With the current versions of Adobe Creative Suite it is possible to quickly make gorgeous 3D renderings and Augmented Reality video's. Something of great value for signmakers to stand out from the crowd and get more business with super beautiful presentations and quotes. Most signmakers don't even know it is standard in their current subscription.

FUJIFILM North America Corporation, Graphic Systems Division announced a collaboration with Zund America, Inc., a company providing highly sought-after cutting solutions for processing a wide variety of materials today, including corrugated display and packaging and sign and display materials, as well as folding carton applications. The collaboration will enable Fujifilm’s print service provider customers to obtain access to Zund America, Inc.’s collection of cutting technologies and methods that will provide a comprehensive solution for packaging, marketing materials, and signage.

Building and maintaining a successful business has its challenges, even under normal circumstances. With the amount and pace of change happening in 2020, this is even more true. However, as these three print businesses show, having the best technology on hand can make achieving growth and profitability as straightforward as possible. Making smart decisions, like choosing cutting-edge, dependable Roland DG wide-format printers that optimize quality and productivity, has enabled these print service providers to build their respective businesses and remain stable even through the COVID crisis.

Leading UK plastics manufacturer, Brett Martin, has published the winners of its iAwards competition for this year. The company called on its global customer base from a range of sectors to submit details and images of their most innovative and creative projects using Brett Martin’s plastic sheet products. The winner in the ‘Visual Communications for Signage and Display’ category was Stadur Produktions GmbH, based west of Hamburg in Germany.

ADAPT - Amari Digital Printing Technologies has moved into bigger, better premises, allowing it to expand its team, services and the amount of stock it can hold.

Monadnock Paper Mills, Inc., the oldest continuously operating paper mill in the United States, is pleased to introduce the “Un-Plastic Alternative” for in-store marketing applications. New ENVIsual Board is a renewable, fiber-based and curbside-recyclable option engineered for a new generation of retail and hospitality graphics, POP displays, and signage.

In one of the most challenging years ever for people and businesses, it is heartening to be able to talk about the creation of a new business. Which, in itself, is supporting the formation and growth of other new businesses. Steve Wallwork and Colin Washbourne have set up Ad-Venture Sign and Image in Consett in the North East. Specialising in delivering sign, print and display services to companies large and small in the local area and beyond.

Cardiff University's Print Services worked around the clock to prepare the campus for the new academic year, including printing thousands of social distancing graphics on Drytac professional self-adhesive media.

Epson America, Inc., will be participating in the upcoming PRINTING United Digital Experience from Oct. 26-Nov. 12, demonstrating its leading wide-format printing solutions for print service providers.

Signdev has launched "Bendit", a new sign system which is based on a bent aluminium visible front panel and a wooden connection base. All Signdev sign systems use a unique innovative mounting principle, which makes installation time very short.

Zund UK has supported Scotland’s Bravest Manufacturing Co., a division of the Royal British Legion Industries with their purchase of a Zund S3 Cutter in response to a call of action from the public sector in Scotland.

As the demand for floor graphics increases, it’s time we got more creative.

Neenah expands its wide format portfolio to address significant market demand for safe signage solutions by offering new, innovative solutions with conVerd Board® Wipe Clean™ and DigiScape® FootPrint™.

Proving yet again that HNS Signs is a global leader in innovative and creative sign writing, their hand-painted sign writing project in Waterloo, London, England has won a gold award in this year’s FESPA Print Excellence Awards. The Birmingham based sign writers faced stiff competition from around the globe with shortlisted entries from Spain, Norway and Belgium.

For sign makers who are looking to expand their offering and produce quality UV signage, Epson announced the launch of its first UV LED flatbed signage printer on September 17, 2020. The SureColor SC-V7000 builds on the success of Epson’s range of SureColor S Series signage printers, delivering quality, fast and reliable results on a variety of different media. The printer will be available from November 2020.

As COVID-19 cancelled in-person events, sign & graphics companies were forced to develop new revenue streams in order to stay afloat. Colorwave Graphics was able to expand their business through a quick and seamless transition to producing personal protective equipment (PPE) by leveraging the Gerber MCT Cutter. Colorwave was able to develop signage for social distancing, sneeze guards and even a temporary hospital bed made from 100% recyclable material. Additionally, the versatile solution empowers the Illinois-based signage producer to greatly improve their speed and throughput, enabling them to cut 2-up gang banners in just 20 seconds, which normally would have taken 40 hours manually.

Ancestry® is taking the iconic Piccadilly Lights back in time with a nostalgic treat which recreates London’s famous illuminated signs over the past 80 years, from the end of The Blitz to the present day.

Blaze Signs will join Kesslers and Gardners as part of the Elaghmore-owned Hexcite Group.

Signdev has launched two new signsystems which both are completely customizable in size and material use. All Signdev sign systems use a unique innovative mounting principle which makes installation time very short.

Toppan Printing (Toppan) (TSE:7911), a global leader in communication, security, packaging, décor materials, and electronics solutions, has today launched sales of “ecocracy,” a recyclable fabric for banners and signage developed by combining Toppan’s processing technologies with Dow’s plastics expertise.

More than 40% of UK shoppers have stopped visiting stores that have unclear signage on social distancing, according to the findings of a European study of 2,500+ shoppers from Roland DG.

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