Blog - Graphics Solutions

  • 5/31/17 5:00 am PDT
    Tips For Removing Permanent Adhesive Graphics & Weathered Graphics
    Joey Heiob, Technical Service Representative
    Have you ever been asked or hired to remove vinyl vehicle graphics that are cracked and weathered due to their age or the material used had a permanent adhesive? If you have, you know how difficult these graphics can be to remove and the amount of time it can take. There are times where using a heat gun or propane torch just doesn’t work.In this blog, I will share a few helpful tools that are being used in the market today that can help make the removal a little easier.more...
  • 5/23/17 9:36 am PDT
    Six Useful Tips to Help You Get Started in the World of Wraps
    Molly Waters, Senior Technical Specialist
    The wrap market continues to grow as more shops and individuals are getting into wraps. This includes print wraps for commercial use, as well as decorative wraps, which can be color change, printed or even a combination of color change and printed graphics. This blog contains six tips to help those of you getting started in the world of wraps.more...
  • 5/1/17 5:00 am PDT
    Josh Zaller, Product Manager
    Many consumers are still unaware of car wrapping or believe it is exclusively for fleet advertising purposes - but, the times are changing.more...
  • 2/28/17 6:00 am PST
    Molly Waters
    Molly Waters, Senior Technical Specialist
    I've been seeing a lot of discussions online about whether or not certain color change films are directional. I wanted to address this question with regard to the Avery Dennison line of products. Some of this is information that can be used as a general guide for all brands of wrap films, however it is best to consult the product manufacturer if you have questions about a specific product.more...
  • 2/14/17 6:00 am PST
    Introducing the Avery Dennison Porsche 911 GT3 Cup Car
    Danny Cruz
    A race car can go through many lifetimes. As long as the car is racing, it’s alive. Many classic race cars are still alive and racing today. Other newer race cars get new life breathed into them with mechanical improvements, engine rebuilds and new bodies season after season.more...
  • 12/12/16 6:00 am PST
    Wrap Like a King Challenge 2016
    Amanda Zhou, Channel Marketing & Communications Manager
    On November 2, 2016, Avery Dennison Graphics Solutions announced that Toxic Rat by Nick Caminiti, car wrap installer at Exotic Graphix, was named the King of the Wrap World in the “Wrap Like a King” Challenge at the 2016 SEMA Show. Nick competed against 223 other installers from 21 countries.more...
  • 10/26/16 2:27 pm PDT
    MPI 1105 Supercast series
    David Timmerman, Regional Technical Specialist
    MPI 1105 Supercast series is the next generation of digital Supercast film and is a premium gloss opaque vinyl designed for use in fleet marking, vehicle and boat wraps as well as corporate identity applications. The MPI 1105 Supercast series provides superior conformability to irregular surfaces such as compound curves and corrugations. MPI 1105 Supercast series has been formulated for reliable print performance across all digital platforms - latex, solvent, eco-solvent and UV.more...
  • 9/9/16 11:55 am PDT
    Danny Cruz
    Here we have a rather special Porsche 991 GT3. This car is special because it is one of five luxury sports cars wrapped in a superhero theme for a non-profit organization. The wrap was printed on Avery Dennison MPI 1105 Easy Apply RS™ vinyl with DOL 1060Z overlaminate.more...
  • 8/29/16 9:33 am PDT
    Joey Heiob, Regional Technical Specialist
    Are you a business owner or new homeowner who has moved into a new space? Maybe you’re  looking for a new wall color or decoration idea? Rather than trying to pick out a new paint color, consider an interior wall film graphic that can be customized to reflect your personal preference or your company’s logo, color, or business slogan. In addition, with a digitally printable wall film, you have the option of having a smooth or a textured finish.more...
  • 8/19/16 8:19 am PDT
    Craig Grabhorn, Community Arts Specialist
    This Spring, we had the honor of welcoming Sonja Thomsen to the John Michael Kohler Arts Center for a three-week stay as an Exhibiting Artist-in-Residence (ExAIR). She has a unique approach that combines photography, sculpture, interactive installation and site-specific public art.more...