Equipment Extravaganza [Event]

Spectraflow’s Printing Equipment Extravaganza [Event]

Spectraflow’s Printing Equipment Extravaganza Friday, December 7, 2017 from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM (PST) 46 Digital Drive, Suite 5 Novato, CA 94949 You’re invited to join Spectraflow to explore, learn about and play with the latest printing technologies in our newly reorganized and spacious demo room. We’ve teamed up […]

December 5, 2018 Epson Printers, Events
Tech Tip: Expired Ink Testing and Best Practices for Inks

Tech Tip: Expired Ink Testing and Best Practices for Inks

Wondering if you should keep that expired ink cartridge in your Epson printer? If you aren’t concerned about the longevity of your printhead, perhaps the impact on color rendering might persuade you to swap it out for a fresh one.