Built to Build Your Business
Join us at our interactive booth at SGIA EXPO 2018 to discuss the most profitable set-up for your business and to see how a Roland-built solution offers greater opportunities in product, apparel, décor, and specialty graphics production.
Successful graphics customization businesses need the right combination of machine innovation,
reliability, quality output, and customer support to build company success.
You Could Win a Once-in-a-Lifetime Trip to Africa at the Roland Booth
During the show, ask a Roland representative about our Discover Roland, Explore Africa contest— discover the perfect printer solution for your business and enter our global competition where you could win an African safari trip for two.Learn More
Business Success Stories, Wrap Demos,
and SGIA Classes with Roland Experts
New to this year’s SGIA EXPO is our How I Built My Business Interview Series where Roland experts will be interviewing leading influencers in the sign and graphics industry to find out how they built successful businesses. We will also be presenting our ever-popular Born-to-Wrap vehicle wrap demos that always promise to be an SGIA EXPO highlight.
In addition to sessions on the Roland stage, Roland product experts, Jay Roberts and Daniel Valade will be presenting special classes in the SGIA Expo Rooms about UV product customization and print/cut apparel.*
*Your Expo + Education Pass gives you access to these special classes and other conference session.
The Expo + Education Pass is free for SGIA members with registration.
Meet the Business Builders
Matt Richart and Dallas Fowler
Digital EFX Wraps
Leading vehicle wrap experts, Matt and Dallas, will be giving Born to Wrap demonstrations throughout the show, illustrating some essential wrap tricks and techniques. Get their invaluable advice and see how they’ve built a successful vehicle wrap business with skill, dedication and a love of their craft.
Graphics manager for NASCAR® team Richard Childress Racing
Nick’s work is seen by millions of viewers, yet he doesn’t have the luxury of time! Learn how to be efficient with your workflow and relentless with quality control with Nick Woodward, whose shop produces over 550 race car wraps a year and a multitude of signs and graphics every day.
Film designer and The Oscars® Academy member
Martin Charles shares his knowledge of designing and printing sets for major motion pictures – from The Avengers to Minority Report and more – explaining how it relates to the business of any print service provider.
Sign provider for Lucasfilm®,
Facebook®, Google® and more
Luis Vivas moved from Peru to San Francisco with a dream. Today, his company occupies a 3,000 sqft. facility, serving A-list clients. Discover how Vivas Banners has quickly set itself apart from the competition, starting out with banners and diversifying into new solutions that include flatbed printed substrates.
Small-town Printer Producing Big-time Results
Impact Sign Company is a traditional sign shop that recognized a demand for more products printed on a wider variety of materials. Hear how they quadrupled their business by providing UV flatbed printing directly on wood, acrylic and sintra, and personalized unique products like cornhole games.
Special Extended Warranty Promo
New purchases of Roland printers and printer/cutters will come with an extended warranty of 37 months — matching the number of years Roland has been in business.
Ask a Roland representative at the show about this special offer.
*Offer does not include the VersaStudio BN-20 printer/cutter and VersaUV LEJ-640FT flatbed printer. Eligible units must ship by 12/31/2018 unless back ordered. Other Terms and Conditions apply.
UV Flatbed Customization
Visit our "Feel the Color" exhibit to get creatively inspired and to experience a world of personalization possibilities with Roland VersaUV technology. Live demos will be given regularly throughout the show.
See how dye-sublimation technology works with our Texart exhibit and discover metal ChromaLuxe customization, soft signage, sportswear, promotional merchandise, and other inspirational applications. Watch our Ergosoft Roland Edition software demos that illustrate our efficient and user-friendly dye-sublimation workflows.
30”, 54” and 64” models
See the unparalleled color output and integrated print and cut versatility of TrueVIS printer/cutters. Built for passionate professionals who demand quality and reliability, you can experience the different TrueVIS models in-action and discover the perfect machine to suit your own budget and graphics customization needs.
Dual Device Print and Cut
VersaEXPRESS RF-640 printer
CAMM-1 GR series cutter
For those attendees who are looking for a non-stop print operation, Roland's got you covered with a dual device, print and cut setup that seamlessly combines the RF-640 with the GR-640. See both devices in action as they demonstrate the ideal print-then-cut workflow.