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Wed Jun 05, 2019 2:46 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Win a 3M ColourBoard with William Smith

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Views: 130

Win a 3M ColourBoard with William Smith

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/wmsmiths/william-smith-group-news.png Win a 3M ColourBoard with William Smith William Smith is guaranteeing a winner every two weeks when customers purchase 25m of 3M Wrap Film Series 1080 / Car Wrap Film. Participating companies can win a fantasti...

Sun May 19, 2019 10:57 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: The Worlds Fastest Cutting System, the Summa L3214 +VIDEO

Replies: 0

Views: 212

The Worlds Fastest Cutting System, the Summa L3214 +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg Summa has premiered what it is billing as the “fastest cutting system in the world” at Fespa 2019. The L3214 is a 3.2m-wide flatbed laser cutting system that cuts at up to 1.5m/second, with soft signage applications gene...

My Mounters Mate application table & laminator is like having extra staff... +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/mounters-mate/mounters-mate-header.png My Mounters Mate application table & laminator is like having extra staff... +VIDEO Installing a Mounter’s Mate laminator and flatbed application table has been like having extra staff, says Will McGillivr...

Wed May 08, 2019 12:11 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Arlon Graphics Squeegee Lottery +VIDEO

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Views: 205

Arlon Graphics Squeegee Lottery +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/arlon/arlon-vinyl-header.jpg Arlon Graphic’s Squeegee Lottery Key Facts: [1] Arlon Graphics is running a promotion on all FLITE products from May 1st until July 31st 2019. [2] Possible prizes to win include vouchers for Arlon vinyl and Yellotools, ...

William Smith Group 1832 invests in its stock, extending its architectural film portfolio +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/wmsmiths/william-smith-group-news.png William Smith Group 1832 invests in its stock, extending its architectural film portfolio Cementing its commitment to the architectural industry, a leading trade material supplier has invested in its stock, ext...

Tue May 07, 2019 1:16 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Say I do to customised wedding floors. +VIDEO

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Views: 246

Say I do to customised wedding floors. +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/Drytac/drytac-header.jpg Say I do to customized wedding floors... Floor graphics are a fantastic way to grab attention in a range of environments. Displaying special offers in a shopping centre, directional information in a hospital or transport hu...

Tue May 07, 2019 12:33 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Sign industry trailblazer group achieves first apprenticeship milestone

Replies: 0

Views: 171

Sign industry trailblazer group achieves first apprenticeship milestone

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/isa-uk/isa-uk-sign-header.png Sign industry trailblazer group achieves first apprenticeship milestone It has been announced today that the first hurdle has been cleared towards achieving a brand new NVQ Level 3 Signage Technician apprenticeship for...

ISA-UK announces Rob Lambie as its New President and Sam Armstrong as Vice President.

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/isa-uk/isa-uk-sign-header.png ISA-UK announces New President and Vice President! The leading trade organisation for the UK sign industry, the British Sign & Graphics Association (BSGA), has entered a new chapter in its history: with a new name ...

Tue Apr 02, 2019 1:00 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Do you ever feel like nobody is listening to you?

Replies: 0

Views: 366

Do you ever feel like nobody is listening to you?

ISA-UK-survey.png Do you ever feel like nobody’s listening to you? We want to hear what YOU have to say about YOUR industry. The ISA-UK Sign Industry Survey 2019 ISA-UK, powered by BSGA is entering a new chapter and your views will help move both our organisation and our industry forward. This surv...

Mon Mar 11, 2019 12:25 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Drytac blog: Face Mounting to acrylic for high-end fine art +VIDEO

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Views: 391

Drytac blog: Face Mounting to acrylic for high-end fine art +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/Drytac/drytac-header.jpg Drytac blog: Facemounting to acrylic for high-end fine art Face-mounting a print, especially a photograph, can really make the image the focus of the space. At Drytac® we have developed Facemount®, a high-quality, optically...

New TrueVIS TR2 Eco-Solvent Ink Technology Receives Avery Dennison ICS Performance Guarantee

http://uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/roland/rolandtextart/roland-dg-uk-news-header.jpg Roland DG Corporation, a leading manufacturer of wide-format inkjet printers and printer/cutters worldwide, is proud to announce that Avery Dennison has awarded their advanced ICS Performance Guarantee f...

Thu Mar 07, 2019 6:18 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Apple AirPods up for grabs with Smith Sign and Display

Replies: 0

Views: 304

Apple AirPods up for grabs with Smith Sign and Display

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/smith/new-brand/smith-news-banner-header.png Smith Sign and Display, part of William Smith Group 1832, is thrilled to announce they’re offering customers a chance to win a set of Apple AirPods! Not one, but five pairs of Apple’s wireless earphones a...

Mon Mar 04, 2019 1:38 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: A Robot to Automatically Paint Aeroplanes.

Replies: 0

Views: 503

A Robot to Automatically Paint Aeroplanes.

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg Xyrec Debuts New Robot to Automatically Paint Aircraft The robotic system, which Xyrec says can reduce time in the paint shop from 16 days to 5 days, is one of multiple aerospace-related robots being showcased at ZAL Inn...

Fri Feb 15, 2019 3:00 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Smartstation, Flatbed Vinyl mounting table, "A Great Fit" at HPS Signs +VIDEO

Replies: 0

Views: 620

Smartstation, Flatbed Vinyl mounting table, "A Great Fit" at HPS Signs +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/mounters-mate/mounters-mate-header.png Smartstation is a brand new product from Mounter’s Mate, aimed at small businesses like HPS Signs, where space may be limited and budgets are tight. Mark set up HPS Signs a few years ago, having started out pr...

Five years of developments promise a prosperous future for William Smith Group 1832

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/wmsmiths/william-smith-group-news.png Leading UK trade supplier William Smith Group 1832 has experienced a period of growth following significant investments within the company and its portfolio. During the last five years, the Barnard Castle-based...

Mon Feb 11, 2019 3:15 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Write On/Wipe Off with Drytac's WipeErase Films +VIDEO

Replies: 0

Views: 426

Write On/Wipe Off with Drytac's WipeErase Films +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/Drytac/drytac-header.jpg Drytac®, a leading international manufacturer of self-adhesive materials for the print, label and industrial markets, has announced the global availability of two new exciting additions to its WipeErase® range of films. Dry...

Wed Feb 06, 2019 9:34 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: DuraUV Print Technology Debuts at Remadays 2019 +VIDEO

Replies: 0

Views: 427

DuraUV Print Technology Debuts at Remadays 2019 +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorials/csl-digital/car-wrapping/csl-digital-header.png Visitors to the FASTCOM stand at Poland’s REMADAYS 2019 exhibition in Warsaw will see a Roland VersaEXPRESS RF-640 printer working with UV inks to produce instantly dry and durable print thanks to it...

Signs Express Convention at the Home of England Rugby, Twickenham Stadium, hailed a great success!

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/signsexpress/header.jpg As one of the most highly-anticipated events Signs Express Ltd has held in its 30-year history, the 2019 Convention at the Home of England Rugby, Twickenham Stadium, was hailed as a huge success. signs-express-convention-veh...

Live Video Interviews and discussions at Sign & Digital UK Exhibition, NEC Birmingham

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/sign-and-digital-uk/sign-and-digital-uk-header.png Video footage of interviews with various suppliers and key people within the industry at Sign & Digital UK exhibition. Just to give you a feel for what to expect at this year's show! If you wou...

Sun Jan 27, 2019 6:11 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: ISA-UK Launches New Industry Resources

Replies: 0

Views: 419

ISA-UK Launches New Industry Resources

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/isa-uk/isa-uk-header.png Today’s sign companies must remain current on a wide array of technical and regulatory issues, including sign component specifications, safety and environmental regulations and many more. Train employees, educate customers ...

Tutorial Video: CorelDRAW Graphics Suite: Streamlining Signage Workflows Webinar

corel-webinar-1.png This webinar is targeted at Sign and Print industry professionals who are working in the Production graphics field and are looking for tips and expertise on how to get the very best from using the award-winning CorelDRAW Graphics Suite. CorelDRAW Graphics Suite 2018 : Streamlini...

Tue Dec 11, 2018 12:55 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Colour Up Your Shop with 3M and William Smith for your chance to win a VIP trip

Replies: 0

Views: 595

Colour Up Your Shop with 3M and William Smith for your chance to win a VIP trip

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/wmsmiths/william-smith-group-news.png William Smith Group 1832 is offering its customers a chance to win a VIP trip for two, worth more than £13,400, as part of 3M’s ‘Colour Up Your Shop’ campaign. The winner of this exclusive prize will enjoy a Su...

Six new on-trend Avery Dennison Supreme colours added to William Smith portfolio +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/wmsmiths/william-smith-group-news.png Six new on-trend Avery Dennison Supreme colours added to William Smith portfolio Renowned worldwide leader in adhesive technologies and display graphics, Avery Dennison, has launched six new on-trend colours in...

Sun Nov 18, 2018 2:25 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: The British Sign Awards : See the list of winners and runners up!

Replies: 0

Views: 565

The British Sign Awards : See the list of winners and runners up!

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/BSGA/bsga-newsletter-62/bsga-news-footer.png Almost 300 sign industry professionals gathered at the Athena Centre in Leicester on Thursday (Nov. 8th) for the annual British Sign Awards and were able to toast some of the best work completed by Briti...

New measures to combat late payments have been unveiled by the small business minister.

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg New measures to combat late payments have been unveiled by the small business minister. Following on from actions including improvements of access to finance for small businesses and the appointment of Paul Uppal as the ...

Let there be light: Genesis Marketing installs first Roland S-Series UV-LED in Wales

http://uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/roland/rolandtextart/roland-dg-uk-news-header.jpg Let there be light: Genesis Marketing installs first Roland S-Series UV-LED in Wales Genesis Marketing & Events Ltd says it has big ideas for its new Roland DG VersaUV LEJ-640 S-Series UV-LED belt pr...

Mon Nov 12, 2018 1:10 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Outstanding Centenary Remembrance Memorial

Replies: 0

Views: 445

Outstanding Centenary Remembrance Memorial

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/signsexpress/header.jpg Outstanding Centenary Remembrance Memorial To commemorate the First World War Centenary, Signs Express (Central Lancashire) assisted Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust in installing a 5:1 replica of the Menin ...

Tue Nov 06, 2018 2:49 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Winner Announced :- Wrap Like a King 2018 +VIDEO

Replies: 0

Views: 600

Winner Announced :- Wrap Like a King 2018 +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg Wrap Like a King 2018 Winner! Mission Flyer 2.0 - MetroWrapz North America - South Project Mission Flyer 2.0 Takes Flight. [BBvideo 500,303:2v0m8dyo]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P5OaEHvwc8g[/BBvideo:2v0m8dyo] This is ...

Affordable portable Robot CNC Router able to mill, cut & engrave up to 8x4ft. +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg Goliath CNC removes the stationary boundaries of CNC machines, allowing you to create human-scale projects where you want. [BBvideo 500,303:1rg8a005]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XYYMaMHQGxg&feature=youtu.be[/BBvid...

William Smith offers a variety of options with four new 3M Wrap Film Series 1080 colours

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/wmsmiths/william-smith-group-news.png William Smith has announced the company has added 3M's four new inspiring 3M™ Wrap Film Series 1080 colours to its portfolio. The new wrap film colours, including Shadow Military Green, Gloss Flip Ghost Pearl, ...

Mon Oct 22, 2018 2:48 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Roland user Fatree5 takes on sportswear world and wins

Replies: 0

Views: 522

Roland user Fatree5 takes on sportswear world and wins

http://uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/roland/rolandtextart/roland-dg-uk-news-header.jpg Roland user Fatree5 takes on sportswear world and wins Clevedon, UK, October 2018 – Cheltenham's Fatree5 installed two Roland printing systems three years ago after seeing an exciting niche market and ha...

Sun Sep 23, 2018 12:01 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: A Logo the Size of a House. +VIDEO

Replies: 1

Views: 720

A Logo the Size of a House. +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/signsexpress/header.jpg A Logo the Size of a House The task was to create a way of getting brand exposure onto a 25,000 sq. ft of warehousing space. A daunting challenge but one which Signs Express (Stoke) accepted and excelled at. The UK’s leading...

Wed Sep 19, 2018 8:54 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Huge Spelling mistake on a Cathay Pacific Boeing 777 aeroplane.

Replies: 11

Views: 1793

Huge Spelling mistake on a Cathay Pacific Boeing 777 aeroplane.

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg If you’ve ever been refused boarding to a flight because your name was spelled wrong on the ticket, you might take comfort from this fairly glaring error on the side of a Cathay Pacific plane. Or should that be “Cathay P...

Wed Sep 19, 2018 1:22 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Roland and Renault Sport Formula One Team make dreams come true

Replies: 0

Views: 561

Roland and Renault Sport Formula One Team make dreams come true

http://uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/roland/rolandtextart/roland-dg-uk-news-header.jpg Clevedon, UK, September 2018 – At this year’s Sign and Digital UK, Roland DG showed up in force with a stunning range of print technologies for every kind of print professional. But that’s not all we bro...

Sun Sep 16, 2018 4:15 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: British Sign Awards: Deadline Extended

Replies: 1

Views: 750

Deadline extended to Midnight, Friday 21st September

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/BSGA/bsga-newsletter-62/bsga-news-footer.png Deadline extended to Midnight, Friday 21st September Because of the summer holidays, we’ve agreed to requests to extend the entry deadline for this year’s awards to Friday, September 21st . A total of 13...

One thousand possibilities with 3M Di-Noc surface finishes offered by William Smith

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/wmsmiths/william-smith-group-news.png Hundreds of stylish designs have been added to 3M™'s 2018 architectural finishes collection, taking the total number in the William Smith portfolio to more than a thousand finishes. William Smith has added over...

British Sign and Graphics Association merge with the International Sign Association to form ISA-UK

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/BSGA/bsga-newsletter-62/bsga-news-footer.png INTERNATIONAL SIGN ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCES LAUNCH OF ISA-UK, POWERED BY THE BRITISH SIGN & GRAPHICS ASSOCIATION The International Sign Association announces its newest partnership, ISA-UK, powered by t...

Wed Aug 22, 2018 12:40 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: British Sign Awards: Deadline Extended

Replies: 1

Views: 750

British Sign Awards: Deadline Extended

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/BSGA/bsga-newsletter-62/bsga-news-footer.png The deadline for entry to the 2018 British Sign Awards, organised by the BSGA, is only 3 weeks away! “The closing date for submitting entries is Friday, September 7th, so any sign makers out there who ha...

Windows need never be dull, thanks to a new range of VION films from William Smith

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/wmsmiths/william-smith-group-news.png Windows need never be dull, thanks to a new range of VION films from William Smith which boast an array of patterns to transform the appearance of glass. VION Décor window films offer a range of sophisticated, ...

Mon Aug 13, 2018 4:03 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Premises move calls on expertise of Signs Express

Replies: 0

Views: 651

Premises move calls on expertise of Signs Express

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/signsexpress/header.jpg After moving to state-of-the-art new, larger premises in Gloucester, TBS Engineering recognised their facility needed prestigious high-profile signage to reflect the brand and company ethos and called on the experienced team...

Mon Aug 13, 2018 3:35 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Roland printer/cutter helps Rage Designs to get back to its racing roots

Replies: 0

Views: 610

Roland printer/cutter helps Rage Designs to get back to its racing roots

http://uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/roland/rolandtextart/roland-dg-uk-news-header.jpg Clevedon, UK, July 2018 – Rage Designs has a solid reputation as a producer of incredible custom bodywork and helmet graphics for motorcycle racers, but it says its newly installed Roland printer/cutter ...

Gumball-style hiking challenge in aid of the childrens ward at Queens Medical Centre in Nottingham

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/Allen-Signs/allen-signs-header-image.png On 6 July, director Glen Merryweather, plus colleagues David Walker, Nigel Duckering and Chris Allen, took part in a "Gumball-style" hiking challenge in aid of the children’s ward at Queen’s Medical...

Mon Jul 09, 2018 12:42 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Grab a beer and discover Roland's cool footie offer!

Replies: 0

Views: 685

Grab a beer and discover Roland's cool footie offer!

Grab a beer and discover Roland's cool footie offer Clevedon, UK, July 2018 – Roland DG flew the flag for England at its Creative Centre in Clevedon on Tuesday 26th June, with a day of World Cup-themed footie fun, some incredibly innovative printing and the launch of a special (and very cool!) offer...

Tue Jun 12, 2018 4:26 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: 3D Printed Billboard with Thermoforming using Massivit 3D Printer VIDEOS

Replies: 0

Views: 663

3D Printed Billboard with Thermoforming using Massivit 3D Printer VIDEOS

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg [BBvideo 500,303:2au72drx]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_gWOFBufeoM[/BBvideo:2au72drx] [BBvideo 500,303:2au72drx]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wuT-unPqVvc&feature=youtu.be[/BBvideo:2au72drx] 3D-Printed-Man.png ht...

Sony commissioned a 50-foot shrine to God of War on the side of a building +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg [BBvideo 500,303:31gb4upy]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZpY1iFu9a28[/BBvideo:31gb4upy] Billboards are so last century! unless you paint them on a six story building and add some really cool tech to bring them to life. ...

Tue Jun 12, 2018 12:51 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: World Oceans Day, unique billboard at Old Street Domination site in London.

Replies: 0

Views: 744

World Oceans Day, unique billboard at Old Street Domination site in London.

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg Primesight is proudly supporting World Oceans Day with a unique installation at our Old Street Domination site in Shoreditch, London. https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/primesite/primesite-wave-billboa...

Mon Jun 11, 2018 11:13 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Roland kicks off World Cup with creative fun and games

Replies: 0

Views: 701

Roland kicks off World Cup with creative fun and games

http://uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/roland/rolandtextart/roland-dg-uk-news-header.jpg Roland kicks off World Cup with creative fun and games Clevedon, UK, June 2018 – Sports fans are getting ready for the world's ultimate football event, and Roland DG is flying the flag for England at its...

One-of-a-kind film, Arlon IllumiNITE Wrap, is redefining wrapping with reflective films.

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/wmsmiths/william-smith-group-news.png One-of-a-kind film, Arlon IllumiNITE Wrap™, is redefining wrapping with reflective films and it's been added to the ever-growing portfolio of innovative materials at William Smith. Thanks to FLITE Technology, t...

William Smith Group is embarking on a UK tour to spread its passion and knowledge for vinyl film

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/wmsmiths/william-smith-group-news.png William Smith Group 1832 is embarking on a UK tour to spread its passion and knowledge for vinyl films as part of its new education facility and Training Academy. The first two stops on the tour will see the gr...

Fespa outline the findings of its 2018 Print Census, completed by more than 1405 respondents.

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg Conducted in partnership with InfoTrends, a division of Keypoint Intelligence, 1,405 respondents were surveyed from 102 countries, representing a 59% broader geographical reach than the 2015 research. Data was collected ...

Tue May 08, 2018 7:44 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: New look for St Luke’s Charity Shops

Replies: 0

Views: 630

New look for St Luke’s Charity Shops

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/signsexpress/header.jpg New look for St Luke’s Charity Shops Leading local charity, St Luke’s Hospice Plymouth, has a new look for their charity shop portfolio thanks to local sign makers Signs Express (Plymouth). St Luke's who, in the last 12 mont...

Tue May 08, 2018 7:44 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Lasercut.London finds Roland LEF-12i offers more than meets the eye.

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Views: 702

Lasercut.London finds Roland LEF-12i offers more than meets the eye.

http://uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/roland/rolandtextart/roland-dg-uk-news-header.jpg Clevedon, UK, May 2018 – Lasercut.London Ltd. is a specialist in its field, having evolved from a laser-cutting business to a problem-solving consultancy for high-end brands, offering design and manufact...

CSL Digital announces availability of DURAUV ink technology for Roland printers +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorials/csl-digital/car-wrapping/csl-digital-header.png CSL Digital, a leading distributor of wide format printing technologies, inks and ancillary products, has today announced the availabilty of the DURAUV 1600 – a new UV LED inkjet printer based on the...

Tue May 08, 2018 7:43 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Josero become approved distribution partner for Agfa

Replies: 0

Views: 653

Josero become approved distribution partner for Agfa

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/josero/Josero-printers-header.png Josero become approved distribution partner for Agfa Josero are delighted to announce that they have been granted full dealership for the new Agfa Anapurna H1650i LED printer. This follows two years of collaboratio...

Meet the street artist who made a thousand pounds by adding a Bitcoin QR code to his murals

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg Meet the street artist who made £1,000 by adding a Bitcoin QR code to his murals We have come a long way since the times artists depended on the patronage of kings and queens for their financial stability. But while gall...

Sun Apr 22, 2018 11:09 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Group101 goes into Liquidation - A final farewell

Replies: 12

Views: 2890

Group101 goes into Liquidation - A final farewell

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg Group101 goes into Liquidation - A final farewell It’s with great regret that as of Monday the 9th of April 2018 Group101 officially ceased trading and has been placed into voluntary liquidation. To help try and explain ...

Win a Renault Sport Formula OneTM Team experience during the Formula 1 2018 Hungarian Grand Prix

http://uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/roland/rolandtextart/roland-dg-uk-news-header.jpg Win high-octane prizes with Roland DG at Sign & Digital UK Clevedon, UK, April 2018 – Roland DG will present an electrifying array of digital printing and cutting equipment at Sign and Digital UK, bu...

Sun Apr 15, 2018 1:26 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Roland 'the only choice' for The Colour House's expansion plans

Replies: 0

Views: 853

Roland 'the only choice' for The Colour House's expansion plans

http://uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/roland/rolandtextart/roland-dg-uk-news-header.jpg Roland 'the only choice' for The Colour House's expansion plans Clevedon, UK, March 2018 – The Colour House has clocked up two decades in sign and print, and for the last ten years has depended on a Rola...

Sun Apr 08, 2018 5:38 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: High profile Mancunian sign shortlisted for national award

Replies: 0

Views: 751

High profile Mancunian sign shortlisted for national award

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/signsexpress/header.jpg High profile Mancunian sign shortlisted for national award A recent project coordinated by sign and graphics experts, Signs Express (Manchester), has been shortlisted in the Construction category at the British Sign Awards. ...

Mon Apr 02, 2018 5:43 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Worlds first colour 3D Printer with 10 million colours, the Mimaki 3DUJ 553 +VIDEO

Replies: 12

Views: 1971

Worlds first colour 3D Printer with 10 million colours, the Mimaki 3DUJ 553 +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg Mimaki has introduced the official campaign for its innovative 3DUJ-553 3D printer. Commercially available since January 2018, the Mimaki 3DUJ-553 3D printer is unique in its colour capabilities, with the ability to prod...

Thu Mar 29, 2018 12:11 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Roland DG to celebrate customers with Roland Hero Awards 2018

Replies: 0

Views: 676

Roland DG to celebrate customers with Roland Hero Awards 2018

http://uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/roland/rolandtextart/roland-dg-uk-news-header.jpg Roland DG to celebrate customers with Roland Hero Awards 2018 Clevedon, UK, March 2018 – Throughout 2018, Roland DG will be on a mission to find, celebrate and recognise the remarkable things achieved by...

Wed Mar 28, 2018 8:15 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Button-fix, Winner of Sign Industry Product of the Year - 2017 +VIDEO

Replies: 0

Views: 859

Button-fix, Winner of Sign Industry Product of the Year - 2017 +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/wmsmiths/william-smith-group-news.png One of the UK’s leading trade suppliers to the sign and graphics industry, William Smith, has strengthened its portfolio with the introduction of British Sign and Graphic Association’s (BSGA) 2017 Sign Industry...

Wm. Smith offer clients a variety of options with the latest additions to the firm's VION range.

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/wmsmiths/william-smith-group-news.png William Smith continues to offer its clients a variety of options with the latest in a string of additions to the firm's exclusive VION range. Due to increased popularity, the VION Monomeric Calendered Digital ...

Chancellor pledges to look at ways to combat the late payment culture impacting SMSs

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg Chancellor Philip Hammond has pledged to look at ways to combat the late payment culture impacting SMEs as part of his Spring Statement. In a speech to the House of Commons yesterday (13 March), the chancellor claimed th...

New signage scheme for Lincoln College, manufactured and installed by Allen Signs

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/Allen-Signs/allen-signs-header-image.png It’s hoped a new signage scheme manufactured and installed by Allen Signs will inspire students at Lincoln College to aim higher. The college on Monks Road wanted to create a more exciting learning environmen...

Tue Mar 13, 2018 1:15 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: British Sign Awards return in November 2018

Replies: 0

Views: 710

British Sign Awards return in November 2018

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/BSGA/bsga-newsletter-62/bsga-news-footer.png The British Sign Awards will be back at the Athena Centre in Leicester in November and this year will be hosted by Steve Davis, former world professional snooker champion and now a much-in-demand after d...

William Smith has bolstered its portfolio with new additions to its range of 3M coloured translucent

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/wmsmiths/william-smith-group-news.png William Smith has bolstered its portfolio with new additions to its range of 3M coloured translucent films Trade supplier to the sign and graphics industry, William Smith , has bolstered its portfolio with new ...

Sat Feb 17, 2018 7:10 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Sign maker breaks the law by changing traffic signs. +VIDEO

Replies: 0

Views: 1365

Sign maker breaks the law by changing traffic signs. +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg Richard Ankrom doesn't want anyone to get lost the way he did more than 20 years ago when he was driving through Los Angeles. "I was trying to get on the 5, and I missed my exit," says Ankrom. Years later, afte...

Mon Jan 29, 2018 1:53 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Profitable new personalisation solutions for the world of sports.

Replies: 0

Views: 951

Profitable new personalisation solutions for the world of sports.

http://uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/roland/rolandtextart/roland-dg-uk-news-header.jpg Roland DG's digital printing technology presents profitable new personalisation solutions for the world of sports at ISPO Munich 2018 The growth in consumer demand for customised sports equipment and app...

Sign & Digital UK launches online information initiative, [Sign & Digital Explains]

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/Sign-and-digital-uk-2018/Sign-and-digital-uk-2018-banner.png Sign & Digital UK launches online information initiative, ‘Sign & Digital Explains’ The Sign & Digital UK team at Faversham House have today announced the launch of Sign &...

Mon Jan 15, 2018 1:18 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Fifteen-year-old entrepreneur shows Roland is the technology of the future

Replies: 0

Views: 1061

Fifteen-year-old entrepreneur shows Roland is the technology of the future

http://uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/roland/rolandtextart/roland-dg-uk-news-header.jpg The history of Canvey Island, which lies off the South Coast of Essex in the Thames Estuary, is one of community, invention and survival. Measuring seven square miles, the island – which is below sea lev...

The largest advertising format ever used in a UK Shopping Centre - Paco Rabanne +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/pradapresson/bannerpresson.jpg PressOn, the large format digital printing company based in Chatham, Kent, recently worked with their Out-of-Home media client, Limited Space, for yet another eye-catching campaign for Paco Rabanne’s fragrances, 1 ...

Gallery of Police Super-cars from around the world and their reflective vinyl graphics.

A Police Rolls Royce joins the list of Police Super Cars from around the world. From Lambos to Bugatti, here are just ten Police Cars showing some very different reflective vinyl graphics.

Which ones your favourite?

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William Smith, announce additions of four print wrap films to its ever-growing range.

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/wmsmiths/william-smith-group-news.png One of the UK’s leading trade suppliers to the sign and graphics industry, William Smith, has announced the addition of four print wrap films to its ever-growing range. The Barnard Castle-based company, which i...

Sun Dec 17, 2017 7:04 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Contra Vision, a Campaign of expansion

Replies: 0

Views: 818

Contra Vision, a Campaign of expansion

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/wmsmiths/william-smith-group-news.png A Campaign of expansion It has been a busy year for Contra Vision® Campaign™ after winning SGIA’s Product of the Year 2016. The award recognised the fact that this short-term (monomeric) one-way vision material...

Sun Dec 17, 2017 6:41 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Drytacs, Protac Anti-Scratch Gloss now available in the UK and Ireland

Replies: 3

Views: 1033

Drytacs, Protac Anti-Scratch Gloss now available in the UK and Ireland

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/Drytac/drytac-header.jpg Protac Anti-Scratch Gloss is available from UK and Ireland distributor Antalis, which signalled that it would be taking on the product for distribution last week (1 December). It is a 100µm clear PET laminating film, with a...

Sun Dec 17, 2017 5:39 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Milton Keynes-based Nutmeg Studio is truly a business created out of love

Replies: 0

Views: 972

Milton Keynes-based Nutmeg Studio is truly a business created out of love

http://uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/roland/rolandtextart/roland-dg-uk-news-header.jpg Nutmeg Studio: a family business at home with Roland DG Clevedon, UK, 5 December 2017 – Milton Keynes-based Nutmeg Studio is truly a business created out of love. The company was initially founded as Nut...

Architextural has expanded its growing portfolio with new decorative glass patterns range from 3M

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/wmsmiths/william-smith-group-news.png Architextural has expanded its ever-growing portfolio of creative possibilities with the new decorative glass patterns range from 3M™. Bringing transparency, light and brightness to work and leisure environment...

William Smith add a new range of wrap films, to its 3M Wrap Film Series 1080 collection +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/wmsmiths/william-smith-group-news.png Trade supplier to the sign and graphics industry, William Smith, is pleased to announce a brand-new range of coloured wrap films, to its 3M Wrap Film Series 1080 collection. The Barnard Castle-based company wil...

Mon Nov 20, 2017 2:27 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Poppy Car Wrap leads remembrance drive, with support from Roland DG +VIDEO

Replies: 0

Views: 933

Poppy Car Wrap leads remembrance drive, with support from Roland DG +VIDEO

http://uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/roland/rolandtextart/roland-dg-uk-news-header.jpg Mission Motorsport’s Poppy Car leads remembrance drive, with support from Roland DG Clevedon, UK, 16 November 2017 – With the motto ‘Race, Retrain, Recover’, Mission Motorsport has been transforming the ...

Wed Nov 01, 2017 12:27 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: You thought that wrapping of rubber tyres was impossible? Hexis has did it! +VIDEO

Replies: 9

Views: 3081

You thought that wrapping of rubber tyres was impossible? Hexis has did it! +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg Be the first to create your own design! Customise and redesign the tyres of your cars, bicycles, motorhome... You thought customising tyres impossible? HEXIS did it! Be the first to create your own design, customise and ...

Seymour Sign & Print Ltd, successfully obtain judgement against Peterborough Sign Company.

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/seymour-signs/seymour-sign-print-header.png Seymour Sign & Print Ltd, successfully obtain judgement against Peterborough Sign Company. On Monday 23rd October 2017, Seymour Sign & Print Ltd successfully obtained a judgement at the Intelle...

Barnard Castle trade supplier slides a new wrappable reflective film onto the market +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/wmsmiths/william-smith-group-news.png William Smith , one of the UK’s leading trade suppliers to the sign and graphics industry, has announced the addition of an exciting new product to its ever-growing range of 3M wrap films. 3M™ Scotchlite™ Print...

Sun Oct 15, 2017 2:53 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: What the F*** Letter falls off the wall during Prime Ministers speech. +VIDEO

Replies: 0

Views: 1175

What the F*** Letter falls off the wall during Prime Ministers speech. +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg Watch the moment as the letter F falls off the slogan behind the prime minister as she gives her closing speech at the Conservative party conference. So, which of us lot is going to admit to having fitted this one? :bigs...

Footie ballsup: Petition kicks off to fix 'geometrically impossible' street signs +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg Footie ballsup: Petition kicks off to fix 'geometrically impossible' street signs A petition has been launched to update the UK Traffic Signs Regulations to include a geometrically correct football. The ball shown on UK ...

Sun Oct 01, 2017 4:30 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: 3D animated + Interactive digital Billboards +VIDEOS

Replies: 0

Views: 1082

3D animated + Interactive digital Billboards +VIDEOS

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg We thought we would post this video of a new 3D Billboard Sign by Coca-Cola, featured at Times Square, New York. We think you will agree it is very impressive and shows were things are heading in this area of the industr...

Mon Sep 25, 2017 2:53 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: New signs surprise for students from Preston signage experts.

Replies: 0

Views: 1363

New signs surprise for students from Preston signage experts.

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/signsexpress/header.jpg New signs surprise for students from Preston signage experts Students returning to school after the summer holidays were welcomed by eye-catching new wall coverings on the walls and windows. The colourful contract for Moor P...

Mon Sep 25, 2017 2:53 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Police set-up road block for Blood Splattered BMW 4x4

Replies: 1

Views: 1950

Police set-up road block for Blood Splattered BMW 4x4

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg Around 4:30am Sunday Morning, a taxi driver alerted the Police that he had just passed a Blood splattered BMW 4x4 car passing him, and was convinced he must have run over someone and continued driving. The Police immedia...

Mon Sep 25, 2017 2:53 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Mr. Cricket knocks competition for six with Roland DG TrueVIS SG-300 investment

Replies: 0

Views: 1057

Mr. Cricket knocks competition for six with Roland DG TrueVIS SG-300 investment

http://uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/roland/rolandtextart/roland-dg-uk-news-header.jpg Mr. Cricket knocks competition for six with Roland DG TrueVIS SG-300 investment Clevedon, UK, [20 September, 2017] – Sporting equipment supplier, Mr. Cricket has brought lucrative personalisation service...

Mon Sep 25, 2017 2:53 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: UK’s Leading Signs and Graphics Established in Scarborough

Replies: 0

Views: 1026

UK’s Leading Signs and Graphics Established in Scarborough

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/signsexpress/header.jpg UK’s Leading Signs and Graphics Established in Scarborough The UK’s most Googled signs brand, Signs Express, has just opened a new centre in Scarborough, a franchise territory in which the company has never before been repre...

Mon Sep 11, 2017 2:42 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: The Vinyl Guys show us how they transformed a side line into a business.

Replies: 0

Views: 1332

The Vinyl Guys show us how they transformed a side line into a business.

http://uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/roland/rolandtextart/roland-dg-uk-news-header.jpg Transforming a side line to a business is simple with Roland DG Technology. The Vinyl Guys show us how. Ever wanted to turn a sideline into your main, profit-driving day job? The Vinyl Guys did just that...

Tue Sep 05, 2017 12:59 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: One of the most highly-anticipated trade events of the year is Coming Soon! +VIDEO

Replies: 0

Views: 1277

One of the most highly-anticipated trade events of the year is Coming Soon! +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/wmsmiths/william-smith-group-news.png The UK’s oldest sign maker and leading trade supplier to the sign and graphics industry, is opening its doors and holding one of the most highly-anticipated trade events of the year. The William Smith Group 183...

Sun Aug 20, 2017 8:35 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Signs Express Lapping up the Countryside for Charity

Replies: 7

Views: 1681

Signs Express Lapping up the Countryside for Charity

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/signsexpress/header.jpg Signs Express Lapping up the Countryside for Charity For the third year in a row, the UK’s leading signs and graphics company, Signs Express, which is headquartered in Norwich, are supporting the Lap of Anglia – a gruelling ...

Sun Aug 20, 2017 2:19 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Fresh Graphics expands its business offering. +VIDEO

Replies: 0

Views: 1033

Fresh Graphics expands its business offering. +VIDEO

http://uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/roland/rolandtextart/roland-dg-uk-news-header.jpg Fresh Graphics expands business offering with Roland DG Steve Laing, founder of Fresh Graphics, explains why he believes Roland DG is the supercar equivalent of the print industry and the key to commerci...

Sun Jul 30, 2017 3:05 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Signs point to a bright future for Lancashire company after major contract wins.

Replies: 18

Views: 4444

Signs point to a bright future for Lancashire company after major contract wins.

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/signsexpress/header.jpg Preston-based Signs Express (Central Lancashire) is working on projects ranging from construction to health and education and is now employing a 15-strong workforce at its Rough Hey headquarters. The company designs, produce...

Sun Jul 23, 2017 3:38 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: CSL Digital offers chance to WIN a Fujifilm printer

Replies: 0

Views: 1112

CSL Digital offers chance to WIN a Fujifilm printer

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorials/csl-digital/car-wrapping/csl-digital-header.png CSL Digital offers chance to win a Fujifilm printer July 21st 2017 - CSL Digital, a specialist supplier of Fujifilm wide format UV printing technologies to the sign and display markets in the UK, has...

Sun Jul 23, 2017 2:42 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Super speed stitching and finishing from Group101 +VIDEO

Replies: 4

Views: 1850

Super speed stitching and finishing from Group101 +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/group101/new-website/group101-header-image.png Super speed stitching and finishing from Group101 Group101 turns to Atech for a super high end sewing and finishing solution, thus enabling them to keep up with the ever growing demands of their client...

Sun Jul 23, 2017 1:16 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Peak UK expands its product across the globe with help from Roland DG

Replies: 0

Views: 1023

Peak UK expands its product across the globe with help from Roland DG

http://uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/roland/rolandtextart/roland-dg-uk-news-header.jpg Peak UK expands its product across the globe with help from Roland DG The kayaking apparel company spent four years designing its pioneering Racer ST garment, which contributed towards Team GB’s Joe Clar...

Mon Jul 17, 2017 4:38 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: MRI Room Wraps help significantly lower the need for sedated children. +VIDEO

Replies: 4

Views: 2230

MRI Room Wraps help significantly lower the need for sedated children. +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg The sight of a terrified little girl about to have an MRI scan gave Doug Dietz a different perspective on his work as an industrial designer at GE Healthcare — and led to a project that has turned imaging departments at ...

2000+ Sign makers, Printers and Wrappers now have Signapp installed on their mobile devices! +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/signapp/signapp-launch/signapp-news-footer-image.png uksignboards.com is delighted to announce clocking over 2000+ users of its mobile phone application, Signapp! Signapp mobile phone application is completely free and available to download for bot...

Sat Jun 17, 2017 10:11 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Sussex based Sign company, Art D Signs celebrates 40 years in business.

Replies: 0

Views: 1222

Sussex based Sign company, Art D Signs celebrates 40 years in business.

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg Sign-writing, vehicle graphics and vehicle wrapping specialist Art D’Signs is celebrating 40 years in business this month and has attributed its longevity to its customer-focused service, expertise and approachability. H...

Wed Jun 14, 2017 11:43 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Adding Value and Impact to vehicle wraps with 3D! +VIDEO

Replies: 0

Views: 1317

Adding Value and Impact to vehicle wraps with 3D! +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg Although to some print service providers, 3D printing might seem like a relatively new phenomenon, it has in fact been around for over three decades, transforming the production processes within the manufacturing world. ...

Norfolk based Structure-flex, nominated for its work on a range of lorry curtains +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg Structure-flex, one of Europe’s leading suppliers of flexible fabric products, has been nominated for a prestigious industry award in the Wide Format And Super Wide Format category of the Digital Print, Design & Mark...

Tue Jun 06, 2017 12:01 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: ArtSystems scoops two HP Accredited Graphics Service Partner Awards.

Replies: 0

Views: 1210

ArtSystems scoops two HP Accredited Graphics Service Partner Awards.

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/signextra/artsystems/hp/header.jpg ArtSystems scoops two HP Accredited Graphics Service Partner Awards at the annual HP GSS EMEA Master Engineer event in Barcelona The Technical Support Team of ArtSystems, the Nottingham-based HP trade distributor was the top per...

Tue May 30, 2017 9:36 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: New Premises and New DTG Printers for Shirt Monkey. +VIDEO

Replies: 0

Views: 1277

New Premises and New DTG Printers for Shirt Monkey. +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg Shirt Monkey have completed a move into a new 10,000 sq-ft production facility in Winsford, Cheshire. The move sees the company step into a new unit almost 4 times larger than the old premises just a few miles down the r...

Fri May 26, 2017 12:03 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Metamark (UK) Ltd announce completion of a 62 million management buyout.

Replies: 0

Views: 1375

Metamark (UK) Ltd announce completion of a 62 million management buyout.

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/BSGA/bsga-newsletter-62/bsga-news-footer.png Metamark (UK) Limited is pleased to announce the completion of a £62 million management buyout of the business from the founder shareholders, Mark Bateson and Mike Stuart.The management team was led by P...

Hollywood Monster deliver a range of internal and external Signs for Appex House, Birmingham. +VIDEO

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/hollywood-monster/hollywood-monster-logo.jpg http://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/hollywood-monster/appex-house/appexhouse-sign.jpg Apex House located in Birmingham city centre offers newly refurbished, high specification air-conditi...

Tue May 23, 2017 11:53 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Signs Express Crawley Embarks on New Adventure

Replies: 0

Views: 1263

Signs Express Crawley Embarks on New Adventure

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/signsexpress/header.jpg Signs Express, the UK’s leading signs and graphics company, is pleased to welcome Nick Hagan as the new owner of Signs Express (Crawley). A man of many talents, Nick Hagan, has experience as a traditional sign writer, guilde...

Tue May 02, 2017 4:40 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Signs of growth for Smith with launch of independent website

Replies: 0

Views: 1208

Signs of growth for Smith with launch of independent website

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/smith/new-brand/smith-news-banner-header.png Smith, the manufacturing arm of leading sign and graphics supplier William Smith, is branching out with the launch of its own website. Smith customers will have access to a wealth of information specific ...

Tue May 02, 2017 4:27 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: National Safety Supplies, winners of the Sign & Digital UK 2017 competition

Replies: 0

Views: 1138

National Safety Supplies, winners of the Sign & Digital UK 2017 competition

http://uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/roland/rolandtextart/roland-dg-uk-news-header.jpg Roland DG announces National Safety Supplies as the winner of the Sign & Digital UK 2017 SG-540 Competition Roland DG has today announced the winner of the popular TrueVIS SG-540 Competition, which r...

Tue May 02, 2017 4:09 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Roland DG Launches New Interactive and Responsive Website

Replies: 0

Views: 1067

Roland DG Launches New Interactive and Responsive Website

http://uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/roland/rolandtextart/roland-dg-uk-news-header.jpg Roland DG Launches New Interactive and Responsive website Clevedon, UK, 13th April 2017: Roland DG (UK) Ltd has launched a new company website , with an interactive and responsive design, to improve visi...

Tue Apr 18, 2017 8:30 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: New, Game-changing Arlon SLX Digital Wrap Film now available +VIDEOS

Replies: 3

Views: 1944

New, Game-changing Arlon SLX Digital Wrap Film now available +VIDEOS

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/wmsmiths/william-smith-group-news.png William Smith, the UK's leading trade supplier to the sign and graphics industry, has announced the addition of yet another game-changing product to its ever-growing range of industry leading materials. Arlon S...

Mon Apr 10, 2017 8:49 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: New, re-energised 3M Print Wrap Film IJ180mC +VIDEO

Replies: 0

Views: 1195

New, re-energised 3M Print Wrap Film IJ180mC +VIDEO

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/signextra/wmsmith2012/pvl/header.jpg Trade supplier to the sign and graphics industry, William Smith, is pleased to announce a new, re-energised addition to its extensive range of 3M vehicle wrapping products. The Barnard Castle-based company will stock 3M Print W...

Mon Apr 03, 2017 9:38 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Grammar Vigilante of Bristol's Signs. The 'Apostrophiser' +VIDEO

Replies: 0

Views: 1305

Grammar Vigilante of Bristol's Signs. The 'Apostrophiser' +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg [BBvideo 500,303:1gct21yb]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_sdtVTtaDdw[/BBvideo:1gct21yb] Grammar Vigilante of Bristol's Signs. For years, it has been rumoured that somebody has been going out late at night, correcting ba...

Wed Mar 22, 2017 11:23 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Dan Osterbery: "my Mounters Mate is an excellent addition to the family" +VIDEO

Replies: 4

Views: 2003

Dan Osterbery: "my Mounters Mate is an excellent addition to the family" +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/mounters-mate/mounters-mate-header.png Dan Osterbery: "my Mounters Mate is an excellent addition to the family". DCD Production’s Mounter’s Mate Workstation has quickly become an indispensible part of the team, so much so that it has even...

Mon Mar 20, 2017 1:37 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: CSL Digital partners with Fujifilm at Sign and Digital UK 2017 +VIDEO

Replies: 0

Views: 1272

CSL Digital partners with Fujifilm at Sign and Digital UK 2017 +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorials/csl-digital/car-wrapping/csl-digital-header.png CSL Digital partners with Fujifilm at Sign and Digital UK 2017 CSL Digital, in partnership with Fujifilm, will present the latest Acuity UV print technologies on Stand H32 at Sign + Digital UK 2017. ...

Mon Mar 20, 2017 1:17 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Smith datasheets to provide key signage information to industry professionals

Replies: 0

Views: 1281

Smith datasheets to provide key signage information to industry professionals

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/smith/new-brand/smith-news-banner-header.png Smith datasheets to provide key signage information to industry professionals Smith, the manufacturing arm of the UK’s oldest signmaker, William Smith, has designed a series of technical datasheets to pro...

Mon Mar 20, 2017 1:10 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Roland DG to unveil latest generation technology at Sign & Digital UK 2017

Replies: 1

Views: 1542

Roland DG to unveil latest generation technology at Sign & Digital UK 2017

http://uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/roland/rolandtextart/roland-dg-uk-news-header.jpg Roland DG to unveil latest generation technology at Sign & Digital UK 2017 Following on from the exciting announcement of their TrueVIS SG Competition, Roland DG are pleased to reveal that their late...

Thu Mar 16, 2017 2:20 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: William Smith impresses with Avery Dennison Facade Film +VIDEO

Replies: 0

Views: 1321

William Smith impresses with Avery Dennison Facade Film +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/wmsmiths/william-smith-group-news.png Barnard Castle-based sign maker, William Smith, proved the perfect recommendation for DeSigns Signage in its recent project for South Hunsley School. Considered one of the UK's leading signage and vehicle brand...

Mon Mar 13, 2017 12:38 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Surrey based, Boss Dog Leads the Pack +VIDEO

Replies: 0

Views: 1534

Surrey based, Boss Dog Leads the Pack +VIDEO

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/printmax/boss-dog/boss-dog-header.png Boss Dog Leads the Pack Surrey based, Boss Dog are a well-established vehicle wrapping experts! Leading the pack when it came to competitors; they have wrapped for some seriously big names including Chelsea foot...

Printrites possibilities are virtually endless with VersaUV LEF-300 UV-LED flatbed printer +VIDEO

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/printmax/printrite/printrite-printmax.png Printrite’s possibilities are virtually endless with Roland’s UV LEF 300 Coventry based Printrite Ltd have been trading in the print industry for over 45 years. With a wealth of knowledge and expertise, Prin...

Fri Mar 10, 2017 12:39 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Roland DG to unveil latest generation technology at Sign & Digital UK 2017

Replies: 1

Views: 1542

Roland DG to unveil latest generation technology at Sign & Digital UK 2017

Roland DG Announces New Generation of CAMM-1 Professional Vinyl Cutters, Delivering Best-In-Class Features and Productivity Roland DG Corporation, a leading manufacturer of wide-format inkjet printers, printer/cutters and vinyl cutters worldwide, today announced the launch of the GR-640/540/420 pro...

Roland DG Announces New ErgoSoft Roland Edition 2 RIP Software for Texart Dye-Sublimation Printers

http://uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/roland/rolandtextart/roland-dg-uk-news-header.jpg Roland DG Announces New ErgoSoft Roland Edition 2 RIP Software for its Texart Dye-Sublimation Transfer Printers Roland DG Corporation, a leading manufacturer of wide-format inkjet printers and printer/cu...

Group101 kicked off the year with an investment in a DYSS X7-1630C Superhead Digital Cutter.

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/group101/new-website/group101-header-image.png Essex-based trade printer, Group101, has kicked off the year with an investment in a DYSS X7-1630C Superhead Digital Cutter. The DYSS X7 came with the K-CUT Vision PRO automatic camera registration sys...

Sun Feb 19, 2017 3:41 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Ford patent could mean cars can change their spots, but only when it rains +VIDEO

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Views: 1326

Ford patent could mean cars can change their spots, but only when it rains +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg Lamborghini_Aventador.png Ford patent could mean cars can change their spots – but only when it rains! You might have seen those novelty T-shirts in American tourist resorts that change colour when they get warm. Now, im...

Will I get paid if Donald Trump marries Hillary Clinton? asks the sign maker to the customer.

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg AN angry Sign Maker is using Raith Rovers and Donald Trump to try to shame a hotel into settling what he claims is an unpaid bill. Sandy McLure reckons his sign-making business is still owed £750 by the hotel for signs, ...

Hollywood Monster go to great lengths to get signs up for it's clients Roxhill, Rugby Gateway +VIDEO

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/hollywood-monster/hollywood-monster-logo.jpg Hollywood Monster go to great lengths to get signs up for our clients Roxhill, Rugby Gateway. Situated on junction 1 on the M6 motorway, this project for Roxhill required a 200 tonne crane, 70 tonne addit...

Tue Jan 31, 2017 1:40 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Woodland Project Flourishes with Signs Express (Lincoln)

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Views: 1272

Woodland Project Flourishes with Signs Express (Lincoln)

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/signsexpress/header.jpg Woodland Project Flourishes with Signs Express Signs Express, the UK’s leading signs and graphics company, has been getting its hands dirty with the Woodland Project based in Lincolnshire helping to create over 2,500 bespoke...

Mon Jan 23, 2017 9:49 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: The city of Hull are all fired up for their City of Culture 2017.

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Views: 1184

The city of Hull are all fired up for their City of Culture 2017.

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/signsexpress/header.jpg The city of Hull are all fired up for their City of Culture 2017. signs-express-fire-engine.jpg As part of this year’s programme of events for City of Culture 2017, Signs Express (Hull) has provided a full truck wrap for Hum...

Mon Jan 16, 2017 10:35 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Old street signs raise £20,000 for Ceredigion Museum.

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Views: 1299

Old street signs raise £20,000 for Ceredigion Museum.

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg A “MAGICAL” auction of Aberystwyth’s former street signs is thought to have raised up to £20,000 for Ceredigion Museum. streetsigns.png The auction was held at the museum’s home at The Coliseum, Terrace Road, on Monday n...

New Year brings three new arrivals signalling another bold statement from William Smith

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/wmsmiths/william-smith-group-news.png New Year brings three new arrivals signalling another bold statement from William Smith The UK's oldest sign maker and leading trade supplier to the sign and graphics industry has leapt into 2017 with the annou...

Sun Jan 01, 2017 9:14 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Hollywood Sign now reads Hollyweed +VIDEO

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Views: 1278

Hollywood Sign now reads Hollyweed +VIDEO

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Fri Dec 30, 2016 3:07 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: HP 3D Printing - Multi Jet Fusion technology - Featured Video

Replies: 0

Views: 1286

HP 3D Printing - Multi Jet Fusion technology - Featured Video

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg [BBvideo 500,303:mainnhke]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XopRNF3ptgM[/BBvideo:mainnhke] HP’s Multi Jet Fusion technology produces quality, functional parts at a production speed which is up to 10 times faster than today...

Wed Dec 28, 2016 7:25 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Roland DG announces attendance at Sign & Digital UK 2017

Replies: 0

Views: 1137

Roland DG announces attendance at Sign & Digital UK 2017

http://uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/roland/rolandtextart/roland-dg-uk-news-header.jpg Roland DG announces attendance at Sign & Digital UK 2017 Roland DG UK are pleased to announce that they will once more be at Sign & Digital 2017, on 28th-30th March 2017 at the NEC, Birmingham; w...

Print, Customise and Profit with Roland DG’s new LEF-200 UV Flatbed Printer +VIDEO

http://uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/roland/rolandtextart/roland-dg-uk-news-header.jpg Print, Customise and Profit with Roland DG’s new LEF-200 UV Flatbed Printer Clevedon, UK, 10th January 2017 – With the fast-growing desire of consumers and businesses for personalisation and bespoke good...

Fri Dec 23, 2016 10:16 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Allen Signs completes project with English premiership rugby club Leicester Tigers

Replies: 0

Views: 1219

Allen Signs completes project with English premiership rugby club Leicester Tigers

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/Allen-Signs/allen-signs-header-image.png North Hykeham-based Allen Signs has completed a project worth over £80,000 with English premiership rugby club the Leicester Tigers. The signage and vehicle livery specialist, which recently celebrated its 50...

Thu Dec 22, 2016 1:02 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Hawes Signs enters administration after 67 years of trading.

Replies: 3

Views: 3326

Hawes Signs enters administration after 67 years of trading.

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg Historic Northampton sign company has entered administration after 67 years of trading. Hawes Signs, which is based on Moulton Park, is one of the largest signage businesses in the UK, but has appointed administrators fr...

Tue Dec 20, 2016 9:43 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: William Smiths takes on "The Mannequin Challenge"

Replies: 0

Views: 1276

William Smiths takes on "The Mannequin Challenge"

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/wmsmiths/william-smith-group-news.png So who is next for "The Mannequin Challenge" we thought? turns out it's none other than Barnard Castle based trade supplier William Smiths! Have a look at the following video and see what the smiths t...

Sat Dec 10, 2016 5:45 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Astley Signs acquires fellow sign manufacturer Sign of the Times. +VIDEO

Replies: 0

Views: 1424

Astley Signs acquires fellow sign manufacturer Sign of the Times. +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg Gateshead-headquartered Astley Signs has acquired fellow sign manufacturer Sign of the Times. The deal for the signmaker completed in October for an undisclosed fee and comes as Astley looks to expand its service offerin...

Thu Dec 08, 2016 11:17 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Lexus wrapped in 42,999 LED lights. +VIDEO

Replies: 5

Views: 2126

Lexus wrapped in 42,999 LED lights. +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg To highlight the impressive styling of the new 2017 IS, Lexus today unveiled a custom vehicle wrapped in 41,999 programmable LEDs that turn the car into a screen capable of broadcasting dynamic graphics and videos. The c...

Mon Nov 28, 2016 5:23 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Joyce Design takes on The Mannequin Challenge +VIDEO

Replies: 2

Views: 1613

Joyce Design takes on The Mannequin Challenge +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/joyce-design/joyce-design-header.png Essex based Joyce Designs is another Sign and Print company that has taken on "The Mannequin Challenge", a current viral Internet video trend where people remain frozen in action like mannequins whi...

Mon Nov 28, 2016 4:12 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: AXYZ router ups the tempo at William Smith

Replies: 0

Views: 1234

AXYZ router ups the tempo at William Smith

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/smith/new-brand/smith-news-banner-header.png AXYZ router ups the tempo at William Smith Marking the introduction of the Smith brand as the new manufacturing arm of its business, leading trade-only supplier William Smith has invested significantly in...

Mon Nov 21, 2016 9:53 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: CitySign take on The Mannequin Challenge +VIDEO

Replies: 0

Views: 1492

CitySign take on The Mannequin Challenge +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/citysign/citysign-sweden-header-image.png Long term uksignboards.com member Simon Polakof and the team at CitySign in Sweden take on the "The Mannequin Challenge", which is a current viral Internet video trend where people remain froze...

Mon Nov 07, 2016 9:49 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Winner of "Wrap Like a King" 2016, Exotic Graphix +VIDEO

Replies: 3

Views: 1705

Winner of "Wrap Like a King" 2016, Exotic Graphix +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg Exotic Graphix takes on the world with ‘TOXIC RAT’ After months of research and testing, here is the Exotic Graphix entry into Avery Dennison’s Wrap like a King Challenge 2016. Named ‘TOXIC RAT’, our 1930 Ford Tudor has ...

Sun Nov 06, 2016 4:33 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Velvet Wrapped Maserati Ghibli drawing a Crowd in Monaco +VIDEO

Replies: 4

Views: 1934

Velvet Wrapped Maserati Ghibli drawing a Crowd in Monaco +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg Velvet Maserati Ghibli is a Black Cat in Monaco's Casino Square Why the Kardashians keep coming up every time one of these wrap cars show up. A trend that seems to have originated in London, where a Rolls-Royce or Ferrar...

Joint-winners of the Roland DG Young Signmaker of the Year 2016 award announced at BSGA Sign Awards

http://uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/roland/rolandtextart/roland-dg-uk-news-header.jpg Following on from a record high standard of entries, it was too hard for judges to select just one winner of the ‘Roland DG Young Signmaker of the Year’ award 2016 and as such two entrants were named joi...

Roland DG’s VersaWorks Dual RIP Software Now Supports Newly Purchased Roland Inkjet Printers

http://uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/roland/rolandtextart/roland-dg-uk-news-header.jpg Roland DG’s Powerful VersaWorks Dual RIP Software Now Supports Newly Purchased Roland Inkjet Printers Clevedon, UK, 2nd November 2016 – Roland DG Corporation, a leading manufacturer of wide-format inkjet...

Fri Oct 07, 2016 1:17 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Warmer winter views with 3M Thinsulate Window Film from William Smith +VIDEO

Replies: 0

Views: 1229

Warmer winter views with 3M Thinsulate Window Film from William Smith +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/wmsmiths/william-smith-group-news.png Warmer winter views with 3M Thinsulate Window Film from William Smith With Winter fast approaching, the UK’s leading trade supplier to the sign and graphics industry is offering a new way to keep both windows a...

Sign artists, the men & women who create works of art to hang outside our public houses

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg They are, and were, some of the most talented and underrated artists in our midst but most of us take their work for granted, walk on by, and rarely know their names. The sketches they made would be kept for 20 years or ...

Torbay Council to use unique reusable graphics system to promote recycling initiatives +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg Specialist vehicle graphics company Spedian, renowned for its unique reusable graphics system, has won the contract to install its revolutionary Spedian system to 10 of Torbay Council’s refuse collection vehicles. Torbay...

Fri Oct 07, 2016 1:16 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Novelty Swedish street signs get pedestrians dancing +VIDEO

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Views: 1128

Novelty Swedish street signs get pedestrians dancing +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg A town in northern Sweden is encouraging pedestrians to hop, skip and even play air guitar like Chuck Berry as they cross the road, with a series of new street signs. Haparanda Council says it's part of a scheme launched...

Fri Oct 07, 2016 1:16 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Printers & buyers have issued warnings about a London-based print farmer.

Replies: 0

Views: 1436

Printers & buyers have issued warnings about a London-based print farmer.

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg Printers and buyers have issued warnings about a London-based print farmer that takes deposits for jobs and then, often quoting alleged production problems, fails to deliver full orders. Concerns are being raised about H...

MK DeSigns moves into popular Teesside business centre to meet increased demand from customers

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg MK DeSigns who specialise in vehicle graphics has moved into one of Teesside’s most popular business centres to meet increased demand from customers that include former SSI employees setting up their own businesses. MK D...

Wed Sep 21, 2016 10:26 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Articles from the latest BSGA Newsletter No. 62

Replies: 0

Views: 1517

Articles from the latest BSGA Newsletter No. 62

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/BSGA/bsga-newsletter-62/bsga-news-header.png SIGN INSTALLER SUFFERED FRACTURED SKULL AND SPINE AFTER FALL A Sheffield-based sign business was fined £20,000 by Chesterfield magistrates after one of its workers fell five metres off a flat roof while ...

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See the latest technology, demonstrations and offers at Roland DG’s series of Experience Days

http://uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/roland/rolandtextart/roland-dg-uk-news-header.jpg See the latest technology, demonstrations and offers at Roland DG’s series of Experience Days Clevedon, UK, 29th September 2016: Roland DG, the market leading manufacturer of wide-format print & cut ...

Sun Aug 07, 2016 7:54 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: William Smith is redeveloping its fabrication facility.

Replies: 0

Views: 1211

William Smith is redeveloping its fabrication facility.

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/smith/new-brand/smith-news-banner-header.png The UK’s oldest sign maker and premier supplier to the graphics industry, William Smith, is redeveloping its fabrication facility. The construction of a purpose-built distribution warehouse at a new site ...

Sun Aug 07, 2016 7:54 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: CSL invites uksignboards.com members to Go Creative at Fujifilm UK

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Views: 1140

CSL invites uksignboards.com members to Go Creative at Fujifilm UK

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorials/csl-digital/car-wrapping/csl-digital-header.png As a specialist dealer for Fujifilm UV inkjet printers, CSL Digital is delighted to invite uksignboards.com members to join them at a special GO CREATIVE showcase event being staged at the head offic...

Tees Valley Arts organisation brightens up two bridges in the largest park in Darlington

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/signsexpress/header.jpg Building Bridges Darlington-based sign company, Signs Express, has been working closely with local artist Vicky Holbrough and Tees Valley Arts organisation to brighten up two bridges in the largest park in Darlington. Tees V...

Sun Aug 07, 2016 7:53 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Roland DG UK collaborates with Roland UK for Bill Bailey St Pancras Performance

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Views: 1184

Roland DG UK collaborates with Roland UK for Bill Bailey St Pancras Performance

http://uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/roland/rolandtextart/roland-dg-uk-news-header.jpg Roland DG UK collaborates with Roland UK for Bill Bailey St Pancras Performance Earlier this year, comedian Bill Bailey surprised commuters at St Pancras International train station with a pop-up perform...

The country's oldest signmaker has gone back to its roots with the launch of a new brand.

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/smith/new-brand/smith-news-banner-header.png The country's oldest signmaker has gone back to its roots with the launch of a new brand. Considered the UK's leading trade supplier to the sign and graphics industry, William Smith has unveiled the Smith...

Sun Aug 07, 2016 7:52 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Team GB's Gold Medalists To Get a "Gold Wrapped" Leaf from Nissan

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Views: 1362

Team GB's Gold Medalists To Get a "Gold Wrapped" Leaf from Nissan

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg Nissan's connection with Olympic Gold medalists is not something that began yesterday. Four years ago, Nissan teamed up with Usain Bolt to build a one-off GT-R featuring a gold exterior. Usain's gold wrapped GT-R was lat...

Sun Aug 07, 2016 7:52 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Signs Express Warrington re-brand Edinburgh's Waverly Mall.

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Views: 1248

Signs Express Warrington re-brand Edinburgh's Waverly Mall.

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/signsexpress/header.jpg Signs Express (Warrington) commissioned to rebrand another shopping centre Signs Express (Warrington) adds another shopping centre rebrand to their portfolio, having previously assisted Cockhedge Shopping Centre in a complet...

Sun Aug 07, 2016 7:52 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Signs Express Glasgow, helping to power the future at Glasgow Science Centre

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Views: 1275

Signs Express Glasgow, helping to power the future at Glasgow Science Centre

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/signsexpress/header.jpg Signs Express helping to power the future at Glasgow Science Centre Hillington Park based sign makers, Signs Express, worked together with Glasgow Science Centre on a brand new interactive exhibition. ‘Powering The Future’ i...

Signwright (UK) to secure and complete on time a prestigious contract for Beverley Race Course

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/signextra/wmsmith2012/pvl/header.jpg SIGNWRIGHT (UK) PASSES THE FINISHING LINE ON TIME WITH OUTSTANDING SUPPORT FROM WILLIAM SMITH Support and advice from William Smith’s technical sales team enabled Signwright (UK) to secure and complete on time a prestigious con...

Sun Aug 07, 2016 7:51 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Steve Jobs, Richard Branson & Guy Kawasaki talk branding!

Replies: 0

Views: 1286

Steve Jobs, Richard Branson & Guy Kawasaki talk branding!

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg "The chance to make a memory is the essence of brand marketing" are the words of Steve Jobs, one of the greatest brand strategists in corporate history. "Think Different" was the maxim pervading Job’s...

Print professional Scott Evans was just 18 when he started out in the print industry seven years ago

http://uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/roland/2016/wallpaperink/wallpaper-ink-news-header.png Business owner, Scott Evans, explains why a partnership with Roland DG goes beyond the purchase of a machine… Print professional Scott Evans was just 18 when he started out in the print industry sev...

Photographic quality Shimmerdisc, a method using thousands of light-reflecting discs +VIDEO

http://uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/roland/2016/Shimmerdisc/shimmer-disc-news-header.png Innovation is a word that can be overused, but at this year’s Sign & Digital UK there was true excitement amongst signage professionals for an innovative new business formed by digital print veter...

Sun Aug 07, 2016 7:50 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: 3M Vehicle Wrap materials hit the marque for APM Customs

Replies: 0

Views: 1276

3M Vehicle Wrap materials hit the marque for APM Customs

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/wmsmiths/william-smiths-2016/william-smiths-new-factory/william-smiths-news-header.jpg 3M VEHICLE WRAP MATERIALS HIT THE MARQUE FOR APM CUSTOMS APM Customs, together with SMC Automotive and GT Cars Chester, recently held an open day event, with the ...

T’Go Creative have introduced the ‘future of print and cut’ to their growing business.

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/printmax/printmax-2016/tgo-creative/tgo-creative-header-image.png T’Go boldly into the future Perthshire based, design led, full service agency, T’Go Creative have introduced the ‘future of print and cut’ to their growing business. From humble begi...

Sun Aug 07, 2016 7:50 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Insurance Companies refuse to accept sign materials

Replies: 0

Views: 1502

Insurance Companies refuse to accept sign materials

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/BSGA/bsgapresidentelected/header.jpg The BSGA has recently been made aware that some insurance companies are refusing to insure buildings that are ‘wrapped’ in materials fixed to scaffolding unless the materials used conform to a Loss Prevention Sta...

Sun Jun 26, 2016 3:05 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: 3,000 square meter wall image revealed for the Rio Olympic Games - Featured Video

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Views: 1456

3,000 square meter wall image revealed for the Rio Olympic Games - Featured Video

Brazilian street artist Eduardo Kobra has created a 3,000 square meter wall image. "Etnias" shows indigenous people from five continents. The (32,291-square-foot) mural was unveiled in Rio de Janeiro on Saturday 6th August 2016. [BBvideo 500,303:bbozxd3n]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JoN...

Member of staff falls to his death at Sign & Display company Whitegyll Plastics, Bradford.

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg The Bradford-based firm, whose services include digital and screen printing, was sentenced over the June 2014 incident last week. Richard Perry, 43, fell 5.5 metres through a fragile roof light to the fabrications depart...

uksignboards.com launch Version 2 of its mobile phone application, Signapp! +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/signapp/signapp-launch/signapp-news-header-image.png uksignboards.com launch Version 2 of its mobile phone application, Signapp! [BBvideo 500,303:2ulsrkx8]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AP4wiee6pvg[/BBvideo:2ulsrkx8] Signapp mobile phone applicati...

Sun Jun 26, 2016 3:04 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Roland DG announces availability of specialist Texart Fluor ink +VIDEO

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Views: 1233

Roland DG announces availability of specialist Texart Fluor ink +VIDEO

http://uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/roland/rolandtextart/roland-dg-uk-news-header.jpg Roland DG are pleased to announce the UK availability of Texart Fluor inks, adding an amazing range of fluorescent colours to the already wide gamut. Texart XT-640 and Texart RT-640 users are offered the...

Group101, stages a grand entry into wide format direct-to-textile printing for the trade. + VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/group101/new-website/group101-header-image.png Group101 ‘stages’ a grand entry into wide format direct-to-textile print with a new MTEX 5032Pro Wide format print and signage specialist Group101 has expanded its offer thanks to a recent investment i...

Graphic Designer Aaron Draplin, shows how to go about creating a company logo. + VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg [BBvideo 500,303:2uig4ene]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4N_nOIhFIU0[/BBvideo:2uig4ene] Most logos aren't designed in fifteen minutes, but most designers aren't Aaron Draplin. Aaron's a Portland fixture by way of the Mi...

Sun Jun 26, 2016 3:04 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Rebrand gives timber company a polished finish

Replies: 0

Views: 1258

Rebrand gives timber company a polished finish

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/signsexpress/header.jpg Rebrand gives timber company a polished finish As part of the UK’s largest privately owned timber group, Howarth Timber & Building Supplies Limited, needed a trusted partner to help orchestrate the roll out of its rebran...

Sun Jun 26, 2016 3:04 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: 3 new recruits for growing business, printMAX

Replies: 0

Views: 1220

3 new recruits for growing business, printMAX

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/signextra/printmax/header.jpg 3 new recruits for growing business, printMAX printMAX, dual Mimaki and Roland reseller, has once again continued to grow, having taken on a new showroom and demo facility in nearby Aldershot, Hampshire, along with a continued expandi...

Sun Jun 26, 2016 3:04 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: From making Chicken Coops, to a £1.5 million turnover print business. + VIDEO

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Views: 1527

From making Chicken Coops, to a £1.5 million turnover print business. + VIDEO

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/roland/2016/oakdene-designs/oakdene-designs-news-header.png As Oakdene designs reaches a 1.5 million annual turnover, its owner explains how his love for Roland DG at college helped get him to where he is now… Clevedon, UK, April 2016 – Ben Grist, f...

Sun Jun 26, 2016 3:03 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Know Your Font with Spector, the "Shazam" for Typefaces + VIDEO

Replies: 8

Views: 3476

Know Your Font with Spector, the "Shazam" for Typefaces + VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg A clever new tool for the font-infatuated promises to put guesswork to rest when it comes to typeface inspiration. Billed by WIRED as "the Shazam for fonts," Spector is a simple-to-use device being devleloped b...

Sun Jun 26, 2016 3:03 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: KT Litho deliver and diversify with Mimaki’s JFX200 + VIDEO

Replies: 0

Views: 1340

KT Litho deliver and diversify with Mimaki’s JFX200 + VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorials/printmax/2016/kt-litho/uksignboards-kt-litho-print.png Established for over 33 years with the promises of quality, performance and delivery, Lancashire based printers, KT Litho are a well-established and reputable operation. With a history in lith...

Sun Jun 26, 2016 3:03 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: PressOn Help Create “Living Painting” for National Gallery + VIDEO

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Views: 1245

PressOn Help Create “Living Painting” for National Gallery + VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/pradapresson/bannerpresson.jpg It was the year’s best large format digital printing challenge so far! PressOn were asked by the Flower Council of Holland to help create a giant 35 square metre installation to be erected in Trafalgar Square outsi...

Sun May 15, 2016 11:34 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Elite Signs and Graphics evokes a classic.

Replies: 0

Views: 1308

Elite Signs and Graphics evokes a classic.

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg Elite Signs and Graphics evokes a classic… Vee-Dubs, Bugs, Beetles, Volkswagens. Call them what you like, but they occupy a special place in the hearts of many. Not many small cars can claim a personality so large. Not m...

Sun May 15, 2016 11:34 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: 8 hour Neon Sign job condensed down into 3 minutes of VIDEO

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Views: 1268

8 hour Neon Sign job condensed down into 3 minutes of VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg Featured Video: Neon Creations show you how neon signs are made. An 8 hour job condensed down into 3 minutes of video. The process of making neon signs is a true craft, which has been around for over 100 years, click the...

Sun May 15, 2016 11:34 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Stephen and Ben Hall, new owners of Signs Express (Central Lancashire).

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Views: 1209

Stephen and Ben Hall, new owners of Signs Express (Central Lancashire).

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/signsexpress/header.jpg Signs Express would like to extend the warmest welcome to father and son team, Stephen and Ben Hall, as new owners of Signs Express (Central Lancashire). The centre, based in Preston, services areas throughout Central Lancas...

Sun May 15, 2016 11:33 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Bournemouth man retires after 50 years of service at BPE Signs

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Views: 1172

Bournemouth man retires after 50 years of service at BPE Signs

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg A Bournemouth man enjoyed a party to celebrate his retirement after 50 years of service at a signage firm. Mel Harris, who joined BPE Signs based on Wharfdale Service Road as an apprentice in 1966, was joined by his frie...

Sun May 15, 2016 11:33 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: South African businessman relocates signage firm to Exeter

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Views: 1207

South African businessman relocates signage firm to Exeter

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg In an entrepreneurial bid to grow his business, South African businessman Richard Veal relocated his wife, three children and his business to Exeter in search of success and a better quality of life. Richard's business, ...

Sun May 15, 2016 11:33 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Signwriter Stephen Baldock reveals stories about ghost signs

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Views: 1225

Signwriter Stephen Baldock reveals stories about ghost signs

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg There once was a time when any spare area or wall was for sale in the Tasmanian city of Launceston. Nothing was off limits. And the city is still peppered with the remains of the past — the ghostly hand-painted signs of ...

Sun May 15, 2016 11:33 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Plymouth Duster gets a 'Plum Crazy' purple wrap

Replies: 0

Views: 1372

Plymouth Duster gets a 'Plum Crazy' purple wrap

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg Lowcountry Wraps may be a new company in the field, but owner Frank Metzger is a seasoned installer who grew his passion for wrapping friends’ vehicles into a business. And he recently made a mark on the Pro Mod circuit –...

Sun May 15, 2016 11:32 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: William Smith's Big Build... New warehouse built for speed and efficiency

Replies: 0

Views: 1242

William Smith's Big Build... New warehouse built for speed and efficiency

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/wmsmiths/william-smiths-2016/william-smiths-new-factory/william-smiths-news-header.jpg William Smith's Big Build... New warehouse built for speed and efficiency Renowned for the extensive range of products it holds in stock, William Smith has moved ...

Sun May 15, 2016 11:32 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Hand Painted Signs for South Craven School

Replies: 1

Views: 1477

Hand Painted Signs for South Craven School

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg A Cross Hills school is looking its best after commissioning a firm to make a series of hand-painted signs for its grounds. South Craven School now has four traditionally produced signs on its front gates, along with fur...

Sun May 15, 2016 11:32 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: The world's first fully automated vinyl weeding machine

Replies: 16

Views: 6113

The world's first fully automated vinyl weeding machine

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/galileo-weeding-machine/galileo-weeding.header.png GALILEO:- the world's first fully automated vinyl weeding machine. Watch Video [BBvideo 500,303:3dgqyrbh]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jqS3JDmJbHk[/BBvideo:3dgqyrbh] ADVANTAGES > WORK TIMES AR...

Sun May 15, 2016 11:32 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: William Smith adds Avery Dennison media to the portfolio

Replies: 0

Views: 1282

William Smith adds Avery Dennison media to the portfolio

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/signextra/wmsmith2012/pvl/header.jpg Trade supplier William Smith adds another global leader Avery Dennison to their portfolio of major brands in the sign and graphics industry. Already one of the largest material suppliers in the UK, William Smith has announced t...

Sun May 15, 2016 11:32 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Roland DG increase availability of sublimation machinery

Replies: 0

Views: 1234

Roland DG increase availability of sublimation machinery

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/roland/roland-2016/roland-sublimation-printer/roland-isub-rasmart-header.png Roland DG increase availability of sublimation machinery through two new dealer recruits Clevedon, UK, 1st June 2016 – Roland DG has today announced two new partnerships wi...

Sun May 15, 2016 11:32 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Avery launch new Digital Wall Film portfolio. +VIDEO

Replies: 0

Views: 1340

Avery launch new Digital Wall Film portfolio. +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/europoint/europoint-banner.png Avery Dennison Graphics Solutions announced today the launch of a new Digital Wall Film portfolio, including three new textured permanent wall vinyls: Canvas, Stone and Stucco. The new MPI™ 8000 Wall Film series enabl...

Sun May 15, 2016 11:31 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: London based developers turn to Seymour Signs & Print

Replies: 4

Views: 2163

London based developers turn to Seymour Signs & Print

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/seymour-signs/seymour-sign-print-header.png Seymour Sign & Print take on the world with Group 101 Manchester based, Seymour Sign & Print recently completed the installation of site hoarding panels for a London based development company’s...

Sun May 15, 2016 11:31 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Roland DG announces the winner of ‘Scratch & Win’ prize!

Replies: 0

Views: 1329

Roland DG announces the winner of ‘Scratch & Win’ prize!

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/axiya-signs/axiya-signs-roland-header.jpg Roland DG announces the prize winner of its ‘Scratch & Win’ prize draw Roland DG has announced the winner of its popular ‘Scratch & Win’ prize draw, which gave visitors at Sign & Digital UK 2016 ...

Sun May 15, 2016 11:30 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: New climate control film from William Smiths +VIDEO

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Views: 1225

New climate control film from William Smiths +VIDEO

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/signextra/wmsmith2012/pvl/header.jpg COMFORT AND COST SAVINGS WITH NEW CLIMATE CONTROL FILM FROM WILLIAM SMITH A new climate control film from 3M helps to ensure that occupants of domestic, commercial and historic buildings stay comfortable whatever the weather. 3...

Sun May 15, 2016 11:30 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Allen Signs, set to complete London to Paris a bike ride.

Replies: 0

Views: 1289

Allen Signs, set to complete London to Paris a bike ride.

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg Staff from Allen Signs are set to complete a bike ride from London to Paris. A gruelling challenge for children with life-changing illnesses David Walker and David Allen from Allen Signs who are cycling over 190 miles fr...

Wed May 11, 2016 4:03 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Sign Co. owner charged with murdering customer.

Replies: 1

Views: 2147

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UPDATE: Sign business owner Chantelle Strnad charged with murder. The owner of Inline National Signage, the company involved in a deadly customer dispute in March, has been charged with murder and is due to appear in court today. Business owner Chantelle Strnad was arrested at Campbelltown Police S...

Sun Feb 21, 2016 5:31 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Underworld gunmen shoot road signs for target practice!

Replies: 0

Views: 1263

Underworld gunmen shoot road signs for target practice!

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg Ever wonder who shoots up Britain's road signs? Underworld gunmen use them as target practice to test their illegal weaponry? As he drives across Britain, Ex-marine Matt Seiber photographs Hundreds of road signs riddled ...

Sun Feb 21, 2016 5:31 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: The World's First drinkable advert. +VIDEO

Replies: 0

Views: 1315

The World's First drinkable advert. +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg Coca Cola is taking advertising to the next level, promoting Coke Zero in a sense that you wouldn’t expect! It’s not the sight, nor the sound, but the taste that is promoted on its latest campaign, creating a “drinkable ...

Sun Feb 21, 2016 5:30 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Discover a world of new digital print at DRUPA +VIDEO

Replies: 0

Views: 1221

Discover a world of new digital print at DRUPA +VIDEO

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/roland/readme/header.jpg Discover a world of new digital print opportunities with Roland DG at DRUPA 2016 It will be a voyage of discovery for visitors to the Roland DG booth (Hall 9, Booth E04-1) at DRUPA, Dusseldorf, as they explore the exciting n...

Sun Feb 21, 2016 5:30 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Roland DG celebrates success at Sign & Digital +VIDEO

Replies: 0

Views: 1270

Roland DG celebrates success at Sign & Digital +VIDEO

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/roland/readme/header.jpg Roland DG celebrates another successful year at Sign & Digital UK 2016 With five new machines on display at Sign & Digital 2016, its little wonder that the Roland DG UK stand stole the show. Thanks to a combination o...

Sun Feb 21, 2016 5:30 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: UK Government ban on road signs to save money.

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Views: 1229

UK Government ban on road signs to save money.

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg Councils are to be given new powers to strip away "eyesore" road signs in a bid to save cash and make Britain's streets more pleasing on the eye, the Government has announced. Signs warning of permit-parking zo...

Sun Feb 21, 2016 5:29 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Avery Dennison acquires MACtac for £137 million pounds.

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Views: 1242

Avery Dennison acquires MACtac for £137 million pounds.

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg Global manufacturer Avery Dennison has agreed to acquire the European business of graphic and label media manufacturer Mactac, in a deal worth around $200m (£137m). Avery Dennison is primed to pay £137m for Mactac's Euro...

Sun Feb 21, 2016 5:29 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Signlab, The World’s most widely used sign software.

Replies: 0

Views: 1257

Signlab, The World’s most widely used sign software.

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/cadlink/cadlink-banner.png The latest version of the world’s most widely used sign making, large format display software product will be available at the end of April 2016. The much anticipated release of SignLab version 10 was first previewed in e...

Sun Feb 21, 2016 5:29 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: An Artfelt Project Sheffield’s Children’s Hospital

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Views: 1122

An Artfelt Project Sheffield’s Children’s Hospital

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/signsexpress/header.jpg An Artfelt Project Working with arts programme, Artfelt, at Sheffield’s Children’s Hospital, Signs Express (Sheffield) has helped to create a positive and relaxing environment for young patients going into surgery. The desig...

Sun Feb 21, 2016 5:29 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: CSL previews new White option at Sign & Digital UK

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Views: 1104

CSL previews new White option at Sign & Digital UK

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorials/csl-digital/car-wrapping/csl-digital-header.png CSL PREVIEWS NEW WHITE OPTION AT SIGN & DIGITAL CSL Digital, the specialist supplier of digital printing, cutting and finishing solutions, has announced that it will be offering visitors to Sign ...

Sun Feb 21, 2016 5:29 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Signwaves Launch Their New 2016-17 Sign & Display Collection

Replies: 0

Views: 1118

Signwaves Launch Their New 2016-17 Sign & Display Collection

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/signwaves/banner.png Signwaves Launch Their New 2016-17 Sign & Display Collection Signwaves has just launched their brand new sign and display collection for 2016/17. Their brochure and website have been fully refreshed, revised and updated ahea...

Sun Feb 21, 2016 5:28 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: New VersaUV LEJ-640FT Flatbed UV Printer

Replies: 0

Views: 1103

New VersaUV LEJ-640FT Flatbed UV Printer

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/roland/readme/header.jpg TAKE YOUR CREATIVITY TO NEW HEIGHTS WITH THE ALL NEW VERSAUV LEJ-640FT FLATBED UV PRINTER Clevedon, UK, 12th April 2016 – Roland DG (UK) LTD are pleased to announce the launch of the VersaUV LEJ-640FT, the newest in the seri...

Sun Feb 21, 2016 5:28 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Quick Stand Dual Screen Display +VIDEO

Replies: 0

Views: 1046

Quick Stand Dual Screen Display +VIDEO

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/signextra/wmsmith2012/pvl/header.jpg A SINGLE POINT OF INFORMATION FROM QUICK STAND This practical and stylish Single Screen Display with Literature Holders, part of the Quick Stand portable illuminated display system range from William Smith, can be used as a sta...

Sun Feb 21, 2016 5:28 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Good morning, would you like your Coffee Printed? +VIDEO

Replies: 0

Views: 1223

Good morning, would you like your Coffee Printed? +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg The Ripple Maker customizes coffee with high quality images in just a few seconds. ripple-maker-coffee.png The New Art of Coffee Printing Enrich the coffee experience with gorgeous graphics, inspiring statements, clever ...

Sun Feb 21, 2016 5:28 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: New 3M Wrapping Film saves time and increases productivity

Replies: 0

Views: 1320

New 3M Wrapping Film saves time and increases productivity

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/signextra/wmsmith2012/pvl/header.jpg NEW 3M WRAP FILM SET TO SAVE TIME AND INCREASE PRODUCTIVITY 3M’s new Wrap Film Series 1380 is set to save time and increase productivity by making wrapping even easier and faster than ever before - and without any compromise on...

Sun Feb 21, 2016 5:28 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Vehicle wrapping directly from printer live at a show +VIDEO

Replies: 0

Views: 1261

Vehicle wrapping directly from printer live at a show +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorials/csl-digital/car-wrapping/csl-digital-header.png VIDEO at foot of page: Vehicle Wrapping with Lightbar Printer Visitors to the recent REMADAYS 2016 exhibition in Poland were entertained and impressed in equal measure by the printing and instant veh...

Sun Feb 21, 2016 5:28 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Sign Co. owner charged with murdering customer.

Replies: 1

Views: 2147

Sign Co. owner charged with murdering customer.

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg 11am Monday 7th March 2016: Inline National Signage was the scene of a deadly six-hour siege yesterday starting with the death of a 43-year-old customer and ending with the gunman’s suicide. Father-of-one Michael Bassal ...

Sun Feb 21, 2016 5:27 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: One-way vision Graphics continue to be a popular choice!

Replies: 0

Views: 1245

One-way vision Graphics continue to be a popular choice!

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/windowfilmcompany/wfmleicestersquare/banner.jpg One-way graphics continue to be a popular choice for clients, the option of displaying branding or imagery on one side of glazing, whilst maintaining a view to the exterior delivering obvious benefits...

Sun Feb 21, 2016 5:27 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Polished Finish Arlon Silver Chrome 707 Vehicle Wrap, +VIDEO

Replies: 0

Views: 1211

Polished Finish Arlon Silver Chrome 707 Vehicle Wrap, +VIDEO

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/signextra/wmsmith2012/pvl/header.jpg A POLISHED FINISH FOR VEHICLE WRAPPERS WITH ARLON SILVER CHROME 707 Arlon’s new Ultimate Premium Plus Chrome Series vehicle wrapping film is set to give added polish to the range of stunning effects that wrappers can create wit...

Sun Feb 21, 2016 5:27 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: printMAX take front of stage for their biggest show yet

Replies: 0

Views: 1153

printMAX take front of stage for their biggest show yet

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/signextra/printmax/header.jpg printMAX take front of stage for their biggest show yet! For their eighth consecutive year at Sign and Digital UK, Roland and Mimaki authorised dealer, printMAX are pulling out all the stops. This will be the biggest year to date for ...

Sun Feb 21, 2016 5:27 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Group 101 launch new trade only website. +VIDEO

Replies: 10

Views: 4821

Group 101 launch new trade only website. +VIDEO

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/group101/new-website/group101-header-image.png https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/group101/new-website/group101-james-sahota.png It’s been a while coming, but the new Group101 website is finally here! We have always aspired to creat...

Sun Feb 21, 2016 5:26 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Roland DG Collaboration to Inspire at FESPA 2016

Replies: 0

Views: 1175

Roland DG Collaboration to Inspire at FESPA 2016

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/roland/readme/header.jpg Roland DG Showcases Rewarding Collaboration to Inspire at FESPA 2016 Roland DG announces details of an exciting collaboration with leading surface pattern designer, Rachael Taylor at FESPA, Amsterdam. Visitors to the Textile...

Sun Feb 21, 2016 5:26 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: New Vion Digital Films give you more choice!

Replies: 0

Views: 1167

New Vion Digital Films give you more choice!

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/signextra/wmsmith2012/pvl/header.jpg New VION Films from William Smith give you more choice Two new additions to the VION graphic film range from William Smith offer further product choices to meet the specific needs of UK sign-makers. The new Series VP3000 three ...

Fri Dec 04, 2015 11:36 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: CSL Digital launches affordable media range for printing

Replies: 0

Views: 1010

CSL Digital launches affordable media range for printing

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorials/csl-digital/csl-digital-pixelmedia-head.png CSL Digital, the specialist supplier of digital printing, cutting and finishing solutions, has recently announced the launch of a new range of wide format materials that delivers straightforward choices,...

Fri Dec 04, 2015 11:36 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: How do colours within design influence people?

Replies: 0

Views: 1147

How do colours within design influence people?

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg Psychology of Colours in Marketing "Colour has long been understood to be something which appeals greatly to our visual senses, and it is frequently a tool utilized in marketing. Countless studies have found that pa...

Fri Dec 04, 2015 11:36 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Gilding Super Hero beautifies street signs

Replies: 0

Views: 1008

Gilding Super Hero beautifies street signs

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg A man who describes himself as a "Gilding Super Hero" has been roaming the streets at night on a crusade to beautify street signs with picture frames. Is it the work of a "middle class vandal" or is i...

Fri Dec 04, 2015 11:36 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Cool, Exciting Wall Murals to add to your product portfolio

Replies: 6

Views: 3371

Cool, Exciting Wall Murals to add to your product portfolio

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg Cool, Exciting Wall Murals to add to your product portfolio We often read members posts looking for new innovative ways to drum up business, yet most already possess the equipment necessary to open up into new areas of s...

Fri Dec 04, 2015 11:35 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Diversity within the Sign & Display Industry

Replies: 0

Views: 1246

Diversity within the Sign & Display Industry

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/signwaves/banner.png Diversity within the Sign & Display Industry A recent magazine article (Brenda Hodgson, December 2015 issue) discussed the success of women in the sign and display industry. A Fespa, Cologne 2015 panel also discussed diversi...

Fri Dec 04, 2015 11:35 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Affordable "Green" Solution for Sign Graphics

Replies: 1

Views: 1715

Affordable "Green" Solution for Sign Graphics

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/signextra/wmsmith2012/pvl/header.jpg A ‘ONE-STOP’ AFFORDABLE ‘GREEN’ SOLUTION FOR SIGN GRAPHICS 3M’s new Envision Print Film 48 is set to become a ‘one-stop’ choice for sign-makers who are looking to meet increasing customer demand for ‘greener’ options. Now avail...

Fri Dec 04, 2015 11:35 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: A free year of colour with printMAX

Replies: 0

Views: 1183

A free year of colour with printMAX

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/signextra/printmax/header.jpg A free year of colour with printMAX To celebrate Roland’s year of colour, printMAX are offering enough ink to keep your new Roland printer running 365 days of the year, completely free. Roland-Ink-Carts.png As part of a new scheme, th...

Fri Dec 04, 2015 11:35 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Impressive window graphics for multinational games publisher

Replies: 0

Views: 1370

Impressive window graphics for multinational games publisher

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/windowfilmcompany/wfmleicestersquare/banner.jpg It’s often said that a picture is worth a thousand words, so we’d be keen to know how that saying is applied to this spectacular print and install project, which comprised countless tiny images, combi...

Fri Dec 04, 2015 11:35 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Roland DG’s new VersaUV LEF-300 flatbed printer

Replies: 0

Views: 1166

Roland DG’s new VersaUV LEF-300 flatbed printer

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/roland/readme/header.jpg Roland DG’s new VersaUV LEF-300 flatbed printer takes productivity to a new level Hamamatsu, Japan, January 12, 2016 – Roland DG Corporation today announced the addition of the LEF-300 to its VersaUV series of UV-LED flatbed...

Fri Dec 04, 2015 11:35 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Roland DG reveal results of Texart digital textile survey

Replies: 0

Views: 1092

Roland DG reveal results of Texart digital textile survey

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/roland/readme/header.jpg Leading wide format printer manufacturer, Roland DG has revealed the findings of its Texart Digital Textile Survey, carried out at ITMA 2015 in Milan. Roland enjoyed a highly successful show with its ‘Go Digital’ themed boot...

Fri Dec 04, 2015 11:35 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Cinderella in Reverse - Rust Car Wrap

Replies: 0

Views: 1291

Cinderella in Reverse - Rust Car Wrap

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/signextra/wmsmith2012/pvl/header.jpg CINDERELLA IN REVERSE “This wrap, using 3M’s IJ180Cv3 wrapping film, demonstrates how first impressions can be changed in the ‘blink of an eye’ – or the time it takes to install a vehicle wrap,” says William Smith’s Marketing M...

Fri Dec 04, 2015 11:34 am

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Brett Martin signs distribution deal with Europoint

Replies: 0

Views: 1070

Brett Martin signs distribution deal with Europoint

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/europoint/europoint-banner.png Brett Martin hopes to exploit the continued growth of the signage market by entering a distribution deal with wide-format substrate supplier Europoint. The Antrim-based manufacturer of specialist plastic products make...

Thu Nov 26, 2015 3:44 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Digital signage energizes the boring static display board

Replies: 1

Views: 1340

Digital signage energizes the boring static display board

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg Interactive. It's a word that very few of us used 10 years ago, and its meaning has changed significantly in the digital age. Nowhere is the trend toward interactive media more intriguing than in outdoor digital signage. ...

Thu Nov 26, 2015 3:44 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: AXYZ launch hybrid digital finishing solution

Replies: 0

Views: 1114

AXYZ launch hybrid digital finishing solution

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/AXYZ/AXYZLogo/header.jpg Leading supplier of high-performance routing, engraving and cutting systems to the sign and graphics and digital printing industries, AXYZ International has launched a hybrid digital finishing solution that is said to be the...

Thu Nov 26, 2015 3:44 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: 60 seconds with Chris Rundle of GK Signs

Replies: 0

Views: 1298

60 seconds with Chris Rundle of GK Signs

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/chris-rundle-gk-signs/banner.png 60 seconds with Chris Rundle, Managing Director of GK Signs. Who are you? Chris Rundle, What does it say on your business card? Managing Director of GK Signs. How long has GK Signs been trading? How can I forget! I ...

Thu Nov 26, 2015 3:43 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: A special neon window display in memory of local artist

Replies: 0

Views: 1069

A special neon window display in memory of local artist

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg A special neon and lightbulb-filled window display in a Walthamstow Village office was unveiled this weekend to mark a year since the death of a famous local artist. Chris Bracey, who died in November last year after a b...

Thu Nov 26, 2015 3:43 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Sign Plus - Border Force - YourBlog

Replies: 0

Views: 1076

Sign Plus - Border Force - YourBlog

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/sign-plus-border-force/banner.png Challenge Sign Plus were commissioned to manufacture two custom designed acrylic engraved plaques for the Border Force, Maritime and Aviation Operations unit for the departure of an active ship in Plymouth. The cha...

Thu Nov 26, 2015 3:43 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Merson Signs - Tesco - YourBlog

Replies: 0

Views: 1115

Merson Signs - Tesco - YourBlog

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/merson-signs-tsb/merson-signs-banner.png Merson Signs have been working with Tesco for a considerable amount of time. Since beginning their work with them, they have completed over 1000 projects for new and existing stores across the UK; from Tesco...

Thu Nov 26, 2015 3:43 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Signs Express' annual convention was a resounding success

Replies: 6

Views: 2133

Signs Express' annual convention was a resounding success

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/signsexpress/header.jpg Reflecting an industry that has gone from strength-to-strength in 2015 and a franchised business that has witnessed one of its best results to date, the Signs Express annual Convention has seen its largest number of sponsors...

Thu Nov 26, 2015 3:43 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Hardy Signs installs LEDs into totem sign at Tottenham Hale

Replies: 0

Views: 1091

Hardy Signs installs LEDs into totem sign at Tottenham Hale

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/hardy-signs/hardy-signs-banner.png While a certain Mr Bond has been busy promoting his latest adventure, Hardy Signs have been on location in Tottenham Hale, London for an action packed LED lights installation. Hardy Signs and Digital have been bus...

Thu Nov 26, 2015 3:42 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Signbox - Winnersh Triangle - YourBlog

Replies: 0

Views: 1175

Signbox - Winnersh Triangle - YourBlog

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/signbox/signbox-banner.png Signbox has recently completed the first stage of a state-of-the-art signage installation at the landmark Winnersh Triangle Business Park in Berkshire, as part of an ambitious £100 million redevelopment of the 117,200 sqm ...

Fri Nov 20, 2015 1:19 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Deaths & near Death accidents, poor Signage installation

Replies: 39

Views: 17162

Re: Deaths & near Death accidents, poor Signage installation

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/aroundtheweb/headers/aroundtheweb.jpg A major clear-up operation was under way at one of Birmingham’s biggest shopping parks after a landmark sign came crashing down in 70mph winds. Workers sealed off part of the car park at the Fort mall, near Erdington , a...

Mon Nov 16, 2015 6:10 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: John Anthony Signs - Old Trafford - YourBlog

Replies: 0

Views: 1122

John Anthony Signs - Old Trafford - YourBlog

http://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/john-anthony-signs/john-anthony-signs-banner.png What a privilege for John Anthony Signs to work for the world’s most popular football club – and to be entrusted with the signage at the internationally famous “theatre of dreams.” john-anthony-signs-...

Mon Nov 16, 2015 6:10 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Contract Sign Systems - Cormac / Cornwall Housing - YourBlog

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Contract Sign Systems - Cormac / Cornwall Housing - YourBlog

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/contract-sign-systems-cormac-cornwall-housing/banner.png New vehicle livery for Cormac and Cornwall Housing. Following Contract Sign Systems successful vehicle branding with Cornwall Council, they were given the task of implementing the new corpora...

Mon Nov 16, 2015 6:09 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Signs Express team up with artist to create a unique display

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Signs Express team up with artist to create a unique display

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/signsexpress/header.jpg Signs Express (Exeter) has teamed up with local artist Aylwyn Bowen to create a unique display celebrating Exeter's "Signs of Greatness". Working from Aylwyn's original design combining many of the buildings, featu...

Mon Nov 16, 2015 6:09 pm

Forum: Industry News

Topic: Kinetic Signs - Strutt & Parker - YourBlog

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Views: 1031

Kinetic Signs - Strutt & Parker - YourBlog

https://www.uksignboards.com/images/news/editorial/kinetic-signs-strutt-parker/banner.png Strutt & Parker chose Kinetic signs for this huge project of shop front signage. It required a range of various signage solutions for strong and effective brand awareness. kinetic-signs-strutt-parker-front...
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