Author: Tom Oakes

Everything you need to know about IBC 2016!

ibc 2016

        Continuing our series of blogs looking at the best trade shows coming up this autumn we turn our attentions to IBC 2016 conference and exhibition at RAI Amsterdam. With so many trade shows and events to choose from it can be difficult to decide where to visit so in this blog… Read more »

Everything you need to know about RWM 2016!


Its summer! So whilst the rest of the world go off enjoying their holidays we in the exhibition and trade show industry are hard at work preparing for show season in the autumn. So what can we all be looking forward to? In my latest series of blogs I am going to preview some of… Read more »

How do I choose the right exhibition stand supplier?

Keep calm and choose wisely

Finding the right contractor for your next exhibition stand can be difficult given the amount of choice there is out there. A quick google will show you there are numerous suppliers offering seemingly the same service so how do you decide which one is right for you? When looking for an exhibition stand design it… Read more »

10 ways to keep your exhibition stand busy!

Tradeshow marketing trends

Here is our definitive list of ways to make sure you drive as many visitors as possible to your exhibition stand at your next trade show.  By cleverly utilising one or two of these ideas coupled with a great exhibition stand design you can ensure that you are doing all you can to maximise attendance… Read more »

How to make your exhibition stand design more Eco-friendly

think green

The world is changing. We are all more aware of the impact we each have on our environment and as a society far more savvy in ensuring that we minimise that impact. The exhibition and trade show industry, historically considered rather wasteful and environmentally unfriendly has taken great strides to ensure it is doing what… Read more »

The exhibition and trade show industry is changing, are you?

Change ahead

As Darwin said “It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change”. This may be true in the natural world but also very much relates to the fast paced world of the trade show and exhibition industry. There is one fundamental reason to… Read more »

How much does an exhibition stand cost?

How much?

Isn’t this the question we all want the answer to? How much does an exhibition stand cost? The truth is neither this blog, nor any other will be able to answer this for you accurately. The cost of exhibiting varies from show to show and is completely dependent on the type, design and style of… Read more »

How to REALLY stand out at your next trade show!

Stand Out From The Crowd

There is a lot of information online about how to stand out with your next exhibition stand design. An exhibition hall or trade show is a cacophony of people and businesses vying for attention. The trick is being able to cut through the chaos and attract the attention of not just the maximum number of… Read more »