Educational Roll Laminator: Phoenix 2700-DH
Jul25

Educational Roll Laminator: Phoenix 2700-DH

As we were talking yesterday, the question asked, “do more schools use pouch laminators or educational roll laminators?” The answer is educational roll laminators are more popular now. Since ID Badge Printers have taken over the schools, pouch IDs no longer dominate the school system. So, most schools use roll laminators to protect their documents. A new addition to Lloyd’s lineup is the Phoenix 2700-DH. It is an affordable...

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Graph Expo 2014 Chicago: Print Finish Blog Was There
Sep30

Graph Expo 2014 Chicago: Print Finish Blog Was There

The annual GraphExpo is taking place in Chicago’s McCormick Place. This year’s show was a little smaller than last year. We are excited to say that new products were introduced by many of our vendors. Soon, you will see those products on Lloyds of Indiana. So, let’s do a rundown of what we saw that will be of interest to you. Formax Formax has a new Colormax 7 printer. It is a great printer for printing color onto your envelopes and...

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Print Industry Is Going Through A Transition

Are Binding Machines and Binding Supplies still relevant? In a nutshell, yes. There has much that has and is being written on the state of the print industry. Newspapers, magazines and other print media have taken a hit over the years with the introduction of the Internet in the mid-1990s. The people that still read newspapers are 50 years and older. As newspapers shorten their content, their online versions are gaining a greater...

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Best Forums for Print Finishing Professionals

The great thing about the Internet is information can be found with a press of a few buttons or to request Siri to find an answer. Often, the best place to find answers is still a forum. There are several forums out there that are specific to the Print Finish Industry.So, I am going to quickly give you the best forums you can find answers to your questions: Linkedin.com Yes, Linkedin has many groups that are geared towards the print...

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Pouch Lamination – Newspeedlimit.com uses a lot of it.

Pouch lamination is a simple product. Yet, they are all not the same. Quality can be determined by the thickness ranging from 3 mil which is the lightest up to 10 mil being the highest quality. Like pixels in your camera, not all lamination is created equal. If a 36 pixel camera does not have a good lens attached to it, the quality of your picture is still going to be mediocre. The same could be set for pouch lamination. Just because...

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All American Laminating

As consumers today are searching for more local and American made products, laminating machines and other laminating equipment has been difficult to find. However, we’ve managed to locate several different types of laminating machines, laminators and additional laminating equipment that is produced and sold right here in the United States of America. Our favorite laminator/laminating provider is Lloyds of Indiana, Inc. They...

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