Your Guide to Red17’s Poster Cases



Your Guide to Red17’s Poster Cases

Schools, colleges, universities, local authorities, public areas, corporate buildings, shops, restaurants and offices can all benefit from a good poster display case. When you’re looking for a new poster case for your business, it’s easy to get confused between all the different types. Today, we’re going to make your life a little bit easier by going through all the different types of poster cases available on Red17 and comparing the benefits of each model.



Outdoor Menu Display Cases

Grab the attention of passersby and entice your customers in by displaying your menu 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Perfect for displaying menus for restaurants, cafes, food outlets, bars and eateries, our menu cases can be used indoors our outdoors and have a lockable door and waterproof seal.





Using the Menu Display Case

Because they can be used inside or outside, any number of different businesses can benefit from the use of a menu display case. If you’re stuck for ideas, consider the following uses!

  • Display your latest offers by placing a menu display case outside your business. Your customers will be drawn to the display – especially if you include a clear and appealing graphic.

  • Make sure your name and logo will be remembered by everyone by using a menu display case that has built-in LED illumination outside your business.

  • Use the menu display box to create a professional sign for your supermarket’s diner area.

  • Menu display cases can be used in parks or in other populated areas to display information about interesting events such as concerts, fairs or plays.





Menu Display Case Benefits

Frame is heavy duty and vandal resistant. ✔️

Magnetic back panel for easier display. ✔️

Available in a range of colours. ✔️

Available in landscape or portrait. ✔️

Available in different sizes. ✘

Suitable as an indoor notice board as well as outdoor notice boards. ✘

Vinyl header panel for logo or promotional message. ✔️

High-power top strip LED illumination. ✔️

Waterproof seal for ultimate weatherproofing. ✔️





Lockable Poster Cases

Available in seventeen different stock finishes, lockable poster frames are made from durable extruded aluminium. This is why they are often used in a variety of different ways.



lockable poster cases

Using the Lockable Poster Case

You don’t have to worry about theft or damage when you use a lockable poster case, as they are a safe and secure way to display posters and other pieces of information. Popular uses include…

  • A safe way for schools, colleges and universities to advertise school trips, club nights, end of term non-uniform days and other events.

  • A way for local businesses like shops and high street companies to display special offers, opening hours and events.

  • Churches, youth groups and community centres can use lockable poster cases to advertise upcoming services, activities and events. They can also be used to display important pieces of information such as lost dogs and parking details.

  • Restaurants and bars often use lockable poster cases as a way to display menus and drinks promotions; this is ideal for enticing in diners and guests.





Lockable Poster Case Benefits

Frame is heavy duty and vandal resistant. ✔️

Magnetic back panel for easier display. ✘

Available in a range of colours. ✔️

Available in landscape or portrait. ✔️

Available in different sizes. ✔️

Suitable as an indoor notice board as well as outdoor notice boards. ✔️

Vinyl header panel for logo or promotional message. ✘

High-power top strip LED illumination. ✘

Waterproof seal for ultimate weatherproofing. ✔️





Magnetic Backed Poster Cases

Durable and practical these are perfect for churches, schools, universities, local authorities and any other place where a good all round bulletin board is required. Don’t waste your time with pins, tape or blu-tack – simply use magnets to hold your displays in position on these magnetic backed noticeboards.



Magnetic Backed Poster Cases

View our full range of poster cases here or give our sales team a call on 01234 240 007 if you need any help. At Red17, all orders over £75 are eligible for free delivery, so now is the best time to buy!

Using the Magnetic Backed Poster Case

Magnetic backed poster cases are used frequently in a wide range of industries owing to the vast number of different ways in which they can be used. Popular uses include…

  • To display important information such as upcoming school events and term dates outside of schools and colleges where teachers and parents can see it.

  • To market any upcoming events or special occasions outside your bar or café, and to display menus and drinks promotions.

  • To display general office information, upcoming days off and important client contact numbers inside your office.

  • Both inside and outside of local authority buildings to display important information to staff and the public. This could include upcoming events, job advertisements and even parking fees.

  • Inside of schools and colleges to showcase a child’s work, to highlight any awareness days and to remind students of upcoming exams.



Slimlok Magnetic Backed Notice Board Lockable Poster Case

Magnetic Backed Poster Case Benefits

Frame is heavy duty and vandal resistant. ✔️

Magnetic back panel for easier display. ✔️

Available in a range of colours. ✔️

Available in landscape or portrait. ✔️

Available in different sizes. ✔️

Strong, thick polycarbonate poster cover. ✔️

Suitable as an indoor notice board as well as outdoor notice boards. ✔️

Vinyl header panel for logo or promotional message. ✘

High-power top strip LED illumination. ✘

Waterproof seal for ultimate weatherproofing. ✔️





Poster Case Pin Boards

At Red17, we stock a vast range of outdoor lockable pin boards in all sizes, colours and finishes. Weather resistant and secure, these poster cases are the perfect outdoor pin board. They’re the perfect solution to any number of different display quandaries.





Can't find the perfect outdoor notice board? Red17 are sure to have the right product to fulfil your needs, whether you’re in need of an A0, A1, A2, A3 or A4 lockable pin board in white, silver, gold or black.

Poster Case Pin Board Benefits

Frame is heavy duty and vandal resistant. ✔️

Magnetic back panel for easier display. ✘

Available in a range of colours. ✔️

Available in landscape or portrait. ✔️

Available in different sizes. ✔️

Strong, thick polycarbonate poster cover. ✔️

Suitable as an indoor notice board as well as outdoor notice boards. ✔️

Vinyl header panel for logo or promotional message. ✘

High-power top strip LED illumination. ✘

Waterproof seal for ultimate weatherproofing. ✔️





Freestanding Poster Cases

We stock a huge range of post mounted poster cases and frames available in a selection of colours and finishes. Buy from us online with free delivery on all orders over £75 or get in touch with our friendly team on 01234 240 007.



Freestanding Poster Cases

Red17 is the perfect place to be if you’re shopping for a freestanding poster case. If you want a post-mounted frame in a specific colour and can’t find it on our website, just get in touch and we can help you create an eye-catching display that matches your brand.

Using the Freestanding Poster Case

There are a lot of different ways to use a freestanding poster case, though they don’t lose their simple charm. Some of these uses include…

  • To celebrate the opening of a new playground or public space.

  • To provide information about exhibits in an outdoor exhibition.

  • To inform visitors about the rules implemented in your venue or public institution.

  • In botanical gardens. For example, you can display a brief introduction or history for all the plants visitors may discover in that particular place.

  • Outside churches or chapels to inform parishioners about future services.

  • In schools or universities. You can use freestanding poster cases both inside or out to display information about test results or important events.





Freestanding Poster Case Benefits

Frame is heavy duty and vandal resistant. ✔️

Magnetic back panel for easier display. ✘

Available in a range of colours. ✔️

Available in landscape or portrait. ✔️

Available in different sizes. ✔️

Post-mounted. ✔️

Strong, thick polycarbonate poster cover. ✔️

Suitable as an indoor notice board as well as outdoor notice boards. ✔️

Vinyl header panel for logo or promotional message. ✘

High-power top strip LED illumination. ✘

Waterproof seal for ultimate weatherproofing. ✔️





Illuminated Poster Cases

Own a restaurant and not attracting enough passing trade? Not quite found what you're looking for? When you're advertising your business in an exterior location, sometimes standard poster cases aren't enough. Illuminated poster cases are the best way to stand out from your competitors. In any area that isn’t well-lit, they’re the ideal solution for displaying information. You can attract more trade from the street into your establishment by lighting up your menu or special offers and highlighting your display to passing customers.



Illuminated Poster Cases

Our full range of poster cases is available online. Free Delivery on all orders over £75.

Using the Illuminated Poster Case

Illuminated poster cases do a great job of showcasing what’s inside, so it’s no surprise that they’ve become extremely popular. Uses include…

  • Advertising upcoming events, drinks deals, promotions and group bookings inside (or outside) a nightclub.

  • Advertising new dishes, new menus and special occasions in a restaurant.

  • To inform visitors about the rules implemented in your venue or public institution.

  • In bars to advertise drinks deals, promotions, special events and brand information. Many bars also use illuminated poster cases to display information in the bathrooms and behind booths to attract an audience.





Illuminated Poster Case Benefits

Frame is heavy duty and vandal resistant. ✔️

Magnetic back panel for easier display. ✘

Available in a range of colours. ✔️

Available in landscape or portrait. ✔️

Available in different sizes. ✔️

Post-mounted. ✘

Reinforced lock and hinge systems. ✔️

Strong, thick polycarbonate poster cover. ✔️

Suitable as an indoor notice board as well as outdoor notice boards. ✔️

Vinyl header panel for logo or promotional message. ✘

High-power LED illumination. ✔️

Waterproof seal for ultimate weatherproofing. ✔️



Outdoor Lightbox Display







Vandal-Resistant Poster Cases

Poster cases have a variety of uses and are an additional benefit when it comes to livening the place up, but as with all benefits, there’s always an opposing issue: vandalism. Vandal-resistant poster displays are a popular, cost-effective choice for universities, offices, shops, cafés and schools alike, because they’re beneficial to every type of business.



Vandal-Resistant Poster Cases

Vandal-resistant poster cases are the best way to make sure your display isn’t tampered with. At Red17, we’re bound to have the perfect poster case for you.

Using the Vandal-Resistant Poster Case

Vandal-resistant poster cases can be of benefit to every kind of organisation. You could use the poster case…

  • To display a brand’s logos or promotions outside your shop.

  • To communicate with tenants in your block of flats.

  • Outside cafes, pubs or restaurants. You can display information about special offers and meal deals securely and professionally. This will make an impact on your customers as they will see how important is for you to keep your business safe, and they will feel safe as well.

  • In schools. For instance, you can display information about school’s curricula, tests or events both inside and out.





Vandal-Resistant Poster Case Benefits

Frame is heavy duty and vandal resistant. ✔️

Magnetic back panel for easier display. ✘

Available in a range of colours. ✔️

Available in landscape or portrait. ✔️

Available in different sizes. ✔️

Post-mounted. ✘

Reinforced lock and hinge systems. ✔️

Strong, thick polycarbonate poster cover. ✔️

Suitable as an indoor notice board as well as outdoor notice boards. ✔️

Vinyl header panel for logo or promotional message. ✘

High-power LED illumination. ✘

Waterproof seal for ultimate weatherproofing. ✔️





Colours of poster cases



Now that you know the differences between the different types of poster case we have available, you should be able to make an informed decision about which is best for you to buy!

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