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Fork Lift Truck Driver performing Drayage

What is drayage in event logistics?

Like any industry, event logistics has its fair share of jargon. One term you might come across if you’ve ever exhibited at a large event in North America is drayage. This blog explains what it is and why you need to know about it.

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Brighton Marathon Team

Brighton Marathon

This weekend was the Brighton Marathon. About twelve thousand runners and 150,000 spectators, yesterday’s Brighton Marathon was a tough race in the beautiful April sunshine.

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Exhibition stand shell

A DIY guide to setting up your event display

This blog will help you if you’re planning on setting up your own exhibition stand or display at your next event. For some events, particularly where the stand is small, this makes sense – as long as you are well prepared. Which is where this blog comes in.

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We made the Exhibition News Elite List of companies

Bill Bowden Event Logistics makes the Exhibition News Elite Top 10

We recently had a very pleasant surprise in the BBEL Crawley HQ when we found out that not only had we been nominated for the Exhibition News Elite list of Logistics and Transport Service providers, but we made the top 10!

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Trade show stock image before dismantling

7 tips for dismantling your stand after an event

We’ve all seen it happen. It’s last few hours on the last day of an event and the crowds are thinning to a trickle. Perhaps some are in the final rousing keynote session while others have already left. Some exhibitors see this as an opportunity to pack up early and head home or towards the bar for some ‘networking’.

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