Due to take place from February 1 – 5 at The NEC, Birmingham, Spring Fair incorporates no less than 300,000 new product launches across 14 different market sectors: Gift; Contemporary Gift; Greetings & Gift; Children’s Gift, Toys & Gadgets; Christmas Gift, Floral & Seasonal Decoration; Gift, Home & Volume; Home; Table & Kitchen; Fashion Jewellery,…

What a great start to 2015. We had a wonderful Great British Markets Awards competition with over eighty entries in the various sections and a sold out One Day Conference to promote further consideration on Mission for Markets. This year we rebranded our market awards to follow the example of the Great British High Street…

1st-3rd February 2015, The West Hall, Olympia: Fashion, music and lifestyle collide as LondonEdge hits the capital to start their not so sweet 16th year in style. With 150 exhibitors from all round the globe, hosting over 250 collections, the alternative lifestyle trade show returns, rewired & boasting a new venue as you’ve never seen…

On 1st – 2nd March, Olympia will host the Spring edition of the Off-Price Show. The event is known for showcasing the best deals in the fashion wholesale market. Visitors to the event are trade buyers of all size who come to order ladies’, men’s and children’s fashion, accessories and footwear. Subjects relevant to all…

With budgets and time getting ever tighter, as well as increasing legislation about how to manage markets, wouldn’t it be great if you could start the New Year off with a new, simple, easy to use piece of software which could help you manage all of this? The team at Bizaar is excited to announce…

Are you a budding entrepreneur who could take advantage of a special offer at Spilsby, Horncastle or Louth market this summer?  Starting during Love Your Local Markets Fortnight (May 13-27) East Lindsey District Council will offer up to 12 budding entrepreneurs the chance to benefit from free Public Liability Insurance for 12 market days each…

Traders at Durham’s Market Hall have swapped their stalls for the studio, replacing the backdrop of the Victorian Hall for a ‘green screen’ to create an animated introduction to all the Market has to offer. All 55 traders located in Durham Market Hall stepped in front of the camera presenting their products to create an…

East Herts Council are celebrating British Breakfast week at Hertford Market on Saturday 31st January with a gift voucher for all their traders giving them £2 off of a breakfast served at the market local café, The Hertford café. Café owner Adem will serve up breakfast throughout the morning or provide a take away for…

It’s a record!  Ashton Indoor Market’s popular indoor sweet and confectionary stall, Suzy’s Sweets has announced record Christmas trading figures. After four years in the indoor market hall, Christmas 2014 proved to be the best yet for Suzy who has also recently introduced a ‘candy cart’ to her stall which can be hired out full…