12 06, 2017

What Makes this Vehicle Graphic Stand Out?  

By | 2017-06-12T09:41:17+00:00 June 12th, 2017|Vehicle Wraps & Graphics|

The Marvin Johnson and Associates fleet graphics work, that much is obvious. But why does this vehicle wrap work? What makes this vehicle graphic stand out, and more importantly what mistakes does this design avoid? KISS (Keep it Simple Stupid) This full wrap is simple, deceptively so, purposely so. That doesn’t mean it was simple [...]

5 06, 2017

Knott’s Fine Foods Truck Wrap: How to Wrap Rivets

By | 2017-06-05T09:50:32+00:00 June 5th, 2017|Featured Customers, Vehicle Wraps & Graphics|

I met Terry Wells, the transportation manager for Knott's Fine Foods, in the installation bay at TKO Graphix. He was there to pick up a 53-foot trailer we wrapped for his company. I introduced myself and asked him what he thought of the wrap. He was more than pleased. He was delighted. You see, he [...]

22 05, 2017

The SG Smokehouse Trailer Wrap is Hot!

By | 2017-05-18T09:21:17+00:00 May 22nd, 2017|Vehicle Wraps & Graphics|

The SG (Southern Guys) Smokehouse trailer wrap is on fire, and shouldn’t it be? You can almost hear the flames crackle, and smell the smoke coming off of the sizzling meats. It kinda makes the mouth water, doesn’t it? One thing is for certain, this wrap grabs attention and pleases the eye. How could anyone [...]

27 03, 2017

Vehicle Graphics: It’s not About You It’s About Your Customer

By | 2017-03-27T10:30:04+00:00 March 27th, 2017|Vehicle Wraps & Graphics|

Like many things in business, vehicle graphic design isn’t about you—it’s about your customer. Too often, business owners and managers work from the point of view that what they like, what appeals to them, is what's good for their business. And just as often that’s not true. Let me ask you a question, are you [...]

20 03, 2017

The Psychology Behind Vehicle Graphics Color 

By | 2017-03-20T09:12:15+00:00 March 20th, 2017|Vehicle Wraps & Graphics|

The color palette on vehicle graphics is one of the most important ingredients of a successful vehicle wrap. There’s a lot to consider when discussing vehicle graphics color, and the psychology of color is one of them. But before we get to that, let’s look at some of the other color considerations. What Goes into [...]

13 03, 2017

How to Coordinate a Major Fleet Graphics Rebrand

By | 2017-03-13T09:29:24+00:00 March 13th, 2017|Vehicle Wraps & Graphics|

Beginning at the end of 2016 and ending in the spring of 2017, TKO Graphix rebranded more than 18,000 semi tractor-trailers for one organization. I’ll let that sink in. We de-identified the existing trailers removing the old graphics as well as identification. We prepared the vehicles for new adhesive vinyl application, and we installed the [...]

20 02, 2017

Are Your Vehicle Graphics Lost in the Crowd?

By | 2017-02-20T10:45:00+00:00 February 20th, 2017|Vehicle Wraps & Graphics|

Are your vehicle graphics lost in the crowd or do they stand out and rise above the clutter of advertising bombarding prospects as they cruise American highways and byways? The good news is vehicle graphics receive between 30,000 and 70,000 impressions per day making them the most cost effective form of advertising. Why Haven't You [...]

23 01, 2017

Killa Dent Hummer Wrap

By | 2017-02-27T15:05:43+00:00 January 23rd, 2017|Vehicle Wraps & Graphics|

https://youtu.be/Tw2eSbidsQE The video is of the Killa Dent Hummer wrap. If you look close, you’ll see an attention to detail that is remarkable, and not always seen from vehicle graphics providers. Just Part of the Job I give a department-by-department tour as part of our new hire orientation. When I get to the installation bay, [...]

5 01, 2017

How to Grade a Vehicle Graphics Provider

By | 2017-01-23T09:48:22+00:00 January 5th, 2017|Vehicle Wraps & Graphics|

Like any business, the vehicle graphics industry has many grades of providers. Some are A players while others get an F. But how can a customer know which is which? Should you throw darts at a board, flip a coin, consult a medium? Nope, here are six indicators that place a vehicle graphics provider at [...]

2 01, 2017

4 Keys to Designing a Food Truck Wrap That Stands Out

By | 2017-01-23T09:48:22+00:00 January 2nd, 2017|Vehicle Wraps & Graphics|

Only a few years ago food trucks were an anomaly in the Indianapolis market. In 2010 we didn’t see a lot of food trucks here at TKO Graphix, Installing the West Coast Tacos Food Truck Decals. Today it seems there are food trucks on every corner. There’s a lot of competition for customers as well as [...]