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1.    What was your first job in the industry?   I joined Reed Exhibitions back in the early 90s as a very young Sales Executive selling stand space on the Environmental Technology Show and after a couple of stints ended up as h...

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Going green

Identified as a key event trend by ICE research recently, sustainability has been a matter of growing importance. There’s no doubt that it has now has reached the public consciousness and is a matter of national concern and debate.  Eve...

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Showlite win contract to deliver full event services for Passenger Terminal Expo 2019

The world’s leading international airport conference and exhibition lands in London in 2019 for the 25th event and leading exhibition contractor Showlite are delighted to announce they have won the contract to provide full event services includ...

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Under the Spotlight with Mirabelle Chatterjee, Ops Director & Legend of the Industry

1. What was your first job in the industry?   My first job in the industry was with Cahners Exhibitions in Twickenham.  I started as an Exhibition Assistant and slowly worked my way through the ranks over the years   2. Wha...

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Sizing up your creative options

In spite of the many nuts and bolts involved, it's worth remembering that making any exhibition presence, from the smallest to the largest, is a creative enterprise, and perhaps the 'amount' of creativity you bring to bear on the project...

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CASE STUDY: Mafka exhibition stand - Food & Drink Expo, 16-18 April 2018, NEC, Birmingham

MAFKA is a major player in the Russian grocery market and wanted to use their presence at Food & Drink Expo to showcase their brand and products to a European audience. Showlite tendered for the contract and were appointed to design and build a c...

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