Blog

  • 6/27/17 5:00 am PDT
    OmniCube™ and TrafficJet™ Shine on Colombia’s New National Route Markers
    Florencia Delponte, Customer Service Representative
    Colombia’s Ministry of Transport is improving their reference signage on their national road network. For years the agency used a series of small wood and concrete markers offset from the roadway to provide motorists with location information. However, these markers have have proven difficult to maintain over the years. The old markers are set low to the ground and are not only difficult to read, but they are also a safety hazard to any vehicle that might strike them during a run off the roadmore...
  • 6/8/17 5:00 am PDT
    Is Sensitivity an Excuse for Bad Sheeting Behavior?
    Scott Chapman, Global Marketing Communications Manager
    While helping raise our six children, two of them girls, I often found myself accused of being too insensitive. I have seen that sensitivity can be a double-edged sword. “Oh dad, you’re so sensitive” can be a very endearing compliment in the right setting depending on how it’s delivered - say during a private conversation at home, with but not in a cowboy bar in Dallas. Somebody described as insensitive could well be a very empathetic and skilled listener - or touchy and prone to flying intomore...
  • 5/18/17 5:00 am PDT
    Second Penang Bridge
    Ashish Shukla, Global Marketing Director
    Three years ago Malaysia’s Sultan Abdul Muadzam Shah Bridge, also called the Second Penang Bridge, opened after five years of construction. The longest bridge in Southeast Asia features wide sweeping “S” curves over its 24 km length - a design requirement  to help motorists stay attentive for the average 20 minute crossing.more...
  • 5/8/17 5:00 am PDT
    Margaret Adams, Marketing Automation Specialist
    In 2013, Avery Dennison introduced the TrafficJet Print System™ to the traffic sign industry and since then, we have installed over 250 printers in sign shops all over the world. While digital sign printing has become widely accepted, some are still a little hesitant. Let’s walk through some of the misconceptions about digital traffic sign printing that exist today and why it’s time to embrace this technology.more...