GPA adds new specialty substrates to its wide-format lines

Sample printed on GPA Photo Paper.
Picture on a dining room wall printed on GPA Photo Paper.

GPA (Chicago, Ill), a market leader in substrate solutions for digital, wide-format and offset printing, has announced the addition of five new specialty synthetics and photo papers to its wide-format offerings. “With this latest collection of unique substrates, design professionals can create even more attractive graphics that allow their clients’ messages to take centre stage,” said the company. “They include materials for creating brilliant lightbox displays, easy-install window graphics, opaque display graphics, resilient signage and large photo prints – and are ideal for industries ranging from retail, restaurants, boutiques, automotive, corporate, schools and higher education, government and more.” GPA added that each of these items is easy to work with, both in the pressroom and in its end-use environment. Features can include superior durability, dimensional stability, extreme opacity or quick-drying properties. The five new specialty synthetics are:

  • GPA Polyester Backlit Film
  • GPA Low Tack Window Film
  • GPA Blockout Display Film
  • GPA Polycarbonate Film
  • GPA Photo Papers

GPA currently offers these materials in 100-foot roll lengths, in widths from 36 inches to 60 inches.


Tony Curcio is the editor of Graphic Arts Magazine.