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As seen on TV

13th July 2011

Fame at last… A BBC documentary last night about satirical map making, dedicated a large portion of the program to a certain “Octopus Map” by Fred W Rose. We see the skilled art of the printers as they ink the plates and wind the presses. But what we don’t see is

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Giant films for Screenprint

8th July 2011

We were able to produce these giant film positives for one of our screenprint customers, using our purpose built gantry camera to enlarge the negatives produced by our imagesetter. The resulting film had crisp, high definition, high density halftone dots to create a lovely smooth fade from one end of

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Welcome to the Hexio News Blog

1st July 2011

We have many exciting projects planned for the next few months, so check back here regularly and stay up-to-date with developments here at Hexio. In the meantime, we have prepared a new sample pack containing most of the substrates and materials that we are now able to print on. Drop

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Summer Bumble Bee Display

7th April 2011

This Bumble Bee themed window display benefitted from our digital print-and-cut decals, as well as our oversized double sided vinyl backdrops.

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Vinyl Wrapped TV’s

30th March 2011

We were tasked with wrapping about 40 old TV’s in coloured and printed vinyl. They were to be stacked and used as part of a window display in a chain of fashion shops around the country. The end result was very effective.

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Phone shop window vinyls

22nd June 2010

When a well known phone shop wanted to promote a well known smart phone, we were able to produce all-over window vinyls and one-way “contravision” for 80 of there flagship stores. Which became an ongoing job when they decide to change the imagery on a regular basis.

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Wallpaper panels

27th May 2010

To create an attractive window display in this fashionably exclusive furniture store, we laminated samples of wallpaper to panels of MDF to help create this unique look.

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World Cup Panels – In Dufaylite

14th May 2010

For this project, the client wanted strong, rigid panel that would stand up to the stresses of electric motors being fitted for an animated figure. We suggested 18mm Dufaylite, with the edges finished in white. The decal on the glass was reverse printed on clear, backed with white, then CAD

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Curved lightbox prints

1st April 2010

This curved lightbox was used to display a range of stunning backlit prints that we supplied to brighten up this TV broadcasters flagship store in London.

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Shoe shop window display

2nd November 2009

We were asked to supply some printed boards, cut-to-shape and supplied flat packed for this shoe shops Christmas window display. We recommended black “Gator Board” for it’s excellent rigidity and lightweight construction.

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