Brother Introduces New Pre-Treat Paper, Software, and Web-Based Printing Solutions for its New GT-3 Series of Digital Garment Printers at SGIA Expo

At the SGIA Expo in Orlando, the Industrial Products Division of Brother International Corporation will be unveiling seven new accessories and enhancements for its popular GT-3 Series of digital garment printers. These new options include new DTG Pre-Treat Paper by Neenah Paper, exclusively for Brother GT-3 printers, new Inventory Solution software by nVentory Studio, new Digital Factory | Apparel Brother Edition software by CADLink, new online Business Tools software from Inksoft, print ready artwork by, CPSIA compliance certification, and upcoming web-based printing solutions. The 2013 SGIA Expo will be held at the Orange County Convention Center - South Building in Orlando from October 23-25, 2013. Brother will be located in Booth 265.

“Since the introduction of the GT-3 Series, we’ve continued to make updates that delight our customers and provide solutions to help make them more competitive,” says Peter Holland, Senior Director and General Manager for the Industrial Products Division at Brother International Corporation. “Now we are rolling out seven new reasons for our customers and prospects to become GT-3 users with these new and enhanced accessories making the enhanced GT-3 Series an excellent option for startups or for those looking to expand to the convenience of digital printing. Brother brings superior product support and training, intuitive, durable machine design, capability for unique applications and day-to-day reliable operation. Coupled with the generous promotions we are currently running, this is the time for anyone who might be considering direct to garment technology to make the GT-3 Series the natural choice for their business.“

The ‘seven new reasons to choose Brother’ include:

         DTG Pre-Treat Paper by Neenah Paper - Brother Exclusive – Helps eliminate hand spraying and expensive pretreat machines. Specially formulated for use with Brother GT-3 Garment Printers with White Ink (GT-361/GT-381). 
         nVentory Studio Inventory Solution Software – Customer-friendly kiosk software solution for retail storefronts built with a customization designer, barcode scanning, receipt printing and production workflow for GT-3 printer.
         Digital Factory | Apparel – Brother Edition – Print Suite for GT-3 users who desire more control over production workflow and color management processes. Additional modules for image enhancement, color removal and custom ICC profiles.  Coming December 2013!
         Business Tools Software by Inksoft – Online software for designing artwork, facilitating communication and artwork approval with customers and production tools for simplifying the whole process. Coming December 2013!
         CPSIA Compliant Inks & Pretreatment – CPSIA compliant for printing on youth and children’s garments.
         Web-Based Printing – Create print files directly from Mac and other operating systems using a web-based print driver exclusively designed for the GT-3 printer. Anticipated arrival Spring 2014!
         Print Ready Artwork by – Royalty-free, premium digital design templates and clipart that are great for printing with GT-3 series printer. Easily customize a design template to match your customer’s needs. Coming December 2013!

The GT-3 Series of machines offers a CMYK-only printer, a CMYK with two white print heads, and a CMYK with four white print heads and single pass printing for higher speed and performance. These feature-packed DTG printers also offer:

  • Up to 1200 dpi for photo quality printing
  • Up to eight print heads for faster throughput
  • One pass printing with both CMYK and white ink printing simultaneously for higher productivity (GT-361/GT-381)
  • USB memory stick compatibility to load designs without a computer
  • Simple user interface with no RIP software required
  • Interchangeable platens for printing on t-shirts, caps, hoodies, coasters and more.
  • Inks certified by Oeko-Tex® Standard 100, Class I
  • On-site training and support (may require additional purchase)