Industry Links

Recommended Screen Printing Partners

Lawson serves the imaging community by helping people print better, work smarter and learn more. To that end, here is an overview of some of the most widely used companies screen printers work with to achieve results in their daily lives.

U.N.I.T.E. Together - Understand New Ideas Through Empathy

Lawson is proud to be a member of the UNITE Together project that aims to build bridges between communities and create a welcoming environment for everyone through conversation, mindful marketing and outreach. UNITED empowers and reinforces a collective commitment to embrace and celebrate all that makes us unique and demonstrates that all are welcomed, valued & heard.

Printing United Alliance (formerly SGIA)

This is the worldwide organization to promote screen printing. Printing United membership includes access to their technical advice services, classes and subscriptions to the quarterly magazine "The Journal". There is an extensive Members only section with special areas for garment printers. Printers can take advantage of a free listing in their On-Line Buyer's Guide and On-Line Printer's Guide. Printing United hosts the largest and most important screen printing show in the U.S.A. and covers all phases of the industry. The show is held in a different city every year.

Apparelist

Produced by Printing United Alliance, the Apparelist keeps you current on the changes in the decorating industry, along with providing resources and information. 

Learn How to Screen Print

A website devoted to providing tutorials, articles and FAQs for those starting in the screen printing business.

Geneva Capital

Geneva Capital focuses on providing competitive and creative financing to the screen printing, embroidery, digital, sign, awards and engraving markets. Geneva Capital understands your industry and the equipment you need to run your business. Toll Free: 800-408-9352

Ulano 

Ulano's history and corporate philosophy reflect our time-honored commitment to growth through innovation, applied research, high quality manufacturing, and technical education of the customer and the industry. The success of that philosophy is evident in our growth from the earliest days of knife-cut film to the manufacture of world's most comprehensive, state of the art stencil systems. Screen making emulsions and films for over 60 years. Customer Support: 800-221-0616

Screen Printing Magazine

Recognized as an educator, authority, and voice for the visual communications markets, ST Media Group International Inc. has been keeping industry professionals informed and competitive for nearly a century.

ISS - Impressions Expo (formerly Imprinted Sportswear Shows)

For over 30 years, the Impressions Expo have been the leaders of the decorated apparel industry. Experienced buyers know that ISS is the place to see the latest equipment, supplies, industry trends, and techniques available.

Jerzees

Jerzees Activewear - Jerzees is a Division of Russell Corporation, one of the oldest shirt companies in the U.S., Jerzees full textile product line is lead by the Zt - 100% 6oz Combed, ring-spun cotton t-shirts. To view their entire product catalogs, choose colors or find a distributor. Toll Free: 800-321-1138

CorelDraw

CorelDRAW is the leading illustration program for screen printers and text manipulation. It is bundled with PhotoPaint and CorelTRACE. Customer Service: 800-772-6735

Adobe Systems

Adobe Systems - The home of the industry standard photo image processor Photoshop 6.0 and Adobe Illustrator. There are tutorials, FAQ's and more. Technical Support: 800-642-3623

CadLink Technologies

CadLink Technologies - Since 1987, CADlink Technology Corporation has been developing leading edge software for signmakers, engravers, routers, screenprinters and, most recently, professionals exploring the new world of digital imaging and printing. With sales offices and distributors worldwide, CADlink prides itself on providing our customers with a competitive advantage by developing new technology prior to any of our competitors and following up the sale with top quality dealer support in over 40 countries! Technical Support: 888-744-6522

Roland Digital

In the 1980's, Roland DG began introducing a wide variety of groundbreaking products including vinyl cutters, thermal transfer printer/cutters, wide-format inkjet printers and printer/cutters, 3D scanners and milling devices, and engravers. The products blazed new trails for entire industries and earned Roland DG a reputation for innovation, quality and reliability. Technical Support: 888-744-6522

GraphTec

GraphTec has some of the finest printing and pre-press equipment in the industry, but our true strength is not merely in putting ink onto paper, rather it is transferring ideas into reality. GraphTec has the knowledge and expertise to turn a sophisticated design into equally sophisticated printing. With experience and advance equipment across the entire pre-press and printing process, we can help guide you along the sometimes long and winding road between idea and reality. We have a commitment to partnership, and we have a process for understanding and meeting your needs so we can provide you with creative solutions to your toughest graphic arts challenges. Working together, we can turn your best ideas into your finest printed projects.

Epson

Epson's history spans more than 100 years, with a heritage that began in watch making and led to the invention of the world's first quartz watch along with many other technology "firsts." This long tradition of creating products that are smaller and more precise continues today, with the development of some of the world's most advanced micromechantronics capabilities for ultra fine, high precision processing.