LENZIP releases No. 12 Marine Grade UV Zipper

June 22, 2017

LENZIP Manufacturing Corporation, a manufacturer of industrial and commercial grade zippers based in Rolling Meadows, Ill., has released the LENZIP No. 12 Marine Grade UV Zipper. No. 12 gauge is larger than the industry standard No. 10, but smaller than LENZIP’s BIGZIP® No. 15 gauge. The No. 12 gauge is available with 316 stainless steel …

Advances in technology boost demand for frame tents

June 13, 2017

Frame tents are a must-have for almost every tent rental business; they’re incredibly popular with clients of all stripes and are reliable money-makers. Technology advancements both within tent manufacturing and outside of that arena have contributed to the clamor for frame tents. Take custom graphics. According to Gary Feuerborn, vice president of All Seasons Tent …

’Tis the season for tented backyard parties

Summer means backyard party season. And today’s backyard parties often require more than a simple tent, tables and chairs. From concession equipment to custom flooring, rental companies strive to provide private clients with everything they need to have memorable events right in their own backyards. Backyard parties are as diverse as the neighborhoods and families …

Sean Wilson joins Shelter Structures America

June 12, 2017

Shelter Structures America, distributor of Shelter temporary clearspan tent structures in North America, appointed Sean Wilson as the company’s new business development manager. Wilson will be based out of the company’s Los Angeles office. “I am very excited for the opportunity to be a part of the team at Shelter Structures America. The leadership and industry …

Losberger De Boer Group formed following merger

May 30, 2017

Losberger acquired structures supplier De Boer to form Losberger De Boer Group. The merger is expected in the second quarter of 2017. The acquisition of De Boer by Losberger will be a major step for the companies in becoming a leading provider of temporary space solutions in the international event market. This will enable both companies to …

CORT Events shares top wedding design trends for 2017

May 5, 2017

CORT Events is sharing an inside look at the top 2017 wedding design trends as wedding season begins to kick up nationwide. As the nation’s leading furniture, lighting and accessories rental company, CORT Events works with hundreds of couples each year to help bring their vision to life for their pending nuptials. Leading the top wedding …

New York Tent announces hiring of seasoned industry manager

May 1, 2017

New York Tent announced Patrice Thomas has joined its growing team. Thomas will work to improve and advance internal procedures, as well as help further strengthen client relationships.  Her experience working with countless event planners and designers, along with her relationships with local Fire Marshalls throughout greater New York gives her a unique perspective to …

The PGA of America and Arena Americas enter long-term contract for golf event products and services

April 18, 2017

The Professional Golfers’ Association of America and Arena Americas signed a long-term contract for golf event-related products and services. Under the terms of the agreement, Arena Americas will provide tenting, flooring, and carpeting products and services in support of the PGA’s three annual golf championships. Arena’s support of these iconic golf events is already well …

Keith Krzeminski joins Shelter Structures America

April 17, 2017

Shelter Structures America announced the appointment of Keith Krzeminski as Executive Vice President. Krzeminski will be based in Roanoke, Va. allowing Shelter Structures to service the eastern United States and the midwest from a new regional location. Shelter Structures America Inc. is the distributor of Shelter Tent Structures for the US, Canada and Mexico. Shelter manufactures a wide …

IFAI Tent Expo 2017

April 1, 2017

More than 600 tent professionals gathered in Orlando, Fla., in January under more than 40 tents on display at IFAI Tent Expo 2017. The two-day biennial event included Tent Rental Division (TRD) Boot Camp and Leadership Track training sessions, networking with fellow tent renters and vendors, equipment demonstrations, the Tour of the Tents, a campfire …