The doors open to Merchandise World at NAEC Stoneleigh on Tuesday, and this major industry event will run from Tuesday 19th & Wednesday 20th September 2017.

The 200+ exhibitors are looking forward to meeting the teams from the industries professional distributors. Over 300 distributor companies with 600+ visitors are registered to attend, with more anticipated to arrive to register at the door. Once in the hall they walking the wide variety of exhibition stands discovering the current hottest products and suppliers. In addition to this, 800+ appointments have already been made for people to have in depth conversations with numerous suppliers.

Merchandise World has tremendous support from the industry’s distributors and the event will be highly attended by key industry companies.

To register to visit Merchandise World at NAEC Stoneleigh, Warwickshire, CV8 2LG on Tuesday 19th & Wednesday 20th September 2017, or for more information, please go to: 


About Merchandise World

Merchandise World is a unique concept which combines a traditional exhibition, a networking event and optional appointments. The event is for all sales & administration teams, management and directors from invited professional distributor companies from across the UK & Ireland.

Our visitors can choose to see the latest and hottest products from the industry’s top suppliers in a traditional exhibition format, or by appointment in a Conversation Area on an exhibition stand, or on a Conversation Pod. There is no limit on the number of company personnel able to attend from any invited distributor company.

Over 1700 Professional Distributor Companies with approaching 4500 Visitors are invited to Merchandise World, from which over 650 Companies with 2500+ Team Members would be admitted free. The other professional distributors are also able to attend by paid (and potentially refundable) entrance. The Merchandise World Visitor Policy can be viewed at:

The entire UK promotional merchandise market spend is in excess of £950m. Merchandise World has tremendous support from the industry’s professional distributors and the expectation is that the majority of the industry’s top distributors will be attending the event.

Merchandise World is held twice a year in the key seasons: September (The Peak Season) and January (The New Year), which are the perfect times for professional distributors to see new products and to be reminded of top sellers.

Merchandise World is jointly owned by the BPMA and Sourcing City following the merger of The BPMA Show and Sourcing City Marketplace in 2017.