Acrylic is a versatile, inexpensive, hardwearing material which is why it has become a firm favorite with designers and window display manufacturers a like. Acrylic is widely available on the market and although there has been a hike in its prices recently, it is still very reasonable especially compared to the cost of glass.
Acrylic and glass have similar qualities in the way that they look and their versatility, however acrylic is lighter, cheaper and available in a huge range of different colours and affects. These are some of the reasons why designers choose acrylic over glass. There are a huge variety of different acrylic displays in easy to order kits on the market including the following.
Acrylic Display Cases
Acrylic is chosen over glass when making Acrylic Poster Stand display cases due to it being light weight and its UV light protecting qualities, in some cases display cases can protect your items from up to 90% of UV light, ensuring that they are kept from harms way. Standard display cases are normally made of 5mm thick clear acrylic. Display cases can be used to display a whole range of different items from footballs to jewelry. They make an excellent point of sale display as they clearly display the item as well as protect it and deter over eager shoppers from handling them. Acrylic is also available in high impact resilient material, meaning it is very difficult to break or smash, this makes it ideal to display items of value in. There are many acrylic display case suppliers on the market, if you are looking for something bespoke be sure to shop around to secure the best price.
Acrylic Display Cubes
Acrylic Display Cubes come in a range of colours and sizes, they are ideal if you want to match your brand colours to your displays. Cubes can be cable or rod mounted and come in 3 different styles, open front and back, concealed lid or lockable. This acrylic display is a great alternative to shelving displays. These Display Cubes are a very attractive, modern and are a funky display choice, yet they are affordable. If you are looking for a retail display with a difference then this is the display for you.
Acrylic is used in poster displays by using folded pieces of acrylic to create a pocket into which the graphic is slotted into. This ensures that the graphic is protected and displayed in an attractive and tidy way. These poster displays can be suspended using cables or rods which gives them an executive and stylish look.