A fun history of basic advertising

Written by Business magazine. Posted in Floor sign holder, Literature holders, Signs for glass doors

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People have been inventing new and exciting ways to advertise for over a century now. Of course, advertising has been going on since the dawn of civilization but it’s really only in the last fifty to one hundred years this it’s been put down to an exact and perfected science. In 1900, if you had a new product or service idea, you were limited by the area in which you lived, the amount of money you had, who you knew and the speed of life which, at the time, was much slower than it is now. In other words, beyond signs held by a simple pedestal sign holder and handwritten signs on the side of the road, you were pretty stuck. The most effective types of advertisements were things like deli signs, retai