Avery Dennison Joins Signarama in Supporting Habitat for Humanity

(Painesville, OH) September 18, 2012 – Avery Dennison Graphics Solutions is proud to announce it is supporting SIGNARAMA’s partnership with Habitat for Humanity by donating vehicle wrap materials for 14 Habitat for Humanity truck wraps. The wraps will drive awareness of Habitat for Humanity’s mission in various communities across the United States. Avery Dennison and SIGNARAMA, a full-service sign business, are helping advance Habitat for Humanity’s mission to build homes, communities and hope.

SIGNARAMA announced a $250,000 partnership with Habitat for Humanity to help build and rehabilitate affordable homes throughout the United States and around the world. Avery Dennison’s donation of MPI 1005 Supercast Easy Apply RS™ with DOL 1360 gloss overlaminate will be used by SIGNARAMA franchises to wrap 14 Nissan vehicles over the next 12 months.

“We are very excited to lend a helping hand to Habitat for Humanity and assist families in need realize their dreams of homeownership,” said Jim Tatem, President of SIGNARAMA. “As the world’s largest signage franchise, serving our communities has been a long-standing tradition at SIGNARAMA, not only because it makes good business sense, but more importantly, because it’s the right thing to do for our customers and those living in the areas we serve.”

During the months of October and March, which are “Habitat for Humanity Months,” all SIGNARAMA branches will donate 1% of all sign sales to Habitat for Humanity.

“Avery Dennison is proud to support SIGNARAMA’s partnership with Habitat for Humanity by donating our popular vehicle wrap products for the Nissan truck wraps,” said Todd Hain, marketing and communications manager at Avery Dennison Graphics Solutions. “Wrapping the 14 vehicles will help Habitat for Humanity raise awareness of its efforts in those communities. Vehicle wraps generate millions of positive impressions for brands and businesses each day on roads and highways around the world.”

Avery Dennison MPI 1005 Supercast Easy Apply RS, a digitally printable pressure-sensitive vinyl that is repositionable and slideable, makes application easy. In addition it features air egress technology, allowing air bubbles to escape during the installation process.

For more information on Avery Dennison products, pricing or roll sizes, printers can visit www.averygraphics.com to locate a distributor (on the Partner Page) or contact Avery Dennison at 800-282-8379 for additional product information.


About Avery Dennison

Avery Dennison (NYSE:AVY) helps make brands more inspiring and the world more intelligent. For more than 75 years the company has been a global leader in pressure-sensitive technology and materials, retail branding and information solutions, and organization and identification products for offices and consumers. A FORTUNE 500 company with sales of $6.5 billion in 2010, Avery Dennison is based in Pasadena, California and has employees in over 60 countries. A division of Avery Dennison, Avery Dennison Graphics and Reflective Products provides imaging materials and service solutions for fleet, architecture, transportation, traffic and safety markets. For more information, visit www.averydennison.comor www.averygraphics.com.


SIGNARAMA is part of a successful system of business-to-business franchise brands and development services under the United Franchise Group. As part of the $30-billion-plus worldwide sign market, SIGNARAMA has been at the forefront of the sign industry for more than two decades providing cost effective advertising and branding solutions for companies to increase recognition. Approaching 900 locations in more than 50 countries, SIGNARAMA uses cutting-edge industry software programs to provide a full range of comprehensive sign and graphic services to both the private and commercial segments of the business community. For franchising information, please call (800) 465-0362 or visitwww.signarama.com.

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