UK – For the third time, the British industry service provider Sourcing City organised the networking event Sourcing City Marketplace on September 25 and 26, 2013, at the FIVE Centre in Farnborough.
According to official sources, this year’s edition featured more than 90 suppliers each holding individual appointments to discuss an agenda based around the theme of “Let’s Do Business”. The invitation only event was attended by invited large distributor companies from around the country, each of whom had a turnover in excess of 500,000 British Pounds (approx. 599,000 Euros). Over the two days, around 2,000 formal pre-booked appointments and ad-hoc meetings took place.
Sourcing City Marketplace will be organised again on September 24 and 25, 2014. Prior to this, Sourcing City Live! will be taking place at FIVE Farnborough on March 5 and 6, 2014. This event is a product exhibition with optional appointments, it is also by invitation, and all qualified professional distributors are welcome providing they turn over in excess of 250,000 British Pounds (approx. 299,000 Euros) per year.