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The Best Way to Pack for Trade Show Shipping (Updated 2019)

Posted by Julia Kauffman on May 22, 2019 3:31:56 PM

Packing. Whether its for a vacation, conference, or tradeshow, it seems to be a dreaded task for many.  Thoughts that come to mind are, "where do I even start?" or "I leave in 6 hours and I haven't packed a thing."

I'm here to tell you that with a plan of action, packing can be easy and not a stressful task. If you don't know where to start or struggle with packing for trade shows, this post is for you. The first thing to do when preparing to pack for your trade show is to ask yourself, "What should I bring to a trade show?" Really visualize your time and interactions at the event so you can think about what you will need.  


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Topics: Tradeshow Shipping, Event Shipping, Event Marketing, Customer Experience, #eventprofs, packing, be prepared

2. Individual Show Planning

Posted by Kat St. George on Jun 23, 2016 9:46:19 AM

Welcome to the second step of many in Exhibiting 101! We're breaking down the important steps in planning for trade shows, conferences, and events so you know where to go and what to do along the way.

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Topics: Tradeshow Shipping, International Shipping, Event Shipping, Event Marketing, Customer Experience, #eventprofs, #meetingsprofs, event shipping wheel, be prepared

Why You Need to Go to Trade Shows

Posted by Julia Kauffman on Jun 8, 2016 10:27:00 AM

Here we are, talking about the ins and outs of trade shows. We write about how to ship to them, international shipping, and special tips... but you may be thinking, "I don't even go to trade shows. Why care?" 

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Topics: Tradeshow Shipping, Event Marketing, Customer Experience, #eventprofs, be prepared