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Apple Rock Awarded Four Hermes Creative Awards

September 4, 2019 - 5:39pm
Apple Rock Displays has once again been awarded prestigious Platinum, Gold and Honorable Mention from the 2019 Hermes Creative Awards for excellence in trade show exhibit design.

How to Save Money on Your Next Trade Show

June 25, 2019 - 4:42pm
Face -to-Face Marketing is more important than ever. We are seeing an increase in clients doing more shows and increasing their trade show budgets. There are a lot of factors that go into creating,...

5 Strategic Trade Show Changes to Win the Second Half

May 16, 2019 - 4:55pm
Now that it is almost half time for 2019, it is time to reflect on the first half of this year to see how you measure against your goals and budget and consider some game play changes to bring home a...

EXHIBITORLIVE 2019 Recap: What We Learned

April 3, 2019 - 4:00pm
It has been a month since we returned from EXHIBITORLIVE 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada. For those of you who may not know what EXHIBITORLIVE is, it is the “trade show for trade shows”, where the biggest...
Winning Trade Show Display Themes

How To Create A Themed Display Without Being Cliche'

July 9, 2017 - 11:40am
Trade show attendees are bombarded with hundreds of display booths, intrusive marketing messages and loud stimuli. The difficulty for any exhibitor comes from finding balance between conveying your...
Late starts and missed deadlines lead to increased trade show costs

How Procrastination Shatters Your Trade Show Budget

June 7, 2017 - 4:27pm
A successful trade show display booth built on a tight budget inherently depends on not rushing the process, or worse, missing deadlines that cause a cascade of costs to balloon your budget in a...
Hidden costs when buying a trade show exhibit

Trade Show Exhibit Purchases: Avoiding Hidden Costs

May 15, 2017 - 3:12pm
There are many “hidden” exhibit costs and factors that must be considered in any display purchase decision. Processes, design techniques, build pricing, warranties, materials used and long-term...