Are you making the most out of visual merchandising for your retail store? What is your "looker-to-buyer" conversion rate? If you're striving to get..
Are you making the most out of visual merchandising for your retail store? What is your "looker-to-buyer" conversion rate? If you're striving to get..
May 17, 2023 | Tags: display, vomela, store decor, graphics and signage, Retail, holiday, magnetic signs, magna-mountsRead More
Every year in April we celebrate Earth Day, and it serves as a great reminder that the earth needs a little extra love. At The Vomela Companies, we..
Apr 19, 2023 | Tags: Commercial Print, graphics, vomela, print, store decor, graphics and signage, Retail, outdoor advertising, tips, network, general printing, sustainability, Printing, ESG, packaging, magnetic signs, magna-mountsRead More
Big changes are happening at The Vomela Companies. We've undertaken moves to new facilities that allow us to work more efficiently. In addition,..
Mar 22, 2023 | Tags: News, Commercial Print, acquisition, vomela, network, general printing, Printing, wide formatRead More
Benjamin Franklin may be the most famous early American printer, but a woman printer blazed her own trail in colonial times. As publisher of the ..
Mar 14, 2023 | Tags: News, vomela, network, general printing, Printing, women in printingRead More
Dye sublimation printing should be on your radar—but most marketers aren't familiar with the process. Why is it a big deal? If you enjoy vibrant..
Feb 22, 2023 | Tags: Events & Exhibits, vomela, store decor, Retail, tips, general printing, creative services, Printing, dye sublimationRead More
We did a lot of growing in the last year. In case you missed any of it or you’re new to Vomela, we wanted to introduce you to our family of brands..
Jan 25, 2023 | Tags: News, acquisition, vomela, print, multichannel, network, general printing, PrintingRead More
ST. PAUL, Minn., Jan. 5, 2023-- The Vomela Companies of St. Paul, Minnesota, announced the acquisition of Total Graphics Inc. of Burnaby, B.C. The..
Jan 23, 2023 | Tags: News, acquisition, POP & Promotion, vomela, store decor, digital, Retail, network, general printing, PrintingRead More
If you've ever seen the Disney movie "Moana," you've heard of wayfinding. In the movie, the term refers to an ancient Polynesian art of ocean..
Jan 11, 2023 | Tags: Events & Exhibits, vomela, store decor, Retail, tips, wayfinding, general printing, creative services, PrintingRead More
When most people think of magnetic signs, they picture interchangeable vehicle graphics. No offense to car magnets, but they're small potatoes..
Dec 7, 2022 | Tags: POP & Promotion, vomela, store decor, Retail, tips, general printing, creative services, Printing, magnetic signs, magna-mounts, magneticRead More
Claire Richards is an expert on women in printing. After all, she is one. "I've been in the printing industry for 12 years, and I grew up with..
Nov 9, 2022 | Tags: vomela, transportation, general printing, creative services, Printing, women in printing, diversityRead More
Cutting millions of business cards into fancy shapes would take forever—unless you use die cutting. Print projects that use die cutting are unique,..
Oct 26, 2022 | Tags: collateral & commercial, vomela, general printing, creative services, Printing, specialty printing, die cuttingRead More
If you want to add some bling to your print projects, there's nothing quite like foil stamping. Also called foiling or hot foil stamping, this..
Oct 12, 2022 | Tags: design, collateral & commercial, vomela, general printing, creative services, Printing, specialty printingRead More
Some of the most unique specialty printing techniques can be employed with little more than an added printing plate. Adding unusual inks to your..
Sep 28, 2022 | Tags: design, collateral & commercial, vomela, general printing, creative services, Printing, specialty printingRead More
ST. PAUL, Minn., Sept. 12, 2022 -- The Vomela Companies, a visual communications leader based in St. Paul, Minn., is commemorating its 75th..
If you're looking to add drama to your print job by way of texture, look no further than embossing and debossing! These techniques can be used alone..
Have you ever flipped over a business card and seen smudges of ink on the back? How about having fingerprints all over your glossy pages before the..
Aug 31, 2022 | Tags: News, Events & Exhibits, Retail, dye sublimationRead More
ST. PAUL, Minn., Aug. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Celebrating 75 years, The Vomela Companies today announced that it has acquired Visual Impact LLC,..
Aug 19, 2022 | Tags: News, Events & Exhibits, Retail, dye sublimationRead More
When we say, “big ideas printed at any scale and on any surface,” we really mean it. In our 75 years in business, we have pushed our creative..
Aug 17, 2022 | Tags: Fleet & Transit, Commercial Print, POP & Promotion, Events & Exhibits, Retail, general printingRead More
Vehicle wraps are a cost-effective way to establish a brand, make visual impressions, amplify messages, and improve response and conversion rates for..
Aug 4, 2022 | Tags: Fleet & Transit, fleet graphicsRead More
Globally, the generational shift in consumers is driving massive changes in buying decisions. As Millennials and Gen Z represent a larger percentage..
Jul 20, 2022 | Tags: environmental, general printing, marketing, sustainabilityRead More
We've entered a new age of business, where employees are widespread, often working remotely, and businesses must keep up with their needs. With so..
Jul 6, 2022 | Tags: Commercial Print, print, ordering, general printing, PrintingRead More
AI and automation are hot topics in all areas of business these days, and marketing is no different. Because direct mail has such a high response..
Jun 22, 2022 | Tags: collateral & commercial, Commercial Print, print, direct mail, general printing, Printing, intelligent mail, marketing automation, automated marketingRead More
In 2022, it seems like everything has gone digital. On social media alone, more than 3 billion people globally are active users. Not to mention that..
Jun 8, 2022 | Tags: fleet graphics, Commercial Print, POP & Promotion, print, direct mail, general printing, Printing, Graphic design, intelligent mailRead More
As the sale and use of cannabis becomes more common and accepted, producers and manufacturers are embracing mainstream marketing strategies and..
May 25, 2022 | Tags: display, POP & Promotion, Events & Exhibits, store decor, graphics and signage, window graphics, hanging display, Retail, wayfinding, branding, marketing, Graphic design, cannabis, packagingRead More
Why would a printing company be concerned with cybersecurity? In this age of constant cyber threats, information security should be a major..
May 9, 2022 | Tags: technology, general printing, securityRead More
Despite the latest COVID variant rearing its ugly head, the trade show industry predicts that business travel, events and trade shows will begin to..
Apr 27, 2022 | Tags: design, Events & Exhibits, graphics and signage, general printing, covid-19, social distancing, interactiveRead More
Each year people recognize Earth Day as a recommitment to their sustainable activities. For many public facing companies, that might be a step into..
Apr 13, 2022 | Tags: environmental, general printing, sustainability, Printing, ESGRead More
In recognition of Women’s History Month, we’re taking a look back at the vital role women have played in printing and graphics throughout our..
Mar 30, 2022 | Tags: inspiring, general printing, PrintingRead More
Vomela Commercial Group's Northern Virginia location is moving to a new space this summer. Plans are underway to build out the new space and move our..
Mar 16, 2022 | Tags: graphics and signage, environmental, branding, general printing, workplaceRead More
If you want to plan and implement a winning event marketing strategy, it should all revolve around your audience. Attendee experience is everything,..
Mar 2, 2022 | Tags: Events & Exhibits, print, graphics and signage, direct mail, branding, general printing, personalization, intelligent mailRead More
Direct mail is trending upward in 2022! A recent report on direct marketing shows proof of an upward trend by companies not only in the United..
Feb 16, 2022 | Tags: Commercial Print, print, direct mail, general printing, personalization, marketing automation, automated marketingRead More
Leading commercial graphics and printing firm The Vomela Companies today announced its latest data integrity enhancement for its customers through..
Feb 8, 2022 | Tags: News, certification, direct mail, personalization, intelligent mail, securityRead More
Did you know that American founding father Benjamin Franklin was a printer by trade? As a child, he dreamed of opening his own printing and..
Feb 2, 2022 | Tags: Commercial Print, print, general printingRead More
St. Paul, Minnesota-based The Vomela Companies was announced on January 26, 2022 as Founding Visual Communications Partner of the Green Sports..
Jan 31, 2022 | Tags: News, sustainability, green sports alliance (GSA)Read More
The global paper shortage isn't stopping anytime soon, despite last fall's outlook. Supply issues are affecting each step of the papermaking process,..
Jan 19, 2022 | Tags: POP & Promotion, print, direct mail, branding, paper shortageRead More
St. Paul, Minnesota-based The Vomela Companies today announced that it has acquired the assets of Gillespie Graphics of Portland, Oregon. The..
Jan 4, 2022 | Tags: News, Fleet & Transit, transportationRead More
There will always be a market for commercial printing. In fact, a November 2021 report shows that the global commercial printing industry generated..
Dec 8, 2021 | Tags: Commercial Print, production, direct mail, environmental, covid-19, personalization, paper shortageRead More
The holiday season is fast approaching, which means it's time to order next year's promotional products! Here are 10 reasons to order your 2022..
Nov 10, 2021 | Tags: POP & Promotion, print, brandingRead More
What do people really think of your logo? What emotion does your latest promotion trigger? Which brochure design is more effective? For decades,..
Oct 27, 2021 | Tags: Commercial Print, direct mail, neuromarketingRead More
Graphic designers love crossovers in books and magazines. And who can blame them? Those photos, text, or other elements that cross from one page to..
Oct 13, 2021 | Tags: Commercial Print, tips, Printing, Graphic designRead More
As trends change and new activation methods are developed, window displays remain an essential marketing tool for all retailers. While other modern..
Sep 29, 2021 | Tags: display, window graphics, Retail, PrintingRead More
COVID-19 supply chain challenges have impacted products in nearly every industry. One of the most recent being a commercial printing paper shortage...
Sep 15, 2021 | Tags: Commercial Print, direct mail, Printing, paper shortageRead More
If you're in B2B sales, you likely have a list of the top 20 (or so) prospects you'd like to land. The strategy of targeting these best-fitting..
Sep 1, 2021 | Tags: Commercial Print, direct mail, personalization, PrintingRead More
In 2020, the Postal Service delivered approximately 129.2 billion pieces of mail and packages to customers nationwide. Undoubtedly, many of those..
Aug 18, 2021 | Tags: Commercial Print, direct mail, Printing, uspsRead More
Take a look around the next time you're out. Outdoor (and indoor signs) and banners advertise all types of businesses and products. Wall and floor..
Aug 4, 2021 | Tags: Commercial Print, Retail, large format, Printing, wide formatRead More
As the world returns to normal after a tumultuous year, more people are venturing out of their homes again. Now is the time to make a splash in..
Jul 21, 2021 | Tags: workplace, Commercial Real Estate, lobbiesRead More
Since the first online sale in 1994, ecommerce has grown exponentially over time. Particularly in the last five years, the number of websites with..
Jul 7, 2021 | Tags: Retail, direct mail, Printing, ecommerceRead More
Business is booming in the home services industry right now! Landscaping companies, home improvement businesses, and even pool suppliers are finding..
Jun 16, 2021 | Tags: direct mail, Printing, home serviceRead More
The last 15 months have disrupted the world in ways we could have never predicted. Now with the end of the pandemic in sight, the world is beginning..
Jun 2, 2021 | Tags: Commercial Print, Retail, covid-19, interactiveRead More
It’s time to get technical! To understand why your printed piece doesn’t always match your computer screen, we need to dive into some basic color..
May 26, 2021 | Tags: Commercial Print, Color theory, PrintingRead More
Summer is coming. Masks are (slowly) being removed. Employers across the United States are making plans for their employees to return to the office...
May 19, 2021 | Tags: Commercial Print, direct mail, HybridRead More
First published in 1951, the Ikea catalog was originally distributed to 285,000 households in southern Sweden. At its peak in 2016, more than 200..
May 5, 2021 | Tags: Commercial Print, Retail, catalogRead More
We all make mistakes—it's only human, right? When it comes to your relationship with your printing partner, there are three major mistakes you're..
Apr 28, 2021 | Tags: direct mailRead More
By now you know that The Vomela Companies network is a one-stop-shop for transforming creative ideas into high-impact specialty print graphics. With..
Entering year two of the pandemic, your company has decided to keep your annual event a virtual one (hopefully for the last time!). Previously an..
Apr 7, 2021 | Tags: direct mailRead More
We've spoken briefly about binding methods before, but we often receive more in-depth questions about perfect binding. What is it? When should we use..
Mar 31, 2021 | Tags: Commercial PrintRead More
What is employee engagement? It's the passion workers feel for their jobs. It's how committed they are to doing a good job for their organization...
Mar 24, 2021 | Tags: collateral & commercial, Commercial Print, workplaceRead More
There's always a way to add some extra pizazz to your next print project. When you're looking for something special, consider the following ideas.
Mar 17, 2021 | Tags: collateral & commercial, Commercial PrintRead More
More than any other printed items, we see product packaging throughout each day. So often, we take it for granted. But if you're a product seller,..
Mar 10, 2021 | Tags: Commercial PrintRead More
According to Forbes magazine, 80% of consumers are more likely to buy from a brand that provides personalized experiences. This is not a secret!..
Mar 3, 2021 | Tags: Commercial Print, direct mailRead More
Transforming ideas into memorable brand experiences is what The Vomela Companies is all about. As a trusted commercial graphics and strategic..
Feb 24, 2021 | Tags: collateral & commercial, Commercial Print, direct mailRead More
Whether you’re building a new real estate development or you’ve been renting one for years, the importance of branding in these highly visible spaces..
Feb 17, 2021 | Tags: Commercial Real EstateRead More
In life and in business there are no guarantees, and 2020 was a great example of that. But just because you can’t prevent the unexpected from..
Few industries require adaptability more than healthcare. In a healthcare setting, professionals are constantly facing new challenges, new..
Jan 27, 2021 | Tags: healthcare, architectureRead More
The editorial team at Printing Impressions have presented the 37th annual Printing Impressions ranking.
It’s never too early to make a good impression in real estate, and that includes the construction phase of new development. Even before ground is..
Jan 12, 2021 | Tags: Commercial Real Estate, construction, barricadesRead More
The year 2020 changed everything; how we manage our households, how we do business, and how we interact with the world at large. As we move into..
Jan 5, 2021 | Tags: arts & entertainment, covid-19, social distancingRead More
As the year 2020 draws to a close, little needs to be said about the events that made it unique. Last January, nobody could have expected the effect..
To stand out among the competition, a well-developed brand identity is crucial for businesses of any sort, no matter if they're B2B or B2C. We've..
Dec 16, 2020 | Tags: banking and financeRead More
Patients are the lifeblood of any healthcare company. Improving and maintaining high patient satisfaction is an essential part of every healthcare..
Dec 1, 2020 | Tags: Commercial Print, direct mail, healthcareRead More
Education is a competitive market. It makes sense, too; parents want only the best when it comes to their child's schooling. The same goes for older..
Nov 24, 2020 | Tags: Commercial Print, direct mail, branding, educationRead More
The year 2020 has been unique in many ways, and with holiday shopping season in full swing, we’re going to continue to see a departure from the norm...
Whether it’s a stadium, convention center, outdoor venue, or beyond, big events call for a certain “wow” factor. Organizers often turn to printed..
Nov 11, 2020 | Tags: Events & Exhibits, arts & entertainmentRead More
A well-developed brand identity is a crucial cornerstone of any healthcare institution. A brand identity is the culmination of all the elements that..
Nov 3, 2020 | Tags: healthcare, brandingRead More
Halloween is an excellent time for companies of every sort to show a little seasonal spirit. Did you know that, on average, just over eight billion..
There's no denying the many benefits of fleet wraps to any business with company vehicles. They're a low cost, high ROI way to constantly and..
Oct 22, 2020 | Tags: Fleet & Transit, transportationRead More
In today's retail climate, we can expect customers to return to their favorite stores in a different way than they did before. It’s up to retailers..
Everybody loves the holiday season, but there’s nothing quite like sharing holiday spirit with children.
In any healthcare setting, patient safety takes top priority. This is especially evident in light of sweeping changes to all aspects of day-to-day..
Sep 29, 2020 | Tags: healthcareRead More
The Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal has featured The Vomela Companies' new construction St. Paul headquarters in the most recent edition of..
Being responsible for an educational facility – elementary, secondary, or beyond – is hard work. You have a million things to take care of, not to..
Sep 15, 2020 | Tags: education, sustainabilityRead More
Any large-format event requires a wide variety of work – from logistical preparations to safety precautions, there are a lot of moving pieces...
Sep 8, 2020 | Tags: arts & entertainment, partnerRead More
The Vomela Companies, a printing company that designs and produces impactful visual communications, have earned Sustainable Green Printing (SGP)..
Sep 1, 2020 | Tags: News, certification, sustainabilityRead More
Providing consistent, reliable colors for specialty graphics printing is an undeniably complex process. Certain colors – grays and tans for example –..
Visiting the hospital or clinic can be a scary experience for anyone, and especially so for kids. There are a lot of unfamiliar experiences in..
Aug 25, 2020 | Tags: healthcare, general printingRead More
Whether it's a large national fleet or a small local business, you want to feel confident that your fleet graphics reflect your identity as a brand...
Aug 18, 2020 | Tags: Fleet & Transit, fleet graphicsRead More
Outdoor graphics can easily be what sets a building apart from all others around it. They can add color, communicate messages, and transform a space.
Aug 11, 2020 | Tags: outdoor advertising, educationRead More
With the turn of the decade, the idea of solar power as the right choice for business owners has gained remarkable traction. Long story short, the..
Aug 4, 2020 | Tags: News, sustainability, solarRead More
When it comes to the safe return of our students, teachers, and staff, there is no such thing as too much communication. Effective signage lets..
In business and in everyday life, first impressions are everything. Today's consumers expect the very best in security and reliability no matter the..
Jul 28, 2020 | Tags: banking and financeRead More
As sporting events, concerts, trade shows, and other forms of entertainment prepare for stadium-sized events, we can anticipate that things will look..
Jul 21, 2020 | Tags: Events & Exhibits, arts & entertainment, covid-19, stadiumRead More
With the 2020 school year still in planning phase, it’s hard to make lesson plans, much less decide what kind of decor you’ll want in your school..
While many industries are experiencing downturns during these tumultuous times, one which continues to perform at the highest level is..
Jul 8, 2020 | Tags: Fleet & Transit, transportationRead More
Today's consumers are smarter than ever. Because of a lifelong exposure to media of every kind, the average customer understands marketing and..
Jun 30, 2020 | Tags: Retail, personalizationRead More
As students of all ages enjoy the summer months, it's important that we enter the next school year as prepared as possible to prioritize safety while..
While the primary focus of any healthcare facility is to care for patients, care must also be taken to provide other levels of value to the patient..
Jun 16, 2020 | Tags: healthcareRead More
With more relaxed phases of COVID-19 restrictions going into place around the country, restaurant-goers can once again enjoy the delicious meals..
Jun 9, 2020 | Tags: quick service restaurant, Retail, covid-19Read More
As a proud St. Paul-based company for more than 70 years, The Vomela Companies are concerned for country and our local Twin Cities community. Our..
If there’s any theme in the COVID-19 crisis so far, it’s adaptation. People around the globe have been forced to embrace a completely new day-to-day..
May 26, 2020 | Tags: Retail, healthcare, education, general printingRead More
The long-awaited reopening of restaurants has begun across the country. While we look forward to enjoying our favorite dine-in venues, keeping..
May 20, 2020 | Tags: quick service restaurant, fast casualRead More
Compliance is a hot topic right now, and it applies to every aspect of the healthcare industry. Whether it’s keeping patient information private..
May 12, 2020 | Tags: healthcare, covid-19Read More
As cities around the country begin to loosen restrictions implemented during the COVID-19 pandemic, work-from-home or furloughed employees will be..
Refuse → Reduce → Reuse → Re-purpose → Recycle As we celebrate the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, we reflect on the actions we have taken across The..
Apr 22, 2020 | Tags: sustainabilityRead More
Twin Cities-based Pioneer Press featured some of the work The Vomela Companies are doing to combat the effects of COVID-19 in our communities. With..
To our Customers, Vendors, and Employees:
You’ve got a 16-page brochure - how do you keep those pages together? What if it’s a 150-page book? Or a set of 24 laminated cards?
Mar 20, 2020 | Tags: Commercial PrintRead More
In times of uncertainty – fueled by rapidly evolving information – we find that concise, accurate communication is one of our greatest assets for..
A premier tennis tournament for the Women’s Tennis Association and the Association of Tennis Professionals, the BNP Paribas Open in Palm Springs,..
Mar 13, 2020 | Tags: graphics, Events & Exhibits, arts & entertainment, brandingRead More
One of the greatest challenges of any financial institution is helping customers truly understand their finances. Many people view their financial..
Mar 10, 2020 | Tags: graphics, print, banking and financeRead More
With the college basketball season coming to a close in April, March will once again draw attention to the "madness" of the NCAA Division 1..
Mar 6, 2020 | Tags: arts & entertainmentRead More
A fleet graphics campaign is a multi-step project no matter the size. From initial discussions to planning and execution, there's a lot to consider..
Mar 3, 2020 | Tags: Fleet & Transit, fleet graphics, transportationRead More
Previously, we've shared how retail businesses create experiences for their customers, often so seamless and organic that patrons hardly notice...
Feb 25, 2020 | Tags: healthcareRead More
For the second year in a row, The Vomela Companies ranked #2 overall among printers with wide format capabilities in North America, based on..
We understand your brand is different and your projects are never a one-size fits all. Your design needs are as unique as each project. That is where..
Feb 18, 2020 | Tags: design, creative servicesRead More
As The Vomela Companies’ production teams and equipment relocate to their newly constructed St. Paul headquarters, they recently moved their..
Feb 14, 2020 | Tags: production, general printing, sustainabilityRead More
Valentine’s Day is only a few days away, and that means the opportunity to create branded décor to showcase the season. As we’ve discussed, a..
Feb 11, 2020 | Tags: Retail, general printing, marketingRead More
In the wake of Super Bowl 54, we’ve just experienced one of the nation’s most prolific annual sporting events. Beyond being a championship football..
Feb 4, 2020 | Tags: arts & entertainmentRead More
In the retail sector, businesses aim to create an experience so seamless and organic that customers don’t even notice the effort. The irony is that..
Jan 29, 2020 | Tags: Retail, general printing, marketingRead More
Branding a college or university campus requires a delicate balance. Too much intrusion on the setting can look tacky. But if there’s too little, the..
The first fleet graphics were around long before the fleets we’re familiar with today. Before semi-trucks and cargo vans, people were advertising..
Jan 21, 2020 | Tags: Fleet & Transit, fleet graphicsRead More
St. Paul, Minnesota-based The Vomela Companies acquired the fleet graphics division of Implementix, of Wheat Ridge, Colorado. The assets related to..
Jan 20, 2020 | Tags: News, acquisition, vomelaRead More
Providing healthy nutrition and a comfortable environment is an essential role of cafeterias in every setting. Whether it's an elementary school..
The editorial team at Printing Impressions presented their 36th annual Printing Impressions 400 list in December 2019.The PI 400 is the industry’s..
2020 is going to be an exciting time for marketers with so many new technological developments and perception shifts happening in the marketplace...
Temporary graphics are a great way to make the most of the holidays or add flare to an event or special at your place of business. However, permanent..
Dec 20, 2019 | Tags: Commercial Print, Retail, general printingRead More
Print is an ancient technology. Before the printing press was invented in the fifteenth century, humans had been printing words and images in some..
The holiday season is here, and as everyone knows, it’s a hugely important time for businesses both big and small. Customers and clients are eager to..
The holidays can be a stressful time of year for many, but that rarely seems to be the case for kids. With an extended break from school, presents to..
As technology continues to evolve, it changes everything around us—including the way we reach and engage with our customers. Quick Service Restaurant..
Nov 19, 2019 | Tags: quick service restaurantRead More
Every space is an opportunity for engagement, and healthcare systems are particularly well-suited environments for transformation of every kind. The..
Nov 13, 2019 | Tags: healthcareRead More
Manufacturing Today, a trade publication focusing on industry leaders in a variety of manufacturing spaces, sat down with President Mark Auth to..
Earlier this month, The Vomela Companies teamed up with 3M to host a Lunch & Learn event highlighting some of new products available in their ..
Oct 29, 2019 | Tags: Retail, healthcare, arts & entertainment, educationRead More
At The Vomela Companies, we enjoy more than 70 years of continued growth, and we feel a responsibility to take care of the people, customers, and..
The holiday season draws near, and with the coming of the “noisiest” promotional season of the year, it’s important that stores learn how to stand..
Starting in July of 2019, The Vomela Companies began a multi-year transition into a newly constructed corporate headquarters in the Beacon's Bluff..
At The Vomela Companies, measuring how well we meet our customers’ needs and expectations is extremely important in ensuring the high standards of..
Oct 1, 2019 | Tags: News, customer satisfactionRead More
Halloween is right around the corner, which means it’s time to start preparing those in-store promotions and specials. Fortunately, there are several..
When you’re embarking on an exciting new print initiative, where do you start? Do you create some eye-catching art? Do you figure out what sort of..
Sep 17, 2019 | Tags: fabric, Events & Exhibits, vomela, arts & entertainment, large formatRead More
The benefits of having a fleet of vehicles in your business, especially a large fleet, can’t be overstated. Specifically, having a large fleet not..
Sep 10, 2019 | Tags: Fleet & Transit, fleet graphicsRead More
Creating engaging yet informative graphics in educational environments can feel like an impossible task, but trust us when we say it’s not. From..
Experiential graphics and signage make a difference when customers visit retail stores, but relying on one big, spectacular graphic to tell your..
At The Vomela Companies, we're dedicated to making your convenience store rollout, no matter how big or small, go off without a hitch. We have..
Aug 20, 2019 | Tags: graphics, c-store, nationwide rolloutRead More
Data can be a vital tool for companies in the digital age, but it’s not always used efficiently. These three things can help make sure you are doing..
Aug 13, 2019 | Tags: data analysis, banking and financeRead More
It’s not just the food that impacts customer experience in quick service restaurant (QSR) establishments. Design plays a major role in the overall..
Aug 6, 2019 | Tags: quick service restaurantRead More
With foot traffic increasing in convenience stores across the country, durability is essential when installing long lasting print graphics. This is..
Jul 30, 2019 | Tags: graphics and signage, c-storeRead More
When you have multiple locations to consider in the finance and banking industry, it can be easy to fall back on a simple, generic décor. While many..
Jul 23, 2019 | Tags: branding, banking and financeRead More
It’s a great feeling, the thrill of planning something new. Whether it’s a first annual event you hope to continue or a redesign project for last..
Jul 16, 2019 | Tags: Events & Exhibits, arts & entertainmentRead More
Whether it's a restroom, food station, or cash register, wayfinding signage helps direct customers to where they need to be in your Convenience..
Jul 10, 2019 | Tags: graphics and signage, wayfinding, c-storeRead More
We are pleased to announce the recent addition Lou Raiola who has joined the company as Director of Corporate Social Responsibility & Cause..
65% of consumers say they have cut ties with a brand after one sub-par experience, so differentiating your business by personalizing direct mail..
Jul 8, 2019 | Tags: Commercial Print, direct mail, multichannel, banking and financeRead More
School breaks are not the time to take a break from learning. As Review of Educational Research notes, most youth lose about two months of..
Security is one of the most important aspects for any banking or financial institution, whether it be at physical locations or within online services..
Jun 25, 2019 | Tags: compliance, data analysis, banking and financeRead More
While convenience stores (c-stores) have been around for years, your signage shouldn't be. Keep in mind that busy environments may make it difficult..
Jun 18, 2019 | Tags: graphics and signage, c-storeRead More
Custom fleet wraps are an easy way to turn your ordinary vehicle into an extraordinary marketing tool. Fleet graphics transform vehicles into mobile..
Jun 12, 2019 | Tags: Fleet & Transit, fleet graphics, transportationRead More
Almost every industry finds value in making a great first impression, and that's especially true in the healthcare industry. Patients expect the..
Jun 5, 2019 | Tags: print, healthcareRead More
In the Quick Service Restaurant (QSR) and Fast Casual industries, decor is a balance between timeliness and quality. Rolling out seasonal or..
May 29, 2019 | Tags: quick service restaurant, fast casualRead More
In an Arts & Entertainment space, big events call for big graphics. To turn your ideas into reality, you’ll need to partner with a printer that has..
May 14, 2019 | Tags: arts & entertainmentRead More
Design trends come and go, especially in retail environments. What might entice customers to buy one day might deter them the next. To ensure your..
Changing the décor in a fast casual or Quick Service Restaurant (QSR) establishment can be intimidating, but rather than a massive overhaul to every..
May 1, 2019 | Tags: quick service restaurantRead More
We are pleased to announce the promotion of Anne Donadio to the position of Director of Manufacturing. Donadio joined our company 3 years ago as a..
Whether they're finding the cafeteria, winding through the halls, or searching for a classroom, wayfinding signage is essential in guiding children,..
In keeping with our mission to be the industry leader providing creative, innovative, and technologically advanced graphic products for our..
Apr 22, 2019 | Tags: News, production, sustainabilityRead More
Bold, colorful, and larger-than-life, city wraps turn ordinary objects into works of art. Cities across the U.S. are adding wraps to water towers, ..
Apr 17, 2019 | Tags: cityscene, arts & entertainmentRead More
Today more than ever, shoppers are searching for experiences everywhere they go. Retail spaces are highly competitive, and there’s often only once ..
In any level of academia, print graphics are a great way to drive school spirit. Whether it’s fun cafeteria murals or simple wayfinding signage,..
Most signage in healthcare facilities directs and informs patients. Whether it’s a change in insurance policies or wayfinding signage between..
Mar 26, 2019 | Tags: healthcareRead More
What is Aqueous Coating and Why Should I Use It? Aqueous coating is a clear, fast-drying water-based coating that is used to protect printed pieces...
Mar 16, 2019 | Tags: collateral & commercial, Commercial Print, printRead More
In the first annual Wide Format Impressions 50, The Vomela Companies ranked #2 overall among printers with wide format capabilities in North America,..
Big events – and big spaces – call for a big spectacle. Events of this size rely on eye-catching print graphics to transform ordinary spaces into..
Mar 12, 2019 | Tags: arts & entertainment, brandingRead More
Game day is on the horizon, and you need to transport your school’s athletic team on a bus that brings school spirit from the team to the community...
Mar 5, 2019 | Tags: Fleet & Transit, fleet graphics, education, busRead More
Every surface in a school is a learning opportunity. Whether it’s educational, informational, or just plain fun, schools can transform spaces to..
Feb 26, 2019 | Tags: graphics, print, wayfinding, branding, education, elementaryRead More
As an advertising medium, fleet surfaces are among the most lucrative and engaging out-of-home media options available. Whether it’s a semi trailer,..
Feb 20, 2019 | Tags: Fleet & Transit, fleet graphics, print, transportationRead More
We believe every surface can be improved with vibrant, eye-catching graphics, and we have the experience to back it up. We wrap everything from giant..
Feb 12, 2019 | Tags: graphics, quick service restaurant, window graphicsRead More
Large-scale events need to be vibrant and exciting, and there’s no better way to create buzz than a large-scale print graphic that commands the space..
Feb 5, 2019 | Tags: graphics, print, arts & entertainmentRead More
In a time when the vast majority of incoming freshmen are in the “Gen Z” age range, colleges are faced with an interesting challenge: to capture the..
Jan 29, 2019 | Tags: Commercial Print, print, direct mail, education, collegeRead More
Retail experts say that today's shoppers value a unique experience more than their predecessors. Limited-time-only pop-up retail shops have moved..
A personalized and targeted approach is just one way that hospitals and clinics are improving patient communication and outreach. That can be tricky..
Jan 15, 2019 | Tags: graphics, print, healthcare, environmental, wayfindingRead More
Bring your college or university brand to life with the right graphics and help drive engagement and school spirit. College and university brands are..
The line between digital marketing and traditional marketing blurs more everyday. Whether done in the digital or physical space, marketing is still..
Going to a hospital or clinic can be a stressful and sometimes traumatic experience for children. Creating a welcoming environment helps distract..
Dec 18, 2018 | Tags: graphics, print, healthcareRead More
Updating a fleet of vehicles requires substantial effort, but you don’t have to do it alone. Having been involved in countless projects at varying..
Dec 11, 2018 | Tags: Fleet & Transit, fleet graphicsRead More
Store signage changes frequently, and often needs to be installed by professionals. This means downtime and outsourced labor, which may create..
From concept to installation, a print buying project demands planning, creative solutions, and collaboration with partners in various areas of..
From Preschool to Grad School, every student can benefit from engaging and educational environmental graphics. The physical learning environment is..
Wayfinding signs play a large role in the customer experience. We can all relate to the frustrations of searching for that one item, or trying to..
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Brand awareness is one of the hardest things for any company to measure—it's a subjective, slippery concept. We know the importance of it, though...
Combining permanent and temporary graphics can help keep your QSR/Fast Casual Restaurant looking fresh all year long. At The Vomela Companies, our..
Oct 16, 2018 | Tags: graphics, print, quick service restaurantRead More
Eye-catching design is an essential component of any print project. However, there’s a lot more to a successful print than design alone. Here are..
While attention spans seem to be getting shorter, some argue that consumers are just getting more selective. From entertainment to shopping, we have..
Last year, more than 174 million Americans shopped in-store or online during the busiest holiday weekend of the year, Thanksgiving Day, Black Friday,..
Sep 18, 2018 | Tags: design, graphics and signage, Retail, holidayRead More
The Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal (MSPBJ) has ranked The Vomela Companies #85 out of the 100 largest private companies in Minnesota. That..
The Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal (MSPBJ) has named The Vomela Companies as Family-Owned Manufacturer of the Year in the first annual..
Your healthcare fleet graphics program brings with it unique challenges. A trusted and experienced print partner can help you manage the project from..
Sep 7, 2018 | Tags: Fleet & Transit, fleet graphics, graphics, print, healthcareRead More
The Vomela Companies of St. Paul, Minnesota, announced it has completed the acquisition of Owatonna-based Learning ZoneXpress, Inc., a leading..
Sep 4, 2018 | Tags: News, acquisitionRead More
Continuity plays a crucial role in brand building, and that rings especially true for convenience stores and other franchise-style storefronts. Print..
The Vomela Companies, a full-service specialty graphics provider, will build a new corporate headquarters in St. Paul. The company, which has..
To create a “wow” moment for visitors and spectators in a venue setting, it’s often necessary to do things in a way they’ve never been done before...
Aug 21, 2018 | Tags: graphics, Events & Exhibits, print, arts & entertainmentRead More
From our expert Dan Seliga, Fleet & Commercial Sales Rep at The Vomela Companies. Check out this content, as well as more content like it, in the ..
Aug 16, 2018 | Tags: Fleet & Transit, fleet graphics, graphicsRead More
One of the best ways to engage with new, existing or potential patients is through compelling direct mail campaigns and printed materials—from annual..
Aug 7, 2018 | Tags: graphics, print, direct mail, healthcare, multichannelRead More
You’ve had a busy year, but even the most successful retailers end up with unsold merchandise after the post-holiday frenzy. How do you get these..