UK– This year’s edition of the Printwear & Promotion was scheduled from February 26 – 28, 2012 at the NEC inBirmingham. The trade show, which focuses on promotional textiles and the related customising technologies, is organised by the magazine of the same name, and they are referring to the fair as being the “best event for years“. This year, according to official sources approx. 100 exhibitors presented their wares and fares, the overall exhibition space had increased by around 25% compared to last year. Furthermore, with an official attendance figure of 4,295 trade visitors, the show registered record attendance. The show’s accompanying programme included the presentation of the Printwear & Promotion Garment Decoration Awards for especially successful textile customisations. The dates for next year’s Printwear & Promotion Live are February 24-26, 2013 in Hall 12 at the NEC Birmingham.