First off, I hope this blog finds you and your families safe and healthy during these trying times. Second, I hope we can all soon see a day where opening lines to emails and blogs need not start like this! However, I do feel those days are, unfortunately, a long way off. As is very clear to all by now, this pandemic has shaken – and perhaps permanently altered – the very nature of the

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Nothing lasts forever, and if you stick around in this industry long enough you’ll see that this is especially true when it comes to exhibit venues. Most shows do stick around at certain venues for many years, but even show contracts expire, and when that happens there’s often a good chance your show venue will switch locations. Below, we’ve outlined some of the most important things to consider when the time comes. The first thing

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Ah, drayage. The word has been known to strike fear into the hearts of many an exhibitor. What is it? Why is it so expensive? What can be done to help the struggling masses of innocent companies victimized by its cruel and unrelenting path of destruction???

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What a time to be alive. There was an era in the not-so-distant past that exhibits were almost exclusively built with standard construction materials such as wood, laminate, plexiglass, metal, etc. Everything from wall structures to graphics and overhead signage were built with these heavy, expensive commodities. Somewhere around the early 2000’s though, things would begin to change. A new exhibit ingredient would begin to hit the streets. One that would eventually change the way

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