Current Press Releases

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January 2015

JRS Frames and Holders

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JRS Frames and Holders

Whether you’re looking for frames or holders for a single application or a complete signage system, give Johnson Plastics a call. They offer the complete line of JRS frames and holders, known for consistent quality and value. Great for adding a finished look to any sign or coordinated frame system, the line includes plastic and aluminum frames and holders in traditional, architectural and decorative styles, large or small. Need a unique size? Custom-size JRS aluminum frames are also available by special order.

UV/UV-LED Compatible Direct Print Metallics Plus

Engraver’s Journal

Direct Print Metallics Plus

The demand for new UV/UV-LED compatible materials is growing. Make sure you are ready with Direct Print Metallics Plus, available at Johnson Plastics. These coated metallic aluminum sheets are manufactured by IPI, and are optimized to accept UV/UV-LED inks without the use of chemical wipes or adhesion promoters. Plus the product can also be sublimated! The material comes in your choice of bright or ADA compliant matte finishes. Direct Print Metallics Plus is scratch resistant and UV-stable for up to two years. Great for exterior and interior applications, ADA signage, industrial labeling, machine tags and labels, name badges and custom award plates.

Unisub Gold Sublimatable Aluminum

Recognition Review

Unisub Gold

Add a new high quality substrate to your custom product offerings with Unisub Gold sublimatable aluminum, now available from Johnson Plastics. This shiny Gold material provides the same durability and image quality as the popular and durable White and Silver sublimatable aluminum. The new product comes in 12” x 24” sheets, 5.875” x 11.875” license plates. 1” square magnets, plus name badges in four common sizes. Trophy disk inserts are also available in 1”, 1.25” and 2” sizes.

JP Advantage DK20S Heat Press


DK20 Heat Press

Johnson Plastics and Geo Knight & Co. have partnered to produce an enhanced version of the venerable DK20S heat press, the workhorse of swing away heat presses. The resulting JP Advantage DK20S heat press has an upgraded bottom platen which allows front end T-shirt loading for improved speed during T-shirt production. Available exclusively from Johnson Plastics, the enhanced heat press combines improved efficiency and reduced labor costs with Geo. Knight quality and Johnson Plastics support.

Basic Performance Tees


Basic T

When it comes to quality and comfort, Johnson Plastics has you covered with easy-to-sublimate Basic Performance Ts. This line, which includes Ts for toddlers, youth and adults, is just what customers want when planning family reunions, sports outings and company events. Made of 100% spun polyester, these shirts have the look and feel of organic cotton with the wickability of poly-performance fibers. Available in many popular sizes and colors. All are ready for your creative touch.

New Key Chain Shape for Punch’nPress

A & E Magazine / Recognition Review

Punch'NPress House

The Punch’nPress Key Chain System from Johnson Plastics is a great new revenue generator for your business. This system creates personalized gifts and promotional items by letting you produce customized key chains quickly, easily and economically. The new two-sided house shape key chain is great for realtors, residential builders, insurance agents and more. There are many other Punch’nPress key chain shapes currently available for virtually any occasion.

Sublimatable Arm Sleeves

A & E Magazine

Arm Sleeve

Sports enthusiasts will love the new sublimatable arm sleeves now available from Johnson Plastics. The sleeves help protect players from the sun and injury during sporting events. In addition, they provide another way for sports fans to support their favorite teams. The sleeves are made from 100% wicking polyester combined with Lycra for a reliable stretch. Each sleeve is 16” long with 4.5” opening at the top and 3.5” at the bottom to fit most adults. Designed to be fully sublimated, your customers will come up with all kinds of creative ways to embellish these sleeves.