• Sign Scholarship Available to Downtown Jacksonville Organizations

    Harbinger, a national sign engineering and manufacturing firm, has launched its “Sign of the Future: Signage Scholarship” program for small and start-up organizations based in Jacksonville, Fla. The program will provide pro-bono signage valued up to $2,000 to a select applicant. With an initial focus on Downtown Jacksonville, organizations located...

  • Harbinger Featured in Sign Builder Illustrated magazine

    Harbinger is profiled in Sign Builder Illustrated magazine’s Going Green supplement. The story, A Harbinger of Efficiency, highlights the company’s approach to research and development, its environmentally friendly solutions and Lean manufacturing practices. Related posts: Lighting the Way (National Petroleum News) Lean Manufacturing &...

  • Providing InMotion’s Retail Sign Fabrication

    InMotion Entertainment, the country’s largest airport retailer of electronics and entertainment with nearly 60 convenient locations, has trusted Harbinger with its signage fabrication for more than seven years. As part of the ongoing program, Harbinger fabricated a variety of standard-size storefront signs that fit a majority of InMotion’s retail...

  • Lean Toward Efficiency

    Do all your vendors or suppliers use Lean principles? This manufacturing process focuses on eliminating waste, both in materials and time, and has a ripple effect to businesses of all types, even non-manufacturing ones. Harbinger implemented Lean techniques nearly three years ago, and the payoff for its clients has been significant. The turnaround time...

  • Graphic Films Guidance

    Advances in graphic vinyl films – whether textured, colored or digital print – have exploded. Dozens of film options have become hundreds. Graphic Films Can be Used On: Interior walls Masonry Windows Almost any surface 4 Questions to Help Guide Your Digital Printing on Vinyl Project The kinds of films and inks vary by intended application, product...

  • LED Lighting for Outdoor Signage

    A byline article by Steve Williams, president of Harbinger, was published in the online version of Chain Store Age magazine. He explains how retailers can save money through using LEDs in their outdoor signage, whether installing new signs or retrofitting existing signs. For many years, light-emitting diodes (LED) were primarily known for their use...

  • Harbinger Showcases Newest LED Sign Technology at NACS Show

    For the first time, Harbinger will be exhibiting its LED lighting retrofit system and offering a free signage energy comparison at its booth (#776) during the NACS Show, Oct. 6-8, at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta. Using sign cabinet displays, Harbinger will showcase the latest LED technology for illuminating exterior signs and will […]

  • Convenience Store Chain Implements LEDs Nationwide

    One of our national convenience store clients is reducing its carbon footprint and environmental impact is by switching to LED lighting. In 2010, Harbinger was retained to retrofit the signage in more than 1,750 locations nationwide – and to do it within the year. In addition to researching and developing a LED lighting solution, Harbinger […]

  • Best Practices of Multi-Location Permitting

    One of the most crucial elements of sign installation is not the sign (although that is crucial too) — it’s the permit. Every municipality and county has different signage guidelines and regulations. Therefore, a signage partner must have the experience and processes in place to navigate the complexities of permitting (and multi-location permitting)...

  • Lean Manufacturing & Green Technologies

    Harbinger was featured in the September 2010 issue of Signs of the Times magazine about how the company's green ... Read More

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