Transforming Trade Shows And Conventions: Making The Most Of Industry Events With Convention-S
Conventions are an integral part of successful marketing for most businesses, and at Convention-S we're proud to continue that tradition. We've put together a wealth of valuable information on trade shows, conventions, meetings, conferences and events of every size so that you don't have to scour the Internet for fresh ideas or promotional products that are proven money makers.
Expert Advice From Marketing Gurus
We've talked to experts about what makes conventions, trade shows and special marketing events truly successful and put together valuable tips and trade show secrets that can pump up the success of all the conventions and trade shows you attend, whether you're contributing to an event, sponsoring one, or simply want to update the appeal of your trade show displays. Take a look at our index of articles below, where you'll find fresh trade show marketing concepts and valuable advice on everything from how to make conventions work harder for your business to which convention attractions have been done to death and which ones can rock the house at upcoming trade shows, conventions and special events.
Valuable Vendor Resources For Trade Shows, Conventions And Corporate Events
Whether your company sponsors a fundraiser once a year or attends dozens of conventions, trade shows and special events throughout the year, you'll find all the suppliers and vendors you need right here at Convention-S. We'll be your "go to" source for everything related to conventions, conferences, trade shows and special events. Don't waste valuable time and money jumping from website to website when preparing for trade shows or conventions. We're your one-stop source for marketing tips, vendor links, insider information and the latest news for conventions, corporate events and trade shows!
When deciding on what convention marketing ideas to use when setting up your next trade show display, there are many things to consider. The primary goal of trade show marketing is to connect with as many qualified people as possible and drive more business to the company – yet many people forget about this in more
When designing trade show displays, it’s very important to keep basic graphic design principles in mind. Effective trade show marketing using the fundamental rules of design can help elevate companies over their competition. To bring your convention marketing ideas to fruition, you’ll need to combine a variety of elements – from your trade show booth, more
The Trade Show Industry is known as one of the top most wasteful industries. In fact, exhibitors and suppliers alike have noticed how wasteful it can be to exhibit. According to TradeShowHelp.org, 62 percent of exhibitors and 81 percent of suppliers have said their interest in “green” exhibiting is either high or very high. One more
When you’re planning a trade show display, the sky is the limit. Plinko boards are a great way to attract attention with a small price tag. But don’t underestimate the value of a raffle drum promotion: your visitors just won’t be able to wait for a chance to pull out a prize of your choosing. more
Successful trade show exhibitors know that a good display starts long before the show. From the very first ad specialties discussion held months earlier through the planning stage, it’s going to be a busy time. You’ll want to prioritize, thinking ahead and ordering your customizable slot machines and other custom display elements early. Large items more
Trade shows can be extremely intimidating if you are not used to exhibiting. Every size you can imagine for trade show booths are available. 10’ x 10’ This is the most popular size used at trade shows. This display system will give you plenty of room to display your products and communicate your message clearly. more
With only 3 seconds to capture the attention of the potential customers walking by your trade show display, you may feel the urge to include as much info as possible on your graphics in order to further explain what products or services you offer. However, this tactic will actually hurt your chances of getting their more
Before the Exhibition – Planning It is important to plan your marketing strategy early and decide what promotional material you will need before, during and after the exhibition. Many exhibitors let their current customers know where their stand is located a few weeks before. You can do this through an advert on your website, an more
As more and more businesses are moving towards the use of trade show displays as a means of helping their business, the need for affordable, flexible displays is growing at a nearly exponential rate. In light of this fact, more and more companies are turning to hybrid displays when purchasing a trade show display because more
The rationale behind hiring a trade show model is simple – nail the first impression by leveraging the old advertising maxim of sex selling. And for years the trade show model was a staple, pulling show-going crowds towards booths and hopefully towards products. Recently, though, trade show models, or as they are more commonly known more