Sweet Baby Ray’s and True Cuisine acquire Meetinghouse Companies

February 23, 2016

Dave Raymond, owner of Sweet Baby Ray’s Catering and True Cuisine, has acquired Chicago-based The Meetinghouse Companies, a national award-winning event design and production firm, and formed SBR Events Group, a special event organization comprised of three companies. The formation of SBR Events Group and acquisition of The Meetinghouse Companies brings together catering, hospitality, event …

Liri Tent expands into the United States

February 22, 2016

Liri Tent technology, a producer of clearspan tents, announced its expansion into the United States with Liri Tent US. The new company was created to bring U.S. customers the technology Liri is known for worldwide. Liri Tent US’s operations are headquartered in Kansas City, Kan. The team knows how important the details are in getting …

Vitabri by Ins’TenT launches Chest’Air, a new line of inflatable event furniture

February 19, 2016

Vitabri by Ins’TenT is launching Chest’Air, a new range of European inflatable furniture, at the ARA Rental Show in Atlanta, Ga., on February 21-24. Chest’Air is a collection of inflatable lounge chairs made of heavy-duty PVC that makes the chairs both durable and lightweight. The material they are made of makes the chairs convenient to …

Tentickle Stretch Tents expands into Europe

February 17, 2016

Tentickle Stretch Tents, a South African based stretch tent manufacturer and supplier, has increased its market share in the European event tent industry. Designed for use in various climates and terrains, the Bedouin inspired stretch tents are now available from Tentickle Tents Germany, Tentickle Tents France and Tentickle Tents UK. Tentickle Tents have been used …

Aztec Tents celebrates 50th anniversary

February 15, 2016

Aztec Tents, the Torrance, Calif.-based manufacturer of tents, canopies and semi-permanent fabric structures, is celebrating its 50th anniversary. Current president of Aztec Tents, Chuck Miller, said the company is thankful to have reached such a significant milestone. Originally founded as Aztec Rentals, the company began as a small general rental store. As it grew, the …

SBA revises size standards for wholesale trade and retail trade industries

February 9, 2016

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) increased small business size standards affecting businesses in 46 industries in North American Classification System (NAICS) sector 42, wholesale trade, and in one industry in sector 44-45, retail trade. The final rule was published in the Federal Register on Jan. 25 and will be effective Feb. 26. SBA reviewed …