Hassle-free automation

August 1, 2021  |  Products

For event planners who are looking to cut down on repetitive tasks, Zapier is an automation tool that lets users integrate popular web applications. Information can be passed between apps with workflows known as Zaps so that planners can set up itinerary reminder messages, share events, track sales …
Traveling welder

August 1, 2021  |  Products

Designed for the manufacturing of tents and halls, lightweight structures, speed doors and tarps, the TDW-Mega is a traveling machine model, which minimizes material handling and normally requires only one operator. The machine features a 16-inch-wide welding depth, which increases the possibilities…
A new tool for your toolbox

August 1, 2021  |  Editorial

IFAI’s new online platform is designed to keep you informed. Are you actively on the lookout for more opportunities to network with industry peers? Do youexperience frustrations when searching the internet for sound business advice and practical solutions to work-related challenges? Are you intere…
Portable lock

August 1, 2021  |  Products

Tapplock lite is a portable lock that uses advanced fingerprint technology to unlock in under 0.8 seconds. Its adaptive algorithm allows the lock to become faster and more accurate with each access, and users can store up to 100 different fingerprints per lock. Bluetooth access can be shared with un…
2021 State of the Industry report

August 1, 2021  |  News

The 2021 State of the Industry report by Industrial Fabrics Association International (IFAI) is designed to bring into focus a comprehensive understanding of who IFAI member and non-member companies are and the markets they serve. The report dives into four areas: industry composition, products prod…
3D projection scrim

August 1, 2021  |  Products

Cielorama is a highly transparent outdoor projection scrim. Seamless up to 15 meters wide, the weather-proof hologram fabric can make extra-large images and mystical effects appear out of nowhere. Projected images are visible on both sides of the scrim, making it fit for front and rear projection. F…
TRD now accepting nominations for Wodetzki Award

August 1, 2021  |  News

IFAI’s Tent Rental Division (TRD) is now accepting candidate nominations for the Bruce W. Wodetzki Award, the tent rental industry’s most prestigious honor. The award is named for the founding member and first chairman of IFAI’s Tent Rental Division, Bruce W. Wodetzki, and recognizes professio…
Inspired! Clear-top elegance

August 1, 2021  |  Inspired!

This November wedding reception took place at the Howey Mansion, a historic home in Howey-in-the-Hills, Fla. Rentaland Tents and Events of Orlando, Fla., provided leg drapes, market lighting and a magnificent 40-by-180-foot clear-top structure tent from Tent Renter’s Supply. Photo courtesy of Rudy…
Safely packing in the people

August 1, 2021  |  Showcase

The Twin Cities Auto Show draws more attendees than ever to a new outdoor tented venue. by Sigrid Tornquist Perhaps an auto show is the perfect event to bring a shimmer of hope and usher COVID-weary people back into the practice of safely celebrating at large gatherings. And maybe it’s an idea who…
A dino-mite installation

August 1, 2021  |  Installation Spotlight

Sandone Productions Inc. helps to create an immersive experience for Jurassic World fans. Sandone Productions Inc., a Dallas, Texas-based full-service event company that specializes in tents and awnings, was recently contacted by a client about a project of brachiosaurus-sized proportions—literall…