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Spring & Autumn Fair organiser ITE Group rebrands to Hyve Group

Spring & Autumn Fair organiser ITE Group has announced a major rebrand, including a change to its name and new brand identity The company is now known as Hyve Group. It said: ‘This rebrand reflects the evolution of the Group’s business resulting from its Transformation and Growth programme (TAG) announced …

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‘Bold and busy’ Spring Fair champions sustainability and ethical sourcing

Over 2,000 exhibitors built relationships and signed deals with the retail industry’s biggest players at Spring Fair 2019, according to show owner ITE Group. Of these, more than 600 were new to the event, which was held at the NEC in Birmingham from February 3 to February 7. ITE Group …

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Spring Fair appoints new portfolio director

Charlie Cracknell has been appointed portfolio director for Spring Fair, effective from April. He will be responsible for helping to shape the strategic direction of the annual trade show, as it approaches its 2020 re-edit. Spring Fair organiser ITE Group recently announced that the event will undergo its first major …

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Re-edit for Spring Fair 2020 announced

Spring Fair organiser ITE Group, has revealed details of a major investment programme which promises to ‘modernise and re-edit’ the annual trade show for 2020. The new investment will see the show floor overhauled to create two distinct sourcing destinations – ‘Gifts’ in the Piazza halls, and ‘Home & Living’ …

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New brand Smidge makes debut at Spring Fair

Driven by the desire to reduce the consumption of single-use plastic, new housewares brand Smidge will launch 90 products at Spring Fair, which takes place from February 3 to February 7 at the NEC in Birmingham. Smidge said its range, which covers a wide variety of categories from on-the-go through …

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Trends focus is key fixture of Spring Fair speaker line-up

The speaker line-up has been finalised for the Spring Fair, which runs from February 3 to February 7 at Birmingham’s National Exhibition Centre. Organiser ITE Group said designated stages at the event will play host to presentations from several industry leaders across retail sectors including experts from Louis Vuitton, Green …

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Housewares retailers share their Spring Fair insights

Billed as the number one sourcing destination for the UK’s home & gift industry, Spring Fair takes place from February 3 to February 7 at the NEC in Birmingham. The 2019 event is expected to attract 56,000 retail professionals, who will view the wares of 2,500 exhibitors spread across 15 …

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Sustainability and eco-friendly top the agenda at Spring Fair

The Kitchen & Dining sector of Spring Fair is set to showcase key product trends for 2019. The UK’s largest and number one home and gift marketplace is back, offering unrivalled scale, variety and choice for retail buyers. Held from February 3 to February 7 at NEC Birmingham, Spring Fair …

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Private label makes its mark on Spring Fair

Exhibitors at Spring Fair are ramping up efforts to champion their private label ranges, according to ITE Group, which organises the annual trade show. This year’s event will be held from February 3 to February 7 at the NEC in Birmingham, and ITE Group has reported ‘a significant increase’ in …

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Spring Fair reveals speaker line-up

Spring Fair will host a raft of speakers across three theatres at Birmingham’s National Exhibition Centre from February 3 to February 7. Keynote speakers confirmed include: Jo Fairley, entrepreneur and founder of British chocolate company Green and Black’s; Louis Vuitton city merchandising manager Davy Pittoors; Tamara Kelly, shopping editor for …

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