Rental http://specialevents.com/taxonomy/term/7414/more en Peachtree Announces Acquisition of Tents Unlimited, Event Rentals Unlimited, and Event Flooring Solutions http://specialevents.com/rental/peachtree-announces-acquisition-tents-unlimited-event-rentals-unlimited-and-event-flooring-so <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Big event rental company <a href="http://www.peachtreetents.com/" target="_blank">Peachtree Tents and Events</a>, with operations in Atlanta and Nashville, Tenn. announced this week the acquisition of three companies: <a href="http://www.tentsunlimited.com/" target="_blank">Tents Unlimited</a>, Event Flooring Solutions, and <a href="http://www.erultd.com/" target="_blank">Event Rentals Unlimited</a>, with operations in Atlanta and Birmingham, Ala. </p></div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/rental/peachtree-announces-acquisition-tents-unlimited-event-rentals-unlimited-and-event-flooring-so" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/rental/peachtree-announces-acquisition-tents-unlimited-event-rentals-unlimited-and-event-flooring-so#comments News Rental The Special Event Show Thu, 23 Feb 2017 11:10:00 +0000 32301 at http://specialevents.com <p>Dan Nolan of ERU says the deal &#39;made sense.&#39;</p> A Pricing Model for the Rental Industry that Works for Everyone http://specialevents.com/blog/pricing-model-rental-industry-works-everyone <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Every industry is challenged to develop a fair pricing model for its clients. Pricing event rental equipment based on what a competitor is charging is not a long-term winning model. Pricing must be based on a business model, including operating cost, long-term goals and profit goals.</div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/blog/pricing-model-rental-industry-works-everyone" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/blog/pricing-model-rental-industry-works-everyone#comments Rental The Special Event Show party rental pricing model Special Events Blog Tue, 14 Feb 2017 13:47:00 +0000 32151 at http://specialevents.com Special Events 2017 Event Rental Forecast Points to Good Year http://specialevents.com/rental/special-events-2017-event-rental-forecast-points-good-year <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Some 93 percent of respondents to the <em>Special Events</em> &ldquo;2017 Event Rental Industry&rdquo; forecast say they will handle the same number or more events this year than they did in 2016.</p> </div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/rental/special-events-2017-event-rental-forecast-points-good-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/rental/special-events-2017-event-rental-forecast-points-good-year#comments News Rental The Special Event Show Tue, 14 Feb 2017 02:20:00 +0000 32141 at http://specialevents.com Photo by Turk Stock Photographer / © Getty Images 4 Keys to Long-Lasting Relationships with Creative Partners http://specialevents.com/blog/4-keys-long-lasting-relationships-creative-partners <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>In the world of events, the people you know can truly transform your business. The question, however, lies in how to maintain and nurture your industry relationships in order to create mutually beneficial connections.</div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/blog/4-keys-long-lasting-relationships-creative-partners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/blog/4-keys-long-lasting-relationships-creative-partners#comments Rental The Special Event Show working relationships in the event industry Special Events Blog Mon, 06 Feb 2017 16:18:00 +0000 32061 at http://specialevents.com Current RMS Announces New Rental Software Features http://specialevents.com/rental/current-rms-announces-new-rental-software-features <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Current RMS, which provides software solutions to the rental industry, has just released a new functionality designed to highlight shortages in inventory.</p></div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/rental/current-rms-announces-new-rental-software-features" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/rental/current-rms-announces-new-rental-software-features#comments Rental Tue, 03 Jan 2017 17:47:00 +0000 31651 at http://specialevents.com Blueprint Studios Offers 'Hopland' Chandelier http://specialevents.com/decor/blueprint-studios-offers-hopland-chandelier <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The "Hopland" chandelier from Blueprint Studios features a trendy aged iron and wood look. </div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/decor/blueprint-studios-offers-hopland-chandelier" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/decor/blueprint-studios-offers-hopland-chandelier#comments Decor Rental Mon, 26 Sep 2016 02:27:00 +0000 30531 at http://specialevents.com As You Start Your Event Career: Letter to a Departing Employee http://specialevents.com/blog/you-start-your-event-career-letter-departing-employee <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div><p><em><img alt="Damon Holditch" src="/site-files/specialevents.com/files/uploads/2016/08/08/Holditch_Damon_PORTRAIT.jpg" style="width: 162px; height: 201px; float: left;" />Damon Holditch, founder of <a href="http://www.marqueeeventgroup.com/" target="_blank">Marquee Event Group</a> in Austin, Texas, shared this letter, which he just wrote to a departing employee who is going out on her own as an event planner. We liked it so much that we want to share it with the readers of Special Events. It&#39;s great advice for both business newbies and oldbies:</em></p></div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/blog/you-start-your-event-career-letter-departing-employee" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/blog/you-start-your-event-career-letter-departing-employee#comments Rental The Special Event Show special events business advice Special Events Blog Thu, 15 Sep 2016 11:19:00 +0000 30401 at http://specialevents.com Kool Debuts Chic 'Alice Pop' Chair http://specialevents.com/rental/kool-debuts-chic-alice-pop-chair <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>New from Kool Party Rentals, the Louis XVI-style Alice Pop chair features a white wood frame and red Ultrasuede seat and back cushions. </div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/rental/kool-debuts-chic-alice-pop-chair" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/rental/kool-debuts-chic-alice-pop-chair#comments Event Tools Rental Mon, 12 Sep 2016 01:08:00 +0000 30371 at http://specialevents.com What's Renting: Big Rental Companies Share 2016-2017 Decor Trends http://specialevents.com/rental/whats-renting-big-rental-companies-share-2016-2017-decor-trends <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>From the glow of gold to the beat of tribal patterns, from layering to jewel tones, here are some of the top decor trends, according to event rental companies on the 19th annual <em>Special Events </em>&quot;30 Top Rental Companies.&quot;&nbsp;</p> </div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/rental/whats-renting-big-rental-companies-share-2016-2017-decor-trends" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/rental/whats-renting-big-rental-companies-share-2016-2017-decor-trends#comments Photo Galleries Rental Tue, 06 Sep 2016 08:57:00 +0000 30311 at http://specialevents.com What's Next for Event Rental? Insights from the 19th Annual Special Events "30 Top Rental Companies" http://specialevents.com/rental/whats-next-event-rental-insights-19th-annual-special-events-30-top-rental-companies <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>For nearly 20 years, <em>Special Events</em> has tapped the biggest event rental companies in the business to see what is trending in inventory and the business as a whole. The full story will run in our Fall 2016 issue, but here are some quick takes:</p> <p>&nbsp;</p></div> <p><a href="http://specialevents.com/rental/whats-next-event-rental-insights-19th-annual-special-events-30-top-rental-companies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/rental/whats-next-event-rental-insights-19th-annual-special-events-30-top-rental-companies#comments Rental The Special Event Show Mon, 05 Sep 2016 21:13:00 +0000 30301 at http://specialevents.com <p>An elegant event from Marquee Event Group, based in Austin, Texas.</p> Jerry Hayes Photography