Sublimation Offers the Recipe for Success

Seeking innovative methods to invigorate your business and increase revenue is a top concern for many business owners. Fortunately, the resurgence of food trucks presents a promising opportunity that could prove lucrative for print service providers open to exploring sublimation printing. Delving deeper into this trend could unveil a potential avenue for increased profitability beyond vehicle wraps. These mobile eateries provide their owners a platform to introduce distinctive culinary concepts to a broader audience, traveling around towns and sharing their culinary delights with the foodie generation. These endeavors demand signage and printed promotional materials, a niche where your expertise can seamlessly come into play.

While food trucks can eliminate the great expense of a physical location that requires furniture and décor, maintaining the connection with local customers, while on the move and offering personalized service, can still be challenging. You can help by providing the resources to help them create unique promotional merchandise and everyday essentials for their business, enabling them to stand out.

Built to serve the unique needs of businesses, Epson dye sublimation printers are engineered to offer easy and reliable operation and exceptional quality to help your business grow and expand your product line. From signage to aprons, sublimation can add the spice your business needs to cater to food truck owners so they can stay focused on creating culinary works of art.

Below are some key ingredients to help broaden your range of products and provide personalized sublimation goods tailored for food truck entrepreneurs aiming to differentiate themselves in the market:

Curb Appeal

From vibrant branding to creative designs, the exterior sets the stage for what’s inside. Creating catchy visuals not only attracts attention but also creates a lasting impression that keeps their foodie customers coming back for more. Create attractive and colorful signage on aluminum panels, acrylic, or glass that can be seen from a distance.


Food truck owners have to stay fresh and dynamic with their menus. Help them to introduce new dishes, fusion flavors, or unique twists on classics with vibrant menu designs. Leverage your sublimation printer to craft personalized menus that can be easily updated, ensuring a steady revenue stream throughout different seasons.

Stay Connected

Beyond the food, it’s the personal touch that counts. Help them engage with their customers. Sublimation breathes life into their concepts with a vibrant spectrum. Your expertise can aid in amplifying their reach through vivid referral or rewards cards that feature their social media handles, utilizing materials such as aluminum, acrylic, or hardboard, including items like keychains.

Adapt to Change

Markets evolve, trends change, and customer tastes shift. Review their signage needs and promotional materials often. When they need an update, simply redesign and print new materials quickly. The Epson SureColor® F570PE provides many features to streamline your workflow, including specialized transfer paper for both rigid and soft media, a 50-sheet auto-feed tray, and built-in cutter to get their new materials produced quickly.

LexJet offers various Epson sublimation printers to fit your business as it grows. Take a look at what Epson offers here.

Remember, in the world of food trucks, it’s not just about serving food; it’s about creating an experience that leaves a lasting memory.

Here are some suggested sublimation products that you can produce and tailor to perfectly suit your distinct food truck clientele with the Epson SureColor® F570PE:

  • Employee and customer T-shirts
  • Employee name badges
  • Mugs
  • Coasters
  • Menus
  • Signs
  • Bags
  • Serving trays
  • Paper trays for food
  • Kitchen towels
  • Aprons
  • Food truck décor
  • Keychains

Interested in learning more about Epson’s sublimation technology and how you can expand your printing services to the food truck industry? Please contact a Customer Specialist at 800-453-9538 or visit


Get into Dye-sub Printing with EPSON’s New Desktop Printer

Dye-sublimation printing creates vibrant colors and durable images through the sublimation process. The combination of inks, transfer paper and a heat press means images won’t scratch, chip or flake when stretched. Now, Epson has made it easier to bring dye-sub printing in-house.

The new Epson SureColor F570 dye-sub transfer printer is the perfect size for desktop transfer printing. It can accommodate rolls up to 24-inch wide and has a 50-sheet capacity feeder. The small footprint means it’s a space saver for any office with limited workspace.

This printer offers a variety of applications from rigid substrates to soft fabrics, including mugs, mousepads, keychains, t-shirts and more. It’s perfect for photographers, souvenir shops or small-business print service providers looking to expand their portfolio with dye-sub printing.

The print driver is easy to use and understand with simple transitions from sheets to rolled goods or rigid to soft substrates. The job accounting tool software tracks ink usage and cost of prints over time, providing an easy way to figure return on investment vs. outsourcing work. Partner with LexJet InFuze transfer papers for additional savings.

If you are interested in learning more about this new printer, contact a LexJet printer specialist at 800-453-9538 or visit LexJet’s Dye-sublimation Page. Don’t forget to register for the EPSON F-Series rewards program and LexJet Edge for additional ways to earn points with your purchases.