Reflective Vinyl Examples

Reflective vinyl is an effective material for a variety of signage applications including street signs, vehicles, and windows. It’s available from a variety of manufacturers such as Mactac Graphic Products and 3M with each type offering a variety of unique reflective qualities. Here are several effective examples of reflective vinyl:

HP Latex 300 Series Technical Review

Updated 4-3-17: The HP Latex 300 Printer Series includes three models aimed at the small to medium-sized print service provider, as well as sign shops, quick printers and organizations looking to bring printing exclusively in-house. All three models utilize HP 831 Latex Inks designed for scratch-resistant output, as well as the company’s HP Latex Optimizer, engineered more »

Are you using the right laminates for your floor graphics?

Why is it important to use an overlaminate for floor graphics? Although there are a variety of floor graphic media types that do not require overlaminates, however most standard vinyl require lamination to be suitable for floors. Using overlaminates provides protection against scuffing, abrasion, moisture, and UV light. This important protective layer will seal the more »

Alpha Imaging Acquired by Grimco

Grimco Inc. has acquired Alpha Image Technologies, Inc. FEB 1, 2017 — Grimco Inc, a distributor of sign supplies, has announces its acquisition of Alpha Imaging Technologies, Inc., a distributor of equipment and supplies for the wide-format printing market. Alpha Imaging Technologies, Inc. is based out of Lowell, MA. “Alpha Imaging has always looked for ways to better more »

New Magnetic Receptive Print Media Available at DaVinci

JANUARY 30, 2017 —  DaVinci Technologies has announced the availability of 3 new magnetic receptive print media products. Signetics Select, Signetics LTX, and Signetics Duo offer effortless installation across a wide variety of applications including menu boards, retail POP, POS graphics, directories, and decorative wall graphics. Signetics Select is a cost-effective magnetic receptive media option. more »

ClingZ Acquired by Nekoosa


On January 5, 2017, Nekoosa acquired the business and assets of ClingZ, Inc., a Rio Rancho, NM based manufacturer of premium graphic media. The addition of ClingZ expands Nekoosa’s specialty products portfolio for customers worldwide and extends its technology platform to drive product innovation. The ClingZ operation will be integrated with the Nekoosa, Wisconsin facility more »

HP Latex 110 vs 315

What is the difference between the HP Latex 110 and 315 (formerly the 310)? This is a common question among individuals interested in these two entry-level HP Latex Printers. Both 54″ printers are designed for small spaces and lower volume print runs. Additionally, the 110 and 310 offer the same high quality HP Latex printing technology. more »