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Transforming Events to Live Experiences

Simon Walton, Creative Director at Silverstream TV talks about the benefits of integrating a live TV experience into events In the past the most important thing at an exhibition was the exhibitor.  Visitors would flock to see the latest innov...

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From disposable plastics to gin festivals - my top event trends for 2018

Jo Mayer, Head of Marketing at Showlite, takes a look at the event industry trends for 2018 in this blog post for ESSA I like to take in all the predictions and trends articles that pop into my newsfeed at the start of a year– it’s alw...

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Showlite and PPMA - a lifelong partnership

In an interview which took place shortly before his sudden death, Paul Wicks reminisced with David Harrison of PPMA about a partnership and close friendship that had lasted nearly 30 years. From shared business values, heavy gales and birthday celebr...

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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 he originally s...

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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 exhibiting tips...

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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… they'll m...

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