What is the Material Handling Form?

08/07/19 by Brandon

So you have heard different names for shipping documents: Bill of Lading, Material Handling form, Airbills, etc. These terms are used interchangeably but do have different meanings...

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How to Use Promotional Items

07/09/19 by Brandon

At Exhibit Edge, we are always asked about promotional items – what’s hot, what’s cool, what’s on sale, what’s new - but the big questions that need to be asked are: ...

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Avoiding Common Mistakes When Selecting a Booth Space

06/20/19 by Brandon

It is important to analyze the floor plan of a building and include tips on how to avoid the most common mistakes made when selecting a booth space. At Exhibit Edge, we have see...

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Show Rules for All Exhibits

05/08/19 by Brandon

Show rules that are consistent for all exhibits will be our topic for today. These rules deal with audio levels, moving lights, presentation areas, and a host of other topics. They...

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Specialty Furniture at Trade Shows

04/09/19 by Brandon

Specialty Furniture is becoming more and more popular at trade shows as the selection increases and prices become more competitive. So let’s take a look at how you can use specia...

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The 101 of Retractable Banner Stands

03/12/19 by Brandon

What is a retractable banner stand? The retractable banner stand, by definition, retracts into a base or housing using a mechanical spring or tensioner to pull the graphic around ...

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Elements of Graphic Design

02/27/19 by Brandon

Previously we talked in general about the proper use of graphics so now let’s talk about the elements of graphic design. Graphic design has two basic elements: Content (whic...

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Learn How To Use Graphics To Your Advantage

12/19/18 by Brandon

How to use graphics to your advantage when planning your next exhibit. To have a discussion about graphics, let’s start by understanding that your exhibit is a marketing tool,...

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How to Ship: Advanced or Direct?

11/27/18 by Brandon

A big question we get all the time is how to ship to an exhibit - advanced drayage or send it directly to the show site? Now – I will tell you upfront that I am not a big fan of ...

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Using the Return to Warehouse Option

10/18/18 by Brandon

When the exhibit is over, deciding when to use the "return to warehouse option" or "shipment rerouted" can be difficult. When you turn in the Material Handling form to ship your ex...

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