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September 15, 2014 SignIndustry.com e-Newsletter
How to Survey your Print Customers For Mutual Benefit and Continued Successes
Surveying customers shows an interest in what they think, thus sowing inherent goodwill into the relationship.
Hybrid EMC/ Billboards: Combining the Best of Print and Electronic Displays on a Single Billboard
While most outdoor media companies are taking the plunge to add electronic billboards, it is in no way seen as a replacement of the existing print billboard set ups. It is seen more as a compliment to print, each having certain strengths that reinforce each other's advertising potential.
There is More to Signs than Meets the Eye - A Peek at Permits
The obvious details when considering a sign include design, purchase costs, delivery and installation. However, lesser known, but equally important, details regarding signs can be overlooked, thus complicating things. One of these lesser-known details involves permits.
Seaming Vinyl Banners: To Stitch or Not to Stitch?
Double-lock stitching increases the durability and improves the appearance of the banner. It is just the most time consuming method. Find out when the time investment is worth the durability payoff.
Old-School Screen Printing in the Digital Age
Whether you want high-tech, higher volume methods or a more tactile, hands-on approach, screen printing supports an incredibly wide range of business models.
Cracking the Code on B2B Marketing
Stories and Sales Along the Buyer's Journey. In ways large and small, the B2B buying cycle has dramatically changed.
MIS: Is Your System Working For You or Against You?
Implementing print management systems is not a democratic activity. What you need to become is a dictator to ensure proper implementation.
The Importance of Quality Installation Training and Techniques
Quality installers practice their craft daily, and know that the learning process is never-ending. Through their interaction with others in the industry, quality installers are quick to learn about cutting-edge materials, tools and techniques. The best installers are the ones with the most comprehensive knowledge and experience.
Stadium & Arena Signage: Sporting New Signs to Level Advertising on the Playing Field
As sport fans settle in at their favorite stadiums and arenas, they are apt to notice lots of new signage around the facility, alerting them not only to the advertising for beer & BMWs, but also keeping them informed about other games in play around the country, and as well occasional sports trivia useful as party chatter.
Digital Signage: Penny Wise and Pound Foolish
You can certainly scrimp and save on your digital signs. But in the longer term, you'll find you're losing more than just money.
LED Maintenance Thoughts - Opening up a new business model that will make your customer happy and keep you in the service business.
With the almost total acceptance of LED for channel letters and increasing use of dedicated modules for cabinet lighting, our industry has to look at the long term effects of such a liability free product.
Trends and Innovations in Cutting and Routing Technology
Output providers continue to look for new cutting, routing and finishing solutions to help them provide the latest products and services to meet their clients' needs.
What's Happening with Digital Transfers
The evidence of digital technologies taking root in our industry is increasing rapidly. More and more garment decorators are adopting the use of these new technologies every day.
Profiling Business Management Software Options for Specialty Imaging, Signs and Graphics
An MIS/ERP program can help you streamline everything from quoting and job tracking to inventory management, shipping and invoicing.
National WW I Museum: Signs That Narrate Its Remembrance
The National World War I Museum was created as a monument to both honor the history of that war and also as a monument to the Americans and Europeans who fought and died in WW I.