Museums, conservatories, universities, historical societies have to devise ways to show their audience items of unusual sizes. Mannequins,statues, replicas, artifacts are examples of odd size objects to display. Fortunately pedestal trophy cases can be manufactured in a wide range of sizes. A typical example is to figure how to display the wood reproduction of an eighteenth century navy ship. Since the ship is unusually wide with somewhat tall masts and sails the pedestal trophy case top display area should be custom made. Wide and tall tempered glass panels can be assembled to meet the sizes requirements. The glass to glass construction coupled with optically clear adhesive will guarantee the impeccable visibility of the contents. Accordingly the wood base of the pedestal trophy case will be built sturdy to support the weight of the glass. Elongated pedestal trophy cases may be built as wide as five feet following the glass to glass construction. If any wider a metal framing joining the glass panels is highly recommended.
Free standing pedestals have multiple uses. Art galleries and collectors will place them separately to hold and display their artwork, sculptures and valuable collectibles. You may see some more elaborate trophy pedestals in sporting goods stores showcasing all the paraphernalia of a given sports team. Exhibitors are making ample use of free standing trophy pedestals during their trade shows. Pedestals are all solid, robust and can be transported easily from one trade show to another. One can choose from the standard sizes offered by manufacturers or have them custom made.When installed on rollers pedestals will be easy to move around. In turn it will allow for different groupings of trophy pedestals configurations.Interestingly enough they can be customized with the in printing of company names and logos on their sides. A sheet of mirror may be laid and attached on the top to dispense more reflections. Trophy pedestals may also some accent LED lighting coming out of their base. Lockable storage, open shelving, multiple drawers can be found on specific trophy pedestal models. This is to show how versatile they are!
A grant, donation, sponsorship provide a school or university procurement agent the perfect opportunity to look for one or several high end glass display cases. Their destination is a library, an exclusive meeting or a specific museum, exhibit within a section of the learning establishment. Since the high end display showcases purpose is to display unique items and documents they should be made to last many years. Typically large solid wood wall glass showcases will be the choice. They may have to be custom made size wise to fit the specific requirements of the university room. A classical look high end showcase is always recommended. A balanced combination of attractive moldings will give the display case its timeless look. Thick tempered glass shelves will guarantee the safe displaying of items of all weights. Schools and universities are operating on an allocated budget during the purchase process. It will be up to the manufacturer to educate their agent on the best high showcase to purchase.
It is always nice to group your collectibles, memorabilia and souvenirs in a single space. A fully enclosed glass showcase is the best way to do it. Depending on your space there are many ways and many varieties of glass trophy showcases to choose from.If you live in a tiny apartment then get a small glass countertop trophy case, You have a larger collectibles collection then a free standing showcase may be the perfect solution. Long time collectors with spacious living quarters will go for a wide rectangular trophy case for their home. They are pre assembled, compact and easy to install. Once received basically all you have to do is set up the shelves, install the sliding doors and plug in the electrical. With a memorabilia and trophy showcase in your home you will be proud to show your friends all you have collected over the years.
Retail stores and collectors alike will need to install wall display showcases against wall that may be up to forty feet long. To cover that much space sectional wall display cases are the best option. For one you can purchase them standard and it is more economical and sectional wall cases are readily available on the market. Any manufacturer offers the same style and design in different widths. Given a good quantity they will accept to do custom width wall cases to fit the overall required dimensions. Once all installed against the long wall all there is to do is to push them against each other tightly. Then only they may be leveled and bolted together. Holes should be drilled on the sides of the sectional wall showcases in order to bolt them tightly. The result will be a uniform look that is structurally sound.
Exhibit planners, the tourism industry, entertainment centers need glass towers that can both showcase products and dispense information at the same time. The same is true of companies and brands that are looking for glass towers to promote their items and introduce them to the public with brochures, pamphlets etc...There are a few ways display showcases manufacturers can built this category of glass towers. Since tower display cases are anywhere from seventy three to seventy eight inches tall manufacturers will choose to raise the wood base up to forty inches tall. Adjustable wood shelves will be installed within the base of the glass tower where brochures, prospectus, pamphlets may be stored. Plastic brochures holders can be attached on the sides of the glass display section to contain information paperwork. Additionally a separate short stand with cubby holes may be attached and incorporated to the glass tower. Manufacturers may build their glass towers information centers up to twenty four inches square and therefore open storage compartments may be designed on more than one side.
Open wall shelving is the staple way general merchandise stores display their lines of products. It is in many ways the basic framework of most retailers displaying project. Specialty retailers will add free standing pedestals, self contained glass towers, pre assembled counter showcases in the various center areas of their selling space. Retail store display cabinets overall should reflect the image the store wants to project. By image we mean look, differenciation, merchandise price ranges available. Retail store display cabinets should be in tune with the demographic and economics of the area. The choice of display cabinets is wide. From simple, mass produced store cabinets to highly custom models. Good retail store planning and budgeting are determining factors in the building completion of successful stores.
The richness and warmth of solid wood display cabinets is why consumers will choose a wood finish versus a laminate. A well finished display cabinet accentuates the natural beauty of the wood grain. While the wood panels forming the cabinets are flat they may be customized in various ways. Wood strips partitions can be worked on within the overall surface of the panel. Crown moldings, half round or flute mouldings may be added to bring some detailing and depth to the custom cabinet. An alternative and economical process to customize a display cabinet is to insert a recessed moulding pattern. The term recessed is used in reference to the moulding design being drawn within the inside of the custom display cabinet. In addition cabinet makers may insert custom designed metal parts or plates within the base cabinet. In this respect copper treated metal inserts are effective to customize an attractive display cabinet.
The logistics of preparing to exhibit in a general trade show are complex and demanding.Specific trade shows happen once or twice a year. They are located in major cities throughout the country. Exhibitors participating in gift ware and jewelry shows prefer renting their glass showcases from the trade show organizers. This will save them the expansive shipping and drayage costs. Rental glass showcases have generic look. The cabinetry is either white or black and they are built with noticeable silver framing. Rental glass showcases are built simple and strong. They have to withstand tear and extensive usage. Rental glass cases are being moved in and out of the trade show floor dozen of times.In between shows they are stored in large warehouses. Rental glass display cases are handled from one place to another all the time. Free standing towers, wall display showcases, jewelry counter cases are offered for rent in most jewelry, gift, optical trade shows.
From fully pre assembled to knock downs cash counters are built for many uses in many types of locations. Retail stores, convention centers, exhibit areas, schools, movie houses have cash counters on their floor. Your basic cash counter is essentially built using pre laminated material and is mounted either on levelers or rollers. For budgetary reasons high traffic locations will use knock down cash counters.They are less expensive to produce and cheaper to ship. A basic cash counter can be assembled in less than an hour. Open shelving in the back is the one single feature of all simple cash counters. A recessed top portion is also common. Otherwise durability and stability are expected. From a manufacturing perspective utility cash counters are easy to produce. C and C routers can automatically cut and mass produce all the necessary parts. A utility cash counter is versatile and over time will fulfill many functions.
Fitting the walls of a retail or exhibit space with shadow boxes has many advantages.For one it adds up to the existing display area. Secondarily it decorates and warms up walls that otherwise may be left blank.Commercial spaces often have an irregular configuration. They may be very deep or very wide with extra long walls. Since wall hung shadow boxes can be custom made in a variety of sizes one may choose to install on such a wall a four to six feet wide display. A wall shadow box with a center divider is the perfect solution. The center divider will provide additional support between the base and top cabinets. It will allow to segregate the otherwise too wide tempered glass shelves. By having a center divider in your shadow box you multiply the number of glass shelves by two. By doing so you create way more displaying sections. In return you will be able to group, categorize, identify the contents more efficiently. Wall shadow boxes with dividers are fantastic marketing and presentation tools.
Curved cabinets and curved glass display showcases are always eye catchers. The beauty and elegance of the curved glass and cabinets makes them noticeable and one feels like walking towards them. Curved wall display showcases can be seen in a number of retail stores such as optical and jewelry shops.The cost of retail space is substantial retailers do need all the extra storage space they can use. Some will choose to order their curved cabinet wall showcase with a lockable storage base lockable door Two options are available: The door can be placed on the front of the curved cabinet or installed on either side of the curved cabinet base. As any cabinet maker will say cutting and finishing a curved door that will fit exactly the radius of the main base cabinet requires many skills and highly time consuming.Additionally the hardware such as lock and hinges spoils.the clean look of the curved cabinet. Manufacturers will recommend that the lockable storage door be built on either of the flat sides of the base cabinet. It is practical, economical, looks better and serves the purpose. The end result is that you get your storage space without altering the beauty of the curved cabinet.
For the last seven years Tecno Display has been exporting its collection of pre assembled glass display showcases to Canada. Since the requirements for display showcases are similar to the US in Canada it makes much sense for a manufacturer to expand across the border. Canada has a healthy economy and there is a good demand for glass showcases in the different parts of the country. The number of domestic Canadian display showcases companies is limited as are the designs and technical capacities. Based on a substantial volume the costs of exporting to Canada are reasonable and the transportation time short. The institutional market is strong in Canada and the needs for display showcases very diverse. All that is required to expand in Canada is a good established distributor with a solid network of sales persons located in the different provinces of Canada.
For years fluorescent and halogen lighting were the way to install lights in counter jewelry showcases. The result were not very satisfactory. Fluorescent lighting was too bright within the top glass display area of the showcase. Halogen lighting while accentuating the colors and contrasts of the jewelry on display was uneven and yellowish in tone. Fortunately over the last five years the lighting industry has come up with numerous LED products that can be easily fitted to illuminate the jewelry cases glass area. They essentially come in three forms that will provide different intensities of LED light in the jewelry showcases. LED flexible strips with tiny LED bulbs can be attached most everywhere directly on the glass. Thin and light weight cylinder tubes going anywhere from two feet in length to seven feet may be installed in the glass display area front or back side of the jewelry showcase. This will depend on how the showcase is being built: glass to glass construction or with metal framing. Lastly different shapes and models of small LED poles with one watt or three watts LED light bulbs are available on the market to bring accent lighting inside the jewelry showcase. All and all LED lighting has become pretty much the norm for jewelry cases nowadays.
Pedestal displays have one thing in common. Their glass display section sits on a large and tall solid wood pedestal. With such a vast surface available to be finished a manufacturer has many options and choices available to him. The most conventional way to finish a glass top pedestal cabinet is to laminate it. Nowadays many laminates are available on the market but the end effect is fairly flat. Staining a solid wood glass top pedestal cabinet will make it look more vibrant and warmer. Adding up some molding work and doing a two tones stain job on the pedestal base cabinet will create a unique, intriguing feel. A manufacturer may also choose to apply mirror panels on each side of the pedestal base. Artistic tile with its immense variety of colors, designs, styles can also be installed on the pedestal base stand. Metal plates such as copper, brass, silver that may be emulsion treated are another possibility. Depending on the environment, décor, budget very many different looks of glass top pedestals can be completed.