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Announcement from Showlite

Paul Wicks, Chairman of Showlite, tragically passed away on Tuesday. Paul was immensely popular and well-loved throughout the industry and this year saw him celebrate numerous achievements including the 25th anniversary of the company h...

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20 ways to exhibit like a pro

Engineering successful show participation for your company isn’t hard if you do the right things. But what exactly are those “right things?” By David O’Beirne, Publisher of Exhibitors Only

Here are my top 20 exhib...

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Showlite Heroes - Image is everything

David Edwards, internationally published commercial photographer and successful brand designer, talks about the importance of image

I remember when I was a young lad growing up my dad used to say to me "First impressions… the...

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15 Steps to Successful Trade Show Participation

Most people who handle trade show participation for their companies are not full-time events people* and this can cause problems when it comes to making the most of the opportunities that trade shows offer. Trade shows are different to the other f...

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Lights Up! Paul Wicks reflects on 25 years in the industry with Exhibition News

As Paul Wicks, founder of Showlite, takes a break from his busy schedule to meet with EN over coffee, we find him in a contemplative mood. “I’m never happier than when I’m onsite at a build-up,” he says. “I still get...

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