Does Color Matter for Nameplates and Labels? Yes and No.

by Vicky Bowie on Jan 17, 2019

I spent some time recently helping out a local preschool during an afternoon art activity. Simple coloring a basic house scene with classic color...

Investment in Manufacturing Reinforces Commitment to Customers

by Vicky Bowie on Jan 15, 2019

2018 was a big year for McLoone as we began some restructuring and re-emphasized our commitment to being a manufacturer of choice for thousands of...

RoHS 3 and REACH Compliance Matters for Product Identification

by Vicky Bowie on Jan 10, 2019

One point of discussion for product identification centers on compliance requirements for materials. It is important for OEMs to ensure that their...

How Prototypes Help with Supply Chain Decisions for Product Identification

by Vicky Bowie on Jan 8, 2019

When it comes to making a decision on the look for your product identification it can be more complicated than simply reviewing an electronic...

Most Popular Nameplate and Label Blog Posts for 2018

by Vicky Bowie on Jan 3, 2019

As we start a new calendar year, I thought it would be interesting to take a look at the most popular posts from the previous year. The subject of...

Subtle Surface Decoration with Textures on Aluminum

by Vicky Bowie on Dec 18, 2018

One of the elements of product design to consider is the user experience. This plays over into how your branding is placed onto the product. There...

Metal Holiday Card Inspired by Vintage Paper Cards

by Vicky Bowie on Dec 13, 2018

The Holidays are generally a time to reflect on times gone by. If you're anything like me, when it comes to pulling out the tree ornaments there...

Nameplate Substrate Guide | Material Options for Product Identification

by Vicky Bowie on Dec 11, 2018

The way a brand is displayed is an important element in product design. No matter if your needs require a highly decorative badge showcasing a...

Brushed Metal Look for Nameplates and Labels

by Vicky Bowie on Dec 6, 2018

When it comes to background looks for nameplates and labels one of the most common requests is to achieve a brushed finish. It provides a finished...

5 Reasons You Need a Nameplate for Product Identification

by Vicky Bowie on Dec 4, 2018

Any product that is introduced to the market needs some way of showcasing a logo or company name. There are many options to accomplish this. It...