Loading... Please wait...

Give Us A Call: 888-743-4564

  • My Account
  • Sign out
  • Gift Certificates
 

Blog

What are Tension Fabric Displays?

Posted by

Tension fabric displays are ideal for presenting a polished, professional appearance with minimal effort. In short, tension fabric displays are any display where the main graphic is being stretched or put under tension on the display's frame. Hop Displays are one variation of a tension fabric display; the main graphic adheres to the pop up frame with Velcro. This graphic stretches to fit the frame, and you can leave the graphic attached to the collapsed frame, for easy storage. Another variation of tension fabric displays are "tube frames" where the graphic simply slips over the frame like a pillowcase and is zipped shut. Because the graphic is stretched using tension, wrinkles, if any, on the graphic will be minimal. GLM Displays has multiple variations of Tension Fabric Displays, each providing their own unique benefits. 

One example of the tube style would be the EZ Tube displays. They have a sturdy aluminum frame and a pillowcase fabric graphic. Assembly takes just 5 minutes: slide the tubes together and lock in place with a push button snap. Then, simply pull the pillowcase graphic over the frame and zip to shut. The zipper, hidden from view, tightens the stretch fabric to seamlessly display your business or product. The EZ Tube has a lower cost and 10 different size options from a 6ft Table Top display to a 20-foot Backwall. Complete your display with EZ Tube Counters!

Formulate Fabric Displays have the largest selection, so you’ll be sure to find a display that fits your brand perfectly. These displays are superior in design and quality. One collection from the Formulate family is the Formulate Designer Series. These 10, 20 and 30-foot displays have unique shapes and a wide variety of additions: monitors mounts, shelving, literature racks, backwall accents, and many more! Each Formulate Display is made in the United States, and each Formulate structure is comprised of a lightweight, aluminum tube frame and zipper pillowcase fabric graphic.

Another versatile set of tension fabric displays is the Modulate Reconfigurable Kits. Start with a 30-foot wide kit and easily reconfigure the display into 20-foot or 10-foot wide displays. These displays are an excellent choice if you are attending multiple trade show events with varying booth sizes. If the predetermined kits don’t appeal to you, you can create your own display using the Modulate Mix and Match Banner Stands. Start small with one or two banners and grow your display right alongside of your business. These banners can easily be connected to one another using a unique snap-together clamping system. Like the other displays mentioned, the Modulate Displays have a lightweight, aluminum tube frame with a zipper pillowcase fabric graphic. 

Tension fabric displays aren’t limited to just backwall displays. GLM Displays offers  Funnels and Towers, as well, to take your trade show display to new heights. 

Speaking of heights, Hanging Skybox Banners are great for creating a focal point for your display. Using these banners will make sure your message is seen from every angle.

The options for tension fabric displays are endless. If you're not quite sure where to start in your trade show display journey, try one (or more!) of our many tension fabric displays. Contact GLM Displays today for more information! 

                     

View Comments


Product Spotlight: Orbital Express Truss Exhibits

Product Spotlight: Orbital Express Truss Exhibits You could almost say Orbital Express Truss Exhibits are the larger than life, grown up version of k’nex. Like the toy, these exhibits feature a fixed number of simple parts and connectors that allow for various display options. These parts can be easily assembled without tools. These displays are considered modular, which means they can be reconfigured [...]

Read More »

Product Spolight: Hop Up Displays

Whether you’re just starting out in the trade show world or you consider yourself a trade show pro, there is one display that is great for any level! That display is the Hop Up! This display is comprised of a light weight frame, making transporting and setting up quick and easy!  The aluminum frame is made up of multiple [...]

Read More »

Raster vs. Vector Files - Which Digital Graphic File Format Should you use for Your Trade Show Display?

You’ve picked out your display, but what are you going to put on it?! What digital file format should you be using to make your display look its best? Vector images and raster images are both digital graphic files, but what do they do? You’re probably asking yourself “What is the difference and why do I care?!” Well [...]

Read More »

Product Spotlight: Outdoor Displays

Summer is, hopefully, soon approaching! How are you preparing for summer events and trade shows? We have so many different options available for every different event you may have.  From tents, signs, outdoor stands, and even coolers, GLM Displays has you covered for all of your outdoor events! Check out some of GLM Displays's favorite Outdoor Displays [...]

Read More »

Product Spotlight: Modulate Banners

Introducing the new Modulate Banner Systems! These banners are easy-to-use and so versatile to fit all of your trade show or event needs! With so many options to choose from it will be easy to find the perfect one just for you! The Modulate family consists of five different kits and the option to mix [...]

Read More »

Enhance Your Exhibit Booth with Table Top Displays

When you're setting up your trade show space, you want to utilize as much of the booth as you can while still leaving enough room for people to come in and look at your research or products. You have the large backdrop, a banner with your business name on it, and all the literature you [...]

Read More »

Step 5 for a Successful Trade Show: Choose the Right Display

Once you’ve mastered the fundamentals of a great trade show display, it’s time to get your booth ready for the trade show floor. Take some time to consider what type of display will best promote your goal, appeal to your audience, and convey your message.There are so many great trade show display brands and configurations out there that choosing [...]

Read More »

MRM Group Strategizes for Trade Show Success with a New Display from GLM Displays

As any expert exhibitor can tell you, the first step to a successful trade show is to create a goal you can actually measure.MRM Group, a leading healthcare risk management firm, knows a thing or two about measurable goals. Founded in 2003, this company has spent the last ten years implementing unique risk management programs that eliminate adverse patient outcomes, [...]

Read More »

Silent Coat Uses New Truss Display to Revamp Their Trade Show Booth

The automotive accessories industry is a competitive business; and no one knows that better than vibration dampening and sound deadening manufacturer Silent Coat. Its products are specially designed to minimize and eliminate car noise in an effort to deliver the perfect aural experience for discerning drivers and audiophiles. For the true car-audio enthusiast, top-of-the-line vibration [...]

Read More »


Footer