DuPont Opens Artistri™ Technology Center In Italy

DuPont Ink Jet, Wilmington, Del., recently celebrated the grand opening of the DuPont Artistri™
Technology Center (ATC) in Milan. The facility offers demonstrations of the Artistri system, which
is comprised of the DuPont Artistri 2020 printer, DuPont Artistri ink and accompanying software.

During the open house, the company introduced new technologies including an advanced feeding
system that enables a wider variety of fabrics to be printed, a selvage protection mechanism that
provides improved printing reliability, and new aqueous-based pigment inks for digital textile

Marco Torri, DuPont regional sales manager, Europe, oversees the new center. “We are
extremely excited with the opening of the demonstration center that will serve as a showcase for
our digital printing capabilities, as well as a state-of-the-art, technical support, training and
after-sales service facility,” Torri said.

July 2004