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Value Vinyls Offers Rio 18-ounce Opaque Matte

Also improves formulas of Ad-Flex 8-oz and Ad-Flex 12-oz products.

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Value Vinyls has introduced Rio 18-oz. Opaque Matte to its Rio line of media. The new media features an identical sheen and texture on both the face and back surfaces, so is capable of being used for printing on one or two sides. Its high-opacity pigments and blockout layer eliminates show through, reports the company, and ensures a clean, bright white surface to maximize print opacity. Compatible with solvent, UV, and latex inks, this latest Rio version is Intended for indoor and outdoor displays for long-term usage and for banners (pole, street, and aisle) and building wraps. Available in 38-, 54-, 72-, and 126-in. widths.

In addition, Value Vinyls has announced that the formulas for its Ad-Flex 8-oz and Ad-Flex 12-oz products have been improved to allow these media to print exceptionally well when using UV or solvent inks at high speeds, the company reports. Ad-Flex 8 oz. and Ad-Flex 12 oz. are available in black back as well as white back with matte and gloss finishes; available in 150-, 174-, and 196-in. widths.


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