Category Archives: Sign Business

President Mark Ferm and Vice President Kent Ferm Announce Retirement – Wes Paulin Appointed New President

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Bentonville, Arkansas (January 25, 2022) – United Industries UltraBoard is announcing the retirement of President Mark Ferm and Vice President Kent Ferm in early 2022. Chief Engineer Wes Paulin has accepted the new role as President of United Industries and looks forward to leading the corporation through its next stages of growth. Mark & Kent’s […]

The United Industries Fire – See Our New Silos Stand Proud

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Wow, Almost 2 Years Ago… Wednesday, December 4, 2019, we experienced a massive fire located at the rear of our Bentonville, Arkansas, manufacturing facility. The fire was a scary event and our entire plant and associates remained safe due to the fast-acting diligence of our local emergency service departments and plant management teams. Luckily, the […]

RetailX 2021 Postponed Until August

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RetailX 2021 Postponed Until August retaiX recently announced the postponement until August 2021. Originally slated to take place May 12-13, 2021, the new dates that the event will take place are Tuesday, August 24 to Wednesday, August 25, 2021, in Chicago at McCormick Place.  retailX is the premier education resource and networking partner for the rapidly-evolving […]

Coronavirus (Covid-19) – How Sign Companies Can Help

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Slowing The Spread Of Covid-19 Following these simple steps can help keep everyone safe: Stay home, avoid travel and gatherings of more than 10 people. Social distance at least 6 feet Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds Use hand sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol. Clean and disinfect […]

UltraBoard Foam Core Sheet Layering for More Impactful Signs

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Foam Core Sheet Layering Recently at the Printing United show in Dallas, we received a lot of positive feedback on sign samples we created to demonstrate creations that can be made with UltraBoard foam core substrates. It was fun to see the response to a simple idea of layering artwork components with separate layers of […]

[Video] UltraBoard™ Core – Foam Core Board Product Overview

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3/16″ thick extruded polystyrene foam core board that is laminated on both sides with 12 point white clay coated papers. Ideal for a wide variety of short-term graphic arts applications including point-of-purchase displays, exhibits, temporary signs, models, presentation boards, photo mounting and picture framing.   Thickness Size Color Cutting Compatibility Durability 3/16” 48” x 96” […]

[Video] UltraBoard™ Plus PVC Foam Core Board Product Overview

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The most rigid foam core panel available, UltraBoard Plus features PVC facers making it moisture resistant, lightweight, warp resistant, and durable. An excellent alternative to cheaper, conventional materials like plywood. Advanced adhesives adhere foam core to facers, insuring a durable and permanent bond.   Thickness Size Color Cutting Compatibility Durability 1/4” 1/2” 3/4” 1” 1-1/2″ […]

[Video] UltraBoard™ White DP Foam Core Board Product Overview

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UltraBoard White DP (Digital Printing), is a lightweight structural panel of rigid polystyrene foam core faced on both sides by ultra white poly coated Kraft paper. Advanced adhesives bond core to facers forming permanent adhesion that insures durability. Polymer coated Kraft paper facers have been specially developed to provide an excellent surface for painting, silk […]

Printing United 2019 in Dallas, TX – Visit UltraBoard by Registering Here for Your Free VIP Pass

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PRINTING United is just around the corner! If you are planning to be in the Dallas area, please stop in and say hello to the UltraBoard team at booths #8260 & 8360. Use our promo code 83143 for a FREE expo pass!

[Video] UltraBoard™ Classic Foam Core Board Product Overview

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UltraBoard™ Classic Foam Core Board Product Overview UltraBoard Classic is the top-selling polystyrene faced foam core substrate in the USA. UltraBoard Classic consists of a polystyrene foam core board between two rigid sheets of polystyrene. Ideal for Painting, Screenprinting and Latex & UV Digital Inkjet Printing. Thickness Size Color Cutting Compatibility Durability 3/16” 1/2” 3/4” […]