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2018 Greetings, licensing & stationery trade show exhibition dates


Hong Kong International Stationery Fair January 8-11
Asia’s key event for stationery, organised by HKTDC & Messe Frankfurt
Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre, Wanchai
Hong Kong
www.hktdc.com/fair/hkstationeryfair

Harrogate Christmas & Gift – January 14-17
First gift and greetings fair of the year, organised by Harrogate Christmas & Gift.
Harrogate Convention Centre
United Kingdom
www.harrogatefair.com

Giving & Living – January 14-17
Gift &home with more coast than anyone else, organised by Hale Events.
Westpoint Exhibition Centre, Exeter
United Kingdom
www.givingliving.co.uk

Top Drawer Spring – January 14-16
Retail trade event for creative lifestyle buyers, organised by Clarion Events.
Olympia, London
United Kingdom
www.topdrawer.co.uk

Scotland’s Trade Fair Spring – January 21-22
Biggest greetings & gift fair in Scotland, organised by Springboard Events.
Scottish Exhibition Centre, Glasgow
United Kingdom
www.scotlandstradefairs.co.uk/spring/

Paperworld – January 27-30
With Creativeworld, Christmasworld, Floradecora
International trade fair for stationery, offices supplies & writing instruments, organised by Messe Frankfurt
Frankfurt Am Main
Germany
www.paperworld.messefrankfurt.com

Spring Fair – February 4-8
Volume halls open February 3
The UK’s largest gift & greetings trade fair, organised by Ascential Events
National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham
United Kingdom
www.springfair.com

March 2018


April 2018

British Craft Trade Fair – April 8-10
Trade-only showcase for exclusively British & Irish designer-makers, organised by PSM Ltd
Great Yorkshire Showground, Harrogate
United Kingdom
www.bctf.co.uk

London Stationery Show – April 24-25
Trade show serving the stationery industry, organised by Ocean Media
Business Design Centre, London
United Kingdom
www.stationeryshow.co.uk

May 2018

Pulse – May 13-15
Retail trade event for creative lifestyle buyers, organised by Clarion Events.
Olympia, London
www.pulse-london.com

National Stationery Show – May 20-23
Stationery, distinctive gifts & creative pursuits, organised by Emerald Expositions
Javits Center, New York
United States
www.nationalstationeryshow.com

Licensing Expo – May 22-24
World’s largest licensing trade show, organised by UBM.
Mandalay Bay Convention Center, Las Vegas
United States
www.licensingexpo.com

June 2018

PG Live – June 5-6
Specialist greetings card trade show, organised by Max Exhibitions
Business Design Centre, London
United Kingdom
www.progressivegreetingslive.com

New Designers Part 1 – June 27-30
The exhibition for emerging design, organised by Upper Street Events
Business Design Centre, London
United Kingdom
www.newdesigners.com

July 2018

New Designers Part 2 – July 4-7
The exhibition for emerging design, organised by Upper Street Events
Business Design Centre, London
United Kingdom
www.newdesigners.com

Home & Gift Buyers’ Festival – July 15-18
Summer setting for autumn & winter buying, organised by Clarion Events.
Harrogate Convention Centre
United Kingdom
www.homeandgift.co.uk

August 2018


September 2018

Autumn Fair – September 2-5
Volume halls open September 1
The UK’s largest gift & greetings trade fair of the season, organised by Ascential Events
National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham
United Kingdom
www.autumnfair.com

Top Drawer Autumn – September 9-11
Retail trade event for creative lifestyle buyers, organised by Clarion Events.
Olympia, London
United Kingdom
www.topdrawer.co.uk

Glee – September 10-12
Leading garden & outdoor living trade show, organised by Ascential Events.
National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham
United Kingdom
www.gleebirmingham.com

Scotland’s Trade Fair Autumn – September 16-17
Biggest greetings & gift fair in Scotland, organised by Springboard Events.
Scottish Exhibition Centre, Glasgow
United Kingdom
www.scotlandstradefairs.co.uk/autumn/

October 2018

Manchester Stationery Show – October 2-3
Trade show serving the stationery industry, organised by Ocean Media
Victoria Warehouse, Manchester
United Kingdom
http://www.stationeryshow.co.uk

Insights-X – October 4-5
Trade fair for paper, office supplies and stationery organised by Spielwarenmesse eG.
Exhibition Center Nuremberg
Germany
www.insights-x.com

Brand Licensing Europe – October 9-11
Europe’s largest licensing trade show, organised by UBM.
Olympia, London
United Kingdom
www.brandlicensing.eu

Mega Show Part 1 – October 20-23
With Asian Gifts & Premiums Show; Asian Giftware & Packaging Show; Asian Festive, Christmas & Seasonal Show; Design Studio
Global sourcing show in Asia, organised by Idea Trade.
Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre, Wanchai
Hong Kong
www.mega-show.com

Mega Show Part 2 – October 27-29
With Asian Giftware & Fashion Accessories Show; Asian Stationery Show
Global sourcing show in Asia, organised by Idea Trade.
Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre, Wanchai
Hong Kong
www.mega-show.com


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