Epson's Latest SureColor F-Series Hybrid Direct-to-Garment and Direct-to-Film Printer Now Available

Published

Simple, Compact and Versatile SureColor F1070 Transforms Creative Visions into Reality

LOS ALAMITOS, Calif., May 21, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Epson today announced the SureColor® F1070 hybrid printing solution is now available. Ideal for garment decorators, entrepreneurs, artisan businesses, and print service providers, the easy-to-use printer is purpose built for both direct-to-garment (DTG) and direct-to-film (DTFilm), supporting printing on a variety of materials and uniquely shaped products. The compact, cost-effective printer is designed to deliver high-quality output to empower designers to spend more time creating and honing their craft.

Customized apparel shop Crystal's Kre*ations credits the SureColor F1070 for enabling in-house DTG printing and expanding its print offerings to include DTFilm, boosting output possibilities and shop revenue.

Epson announced its new SureColor F1070 hybrid printing solution for DTG and DTFilm printing is now available.

Customized apparel shop Crystal's Kre*ations has been leveraging the SureColor F1070 to bring DTG printing in-house and expand print services to include DTFilm for an added revenue stream. Owner Steven Salazar shared that the SureColor F1070 easy-to-use features and low maintenance requirements have been a significant upgrade for the business.

"We're thrilled with the performance of the SureColor F1070; it seamlessly reintroduced DTG into our shop and added DTFilm capabilities, eliminating the need for outsourcing prints and boosting revenue," said Salazar. "The Epson UltraChrome® DG2 inks deliver vibrant results on both DTG and DTFilm output, and its virtually maintenance-free operation has been such a relief. It has become an integral part of our daily operations, and we're excited to continue growing the business with its hybrid capabilities."

The SureColor F1070 combines outstanding image quality, easy operation and incredibly flexible performance – all in one space-saving package. The elegant design showcases a minimalist exterior with transparent viewing panels for a captivating view of the printing process. Featuring a PrecisionCore® MicroTFP printhead with Nozzle Verification Technology coupled with UltraChrome DG2 ink with CMYK+Wh, the SureColor F1070 reliably delivers vibrant colors and incredible detail with amazing clarity. Leveraging a cartridge-free ink pack system that helps reduce ink replacement, the SureColor F1070 supports uninterrupted printing to help ensure consistent productivity and performance.

With DTFilm printing capability, users can go beyond traditional garment printing and transfer personalized designs to a wider variety of materials, including uniquely shaped items, to further customize product offerings. Additional easy-to-use features include automatic garment height adjustment, with the ability to print on a variety of fabric up to 1-inch thick; innovative touchscreen menu for effortless use; and an automated maintenance system, including a fabric wiper cassette and capping station to maintain printhead integrity. With robust Epson Garment Creator 2 software, designers and print service providers can translate their creative concepts into tangible, high-quality garments and products, elevating their artistic visions to reality.  

"Design versatility is crucial for small business designers, and having a cost-effective hybrid DTG and DTFilm printing solution can be a game-changer. This new model provides access to personalized apparel, as well as the ability to transfer images to a variety of other unique products, and can be a lifeline for artisan businesses looking to share their designs," said Lily Hunter, product manager, Professional Imaging, Epson America. "The SureColor F1070 offers an affordable, yet powerful solution to empower entrepreneurs and designers to unleash their creativity, foster innovation and compete in the ever-evolving market landscape."

AvailabilityThe SureColor F1070 is now available through Epson Authorized Professional Imaging Resellers for an MSRP of $7,495. The printer is designed for use exclusively with Epson ink packs1 and includes a one-year limited warranty. Extended service plans are available. For more information on Epson's direct-to-garment solutions, visit www.epson.com/dtg.

About EpsonEpson is a global technology leader whose philosophy of efficient, compact and precise innovation enriches lives and helps create a better world. The company is focused on solving societal issues through innovations in home and office printing, commercial and industrial printing, manufacturing, visual and lifestyle. Epson's goal is to become carbon negative and eliminate use of exhaustible underground resources such as oil and metal by 2050.

Led by the Japan-based Seiko Epson Corporation, the worldwide Epson Group generates annual sales of more than JPY 1 trillion. global.epson.com/

Epson America, Inc., based in Los Alamitos, Calif., is Epson's regional headquarters for the U.S., Canada, and Latin America. To learn more about Epson, please visit: epson.com. You may also connect with Epson America on Facebook (facebook.com/Epson), Twitter (twitter.com/EpsonAmerica), YouTube (youtube.com/epsonamerica), and Instagram (instagram.com/EpsonAmerica).

1 This product uses only genuine Epson-brand ink packs. Other brands of ink packs and ink supplies are not compatible and, even if described as compatible, may not function properly or at all.

EPSON, PrecisionCore, SureColor, TFP, and UltraChrome are registered trademarks of Seiko Epson Corporation. All other product and brand names are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of their respective companies. Epson disclaims any and all rights in these marks. Copyright 2024 Epson America, Inc.

 

Epson logo (PRNewsfoto/Epson America, Inc.)

Cision View original content to download multimedia:https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/epsons-latest-surecolor-f-series-hybrid-direct-to-garment-and-direct-to-film-printer-now-available-302150791.html

SOURCE Epson America, Inc.

In This Story

SEKEY