Marking Up Signs

We often get asked how much our products should be marked up when reselling them to your customer. This is a constantly debated question, and one small part of the “Secret Sauce” that makes your business a success. Markup is what you add to the sale price so you can profit from your wholesale purchase.

How To Embed All Images in Adobe Illustrator

People assume that placing an image in Illustrator makes it embedded automatically, but this is a common mistake. When you add an image it becomes linked to Illustrator, but to embed it, there are a few extra steps. To escape awkward situations like “where did my images go” remember to embed your images before you

Material Highlight: PVC Sheet

Ever wonder why you would choose PVC over other materials? Here’s a bit more information to help you understand why PVC is so common in the signage industry. PVC is a rigid board of expanded closed-cell Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) extruded with a matte finish. It is directly printable using our UV Ink. PVC is available

Job Descriptions for Sign and Print Shops

Sign Shop Job Descriptions: How to get started

As a company grows, getting ideas down in writing becomes more and more critical. The thoughts and ideas of the founder(s) become increasingly difficult to instill in everyone. If you have never written anything down at your sign shop, a good place to start might be an employee’s job description. We have written job descriptions

Reducing File Size

If your file is larger than 150mb, you will get a message on our website telling you your file is too large to upload. Here’s a few tips and tricks to reducing your file size when working in Adobe Illustrator so you can get your order placed. Crop excess images that exceed the clipping mask.(Object>Image