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1301, 2017

Your Guide to Pole Pocket Banners and Scaffold PVC Banners

January 13th, 2017|Categories: PVC Banners|Tags: , |

Order scaffold banners here. Many outdoor banners and scaffolding banners are attached using a pole pocket. Pole pockets are a great way to hang a PVC banner on a construction site because there is always plenty of scaffolding around. Even when no scaffolding is handy, attaching a PVC banner using pole pockets can often be a good idea. By supporting the PVC banner top and bottom, the poles tension the PVC to create a smooth drum like finish. The flatter the PVC, the better the image looks. We always want your PVC banner to look amazing! For indoor banners hung along the top edge only, a weight inserted through the [...]

401, 2017

Why PVC Pub Banners Beat Social Media Marketing

January 4th, 2017|Categories: Design, PVC Banners|

As revolutionary as social media sounds, with online targeted marketing analytics and more, is it really more effective than a classic PVC Pub Banner? It is easy to miss the full costs of an online campaign; sponsoring posts, regular staff time to keep a fresh feed and discounting product margins to create maintain an online buzz. The internet and social media has had many benefits but social has become a noisy place particularly in advertising for restaurants and pubs. By comparison, PVC pub banners have been generating proven returns for pub owners for years. With PVC pub banner you are advertising locally, targeting directly the customers who live nearby or [...]

1512, 2016

How to Hand Out Fringe Flyers and Win More Ticket Sales!

December 15th, 2016|Categories: Edinburgh Fringe, Flyers|Tags: , , , |

So you’ve spent months writing the script, choosing the costumes and ticking off the never ending script of logistic tasks. Your flyers have been painstakingly designed, printed and they have just arrived looking sharp. Here’s how to hand out your Fringe Flyers like a boss. Make this year's show an Edinburgh Fringe sell out! Described as the 6 second performance of your life – and were not talking about the first time you got your partner into bed.. The six-second performance is the untold key to making your Edinburgh Fringe a success. Six seconds will be the most practiced and repeated script you will be performing this summer. Believe me, it [...]

1412, 2016

Band Banners – Backdrops and Stage Scrims

December 14th, 2016|Categories: PVC Banners, Roll-Up Banner|

Now as essential as a sound check, PVC Banners and Printed Backdrops are an expected gig accessory. Band banners for gigs and performances form part of the visual experience and are often the most shared visual of a gig. Social media, Instagram and Snapchat means it is difficult to gauge how worldwide the reach of printed backdrops really are. All we know is, when one of our stage scrims or backdrops gets dispatched we enjoy watching the social media feeds light up with pictures of our giant banners! At Edinburgh Banners we have experience making banners for new and established bands. We have a range of tailored products and finishes [...]

1312, 2016

Supersizing Your Logo For Print, Image Up Scaling

December 13th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|

We often receive images or logos which a customer would love to use in a PVC banner but the resolution is too low to print. – or is it? Here we take you through how we supersize your logos and images for PVC banner printing.   How do we know an image is too low a resolution for a large PVC banner print? JPG, PNG and Raster Formats Before anything, we look at the format of the file. Logo files are usually sent in a raster format of JPG or PNG file type. This means the image is designed to be a certain size, ie there will be enough little [...]

1212, 2016

Where to Position a Rollup Banner

December 12th, 2016|Categories: Design, Roll-Up Banner|

To be a successful marketing tool, any well-designed roll up banner must be positioned correctly. Here we share our experience to on where to position a roll up banner at any tradeshow or retail environment. When positioned correctly, a printed roll up can be a powerful a call to action like a checkout triggered impulse purchase in a supermarket. Here we go through the behavioural biases and psychology tips to position your next roll up in the best position.   At the Retail Entrance At 2m tall, a roll-up can be positioned beside an entranceway to attract new business from a distance. With interchangeable models and reskinning options available a [...]