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


Sales Executive
Midlands

Sales & Project Manager
South East

Head of Shows Operations
Central, London

Sales Director
Central, London



Ian Taylor, NEC venue sales director offers some essential insight to...

EN catches up with Eventsforce CEO George Sirius as the event...

EN speaks to graphic design film industry specialists, What is Bobo,...

Exhibition News January 2015
January 2015

EasyFairs announces new Business North West dates
posted on: 20/9/2010 10:10:26
easyfairs

EasyFairs has confirmed its newly-acquired Business North West show has been rescheduled for 4-5 May 2011 at Manchester Central.

Easyfairs purchased Nationwide Media Group’s assets including its three major business shows
– Business North West, Business Midlands and Business Yorkshire – from the default company’s liquidators, FA Simms, last week.

At the time, its MD, Matt Benyon, said the exhibitions were a good fit with EasyFairs’ “time and cost effective” model. As a result of the deal, all Nationwide shows were expected to postponed.

Business North West was initially scheduled from 27-28 October at Manchester Central. The future of the event and its paid-up exhibitors moved into the spotlight after Nationwide Media Group was forced to call in liquidators earlier this month. EN understands up to £270,000 in deposits had already been paid by exhibitors for the event prior to FA Simms being appointed.

EasyFairs also told EN the Business Midlands show, which was due to be held on 3-4 November at Ricoh Arena, will be postponed until May next year. Specific dates have not yet been confirmed.

“We have postponed until May in order to more confidently deliver the visitor audience that exhibitors expect,” an EasyFairs spokesperson told EN.

The Business Yorkshire business-to-business exhibition was due to run 24-25 November at Doncaster Racecourse. A fourth Business West of England event, at the UWE Exhibition and Conference Centre, was also planned for 10-11 November.

The EasyFairs spokesperson confirmed Business Yorkshire and Business West of England are planned to take place “as soon as the market is ready”.


Print:
Email:
Share article:

COMMENTS
Would you like to Leave a Comment?

LATEST NEWS
ACC Liverpool has hired two new recruits ahead of the opening of Exhibition Centre Liverpool.

Consumer travel exhibition brand, Destinations: The Holiday & Travel Show is gearing up to host more than 350 exhibitors when it relocates to Olympia London this month.

New recruits for Guidebook
posted on: 27/1/2015 11:11:36
Mobile event app building and publishing platform Guidebook has expanded its team with the appointment of Isabel Yap and Katie Williams.

Event planning and production agency mclcreate has announced the launch of a new Delegate and Event Management division along with two new recruits.

Costs spiralling at new AECC venue?
posted on: 26/1/2015 15:52:17
A member of the Scottish parliament has raised the alarm over soaring costs at a planned convention centre.