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Making old new again with color change wraps!

Recently a client had an usual request, to take a 59 VW Manx and make it look modern. The old metallic purple scheme was not working for them They intended to give it away to a lucky client and wanted it to be more of the day. But they still wanted it to sparkle. After…

World’s Funniest Signs how do you avoid being on the list?

If you watch TV News or read the newspaper you will almost daily see a picture of a business sign. Usually a CEO is in front of it being interviewed or a non profit revealing their fundraising numbers etc.   But sometimes they are being used to highlight silly issues like grammar or badly placed…

Great Bathroom signs

Recently BUZZFEED compiled a list of great gender neutral bathroom signs. Why should bathroom signs be boring? We found this one at a fellow Speedpro Signs office in Medicine Hat…                   Word to the wise, don’t Google Funny Bathroom Signs unless you have Adam Sandler funny bone….

Can stickers create interest in your business?

I ran across an article last week that talked about how stickers are a guerrilla marketing tactic that businesses can use to create interest in your business.  I was surprised to see that Reddit a global internet company used the offline marketing tactic of stickers…. stickers everywhere they went…developed interest in their brand. Most small…

Speedpro Signs “Fights Back” with partnership in Alberta with Relay for Life

Speedpro Signs “Fights Back” with partnership in Alberta with Relay for Life May 2014– Speedpro Imaging and Speedpro Signs in Alberta  is partnering with the Canadian Cancer Society to change cancer forever at the  Relay For Life in Grande Prairie, Calgary and all over Alberta this year. “No one is immune to cancer, including our…

New Wrap Colors from Avery

At our Speedpro National Convention, Avery shared 5 new wrap colors and we have samples in our shops! Come and see new Bubblegum Pink Satin, White Satin, Black Satin, White Pearl Satin, and Carmine Red Satin.  These colors can be used to wrap just about anything from Cars and Trucks to appliances and more. Come…

Supporting STARS with a new Wrap

Since the base in GP was created Speedpro has been proud to support the STARS Air Ambulance by donating stickers, vehicle decals and more. But just before Christmas the team at the local base showed us a new project they hoped we could get behind, and it was larger than we expected!\ Not only did…

Winners from 2012 National Franchise Sign Competition

Last week in Toronto the winners of the Speedpro National Sign Competition were announced. Over 50 stores across Canada submit entries in over 10 categories to be judged by their peers and industry professionals. Every year we at the Grande Prairie Speedpro submit entries in all categories and we usually get some really good results….

5 Worst Wrap Mistakes seen at 2013 Detroit Auto Show

While SEMA is definitely better for creative cutting edge vehicle wraps, the Detroit Auto show is/ should be way more prestigious.   As a wrap expert it made me frustrated to see sloppy work, these wraps should be as prestigious as the show itself. 5. Erratic cut marks. Whether they were made by an errant squeegie…

5 Vehicles we can’t wait to Wrap from the 2013 NAIAS Auto Show in Detroit

  5.  Ford  Transit. We wrap a lot  of cargo vans, the Nissan the Sprinter.. .but this new Ford looks like not only will it be  great sqft to wrap but much of the frustrations we have in wrapping those other vans don’t look like they will be a problem here.  Probability of wrapping 8…

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