Rexx Screen & Digital Supplies is gearing up for enhanced service delivery in Gauteng with a new branch dedicated to the region. The branch offers solutions for both the digital and screen printing industries from equipment, inks and consumables to the quality blank Rexx-T garment range.
The company is committed to introducing environmentally sustainable business practices by providing the most comprehensive range of non-toxic materials and chemicals with high recyclability to the screen and digital printing industries. The Johannesburg branch will be headed by Laetitia Schreuder.
The branch is located at: Unit A08, 5 Galaxy Avenue, Linbro Business Park, 2065, Gauteng. Clients in Gauteng can look forward to the latest innovations from major brands that the company represents, including:
Industrial direct to garment printers (DTG)
Kornit Digital develops, manufactures and markets industrial digital printing technologies for the garment, apparel and textile industries. Leading the digital textile printing industry through its revolutionary NeoPigment™ process, including an integrated pre-treatment solution, Kornit caters directly to the needs of both designers and manufacturers to address the changing needs of the entire textile printing value chain.
Kornit’s innovative printing technology enables businesses to succeed in web-to-print, on-demand and mass customisation concepts. They offer a complete line of direct-to-garment printing solutions that range from commercial to mass production level. Kornit has also revolutionised the direct-to-fabric (roll-to-roll) textile printing industry, digital printing with a single ink set onto multiple types of fabric with no additional finishing processes. Rexx offers full installation, training and after sales support on all models as well as local stock holding of consumables and spare parts.
Polyprint’s Texjet range is ideal for customers wishing to enter the DTG printing industry, with low running costs and excellent reliability. It is also compatible with screen printing, with all the advantages of DTG digital printing.
The new platforms available, Texjet Shortee, Echo and more, cover all requirements with an exceptionally easy to use RIP software and simple machine controls. Rexx offers full installation, training and after sales support on all models as well as local stock holding of consumables and spare parts.
The company stocks its full range of Rexx-T premium quality blank garments. The offering is unique in that Rexx manufactures all of its styles to its own carefully researched specifications, ensuring a perfect fit, fashionable styling, top quality fabrics and the optimum surface finish, allowing for quality branding options.
Stock includes basic T-shirts, V-neck T-shirts, ladies basic T-shirts and ladies fitted scoop neck T-shirts in an exciting range of basic and fashion colours. Rexx also offers a range of men’s and ladies’ vests, kids T-shirts, golf shirts, long sleeve T-shirts, sweatshirts, hoodies, zip through hoodies and more.
– All single jersey garments are manufactured in 160 gram combed cotton and polycotton blended yarns. All are finished with an enzyme wash that gives the smoothest surface in the industry.
– All fleece garments are manufactured in 270 gram combed cotton and polycotton blended yarns. They are also finished with an enzyme wash, allowing a multitude of branding options.
– Wherever possible, Rexx uses dischargeable reactive dyes, allowing for all printing techniques. Rexx only uses lycra rib in all of its garments, ensuring perfect recovery and optimum lifespan.
– Tear-out labels allow you to easily re-brand garments to your own brand name.
– Many high-profile brands use Rexx’s garments at retail level, which bears testament to the company’s claim that it supplies the only retail quality garments in the promotional industry.
Heat transfer films and cutting plotters
SEF heat transfer films offer the softest flock films, the thinnest PU flex films in the market and feature a wearable soft flexible finish. With a wide range of products including print-and-cut and cut, Puff, Metalflex and Glow-in-the-dark, SEF films cover all garment decorating needs and none of the formulations contain a drop of solvent. SEF heat transfer films are all water-based and can be pressed onto almost every textile imaginable, from coated to standard textiles.
Rexx now also offers a new range of 3D PU, Silicone and reflective films from MS Korea. These have a variety of finishes including embossed patterns, digitally printable, and silicone flex with sublimation blocking properties that are soft to the touch. These films can be heat transferred to a multitude of textiles and allow for three-dimensional branding. Rexx also caters for technical specifications relating to reflective safety wear. Products are all EN471 certified.
The company proudly represents GCC Innovation and stocks a comprehensive range of quality cutting plotters from entry level to superb high performance high production models. These pair perfectly with the company’s films and presses.
Shockline laser papers
Shockline is an Italian producer of premium performance transfer papers and decals for laser printers and inkjet plotters. They are suited for custom printing and decorating of any object or substrate, such as cotton, metal, wood, Plexiglas, glass, plaster, ceramics, natural and artificial leather, nylon, polyester, textiles (dark and light) and much more.
Products like TOPDARKNEW and TOPCOLOR offer a self-weeding process that transfers only the printed image and does not transfer the whole page. This gives one a softer and more appealing finish. Shockline is the preferred partner for OKI printers. Transfer paper solutions for both CMYK and White Toner printers are available. Rexx is an authorised OKI reseller partner and offers in-house demonstrations and training on all products and turnkey solutions.
Screen printing equipment
Vastex specialises in screen printing equipment, including heavy-duty manual screen printing presses for start-ups, to high-volume commercial printers, infrared conveyor dryers, flash cure units, screen exposing units, screen drying cabinets and screen washouts for entry level, intermediate and advanced screen printers. All equipment comes with excellent warranties and back up service and support.
Rexx also represents Adelco Screen Process and has installed many of their industry leading Ecotex conveyor dryers throughout Southern Africa. Rexx also offers their premium range of oval automatic screen printing presses and their latest innovation of the AD Hybrid Digital add-on station to integrate digital and screen printing into one process.
Also available are the premium dryer range and folding machines from renowned Italian producer Chiossi & Cavazzutti.
Screen printing consumables
Rexxplas is the company’s own series of a world class range of Phthalate-free screen printing plastisol inks, with an extensive range of colours and solutions for all applications including many speciality products. Rexx can accommodate special requirements, and can develop products suited for unique applications.
The company carries a comprehensive range of water and solvent based and UV inks for every possible application and represents Magna Colours, Sun Chemicals and Polimeric imaging for these product lines. Rexx’s pre-press meshes, emulsions and auxiliary products are from industry icons Saati in Italy.
Being environmentally conscious, the company proudly represents the world-leading eco cleaning system company Easiway Systems, with eco-friendly screen cleaning products to keep staff and the environment safe. Rexx also stocks screen washes, chemicals, squeegee rubbers, transfer papers, glitters, foils and anything else needed for screen printing businesses.