Highlights from The Decorated Apparel Expo 2024

By Robby Jimenez| May 2, 2024| 430 Views
Highlights from The Decorated Apparel Expo 2024

The 2024 Decorated Apparel Expo in Tinley Park, Illinois proved to be an outstanding triumph! Over the course of two exhilarating days, shop owners and garment enthusiasts converged to network and explore cutting-edge technology in the decorated apparel industry.

In this article, you’ll find a quick recap of what happened at this year’s DAX tradeshow!

In this article…

  1. Highlights from This Year’s Tradeshow
  2. Who Won $150 VISA Gift Card?
  3. DAX Attendees: There’s Still Time to Finance Equipment for $0 Down

Highlights from This Year’s Tradeshow

The Decorated Apparel Expo, a premier tradeshow in the embroidery, digital garment decorating, and screen printing industry, lived up to its reputation this year. Thousands of attendees flocked to the show, eager to glean insights into the industry’s latest trends, forge valuable connections, and discover strategies for business expansion.

Here are some of the key events that occurred this year:

Hands-on Workshops and Educational Seminars!

Attendees had the exclusive opportunity to delve into the intricate world of printing, embroidery, and cutting-edge artificial intelligence.

Here’s a glimpse of what happened:

Mastering the Art of Printing

Attendees explored the nuances of different inks and print techniques to captivate customers’’ attention. Whether it was the vibrant hues of screen printing or the precision of digital printing, they discovered how to leave a lasting impression with their creations.

Embroidery Essentials

Enthusiasts unraveled the secrets of embroidery with comprehensive workshops covering everything from the basics to advanced techniques. They learned the art of proper hooping, troubleshooted thread breaks and puckering, and elevated their embroidery game to new heights.

Machine Maintenance and Troubleshooting

Attendees equipped themselves with the knowledge to keep their embroidery machines running smoothly. From routine maintenance to diagnosing and solving common issues, they gained invaluable insights into maximizing the efficiency and lifespan of their equipment.

Exploring the Frontier of AI in Designs

Business owners stepped into the future of design with enlightening sessions on harnessing the power of artificial intelligence. They discovered how Midjourney and Photoshop revolutionized the creative process, enabling them to craft breathtaking designs in record time. They unleashed their imagination and unlocked the potential of AI to transform projects in a fraction of a second.

Who Won Beacon Funding’s $150 Raffle Giveaway?

Beacon Funding’s giveaway represents our commitment to bolstering businesses in the decorated apparel industry as they grow their businesses.

Congratulations to Casey Ward of Lids & Tees LLC! You are this year’s winner of the $150 gift card! We hope you enjoyed the raffle!

DAX Attendees: There’s Still Time to Finance Equipment for $0 Down

Attention all driven entrepreneurs and seasoned professionals in the decorated apparel industry! We want to ensure you’re aware that Beacon Funding’s financing special is still available for a limited time.

Qualified buyers can still take advantage of zero down* payment options to finance state-of-the-art embroidery and screen-printing equipment.

This opportunity won’t last forever, so act fast! Imagine the possibilities that await you. Upgrading your machinery now can propel your craft to new heights. Access to cutting-edge equipment opens doors to fulfilling larger orders, seamlessly handling custom requests, and expanding your client base.

Don’t miss out on this chance to elevate your capabilities and position your business for success. Reach out today to learn more and secure your financing.



*All transactions are subject to written credit approval and a full financial information package. Down payment, increased monthly payment, security deposit, and/or shortened term may be required based on time in business and credit quality. Several factors are taken into consideration within the credit review process. Other financing structures are also available. This offer expires 6/21/24. No Money Down Promotion does not include applicable documentation fees or state sales tax requirements.

Robby Jimenez
Robby Jimenez

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As a Senior Financing Consultant, Robby enjoys helping his customers realize their dreams of growing their business with customized solutions. He works diligently to get them approved for the financing they need hassle-free.