Material Handling Equipment Blog http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog Material handling equipment solutions designed to meet your needs, specializing in low quantity custom products. en-us Thu, 14 Jul 2022 16:52:34 GMT 2022-07-14T16:52:34Z en-us 8 Aerospace Packaging Ideas http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/8-aerospace-packaging-ideas <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/8-aerospace-packaging-ideas" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://www.valleybox.com/hs-fs/hub/113896/file-208970691-png/images/external_technology.png" alt="8 Aerospace Packaging Ideas" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>Aerospace, aircraft and aeronautics manufacturers deal with many unique packaging challenges. Based off of our own customers stories we've compiled a list of 8 new ideas for <a href="http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/4-new-ideas-for-aerospace-and-aeronautics">aerospace packaging</a> that you might not have thought of.&nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"><a href="https://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/4-new-aerospace-packaging-ideas"></a></p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/8-aerospace-packaging-ideas" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://www.valleybox.com/hs-fs/hub/113896/file-208970691-png/images/external_technology.png" alt="8 Aerospace Packaging Ideas" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>Aerospace, aircraft and aeronautics manufacturers deal with many unique packaging challenges. Based off of our own customers stories we've compiled a list of 8 new ideas for <a href="http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/4-new-ideas-for-aerospace-and-aeronautics">aerospace packaging</a> that you might not have thought of.&nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"><a href="https://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/4-new-aerospace-packaging-ideas"></a></p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=113896&amp;k=14&amp;r=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.valleybox.com%2Fmaterial-handling-equipment-blog%2F8-aerospace-packaging-ideas&amp;bu=http%253A%252F%252Fwww.valleybox.com%252Fmaterial-handling-equipment-blog&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Fri, 01 Jul 2022 13:58:00 GMT alicia@valleybox.com (Custom Material Handling Equipment) http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/8-aerospace-packaging-ideas 2022-07-01T13:58:00Z IMTSTV: Stay Up to Date on International Manufacturing Technology http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/imtstv-stay-up-to-date-on-international-manufacturing-technology <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/imtstv-stay-up-to-date-on-international-manufacturing-technology" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://www.valleybox.com/hs-fs/hub/113896/file-2411649480-jpg/images/IMTStv_WATCHNOW_ONAIR.jpg" alt="IMTSTV: Stay Up to Date on International Manufacturing Technology" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <div class="hs-responsive-embed-wrapper hs-responsive-embed" style="display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto; width: 100%; height: auto; position: relative; overflow: hidden; padding: 0; max-width: 560px; max-height: 315px; min-width: 256px; margin: 0px auto;"> <div class="hs-responsive-embed-inner-wrapper" style="position: relative; overflow: hidden; max-width: 100%; padding-bottom: 56.25%; margin: 0;"> </div> </div> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/imtstv-stay-up-to-date-on-international-manufacturing-technology" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://www.valleybox.com/hs-fs/hub/113896/file-2411649480-jpg/images/IMTStv_WATCHNOW_ONAIR.jpg" alt="IMTSTV: Stay Up to Date on International Manufacturing Technology" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <div class="hs-responsive-embed-wrapper hs-responsive-embed" style="display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto; width: 100%; height: auto; position: relative; overflow: hidden; padding: 0; max-width: 560px; max-height: 315px; min-width: 256px; margin: 0px auto;"> <div class="hs-responsive-embed-inner-wrapper" style="position: relative; overflow: hidden; max-width: 100%; padding-bottom: 56.25%; margin: 0;"> <iframe class="hs-responsive-embed-iframe" style="position: absolute; top: 0; left: 0; width: 100%; height: 100%; border: none;" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/vv6DAdrxcCw" width="560" height="315" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe> </div> </div> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=113896&amp;k=14&amp;r=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.valleybox.com%2Fmaterial-handling-equipment-blog%2Fimtstv-stay-up-to-date-on-international-manufacturing-technology&amp;bu=http%253A%252F%252Fwww.valleybox.com%252Fmaterial-handling-equipment-blog&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Mon, 16 May 2022 14:30:00 GMT alicia@valleybox.com (Custom Material Handling Equipment) http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/imtstv-stay-up-to-date-on-international-manufacturing-technology 2022-05-16T14:30:00Z Avoid Workplace Accidents with Ergonomic Safety Equipment http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/avoid-workplace-accidents-with-ergonomic-safety-equipment <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/avoid-workplace-accidents-with-ergonomic-safety-equipment" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://www.valleybox.com/hubfs/images_on_transparent/ergonomic.png" alt="Avoid Workplace Accidents with Ergonomic Safety Equipment" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p><a href="https://www.osha.gov/">OSHA</a> estimates that employers pay almost <strong>$1 billion per week</strong> for direct workers' compensation costs. These high costs often make companies take a hard look at the costs of workplace accidents which OSHA points out include direct and indirect costs, here are some examples:</p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/avoid-workplace-accidents-with-ergonomic-safety-equipment" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://www.valleybox.com/hubfs/images_on_transparent/ergonomic.png" alt="Avoid Workplace Accidents with Ergonomic Safety Equipment" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p><a href="https://www.osha.gov/">OSHA</a> estimates that employers pay almost <strong>$1 billion per week</strong> for direct workers' compensation costs. These high costs often make companies take a hard look at the costs of workplace accidents which OSHA points out include direct and indirect costs, here are some examples:</p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=113896&amp;k=14&amp;r=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.valleybox.com%2Fmaterial-handling-equipment-blog%2Favoid-workplace-accidents-with-ergonomic-safety-equipment&amp;bu=http%253A%252F%252Fwww.valleybox.com%252Fmaterial-handling-equipment-blog&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Tue, 12 Apr 2022 01:13:00 GMT alicia@valleybox.com (Custom Material Handling Equipment) http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/avoid-workplace-accidents-with-ergonomic-safety-equipment 2022-04-12T01:13:00Z 7 Benefits of Using Scrap Steel http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/benefits-of-using-scrap-steel <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/benefits-of-using-scrap-steel" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://www.valleybox.com/hs-fs/hub/113896/file-16433096-jpg/images/metal-scrap-recycling.jpg" alt="7 Benefits of Using Scrap Steel" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <div class="hs-migrated-cms-post"> <p><strong>Metal is one of the most recycled materials in the world.</strong> Therefore it is available in recycled forms for many applications. Scrap metal can come from just about anything from both the business industry and residential use:</p> </div> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/benefits-of-using-scrap-steel" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://www.valleybox.com/hs-fs/hub/113896/file-16433096-jpg/images/metal-scrap-recycling.jpg" alt="7 Benefits of Using Scrap Steel" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <div class="hs-migrated-cms-post"> <p><strong>Metal is one of the most recycled materials in the world.</strong> Therefore it is available in recycled forms for many applications. Scrap metal can come from just about anything from both the business industry and residential use:</p> </div> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=113896&amp;k=14&amp;r=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.valleybox.com%2Fmaterial-handling-equipment-blog%2Fbenefits-of-using-scrap-steel&amp;bu=http%253A%252F%252Fwww.valleybox.com%252Fmaterial-handling-equipment-blog&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Mon, 28 Mar 2022 16:48:00 GMT alicia@valleybox.com (Custom Material Handling Equipment) http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/benefits-of-using-scrap-steel 2022-03-28T16:48:00Z How to Spot A Good Weld vs Bad Weld http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/how-to-spot-a-good-weld-vs-bad-weld-custom-metal-fabricated-products <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/how-to-spot-a-good-weld-vs-bad-weld-custom-metal-fabricated-products" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://www.valleybox.com/hubfs/images/Welder-welding1.jpg" alt="How to Spot A Good Weld vs Bad Weld" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>Welds may not be the first thing that comes to mind when a magnificent skyscraper or immaculate vintage vehicle catches your eye, but it should be. Everything we see or use in our daily lives was welded (or made by equipment that was). Welding is the <em>only</em> way of joining two or more pieces of metal together to make them act as a single piece. Welding also happens to be the most <em>economical</em> and <em>efficient</em> way of joining metals permanently.</p> <p>Without welding <a href="http://www.valleybox.com/custom-material-handling-equipment">custom metal fabricated products</a> like skyscrapers, cars, boats, machinery, bridges, aircraft, tanks and hundreds of thousands of products could not exist.</p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/how-to-spot-a-good-weld-vs-bad-weld-custom-metal-fabricated-products" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://www.valleybox.com/hubfs/images/Welder-welding1.jpg" alt="How to Spot A Good Weld vs Bad Weld" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>Welds may not be the first thing that comes to mind when a magnificent skyscraper or immaculate vintage vehicle catches your eye, but it should be. Everything we see or use in our daily lives was welded (or made by equipment that was). Welding is the <em>only</em> way of joining two or more pieces of metal together to make them act as a single piece. Welding also happens to be the most <em>economical</em> and <em>efficient</em> way of joining metals permanently.</p> <p>Without welding <a href="http://www.valleybox.com/custom-material-handling-equipment">custom metal fabricated products</a> like skyscrapers, cars, boats, machinery, bridges, aircraft, tanks and hundreds of thousands of products could not exist.</p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=113896&amp;k=14&amp;r=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.valleybox.com%2Fmaterial-handling-equipment-blog%2Fhow-to-spot-a-good-weld-vs-bad-weld-custom-metal-fabricated-products&amp;bu=http%253A%252F%252Fwww.valleybox.com%252Fmaterial-handling-equipment-blog&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Fri, 28 Feb 2020 20:41:00 GMT alicia@valleybox.com (Custom Material Handling Equipment) http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/how-to-spot-a-good-weld-vs-bad-weld-custom-metal-fabricated-products 2020-02-28T20:41:00Z 4 New Aerospace Packaging Ideas http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/4-new-aerospace-packaging-ideas <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/4-new-aerospace-packaging-ideas" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://www.valleybox.com/hs-fs/hub/113896/file-1750013434-jpg/Gallery/Album/Material_Handling_Equipment/Landing-gear.jpg" alt="4 New Aerospace Packaging Ideas" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>Aerospace, aircraft and aeronautics manufacturers deal with many unique manufacturing challenges. Based on some of Valley Box's customers stories we've compiled a list of 4 new <a href="http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/8-aerospace-packaging-ideas">aerospace packaging</a> ideas that you&nbsp;<span>might not have thought of.</span></p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/4-new-aerospace-packaging-ideas" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://www.valleybox.com/hs-fs/hub/113896/file-1750013434-jpg/Gallery/Album/Material_Handling_Equipment/Landing-gear.jpg" alt="4 New Aerospace Packaging Ideas" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>Aerospace, aircraft and aeronautics manufacturers deal with many unique manufacturing challenges. Based on some of Valley Box's customers stories we've compiled a list of 4 new <a href="http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/8-aerospace-packaging-ideas">aerospace packaging</a> ideas that you&nbsp;<span>might not have thought of.</span></p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=113896&amp;k=14&amp;r=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.valleybox.com%2Fmaterial-handling-equipment-blog%2F4-new-aerospace-packaging-ideas&amp;bu=http%253A%252F%252Fwww.valleybox.com%252Fmaterial-handling-equipment-blog&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Tue, 17 Dec 2019 16:51:00 GMT alicia@valleybox.com (Custom Material Handling Equipment) http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/4-new-aerospace-packaging-ideas 2019-12-17T16:51:00Z Persuade your Boss to let you exhibit at MHEDA http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/persuade-your-boss-to-let-you-exhibit-at-mheda <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/persuade-your-boss-to-let-you-exhibit-at-mheda" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://www.valleybox.com/hs-fs/hub/113896/file-519659951-jpg/images/mheda.jpg" alt="Persuade your Boss to let you exhibit at MHEDA" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <div class="hs-migrated-cms-post"> <p>&nbsp;<a href="http://www.mheda.org/"></a></p> </div> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/persuade-your-boss-to-let-you-exhibit-at-mheda" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://www.valleybox.com/hs-fs/hub/113896/file-519659951-jpg/images/mheda.jpg" alt="Persuade your Boss to let you exhibit at MHEDA" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <div class="hs-migrated-cms-post"> <p>&nbsp;<a href="http://www.mheda.org/"></a></p> </div> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=113896&amp;k=14&amp;r=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.valleybox.com%2Fmaterial-handling-equipment-blog%2Fpersuade-your-boss-to-let-you-exhibit-at-mheda&amp;bu=http%253A%252F%252Fwww.valleybox.com%252Fmaterial-handling-equipment-blog&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Tue, 12 Dec 2017 05:00:00 GMT alicia@valleybox.com (Custom Material Handling Equipment) http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/persuade-your-boss-to-let-you-exhibit-at-mheda 2017-12-12T05:00:00Z 10 Things You Need To Do After the Design 2 Part Show http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/10-things-you-need-to-do-after-the-design-2-part-show <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/10-things-you-need-to-do-after-the-design-2-part-show" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://www.valleybox.com/hs-fs/hub/113896/file-30630281-jpg/images/after-d2p.jpg" alt="10 Things You Need To Do After the Design 2 Part Show" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <div class="hs-migrated-cms-post"> <p><span>After attending Design 2 Part&nbsp;there is one crucial thing to remember, <strong>make sure you don’t lose the momentum!</strong> Impressions from the show may linger for a few days to a week but taper off quickly afterward, so you'll want to tap into the buzz while it's fresh.</span></p> </div> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/10-things-you-need-to-do-after-the-design-2-part-show" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://www.valleybox.com/hs-fs/hub/113896/file-30630281-jpg/images/after-d2p.jpg" alt="10 Things You Need To Do After the Design 2 Part Show" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <div class="hs-migrated-cms-post"> <p><span>After attending Design 2 Part&nbsp;there is one crucial thing to remember, <strong>make sure you don’t lose the momentum!</strong> Impressions from the show may linger for a few days to a week but taper off quickly afterward, so you'll want to tap into the buzz while it's fresh.</span></p> </div> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=113896&amp;k=14&amp;r=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.valleybox.com%2Fmaterial-handling-equipment-blog%2F10-things-you-need-to-do-after-the-design-2-part-show&amp;bu=http%253A%252F%252Fwww.valleybox.com%252Fmaterial-handling-equipment-blog&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Mon, 13 Nov 2017 14:15:00 GMT alicia@valleybox.com (Custom Material Handling Equipment) http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/10-things-you-need-to-do-after-the-design-2-part-show 2017-11-13T14:15:00Z 10 Tips to Maximize Your Time at Design 2 Part Show http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/10-tips-to-maximize-your-time-at-design-2-part-show <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/10-tips-to-maximize-your-time-at-design-2-part-show" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://www.valleybox.com/hs-fs/hub/113896/file-30629326-jpg/images/during-d2p.jpg" alt="10 Tips to Maximize Your Time at Design 2 Part Show" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>Trade shows are an excellent opportunity to <strong>make sales, build relationships </strong>and<strong> collect qualified leads.</strong> If you followed Valley Box's&nbsp;<a href="http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/10-things-to-do-before-the-design-2-part-show" title="our tips for preparing for the trade show">tips for preparing for the trade show</a>, then the next step is making sure you get the best return on investment from attending the <a href="http://www.d2p.com/" title="Design 2 Part">Design 2 Part</a> Show. Each Design-2-Part<span class="style2"> show features hundreds of job shops and American contract manufacturing suppliers exhibiting their skills in design, prototypes, production runs, value added services, assemblies, electronics, more.</span></p> <h2 class="hs-migrated-cms-post"></h2> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/10-tips-to-maximize-your-time-at-design-2-part-show" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://www.valleybox.com/hs-fs/hub/113896/file-30629326-jpg/images/during-d2p.jpg" alt="10 Tips to Maximize Your Time at Design 2 Part Show" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>Trade shows are an excellent opportunity to <strong>make sales, build relationships </strong>and<strong> collect qualified leads.</strong> If you followed Valley Box's&nbsp;<a href="http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/10-things-to-do-before-the-design-2-part-show" title="our tips for preparing for the trade show">tips for preparing for the trade show</a>, then the next step is making sure you get the best return on investment from attending the <a href="http://www.d2p.com/" title="Design 2 Part">Design 2 Part</a> Show. Each Design-2-Part<span class="style2"> show features hundreds of job shops and American contract manufacturing suppliers exhibiting their skills in design, prototypes, production runs, value added services, assemblies, electronics, more.</span></p> <h2 class="hs-migrated-cms-post"></h2> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=113896&amp;k=14&amp;r=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.valleybox.com%2Fmaterial-handling-equipment-blog%2F10-tips-to-maximize-your-time-at-design-2-part-show&amp;bu=http%253A%252F%252Fwww.valleybox.com%252Fmaterial-handling-equipment-blog&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Mon, 13 Nov 2017 14:10:00 GMT alicia@valleybox.com (Custom Material Handling Equipment) http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/10-tips-to-maximize-your-time-at-design-2-part-show 2017-11-13T14:10:00Z 10 Things To Do Before the Design 2 Part Show http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/10-things-to-do-before-the-design-2-part-show <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/10-things-to-do-before-the-design-2-part-show" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://www.valleybox.com/hs-fs/hub/113896/file-30627848-jpg/images/before-d2p.jpg" alt="10 Things To Do Before the Design 2 Part Show" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <div class="hs-migrated-cms-post"> Trade shows can be incredibly effective, but they can also be a complete waste of time and money. <strong>Your potential for success at a trade show depends a great deal on your advance preparation.</strong> To maximize your participation consider the following before you’re off and running to the <a href="http://www.d2p.com/" title="Design 2 Part">Design-2-Part</a> Show <span class="style2"><span class="style2">.</span></span> </div> <div class="hs-migrated-cms-post"> <span class="style2"><span class="style2"></span></span> </div> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/10-things-to-do-before-the-design-2-part-show" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://www.valleybox.com/hs-fs/hub/113896/file-30627848-jpg/images/before-d2p.jpg" alt="10 Things To Do Before the Design 2 Part Show" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <div class="hs-migrated-cms-post"> Trade shows can be incredibly effective, but they can also be a complete waste of time and money. <strong>Your potential for success at a trade show depends a great deal on your advance preparation.</strong> To maximize your participation consider the following before you’re off and running to the <a href="http://www.d2p.com/" title="Design 2 Part">Design-2-Part</a> Show <span class="style2"><span class="style2">.</span></span> </div> <div class="hs-migrated-cms-post"> <span class="style2"><span class="style2"></span></span> </div> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=113896&amp;k=14&amp;r=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.valleybox.com%2Fmaterial-handling-equipment-blog%2F10-things-to-do-before-the-design-2-part-show&amp;bu=http%253A%252F%252Fwww.valleybox.com%252Fmaterial-handling-equipment-blog&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Mon, 13 Nov 2017 14:05:00 GMT alicia@valleybox.com (Custom Material Handling Equipment) http://www.valleybox.com/material-handling-equipment-blog/10-things-to-do-before-the-design-2-part-show 2017-11-13T14:05:00Z