There are a few things one should know about literature stands before purchasing one. Taking some time to learn what is available before buying will help to make sure the stand will be the right fit for the need. Display devices come in a variety of sizes, styles, and finishes, so there is a large assortment to choose form. They are also available in a wide range of pricing.
These devices have so many different functions that it is necessary for manufacturers to offer them in various shapes and sizes. Knowing what the potential use of the item will be determines what size or design the buyer is looking for. For example, a retailer who sells a large amount of reading material will be interested in large racks. Often, a different device is used to organize different kinds of reading material by category. Table top styles are available that can be used for displays on counter tops to display fliers or brochures. They are also used at trade shows to enhance a booth exhibit.
Using this type of display unit offers a number of pluses. One benefit is that when literature such as magazines, brochures, and catalogs are set out for display the unit keeps everything upright and accessible. They are very commonly used in medical office waiting rooms and banks. These units are also very popular with people who use trade shows to entice potential customers.
The portability of the literature stands is very high due to the ability to install and collapse the units in minutes. Racks are designed with anywhere from three pocket to more than ten, depending on the customers need. They are also available in styles that fold, pop up, set on table tops, or are free standing.
Take into consideration the weight and portability of the stand. It will make a difference when travelling with the stand if it meets airline weight and size limitations. If the stand will be transported by car, making sure that it folds to a manageable size will be important as well. It should also be convenient for a single person to set up and take down.
The portable folding literature racks come as light as four pounds. Most of them have their own carrying cases that are included in the cost, but it is a good idea to check to be sure. For the heavier stands, wheeled cases makes moving them easier. Because they do not require waiting to use a dolly, set up at trade shows is quicker.
Some of the larger units can be as tall as the average person, yet rarely weigh more than ten pounds. Also, because the units can be folded, the are simple to store when they are not being used. Again they are very manageable and can be accommodated in smaller spaces.
When shopping for literature stands, it will be important to make certain the intended use of the device is understood. This will assist one in choosing the appropriate style and size. The next step should be to do some price comparisons between the different retailers who offer them for sale will allow the purchaser to get the most for their money.