Go Behind the Scenes at Loran

Have you ever wondered how a Loran environment goes from an idea to a reality? For years our clients have enjoyed witnessing the evolution of their projects from conceptual design to dimensional More »

Making Your Trade Show Exhibit Program Eco-Friendly

In order to make an impression on the show floor, you want your trade show display to be eye-catching and memorable but increasing concerns about the impact on the environment should not More »

Eleven Questions for a Trade Show Exhibit Construction Manager

PAUL CASTNER: NEW CONSTRUCTION MANAGER 1. How did you get involved in the trade show industry? I originally worked in retail interior construction, and I was offered a job at an exhibit More »

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Ten Questions for Exhibit Designer Nicole Lahr

What does it take to become a trade show booth designer?  We posed ten questions to designer Nicole Lahr to find out that it takes undeniable talent, unparalleled ambition and a little More »

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Make The Most Of Your Trade Show Exhibit

Let’s face it, tradeshows are expensive.  There are big costs like space rental and little ones like freebies, but they all add up.  You want to make sure that your trade show More »

Go Behind the Scenes at Loran

Have you ever wondered how a Loran environment goes from an idea to a reality? For years our clients have enjoyed witnessing the evolution of their projects from conceptual design to dimensional environments, and now you can too. We have created a video that takes you behind the scenes at Loran Associates during fabrication of...

Attention Attractors – Audio Visual Trends for Trade Show Exhibits

At a trade show, every exhibitor is competing for the time and attention of attendees. The purpose of your trade show display is to attract and engage to best present your product, service or message.  By creatively utilizing audiovisual technologyyou can make sure your trade show booth is memorable. Video Arrays Large scale video screen...

Incorporating Technology Into Your Trade Show Exhibit

The incredible advances in technology over the past few years have changed almost every aspect of the developed world, and trade shows are no exception.  From displays to custom apps, new and emerging technologies can be incorporated into trade show exhibits to draw visitors and to enhance their experiences.  INTERACTIVE TOUCH SCREEN TECHNOLOGY If there...

Drayage? What’s a Drayage?: Breaking Down the Jargon of the Exhibit Industry

Like any industry, the exhibit industry is graced with terms and phrases specific to the industry itself.  These terms can be confusing to an outsider, so I’ve noted a few common terms for both the show site and for your trade show exhibit company to help navigate through the jargon. Show Site Terms: Advanced Rates: ...

Making Your Trade Show Exhibit Program Eco-Friendly

In order to make an impression on the show floor, you want your trade show display to be eye-catching and memorable but increasing concerns about the impact on the environment should not be discounted. As part of your planning, consider what elements you can incorporate to make your exhibit more eco-friendly....

The Key to a Successful Exhibit Program

Trade show exhibit managers face with various tasks throughout their workday from analyzing the right trade shows for their company to coordinating the sales staff to man the exhibits. As piles of paperwork cross their desks, and unread emails numbers reach an unquantifiable level, wouldn’t it be nice to delegate some of these responsibilities?  Among...

Cutting Edge Materials for Retail and Corporate Interiors

When designing corporate or retail interiors, the goal is to create a space that both reflects the personality of the company and serves a particular function.  One without the other is not good design. Recently there have been numerous products entering the marketplace that are functional but have unusual properties that make them unique. Below...

Finding the Right Custom Exhibit House

The creation of a custom trade show display is an important element in your marketing strategy.  Attention needs to be paid to functionality, modularity and aesthetics. Ensuring your booth is the right balance between innovation and practicality is key.  Finding the right exhibit design and fabrication company for the task is just as important.  With...

Getting Graphic – Which Materials Are Best for your Display?

Even the most amazing trade show exhibit build isn’t going to have an impact if the graphics are dull. Killer graphics are what grabs people’s attention and draws them to trade show displays. Even with an existing booth, changing out graphics can give it a whole new look and a new life. Recent developments in...

Trade Show Exhibit Design and Build Timeline

There are many elements involved in mounting a successful and productive trade show exhibit.  As with almost everything, planning is paramount to a successful trade show booth design and build.  When the process is thought out, a schedule created and adhered to, the creation of your trade show display will go smoothly.  To help with...