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Tips, tricks, and advice about trade shows, display planning, budgeting, and the trade show exhibitor experience.
5 Alternative Uses for Trade Show Displays
While most businesses purchase a display for the sole purpose of exhibiting at a trade show, there's no reason for it to live out the weeks and months between shows packed away in a corner or a closet. Many of the components used in most modern trade show displays can be repurposed for small events, around the office or in your company's lobby or atrium. Also, many of the products available from trade show display companies could be utilized in varied situations.
November 14, 2018
Shipping in & to United Kingdom Simplified
To provide better service to our clients ordering exhibition stands in the United Kingdom, we now offer a streamlined system for all shipments to our neighbors across the pond.
October 26, 2018
Alternatives to Banner Stand Walls
A retractable banner stand wall is a great beginner solution for a trade show display. The banner stands themselves have many positive attributes such as its lightweight, portable, and sets up quickly. There are some alternatives that may be more attractive to trade show exhibitors for a variety of reasons. For example, tension fabric displays such as a standard Waveline backwall are an excellent alternative to banner stand walls.
October 4, 2018
Get Inspired with Booth Display Ideas
Have you been tasked with creating a trade show display for your company, but you're lost at where to begin? If you've not been to a trade show previously, this can be a daunting task. But have no fear, the general idea can be simplified relatively easily. A general rule of thumb is to reduce the standard 10x10 backwall into one bold message, logo...
October 1, 2018
Upcoming Trade Show Calendar
There are over 4,000 trade shows, expos, conferences, summits, and fairs throughout the United States and Canada annually. Now you can find upcoming trade shows on our Trade Show Calendar. Finding the right trade show to exhibit is key to any marketing strategy.
September 28, 2018
3 Things to Avoid Doing During Trade Shows
Trade show participation is an investment. For many companies, it's a sizable portion of their marketing budgets for the year. The return on investment is critical. It's easy to worry about the big items and forget about some of the smallest details. No matter what, there are a few things to avoid doing during trade shows especially while staffing the booth by yourself.
September 25, 2018
How Much Does a Trade Show Display Cost?
If you've been tasked with the job of researching the cost of buying a display for your upcoming trade show, expo, conference, or other special event, you know the answer to this question is complicated. For the sake of simplicity, we're focusing on a display to fit within a standard inline 10 x 10 booth space made up of readily available display parts rather than a custom exhibit. The range of display systems are wide and varied in their features, and so the short answer to the question "how much does a trade show display cost?" is "it depends." While it's possible to procure a display or a combination of retractable banner stands and table throws for under $1,000 and as low as a couple hundred dollars, it may leave you with a lackluster display.
September 20, 2018
What Are Some Different Trade Show Display Options?
Depending on whether you're an amateur to trade shows or a seasoned veteran, each person can have a vastly different idea of what a trade show display should include. A trade show booth can be as simple as a covered table, pipe and drape backwall, two retractable banner stands, and a literature stand. It's simplistic and can fit into even the smallest trade show budgets.
September 20, 2018
Backlit Displays for Dimly Lit Spaces
You can turn a bland entryway into a bright, visual experience by utilizing a series of backlit display panels. Whether it's a dark corner in a hotel lobby, college atrium, event space, or at the bottom of a stairwell, properly designing and employing backlit panels can reinvigorate any space with a punch of light and color. Backlit panels can also enliven your booth space during a preview reception where the lighting is set for mood or at events with performances.
September 10, 2018
Order, Design, Proof & Shipping Process
Overwhelmed about ordering your next trade show display? You’re not alone. There are a lot of options and jargon that can easily get you tangled. MODdisplays cuts away the confusion. We curate a select line of quality displays in easy-to-order kits to simplify your search.
September 10, 2018