Sign in or Register
 
 
Exhibition News Race Day
Register today to receive each issue absolutely FREE!


Business Development Manager
London

Head of Sales and Events
Harrogate International Centre

Event Manager
Nottingham

Sales Executive
London



Food show win spurs HIC Yorkshire's plans for growth...

Lewis Field, head of design at exhibition stand builder Nimlok...

The Old Granada Studios in Manchester have been revamped into an...

Exhibition News September 2014
September 2014

JP debuts first LovePets Scotland exhibition
posted on: 8/9/2011 10:29:34
lovepets scotland

JP Events and Exhibitions has turned its attention to its second English pets exhibition following the successful Scottish launch this month.
 
The LovePets show was held from 3 to 4 September at The Royal Highland Centre in Edinburgh and attracted 5,000 visitors, the organiser claimed. JP MD Mike Schwarz said 70 exhibitors participated ranging from small charitable organisations to commercial pet businesses.
 
The highlight of the show was the 50 different types of animals on view including dogs, cats and owls, Schwarz said. Also on the agenda were star performances from Britain’s Got Talent’s favoured canines Kate and Gin.
 
LovePets is one of several shows debuts this year by JP in conjunction with
The Scotsman newspaper. The organiser launched the new Outdoor Pursuits Scotland event in April and the Yorkshire Food and Drink Show in July. The English edition of LovePets will be held at the Exec Peterborough from 29 to 30 October.
 
According to Schwarz, advanced ticket sales online increased dramatically in the final few days before the event.
 
“They say never work with animals and children, but at LovePets Scotland we had both in abundance and all went according to plan,” he claimed. “The broad range of arena acts and presentations were packed on both days. Exhibitors reported doing good business and initial visitor feedback is very positive.”
 
Got a news story for EN? Email us: exhibitionnews@mashmedia.net


Print:
Email:
Share article:

COMMENTS
Would you like to Leave a Comment?

LATEST NEWS
Reed Exhibitions has appointed Chet Burchett as chief executive officer, effective January 2015.

Record attendance at Insomnia52 gaming event
posted on: 2/9/2014 10:20:13
More than 30,000 people, a best ever for the event, visited the UK’s largest gaming festival at the Ricoh Arena.

Scotland’s Trade Fair Spring is anticipating 450 exhibitors for its next exhibition in January 2015.

Organiser of the inaugural The Venue Expo, UKFE, has announced the 2015 edition of the show is to relocate to the Exhibition Centre Liverpool.

A team of Business Design Centre (BDC) staff has raised more than £29,000 for the charity Islington Giving after a six-day bike ride from Newcastle to the north London venue.