EXHIBITOR MARKETING CENTER

GET THE MOST OUT OF BREAKBULK EUROPE 2017

Welcome to the world’s largest exhibition and conference for the breakbulk industry – project owners, EPCs, freight forwarders, transportation specialists and related service providers. We want all exhibitors — large and small — to have the best experience possible at Breakbulk Europe 2017, 24-26 April at the Antwerp Expo in Antwerp, Belgium. And a great experience takes planning before the doors open in Antwerp. That’s why we’ve put together a marketing program for exhibitors that can amplify your participation and bring more traffic to your stand.

Share the Preview!

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Get the details!

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USING YOUR PASSES

Each exhibitor has received a pass allotment. Use them all! Visit the Exhibitor Registration portal to register your staff and guests. You also have five passes for VIP customers (your allotment +5). Use code 5EXHIB for these special guests. Once you’ve used all of your free passes, you may extend a 25% discount on registration to additional customers using your unique exhibitor code. (Exhibitor who register the most people with their code will win a dinner for 12 in Antwerp.) If you need your exhibitor code, need more passes or have any questions, please reach out to our marketing team Leslie Meredith or Patrick Romero or to your sales representative.

SUBMIT PRESS RELEASE

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We’ll help you spread your accomplishments, expertise and other news to thousands of breakbulk industry members. Submit up to three press releases for publication on www.breakbulk.com and on our social media channels.

USE YOUR PERSONALIZED EMAIL BANNER

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As a BBEU2017 exhibitor, you will receive an email signature image that calls attention to your participation and stand number at the event. It’s a simple process to update your company’s email signature in most email programs and a great way to boost traffic to your stand. To get your email signature, email Dana Rice, Exhibitor Services Coordinator at exhibitorservices@breakbulk.com.

INCLUDE COMPANY VIDEO ON FLOOR TVs

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Share your best company video with us and we’ll run it throughout the exhibition on the big screen TVs located in the four halls. Videos should be under three minutes!

PROMOTE YOUR STAND PLANS

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Have something special planned for your stand? Let us know and we’ll make sure to film it for the official Breakbulk Europe 2017 video AND promote it on Breakbulk social media channels.

INVITE YOUR CUSTOMERS

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The best way to make sure your customers visit you at BBEU2017 is by sending personalized invitations. We know this can be a lot of work, so we’ve made the invitations for you, including your personal company code offering each customer a 25% discount off all registration options. If you have not received your invitation, please contact Dana Rice, Exhibitor Services Coordinator, at exhibitorservices@breakbulk.com or call +1-301-591-3785 or reach out to your sales rep.

Sample invitation for Breakbulk Europe 2017 showing crowded floor from last year's event

We know you’d like to have your top customers at the event. You may invite up to 5 VIP customers to Breakbulk Europe 2017. Feel free to download the graphic and place in your invitation email. Your VIP guests may be registered in your exhibitor portal. (Passes may not be used for employees. The five free passes are in addition to your original exhibitor allotment.) Please contact your sales rep for details.

JUST FOR CARRIERS

BOOK A VIDEO

Kai-Stefan Vogel Chartering Manager for Combi Lift interviewed by Leslie Meredith, Breakbulk Events & Media at Breakbulk Europe 2016

Reserve your slot now for a company video at Breakbulk Studios on the exhibition floor in Hall 3. You can choose from two themes: 2-MINUTE CHALLENGE focusing on a specific operation and your company’s solution to a particularly challenging aspect or share your global perspective on one of the conference topics, which is a good way to showcase your company’s views on important issues we face today. To choose a topic, see the agenda.

Note: Video reservations will be taken on a first come, first served basis. These slots will fill up fast so reserve yours now!

JOIN TECHZONE EUROPE

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BECOME A PORT STAR (IT'S FREE)

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NEW MEETINGS APP

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Breakbulk Europe Meet app lets you find the right people to meet with at the world’s largest exhibition for the project cargo and breakbulk industry. Based on your business profile, BBEU Meet will show you the best attendees to meet your show objectives. Swipe to accept or reject suggestions. Confirmed meetings will be added to your schedule providing you with a full calendar for when you arrive onsite.

GET ON THE WALL

Use #bbeu2017 on all of your related social media posts to automatically appear on our Breakbulk Europe 2017 Social Wall. This wall updates in real time and can be seen here on the website and will be broadcast on an extra-large screen at the event. Post photos about your participation in the event AND your Europe-related operations!

CONTACT

Leslie Meredith

Leslie Meredith
Marketing Director
Breakbulk Events & Media
Email: lmeredith@breakbulk.com
Phone/Text: +1 801 201 5971