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Product Launch Event – From Roadmap to Release

No matter the line of product or services you deal with, launching the new is an exciting moment for your company. This is where you showcase your latest products and services under the right light, build hype around it, and even acquire new customers right from the event. A well-planned and executed product launch event can generate market buzz, create a positive brand image and attract new customers in the days to come. 

In this article, we discuss some crucial factors to keep in mind during a product launch event.

Invite the right audience

Product launch events should be built around a select group of audience. The first is your customer base and followers and second are those who can help promote your product such as the media, influencers, bloggers or industry experts. Both segments play a huge part in spreading word about your new product and making the event a success. Keep media kits, pamphlets and goody bags ready for your audience to take along.

Select an apt venue

Choose a venue that aligns with your product and brand image. Consider the venue’s location, ease of access, seating capacity and technical capabilities. An outdoor garden or hotel courtyard can accommodate large crowds while providing space for live performances and product demonstrations. When launching a luxury product, choose a prestigious and elegant venue such as a luxury hotel to maintain the status and style.

Perfectly date and time your event

Date and time play a critical role in the success of a new product launch strategy.  Picking a date when the target audience is most available increases the number of potential customers who can witness the product launch. Similarly, a well-timed event can attract wide media and press attention, leading to increased publicity and amplified reach.

Start a countdown

As important as your actual event is, it’s the anticipation you build beforehand that sets the foundation for its success. A countdown to an event generates a lot of excitement and keeps your audience eagerly waiting for the launch. Some teaser ads and social media feeds/ stories can keep the excitement ongoing.

Educate and inform

Product launch events put your products on display and offer attendees a firsthand look at new releases. This is your opportunity to demonstrate how your product works, and how it benefits users in their personal or professional life. 

Hence, the event must be informative and useful.  Arranging live demos and hands-on playtime let your attendees interact and immerse themselves with the product.  This’ll get the audience excited and talking about your brand in the market. 

An element of entertainment

Undoubtedly, your product launch event should be informative. But you should also incorporate an element of fun to make it interesting and memorable. A schedule of band performances, fashion shows, and dance shows will fill the air with excitement and get your audience looking out for more.

By carefully considering the factors mentioned above, a company can increase the chances of a successful and impactful product launch.

At LighTech, a trusted event production company, we can take care of stage creation, presentation screens, lighting, music systems and everything in between to mesmerize your audience throughout the event. Our objective is to organize the most memorable events for our clients, whom we consider our number one priority. Our team leaves no stone unturned in setting up your events for success.