Promotivation Sourcing Ltd and Industry Buzz Ltd (owners of Sourcing Machine according to their website) have gone into liquidation. Both companies list Andrew Larter as a company director.
The newly formed Promotional Supplier Partnership will be at the The Village Hotel, Centennial Park, Centennial Avenue, Elstree WD6 3SB between 10am to 4pm on Wednesday 22nd March. Lunch and tea & coffee will be supplied throughout the day.
A completely new Sourcing City 5 has arrived. Some of the new features include; faster searching, easier filtering, express products search, mobile friendly, crisp & clean layout and Image Search (coming April 2017).
Merchandise World will take place for professional distributors in Late January/Early February 2018 at a venue in the Midlands. (Note: MW17 will also take place at Stoneleigh, Warwickshire this September 2017).
A completely new Sourcing City has arrived. Whether an experienced Sourcing City User, or someone who just wants to see what the site can do, please contact us to book a Free Demonstration.
As a result of strong survey feedback and a 39% participation, we now consider that we have a mandate from members/customers. We are therefore pleased to announce that Merchandise World will take place for professional distributors in Late January/Early February 2018 at a venue in the Midlands. (Note: MW17 will also take place at Stoneleigh, Warwickshire this September 2017).
Sourcing City held their SC Award Winners Lunch at the Michelin Star restaurant, Nathan Outlaw at The Capital Hotel on Friday 24th February 2017.
Merchandise World (A BPMA and Sourcing City event) recently carried out a survey of their members and customers. The results provided some interesting feedback which can be read below.
The Promotional Supplier Partnership is a new select group of leading Trade Exclusive suppliers, incorporating all product areas, joining together to share their extensive knowledge, product ideas, expertise and of course enthusiasm to help support and push a distributors business further.
The BPMA are organising a summer dinner for members north of the border to take place on June 22nd. The venue is a top quality entertainment centre in the centre of Glasgow with live music and a casino and nightclub too for the more adventurous.
It is with great sadness and shock that we announce the death of Jeff Workman – Resource Gift Solutions Ltd. Jeff had not been ill and was very much in the prime of his life. Many of you will have known Jeff as he had been in the industry for over 20 years – starting as Trade Sales Manager with Brunel Promotions in Bristol.
Visitors looking for innovations from the promotional products industry at the leading international trade show for promotional products were spoilt for choice in Düsseldorf from 10 to 12 January 2017. Here a total of 50 product premieres were presented as part of the PSI FIRST Club 2017.
The Promotional Showcase presents one of the best opportunities to meet the key suppliers of promotional products and services as it visits various venues throughout the UK.
Merchandise World are delighted to say that the event (this coming September 2017) is proving to be very popular based on bookings and visitor interest. Now, the BPMA and Sourcing City are looking to the future, and are very interested to hear the views of their collective members/customers in an eight question survey.
The City Suite is available for the free exclusive use of Sourcing City Purple Club members. The soundproofed meeting room is located at the Sourcing City HQ in Farnborough, Hampshire, and can be arranged as a 18 seat boardroom table, or a in a 30 seat theatre style.
Earlier this week the latest recruits at The Cotton Textile Company and Simple Sourcing combined their Promotional Office software training course in the City Suite at Sourcing City HQ in Farnborough.
Customer Focus (owners of PPExpo – formerly the Trade Only Show) have announced that PPE will become Resellex (The Reseller Expo) next year. Resellex will be held at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry and run over 3 days from Sunday 14th January to Tuesday 16th January 2018.
Over two thousand visitors attended the PPExpo at Ricoh Arena, Coventry on 25th and 26th January 2017. The show, organised by Customer Focus, was running for its eleventh year and featured 200+ exhibitors.