Electro-Matic Visual Blog

The Rebirth of REES Theater

Posted by Molly Austin on Feb 6, 2024 2:52:59 PM

Since 1940, the Rees Theatre in Plymouth, Indiana has been a cherished source of family entertainment, creating lasting memories for generations. Regrettably, in 2009, the theater ceased operations, leaving a significant gap in the heart of our community. 

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Topics: Going Green, Electro-Matic Sign News, News

Five Ways to Finance LED Lighting for Your Small Business

Posted by Electro-Matic on Feb 6, 2024 1:31:22 PM

In today's competitive business landscape, every penny saved counts. One effective way to reduce operating costs and enhance sustainability is by upgrading to LED lighting. For small businesses, the initial investment in LED lighting can be daunting. There are various financing options available to make the transition smoother and more affordable. Here are five ways to finance LED lighting for your small business.

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Common Mass Notification Controls for LED Display Applications

Posted by Molly Austin on Jan 8, 2024 2:45:11 PM

A unified mass notification system (MNS) is defined as a platform to deliver a message to a small or large group of people. LED display based Mass Notification systems have been present in many forms for many years. Since the mid-80’s Automakers have adopted forms of Industrial Andon LED Display Systems to track productivity and service calls on factory floors all over the globe. Common information is relayed in real time by machine operators for material calls, maintenance personnel for machine faults, and to various levels of production management tracking goals for units per shift versus actual units per shift. Recently, we’ve seen mass notification systems trickle into the commercial marketplace with many of the same principles. Let’s explore how this information is commonly relayed to LED displays.

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Topics: Going Green, Electro-Matic Sign News, News

Electro-Matic LED Displays Help Gordon Food Service Rebrand to Consumers

Posted by Molly Austin on Jan 7, 2024 8:58:00 AM

Gordon Food Service has delivered the excellence, expertise, and quality products customers need to design successful food operations and experiences for over 120 years. They have grown to become the largest family-operated broadline food distribution company in North America.

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Central Shop Rite's New LED Lighting Increases Light Levels by 67%

Posted by Molly Austin on Jan 7, 2024 8:43:00 AM

Central Shop Rite is a small-town grocery store that has been serving the local community of Vassar, Michigan for over 75 years. They have Deli and Bakery experts ready to serve customers with quality Kretschmar deli items and fresh, baked–from‐scratch donuts available daily. Central Shop Rite also offers fresh and delicious deli platters and custom cakes and cupcakes for any event you may have coming up. They are known for their well–stocked shelves and top–quality products like fresh Natural Angus beef and their own smoked meats and store–made brats in their Meat department, as well as their special Craft Beer section, and local favorite Koegel’s quality meats.

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5 Best Tips on How to Create a Digital Signage Content Plan

Posted by Electro-Matic on Dec 6, 2023 12:54:03 PM

In today's fast-paced world, where visual communication is key, digital signage has emerged as a powerful tool for businesses to convey their messages effectively. Whether you're a retailer aiming to boost sales, a corporate entity looking to enhance internal communication, or a restaurant owner striving to create an immersive dining experience – a well-thought-out digital signage content plan is crucial. Here are the five tips to help you create a compelling and successful digital signage content strategy:

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Stunning new LED Signage Installed as Part of GLC Live Rebranding

Posted by Electro-Matic on Dec 6, 2023 12:29:49 PM

In the heart of downtown Grand Rapids, a renowned entertainment venue underwent a remarkable transformation, evolving from its former identity as 20 Monroe Live to the vibrant GLC Live. This change wasn't just a name swap; it marked a significant rebranding initiative, fueled by a strategic partnership with Gun Lake Casino.

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Topics: Going Green, LED Displays, News, Sports and Entertainment Venues

What you Need to Know about Section 179 for Small Business Owners

Posted by Electro-Matic on Nov 14, 2023 11:46:45 AM

As a small business owner, it's important to take advantage of any tax deductions that can help reduce your tax liability. One such deduction is Section 179 Depreciation. This allows you to deduct the full cost of qualifying equipment purchased or financed during the current tax year. Here is how buying from EM Visual can help you take advantage of the deduction.

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4 Lighting Solutions for Municipalities

Posted by Electro-Matic on Nov 14, 2023 11:36:00 AM

The cost to maintain a city and its features goes well beyond the millions for most cities. It takes not only an army, but also a large budget to maintain proper and safe roadways, parking areas, transportation systems and more. While many of these costs are fixed, LED lighting is one cost solution that can help municipalities shave off thousands, if not millions, from their annual budgets. Here are a four places that LED Lighting can specifically help municipalities save big in the long run.

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Topics: Going Green, LED Lighting

Moran Park Pickleball Court Lighting Upgrade

Posted by Electro-Matic on Nov 14, 2023 10:44:08 AM

Pickleball in recent years has become a widely embraced activity. Its inclusivity for players of all ages, the game's accessibility and the myriad benefits it offers, such as exercise and social interaction, have contributed to its widespread appeal.

Moran Park's Transformation

Moran Park in Holland, wanted to upgrade the lighting on their courts and EM Visual was the perfect choice for the job. The updated LED lighting system has become a game-changer for the park's patrons. The new lighting facilitates nighttime play, extending the hours available for enthusiasts to engage in their favorite sport.

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Specialized LED diodes designed to reduce glare on players presents an opportunity to explore the technical aspects of the lighting system. It enhances visibility without compromising the comfort of those on the court. Insights into the technology's role in promoting safety, allowing for extended playing hours, and creating an optimal playing environment can be highlighted.

Safety and Socialization

The upgraded lighting system ensures player safety, as well as, encourages players to gather, connect, and enjoy their favorite sport in a welcoming and well-lit environment, enhancing the overall playing experience.

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