London Stationery Show visitor numbers up 6%
| 09 May, 2018
The London Stationery Show, which ran at the Business Design Centre on 24 & 25 April, hit its target of 2000 visitors, attracting buyers from across its key sectors. The 2018 show attracted 2007 visitors (compared to 1877 in 2017) an increase of over 6%.
“We’re delighted that the show continues to go from strength to strength,” says event manager Hazel Fieldwick. “We want our event to be the place to find writing and paper products – whatever your starting point of interest may be, so it’s great to see such a mix of visitors attending.”
This year’s show attracted all the national key stationers and a strong line-up of indies. In addition, buyers from garden centres, bookshops, gift and greeting stores, print and copy shops, department store groups, publishers, visitor attractions, educational establishments and colleges, dealers, distributors, wholesalers and plenty of craft and art supplies retailers all spent time at the show. The show also welcomed a growing number of licensors and licensing agents and high street fashion and accessory retailers including Asos, Next, Monsoon Accessorize, Missguided and Amara Living.