Vinyl Graphics

Hingst’s Sign Post: Pressure Sensitives 101 Made Easier Sign Builder Illustrated columnist Jim Hingst writes: “Understanding the sticky business can be challenging even for those with considerable experience.  Pressure-sensitive constructions combine a variety of components, including an assortment of adhesives, release liners and facestocks and carriers.

3M Issues New Wall Preparation Recommendations to Maximize Graphic Film Adhesion
As paints low in volatile organic compounds (VOCs) become increasingly popular, installers are discovering that graphic films are not adhering to walls as reliably as they have done in the past—a challenging and potentially costly problem. While some... Read More
Coveris to Host Digital Wallcovering Applications Webinars
Coveris™ Advanced Coatings representatives will host webinars to review Magic® digital wallcovering applications. The digital imaging technology offers retail, corporate, transit, museum and hospitality venues custom decor options. The Magic® mural... Read More
Graphic Products for Interior Décor
As consumers progressively turn to magazines, design shows, and social media to exchange interior décor ideas, there is increased demand for products that allow people to cost effectively customize their homes and add personality to a space. As a... Read More
conVerd Merges with FiberMark
FiberMark, a world-class fully integrated manufacturer and global distributor crafting its fiber based specialty materials in the U.S. and the U.K., announces that conVerd has agreed to a merger with FiberMark North America, Inc. conVerd is recognized... Read More
Color-Logic Certifies RTape VinylEfx® Films
RTape Corp. in South Plainfield, NJ, announces that Color-Logic of West Chester, OH has certified RTape VinylEfx® print media for use with their Process Metallic Color System. The Color-Logic software allows printers to create dazzling metallic special... Read More

In Tune With Wraps
12-Point SignWorks is a sign company that has always marched to the beat of its own drum. The full-service sign & design company in Franklin, Tennessee works on everything from dimensional pieces to exhibit projects to wraps. But it’s the custom,... Read More
Imprintables Warehouse Offers Duracal 530 Calendered Sign Vinyl
Duracal 530 is a premium, house-brand, multipurpose, calendered sign vinyl that offers users a low-cost alternative to name-brand sign vinyl. It’s designed for short- to medium-term applications indoors and outdoors. Applications include decals,... Read More
Transferring and Applying Frosted Window Graphics Films
Sign Builder Illustrated Contributor Jim Hiingst writes: “Transferring frosted window graphics films and other textured films can be troublesome. Using the right application tapes, professional application tools and the right application techniques will... Read More
DaVinci Technologies Reveals a Completely Redesigned Web Site
DaVinci Technologies has launched a completely redesigned Web site featuring a new layout and user-friendly features including advanced product filtering options, an updated look, and a complete online ordering system. The new Web site incorporates a... Read More
Exopack Advanced Coatings Introduces Magic PEBBLE & WEAVE Wallcoverings
Exopack* Advanced Coatings, a member of Exopack Holdings SA, and a global and highly respected leader in the development, manufacture and distribution of precision coated papers, films and specialty substrates for imaging, electronic, medical, optical... Read More



2014 Winter/Spring Buyer's Guide


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