How To Use Balloon Scraps During The Shortage

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There’s gold in them thar balloon scraps, as the transportation bottleneck is creating a balloon shortage. I’m finding myself using more and more balloon scraps because most of the colors I wanted were out of stock the last time I ordered. Things I’ve learned Not all balloon animals need a body Reflex, chorme, neon, and … Read more

Fox’s Restaurant Announce Balloon Artist is Back!

Fox Restaurant Kids Night - Balloon Enterainment

Orland Hills, IL, November 10, 2021 – After an 18-month hiatus due to COVID, Fox’s Pizza and Irish Pub and Fox’s on Wolf have brought back balloon entertainment to its Orland Park and Mokena location. Magical Balloon-dude Dale, a restaurant balloon entertainer will be delighting families at both locations. 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM on … Read more

The External Factors Slowing Down Park Districts From Booking Events

Park District balloon entertainment

Businesses all around the country are frustrated as COVID regulations are still making planning events difficult to impossible. Let’s look at the park district, for example. Each year recreation supervisors select field trips for summer campers. These internal and external events bring hundreds of school kids together to share, learn, and have fun. Along comes … Read more

How To Grow A Balloon Business

Grow your balloon business

The other day I was scrolling through Facebook, and I came across a blog post. The entertainer asked for advice on how to grow their balloon business when faced with competing companies offering a similar service? A common theme read through most replies is keeping your prices competitive, not giving it away, valuing your work, … Read more

How To Use A Backdrop In A Balloon Display

Balloon Decor by Gabby Volboy

2 Today, I will look at buying, installing, and showing you resources to purchase decorative backdrops for those seeking to improve their balloon decor with backdrops. The day starts with Mary daydreaming about her living room. She envisions a cartoon theme display for her child’s upcoming birthday party that can be used as a backdrop … Read more

How To Raise Prices On Repeat Customers

Balloon sales, price increase as you need to raise prices on past clients

How do you handle raising prices on repeat customers that you’ve previously charged a lower rate? Early in my career, I consider using a low price strategy to capture the market, but after hearing a story from my dad, I changed my mind. My father’s colleague’s wife, Sarah, opened a beauty salon, and her goal … Read more

3 Solutions For Transporting Balloons You Need To Know

Cheap way to transport balloon for balloon decorating

Years ago, a local banquet hall hired me to entertain families visiting Santa. The banquet manager is looking to avoid long lines of kids waiting for a balloon animal. Instead, the manager requested that I premake the balloon animals and hand them out at the event. It sounds like an easy job. The day before … Read more

12 Steps On How To Liquated and Sell-Off Balloon Inventory and Equipment

Balloon Store Going Out of Busines - Things you need to do when liquidating a balloon shop

I’m NOT going out of business, but there are balloon businesses who have to liquated and sell-off balloon inventory and equipment because of COVID, government regulations, and the economy. These balloon entertainment and decorating companies are now facing a new challenge. With that said, I took the liberty to write a blog post showing how … Read more