NEW BEDFORD, WAREHAM, and ACUSHNET, MA, ISSUED NOVEMBER 6, 2020…NFI Corp. (, the global leader in high performing printed graphic solutions with a proven commitment to safety, in collaboration with Design Mark Industries (, a leader in customer manufacturing of graphic overlays and labels and an engineering-based, user-interface solutions provider, today donated 2,000 face shields to GiftsToGive ( of Achushnet, Mass.

GiftsToGive is a completely volunteer-managed and -run organization with no payroll that gives young people from all backgrounds the opportunity to learn and understand through their doing, the power of giving, and service, which special focus on child poverty, literacy, and ensuring that children are connected with what they need both physically and mentally.

NFI Corp. and Design Mark Industries made the donation of 2,000 face shields earlier today.  The companies began producing face shields under its new product category of Safety Gear in late March, when it pivoted its manufacturing production to augment safety gear desperately needed earlier on in the pandemic.  In addition to face shields, social distancing floor decals and wall signs are now available.

The custom protective face shields are created from medical-grade glossy clear polyester and feature an adjustable head strap.  The one-piece design is meant to add an additional level of safety for wearers.

Safety has always been a priority for Renaud Megard, president and CEO of NFI Corp., so it only made sense for the companies to shift production to these essential items in the spring.  Originally directed toward healthcare and other essential workers, the Safety Gear line is now available for to the general public.

“GiftsToGive is an amazing organization making an enormously positive impact in our community – we are so grateful for their efforts and are happy to make this donation as a show of our appreciation for what they do, and provide them with equipment that will help keep their volunteers the people they work with safe,” said Megard.

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About NFI Corp. – Nameplates For Industry

Nameplates For Industry, or NFI Corp., was started in 1975 in England, and eventually established a business base in New Bedford, Mass. (which separated from the England location by 1988).  The business, which specializes in printing on plastic, started as a screen-printing manufacturer, and has since added digital printing and flexographic printing to its services as a producer of custom, high-performing graphic solutions, which include long-lasting barcode labels, serial number labels, domed labels, asset tags, tamper-proof labels, metal nameplates, and electrical membrane switches.

NFI Corp. serves the medical, industrial manufacturing, government/military, professional services, technology and communications, transportation and equipment, and distribution industries, and has clients throughout the United States and globally.  NFI Corp. is committed to standards of sustainability and incorporates eco-conscious guidelines and processes whenever possible.  The company holds ISO 9001:2015 certification and is also UL, CSA, and ITAR registered.  NFI Corp. is located at 213 Theodore Rice Boulevard, New Bedford, MA 02745.  For more information about NFI Corp., please visit, or call 800-999-8900.

About Design Mark Industries

Design Mark Industries, established in 1971, is a manufacturer of graphic overlays and customized labels.  The firm additionally provides in-house design, engineering and prototyping services to support OEM customers in contract manufacturing for their products and projects. Industries served by the 48-year-old firm include electronics, medical devices and diagnostics, industrial equipment/vehicle controls, instrumentation, aerospace, government and military, automotive, and lighting and controls.  The company holds ISO 9001:2015 certification and is also UL, CSA, and ITAR registered.

Design Mark Industries is located at 3 Kendrick Road, Wareham, MA 02571.  For more information about Design Mark Industries, please visit or call 800-451-3275.