Industry Events

BPMA award winners announced

The winners of the annual British Promotional Merchandise Association Awards have been announced. The annual awards dinner took place at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry on Wednesday, February 12 and was attended by 450 suppliers and distributors. Following the welcome drinks, the dinner began with a speech from the BPMA …

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Record numbers attend Merchandise World

The organisers of Merchandise World have reported that a record 1,599 distributor visitors attended the exhibition on Wednesday, February 12 and Thursday, February 13. This figure was over 18% up on the exhibition last January. Visitors included distributors from as far afield as Ireland, Scotland, Europe and even the USA. …

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Sportswear Pro Forum announced

Sportswear Pro is fast building momentum, with an expanding line-up of participating exhibitors and official support from AFYDAD, the Spanish Sports Association. The organisers have announced the themes of the educational programme, Sportswear Pro Forum, which will cover four key areas: Wearable tech/ customisation. Sustainability. Digital innovation. On-demand production. Sportswear Pro …

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drupa stages first digital textile printing show

Touchpoint textile is a new show organised by drupa which focuses on digital textile printing applications. The exhibition is providing this forum to reflect the rising significance of digital textile printing and to underline its importance as a driver of innovation and growth in new fields of business for the …

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drupa announces 11 days of vision and inspiration

The exhibition for the print industry drupa, has once again invested in top-class knowledge transfer through its five special forums. The drupa Cube is one of these and this year the slogan of ‘educate, engage, entertain’ has been selected to represent the broad spectrum of content that can be enjoyed. …

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First exhibitors announced for Sign & Digital UK

Sign & Digital UK is expanding the show’s appeal with a range of new and returning exhibitors already confirmed for April 2020. In direct response to the demands of its core audience, the leading signmaking, display solutions and digital printing show will host an exciting range of leading suppliers. First-time …

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Visitors from across the globe attend PSI in Düsseldorf

A total of 16,367 visitors (2019: 17,602) from 81 nations attended this year’s PSI in Düsseldorf, underlining the exhibition’s role as the most important meeting point for the promotional industry. PSI managing director, Michael Freter, said: “PSI is the global melting pot for a whole industry. It moves people, markets …

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Dates announced for The Big Promotional Trade Show

Following on from last year’s success, The Big Promotional Trade Show has expanded the 2020 series of events due to popular demand for its third edition. Showcasing many of the industry’s leading companies, the shows will feature 50 of the top suppliers of promotional merchandise and services from the UK …

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