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This machine is a game changer

Signage manufacturer FastSigns testifies to the outstanding performance of its Esko Kongsberg X24 flatbed cutter. Owner Greg Painter says it’s easily the most versatile digital finishing device on the market.

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Remember these? 4 large format trends that marked 2018

Striking a balance between trendy and avant-garde is never easy, especially if you’re in the large format game. Clients like to feel their large format signage is spot on trend, but they also want to stand out from the crowd and impress their target audience with innovative designs and printing techniques. This year proved no […]

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What’s the best time to replace a POP display?

Brands who want to stand out from their competitors in brick and mortar shops know that there’s no showstopper like a good old POP display. The best POP displays, however, are displays that catch the consumer off guard. That’s why, to avoid losing the element of surprise, most merchandisers move their displays around the store […]

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4 tried-and-tested tips to make your signage stand out

Giving your signage design that wow factor involves more than opting for an extra-large format or having it printed in – heaven forbid –fluorescent ink. In the world of signage, simple does it best – albeit with a creative twist. This article lines up four tried-and-tested tips to make your signage stand out for all […]

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5 common POP display fails every designer should avoid

No matter how talented and skilled a designer you may be, creating a successful POP display design is hardly ever a breeze. This article lines up some common POP display fails even the most experienced designers sometimes can’t help making.     

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Our top tips for picking the best substrate for your signage

A big yet often underestimated part of creating signage that turns heads is selecting the right substrate. Unless you want your signs to look ‘off’ or fade into the background, picking out something out of the ordinary (as well as using the right design tools) is key. Discover our tips below!

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Need to design a shop window decal? Discover the possibilities!

Appealing window signage is a must-have for any shop looking to capture the attention of passers-by. Need to design shop window signage yourself? There are many types of window stickers to choose from, so exploring your options is the best place to start. This article sums up all you need to know about the main […]

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Signage design: stop consumers in their tracks with trendy fonts!

When it comes signage, never underestimate the power of a well-chosen font. Without it, passers-by will have a hard time deciphering the message your sign is trying to convey – let alone remember it – or they may not even notice your sign at all. The key to picking the perfect font for signage? Striking […]

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About to design and print a ‘step and repeat banner’? 3 tips!

      About to design and print a ‘step and repeat banner’? 3 tips! Whenever Beyoncé, Emma Stone, Kim Kardashian, Brad Pitt and the likes step onto the red carpet, all eyes are on them … and the so-called step and repeat banners they’re standing in front of! The best way to design and […]

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How to move from order to print-ready files in 5 minutes?

French signage specialist, Enseignes et Néons, was growing so fast that automation was the only logical step forward. The business gains for the large format printer are phenomenal!