Portable Displays

Experiential Marketing: The HOTTBox for Shell at the Top Gear Festival

Getting that all important consumer engagement and overall emotional response is getting tougher these days, as marketing audiences become more selective in how they engage with a company. So, just how do you get increased engagement? Think inside a box, that’s how! More accurately…create a new box…or 3. HOTT 3 Dimensional Marketing, the exhibition display and trade show specialists, in conjunction with newly established boutique event design and production agency, Formative were recently tasked with producing an outdoor exhibit forRead More

Cape Town CTICC News and Events – June 2012

Cape Town CTICC News and Events – June 2012 Latest News: Cape Town CTICC wins 8th International Conference For Cape Town The Cape Town International Convention Centre continues to draw in new conferences in 2012. The CTICC has added no less than 8 new conferences since January 2012, with the latest being the, 2013 ICCA (International Congress and Convention Association) Sector Venues International Client/Supplier Business Workshop. Others added in 2012 include: World Federation of Occupational Therapists conference IEEE’s Combined Industry Applications/Industrial Electronics/PowerRead More

Temporary Public Exhibition Display

Future Cape Town in Partnership with Hott3D

Hott 3D, the exhibition & experiential marketing company is pleased to announce its involvement with Future Cape Town and its ‘Your City Idea’ concept which was launched on the 17th of  May 2012 at Cape Town’s new ideas district, The Fringe. This is the first in a series of Activate Projects by Future Cape Town. Activate, is a sub-project of Future Cape Town which seeks to use structures, new and traditional media and powerful partnerships to engage citizens in differentRead More

Portable and Modular Trade Show Displays

An excellent explanation of portable vs modular vs custom displays for the uninitiated. I have included a link to Classic Displays at the base of the article. They definitely know what they are talking about! Portable and Modular Trade Show Displays — Lesson #1 Are you confused about trade show displays? Well, I am, and I’ve worked in the trade show business for over 10 years. Browse through the web and you’ll discover hundreds of websites showing similar products withRead More

Creatori Health – SASPINE 2010 exhibit

A 3×2 stand incorporating – Large format fabric printed stretched into aluminium maxima frameworks – Custom lockable showcase suspended on maxima uprights – Custom furnishings – Ottomans and Low Table – Polished plexiglas profile detailing and literature shelving The objective of this exhibit was to “outdo” their recently formed competitors. It would be bad form to post the competitors stand here, but lets just say it was a no contest. Creatori are the South African distributors of Medtronic Equipment forRead More

ESTRO Oncology Congress – Sports Science Institute Cape Town

The second in a string of shows that have used this modular stand for Merck Seranos Oncology Division The event is ESTRO, which is an oncology congress hosted at The Sports Science Institute in Newlands, Cape Town. Originally created as a 3m x 2m stand this stand was reconfigured to fit this venue, yet retains all the key components. The stand utilises Octanorm Maxima for the structure, a custom floorgraphic, custom furnishings and streched fabric panels. Sometimes simple is justRead More

Medical and Consumer shows in May 2010

we will be building stands at the following medical congresses/ conferences and consumer exhibitions during the month of May SASUOG 2010 at Ilanga estate in Bloemfontein 6th – 9th May 2010 Dermatology 2010 at Spier 13th – 16th May 2010 Good Food and Wine Show 2010 at the Cape Town Convention Centre 13th – 16th May 2010 SA Spine 2010 at The Lord Charles in Somerset West 18th – 22nd May 2010 ESTRO at The Sports Science Institute in NewlandsRead More

South African Renal Society – Pharmaplan Exhibit – Cosmofer

Cosmofer is an IV iron drug that infuses in a single dose rather than the multiple doses previously required. It has made great inroads into the south african market…as such the focus of this congress was to build on the existing brand and work on extending the brand to the delegates. We created a simple yet visually …appealing exhibit and turned the entire exhibit into a photo studio. Delegates had their pictures taken using a high res slr camera coupledRead More

Rip off artists in the South African Exhibition Industry

It never ceases to amaze me how many naive companies get ripped off by exhibition companies…and whats worse the offenders keep getting away with it. I have recently heard of exhibiting companies paying 90k and 60k for 2 separate 3m x 2m stands which where complete garbage and can’t have cost the manufacturer more than 10K for each at a push. How do they keep getting away with it. These are the same producers who will ruthlessly steal designs andRead More

free large file ftp transfer

It used to be that to get artwork to a printer you had to burn it to disk, drive to the printer and deliver it or get a courier to deliver it. There is a far easier way that for some reason most people just dont know about. Even agencies that produce the artwork seem oblivious. Traditionally I have always used www.yousendit.com It is fast and was the forerunner in this service for many years. They have a very usefulRead More