Every so often, an exciting product hits the market that changes the industry and really grabs our attention. When Photo Tex, a self-adhesive fabric, came on the scene in 2004 it ignited a revolution in the peel and stick signage arena, and made up for the shortcomings of your typical vinyl signage. Creating a new range of possibilities for printers, sign makers, exhibition developers and interior designers, Photo Tex remains one of the most exciting developments in the printing industry, and at TGI.
Photo Tex is a revolutionary peel and stick self-adhesive polyester fabric material that can be installed on virtually any flat surface. It can be used indoors and out, in any weather condition, and can be removed and reused many times over. From sports arenas and retail storefronts to interior design, Photo Tex is changing the world of indoor and outdoor signage, and has become one of our favorite offerings.
Here are a few reasons why we are so excited to bring Photo Tex to your Marketing efforts:
Incredible Durability & Easy to Use:
We fell in love with Photo Tex for many reasons; one being that it is incredibly durable. It does not curl, shrink, rip, or wrinkle in almost any weather or temperature change, making it a great addition to our client’s indoor or outdoor signage. We also love that it is so easy to install, can be repositioned and is removable, making it easy to adjust for errors. The adhesive bond is revolutionary; it is extremely strong, yet the material can be peeled away after years in place without leaving any residue, and if kept clean can be reattached elsewhere. No tools or messy adhesives are required for installation, which makes wallpaper and wall graphic installations a breeze.
Super Green & Eco-Friendly:
In addition to the durability and flexibility of Photo Tex, it is also a green and eco-friendly material, which is ideal for hospitals and schools. Photo Tex is odorless, non-toxic & Phthalate-free, and sticks to all low and no VOC paints. It also has no PVC, Glycol-Ether or Formaldehyde. We print on Photo Tex using our HP Latex 360 or HP Latex 3000 printers, which both use the same eco-friendly, water-based, odorless industrial inks.
Photo Tex can be wrapped around corners and columns, placed on ceilings and walls, and be removed and reused without losing adhesive qualities. This makes the possibilities truly endless. Our clients in every industry can get creative with Photo Tex and we love helping bring their vision to life. Whether in the Retail, Financial, Manufacturing or Pharmaceutical sector, Photo Tex can help grab the attention that your Marketing efforts deserve.
Using Photo Tex for your Business:
Creativity and collaboration occur within the walls of your workplace, and the décor can directly affect both your clients’ and employees’ engagement and performance. Long gone are the offices with boring white walls, and Interior Designers are turning to Photo Tex to help create a more vibrant, inspiring and successful workplace. Photo Tex can be used in the workplace for lobbies, company timelines, cubicles, door signage, posters, directional signage, conference rooms, company logos, internal communications, workspace décor, and cafeterias.
Stadiums & Sports Arenas:
Grabbing consumer’s attention proves to be challenging, especially in public venues like sports arenas and stadiums. Photo Tex can help make your company’s messaging stand out by placing your messaging on virtually every surface! Cover columns, walls, ceilings, elevator doors, windows, ticketing booths, etc., with your teams logo or your company’s marketing messages.
Hospitals & Health Care:
Create a friendly environment by using Photo Tex in your waiting rooms or throughout your health care facility. Being non-toxic, Phthalate-free, and odorless, Photo Tex is perfect for decorating any medical environment. Photo Tex can be used to decorate ceilings and walls, floors and elevator doors, covering columns, and creating fun environments for Children’s facilities, without the threat of any toxins in the air.
The retail industry is full of constant set-ups and break-downs, rotating campaigns, and ever-changing promotions and sales events. Photo Tex can be used to decorate any space, quickly and effortlessly, and can help your promotions, sales, and events stand out. Photo Tex can be used to decorate any retail space, indoors or outdoors, quickly & easily. Just peel & stick to walls, windows, doors, columns, or endcaps, and you are done.
To see more uses of Photo Tex and to get some inspiration for your marketing campaigns, check out our Photo Tex Board on Pinterest.
Have a question about Photo Tex? Contact our Wide Format Product Specialist, Dan Long, via email: email@example.com