Print 2017 Chicago Highlights – New REVO Eco-coat UV Coating Fluid launched!
Sep12

Print 2017 Chicago Highlights – New REVO Eco-coat UV Coating Fluid launched!

Lloyds of Indiana spent the day at the Chicago Print 2017 Trade Show meeting some of our vendors. We also talked to many of them about our new REVO Eco-Coat UV Coating Fluid. It was a good day, as there is some exciting news from some of our vendors with new products and upgrades to existing products. New UV Coating Machine The big news is that Tec Lighting has upgraded its 14” Mini Coat UV Coating Machine. They have streamlined its...

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5 Most Popular Laminating Pouches
Sep05

5 Most Popular Laminating Pouches

There are many choices of laminating pouches on the market They come in small sizes like Data Card pouches to as big as Menu Size laminating pouches. The best way to figure out the size you need is to measure out the items you want laminated and compare it to the different sizes available. Chances are, you will find the size based on the description of the product. It can be difficult to figure out, as there are 25 plus different...

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Plastic Binding Comb Spine Guide
Aug29

Plastic Binding Comb Spine Guide

Binding Comb is still very popular with legal offices, small consulting firms, and others. Plastic binding comb spines are the least expensive to purchase on the market. It is one of the most popular binding machines on the market. They are easy to use. Step one is to figure out what size you need to ensure you are using them properly. If you are using too much paper, getting the comb through the punch can be a time waster. Make sure...

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UV Coating or Laminating?
Aug22

UV Coating or Laminating?

UV coating along with digital printing has revolutionized the printing industry. Digital printing gives printers the ability to offer short run projects with the obvious benefits that digital printing brings like variable data, a variety of colors, substrates, and finishes. As a print shop, should you invest in a UV coating operation, or consider continuing with a roll laminating operation? Where does the future lie and where can you...

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Round Corner Machine: choose between Electric or Manual
Aug15

Round Corner Machine: choose between Electric or Manual

Every print shop needs a round corner machine. A round corner machine can be like a crescent wrench for anyone with a tool box. I use the crescent wrench analogy because it is a versatile wrench that allows you to adjust for multiple size bolts. Much like the crescent wrench, the round corner machine comes with multiple sizes dies to help you cut any corner to varying sizes. Manual or Electric Round Corner Machine? Well, what will...

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