Equipment, Materials & Software

Laminators Incorporated Releases New and Improved Guides Laminators Inc., has issued a new and improved Sign Panel Production Guide with updated technical information including additional illustrations and step-by-step instructions. The new nineteen-page Guide covers the best practices from panel handling, storage, prep, and set-up to cleaning, cutting, routing, and installing/mounting the panel. It also outlines how to apply vinyl, films, and paints as well as digital and screen printing applications.

One World Trade Center's Iconic Design Recreated with Dibond, Banova Print
At 1,776 feet tall—a height designed to pay homage to the signing of the Declaration of Independence—New York City’s One World Trade Center is the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere. Featuring an iconic design comprised of 8 elongated isosceles... Read More
RENOLIT Invests in New Calender Line at La Porte to Increase Film Production
American RENOLIT Corp (ARC), a leading manufacturer of high-quality plastic films in the USA, is investing in a new calender line that will extend the capacity of its production plant in La Porte, Indiana. After being granted approval by the Supervisory... Read More
Kett Shears Cut Metal Without Distortion; Extends Material Usage
Kett Tool Company helps body shop owners, metal fabricators, and bus, car, and truck repair experts conserve materials with the double cutting action of the KD-442 Double-Cut Shears. When cutting cold rolled (C.R.) mild steel and stainless steel,... Read More
AXYZ International Celebrates 6,000 CNC Routers Manufactured in Burlington, Ontario
AXYZ International, a leader in global CNC router manufacturing, is proud to announce the delivery of its 6,000th machine. The company first started making CNC routers at its Burlington, Ontario facility in October 1994. Currently, AXYZ builds in excess... Read More
Magic Tricks
The annual Sign Invitational competition invites sign makers to submit proposals of dimensional signs following a certain theme for entry, with the best-of-the-best selected to participate (“Quite a Contraption,” July 2016). Since this year’s contest was... Read More

AXYZ International Pacer CNC Routers Improve Work Flow at Cardinal Manufacturing
Cardinal Manufacturing offers CNC routing and laser cutting for metal fabrication and production, engraving, a large format print department and full visual solutions for interior/exterior signage, including signing planning and development. Located in... Read More
Team Concept Printing Taps Colter & Peterson a Second Time for Reconditioned SABER Paper Cutter
Two years ago, Team Concept Printing in Carol Stream, Illinois purchased a new forty-five-inch SABER® paper cutter from Colter & Peterson to handle an influx of work. Experiencing more growth and needing another machine, management didn’t hesitate... Read More
Matthews Paint Introduces “MPC Quick Tips” for Sign Paint Professionals
Matthews Paint recently launched a new, ongoing series of online tips to provide sign professionals expert advice on a variety of sign paint topics. Each month, Matthews Paint will release a new MPC Quick Tip that will offer practical, hands-on advice... Read More
Aloha Signage
The owners of Aloha Hair and Nail Spa, Trina Tran and Frank Chan, resided in Hawaii for fifteen years before moving to Bradenton, Florida several years ago to open up their boutique, where the “Aloha Spirit” awaits their clients. To them, this Island... Read More
Sherwin-Williams Calls for Entries to See the Signs Photo Contest for Sign Manufacturers
Sherwin-Williams, through its Product Finishes Division, invites sign manufacturers to participate in its See the Signs Photo Contest on the Division’s Facebook page for a chance to win a promotions prize pack and a $500 cash donation to a non-profit... Read More

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