That is the method being taken by Moshe Nur at Nur Ink Improvements, his newest start-up enterprise, which he started in 2018. Nur is greatest identified for beginning a variety of firms, together with Nur Macroprinters, Kornit Digital and Outform, and his newest enterprise continues his experience in digital printing.
With Nur Ink Improvements, Nur is specializing in digital inks. Digital Sol-Gel, its core know-how, is a water-based pigmented digital ink primarily based on superior 3D cross linking chemistry. These inks can be utilized on a variety of purposes, together with direct-to-garment (DTG), direct-to-textile (DTT), roll-to-roll printing of indoor and outside promoting and wallpaper.
The corporate additionally adopted a distinct enterprise mannequin, solely producing personal label inks for its OEM companions.
Eliav Priel, Nur Ink’s enterprise improvement supervisor, famous that Nur Ink Improvements is the newest startup enterprise of the NUR group of firms, and has constructed a staff of specialists to create its modern inks.
“Nur Ink Improvements’ staff of pros brings nicely over 80 collected years of information and expertise within the improvement of inks for the digital printing market,” stated Priel. “Our R&D staff contains top-class chemists with huge expertise in materials engineering, bodily chemistry and extra, with confirmed observe information. Our know-how and merchandise are protected by pending patents.
“The corporate was based with a imaginative and prescient to develop after which manufacture distinctive water-based pigment inks, for implementation in numerous purposes and digital printing applied sciences,” Priel added. “Our enterprise mannequin is 100% OEM personal label, which means that our merchandise are focused at and bought to printer producers, to not finish customers nor to distributors or resellers. On the finish of the day, our merchandise are bought underneath the printer producers’ model, as their very own product.”
Priel noticed that every one of Nur Ink’s merchandise are designed for inkjet digital printing, with no analog or conventional printing inks.
“Throughout the digital printing trade, we give attention to the next markets,” stated Priel. “Textile (trend, inside décor, direct-to-garment), vast format (signage, outside and indoor promoting), packaging (corrugated carton, plastic-based packaging), wallpaper, and white water-based pigment dispersion.”
Along with receiving GOTS 7 and OekoTex Eco-Passport requirements certifications, Nur Ink’s R&D staff has developed traits for his or her inks that differentiate the inks from opponents.
These embrace disruptive options, reminiscent of decrease curing temperatures in comparison with different inks, permitting for printing straight on to darkish artificial materials, eliminating the infamous “dye migration” phenomena, or providing better than 500% elongation. One other improvement is the creation of a single ink that prints on all materials. Priel famous that Nur Ink places main emphasis on innovation and repair.
“As ‘Improvements’ is a part of our title, one might perceive that that is certainly one of our most important emphasis and focus,” stated Priel. “All of our present merchandise and for certain our future merchandise are all modern. We strongly imagine that this is among the most important elements that justified founding the corporate and on the similar time – one of many most important elements that introduced us to the place we’re at right this moment.
“By way of service, since our enterprise mannequin is pure OEM personal label, we help our clients who’re the printer producers, whereas in return, they (the printer producers) service and help their clients,” Priel added.
These advances are serving to Nur Ink develop its presence within the trade.
“Throughout August 2023, we signed our first main OEM ink provide settlement with a European textile printer producer,” Priel reported. “By the top of 2025, our purpose is to signal two to 4 extra OEM ink provide agreements, obtain last approval to 3 to 4 patent purposes and changing into worthwhile.
Nur Ink Improvements
20, Hamelacha Avenue Afek
Industrial Park Rosh
Ha’Ayin, 4809154 Israel
Main Merchandise: Non-public label water-based pigmented digital inks for direct-to-garment (DTG), direct-to-textile (DTT), roll-to-roll printing of indoor and outside promoting and wallpaper.