If you’re a business owner who has a trade show coming up, now is the time to implement strategies that will make the event as successful as possible.

How to Select Affordable Print Products for Your Trade Show

If you’re a business owner who has a trade show coming up, now is the time to implement strategies that will make the event as successful as possible. One thing to keep in mind as you prepare for the event is that not all trade shows are the same. Therefore, knowing which types of products to use for specific events can help take your business-building process from good to, well great.

Use the information below to determine which type of printing products will be ideal for your marketing event:

Retractable Banners & Tabletop Banners

Promote a business, product, service or special event with one of our retractable banner stands or tabletop banner stands.

Retractable banners are a trade show staple. If you’re participating in a trade show that features a booth, you’ll want to select this type of advertising product. We offer the following banner stands: retractable banner stand and a more sturdy deluxe retractable banner stand with a variety of size options. Some of the benefits and features of our retractable banners include:

  • Travel-friendly carrying cases
  • Durable aluminum frame
  • Great for use indoors
  • Easy to set up and take down

Design a useful banner stand as it will grab the attention of potential customers and passer-byes.

Tabletop banners are ideal when space is restricted. Each of our table banners is made of heavy-duty vinyl. They are also suitable for both outdoor and indoor use. They are available in a variety of sizes; 8.25”x12”, 11”x17” and 15.75”x32” to meet your marketing needs.  Some of the other product features include:

  • Easy to transport
  • Lightweight, strong aluminum

These banners are ideal for situations in which the booth is limited to a table. They are suitable for promoting a product, business, service, special event or promotion/contest.

Counter Cards

Counter cards are the ideal supplemental material for an indoor trade booth. Our counter cards are comprised of durable material. As such, they are resistant to damage caused by repeated handling and spills. They are also tiny enough to be placed on any table. Some of the other benefits of our counter cards include:

  • Sturdy
  • Waterproof
  • Works well with booths that require ongoing movement

Vinyl Banners

We’ve got some exciting news! We now offer high quality vinyl banners for either indoor or outdoor use. Banners are great for promoting a retail business, used as party decorations. store advertisement, promote an event and more. The possibilities are endless!

Any great trade show booth will feature dynamic, durable vinyl banners. The banners we offer are full color and are also durable enough to withstand the pressure of continual use in outdoor and indoor settings.

The banners feature optional options to include grommets or hems for easy hanging. Select from the following vinyl banners: 10mil matte indoor banner, 15oz blackout indoor banner, 13oz indoor/outdoor scrim vinyl banner and 8oz mesh outdoor vinyl banner.  Some of the other features of the product include:

  • Custom sizes available
  • Print options; one or both sides
  • Ideal for indoor and outdoor use
  • Durable and waterproof

Sell Sheets

Printing sell sheets is a great way to include a large amount of information about your business, products or services. Ideal to hand out at trade shows or networking events.Shell sheets are a useful print product when trying to engage with potential customers about specific service and products. They can present a significant amount of information and images in a small space when appropriately designed. They are easy to hand out when attending a trade show or a networking event.  Benefits include:

  • One sheet message
  • Visual Display
  • Variety of sizes and printing options

Presentation Folders

There are many benefits of using presentation folders. Often handed out while attending trade shows. Hold other business materials such as business cards, brochures and more.

Any great booth at a trade show will have printed presentation folders on hand. They can be used in various ways. Presentation folders,  commonly used as a marketing kit, including sell sheets, business cards and other print handouts that provide information regarding business, product or service. These cost-effective marketing tools are designed to benefit the business brand. Benefits include:

  • Easy to hand out
  • Able to hold a variety of print materials
  • Variety of sizes and print options


Magnets are a great keepsake, applicable to all ages. Not only is it a practical object for potential customers to use, but it is the perfect way for your company to share photos and business announcements. Our indoor use magnets are printed in full color (CMYK) single (4/0) 17PT UV Coated card stock.

Some of the other great printing products we’re pleased to offer to enhance your next trade show event include:

Don’t Delay: Select The Right Product For Your Trade Show Today! If you have a trade show event coming up, now is the time to find the ideal printing products to enhance the aesthetic appeal and functionality of your booth. You can use some or all of the outstanding printing products listed above to ensure that your event is a big success!

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