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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UV Coating: Helps you make money and increase sales
Apr04

UV Coating: Helps you make money and increase sales

Remember the days when the economy was really slow? There has been a slow progression, and most of us are getting back to business. Customers are starting to figure out how to best use printed material to market themselves. There is a convergence of digital and print. While one is on screens, the other still has merit.  Are you doing enough to continue to set yourself apart from your competition? Are you doing enough to make sure...

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Paper Creasing Machines Are What You Need For Digital Print
Mar21

Paper Creasing Machines Are What You Need For Digital Print

Paper Creasing Machines versus Folding Machines Paper creasing machines solve the problem of cracking when you are running a digital print shop. One of the problems with any kind of print is that if you try to fold an ink-heavy page, like a solid black cover, the ink will crack and break. Folding puts a lot of pressure on a sheet and stretches the ink laying across its surface. The last thing you want is an unprofessional finish to an...

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Dry Erase UV Coating Fluid? Yes There Is
Mar14

Dry Erase UV Coating Fluid? Yes There Is

Looking for a UV Coating Fluid that can be used as a dry erase board? It is available. We have had a lot of people contact us looking for dry erase UV Coating fluid. Some our suppliers have said they are looking for it too. So, we decided to do a test on our own REVO Coating to see if could work as a dry erase board. To our surprise, it does work. REVO Gloss UV coating fluid can be used as a dry erase surface on any card stock...

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Small Biz Solution, the 6″ Commercial Pouch Laminator
Jan19

Small Biz Solution, the 6″ Commercial Pouch Laminator

Heavy Duty Pouch Laminator It’s the day before a large conference, and you have 300 ID cards to laminate with. Do you want to be using the $49.99 plastic laminator you got at Target that can handle one ID card every three minutes or the Akiles 6” Pouch Laminator, which is capable of laminating 0.4” per seconds without the need for foil carriers? I guess you’d prefer to use the Akiles. What Does it Do? The Akiles 6” Pouch Laminator is...

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Tec Lighting TruCoat 16” UV Coating Machine – Small Print Shop Machine
Sep21

Tec Lighting TruCoat 16” UV Coating Machine – Small Print Shop Machine

The UV Coating Machine is Growing Up UV Coating Machines have come a long way from 2008-2009. The manufacturers have made a lot of improvements to their machines. Maintenance is easier than previous models. Using either gloss or Matte UV Coating fluid is easier. Even UV Coating fluid can have scents added to minimize the small the IR lamp gives off. Tec Lighting is one of those manufacturers that has made improvements to their...

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