In the first article of this four-part series, we discussed the importance of protecting your fleet graphics against road wear. We also looked at the three methods commonly used to do so. The McDonald’s fleet, one of North America’s most recognized brands, was chosen as a case study to examine as they have strategically used three approaches to protect their graphics.
Rapidus and Spedian to star at NPTC
Insightful demonstrations of the Spedian™ Vehicle Graphics System and the Rapidus App will be the order of the day at the upcoming NPTC Annual Conference & Exhibition in Cincinnati. And you can win a nice prize by visiting our booth (929) each day of the show, April 29–May 1 at the Duke Energy Convention Center.
Seven teams comprised of 46 employees are currently engaged in an eight-week company Fitness Challenge. The step-measuring contest began on Feb. 4 – Super Bowl Sunday – and serves as a precursor to Modagrafics’ participation in the Chicago Corporate Challenge, a 3.5-mile run and walk event on May 24.
Visit Modagrafics at the NPTC Show and enter our daily putting contest to win a Scotty Cameron Newport 2 putter.
NPTC Show Booth #929
If you know someone looking for a summer internship at a progressive company, we are interested in hearing from them. We are looking for two people who want to learn the industry and put their business operations knowledge to work. Applications for these positions in Rolling Meadows are now being accepted. The program deadline is May 30th, so please send your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
On Feb. 18, Plant Engineering Manager Sal Geraci did what he’s done for 13 consecutive years – raise money for the Special Olympics of Illinois program. To do so, he jumped into icy Twin Lakes in nearby Palatine a week after the local area received in excess of a foot of snow, followed by bone-chilling temperatures. Modagrafics again supported Sal’s efforts for the 2018 Special Olympics Polar Plunge.
Thirty installers from 12 different states including Illinois took part in Spedian Certification training classes held at Modagrafics during the week of January 29. More installers will gain their certificates when another round is held the week of March 19.
Modagrafics announced a new partnership with Tint World® Automotive Styling Centers™. Modagrafics and Tint World rolled out today a new nationwide program on March 7. The agreement between two national leaders gives all Tint World franchises access to a full line of custom vehicle graphics solutions. Both consumers and small businesses with fewer fleet vehicles will have the opportunity to participate.
Vendor News from Arlon Graphics
The popularity of wrapping semi-trailers continues to increase as fleet owners realize the daily exposure their equipment receives on the highways. Wrapping a fleet of trailers requires an investment and is often a key part of a greater marketing campaign. For the graphics to continue being a valuable marketing asset, it is important that the image quality on trailers is properly maintained throughout their service life.
The Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA) honored Modagrafics in January. The criteria that they used to award Modagrafics was their advancement to provide a safer workplace, through developing a safety policy, holding regular safety committee meetings, completing safety training, correcting safety hazards, and for sharing SGIA safety tips with their employees. At the same time, Modagrafics had achieved over a year without an accident. Congratulations to all!