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Put a Label on It! Guide to Labeling Packages Correctly

BY: Teresa Nguyen     May 30, 2017 11:00:00 AM

 

Are you getting ready for a tradeshow or exhibit and realizing that you have no idea how to label your packages? After all the effort of packing everything up, you should not have to worry about something as easy as making a shipping label. It’s a simple, straightforward process that you can figure out in no time!


Topics: Event Shipping, Tradeshow, Guide, Shipping How-To, Labeling, How to, Labeling Guide

The Dos and Don'ts of Packing your Tradeshow Items

BY: Julia Kauffman     Jan 31, 2017 11:04:00 AM

When packing your materials for an event, the last thing you want is to open your boxes on site to see damaged goods. If you've ever had items broken in the process of getting your shipment from A to B, then you know the sheer frustration and hassle it causes.

So what causes items to break in a shipment? Poor handling; maybe. Poor packing; definitely. If you don't pack your items correctly you could be mixing a recipe for disaster! Read about some of our clients' past shipping horror stories for examples. However, if you follow these dos and don'ts when packing your materials, displays, technology, and other important items, you'll be all set!


Topics: Tradeshow Shipping, packing, be prepared, Events, What Not To Do

Exhibitors, What is an MHA?

BY: Julia Kauffman     Sep 14, 2016 12:33:45 PM

It's the end of the trade show. You've packed up and labeled everything perfectly and cannot wait to get out of there and go home after a long successful weekend. BUT WAIT! You forgot to fill out the Material Handling Agreement.


Topics: Event Shipping, #eventprofs, be prepared

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