The December 2023 digital edition of Sign Builder Illustrated is now available to read! This issue provides some insight into some of the hottest equipment and material trends that sign makers need to be aware of heading in 2024, as well as a look back at some of the issues that affected the industry in 2023.
Digital signage and message centers will continue to be a hot topic, and this month’s cover story shows how the recently installed LED spectacular at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex is greeting visitors and enhancing the facility’s branding. For a more ground-level discussion of this topic, we’ll show how one sign shop won the bid to refit monument signage with digital message centers at forty-two schools with digital in a quick period of time.
Meanwhile our Equipment Purchasing Outlook Survey reveals the hardware and technologies that sign shops have interest in bringing onboard their shop this upcoming year.
Other topics of interest this month include details on how a print provider has built up her annual sales over the course of twenty years, the fabrication and installation of new gateway signage and light pillars at Weber State University, and the story of how three generations of sign makers are working together to fulfill custom signage projects for their clients.