Since 1994, Flex Systems has manufactured PVC advertising products in San Diego. They are the only American manufacturer of custom 3D promotional products for business or industry. As a result, this company offers quick turnaround times as well as small minimum orders. They have the technology to reproduce any art and replicate the design into custom patches that can be sewn on. They have a variety of backings with Velcro being the most popular choice. Complicated art can be reproduced into crisp 3D images with an endless choice of color possibilities.
In 1872, a German chemist, Eugen Baumann accidentally synthesized PVC, polyvinyl chloride, but it was not applicable for commercial products due to its rigidity. In 1926 chemists at the B.F. Goodrich Company plasticized PVC by adding various additives. As a result, PVC is now a flexible and durable product that has broad application for commercial use. PVC has the feel of soft rubber.
This soft plastic is also waterproof. You will find that PVC will never fade or crack and has a much longer life than regular embroidery patches. Cleaning is simple. Just wipe the patch with a damp cloth. The most incredible quality of PVC patches that they can be easily customized with any design with intricate details in vibrant, beautiful colors. Custom PVC Patches are a great buying opportunity for an affordable advertising medium.