Equipment, Materials & Software

ikeGPS Expands Growth Opportunity for Spike in US Sign Industry ikeGPS Limited is experiencing significant growth within the sign and banner industry, a 2015 estimated $1B market in the United States. Spike, the world’s first laser accurate Smartphone measurement solution, allows a user to capture the height, width, and area of a building or its features simply by capturing a photo with a Smartphone or Tablet. Since the commercial launch of ikeGPS’ Spike product in late 2014, Spike has already been adopted by more than 100 franchise and independent sign companies.

LaserBits Offers a Variety of Products
LaserBits, Inc. is offering a number of products to make laser engraving easier and more profitable. Acrylic Glue and ApplicatorGluing an acrylic award is easy and will look professional using the correct glue and applicator. LaserBits offers this... Read More
Chemetal Launches 24 New Designs – and a Shark
Chemetal introduces twenty-four new designs for 2015, the company’s largest introduction in recent memory. These latest designs span the breadth of Chemetal's product line, with new designs in almost every product category. The new additions include aged... Read More
Gilman Brothers Features Their INFINITY Booth
The Gilman Brothers Company, Gilman CT, has done it again with their show-stopping INFINITY™ booth—made exclusively of their INFINITY board. At a recent show, INFINITY’s versatility, simplicity, and vibrancy of color were showcased using the very... Read More
LaserBits: Masking Tapes for Sandblasting
LaserBits offers two masking tapes that the company considers to be very good for use when sandblasting. The polyester-based Red Laser Tape is one masking tape offered by the company that is ideal for this application. Available in two- and... Read More
Larson Electronics: Improved Design of a Paint Spray Booth Rated LED Light Fixture
The EPL-48-2L-LED explosion proof LED light fixture from Larson Electronics is ideal for operators seeking top-quality lighting that will reduce operating costs, improve lighting quality, and reduce downtime incurred from frequent servicing... Read More

SAi to Demonstrate Enhanced Design and Production at International Sign Expo 2015
SA International (SAi), the leading provider of software solutions for the professional sign making, wide-format digital printing, and CAD/CAM for CNC machining industries, will use the International Sign Expo 2015 (9-11 April, Las Vegas, USA) to... Read More
3D Systems 3DMe and Sense Apps Deliver New Blended Reality Experiences
3D Systems has announced a breakthrough step towards the democratization of the 3D-printed lifestyle with the immediate availability of its popular 3DMe® and Sense™, consumer applications on select all-in-one, 2-in-1 and laptop PCs equipped with the new... Read More
How to Laser Metal
Grow your laser engraving business by learning how to mark on metal products using CerMark products. Laser University offers a very detailed Course 10 which features videos and printable step-by-step instructions ideal for new laser owners and operators.... Read More
Bayer Polycarbonate Sheet Grades Earn ICC-ES Evaluation Report
A wide range of polycarbonate sheet grades manufactured by Bayer MaterialScience LLC recently received an evaluation report (ESR# 2728) from ICC Evaluation Service (ICC-ES), providing evidence that the polycarbonate sheets meet code... Read More
SMART-X® Heavy-Duty, Recyclable Foam Board to be Showcased at ISA International Sign Expo 2015
SMART-X® graphic display board – the first heavy-duty foam board available in the Americas that is 100 percent recyclable – will be showcased at the ISA International Sign Expo 2015 in Las Vegas April 9-11. Show-goers will be able to test their skill at... Read More


2014 Summer/Fall Buyer's Guide


Sign regulations have been a major topic in the industry. Is your town/city affected by a strict sign code?