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January 12th, 2012

For a radio station or news outlet getting the inside scoop or setting up for a remote broadcast, there’s a lot to worry about.  With all of the equipment, cameras and reporters that need to be in place, the last thing you want to worry about is your pop up … Continue reading “Stand Out at Your Next Remote”

January 10th, 2012

We know we tell you how important it is to protect your shade canopy from the elements. Gusty winds, torrential downpours and snow can all leave their mark on your canopy. But after a happy customer recently wrote in to tell us just what his shade canopy put up with, … Continue reading “Neither Rain Nor Sleet Can Stop the StarShade”

January 6th, 2012

If there’s one thing that has the power to break families apart, ruin friendships and drive any rational person into a frenzy, it’s college athletics. With all the academics, clubs and sports teams, students and alumni grow pretty attached to their school. What better way to show this spirit than … Continue reading “Show Yours Colors the KD Kanopy Way”

January 4th, 2012

Winter might be taking hold in most parts of the country, but for parks and recreation departments, it’s never too early to plan for the coming spring. Every year, cities host local concerts, sporting events, festivals – you name it – and the parks and recreation department is likely to … Continue reading “Pop Up Canopies for Parks & Rec Departments”

January 2nd, 2012

With 2011 behind us, it’s time for the age old tradition of making ourselves promises we hope to keep for the following year. This time, forget about “eat less ice cream” or “learn to parallel park.” KD Kanopy has a few ideas for you, your business and your pop up … Continue reading “New Year’s Resolutions Your Pop Up Canopy Can Stand For”

December 28th, 2011

At KD Kanopy, we know a thing or two about making intuitive and visually appealing pop up canopies. After being in the business for over 20 years, we know just what it takes to make a canopy easy to use and able to stand the stresses of use.

December 26th, 2011

After nearly 26 years in business, we’ve encountered a few customers who really really liked our pop up and custom canopies. Sometimes, they even like our products so much that they take the time to write and tell us. That’s exactly what John Flaschner of Massage Envy in Jacksonville, Florida … Continue reading “A Pop Up Canopy as Diverse as You Are”

December 21st, 2011

If you’re investing in a custom canopy for your business, team or just personal use, we’re going to bet that you want it done right. That place that misspelled your name so your tent says pizza with one “z”? That’s not us.

December 19th, 2011

It’s hard to miss a KD Kanopy StarTwin with its massive 685 square feet of coverage. It’d be even harder to miss a StarTwin custom canopy with digital printing.

December 15th, 2011

Not all canopies were created equal. And whoever told you they were had obviously never seen KD Kanopy’s StarShade. Your next wedding, banquet or any other outdoor gathering just got a whole lot cooler this year.

December 13th, 2011

With the holidays just around the corner, KD Kanopy has an idea (or three) on what should go under your tree. Looking for pop up canopies to promote your business? Or a shade canopy to keep the team cool next summer? Whatever the case, KD Kanopy has the tools to … Continue reading “‘Tis the Season for Canopies”

December 9th, 2011

At KD Kanopy, we know just how important time can be to our customers. At a tradeshow, festival or art show, setting up multiple pop up canopies can sometimes be a headache. You want the best spot with the most exposure, but how can you make that happen? With a … Continue reading “Easy as Pie: Using Your Pop Up Canopy”

December 7th, 2011

Holiday shopping can be difficult. What do you get for the person who has everything? Or that always picky person? Well, KD Kanopy has a few ideas. Whether it’s for your favorite sports tailgater, your up-and-coming artist or your own small business, we’ve got a few gifts that will make … Continue reading “Holiday Shopping the KD Kanopy Way”

December 5th, 2011

With winter weather just around the corner, you might not be getting much outdoor use of your shade canopy at the moment. Your custom canopy made the rounds to all the major tournaments and big games this past season and held up well, but now it might be time to … Continue reading “Show the Love: Taking Care of Your Pop Up Canopy this Winter”

December 1st, 2011

If you ever drive down a street filled with fast food restaurants or car dealers, you might see their custom signage trying to catch your attention. And since we’re talking about those signs right here, they’ve clearly caught your attention. KD Kanopy has been making custom pop up canopies and … Continue reading “It’s Ok to be a Showoff: the KD Kanopy Custom Teardrop Banner”

November 28th, 2011

While Thanksgiving might have come and gone already, we at KD Kanopy are still in the thankful mood – especially after seeing this video from our friends (and customers) at Choonimals.

November 23rd, 2011

It’s not every day that you can be ready for your event in less than 30 seconds. Unless you own a PartyShade, we mean. With two people and 30 seconds, your PartyShade and your whole gathering will be ready to go. Don’t believe us? We’ve got a video for that.

November 21st, 2011

With screen and digital printing, side panels, rail curtains and table covers, KD Kanopy knows a thing or five about making your custom canopy. While we make the screen and digital processing an easy one (heck, we do all the work ourselves in house), installing side panels or rail curtains … Continue reading “How To: Accessorizing your Pop Up Canopy”

November 17th, 2011

So, you want to customize your pop up canopy. Aside from the obvious aesthetics benefits, a custom canopy can be a big help to your branding. With both digital and screen printing options, how will you know which type of printing will work best for your shade canopy? We’ve already … Continue reading “Know Your Custom Canopy: Digital Printing”

November 15th, 2011

If you look through our website enough, you might notice that most of our custom canopies are available with screen printing. What exactly is screen printing?