If you have trouble viewing this email, please click here

Issue 86 | Week 4 - January 2011

 
Viscom Africa
RIGIFLEX SYSTEM USED ON GAUTRAIN
The 'Rigiflex System' was the choice of Media giant, Continental Outdoor Media, when they were awarded the contract to manage advertising on the Gautrain. One of the reasons for this was that the Rigiflex system is user-friendly and changing faces is quick and effortless.
Antalis
FLASHING BOARDS HAVE MARKET POTENTIAL
Every time these boards change colour they flash - a very effective way of catching the viewers’ attention. In this way, advertisements and announcements written or drawn on the boards simply cannot be missed.
MASSIVE WINDOW GRAPHIC WELCOMES G20 TO SEOUL
To celebrate Seoul hosting the G20 Leaders Summit in November 2010 and to welcome delegates, the World Trade Centre in Seoul was wrapped with impressive graphics.
JUDGE RULES IN FAVOUR OF AVERY DENNISON
Avery Dennison has announced that Chief Judge Michael J. Davis of the United States District Court in Minnesota has denied 3M’s request for a preliminary injunction in a case that attempted to block Avery Dennison’s OmniCube product from competing in the marketplace for retroreflective sheeting.
 Sign Africa Roadshow
PRISMAFLEX INTRODUCE RF² ZIP-IN TENSIONING SYSTEM
With only one extrusion profile to do it all, mounting a frame, installing and tensioning a flex face has never been easier. Based on the award winning zip-in concept of the Rigiflex range, sliding a dedicated cursor along the extrusions is all you need to secure the flex face in the frame. No on-site trimming, drilling or screwing is required to deliver a perfectly flat face.
MUTOH AND ARLON JOIN FORCES AT FESPA AMERICAS
Mutoh America and Arlon will join forces to deliver car wrap and printing demonstrations at the Graphics of the Americas/FESPA trade show for the third year in a row. The trade show will take place at the Orange County Convention Centre in Orlando, Florida from February 24 to 26.
BRANDING ON SPORTSWEAR GARMENTS PROBLEMS SOLVED WITH ALTERNATIVE SOLUTION
Many sportswear and fashion garments are manufactured from 'Performance' fabrics, which include such features as moisture management, enabling the fabric to draw moisture away from the skin.
 WONSA
VISTA SYSTEM PYLON RECENTLY INSTALLED IN JERUSALEM
Vista System International recently supplied an illuminated 6m (20 foot) high double sided pylon to 'Shiltey Hamates' for installation at 'Centre 1' shopping centre in Jerusalem, Israel.
GOLD MEDAL FOR STREET GRAPHICS AT COMMONWEALTH GAMES
When the Organising Committee of the XIX Commonwealth Games, held in Delhi, India in October, 2010, needed to create a world-class track for the road cycling time trials, they turned to Avery Dennison to help produce eye-catching track decals.
CREATIVITY AND INNOVATION MEET DESIGN
DuPont and Disney will showcase 'TRON designs Corian®', an exhibition inspired by the film 'TRON: Legacy' from Walt Disney Studios, released in South Africa on December 31, 2010.
THIS WEEK'S CREATIVE QUOTE

"Design can be art. Design can be aesthetics. Design is so simple, that’s why it is so complicated."

~Paul Rand

MICROTILES DRAW PEOPLE IN AT HAUSMANN & CO
Wrist watch specialist Hausmann & Co. opened a new boutique and workshop in Via del Babuino, Rome, using the latest visual technology to lure its customers in. Boasting Christie® MicroTiles™, the state of the art store shows how technological innovation, exquisite aesthetics and a long eperience in the retail market can come together to offer a unique customer experience.
F.A.R. PRODUCTS MOVES PREMISES
F.A.R. Products, a company which manufactures custom built acrylic and wooden units for all industries and for the public, has moved premises.
GOLF UNLIMITED DRIVES NUTRILIDA MILK THISTLE SUCCESS
Golf Unlimited provides an ideal advertising medium for Natrodale’s Milk Thistle Liver Remedy, successfully reaching its upper LSM target audience.
 Viscom Africa
NASHUA MOBILE SIGNS WITH PRIMALL MEDIA
Nashua Mobile has renewed its advertising partnership with the Primedia Unlimited subsidiary until August 2011.
BRANDHOUSE AND TLC SOBER UP
Brandhouse selected TLC to include washroom advertising as part of its holistic campaign to promote responsible drinking during the festive season. Mainly targeting men between the ages of 18 and 40, the campaign is brought to life via TLC’s Nightlife venues, where alcohol is consumed.
ASICS SIGNS UP WITH TLC FOR FIRST TIME
For the first time, Asics has signed up with TLC to create a targeted advertising campaign. The communication is set to target upper LSM men across the country.
DIGITAL CAMPAIGN SETS BP APART
The fuel industry is arguably one of the most difficult sectors to build consumer loyalty. But, through a cleverly devised multi-faceted digital campaign, BP has managed to successfully connect with key market sectors, engage and entertain, and generate huge competitive advantage for the brand in SA.
 Sign Africa Roadshow
CLASSIC ILLUSTRATOR TUTORIAL: DIY VINTAGE T-SHIRTS

This week Derek Lea reveals how to combine Illustrator and Photoshop to create stunning authentic t-shirt prints.

FUNNY SIGNS OF THE WEEK

Sharing is caring, click here to send us your funny signs.

Removal: This e-mail is for information purposes only and will not be repeated, following a request for removal. It is sent in accordance with the Information Exchange Promotion Protection and Privacy Act sect. 50, marked as "Advertisement" and containing a valid remove instruction below. E-mail based commercial communication avoids unnecessary spending on catalogues and paper, and helps to preserve valuable natural resources such as forests and oil. Should you not wish to receive information just click here to Unsubscribe.

Powered by Practical Publishing- info@practicalpublishing.co.za

 Avery Graphics

 Viscom Africa