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International Retail Design Conference 2020


Approaching its 20th year, IRDC is recognized as the premier educational and networking event for store design and visual merchandising professionals and draws attendees from the U.S. and abroad each year. Read More »

MC Group | Icon Changes Name to Stratus


MC Group | Icon, one of the leading brand implementation companies in the United States, announced today that it has changed its name to Stratus. The rebranding comes one year after MC Group and Icon joined forces to expand their services and become one of the largest players in the facility services industry. Read More »

The Wrap Experience™ - Virtual


The Wrap Experience™ - Digital, in conjunction with The Wrap Institute and noted instructor/installer Justin Pate, is designed to help wrap professionals explore new business opportunities. The event, scheduled for November 11-12, will host attendees from across the globe in a digital setting, with networking, education, demonstrations and exhibitors. Read More »

Stop Bad Sign Codes Before they Start


If you know of a local community that is considering revising its sign code, or in the midst of working on it, or even just needs to improve it, please immediately contact ISA's David Hickey so that we can work with local officials and local member sign companies to make sure our industry's interests are represented. Read More »

Introducing The Link, ISA Virtual Experiences


The International Sign Association announces The Link: a virtual experience designed to help sign, graphics and visual communications companies explore dynamic solutions, make vital connections and yield concrete results. The Link will launch its first events in September and continue rolling out opportunities on an ongoing basis. Read More »

"Worst is Behind Us": Economic Report Q2 2020


The outlook for 2020 continues to decline, despite a sharp rebound in the economy earlier this summer, according to the Sign Industry Quarterly Economic Report for the second quarter. The report shows that the recession was short-lived and will have less of an impact on 2021 than expected. Read More »

SRF Updates Urban Wayfinding Manual


The Sign Research Foundation's Urban Wayfinding Planning and Implementation Manual has been updated with the latest trends and information. The guide was last published in 2013 and wayfinding has only grown in popularity and use since then. Read More »

ISA Webinars: Coming up next


Three ISA webinars next week cover lessons learned from UL regulators, the industry's economic outlook, and the economic outlook for the retail sector. Read More »

Stotmeister Receives Distinguished Service Award


Kevin Stotmeister, former president and CEO of Federal Heath, has been named the recipient of the 2020 Kirk L. Brimley Distinguished Service Award. The International Sign Association presents the award each year to a leader who has made significant contributions to the sign, graphics and visual communications industry. Read More »

U-Haul Honors Sign Legend Francis T. Wolfe


Wolfe worked at Pearson's Sign in Tucson, AZ for decades and worked with U-Haul on some of its iconic signage. He was also involved in and a member of the Arizona Sign Association from its beginning in 1958. Read More »