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

Material For Banner

Banners are used in many business ventures, marketing to their potential audience. A number of British towns and cities have whole series of banners decorating their city centers, effectively advertising the town or its special features and attractions. Pre-printed banners, albeit commonly used, are simple and accessible. 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. When an advertising banner is hung or suspended between posts, grommets or another method of attachment are necessary to prevent the banner from tearing or flying away. Aluminum grommets can be punched into the banner and used as secure entry points to tie the banner down. This installation method allows for more durable advertisements. Some vendors offer pre-installed grommets. Another common form of free standing banners are retractable displays.

Banners can be found plastered behind a window screen, as billboards, atop skyscrapers, or towed by airplanes or blimps. As with variable of size and quantity, the number of sides and quality of ink are as much of a crucial factor. In an instance of retail stores which purchase pre-printed clearance banners or a variety of sale banner. A banner facing underneath or against glass is absorbing exposure from the sun. A banner printed on UV outdoor ink will last several years to a decade where cheaper ink fades, requiring frequent replacement. Being behind glass, a two-sided banner can be displayed from the inside and out, often building recognition between shoppers and caretakers. Three-sided banners are often appealing as there is dimension and can be embellished differently. The more sides that exist, the more angles the banner covers, which is a possibility where a two-sided banner doesn’t face the viewer from center of the room or streets.

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 three different types of banners stands that you can choose from based on your advertising needs.

The first type of banner stand is the retractable banner stand. This banner stand features a roll up banner which is useful because storage will be very easy and hassle-free. This type is very popular because it is easy to use, easy to store away, and durable. Many people like to use retractable banner stands because they are very versatile and easy to install. It takes little to no time to set it up and start promoting your business.

The second type of banner stand is portable banner stand. This type is just as the name suggests. It is highly portable and can be displayed anywhere. Portable banner stands also come in two styles: the telescopic or tension back. Compared to the retractable banner stand, the portable banner stand is a lot more economical. It is also very versatile in that it can be used both indoors and outdoors.

The last types of banner stand are the L and X banner stands. As suggested by the name of the banner stands, the L banner stand features an L backing while the X banner stand features and X backing. This type is also portable and very versatile in that it can be used both indoors and outdoors. This type of banner stand is also widely used due to its durability and effectiveness in advertising your business.

All three varieties of banner stands are very effective in advertising. Depending on which type you prefer, all three types are very useful marketing tools that are suitable for both indoor and outdoor use. Be sure to think about where you want to place your banner stand before you choose the style. This is because some of the larger banner stands will take some manpower to move and set up every day. If your banner stand will be at a location permanently, any of the styles are a good choice. However, if you plan on moving your banner stand around frequently, it is a good idea to get a portable banner stand.

There are some materials that can be used for banner such as:

PVC Foam Board

The weather and moisture resistance of PVC foam boards make them ideal for outdoor use such as signs, panel advertising, balcony parapets, wall paneling and in the building of damp rooms. Because of their sturdiness at such a light weight, their ability to take print and their simple workmanship the boards can be found in use in trade shows and exhibition constructions, as backing for photos, in display and sign production or in the making of room dividers and furniture. PVC foam boards can be painted, screen-printed and varnished. The best method for printing is the silkscreen process or the digital plate printing.

White Paper Foam Board

White paper foam board is available in a variety of attractive colors to brighten up any presentation. Excellent for mounting works giving added depth to paintings, photographs, and prints. Lightweight structure made of polystyrene foam sandwiched between two pieces of paper; it can be easily cut with a mat knife or a utility knife. White Paper Foam board is suitable for home mounting projects or classroom model making. White paper foam Board also suitable for making office posters and presentation charts.

Corrugated PP Board

Corrugated PP board is sturdy corrugated plastic sheeting extruded from either polypropylene or high density polyethylene. It is more durable than corrugated fiberboard, but lighter in weight than wood and solid PVC sheets. Its fluted ribs support both surfaces, making corrugated PP board lightweight, tough and abuse resistant. It’s also chemical and water resistant, making it an ideal choice for numerous commercial and industrial applications. Corrugated PP board or Polypropylene board has a wide variety of industrial, artistic, and decorative applications. Corrugated PP board can be die-cut, scored, glued, stitched and ultrasonically welded. It is corona treated so it is receptive to adhesives, vinyl lettering, and can be flexographic, screen and digitally printed. Corrugated PP boards are ideal for widespread applications and industries, such as signage, automotive, construction, shelter, converting, lamination, industrial and agricultural packaging.

Standard Calendered Vinyl

Intermediate vinyl usually called as calendered vinyl. For most vinyl applications, especially short term signs (1 – 3 years), intermediate adhesive vinyl is ideal choose. Common uses for intermediate vinyl or calendered vinyl are banners, short or long term outdoor and indoor signs.