About us

Company Profile

ELITE PRINTING INKS COMPANY (EPIC) was formed in 2011 with its main focus to supply the textile printing industry with an economically priced, high quality and highly resistant ink to be used on Rotary Flexo/Letterflex, Silk Screen and Heat Transfer machinery with the added 100% service levels.

We have been awarded Oekotex 100 Class 1 accreditation via the new ECOPASSPORT method and believe this to be a major factor when our loyal client and new clients decide on a source for their ink supply. *Test reports available on request

Our pricing policy will be of surprise, however we strive to offer the lowest market pricing based on our relatively low overheads and strong policy to work on below market profit margins.

EPIC's pricing policy is to keep prices low but quality high to our clients and partners.

We are available to our clients via email, phone, SKYPE or in person. We believe that our service levels, pricing and product quality are all unbeatable

Our policy is striving to offer the lowest market pricing based on our relatively low overheads and strong policy to work on below market profit margins.

EPIC's pricing policy is to keep prices low but quality high to our clients and partners.

Please contact our global team for any further advise, we are here to help.

Application


Printed Fabric Labels (PFL)

EPIC Flexo inks are supplied as a single pack (2-Pack upgrade available) product for use on Rotary Flexo machinery. Inks are used to print onto various fabric ribbons * resulting in excellent quality wash care labels to be placed into garments.

Suitable Substrates
Polyester Satin Polyester Taffeta Polyester Taffeta Acetate Satin
Coated Nylon Taffeta (PU & Acrylic) 100% Cotton Polycotton
Polyurethane Organza Tyvek

Substrates to be printed must be tested for suitability with the EPIC FLEXO (EPFLX-) ink prior to production.

Suitable Machinery

Letterflex machinery also known as Flexo, Rotary Flexo. We will ask for brand name and model to ensure suitability prior to sampling or supplying EPFLX-Inks.

EPFLX- inks have been formulated to produce durable and wash resistant Printed Fabric Labels (PFL)

SGS Wash Resistance up to 90°C (colour dependant) AATCC 8 Wet / Dry Rub properties
Dry Cleanable (colour dependant) V.O.C. Free
OEKOTEX 100 Class 1 certified (printed onto Polyester Satin) ENZYME washable as single pack ink
Excellent Cut & Fold properties C15 (M&S) standard wash (two pack)
Will meet AATCC61 wash standards Conforms to most Restricted Substance Lists

Supported documents, reports and certificates can be provided for above on request.

Why Choose

High quality orders are dispatched in the most timely and cost efficient way.Epic ink also cater to Western world clients.

Benefits

Okeotex 100 Class 1 approvable *Test reports available on request

Adidas A-01 approved

Free from restricted chemicals within garment manufacture industry E.G. P.V.C, Formaldehyde, Phthalates

See ELITE PRINTING INK COMPANY RESTRICTED SUBSTANCE LIST (RSL) DECLARATION

  • Excellent 90C wash as single pack.
  • Excellent rub resistances.
  • Excellent opacity (D-White).
  • Excellent colour strength.

Clients

EPIC offers services and products to Printed Fabric Label printers worldwide, we work on a confidentiality basis so any information provided is kept confidential.

Infrastructure

EPICs sales and marketing base in Nottingham (Central U.K) is 10,000sq ft, employing 4 members of professionally trained personnel.

Our manufacturing and R&D site (15,000sq ft) is located on the outskirts of Nottingham (U.K) and are staffed with 6 highly qualified industry experts, all qualified to the highest level with extreme focus on quality control and restricted substance lists.

EPIC has numerous partners, agencies and offices globally so please contact kushu@epicinks.co.uk in order to divert your enquiry to the relevant country representative e.g. Bangladesh, China, Hong Kong, U.S.A., Turkey, Thailand, India, Taiwan etc. We believe local support is key to offering excellent customer service.