DAILY NEWS Apr 25, 2010 4:42 PM - 0 comments

Plast-Ex 2011 floor space selling fast; Expoplast date announced

TEXT SIZE bigger text smaller text
2010-04-25

If you plan to exhibit at the Plast-Ex 2011 trade show, you’d better act fast: Over 35 per cent of floor space has already been sold for the event.

 

The show will take place June 21-23 at the Toronto Congress Centre. Originally scheduled for 2010, Plast-Ex was pushed back after having been acquired from the Canadian Plastics Industry Association by Canon Communications in October 2009.

The show is also being co-located with five other trade events: PACKEX, Automation Technology Expo (ATX) Canada, Design & Manufacturing Canada, Process Technology/Powder Bulk Solid (PTX/PBS) Canada, and Green Manufacturing Expo Canada.

 

According to Tom Sockett, event manager for Plast-Ex with Canon, the added value of a co-located event should make the show a good investment for exhibitors. “For the same amount of time and resources an exhibitor expends participating in a single trade show, they now increase their value and opportunities by a factor of five,” he told Canadian Plastics. “Co-located shows like Plast-Ex 2011 provide tremendous crossover sales and business development benefits for everyone participating.”

On a related note, the date for the next Expoplast trade show in Montreal has been set for November 14-15, in the Palais des congres. The Expoplast event was also acquired by Canon in October 2009, and – like the Plast-Ex event – the upcoming version will be a co-located event. “At this time, we know it will be Expoplast and the MEDTEC medical manufacturing show,” Sockett added. “The rest of the line-up will be announced later.”   



Horizontal ruler

Horizontal Ruler

Post A Comment

Disclaimer
Note: By submitting your comments you acknowledge that Canadian Plastics has the right to reproduce, broadcast and publicize those comments or any part thereof in any manner whatsoever. Please note that due to the volume of e-mails we receive, not all comments will be published and those that are published will not be edited. However, all will be carefully read, considered and appreciated.

Your Name (this will appear with your post) *

Email Address (will not be published) *

Comments *



* mandatory fields