The great thing about making mistakes is that you can learn from them. That said, evidently you want to avoid making any mistake at all – especially if you’re in the large format sign making business, where even the tiniest errors can become big blunders. Fortunately, forewarned is forearmed! That’s why we’ve compiled a list of six common sign printing mistakes others made before you, so you’ll never have to make them yourself.

Safety and identification signage production company Safehouse Signs has boosted its throughput and quality, adding LED digital inkjet production with an EFI™ VUTEk® GS2000LX Pro wide-format printer from EFI. The new investment at Roanoke, Virginia-based Safehouse Signs is one of the many major upgrades in technology and infrastructure under owner Kevin Hudson, a veteran financial services executive who purchased the 40-year-old company late last year.

Kavalan was chosen to be the official signage and wall covering material for the 48th World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos-Klosters, Switzerland.

One of the largest investment managers in the UK has a purpose-built headquarters campus based in the historic market town of Henley-upon-Thames. From summer 2016 to summer 2017, the entire complex underwent a major face-lift, with all five of its major buildings receiving full interior and exterior signage and graphic refurbishments.

SA International (SAi), the leading provider of software solutions for the professional signmaking, wide-format digital printing and CAD/CAM for CNC machining industries, has announced the expansion of its worldwide technical sales support network with a number of new appointments in key locations.

FESPA has confirmed the features programme for FESPA Eurasia, which takes place from 7 to 10 December 2017 at the CNR Expo in Istanbul, Turkey.

Located a stone’s throw from the historic Brooklands motor and aviation museum and the aerodrome that predates it, Dakota’s name is itself a nod to the rich history of aviation in the area. In the first six months of 2017, the building’s owners had it stripped back to a shell and rebuilt to an extremely high specification throughout by contractors Oakmont Construction. It now boasts more than 35,000 feet of modern, luxury office space over four well-appointed floors.

Spandex, the one-stop supplier of innovative solutions to the sign, graphics and display industries, has launched a new Product Guide for Avery Dennison materials and accessories.

In order to meet the special requirements of customers in the interior design and outdoor signage markets, NESCHEN has launched the 100 µm thick, polymeric and phthalate-free PVC film solvoprint® performance wall-grip with immediate effect. The German coating specialist complements its portfolio with the new product by a well adherent self-adhesive film perfectly suitable for difficult, rough, porous or low-energy surfaces like plaster, concrete, chipboard & PP containers.

HP today announced the new HP Latex 115 Printer, offering the most economical entry point into sign and display printing services using high-quality, water-based HP Latex technology. The HP Latex 115 model is also available in the Print and Cut series, providing an end-to-end HP solution for printing and cutting.

Roland DG is to sponsor the Young Signmaker of the Year category at the 2017 BSGA British Sign Awards for the third time, demonstrating the company’s support to the next generation of print industry professionals.

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