The annual Trophex show opens its doors on the 18th January at the NEC, Birmingham, at 10.00am. Visiting this two day event is really a must if you work in the trophy, awards and personalisation industry.

Visiting Trophex will help you to diversify and grow your business, look for new suppliers and get better deals, find out about new innovations and products on the market. Find products that you never knew existed! Visitors can discuss queries face-to-face allowing them to take home valuable information and use it in their business. Come along to the show and see all the latest engraving machinery in action with demonstrations happening during each day, see the latest trends for the coming season and take advantage of any special offers that exhibitors will be offering exclusively to Trophex visitors.

You will find the usual array of regular exhibitors at the 2015 show including TheMagicTouch, Glenway Products Ltd and Nova Chrome UK. Kornit and Tajima are returning after their first year at the show in 2014. Also returning is Swatkins Group Ltd to promote their new catalogue and to show case their new range. New comers to the show include Hanover House Ltd and PR Roast, who are looking forward to the event.

The 2015 exhibition promises to be even bigger and better than before as the show offers some major innovations designed to enhance the visitor experience. These include the Industry Awareness Zone and the Knowledge Centre. A series of seminars will take place over the course of the exhibition at the Industry Awareness Zone, offering visitors technical information and advice on a variety of subjects related to the industry. At the Knowledge Centre experts will be present from within the industry to give visitors advice, support, answer questions and solve problems. A number of companies have already signed up to be a part of these exciting areas at Trophex 2015.

Due to popular demand visitors will once again have the opportunity to vote in the Trophex Awards! this has been very well received at previous shows, the winners will be announced at the end of the show and you will be able to find out who won in the following issue of Awards & Imaging magazine after the show if you miss the announcement.

The Corel team will be running a series of workshops on how to make the most of CorelDRAW® Graphics Suite when used as part of your engraving workflow. They will also be part of the event’s Knowledge Centre where their product specialist will be on hand to offer advice and answer any questions that visitors may have about the Corel portfolio, be it for engraving, embroidery or sign making.

Visit the website at to find out more about the show, seminar program and knowledge centre. Trophex is free to attend and there is no charge for car parking. If you are in the trophy, engraving, awards, imaging and associated industries, this is one show you cannot afford to miss!