Where and When it Makes Sense to Emboss Metal ID Plates

by Vicky Bowie on May 12, 2020

Industrial ID Plates have strict regulations for the type of information that should be displayed, set by OSHA, NFPA, and other organizations....

When and Where Embossing on Plastic Material Makes Sense

by Vicky Bowie on Jan 16, 2020

There is more to plastic label design than meets the eye. A lot more. Although we often start designing product identification from a visual...

Where and When it Makes Sense to Emboss Metal Nameplates

by Vicky Bowie on Jan 7, 2020

When it comes to designing product identification that allows your brand to stand out, there are so many options that it can be easy to find...

2019 Recap for Nameplate and Label Blog Posts

by Vicky Bowie on Jan 2, 2020

Happy New Year and New Decade! Before diving into the new year and all the new projects that will come, let's take a quick recap of the last year...

Holiday Card Inspired by Glistening Snowflakes and Water Tumblers

by Vicky Bowie on Dec 17, 2019

Christmas time here in the Mid-West United States means snowflakes falling from the sky. There is a chill in the air and drifts of snow will...

Embossed Polycarbonate Overlay Stands Out on Product

by Vicky Bowie on Nov 21, 2019

A nameplate or label that is featured on a product can become a functional part of operating that piece of equipment. A graphic overlay is a great...

Metal Data Plates eBook

by Vicky Bowie on Oct 31, 2019

Companies around the world use industrial data plates to communicate critical information to end users. 

3 Ways to Add Dimension to Nameplates

by Vicky Bowie on Oct 22, 2019

Dimension for nameplates is a design element that achieves visual depth. Sometimes this involves custom tooling to physically add dimension with...

Can Safety Labels be Customized? Yes!

by Vicky Bowie on Oct 3, 2019

Safety labels are a key part of the information for use provided by equipment manufacturers to users and are often the only information that many...

Blind Embossed Aluminum Nameplates and Industrial Tags

by Vicky Bowie on Sep 19, 2019

Embossing is a durable solution for permanent identification on a product. It also adds elegance to a design. When metal is simply embossed (blind...