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    A Sticky Subject: Adhesive for Outdoor Exposure

    When creating a nameplate or product identification tag, choosing the right adhesive is one of the most important decisions...


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    Tags: Embossing, Nameplates, Adhesive,

    Getting the Gold: Silver and Black for Successful Nameplates

    It's a well-known fact that color influences emotions - they trigger something in the subconscious that plays a role in...


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    Tags: Embossing, Nameplates, Patterns and Finishes

    What is Pantone?

    What is Pantone? We mention it a few times throughout our site because we offer color matching to your PMS. Which is great, but...


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    Tags: Embossing, Nameplates, Patterns and Finishes

    Global Recycling Day at McLoone

    Here at McLoone, we take pride in our role as a responsible manufacturing business, recognizing the environmental responsibility...


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    Tags: Embossing, Nameplates, Patterns and Finishes

    Get it Right the First Time: Preproduction Samples and Free Concept Drawings

    We’ve said it hundreds of times, nameplates are important. They play a huge role in your brand strategy, keeping your company...


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    Tags: Embossing, Nameplates, Screen Print,

    7 Design Options to Give a Boost to Your Embossed Nameplate

    Choosing to add embossing to your metal nameplate, emblem, or badge can take it from good to great. It adds perceived value,...


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    Tags: Embossing, Nameplates, Patterns and Finishes

    The Making of the 2023 Metal Holiday Card

    Each year, we make a metal holiday card to send out to our clients. This year's card was especially unique - it was the first...


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    Tags: Embossing, Nameplates, Screen Print,

    A New Year, A New Metal Nameplate

    Many people make resolutions for self-improvement or try to start new habits at the start of each new year; going to the gym,...


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    Tags: Embossing, Nameplates, Screen Print,

    Holiday Card Inspired by Festive Motifs on Paper Coffee Cups

    Inspiration has an incredible ability to strike unexpectedly, often coming from the most overlooked or ordinary places. The...


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    Tags: Embossing, Nameplates, Screen Print,

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

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


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    Tags: Labels and Overlays, Nameplates, Patterns and Finishes,

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