Park Vision Opticians Nottingham

Working via (Retail Experience Design – Coventry) Park Vison is a high end, independent optician located in the upmarket ‘Park’ area of Nottingham. They obviously have intense competition from the high street franchises that sell similar services very cheaply but with much less product variety and a conveyor belt mentality. Park Vison commissioned interior design […]

CMYUK Shrewsbury

DPI build lightboxes to any size and all sizes in between. This 8 metre lightbox is being prepared for the showroom of CMYUK in Shrewsbury. The client is the largest supplier of printable fabric and fabric printing equipment in the UK. They were keen to demonstrate how impressive a lightbox this size would look with […]

Edge lit versus backlit

Edge lit versus backlit – When should you use over the other?   EDGE / PERIMETER LIGHTING   In the world of retail display or exhibitions and events there are usually two types of lightbox, two ways of illuminating the internal space of the box and the printed fabric imagery fitted to the front of it. ’Edge […]

DWL Graphics – Victoria’s Secret

How do you make a window display ‘pop’ with illuminated imagery whilst retaining the ability to swap and change the displays to suit future designs. A high quality yet modular solution was required? That was the challenge faced by London based graphics and design house, DWL Graphics. Working in conjunction with store fit contractor Spyker Design, they approached […]

Enhancing your work environment – Increasing productivity

The mood of Human beings is directly affected by their surroundings. If it’s dark and gloomy it can certainly dull the mood, conversely, if it’s a blue sky day, a sunny disposition follows. Some of us are more susceptible to the environmental ambience than others but one thing is certain, productivity is directly affected by mood. Given that […]

Checkland Kindleysides – Skullcandy

How do you make a product stand out against hundreds of similar products all vying for attention at the world’s leading trade show for consumer and home electronics? That was the challenge faced by creative studio, Checkland Kindleysides. They approached DPI UK requiring a high-quality lightbox display solution for their client, Skullcandy who were exhibiting at IFA in […]

DPI at the Parliamentary Review

DPI were excited to be invited to the Parliamentary Review at the Palace of Westminster last night. Hosted by Julia Hartley-Brewer with presentations from Ken Clarke and Andrew Neil, it was an ‘interesting’ evening. Strangely, much of the conversation was about Brexit but rather unnervingly, both speakers and our host seemed to absolutely none the […]

To use a retail display backlit light box or an edge lit light box

Today’s retail display light box technology offers a myriad of choice depending on where and how it is being used. When it comes to using LEDS in aluminium frames for use with push fit tensioned fabric, there are two main solutions that work very well but have pros and cons depending on many factors. We […]

Super-slim retail display light boxes add a wow factor to the office environment

DPI UK has made and installed a range of super-slim retail display light boxes for prestigious IT firm Over-C that are vibrant, eye-catching and add the wow factor to the office environment. Headquartered in London and with locations worldwide, prestigious IT firm Over-C specialises in turning mobile phones into powerful productivity and data collection devices, […]

Investment doubles DPI (UK)’s light box manufacturing capacity

This month at DPI (UK – United Kingdom) Ltd we’ve invested in a brand new, automated Elumatec DG104 twin headed mitre saw for light box manufacturing to support growing demand for our tensioned fabric displays from the large format printing trade and creative agencies in the United Kingdom (UK) and Ireland. As we offer the […]

Supersized Retail Display Graphics for Supercar Showroom

East Midlands’ manufacturer DPI (UK) Limited has just completed the installation of super-sized retail display graphics panels for the showroom refurbishment for AX Supercars, based at Donington Park. New images of roads with-a-claim-to-fame are encased in satin black aluminium frames. Five, two by one metre sized images were printed on fabrics with a silicone edge, […]

Retail Manufacturing Investment in Factory

East Midlands manufacturer DPI (UK) Limited has moved its factory to Castle Donington, investing in larger premises to accommodate its growing business. DPI (UK) Limited manufactures aluminium frames and light boxes used with tensioned fabric graphics for the large-format printing trade in the UK and Ireland. Widely used by major retailers, in airports and for […]