Sussex, WI – FunDeco® Furniture & Decor and Jim Meissner Fine Art, subsidiaries of the long standing Color Ink Printing and Communications, celebrated the opening of a retail store and art gallery with a ribbon cutting ceremony and private showing on Friday January 24th, 2014. In attendance were local officials, notable friends, vendors, colleagues, and employees.
The retail store and art gallery opened to the public on Monday, January 27. “We are very excited to be able to publicly showcase the fine works of art produced by our founder, Jim Meissner. Also, the opening of the FunDeco® retail store is a great way for us to build brand awareness and showcase such unique products to the public.” The FunDeco® product line consists of over a dozen licensed furniture and décor items that are intended for use in dorm rooms, rec rooms and at tailgate parties. Over 90 colleges and all Major League Baseball teams are featured with the current product offering.
Color Ink was founded in 1985 and employs approximately 100 full-time employees. All of their products are manufactured at the Sussex location in a 105,000 square foot facility.
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With the November 1 launch rapidly approaching, more details have surfaced regarding the FunDeco retail store set to open in Sussex, Wisconsin. Next to the sparkling new “Jim Meissner Fine Art” gallery, the FunDeco store will be a collegiate playground filled with the latest FunDeco innovations. Plans about the layout have begun to emerge. Customers who visit the store will enjoy numerous high-def televisions showing ESPNU or highlights from marquee football games, such as Wisconsin’s demolition of Nebraska in last season’s Big Ten Championship Game. There will be several set-ups featured as well. From a tailgate area packed with bars, chairs, and bean bag toss games to a sample dorm room set-up with storage bins, desks, and wall graphics, customers will be able to experience the full range of FunDeco products. There will also be a massive interactive touch screen to design custom items. With prices lowered and football season officially in full swing, there has never been a better time to deck out your room, basement, or tailgate with FunDeco!
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SUSSEX, Wis. — Due to increasing demand and popularity, FunDeco is pleased to announce plans for a retail outlet in Sussex, WI. The store, tentatively set to open its doors to the public on November 1, 2013, will be located directly next to Color Ink. With dorm displays, tailgate set-ups, and a myriad of products and samples, the FunDeco store will be an excellent venue for customers to view, interact with, and purchase items. In addition to the November 1 grand opening, there will be a brand new art gallery devoted to Color Ink’s owner and founder, Jim Meissner. Much of Jim’s work can be viewed here. Stay tuned for future developments…
This past Saturday the Badgers took the field at Camp Randall for their annual Football Family Fun Day. Kids and fans stormed the turf to meet their idols, get autographs, and play some games. FunDeco played a big part in the fun by stationing a Serving Center and Bean Bag Toss Game on the sideline. Kids spent all evening playing bags, chatting with Badgers, and enjoying the wonderful weather! FunDeco will have a presence at each and every Wisconsin home football game this season, so be on the lookout for more fun and some great deals! And don’t forget to take advantage of that special promo code given out at Family Fun Day! If you missed out, don’t worry. There will be numerous opportunities to save BIG on FunDeco this season with the Badgers! On Wisconsin! (more pics below…)
We are extremely proud to announce that FunDeco has won the 2013 Premier Print Award for Cross-Media Promotion! What does this mean, exactly? We get (another) Benny! FunDeco representatives will accept the prestigious award during the Premier Print Awards Gala in Chicago on September 8th.
So how’d we earn this recognition? If you haven’t heard our commercial featuring Mike Golic on ESPN Radio, or have yet to see our semi cruising alongside you on the highway, or didn’t receive a custom postcard with pictures of your school’s items “FunDeco’d,” then you’ve got to check out our main social media pages below.
All this and more combined to bring FunDeco a Benny!
FunDeco is proud to announce a new, sleek-looking product: our Stadium Sports Chair!
Taken from the blueprints of our original chair, our new design replicates the seating that you’d find at most sporting venues. So kick back, relax, and enjoy the game with our awesome new Stadium Sports Chair!
Color Ink had their most impressive showing ever at the 2013 Great Lakes Graphic Association Graphic Excellence Awards, taking home a whopping six Best of Category entries as well as seventeen Awards of Excellence. FunDeco, in particular, was a huge winner. The awards for Cross Media Promotion, Special Innovation in Printing, Digital Large Format, and Other Special Innovation all went to FunDeco. Below is the complete list of awards collected by Color Ink / FunDeco.
TL1* – Cartons and Containers: Sony Sales Kit: Best of Category, Best of Division
W8 – Cross Media Promotion: FunDeco Furniture and Decor: Best of Category
Y2 – Special Innovation Awards – Other: FunDeco Storage Cube: Best of Category
N5 – Digital Large Format: FunDeco Serving Center: Best of Category
D8 – Novelty Books: Where There’s a Wedge: Best of Category
Y1 – Special Innovation Awards – Printing: FunDeco Serving Center: Best of Category
O5 – Product Packaging Assembly: FunDeco Step Stool: Award of Excellence
O2 – Diecuts, Pop-Ups, Unique Folds, and Involvement Devices: Where There’s a Wedge – Boxed: Award of Excellence
O2 – Diecuts, Pop-Ups, Unique Folds, and Involvement Devices: Holiday Countdown – Wisconsin Lottery: Award of Excellence
A2* – Folders (4 or more colors): UW-Madison Admissions & Recruitment Folder: Award of Excellence
B2* – Brochures and Broadsides (4 or more colors): Four Seasons Brochure: Award of Excellence
X2 – Specialty Printing – Other: FunDeco Dry-Erase Message Board: Award of Excellence
O3 – Specialty Inks or Coatings, Fragrances, or “Invisible” Printing Inks: Four Seasons Bora Bora Brochure: Award of Excellence
Y1 – Special Innovation Awards – Printing: FunDeco Dry-Erase Message Board: Award of Excellence
M – Calendars: Color Ink Calendar: Award of Excellence
O5 – Product Packaging Assembly: FunDeco Storage Cube: Award of Excellence
W7 – Self-Mailing Unit: Harley-Davidson Direct Mailers: Award of Excellence
X2 – Specialty Printing – Other: FunDeco Dollhouse: Award of Excellence
X2 – Specialty Printing – Other: FunDeco Bean Bag Toss Game: Award of Excellence
N5 – Digital Large Format: FunDeco Shelving Unit/Storage Cubes: Award of Excellence
D9 – Diaries and Desk Calendars: Color Ink Desk Calendar: Award of Excellence
Y2 – Special Innovation Awards – Other: FunDeco Wall Clock: Award of Excellence
X2 – Specialty Printing – Other: FunDeco Wall Clock: Award of Excellence
Edging out the Side Table by the slimmest of margins, the Serving Center is your Champion. Look for a special promo code to celebrate this monumental victory!