The Non-compliance Zone

Five reasons your signs are not ADA-compliant.

HDU Catch

Lightweight HDU and LED lighting are the sign specials of the day

The Service Plan

What you need to know about adding a service truck for your shop.

LIGHTFAIR: Creating a Global Dialogue with New Networking Opportunities

New events created to foster new lighting & design connections.

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May 25, 2016
The Importance of Drill Bit Maintenance
Creating accurate, precise holes in woods, metals, plastics, and other composite materials requires the use of drill bits. Due to the combination of speed, pressure, and torque that’s needed to bear down and penetrate these materials, drill bits are subject to quite a workout. This is why proper drill bit maintenance...
May 25, 2016
EFI to Present at Upcoming Stifel and Baird June...
Electronics For Imaging, Inc. (Nasdaq:EFII), a world leader in customer-focused digital printing innovation, today announced that Marc Olin, Chief Financial Officer of EFI, will present at the Stifel Technology, Internet & Media Conference and the Baird 2016 Global Consumer, Technology & Services...
May 24, 2016
Pat McGrew to Join InfoTrends as Director of...
InfoTrends is pleased to announce that Pat McGrew will be joining the company as Director of the Production Workflow Solutions (PWS) advisory service at the end of June. In her role, McGrew will have responsibility for forecasting, market analysis, research, and custom consulting related to production workflow...
May 24, 2016
Larson Electronics Releases Versatile Explosion...
The EPL-DCPM-150LED-100 explosion proof LED light from Larson Electronics is Class 1 Division 1 & 2 and Class 2 Division 1 & 2 rated and is capable of illuminating up to 9,000 square feet of work space. This LED work light produces a brilliant flood pattern of light that is ideal for illuminating enclosed...

May 24, 2016
HP Adds Chromatic Red Ink to New DesignJet Z-series...
HP Inc., has expanded its proven HP DesignJet Z-series portfolio of high-impact graphics printers with a forty-four-inch multi-roll printer and the company’s most affordable twenty-four-inch high-impact graphics printer.   The HP DesignJet Z5600 and Z2600 PostScript Printers come with a six-ink printing...
May 24, 2016
A Flexo Printing Portfolio of Optimized IR-Drying...
At DRUPA, Baldwin will launch a portfolio of three new products for the Flexo market: FlexoDry2, the new ultra-efficient Infra-Red and Hot Air dryer; Flexo Cleaner Brush, the new industry standard for automatic cleaning and drying of printing plates in Flexo printing; and FlexoCleanPick, that removes hickies without...
May 23, 2016
Esko Increases Cutting Table Output by Up to 80...
Today's pressure on digital finishing departments within printing companies forces them to reduce lead times, manage short production runs intelligently, eliminate material waste, and optimize equipment output and operator performance. Typical finishing operations suffer from the fact that their equipment is not used...
May 23, 2016
The “Knockout” You’ve Been Waiting For
Principal LED is proud to introduce their latest LED lighting solution: The Street Fighter Knockout™. The Knockout™ is a revolutionary new product with a patent-pending design featuring a truly unique optic lens. The lens has a beam angle that allows you to light a variety of cabinet sizes and depths with less...
May 20, 2016
New Appointments: May 2016-II
BPGraphics, Inc. has hired Nicholas Spade as the new director of Marketing. Spade will be a driving force for improved business-to-business relationship building and improved national awareness of the BPGraphics brand. He will also be responsible for improving the online presence of the company, assisting the sales...
May 20, 2016
Leading the Charge
Nick Thompson is in the unique position of having learned about many areas of the sign industry thanks to his previous position as an independent manufacturer’s representative for multiple lines of business and currently as a sales manager at distributor Image Supply Source, Inc., in North Tonawanda, New York. He...
May 19, 2016
A "Riveting" Chrome Wrap
Designer Wraps® Custom Wraps & Graphics in Millville, New Jersey, is a full-service custom wraps and graphics shop comprised of an unmatched team of professionals that work on designing, producing, and installing a variety of graphics projects and vehicle and architectural wraps. Led by business owner and...
May 19, 2016
Posting Your Message
Post-and-panel sign systems make up a large portion of the freestanding signage you see on properties today. These signs are perfect fits for applications like wayfinding, site identification, and directional signage. When considering ideal places to set up a post-and-panel sign system, try to think of places...

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