Daktronics of Brookings, South Dakota, has been selected to design and manufacture a new LED marquee display for the Kansas City Convention Center (KCCC) in Missouri. The display was installed above the entrance of the building to welcome guests and to promote upcoming events. “We are excited about the new installation of the Daktronics sign and the digital signage enhancement...
  From retail signage to tradeshow and décor display, fabric signage is everywhere these days and is fast replacing polyester film for LED backlit solutions. To satisfy this growing market, HP Introduces the new HP Durable Backlit Fabric, a lightweight, flame-resistant material engineered with ColorPRO Technology and designed specifically to provide the soft, elegant, organic look that is currently popular for signage and...
It is easy to feel out of touch with what is happening with the government—whether that is at the federal level or in the local communities in which we operate. But sticking our heads in the sand can’t be the answer. We can more successfully argue our case when we get involved—and the earlier the better. If we don’t, we...
Sign projects requiring service equipment call for a bit more preparation before starting the installation. We talked to a few service equipment manufacturers about what installers should do to set up the job site for the most successful—and safe—installation. Site Survey Before starting any installation, manufacturers say a site survey is a must. “A work site survey is required every time the...
  The International Sign Association’s 2018 Board of Directors reflects the breadth of the sign, graphics and visual communications industry, including representatives from local and national sign companies, international suppliers/distributors and end user groups. The ISA Board of Directors is responsible for setting direction for the sign, graphics and visual communications industry’s leading association and providing insight into issues affecting members. “ISA...
  FASTSIGNS International, Inc., and FASTSIGNS® Franchisee Scott Snoyer have agreed to end the test of the brand extension named Brand Imaging Group – Powered by FASTSIGNS®, effective May 31, 2018. This test began with Snoyer in Antioch, Tennessee in January 2012 to see if a high volume, in-house production capability brand extension would increase sales by winning more complex projects...
  Known throughout the wide format graphics industry as the best overlaminating films on the market, PERMACOLOR® ColorGard™ LUV overlaminates from Mactac® are now even better. With a new 3.2-mil clear PVC facestock that is known for its ability to eliminate color shifting and a 58# smooth white Kraft liner, Mactac’s ColorGard LUV family of high performance acrylic pressure-sensitive adhesive films are...
  Orbus Exhibit & Display Group®, one of North America’s leading trade suppliers of display, exhibit and event solutions is proud to announce the addition of sixty-three new and enhanced portable and modular displays to its extensive offering of tradeshow, exhibit and display products in its new 2018 catalog, The Exhibitors’ Handbook. Included in the selection of exciting new display products are...
Gemini, an industry leader in sign products and manufacturer of the Duets® line of premium engraving, ADA and architectural sign substrates, announces the successful completion of rigorous UV stability testing on its Duets Laser XT product line. Conducted at the company’s test lab facilities, Gemini’s technical team subjected Duets Laser XT to an extensive battery of xenon-arc UV exposure, accelerated...
Thirteen years after being founded in a small basement in Middletown, Conn. the wholesale large-format printing company, SignCenter, announces a substantial expansion of their Milford headquarters. The additional 6,000 square feet of production and fulfillment space will help support SignCenter’s growing business in national retail graphics, nationwide charity walk support, and contract manufacturing; as well as making room for...




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