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To-do list when shipping to a trade show

Oct-01-2017 | by: TWI Group

Planning is the key when shipping exhibition material to a trade show and back to your warehouse. Here are 5 essential steps to follow to ease the shipment of your exhibition material...


Danny Mekhuri joins TWI Canada

Sep-28-2017 | by: TWI Group

TWI Canada is pleased to announce that Danny Mekhuri has joined us as of September 5th...


Skidding your cartons – how to protect what you are sending to an international show.

Aug-01-2017 | by: TWI Group

When exhibiting at a trade show, your exhibition material is the best way for your company to attract customers and prospects, and deliver your message. That is why you need to make sure that your marketing material is intact when it arrives on the trade show floor. Your best option, to avoid damage or loss material, is to skid your cartons and...


Insurance - why it could be beneficial even when you are already insured

Apr-01-2017 | by: TWI Group

Accidents can happen and having an insurance is a great way to manage risks. General property and liability insurance protects your products, goods, and equipment on your business premises while exhibition insurance insures you and your material on the trade show site. What happens if your trade show material is damaged or lost during transit?...


International Dental Show 2017 Cologne

Mar-21-2017 | by: TWI Group

TWI is proud to be the official North American Freight Forwarder for IDS 2017 in Cologne, Germany.  This show is the leading Dental show in the world and has over 133 North American exhibitors. With a full team on site from TWI Group and working with our close partner Schenker, we delivered all freight to the show in time and for our...


When and how to use an ATA Carnet for trade shows and projects

Mar-01-2017 | by: TWI Group

The ATA carnet was established in 1961 by the World Customs Organization to facilitate world trade. The ATA carnet, which is an acronym of “Admission Temporaire/Temporary Admission”, is a temporary export-import and international customs document. It permits the duty-free and taxes-free temporary importation of goods in more than 80...


Idex 2017 Abu Dhabi

Feb-19-2017 | by: TWI Group

Transporting Exhibition Material to international trade shows can entail everything from cartons of literature and giveaways to large exhibits, and to even vehicles.  At the recent IDEX exhibition in Abu Dhabi, TWI provided our exhibit freight forwarding services to the majority of North American exhibitors.  Our staff was onsite before...


TWI attends IELA Operational Summit

Apr-01-2016 | by: admin

TWI was proud to send two of its staff to the IELA Operational Summit which was held January 28-30, 2016 in Hong Kong. IELA is the International Exhibition Logistics Association and TWI is a founding member. TWI executives Stephen J. Barry and Greg Keh have in the past been Chairmen of this esteemed association. Both are also honorary members of...


Lithium Ion Batteries and Trade Show Shipping

Apr-01-2016 | by: admin

More and more of your tradeshow shipments contain products that have Lithium Ion Batteries. Displays, Computers, Radios, and even tablets and phones all have these batteries. on February 22, 2016, rules for handling of Lithium Ion Batteries are becoming restrictive. On April 1, 2016, the prohibitions become effective. Key regulations are that...


Defexpo 2014

Jun-17-2014 | by: admin

If you’ve never been to India you really should go. Everyone that goes anywhere should go through India. The amazing people, culture and food are experiences every traveler should experience. However, India and shows in India are not for the faint of heart. You’ll definitely appreciate you next stop a little more. Roger Walker walked...


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