Introducing Visiontron PRIME: Conventional Posts & Ropes

Conventional posts and ropes in a hotel lobby

Conventional posts and ropes are what many people think of when they hear the word “stanchion.” This classic form of crowd control is most often found in theaters, hotels, casinos, convention centers, sports facilities, bars, and restaurants – to name just a few places. In any indoor application, posts and ropes can work in place… Read More

Visiontron PRIME: Retracta-Belt PRIME Single Line Post

Retracta-Belt PRIME Single Line Post Flier

Last month, we announced the addition of the brand new Visiontron PRIME products to our extensive line of crowd control equipment. This was an exciting launch for us, because we understand that sometimes it just isn’t feasible to splurge for top-of-the-line stanchions and other crowd control. Many of our clients want to purchase economy equipment,… Read More

Introducing The Visiontron PRIME Crowd Control Line

Retracta-Belt PRIME Base Flier

We’re proud to announce that we are one of few select vendors carrying the brand new Visiontron PRIME economy crowd control line. Visiontron Prime includes Retracta-Belt® PRIME stanchions, weatherproof outdoor stanchions, wall mounts, signage, and PRIME Conventional Post and ropes. Visiontron President, Joseph Torsiello, stated that “Using our experience as a trusted manufacturer for nearly… Read More

OSHA Safety Guidelines for Black Friday Promotions

We’re down to the wire here.  Black Friday is less than 48 hours away. While it may be too late to purchase equipment, there’s plenty you can do to be sure your store is ready. In an effort to stress the importance of safety on Black Friday, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has… Read More

The Countdown Begins: 10 Days Until Black Friday

The National Retail Federation (NRF) speculates that this year, 140 million people will be shopping during Thanksgiving weekend. About 24% (33 million people) said they plan to shop on Thanksgiving day, 69% (97 million people) on Black Friday, 44% (61 million people) on Saturday, and 24% (34 million people) on Sunday. The overlap appears because… Read More

Post-N-Panel Crowd Control – The Ultimate Queueing Solution

What if we told you there’s a way to create an effective, attractive queueing system, provide privacy and security, advertise a message prominently, and improve wayfinding all with one system? We’re telling you that. With Post-N-Panel crowd control, you get the benefits provided by security barricades, stanchions, and stand-alone signage, all in one cohesive setup…. Read More

Renting vs. Buying: Everything You Need to Know

As Black Friday approaches, you’re starting to think about crowd control equipment. Do you have it? Do you need it? Do you need to get more, or replace some of the equipment?   A lot of our clients call to inquire about renting equipment. They see traffic increase exponentially at this time of year, so… Read More

5 Negative Emotions Produced by Long Lines

1.) Stress People are busy. Make them wait longer than they feel they should, and their stress level will rise quickly. 2.) Boredom If you have nothing to keep your customers occupied while they wait, chances are, they’ll start feeling bored. When you’re bored, perceived time multiplies exponentially. In other words, they may only wait… Read More

Waiting for the iPhone 5S – Why?

It’s pretty much all I’ve heard and read about this week. The new iPhone, available in two different models, the 5s, which is the top tier model, and the 5c, which is essentially the economy version. With news of the phone has also come news about the hype surrounding it. You know what I’m talking… Read More

7 Tips for a Safer, Smarter Black Friday Sale

During a Black Friday promotion at Walmart four years ago, a massive group of people anxious to seize the one-day deals, turned this aptly-named day truly dark for one 34-year-old seasonal worker. The man was one of few employees pushing back against hundreds outside. As the crowd shattered the glass doors and ran for their… Read More