Paper or Plastic?

A Question of Durability This is not only a valid question at the grocery store but also one that should be asked when conceptualizing your next merchandising display. One of the key factors to determine materials for your display is how long does it needs to last? As a general rule of thumb I consider corrugate a good solution for a 3 to 6 month lifespan. Anything beyond that more durable materials should be considered. Corrugate displays do the jobRead more

Treehouse: Building a Sustainable Living

Diesel Displays partnered with Treehouse to bring the design of their customer service areas to life. In bringing these ideas to life, we were not only asked to work within all of our capabilities, but to also try out some new materials. My favorite was the Inhabit Living wall flats used for the Paint Desk inside of the Paint Studio. The flats create a wonderful texture and depth to the paint desk, making it one of my favorite pieces we completedRead more

Globalshop Conference: 5 Things We Loved

In our industry we tend to take on challenges.  How do we figure our production turnaround time? Can we balance quality and quantity with this budget? Are we putting, creatively, our best foot forward? For most of us in manufacturing we have to stay on top of emerging technologies, trending designs and industry-best-practices to answer these questions. However, there’s an amazing resource to sooth our troubles: Globalshop Show and Conference. Once a year Globalshop hosts a conference in Las Vegas, NevadaRead more