Sign in or Register | Newsletter
 
 
Register today to receive each issue absolutely FREE!




Martin Clarke, NEC marketing director talks appreciation,...

From a chance seaside find, Neptunus MD April Trasler, tells EN how...

Richard Mann, market development director at the NEC asks who owns...

Exhibition News March 2015
March 2015

Showmans Show enters the green zone
posted on: 15/8/2012 09:40:08
Showmans Show

This year’s Showman’s Show will feature a new sustainability area as part of efforts to better showcase products and solutions in that sector.
 
The outdoor events industry trade show returns to the Newbury Showground in Berkshire on 17 and 18 October. The new Green Innovations Zone is being organised by The Green Festival Alliance, a group of promoters and suppliers committed to acting on climate change formed in January. 
 
The area will bring together a range of sustainable suppliers from across the country to promote their products and services including waste management, power generation, consumables, structures, water provision and materials.
 
“If there was ever a time when climate, weather and sustainability were on the agenda in the events industry, it’s now,” Green Festival Alliance spokesperson Chris Johnson said. “All the suppliers in this new zone deliver professional solutions with massively reduced environmental impacts. This is the way the industry needs to go to keep up with the challenge we all face.”
 
A number of new exhibitors are also booked to attend  this year including Suitehuts, alongside familiar faces such as Sunbaba, which is celebrating its 25th year in business. The Inch Perfect Trials Display team will also perform motorbike stunts at the show for the first time.
 
The event’s organiser Lance Show and Publications said this year’s Showman’s Show will close a remarkable season for outdoor events in the UK stretching from the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee and the London 2012 Olympics.
 
The company said it hopes to capitalise on the energy and enthusiasm generated as a result and help event industry suppliers plan fornext year’s challenges.
 
Got a story for Exhibition News? Email us: exhibitionnews@mashmedia.net


Print:
Email:
Share article:

COMMENTS
Would you like to Leave a Comment?

LATEST NEWS
Sharp visitor rise for RBTE 2015
posted on: 30/3/2015 15:34:40
Legend Exhibitions has reported a sharp rise in visitors at this year’s Retail Business Technology Expo (RBTE), held at Olympia London alongside the inaugural Retail Design Expo.

Paul Stoddart joins Capita Travel and Events
posted on: 30/3/2015 14:54:59
Multi-specialist travel, accommodation and events firm Capita Travel and Events has appointed Paul Stoddart to the new board position of director of meetings and events.

Barbican to host Event Photography Awards 2015
posted on: 30/3/2015 14:38:28
The Event Photography Awards 2015 is gearing up for its second year, celebrating clever capturing of experiences and moments at all types of events.

Organiser Clarion Events has announced the acquisition of Internet Retail Events Ltd from SJP Business Media.

The Department for Culture Media and Sport (DCMS) has proposed forming a Business Visits & Events board, comprising industry representation with government departments and agencies.