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Budget-Friendly Trade Show Exhibit Ideas

Companies participate in trade show events because they help build business relationships, generate leads, and more. However, let's face it. Things have been tough on loads of industries since 2020 when the pandemic was in full swing. Their finances simply have never gotten back to where they once were. Does that describe your firm to a T? If so, you're probably looking for some places to cut back and save. You may even be thinking about stopping participating in trade shows in 2023. After all, the budgets for the ventures can get out of hand in a hurry if you aren't careful. That could hurt you in the long run, though, because you won't be promoting your brand, products, services, etc. Then, your company's sales will begin to slump. Rather than cutting trade shows out of your life altogether this year, consider employing budget-friendly exhibit ideas like these to prevent costs from getting out of hand.

A Customized Tablecloth, Banner, Or Tent

If you decide to set up tables for your trade show exhibit, leaving them as-is could make the environment lame and boring. So, why not spice things up with customized tablecloths? They can feature your business's colors, logo, and name to catch attention and make people view them. This can etch your brand in their mind. All is not lost if tables aren't part of the agenda. Instead, think about using a customized banner or tent because it could do the same thing.

Rent A Photo Booth

The price to rent a photo booth varies. Research shows people typically spend between $200 and $2,500 leasing the units. However, if you can get a good deal on a photo booth, it can be worthwhile to add it to your trade show exhibit. This will create a space for guests to take pictures for social media posts, and they'll mention your business and get it some publicity. Additionally, you can make sure your company's name and logo is clearly featured where the images are captured. Then, you won't have to hope guests share the name because it will be plastered across Facebook, Twitter, and more in the pictures.

Some Final Thoughts

Hopefully, these budget-friendly trade show exhibit ideas serve you well. But don't fret if you need a little help with the designing, building, or dismantling of your display. Contact Lighthouse Exhibits, a full service exhibit company, to get the assistance required to make your trade show a success.

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