Earth Day Reminds Us of the Importance of Being "Green"
April 22, 2015 Posted by: Kristen McWilliams No comments
Make Earth Day Every Day

In industries all across the board you'll find a growing concern for sustainability and environmental responsibility, as this is an crucial factor in the continued success of a business. In celebration of Earth Day, April 22nd, we wanted to share some "green" articles from the sign industry to remind everyone of the importance of being "green".

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Importance of Compliant Signage in the Built Environment
April 7, 2015 Posted by: Bob Greenberger No comments
Business Conference

Ever been lost and late? For me, it was the Gaylord Opryland Hotel years ago. I was speaking to a group of over 450 people and could not find the way. I eventually asked one of the workers to escort me to the meeting room. It’s amazing how nerves and anxiety can take over your body!
Now, imagine being blind or having a visual impairment…this would be a daily occurrence.

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Sign Industry Events Perfect for Spring
March 26, 2015 Posted by: admin No comments
ISA $ign Expo

Are you looking for an opportunity to make valuable partners and connections in the sign industry? Do you want a chance to see products up close and personal? What about break out sessions to further your knowledge on specific topics? The perfect event for you is finally here!

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5 Reasons Your Signs Are Not ADA Compliant
March 12, 2015 Posted by: Mike Santos No comments
WRONG Braille Placement

ADA signs are designed, specified, and fabricated everyday. Some are done the right way and well, others are not. The truth is that the guidelines for ADA signs are not that complicated. There are a few key aspects that all ADA signs must comply with and a few simple rules that must be followed.

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Events in the Sign Industry Fit for March Madness
February 26, 2015 Posted by: admin No comments
March Sign

2015 is proving to be a great year so far, and March is no exception. Discover opportunities to engage and interact with professionals from all facets of the sign industry with the events, workshops, and webinars March has to offer.

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Brands, Wayfinding, and Community: How Signs Permeate our Environment
February 12, 2015 Posted by: Mike Santos No comments
Supermarket Aisle

Signs permeate our urban and suburban environments. As commercial brands have embraced design, so have communities. Discover how wayfinding, graphics and signage have evolved to become landmarks of our living environment.

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Equipment Financing and 2015 Economic Conditions
February 3, 2015 Posted by: Mike Santos No comments
2015 Economic Growth - Finance your new Equipment

A couple months ago, we detailed how section 179 could help you save money on the purchase of new equipment.

As a reminder, Section 179 is a tax deduction that brings significant tax savings for small businesses.

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Sign Industry Events Make For a Busy February
January 26, 2015 Posted by: Mike Santos No comments
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There is no shortage of Sign Industry events this February! There are more than enough events in this short month to network and stay knowledgeable on the latest technologies. Whether you're planning on exhibiting at a trade show, attending a summit, or just sharpening your skills from the comfort of your desk at a webinar; this February provides opportunities to do it all.

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Nova Polymers adds Graphic Components as a “Novacryl Preferred Fabricator”
January 8, 2015 Posted by: admin No comments
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We are excited to welcome Graphic Components to our network of Novacryl Preferred Fabricators. Successfully using Nova’s innovative manufacturing processes since 2010, Graphic Components is now a widely-recognized wholesale manufacturer of photopolymer signs for large scale projects.

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Sign Industry Events to Kick Off 2015
January 6, 2015 Posted by: Mike Santos No comments
events

2015 is here at last! This year is full of excellent opportunities to make valuable connections, improve your business, and educate yourself on where the Sign Industry is headed. Let us be your resource for discovering relevant upcoming events. Our events calendar is kept up-to-date, and we post a monthly events blog to remind you of the events for the upcoming month. See what January has in store below.

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