Materials – POS – Versatile plastics

DiBond ®

DiBond® is an aluminium composite panel, which was especially developed for modern design ideas, such as the visual communication or casing in the machine construction.

  • Most important properties:
  • Temperature resistance (–50 to +80°C)
  • Low weight
  • High bending strength
  • Very good sonic properties
  • Excellent varnishing and screen printing properties
  • Application areas:
  • Exhibition stand construction
  • Sign manufacturing
  • Product presentations
  • POS displays
  • Machine casing
  • Transportation
  • Shop equipment

FOREX ®

FOREX® is a rigid foam board made of PVC and also known as SIMOPOR, POLYPOR or SIMOCELL. These boards offer various application possibilities for outdoor advertising or in the building and construction industry, for instance in the form of signs, advertising boards or partition walls.

  • Most important properties:
  • Temperature resistance (0 to +60°C)
  • Very lightweight
  • Bondable
  • Printable
  • Good insulation and sound insulation values
  • Chemical- and corrosion-resistant
  • Application areas:
  • Promotional signs
  • Displays
  • POS displays
  • Shelf dividers
  • Casing
  • Vehicle construction
  • Insulations
  • Holders

PET-A

Whether for folding displays, price tags or containers – it’s like if this material was specially made for the production of goods and advertising presentation. PET-A can be processed very easily and cost-efficiently and has good optical properties.

  • Most important properties:
  • High impact resistance
  • Super-transparent
  • Mechanically processable
  • Thermally mouldable
  • Physiologically harmless
  • Printable
  • Eco-friendly
  • Application areas:
  • Dummy packs
  • Displays
  • Store construction
  • Packaging industry
  • Security glazing
  • Machine protection covers
  • Orthopaedic technology
  • Medical technology

PET-G

PET-G (Polyethylene terephthalate glycol) is a versatile plastic which can be completely recycled.

  • Most important properties:
  • High impact resistance
  • Super-transparent
  • Flame resistant
  • Printable
  • Refinable
  • Thermally mouldable
  • Various colouring possible, such as opal, satined, green, blue etc.
  • Application areas:
  • POS displays
  • Promotional signs
  • Neon writing
  • Brochure display stands
  • Protective coverings
  • Front signs (displays)
  • Membrane keyboards
  • Lamp covers

PMMA

PMMA (polymethyl methacrylate), also known as acryl glass, PLEXIGLAS® or PERSPEX®, is available in cast or extruded quality. Uncoloured it has a translucency of 92 percent.

  • Most important properties:
  • Temperature resistance (–20 to approx. +80°C)
  • Weather resistance
  • Super-transparent
  • High surface quality
  • Low weight
  • Application areas:
  • Illuminated advertising
  • Store construction
  • Exhibition stand construction
  • Visual communication
  • Technical parts
  • Protective coverings
  • Lamp covers
  • Functional models

PS

PS (polystyrene) is a transparent, amorphous or partially crystalline thermoplastic. Amorphous polystyrene is a widely-used plastic which is used in many areas of daily life. Polystyrene is UV sensitive.

  • Most important properties:
  • Very cost-efficient
  • Available in various colours and surfaces
  • Lightweight
  • Foamed versions also available
  • Temperature-resistant only to a limited extent
  • Application areas:
  • Promotional signs
  • POS displays
  • Packaging parts
  • Displays
  • Gearshift housing
  • Switchboard construction
  • Coil bodies
  • Simple functional parts

PVC

PVC (Polyvinyl chloride) is a classic material for applications in the chemical apparatus and container construction, the exhibition stand construction as well as for door and wall elements. It has excellent properties such as high stability and stiffness.

  • Most important properties:
  • Good price-performance ratio
  • High chemical resistance
  • Flame resistant (self-extinguishing, B1)
  • Suitable for outdoor use
  • Application areas:
  • Exhibition stand and booth construction
  • Promotional signs   
  • POS displays
  • Container construction
  • Furniture production
  • Technical parts

SAN

SAN (styrene acrylonitrile) is a transparent and stiff plastic. It has a higher stability and thermal scratch resistance than polystyrene and is chemically more stable. It is however UV-resistant only to a limited extent. But there are also UV improved qualities available.

  • Most important properties:
  • Temperature resistance (–20 to +80°C)
  • Good optical properties
  • Shiny surface
  • High dimensional stability and stiffness
  • High chemical resistance
  • Suitable for contact with food
  • Low water absorption
  • Application areas:
  • Screen printing applications
  • Promotional signs
  • Displays
  • POS displays
  • Industrial glazing
  • Protective coverings
  • Interior glazing