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.
When you’re thinking about booking exhibition stand space the organisers will usually send you a floor plan. Each space will be numbered to help you choose where you want to be. This is a not a decision to be taken lightly. Selecting the right area can make all the difference, so we’ve put together a 7-point checklist to help you choose exhibition stand space.
Deciding between different event couriers might seem like an easy thing to do: get two or three companies to quote and then pick the cheapest.
But of course it’s not as simple as that. Remember you’re not just placing your precious display stands and materials into a courier’s hands; your brand’s reputation could be at stake. Imagine attending an important event with a stand that’s been damaged on route, or with no brochures to hand out because they’ve been mislaid.
So when you’re choosing an event courier for your next appearance, here are some key questions to ask. Continue reading
How can you judge whether your attendance at an exhibition or conference has been a success or not? If you leave this assessment to gut feeling (and plenty of people do) you could be wasting a lot of time and money. It’s all about setting objectives.
Attending an event can cost anything from a few hundred pounds to six figure sums and it’s rarely a decision to take lightly. Some event organisers will try to rush you into booking exhibition space in a panic and provide the minimum of information. But the best will always be happy to answer your questions.
So here are some of the questions you should ask organisers before committing your hard earned cash.
You have booked your space at the event and now need to think about everything else. Here is a handy list of 11 things that are easy to forget, but need to be arranged for Global Event Logistics. Continue reading
Have you heard about the new regulation for Shipping Documents going into America?
ALL Shipping Documents are required to have the following statement on them:
“Name Shipper/Agent” has reviewed all available documentation and has determined that none of the cargo being offered in this consignment or consolidation has originated in, transferred from, or transited through any point in Somalia, Syria, Yemen, or Egypt.”
E-World in Essen starts on Monday and the Bill Bowden Event Logistics team have just arrived onsite to start the build up of the show.
We have designed, shipped and built stands for three major companies within the energy world at E-World this year. The stands are so big we have sent a 40ft trailer and a long wheel based van.