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Welcome Alliance Franchise Brands!


AFB's Sign & Graphics Division franchisees will receive membership in the International Sign Association which provides access to ISA's industry-leading government advocacy, training, technical resources and industry networking events. Read More »

Economy Starts to Stall [QER Q3 2019]


All good things must come to an end and booming aspects of the sign, graphics and visual communications industry are showing signs of a slowdown for the remainder of 2019. That is according to the ISA Sign Industry Quarterly Economic Report for the third quarter of 2019. Read More »

Federal Overtime Rule Coming Soon


A new federal regulation will increase the pay of nearly 1.5 million American workers starting on January 1, 2020—including some employees in the sign, graphics and visual communications industry. Read More »

Digital Badges for ISA Online Learning Courses


ISA's online learning courses have become a trusted way for employers in the industry to onboard, train and upskill employees. And upon completion of an online learning course, you will receive a digital certificate showing your proficiency to share on your resume or social profiles. Digital badges are a portable, verifiable and secure way to showcase the skills and competencies you have learned. Read More »



New products. New thoughts. New connections. All are important elements to growing a sign, graphics, print or visual communications company. All are on the agenda for the industry's leading event and tradeshow: ISA International Sign Expo®. Registration is now open. Read More »

SloanLED Launches 300-Watt Power Supply


SloanLED, leaders in light technology for over 60 years, adds a 300-watt power supply to its expansive portfolio of drivers with options ranging from 12 and 24 VDC and 20 to 120 watts. Read More »

Find Employees with the Best Skills for the Job


More than half of companies in the sign, graphics and visual communications industry have difficulty in finding qualified workers to hire. ISA has solutions to help you find skilled employees to fill this gap. Read More »

Strategic Insights Paper Explores Impact of 5G


The coming of 5G, expected to be fully implemented next year, will mean sweeping changes for the sign, graphics and visual communications industry, according to the latest ISA Strategic Insight paper. "Strategic Insights: 5G In Signage Technology," written by Dexter Johnson, contributing editor, Institute for Electronic and Electrical Engineers (IEEE) Spectrum, explains how 5G will allow advances in virtual reality, autonomous vehicles and the Internet of Things. Read More »

Over 80 Companies Will Participate in Sign MFG Day '19


ISA's Sign Manufacturing Day continues to showcase the diverse career opportunities in the sign, graphics and visual communications industry. This year, 88 companies will open up 92 locations. The event is held October 4, though some companies will select another date to better accommodate local school schedules. Read More »

Host a Sign Manufacturing Day Event


Each year in October, companies in the sign, graphics and visual communications industry host facility tours to encourage students to explore exciting and diverse career opportunities within the industry. Read More »