Leading flat knitting machine manufacturer Shima Seiki Mfg., Ltd. of Wakayama, Japan will participate in a private exhibition to be held by its Turkish sales representative TETAS IC VE DIS TICARET A.S. at its showroom in Istanbul, Turkey in October.
On display will be the cutting edge in computerized flat knitting technology, represented by the latest MACH2XS and SWG series Wholegarment® machines, SRY and SVR computerised flat knitting machines, P-CAM computerised cutting machine and SDS-ONE APEX3 3D apparel design system.
At the core of Shima Seiki’s “Total Fashion System,” APEX3 is capable of realistic simulation that allows for virtual sampling, minimizing the need for costly, time- and resource-consuming sample-making in a variety of industries such as circular knitting, flat knitting, weaving, pile weaving and printing.
Also on show is the SIP digital textile inkjet printing machine that opens up a whole new world of on-demand fashion through direct-to-garment production, promoting customisation and sustainability.
A wide variety of knitted samples not limited to knit fashion items will be exhibited, such as sportswear and outdoor gear, technical textiles, denim-like garments, kidswear, home textiles, 2D and 3D shoe uppers, formal wear, one-piece dresses, accessories and more.