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RETRACTABLE BANNERS VS PULL-UP BANNERS

A banner is a long strip of clothing that has a slogan or design, carried in a demonstration or procession or hung in a public place. Banners are commonly used by organizations for marketing during exhibitions and corporate events. There are different types of banners used for the different purposes and some are preferred to others. Some people prefer to utilize retractable banners while others prefer pull-up banners. Retractable banners are roller banners which stand on their own. They display information on their forefront and are handy in displaying engaging messages. A pull-up banner on the other hand is one …

How many banner stands will you need for your corporate event?

One of the things that is most taken for granted at an event is your promotional banners. It’s not they’re unimportant. They’re just such a crucial element, so everyone will assume someone took care of it. And in such cases, you may get all the way to the venue before your realise no-one double-checked the pull-up banners. So now you’re ready to set up your booth and you realise your banners are damaged, or that you don’t have enough.

As a basic rule of thumb, you should have at least three of every banner type. Assuming your booth is freestanding …

Retractable VS pull-up banners

To the average consumer, the distinctions between banner types are muddy. They may come in saying they want a ‘big banner with lots of colours and wheels’. That’s often the extent of their familiarity. Many of our customers aren’t aware of sizing options or what would work best for them, and we’re okay with that. We dig deep into this industry so you don’t have to. When you come to Display Systems, we can recommend the best fit for you and give you a good price too. Determining your ideal banner depends on a few things.

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Time to select summer events, do you need new banners?

Summer is almost here and that’s the time everyone is out and about at so many new outdoor events – music festivals, fairs, fetes, trade shows, expos, country shows, sporting events and so much more. No matter your reason for being there – advertising a business, selling merchandise, selling and promoting your own service or product, you need a place to trade.
Portable banners are a handy and flexible marketing tool that you can take with you anywhere. Your stand or area should attract the eye of passers-by from close up AND from a distance. It’s your way of getting your …

How many portable banners do I need to bring to an outdoor expo?

When it comes to a successful business, a lot of that success is based on how well your customers know you. If customers don’t know about you, you won’t be successful. Customers gravitate to the businesses they know and love, the ones that are visible.
Attending an outdoor expo is a great way to get out there and let people know about you.
Expos and trade shows are just a few ways you can promote your business, your brand or your product and services. They are also the perfect way to interact and engage with your target audience face to face. Those …

Use your display system to get the edge over your competition

In an ideal world, the superior brand would always win. Unfortunately, the market is saturated, and there’ll always be someone claiming to do what you can – but cheaper. The challenge is to get customers to notice you and give you a few moments of their time. Then, once you have their attention, you can demonstrate why your product or service is better than the rest. At public events (or even exclusive invite-only scenarios), portable banners are your first port of call – with social media close behind. Let’s explore some ways you can catch your prospects’ …

How many different sized banners will you need for an indoor expo?

There’s only so much you can do with indoor expos. You have limited room, and you don’t want your stand to be too cluttered. The expo hall will be full of people, and between the noise, crowds, and bustling activity, your customers may feel hemmed in and need to step out frequently. You want your stand to be light, airy, and soothing, so they’ll spend more time in it. This could mean using fewer banners and leaving more open space.
Depending on the set-up you select, you could use three to four banner types. You want a media …

Get New Customers with These Display Banners

Getting new customers is no simple feat. Attending an expo or conference is a great way to gain exposure and meet potential new customers, but only if they see what you’re offering and are enticed—that’s the tough bit!
There is so much competition in the setting of an expo, so it’s really important to make your setup stand out. Display banners are one fantastic way to grab people’s attention make your interaction with them memorable. Banners can also help you to communicate to people what you are offering and what differentiates you from the competition. An added bonus is that they …

How banners can make your corporate event more professional

There are lots of different corporate events. It could be a launch, a rebrand, a celebratory anniversary, or a sponsorship showcase. The ambience of the event will depend on the purpose of the function. It could be light and fun or serious and focused. Either way, your event is representative of your brand, so it needs to remain professional regardless.
Many of us interpret ‘professional’ as ‘conservative and formal’, but that’s not the only way to express it. After all, professional musicians, plumbers, or videogamers are far from ‘proper’. Professionalism is more about doing things the right way, meeting expectations, and …

Tips for a Fantastic Conference

Organising a conference from scratch is no small feat and typically takes large amounts of time, effort, planning, and funding. It can be tough to get a conference just right, as it’s often tempting to become too involved in every small detail which can cause you to lose sight of the bigger picture. You want the conference to be well-organised, informative, and memorable for those attending, and there are a number of ways that you can ensure that these aspirations are met. Here we’ll share our top three tips for pulling off a fantastic conference.
1. Have a Vision for the …

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