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What Are the Best Applications for Chalkboard Vinyl?

We encounter signs, promotional displays or large format graphics so often it’s easy to overlook the time and work that goes into choosing the right products or materials to create signage that is..

11/12/21 9:00 AM / by Nekoosa

How to Avoid Puckering and Tunneling in Application Tape

Tunneling of the application tape off of the release liner can cause sign makers headaches – especially when the graphics are rolled and shipped to a customer across the country. Here’s the..

11/2/21 8:39 PM / by Jim Hingst

Who is Nekoosa?

Nekoosa’s mission is to manufacture and convert the highest quality specialty print media substrates for the commercial print and graphics markets. The partnership of Nekoosa Coated Products,..

10/13/21 8:00 AM / by Tianna Vanderhei, Nekoosa

#MeetOurTeam - Michel Miserany, Business Development Manager

Michel Miserany is Nekoosa's Business Development Manger for Canada. He joined the team during the NCR PAPER* acquisition, where he had 22 successful years of service in the paper industry.Tell us..

9/29/21 8:00 AM / by Tianna Vanderhei, Nekoosa

Storing Application Tape

Application tape manufacturers package their products in plastic sleeves, then box them in corrugated containers to protect the tape from light, dirt and humidity. If you’re not going to use the..

9/22/21 8:00 AM / by Jim Hingst, Former Nekoosa Team Member

Why Synthetic Paper Is A Good Alternative to Lamination

Lamination has long been considered the gold standard in protecting paper products from environmental elements and helping to ensure products have a long service life. But the trouble with..

9/15/21 1:00 PM / by Tianna Vanderhei, Nekoosa

Understanding the Difference Between SYNAPS Synthetic Paper

In today’s marketplace, there’s no shortage of synthetic paper options. And while on the surface the choices for synthetic paper seem relatively similar, SYNAPS synthetic paper offers the..

9/8/21 9:00 AM / by Tianna Vanderhei, Nekoosa

#MeetOurTeam - Dan Garrity, Director of Sales West Region

A new month calls for a new #MeetOurTeam internal team member spotlight! Today's feature is on Dan Garrity, Director of Sales - West Region who has been with Nekoosa for more than thirteen years.
8/25/21 8:00 AM / by Tianna Vanderhei, Nekoosa

Challenges in Developing a Premask for Air-Egress Liners

Vinyl films with air-egress release liners have almost eliminated bubbles and wrinkles from applied graphics. Here’s how the product works...these release liners are comprised of multiple layers..

8/18/21 7:00 AM / by Jim Hingst

Laminating Tips - Silvering

Have you ever seen silvery specs in a laminated print? This defect is called silvering. It’s caused when tiny air bubbles are captured between the adhesive on an overlaminating film and the..

8/11/21 9:00 AM / by Jim Hingst, Former Nekoosa Team Member