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Lancaster businesses showcase their wares at eCommerce Show North

Lancaster businesses showcase their wares at eCommerce Show North

A number of Lancaster’s best companies that provide services to the eCommerce industry will be exhibiting at this years eCommerce Show North.

Fat Media, NuBlue and Digitaloft are all set to take stands at the show to help drive new business leads and network.

The eCommerce Show North will be taking place across two days at EventCity in Manchester on 11th & 12th October 2017. The expo will feature some of the biggest names in online retail sharing their expertise through seminars, workshops, demonstrations and more. Confirmed speakers include Jim Cahill, Head of eCommerce Sector at Royal Mail, and David Lawson, Managing Director at AO Retail. Alongside this, a number of networking opportunities will also be set up, creating a fantastic opportunity for buyers, suppliers and new clients to make beneficial connections.?

Lancaster businesses showcase their wares at eCommerce Show NorthThe free to attend event is set to be the biggest ever eCommerce gathering outside of London, and is heavily anticipated within the Lancaster eCommerce community.

Martika Mingins, Business Development Director at Fat Media, a Lancaster agency specialising in website design, expressed how the community aspect of the expo makes it a heavily anticipated occasion: ‘We can’t wait to meet eCommerce brands from the North, and further afield. So often trade shows are held in London, so it’s great to bring opportunities closer to home. eCommerce is a sector that is growing and changing rapidly, with new technology being created all the time to keep up with customer demand. We’re looking forward to learning about all these new developments, as well as meeting now, and existing, business contacts.’

Michael Ashworth, Managing Director at magento specialists NuBlue, emphasised how important the networking side of the expo will be, saying, ‘With a great programme of expert speakers and a large number of quality exhibitors, I think the event should hit the mark as far as educating, inspiring and offering practical solutions to expanding e-retailing companies. We hope to connect with ambitious businesses who wish to increase online conversations using the Magento eCommerce platform.’Lancaster businesses showcase their wares at eCommerce Show North

Located next to the Trafford Centre, eCommerce Show North will be spread across 6000m2. All stands and seminars will be found in one huge, easy to navigate space, including networking and coffee areas.

Martyn Collins from eCommerce Show North said, ‘The North is home to so many influential names in eCommerce, and we are thrilled to create a platform for them all to come together. The eCommerce industry in the north has experienced unprecedented growth over the past few years, with research from eBay confirming that Manchester, Lancashire and West Yorkshire are the top three regions in the UK for the number of online businesses. EventCity will give everyone from the small start-ups to the industry giants a place to teach, network and observe. Connections made over the two days could impact the next decade of eCommerce dealings. The sector is booming and shows no sign of slowing down – Northern talent won’t be left behind, so there’s no better time than now to put it in the spotlight.’

To register head over to the eCommerce Show North website, fill out your details and your badge will be emailed directly to you. Alternatively, you can purchase a priority pass which guarantees your place in one of our theatres ensuring you don’t miss out on that speaker you’ve been looking forward to.

Find out more here https://ecommerceshownorth.co.uk/

Andrew Mann
After 34 years working in numerous operational and communications disciplines for three FTSE companies (Yorkshire Electricity; Meggitt and BAE Systems), at over a dozen locations, on 24 November 2016, I became the inaugural editor of Business Lancashire.Business Lancashire is a good news, Lancashire focused, business website and daily newsletter. It is a partnership between The Samuel James Group and the North and Western Lancashire Chamber of Commerce.Over the years, I have written hundreds of press releases, features for trade magazines, copy for websites and brochures, edited in-house magazines and newsletters, as well as presenting a radio programme on Chorley FM. This experience has given me the ideal background for editing Business Lancashire.