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Printed Foamex cutout sheep

Foamex Signs Top Facts – Foamex Cutouts

Foamex is a plastic material that comes in flat, rigid sheets. It’s economical, relatively low weight and great for printing on. The sheets, once printed, are normally trimmed down into smaller rectangular signs. However, we are able to contour-cut Foamex into virtually any shape on our CNC table. Foamex cutouts can be used in many […]

A foamex sign printed on 5mm foamex

Foamex Signs Top Facts – Foamex Thicknesses

It’s important to choose the correct foamex thickness for the job at hand. But how do you know what’s right? Let me talk you through the most common uses of the standard foamex thicknesses that are available. Available foamex thicknesses The most readily available thicknesses of foamex are 3mm, 5mm and 10mm. Let’s talk about […]

Flat cut lettering made from two different colours of board stacked together

Foamex Signs Top Facts – Coloured Foamex

Foamex (foam PVC board) is a really versatile material for signage and display. We can print absolutely anything to standard foamex sheets. But did you know foamex is manufactured in a range of different colours? Combined with white ink printing (we have a couple of printers that are capable of printing white ink) some really […]

A foamex sign for Manic Panic vegan hair dye

Product Spotlight: Foamex Signs

Hello and welcome to our brand new Product Spotlight series. If you’re looking for high quality signage that can be custom-built to boost your high street presence, make your stall stand out at trade shows and exhibitions, or advertise a new line of products in your store, then you’ve come to the right place. You […]

Kindle Fire Winner

Through the end part of August we ran a competition to win a Kindle Fire HD 7 tablet and e-Reader. And the winner is… We’re happy to announce the lucky recipient of the Kindle tablet is Kerry Sainsbury of the Claverton House Hotel! Well done Kerry, your Kindle is on its way. And if you’re […]

A picture of flat cut lettering cut from brushed aluminium dibond and applied to a black backing board

Flat Cut Lettering Now Available

I’m glad to say flat cut lettering is now manufactured in-house at Print 2 Media. Most sign-makers offer flat cut letters, but in many cases they will be outsourcing the manufacture to a trade partner. There’s nothing wrong with that per se – many manufacturers won’t deal direct with customers, only re-sellers / distributors – but if […]