Industry Insights

pink face

  • We talk to Brian Griver of Griver Design and Frazer Chesterman of FM Brooks, on how the creative partnership between designers and their trusted print suppliers can help deliver passion in projects.

  • British textiles: a resurgence?

    06 Aug 2019 Ben Hargreaves

    It seems the British textiles industry is experiencing an unexpected, but welcome, resurgence. Ben Hargreaves finds out more...

  • A management information system (MIS) is a computerised information system used for decision-making, and for the coordination, control, analysis, and visualisation of information in a company. The ultimate goal of the use of a management information system is to increase the value and profits of the business.

    Colin Gilman finds out more in this beginners guide...

  • Fashion is big business. Last year it employed some 890,000 people and contributed more than £32 billion to the UK’s GDP, and fresh young designers are now beginning to embrace digital inkjet printing technology to create stunning fashion collections.
  • If you are thinking about investing in your first wide format printer you should have a clear idea about the type of work you want it to produce, and this will be determined by the type of inkjet ink that your printer of choice uses. Once you have identified what sort of applications you are looking to produce, the printer will pretty much choose itself.

  • What could be a better way to promote your sign and display company’s large format 3D printing capabilities than to have a full-sized African elephant’s head bursting out of the side of your building?
  • A better reality

    06 Aug 2019

    Colin Gillman looks into how augmented reality is opening up a world of possibilities for print service providers.

  • Plastic fantastic PVC vinyl is actually a fantastic material that does exactly what we want it to do. We can print on it; cut it; sew it; glue it; punch holes in it; shape it; heat it; and wrap cars w ...
  • Kapow Network’s Chris Rushton writes for Sign & Digital UK about why he’s poacher
    turned gamekeeper and says there’s no reason why attendees to the show can’t join in on
    the action.
  • Chris and Brian from Kapow Network give you their top five tips to offering your customers digital signage.