There’s nothing worse than showing up for a tradeshow and realizing you forgot something you need.  Showing up prepared also makes it easier to make friends right from the beginning because you can let them borrow your supplies! The following is a list of items that are easy to forget on your way out the door to capture those leads. Some may be lifesavers and others just make the experience more enjoyable.

Booth Items:

  • SignageSenopsys Tradeshow
  • Promo Items
  • Business Cards
  • Business Card Holders
  • Giveaways
  • Containers to hold your giveaways
  • Bowl for Business Cards
  • Name Tags
  • Table Linens
  • Presentation/Video/Media

Office Supplies:

  • Pens/Pencils
  • Scissors
  • Sharpies
  • Notepads & Post Its
  • Rubber Bands
  • Paper Clips
  • Stapler
  • Tape


  • Computer/TV/iPad
  • Computer/iPad Charger
  • Appropriate Cords to Connect Computer to TV/Monitor
  • Extension Cords


  • Safety Pins
  • Straight Pins
  • Snacks
  • Gum/Breath Mints
  • Hand Sanitizer
  • Wire or String
  • Zip Ties
  • Back up Shoes if you are Wearing Heels
  • Photos of Your Assembled Booth
  • First Aid Kit