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Old 04-04-2011, 09:26 AM   #1
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I'm trying to decide if it would be possible to put together a professional trade show display (10x10) in just a few days. We have a last minute opportunity to exhibit and would love to accept however we have zilch by way of a booth display. Would love to see pictures for inspiration so that we can decide if building something in a few days is realistic. It's definitely not within our budget to rent one of the $2K+ ready-to-go set-ups but we might be able to make a few simple things.

It seems like it would be a waste to pass up on the opportunity but would it be even worse to set up virtually nothing and just have a small sign and a few pictures on display with some handouts???

I'd love to see what everyone uses for their displays. Share your trade show photos please!
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Old 04-04-2011, 11:07 AM   #2
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Here is what I used for my Home Show booth this year. It was my first home show and think I would add more still photos next year...but overall thought things turned out good.
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That looks very nice. Clean... professional... not cluttered with a bunch of stuff.
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That looks very nice. Clean... professional... not cluttered with a bunch of stuff.
I agree! Very nice!
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I just got though doing a Home and Garden show this weekend. Mine was no where as nice as yours. Gota really put some time and get new ideals before next year..Really nice job.
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Not sure what u do, but I just purchased this knock down display on CL for $425. This included the back wall, 2 lights, podium and carrying cases. I paid a local printer to print me some photos detailing the steps involved in our curbless shower installs. Bought some flooring at Costcos all in 3 days time. The fully operational barrier free shower was built on a plastic pallet in 5 hours.
The photos velcro on, so this will work with any business.
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I saw this dummy at a display on at Las Vegas Convention. what do you think?








here's another one




This lat one it's what I built in one of mine. It costed me around $60 to finished.
This year was a bad year, I had a screen with "how to" decking system.
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Not my booth but I brought down some Stainless Steel for Kip and Tracy to show off at their "Powerhouse Tile" booth.

I have drains here from Schluter, ACO, Platinum Stainless Steel, Quick Drain USA, My Shower Grate Shop and others...

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This was made on site about 40 man hours.

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It is possible, I did mine in about a week.
I really think it would be a bad idea to set up and just leave a few things for people, you are selling you, not pictures and handouts.
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I did 2 shows this year, Mine is a large fabric screen, sets up and takes down in about 15 min. When it comes to Roi- trade shows have consistently proven to provide the best bang.


I ordered mine online... and when it came I had to set it up right away.




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