Discover the best printers for posters and advertising displays

Discover the best printers for posters and advertising displays

Posters are no longer just for teenagers' bedrooms: take a look on social media and you'll see graphic artwork is very much having a moment in both home interiors and public spaces. And since posters remain a fantastic advertising tool – having been established back in the 1880s – there are even more opportunities for printing professionals to get creative.

There is an exciting variety of Roland technology perfect for poster printing and producing colourful advertising displays, compatible with your choice of material and creative style. Be inspired by these examples of eye-popping posters.  

Print bold colours onto white cardstock for an attention-grabbing poster design

Printed onto cardstock with a Roland TrueVIS series printerand put into a big frame, this record shop poster looks supercool and vivid amongst a sea of famous band and movie posters.

 

This vivid graphic design really stands out amid the band and movie posters on this record shop wall. The combination of the Roland TrueVIS VG2's clean, bright colours with crisp white cardstock and a spacious frame makes for a very cool poster. TrueVIS VG2 systems have an integrated cutting function too, so you could even print and contour-cut covetable stickers to match. In fact, Dutch TrueVIS VG2 user Gielen Reclame says the VG2 achieves 'unbelievably accurate' cuts with no white edges around logos and graphics.

The new TrueVIS VG2 series printer/cutter features Roland’s new TR2 ink with Orange, to really expand the breadth of colour you can achieve when printing posters. Gielen Reclame says it can complete 'even better prints' thanks to the Orange ink, making it easier than ever to print artwork and logos.

 

Roland Texart dyesublimation printer and ChromaLuxe metal is a winning combination

Printed on a Roland Texart XT-640 dye-sublimation printer and heat-transferred onto ChromaLuxe metal, this promotional poster packs a powerful visual punch— radiating with colour and vibrancy.

 

How can you pack more colour into your prints? This dynamic design has been printed on a versatile Roland Texart XT-640 dye-sublimation printer and heat-transferred onto ChromaLuxe metal, giving it a vibrant new dimension. Why not experiment with unusual materials?

 

Print directly onto wood with Roland UV benchtop, flatbed or roll-to-roll printers

try printing directly onto wood with Roland VersaUV UV printers

Put your colourful and dynamic graphics directly onto wood with Roland VersaUV printers— produce profitable posters on unique materials and add embossed ink effects in clear gloss ink for a touch of extra awesome!

 

For a gorgeous combination of natural materials and punchy colours, try printing directly onto wood with Roland VersaUV UV printers. You can even add embossed effects with this cool technology's clear gloss function, printing posters and artwork you'll want to touch. 

Download our helpful UV direct-print guide  and see how you can print on wood, vinyl, stone, ceramic, canvas and a whole host of other unusual substrates for unique, stand-out and profitable posters!

 

Graphics heat-transferred onto polyester fabrics have a fabulous texture

Give your fabric displays some flair with Roland Texart's fluorescent inks

Create super-stylish poster banner graphics with Roland Texart dye-sublimation printers and heat transfer them onto polyester fabrics — get ultra-vivid colour results with ink options that include fluorescent inks.

 

Go bold with the punchy monochromes and fluorescent colours of Roland Texart dye-sublimation inks. Graphics heat-transferred onto polyester fabrics have a fabulous texture too – and you could even print an outfit to match! 

 

Combine colour, shape and texture with just one Roland UV printer

Print bold colours, eye-catching metallics and clear gloss effects with Roland UV printers

Produce displays with colour, shape and texture with Roland VersaUV LEC printers

Equipped with an amazing VersaUV LEC UV printer/cutters that print, cut, crease, and emboss, you can create die-cut posters on cardstock with dazzling clear ink effects and eye-popping metallic ink finishes. 

 

Produce displays with colour, shape and texture using just one machine: an integrated UV printer/cutter from the Roland VersaUV LEC range. These clever systems print bold colours, eye-catching metallics and clear gloss effects, then crease and cut for a complete finish.

 

Access the colourful market of home décor posters with VersaStudio BN-20

The ability to print posters in colourful and even metallic inks lets you get creative with Roland

For making quick, colourful posters for arts, crafts and graphics projects, the Roland BN-20 printer/cutter gives you a formidable desktop print solution, including metallic ink options and other unique features.  

 

Home décor is a thriving market for colourful poster art, and it's easy and affordable for businesses to access it using the powerfully compact Roland VersaStudio BN-20 printer/cutter. The ability to print posters in colourful and even metallic inks lets you get creative – and produce bespoke designs for your customers.

Wood, cardstock, ChromaLuxe metal, polyester fabrics: if you can imagine a poster or graphic artwork, you can print it with Roland printing systems. Print stylish poster art for unique homes, attention-grabbing advertising bills for businesses or simply show off your creative talents with your amazing poster designs.

As you can see, depending on your poster printing needs we’ve a range of powerful devices to choose from. So, if you’re looking for the best printer for posters, get in contact with a member of the Roland team today.