Luxurious Jewel Tones with Transparent Colors on Metal

by Vicky Bowie on Sep 12, 2019

One of the neatest things about working for a company that helps other companies elevate their brand with attractive nameplates and labels is...

Defining Background or Graphic Colors for Metal Nameplates

by Vicky Bowie on Jun 25, 2019

Defining color for your nameplate sounds like an easy task. It is important to consider whether the color called out is to be used for background...

Colorful Brand Labels Enhanced with Doming

by Vicky Bowie on Apr 18, 2019

What a great time of the year this is! April showers bring May flowers is the age-old saying for springtime. It's the time of year when colors...

Metallic Finish Options for Aluminum Surfaces

by Vicky Bowie on Feb 21, 2019

Looking for a way to dress up a metal nameplate or decorative trim? Metallic inks are an attractive option in creating cost effective product...

Gradient Colors add Interest to Nameplates and Labels

by Vicky Bowie on Jan 31, 2019

Color trends ebb and flow with seasons. Product designers pay close attention to these trends as well as the psychology behind colors. With more...

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...

Custom Color Considerations for Product Identification

by Vicky Bowie on Sep 4, 2018

When you are working through the design phase of product development, one of the decisions needed is to specify the colors for branding....

Defining Gloss Levels for Nameplates and Labels

by Vicky Bowie on Aug 21, 2018

Translating the right gloss level to your product identification does not need to be stressful. Typical processing will call for uniform gloss...