Presenting the 27″ Commercial Roll Laminator

It’s big, it’s bad and it’s super durable. The Tamerica TCC 27” Commercial Roll Laminator is a massive laminator capable of taking on most small to medium-sized printing shop or larger school-based jobs. What Does it Do? The Tamerica 27” Commercial Roll Laminator has features like variable speeds and a reverse function. It can also handle laminating materials up to 1/16” in thickness while it plows through an impressive 3.99 feet of...

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Looking for the Best ID Slot Punch?

Do you need an ID slot punch? Are you wondering “what the heck is an ID slot punch”? If the answer to either of those questions is yes, then read on. What Does it Do? The slot punch models at Lloyds of Indiana range from heavy-duty hand held tools to multi-purpose, table-top units designed to take on plastic, PVCs, heavy papers and more. What Types Do We Have? We have three different kinds of ID slot punches: 1. Our handheld and...

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How Do I Choose the Right Corner Rounder for My Print Shop?

In this series of posts, “How do I choose?”, we will help you take a little of the guesswork out of selecting the best print finish product for your shop or office. It’s sometimes difficult to find the right machine to fit your needs when there are so many models. For example, Lloyd’s has nine different round corner machines. There are options and add-ons for some, and others are simply manual. In each purchase...

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Avoiding Common Mistakes When Negotiating Printing Equipment Leases

Lease, Loan or Buy? In the printing industry, equipment leases are a massive money-maker and estimated to be worth about $3 billion. Sign shops, print providers, and small print shops are leasing everything from presses and copiers to colorimeters and UV printers in an attempt to stay on top of changing technology without having to make massive capital investments. In fact, I’d be willing to bet you have at least one piece of leased...

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Post-Press & Print Finishing Products Adds Profits

Add Profit and Value at the same time. You can boost your bottom line dramatically by adding value to your printed products and selling your customers on post-press & print finishing services like laminating, inserting, bursting, decollating, binding and even shrink wrapping. All of these processes not only improve the look of the final product, they increase the profits for you, the printer. Why It Works Valued added products...

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Super Precise Round Cornering Machines

Round cornering machines quickly remove the sharp corners on a piece (or thousands of pieces) of paper or plastic. The idea is to give that report or document a professionally finished look. They can also be used to round off the edges on printed ID tags, making them less sharp and less likely to catch on someone’s clothes or wallet. What Does it Do? Most corner rounding machines have one purpose – to round off sharp edges. Depending...

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