Release Date: October 14, 2015   
Fall 2015

The Autumn season is in full swing which means shorter days, beautiful Fall foliage and cooler weather!  This time of year is great for award, trophy and Christmas decoration planning!

We hope you find our newsletters enjoyable and informative.  Have a good rest of the Fall season and happy engraving!

The Staff at B.F. Plastics, Inc.
B.F. Plastics, Inc. Announces Partnership with Gemini

Now available, in-stock and direct from B.F. Plastics, Inc. introducing Duets™ by Gemini.  Gemini is a family owned company with over 50 years of sign product and sheet extrusion manufacturing experience, and our newest line of premium engraving, ADA and architectural sign substrates includes DuetsTactiles™ for ADA and appliqué, Duets Laser, Duets Laser XT, Duets Laser XT Reverse, Duets Rotary Indoor and DuetsContours™ flexible engraving substrate.

"In response to the industry's demand for quick delivery, we responded by selecting partners that offer the best combination of customer service, fast delivery and value," said Gary Harder, Director of Duets by Gemini. "Our Partner Network members are excited about the opportunity to carry clean room-manufactured Duets engraving products at competitive prices."

"A key factor in selecting our partners was identifying businesses with like values, including family ownership, respected history in the industry and technical expertise," said Harder. "B.F. Plastics is part of the Duets Partner Network because of their unwavering commitment to customer service which is 100 percent aligned with Gemini's own mission."

Gemini offers a superior manufacturing environment in its state-of-the-art Class 10,000 clean room plastic extrusion and lamination facility.  This climate-controlled environment features automation-controlled temperature and humidity, practically eliminating any risk of dust, debris or other contaminants from entering the clean room-ensuring the highest quality of ADA and engraving signage substrate.

With constant, precise airflow, the virtually contaminant-free clean room guarantees Duets ADA and engraving stock cools evenly and cleanly, maintaining a consistently stress-free and flat product.

Take the Duets Challenge and test Gemini's premier rotary and laser engraving substrates. We think you'll agree that Duets offers better performance at a better value.

In-stock now.  Visit to order. 

Samples are available upon request!

ADA wayfinding and applique engraving is a vital segment of any sign making business. Gemini DuetsTactiles ADA engraving substrates are the perfect solution. Choose from dozens of modern colors to match any interior or exterior decor for your ADA, applique and braille signs.
Thin but durable, the Gemini DuetsContours microsurfaced flexible engraving stock is designed to deliver the prominent look of engraved signage applied to curved surfaces. Engravable substrates are available with or without adhesive and in a number of color and finish combinations.
Make an impact with design-forward exterior signage. Gemini Duets Laser XT resists the ravages of weather and sun. Color and finish combinations exceed your customers expectations.
Contemporary signage made easy with Duets Direct Laser XT Reverse. Make a statement with this sturdy 2-ply material consisting of a clear top layer with a matte finish and a vividly-colored back layer. Reverse engrave intricate designs, back light or back paint this outdoor-grade material.
Gemini Duets professional- grade engraving substrates are manufactured to exacting standards at a factory-direct value. Precision engraving, color and finish choices ensure high-contrast graphics.
Striking interior signage is achieved with Gemini Duets Rotary Indoor engraving stock. Choose from a wide variety of rich, high-contrast colors or metallic finishes. This durable engraving material is made to last. Optional Clear-Guard increases durability.
Say "Happy Anniversary" to Kelly!
We are celebrating Kelly's 23-year employment anniversary this month!  Kelly started with BF in 1992.

Kelly's office is a hub of activity.  She is responsible for order processing, accounting, customer service and everything in between.  Kelly has established good relationships with customers over the years here at BF.

"Kelly is an extremely reliable and dedicated employee," says Jim Fichter, President.  She has been a tremendous asset to BF and we are very fortunate to have her as part of our team."

In her free time, Kelly enjoys walking, trying new restaurants, motorcycles, going to the race track and the beach.  She has two beautiful daughters named Sierra and Cheyenne.
Updated Digital Catalog Now Available
View Our Digital Catalog
We have updated our 2015 digital catalog which includes new products along with a wide variety of engraving materials and supplies.

The digital catalog includes a search feature so you can easily and quickly find what you're looking for.  Clicking on a product in the catalog will automatically direct you to the appropriate webpage for more information and to order the product.

Go to Digital Catalog!

Engraving Alternative to Glass Products
Mirrored acrylics offer enhanced durability, strength and are safer to use as an alternative to glass products, at about half the weight. Plus, they offer shatter, fingerprint and scratch resistance. Easily front engrave or reverse engrave with a laser, rotary engraver or router.

Rowmark Reflexions is half the weight and more than eight times stronger... plus shatter, fingerprint, smudge (frosted option only) and scratch resistant. It is well-suited as a decorative signage/display component or substrate and can be easily front engraved or reverse engraved with a laser, rotary engraver or router. Create a broad range of decorative indoor applications, from signage, POP projects, custom gifts and craft jobs to memorial and tribute walls, exhibits, vector cut letters and more. When illuminated via back lighting, Reflexions is also perfect for creating one-of-a-kind illuminated signage and displays.

The Holidays are Right Around the Corner!

Believe it or not it's time to start planning for the Christmas and holiday season. It's not too soon. Especially with the big shopping days in November like Black Friday (Nov. 27), Small Business Saturday (Nov. 28), and Cyber Monday (Nov 30). It may be a good idea to start planning your holiday advertising now.  This year offer someone something stylish and personalized by creating a stunning ornament out of cast acrylic.   

Go to BF Acrylics!

Overstocked, Discontinued & Sale Items

Visit our online Garage Sale to view overstocked, discontinued and sale items for purchase. These items are first come first serve and available on a limited basis.  Browse around our web garage sale ... you may find something you like!

Go to Garage Sale
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