Trade Show Resolutions to Kick-Start a Successful 2018
January 4, 2018

Happy New Year!

It's that time of year when we proclaim our resolutions for the year ahead of us and plan how to make this one better than the last. But, have you considered what you'd like to do differently with your trade show program or how you'd like to achieve new goals during this trip around the sun?

This countdown of 2018’s most popular New Year's Trade Show Resolutions is sure to lend some inspiration to you and your exhibit program! And if you commit to them, you'll not only have a more successful year on the show floor, it'll be less stressful as well!

radiance light trade show displays
Posted on October 2, 2015 in Modular & Portable Exhibits, Trade Show Marketing & Business

One of the greatest challenges for Corporate Marketers has always been finding the right display system.

Brand Continuity...We Live It!
Posted on September 24, 2015 in Custom Trade Show Exhibits, Modular & Portable Exhibits, Team Design Shop, Trade Show Marketing & Business

Branding is very much about consistency and how you treat your brand elements on a daily basis. And it's possible that your trade show display is the greatest display of your brand elements at work!

Bob McIlvain Presented "Award of Excellence"
Posted on August 19, 2015 in Team Design Shop

DesignShop's "Award of Excellence" for 2014 was presented to Bob McIlvain, recognizing him as the stand-out for all of last year.

compact modular display
Posted on August 14, 2015 in Exhibition Case Studies, Modular & Portable Exhibits, Team Design Shop, Trade Show Rental Exhibits

DesignShop recently caught up with CO2Meter's director of marketing & sales, Josh Pringle, to talk about the success of their Radiance Compact Modular Display.

Trade Show Design Award
Posted on June 26, 2015 in Custom Trade Show Exhibits, Event Services & Management, Modular & Portable Exhibits, Museum Exhibits & Environmental Design, Team Design Shop, Trade Show Events, Trade Show Marketing & Business, Trade Show Rental Exhibits

HCEA (Healthcare Convention and Exhibitors Association) held its Annual Meeting this past week at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver.

Who Else Can Rent My Trade Show Booth?
Posted on May 26, 2015 in Trade Show Marketing & Business, Trade Show Rental Exhibits

When renting a trade show exhibit, it's important to know how your rental provider handles the availability of your booth and who else can rent the same exhibit. Our latest article breaks down the questions you should ask!

Your Rental Trade Show Booth and Show Services
Posted on May 13, 2015 in Trade Show Marketing & Business, Trade Show Rental Exhibits

When renting a trade show exhibit or booth - it's important to understand all of the details in your rental agreement or contract. In this article we discuss some of the questions relating to "show services" that you should clarify before signing on the dotted line!

trade show rental expenses
Posted on April 29, 2015 in Trade Show Marketing & Business, Trade Show Rental Exhibits

Don't like surprises in your trade show rental program? Know what additional expenses you might or might not incur BEFORE you sign your rental contract or agreement!

Trade Show Rental Programs - Term Discounts and Options to Purchase
Posted on April 22, 2015 in Custom Trade Show Exhibits, Trade Show Rental Exhibits

Your trade show rental contract should include perks for like long-term rental price breaks and possibly the option-to-buy. When choosing a vendor, be sure to understand your contract.

What You Should Ask Before Signing a Long-Term Exhibit Rental Agreement
Posted on March 18, 2015 in Trade Show Rental Exhibits

My company is planning to rent, rather than buy, our next booth. So as I hunt for rental-exhibit providers, what questions should I ask them before signing a long-term agreement?

Compared to purchasing a new exhibit, renting seems like a short-term commitment with minor risks and a minimal upfront investment. And as such, many exhibitors rush into a long-term rental contract without fully investigating the high points and pitfalls of each agreement and provider.



Midland Radio Corporation
"The team at Design Shop was great, they listened to our story and created a design around my vision for the Midland brand. The finished product was a CES booth that showcased the outdoor lifestyle and adventures that our customers live out each and every day. "

Matt Latendresse, Director of MarketingMidland Radio Corporation