Category: News

September 24, 2021

Harold’s Chicken Gets an AV Upgrade

Since 1950, Harold’s Chicken Shack has been a Chicago institution, particularly on the city’s South Side, and is loved for its uniquely prepared chicken and special sauces. Founder Harold Pierce built the business into a true success story, expanding first into downtown and the West Side, then further afield, into northwest Indiana, Detroit, Milwaukee, Las […]

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September 24, 2021

Roland Introduces New Direct-to-Garment Printer

Roland DGA has announced the launch of its new Texart™ XT-640S—a multi-station direct-to-garment printer that delivers maximum productivity, versatility, and flexibility at a much lower price than high-volume industrial DTG machines. With its innovative design, cutting-edge features, and specialized RIP software, the XT-640S is like having multiple DTG printers in one device, making it easy […]

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September 21, 2021

Vycom Receives IAPD Environmental Impact Award

Vycom, a market-leading manufacturer of highly innovative plastic sheet products, is pleased to announce it has received the inaugural Environmental Impact Award from the International Association of Plastics Distribution (IAPD), the only trade association dedicated to the performance plastics distribution supply chain. The award was presented to Vycom executives during the annual IAPD Conference held […]

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September 17, 2021

Roland Launches New UV Flatbed Printers

Wide format imaging leader Roland DGA has announced the launch of its new VersaUV® LEC2 S-Series printers, advanced UV flatbeds uniquely designed to maximize direct-to-object printing options for users and deliver unsurpassed graphic results. Available in two flatbed sizes (64-inch and 30-inch widths), the LEC2 S-Series printers offer print providers and manufacturers the best of […]

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September 8, 2021

Bell Company Celebrates 75 Years in Business!

Bell Company, Inc., has come to be recognized as a pioneer and a leader in Wholesale ADA & Wayfinding Signage. In 1946, Horace Bell started the business from his garage. In 1982, Horace turned the business over to his son, Neil Bell and in 2017, Neil turned the company over to his son, Chris Bell. […]

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August 31, 2021

Wildfire evacuees flood Lake Tahoe roads in rush to flee

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. (AP) — A popular vacation haven normally filled with tens of thousands of summer tourists was clogged with fleeing vehicles Monday after the entire resort city of South Lake Tahoe was ordered to leave as a ferocious wildfire raced toward Lake Tahoe, a sparkling gem on the California-Nevada state line.

August 24, 2021

Maximize Production on Any Device with Ricoh’s Wide Format Elite Access Service

Ricoh USA, Inc., has announced its Wide Format Elite Access, a new service that connects wide format print professionals with production workflow experts to help them maximize wide format production capabilities and bridge the knowledge gap to better satisfy customers. This 1-1 connection to industry experts is designed to empower printers to quickly resolve production challenges and […]

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August 20, 2021

Martin Supply Company Launches Two New Websites

Martin Supply Company Inc., located in Baltimore, Maryland is excited to announce the launch of two new websites. The first is their new e-commerce platform, www.Martin-Supply.com. The second is for the new specialty lighting division, Martin Lighting Solutions, www.MartinLightingSolutions.com. At www.Martin-Supply.com, you will find a comprehensive selection of screen printing, digital printing, and sign supplies […]

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August 19, 2021

Principal LED Adds Montroy as a Distributor

Principal LED is proud to announce their newest partner in distribution, Montroy. Montroy has been providing material and supplies for more than 80 years to the Sign and Graphic Industry. With Montroy branches in California, Arizona, Nevada, Utah, and Colorado, the company’s eleven locations will grow P-LED’s market presence in those Western states. “We are […]

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August 17, 2021

SignMax Brings the Outside Indoors with Drytac ReTac Smooth 75

Family-owned sign and display business SignMax used Drytac ReTac Smooth 75 polymeric PVC film to produce a series of eye-catching interior wall graphics, bringing elements of the natural world into an indoor environment. The South African company – founded by Theo Vermaak in 1987 and now managed by his son NJ – was tasked with […]

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August 12, 2021

Konica Minolta Launches IP Pro Portal

Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. (Konica Minolta), a leader in industrial and commercial printing and packaging solutions, is pleased to announce the launch of a new portal for its industrial print (IP) customers. The IP Pro Portal is designed to help its IP customers access pertinent information and discover new ideas for marketing, growth […]

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August 10, 2021

LexJet Introduces In-house Digital Label Printer and Cutter

LexJet, a subsidiary of S-One Holdings Corporation, has launched a new printer and die cutter that allows cannabis brands to print high-quality labels in house. The RP530 and RP530W printers, manufactured by IntoPrint and sold under LexJet, allow for premium digital label printing in full CMYK, or CMYK+White. The RF8510 die cutter seamlessly finishes label […]

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August 6, 2021

SAi Opens New Office in Florida

SA International (SAi), the leading provider of software solutions for the signmaking, digital printing, textile and CNC machining industries, has opened a new office in Sarasota, Florida. Several employees of SAi have relocated to Florida and will be working out of that office, including Dan Purjes, the company’s Chairman and majority owner. Dan Purjes said, […]

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August 3, 2021

General Formulations Announces New Southeast Regional Sales Manager

General Formulations, a leading manufacturer of Pressure Sensitive Films, has announced the addition of David “Doc” Clampitt as the new Southeast Regional Sales Manager. Prior to his new role at General Formulations, Clampitt held a variety of positions in industry leading distribution companies including Florida Graphics Supply Inc., and Mac Papers. While at these companies, […]

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