Category: News

June 30, 2021

Not Your Typical Pantone Color Guide

While digital printing is rapidly gaining importance, especially in the packaging industry, one question remains: How can we simulate Pantone Colors and custom brand colors with a fixed set of four to seven inks? GMG ColorServer and GMG OpenColor have color conversion fully under control. The results are convincing. However, in order to prove this […]

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June 25, 2021

Tormach Offers CNC Machine Assembly Services

Tormach Inc., a leading supplier of affordable and compact CNC machines, has announced it is now offering assembly services for its line of machines, including the 1100M/MX & 770M/MX CNC Mills, the PCNC 440 Mill, and the Slant-PRO 15L. By default, Tormach ships its machines unassembled to its customers as a way to keep costs […]

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June 20, 2021

5 Tips For A Better Company Culture

Given the uncertainty businesses face in 2021 as the COVID-19 pandemic continues, company leaders are looking at every phase of their operation to determine ways they can improve. Company culture is one area commanding attention. As the virus caused business limitations and forced many companies to go fully remote in 2020, workplace culture was challenged […]

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June 15, 2021

SBI Operations: A New Newsletter Covering the Health of You and Your Business

Running a business has never been easy, but it’s become harder than ever thanks to COVID-19 regulations, hiring struggles, supply chain disruptions, and shorter and shorter deadlines. Unsurprisingly, this leads to a lot of stress. According to a recent survey we conducted on wellness in the sign shop, the top two causes of stress in […]

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June 10, 2021

Continuous Improvement Conference 2021 Equips Companies with Best Practices to Boost Operational Performance

PRINTING United Alliance, in partnership with the Flexible Packaging Association and TLMI, today announce details about the feature-rich 2021 Continuous Improvement Conference. The annual event equips printing and converting companies with the necessary tools to achieve operational excellence by implementing lean concepts as well as other management and quality systems. This year’s event is being […]

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June 5, 2021

How To: Inclusive Digital Signage Design

Sign professionals are no strangers to accessible signage and ADA guidelines when designing for static, wayfinding, and identity signs. But what about digital signage? Given the rate at which digital signage is growing, it’s only a matter of time before it becomes an integral and regular part of wayfinding and other signage campaigns. Therefore accessibility, […]

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June 4, 2021

Four Creative Ways to Elevate In-Person Experiences with Digital Signage

Digital signage plays a key role as brands search for new ways to create safe, engaging experiences as businesses open up. From eye-catching, dynamic displays to social distance and safety cues, digital signage projectors are a useful tool to deliver helpful, larger-than-life content while optimizing existing spaces. “As businesses and educators look forward to the […]

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June 3, 2021

Introducing New HP Splash-Resistant Bond Paper!

HP introduces HP Splash-resistant Bond Paper — a durable and splash-resistant paper compatible with dye-based ink technology. This remarkable bond paper is perfect for applications in outdoor environments or conditions with excessive moisture. Graphics printed with dye-based inks will be protected when exposed to moderate moisture. HP Splash-resistant Bond Paper is a 21-lb (80 gsm) […]

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May 27, 2021

FASTSIGNS Receives “Franchisees’ Choice” Designation

FASTSIGNS International, Inc., the franchisor of FASTSIGN®, a leading sign, graphics, and visual communications franchise, has been recognized as the Canadian Franchise Association’s (CFA) Franchisees’ Choice Designation for the ninth consecutive year. Additionally, FASTSIGNS was honored as a silver recipient in the CFA’s Awards of Excellence in Franchising in the traditional franchises category. “The CFA […]

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May 26, 2021

SnapAV Announces Availability of BrightSign Digital Media Players

Strengthening its commitment to be the one-stop-shop for professional integrators, SnapAV announced the addition of BrightSign digital signage media players to its commercial portfolio available at SnapAV.com. BrightSign is a leader in digital media players and cloud-based digital signage networking, with nearly two million players shipped to date, and Partners can now simplify their supply […]

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May 25, 2021

Want to Reach Decision Makers? Introducing SBI Essentials.

Introducing SBI Essentials: Key Products & Services for Sign Shops Did you know that email marketing is considered the most effective method of promoting a product or service? In fact, email is considered the top ROI-generating tool for businesses. SBI Essentials: Keys Products & Services for Sign Shops is an email sent twice a month […]

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May 20, 2021

Watchfire Signs Video Board selected for $34 Million Stadium Renovation Project

When administrators at Union Public Schools in Tulsa, Okla., embarked on a massive renovation of its Union Stadium, they envisioned a facility that reached beyond sports by including a fine arts building and a striking 31 foot-by-55-foot 10mm video display manufactured by Watchfire Signs. The $34 million complex, expected to be completed in 2022, will […]

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May 20, 2021

New Book, Graphic Connections in Architecture, Explores Relationship Between Graphic Design and Architecture

RSM Design, the international design studio known for its award-winning architectural graphic designs, has released its latest book, Graphic Connections in Architecture. This book was created to enlighten architects, developers, designers, and enthusiasts about the relationship between graphics and architecture, and investigate the relationship between environmental and experiential graphic design with wayfinding and placemaking in […]

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May 18, 2021

Trends: What’s IN and What’s OUT in the Workplace?

The way we work is changing fast. Technology is disrupting every sector, while shifting social, political, and environmental factors are shaping a new landscape of work for leaders and employees. Workplace trends expert Rick Grimaldi says staying up to date on these changes is the key to navigating the chaos, staying successful, and, frankly, staying […]

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May 14, 2021

Image360 Invites Budding Entrepreneurs to Informative Webinar

Image360, a leading national signage and graphics solutions provider, announces that it is hosting an informative webinar event to educate determined individuals on how it can support them on their way to gaining greater control of their personal and professional future through entrepreneurship. Hosting the webinar on May 18 at 12 noon ET, the one-hour […]

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