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Why visit SC LIVE?

Meet with the industry's top suppliers

The exclusive Trade Product Exhibition, delivered as a complete ‘Business Class Experience’ for team members at all levels in invited & qualified Professional Distributors

Compelling Reasons to Visit

  1. Only qualified professional distributors are invited
  2. Your whole team is invited to enjoy VIP treatment and a ‘Business class’ experience
  3. Great opportunity to see full ranges of top supplier products
  4. See new products for year, and those launched since January
  5. All new Far East samples will be available & Far East prices confirmed
  6. New Brochures will be ready
  7. All invited distributors will have met a strict ‘Professional Distributor’ qualification criteria
  8. We do not invite or allow printers, stationers or anyone researching our industry into the show
  9. Optional Pre-booked Appointments to ‘See who you want, when you want’
  10. Opportunity to meet new suppliers, or to discuss trading plans with existing suppliers
  11. Mix your time with key appointments and walking the show hall
  12. Relaxed environment with time for quality conversations
  13. Free Pre-Show Speakers, Free Breakfast, Free Roving Tea Trolley, Free Lunch & Drinks, Free Crepes & Smoothies, Free Sweets, Free Drinks Reception, Free WiFi, Hotel Vouchers, Travel Vouchers, Free Parking & Shuttle Bus Transfers.
  14. Inspiring opening Pre-Show Speakers
  15. Everyone leaving the hall after 4pm on Day 2 will receive a bottle of champagne and a box of chocolates
  16. Easy access and parking next to show hall
  17. An informal, low cost, ‘SC LIVE Party Night!’ is held on the evening of Day One at SC LIVE!
  18. Purple Club Members have free access to the Purple Club VIP Lounge
  19. Spring weather, no snow!
  20. Takes place six months after SC Marketplace
  21. Sourcing City 100% support the ‘Professional Distributor Sales Channel’ in all we do

Click here to see the Programme of Events

Note: Invitations are made to all professional distributors across the industry & not limited to Sourcing City customers.

Definition of a Professional Distributor

A Professional Distributor is defined as a company who 'has a dedicated & professional focus to the sale of promotional merchandise to end users.'

Criteria for Invitations:

  • Distributors over £250K Turnover
  • Members of Endorsing Catalogue Group (PAGE, Advantage, Ignite, Promotional Union)
  • Members of BPMA or Promota
  • Sourcing City Customers
  • Hot New Distributors

Click here to view our Visitor Criteria.

If you would like to discuss any aspect of Sourcing City LIVE! please contact:

Tanya Cooper – Events Manager

Tel: 0844 504 5000

Alistair Mylchreest – CEO

Tel: 0844 504 5000

Marketplace Galleries


  • Thank you Sourcing City for superb show, we enjoyed it immensely. The quality of visitors was exceptional, and for us to host such productive and effe...

    Paul Green, Galpeg
  • Personally I found the show extremely beneficial and had a number of quality meetings with a number of suppliers all of which were happy to support th...

    Damian Pegutter, BMM
  • We had an excellent show and in 2 days we had over 50 pre-booked meetings with key staff from our top 100 clients. Congratulations to Sourcing City fo...

    Andrew Langley, Juniper Products
  • Sourcing City Live Team - You pulled it off, we'll done all!

    Roddy Rutland, Headwear
  • A really worthwhile show. My biggest observation was that the true trade exhibitors were talking to professional distributors whose main business is p...

    Paul Cooper, Promotional Ideas

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Sourcing City LIVE! is Endorsed by:

ASI, Page Partnership, Advantage Group, Ignite Group, Encore Group, Promotion Union

Sourcing City LIVE! for Professional Distributors Only

To find out more please contact: Tanya Cooper – Events Manager   |   01252 701034