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Fastsigns Seeks Franchisees at ISA Sign Expo

FASTSIGNS International, Inc., the leading sign, graphics and visual communications franchisor of more than 650 locations worldwide, announced today that it is seeking franchisees at the upcoming ISA International Sign Expo held in Las Vegas, Nevada from April 19 to 22. The annual show is one of the largest gatherings of sign and graphics professionals, and FASTSIGNS is targeting co-brand and conversion prospects, where independent print and sign shop owners can expand their existing business or convert their business to FASTSIGNS.

STS Inks at ISA Sign Expo 2017

For nearly 70 years, ISA International Sign Expo has been breaking records in exhibit sales and attendance. Join 20,000 colleagues and explore the nearly 600 knowledgeable suppliers who come together at this always exciting event, April 19-22, 2017 at Mandalay Convention Center, Las Vegas.

STS Inks® will be at ISA International Sign Expo 2017 presenting it's complete line of Replacement Inks for most Major Large Format Inkjet Printers.

3A Composites' New Pro Series Next-Generation Graphic Display Boards to be Introduced at ISA 2017

3A Composites USA’s ( all new PRO Series – the next generation of graphic display boards featuring enhanced printing surfaces – will be introduced at the ISA International Sign Expo 2017 to be held April 20-22 in Las Vegas.

Show-goers are invited to stop by 3A Composites’ Booth No. 1339 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center to learn more about the PRO Series and view samples of Gatorfoam® PRO, Sintra® EDGE and Foam-X® PRO – the first graphic display boards introduced in the PRO Series line.

Mimaki USA to Preview 3D Printer Technology at International Sign Expo 2017

Mimaki USA, a leading manufacturer of wide-format inkjet printers and cutters, will previewing the company’s 3D UV-cure inkjet printer prototype in the Mimaki USA booth 3569, at the upcoming International Sign Expo, April 20-22, in Las Vegas.

Agfa Graphics Spotlights Endless Possibilities of Award-Winning Anapurna Inkjet Printing Portfolio at Sign Expo 2017

Agfa Graphics portfolio of versatile LED inkjet printing systems will be represented at ISA's Sign Expo 2017, demonstrating the endless possibilities of UV inkjet technology. Both flatbed and hybrid UV-LED inkjet Anapurna printing systems will be at the Agfa Graphics booth (#1350) during Sign Expo, being held April 20-22, 2017, at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada.

CorelDraw Reveals Graphics Suite 2017

Featuring LiveSketch for hand-drawn designs.

CorelDraw has released the 2017 edition of its Graphics Suite software. The platform now features LiveSketch, a program that interprets hand-drawn lines and combines them with existing vector curves via a pen-enabled device. Additional new features include:


Third Time’s a Charm: An ‘I Love Lucy’ Wrap

16 x 24-foot wall mural installed at Hollywood's Red Studios.

It took three tries and a lot of creativity for Graphics Mfg to successfully install this 384-square-foot mural, thanks to a series of adhesive and paint failures. Graphics Mfg found success by printing onto butcher-roll bond paper with their Océ Arizona 250 GT and sealing the mural with a water-based varnish.


New Textile Printer Features Sticky Belt System

Mimaki’s TX300P-1800B model is revealed.

Mimaki has announced the TX300P-1800B direct-to-textile printer featuring a belt transport system for feeding stretchy and thin fabrics. The 74-in. machine offers high-gap printheads designed to image textiles of varying thickness, stability, and makeup. Applications include samples and short runs of fashion, sportswear, interior décor, flags, banners, and more.

The belt transport system features rear tension bars, a sticky belt, and an embedded belt washing mechanism.


Mimaki USA Partners with Coldenhove Papier

A distribution deal for the Jetcol transfer media line.

Mimaki USA has announced a distribution agreement with Coldenhove Papier, a supplier of sublimation transfer paper. Beginning in the summer of 2017, select Mimaki dealers will distribute the company’s Jetcol portfolio, including the Jetcol HTR, Jetcol HS, and Jetcol TA lines. The materials are compatible with the Mimaki TS Series of dye sublimation printers, according to a release.


New Website from Texture Plus

Includes an updated checkout process.

Texture Plus, producer of wall panels for commercial and residential applications, has released an updated version of its website. The full website redesign includes a sidebar with filters to better sift through products; updated product pages; and a streamlined purchase process for simpler checkout.

Texture Plus wall panels are available in 24-inch sheets.