Watchfire Blog

  • Watchfire Begins Construction on Expanded Manufacturing Facilities

    On June 7, 2012, Watchfire hosted a groundbreaking ceremony for our expanding manufacturing and office facilities. With the expansion, we will add over 110,000 square feet of additional manufacturing space and 17,000 square feet of office space at our Maple Street location in Danville, Illinois. The new facilities allow us to consolidate three locations into one, providing room for additional employees and helping Watchfire keep up with demand.

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  • Watchfire Digital Outdoor Will Launch Billboardtoday.com at TAB | OAAA Conference

    Watchfire Digital Outdoor has created Billboardtoday.com, a website that will allow the public to buy short-term space for a premium rate on Watchfire digital billboards across the country. The site was developed to fill extra ad space for billboard operators. Advertisers buy ads for short periods of time, much like newspaper ads. It's a convenient way for people to purchase short-term messages for wedding proposals, birthday wishes, new baby announcements, "For Sale by Owner" properties and other one to three day needs. The new site debuted on April 30, 2012 at the 2012 TAB|OAAA Out of Home Media Conference and Marketing Expo in Miami Beach, Fla.

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  • Atlantic Sign Media Installs Two New Digital Billboards

    Interstate 40/85 at exit 132 in Greensboro, N.C., is the new location for back-to-back digital billboards installed by Atlantic Sign Media and manufactured by Watchfire Digital Outdoor. The back-to-back, 11' x 41', True-16mm digital billboards pack 1,020 LEDs into every square foot.

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  • Burkett Media Installs Fifth Watchfire Digital Billboard in Killeen, Texas

    Burkett Media, a rapidly growing independent billboard company in Austin, Texas, has installed its fifth digital billboard manufactured by Watchfire Digital Outdoor in the Killeen, Texas market. The E-16mm, 10'x36' digital billboard is located on WS Young Drive at the entrance to Killeen Mall near the Central Texas Expressway.

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  • Watchfire: Standing Out in the Crowd

    This year’s International Sign Expo kicked off today in Orlando, FL. Watchfire Signs has long been active in the International Sign Association, and is exhibiting at this year’s show. When we go to a trade show such as Sign Expo 2012, we bring a few production signs to demonstrate our products. This year we are showcasing 12mm and 16mm LED signs as well as our Price WatcherTM gas price changers. This will give attendees a chance to see the construction of our signs and compare our products with those of other manufacturers, who also have products in their booths.

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