Category Archives: Industry News

Visit UltraBoard at SGIA 2018 in Las Vegas

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We are only a few weeks away from SGIA 2018 in Las Vegas! This years show will feature over 550 exhibitors and is sure to be a grand exhibition! Join one 25,000 registrants to see the hottest new technologies and innovations to available to the sign & graphics industry. For your convenience here is the […]

New HP R Series Latex Printers – Excellent Results with UltraBoard Classic Foam Substrates

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What’s the latest buzz in the sign industry for sign shop owners? The new HP R Series of rigid and flexible substrate printers. Two latex printer models are available: HP Latex R1000 Plus Printer – 64 inch printable widths for rigid and flexible substrates HP Latex R2000 Plus Printer – 98 inch printable widths for rigid […]

Giving Back | UltraBoard Awards $80K in Employee Family Scholarships

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United Industries UltraBoard is happy to announce the recipients of their $40,000 Employee Family Scholarships. Scholarship awardees are Heath Skagg’s son Noah Skaggs, and Toby Callison’s daughter Madalyn Callison. The UltraBoard scholarship recipients exhibited great dedication towards achieving academic excellence in their current school curriculums; as well as proven dedication to furthering their education at […]

UltraBoard Welcomes Eric Elfstrand as Midwest U.S. Sales Manager

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Bentonville, AR (March 15, 2018) – United Industries, manufacturers of UltraBoard, is excited to announce the appointment of Eric Elfstrand as their new Midwestern United States Sales Manager. Elfstrand, who previously served as the Western United States Wide Format Manager for Veritiv Corporation, brings extensive sign industry experience to the UltraBoard sales team. In addition […]

UltraBoard’s New Look– A Quick Rebranding Guide

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Looking Different? Looking Good! Have you noticed recent changes to the UltraBoard logo and branding? Awesome! We like getting noticed! As part of our current rebranding we wanted to provide a quick reference guide to point out minor changes in logos and foam product naming conventions. Our simple branding reference chart can be downloaded and […]

Don’t Miss UltraBoard @ ISA Orlando 2018

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Visit UltraBoard at Booth #1411 Don’t miss out on the ISA Sign Expo 2018. UltraBoard will be exhibiting at the International Sign Association Expo held at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida from Thursday, March 22–Saturday, March 24, 2018. Below you will find a chart with the ISA trade show floor hours:   […]

UltraBoard by United Industries Launches UltraBoard Lite Economy Level Sign Substrate

UltraBoard is excited to announce our new product UltraBoard Lite. Aggressively priced to beat the competition, the all-new UltraBoard Lite is now one of the most cost-effective foam core substrates available to the signage industry. Similar to the top-selling UltraBoard Classic line, UltraBoard Lite features a slightly thinner styrene liner encompassing an extruded foam core. […]

UltraBoard Ensures Sustainability with Foam Core Substrate Recycling

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Sustainability is a constant awareness within the large format sign printing and plastics industries. The shear numbers in tons of plastic that pass through print systems will make your head swim; so, optimizing and saving every little bit helps– beginning with manufacturing. Extensive steps have been taken at UltraBoard production facilities to assure sustainable processes […]

Roland DGA Debuts New Cyborg Campaign Using UltraBoard

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A Vision of the Future Roland DGA is rolling out a fantastic new campaign with a futuristic theme that is sure to catch the attention of upcoming show attendees. The theme features life-size cyborg cutouts positioned around their booth to engage attendees.     Roland DGA’s Choice for Foam Core- UltraBoard Roland needed an excellent […]

United Industries Inc. Appoints Mark Ferm as CEO; Strengthening Operations and Accelerating Future Growth

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United Industries, Inc. has announced Mark Ferm as it’s newly appointed Chief Executive Officer effective September 1, 2017. Ferm’s appointment will further strengthen United Industries core plastics manufacturing business and increase strategic capitalization of emerging market opportunities. Ferm, 49, retains an extensive track record of leadership and business success as Vice President of Sales for […]