Awning & Banners

Howard Industries: Perma-Banner Sign System Receives US Patent Howard Industries is proud to announce their recently issued US Patent #8,863,419 for their Perma-Banner Sign System. Distinct from fabric banners, this revolutionary pole-banner sign system will not fray, tear, shred, crack or wrinkle due to the combination of the durable PolyMetal panel and uniquely engineered "No Fly Away" vertical mounting bracket.

Announcing LaserFlex Heat Transfer Sheets
LaserFlex© from LaserBits is a heat transfer sheet that can be used with a laser. Create highly detailed graphics that produces a screen quality product. It is ideal for short run jobs and all types of fabrics and garments. Perfect for all sporting... Read More
Metal Grommet Hand Press Features New Alignment Fixture
A new alignment for the ClipsShop™ CSTEP-2 hand grommet bench press that features a smooth, roller bearing slide for spacing grommets and an adjustable base plate is being introduced by of Dighton, Massachusetts. The ClipsShop... Read More
Piedmont Plastics Announces New SupraFLEX Banner Media Product Line
Piedmont Plastics, an industry leader in the wholesale distribution of plastic sheet, rod, tube and film, is pleased to announce the launch of SupraFLEX® Banner Media, the newest product line in its Piedmont Sign Grade® (PSG) family of graphics... Read More
Vector Frame Edge—A New Wall-mounted Fabric Poster System
Orbus Exhibit & Display Group™, one of North America’s leading trade suppliers of display, exhibit, and event solutions, announces Vector Frame™ Edge, a collection of slim-profile geometric fabric poster displays for wall applications. Vector... Read More
SAi to Launch Workflow-enhancing Finishing Tools for Flexi at SGIA
SA International (SAi), a leading provider of solutions for the professional signmaking, large format digital printing and CAD/CAM for CNC machining industries, will use SGIA Expo (Las Vegas, October 22-24) to launch a new suite of performance-enhancing... Read More

Fisher Textiles Adds Recycled Fabric to Digital Apparel Line
Fisher Textiles is pleased to introduce its newest fabric for apparel applications, ET 2600 Jersey Spandex Knit, made with REPREVE yarns produced from recycled plastic bottles. ET 2600 has been certified by Unifi, the manufacturer of REPREVE, through the... Read More
Creative Banner Features Their Stratus Retractor and Free Light
Creative Banner Displays is showcasing their Stratus Retractor, new this year, in this quarter’s promotion. They are offering a free Universal Banner Light with the purchase of a kit. Creative Banner’s Stratus Retractor features an aluminum footless... Read More
Wasatch SoftRIP and The Sistine Chapel of Rotterdam
The Rotterdam Market Hall, scheduled to open this October, will be the first open-concept food market in the Netherlands. The building is a horseshoe-shaped arch with a one of a kind ceiling that has been called the “Sistine Chapel of Rotterdam.” With... Read More
Onyx Graphics Extends its Color and RIP Expertise
Onyx Graphics, Inc., has announced the availability of a new addition to its award-winning suite of RIP and print workflow products. ONYX® Textile Edition software is designed specifically for the large format textile printing marketplace as an... Read More
Winners of Second Annual “Future of Shade” Competition
The winners of the second annual “Future of Shade” contest sponsored by Sunbrella® fabrics and Architizer™ were announced today, with winning designs coming from global shade innovators in China, Portugal, and Mexico. Selected from more than 140 entries,... Read More



2014 Summer/Fall Buyer's Guide


In 2014, did your shop buy new equipment?