alvaboard characteristic

ALVAboard have some characteristic such as:


Endure against repeated bending and folding




Absorbs almost no moisture (0.03%)


Stands against high temperatures up to 130°C


Resists to chemical substances


Does not produce dust like cardboard

High Rigidity

Does not break or tear – high impact resistance


The hollow form generates light characteristic


Can be printed directly and laminated on the surface


Safe for direct contact with edible products (Special Request)


Easy to put sticker on


Easy to cut, bend, punch, and bond

Types of Indoor Signs

Manufacturing refers to a large-scale production of goods that converts raw materials, parts and components into finished merchandise using manual labor and/or machines. The finished goods can be sold directly to consumers, to other manufacturers for the production of more complex products, or to wholesalers who distribute the goods to retailers. For selling their product which was produced with a large-scale production, they need to advertise their product.

There are some advertising media that often used for advertise products such as:


Signs are any kind of visual graphics created to display information to a particular audience. This is typically manifested in the form of way finding information in places such as streets or on the inside and outside of buildings. Signs vary in form and size based on location and intent, from more expansive banners, billboards, and murals, to smaller street signs, sandwich boards and lawn signs. Newer signs may also use digital or electronic displays. The main purpose of signs is to communicate, to convey information such that the receiver may make cognitive decisions based on the information provided.

Point of Purchase (POP) Display

Point of purchase displays are an essential marketing tool used in all retails stores for a range of products, by not using them brands are missing a huge opportunity to encourage buyers and therefore increase sales. These displays aim to attract the attention of customers and alert them to current promotions, offers and deals and encourage them to buy the products that are on display. The main benefit of point of sale displays is product exposure, through these displays customers will be made aware of new products, informed of offers or deals on existing products and even reminded of older products that are perhaps easily forgotten about when they are simply stacked on regular shelves amongst many other products.


Banners are usually used for promoting product or services of some company and to attract their potential audience. Banners can be printed in enormous formats, with a full range of rich colors. They can also be used in many different physical situations whether it be hanging from an existing fixture, fixed to a wall or even free standing. Banner stands have been increasingly popular for advertising and marketing. They are utilized to promote products and advertise special promotions your business may be having. Just like other advertising tools like banners and advertising flags, banner stands also come in a variety of styles.

There are some materials that can be used for advertising media above:

PVC Foam Board (Signage, POP Display, & Banner)

PVC Foam Board is a material consisting of a foamed Poly Vinyl Chloride (Foamed PVC). PVC Foam Board is an alternative product for changing the uses of plywood. PVC Foam Board available in many various thicknesses (from 1 mm until 30 mm thick) and various colors. PVC Foam Board can be used for indoor uses or outdoor uses so PVC Foam Board suitable for many industries such as advertising and furniture. The application of PVC Foam Board for advertising company usually use for Standee POP, POP display, signage, and billboard. For furniture industry, PVC Foam Board is used for hospitality furniture, hotel furniture, office furniture, and home furniture.

White Paper Foam Board (Signage, POP Display, & Banner)

Polyprint usually called White Paper Board because polyprint consists of polyfoam with two papers that uses for printing on the surface. Using white paper board can be easier than using polyfoam because user doesn’t need to stick the paper for printing. White paper board usually use for industries such as printing company (Media for screen printing and digital printing), photography industries (Media for print the photo or picture framing), and advertising industries (for signage or POP display). White paper board is suitable for indoor uses because white paper board doesn’t resist to water.

Acrylic (Signage & POP Display)

Acrylic sheets are produced from a methyl methacrylate monomer and have outstanding physical, mechanical, optical, chemical resistant, and thermal properties. Acrylic is often referred to as “plexiglass” or “Plexiglas” and has a large variety of uses. Acrylic sheets are used extensively in aquariums, architectural interiors, office accessories, security bubbles, bathroom panels, furniture, glazing, greenhouses, hockey rinks, housewares, instrument & machine guards, POP displays, transportation and noise barriers. Acrylic is most often used in light boxes. Its translucent nature allows it to project light for just this purpose. Acrylic is also often used for high-end, sophisticated signage.

Standard Calendered Vinyl (Banner)

As an effective solution for most temporary outdoor or permanent-solution indoor signage, standard calendered vinyl is available in an assortment of colors and is typically rated for an outdoor life of three to five years.

Corrugated Card Board (POP Display)

Corrugated fiberboard is a material consisting of a fluted corrugated sheet and one or two flat linerboards. It is made on “flute lamination machines” or “corrugators” and is used in the manufacture of shipping containers and corrugated boxes.

The corrugated medium and linerboard board both are made of containerboard, a paperboard material usually over 0.01 inches (0.25 mm) thick. Corrugated fiberboard and paperboard are sometimes called corrugated cardboard, although cardboard might be any heavy paper pulp based board.

Corrugated PP Board (Signage, POP Display, & Banner)

Corrugated plastic or corriboard also known under the trade names of Polyflute, Coroplast, Fluteplast, IntePro, Proplex, Correx, Twinplast, Corriflute or Corflute refers to a wide range of extruded twinwall. Padtwinwall plastic sheet products produced from high impact polypropylene resin with a similar make up to corrugated fiberboard. It is a light weight tough material which can easily be cut with a utility knife. Manufacturers typically offer a wide variety of colors and thicknesses (quite commonly 3, 4, 5 mm). Corrugated PP Board usually use for advertising media such as POP Display and signage.


ALVAboard is a high-quality corrugated sheet made from premium-quality polypropylene that is very versatile and suitable for various applications both indoor and outdoor. With numerous distinctive characteristics such as light, durable, printable as well as high-impact, water and chemical resistant, ALVAboard becomes an ultimate alternative of traditional corrugated cardboard and plywood.

There are many advantages that ALVAboard have compared to another material. First, ALVAboard have higher durability and water resistant compared to corrugated fiberboard and white paper foam board. ALVAboard can endure against repeated bending and folding. Second, ALVAboard can be recycled while white paper foam board, PVC board, and acrylic glass can’t be recycled. Last, from the prices, only corrugated fiberboards are cheaper than ALVAboard.