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Why Should You Wrap Your Vehicle?

If you run a business, big or small, vehicle wrapping can be an inexpensive method of 24-7 advertising. Any business owner knows how important brand awareness is, and if you have a beautifully-designed brand, wrapping your vehicle will definitely benefit your business and the inquires you receive. At Westcan, we wrap all of our trucks. [...]

2019-03-07T19:59:17+00:00March 7th, 2019|general, News|

Choosing the Right Signage for Your Business

Signage for your business, big or small, is an integral part of your overall business strategy. Aside from advertising, a sign that provides context for your business allows for passers-by to know your business exists and what it’s about. Your signage has to make a solid first impression, so if people are ever in need [...]

2019-02-19T02:24:53+00:00February 19th, 2019|general, News|

Signage Trends to Pay Attention to This Year

New trends are always emerging in our industry, and some of these came to be in 2018, but they are continuing to make an impact into 2019. Usually signage is the first impression a business makes on a potential customer, so it’s beneficial to make a lasting impact.   The Capability to Display Content that [...]

2019-02-06T16:38:52+00:00February 6th, 2019|general, News|

So, You Want to Have a Sign Installed?

If you’re a new business owner, or just looking to upgrade your existing signage, Westcan can help! We’ve been a leader in the signage industry for over 20 years, and we have provided prompt, professional and courteous service to customers in British Columbia and Alberta. In 2018, we opened the doors to our newest branch in [...]

2019-01-29T19:14:22+00:00January 29th, 2019|maintenance, News|

How Can You Make the Biggest Impact at a Pop-up Event?

Pop-up events are a huge trend and they’re not going away anytime soon. With summer comes local businesses popping up tents and booths in summer markets, events and festivals. In Calgary, we see the Lilac Festival, the Inglewood Night Market and several other markets around the city all summer long. One way for businesses to [...]

2018-09-10T02:26:25+00:00September 10th, 2018|general, News|

Westcan Lighting is Expanding!

Westcan is excited to announce that we have expanded east to Saskatchewan! We’ve opened the doors to our branch in Saskatoon, and we have plans to launch in Regina in the near future. Westcan is proud to offer full design and manufacture services from our 70,000 square foot facility in Calgary, Alberta and service/installation throughout [...]

2018-09-04T17:21:37+00:00September 4th, 2018|general, News, Uncategorized|

Ways to Increase Your Exposure Through Signage

Last month, we talked about the benefits of signs and how important they are for increasing the amount of business you receive. A great sign that really nails your branding is the perfect place to start, but there are a few more tips to increase your exposure, to really stand out from the crowd.   [...]

2018-05-08T03:18:27+00:00April 2nd, 2018|general, News|

How Signage Influences Your Customers

Did you know that 65% of the population are visual learners? You can use this to your advantage in your visual marketing strategy by how your signage influences your potential customers. Attracting new customers is the first step. By using premium signage, banners, window graphics, floor decals, etc. that are very high quality and well [...]

2018-03-19T20:34:20+00:00March 19th, 2018|general, News|