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Devon Life Business & Professional - Meets Hale Events, Exhibition Organisers

PUBLISHED: 11:48 22 November 2012 | UPDATED: 22:25 20 February 2013

Devon Life Business & Professional - Meets Hale Events, Exhibition Organisers

Devon Life Business & Professional - Meets Hale Events, Exhibition Organisers

Hale Events are a dedicated team of professionals who organise specialist trade exhibitions. Between them they have decades of experience, and last year the company celebrated twenty years of being in business.

Devon Life Business & Professional - Meets Hale Events, Exhibition Organisers

Hale Events are a dedicated team of professionals who organise specialist trade exhibitions. Between them they have decades of experience, and last year the company celebrated twenty years of being in business. With a strong customer focus and honest and ethical approach, they bring considerable skill and experience to bear on all aspects of exhibition organising.
Their largest show is the Giving and Living gift and home trade show, which will have been running for 50 years in 2014. Their four other trade shows; Source and Taste of the West, Food and Drink Cheltenham, Expowest Westcountry and Expowest Cornwall, focus on aspects of the food and drink market from speciality food to wholesale catering.
A successful trade show benefits not just those who exhibit or attend, but also the surrounding area. Hale Events works closely with relevant regional specialist groups.
including Taste of the West, Food and Drink Devon, and South West Food and Drink, who bring their expertise to the shows and ensure that the best of the local area is showcased. Hale Events are also sponsors of the South West Tourism Excellence Awards. With thousands attending and exhibiting at their shows, in addition to raising the profile of the local area, the shows also make a sizeable financial contribution to the local economy with the directly related spend on accommodation and related services.

Giving and Living

Giving and Living is the largest gift and home trade show in the South West, and takes place from Sunday 13th Wednesday 16th January 2013 at Westpoint, Exeter. Attended by 400+ exhibitors and 5000+ retail buyers, the show is essential for businesses in the gift & home market. Its the first opportunity of the season to see an unrivalled selection of the very latest new and exclusive gift products, with a strong emphasis on coast and tourism, and it is perfectly timed for Mothers Day, Valentines Day and Easter.

Source and Taste of the West trade show.

This is a hugely popular trade show that showcases products and services from regional, national and international food and drink producers and providers. Taking place on 15th and 16th April, at Westpoint, Exeter, the show focuses on the unique and the unusual, on the producers, their products and provenance. It gives buyers the opportunity to taste the diverse range of food and drink on offer, get up to date with the latest industry developments, and network with colleagues.

The Food and Drink Trade Show

A sister show for the Source and Taste of the West trade show, this brand new food and drink trade show takes place in Cheltenhams elegant Town Hall, on 25th and 26th February 2013. Like its sister show, it will showcase a unique mix of speciality food and drink. The show brings together UK fine food producers alongside members of Taste of the West, Heart of England Fine Food, and Wales the True Taste.

Expowest Westcountry, 6th-7th February 2013, Westpoint, Exeter

Expowest Cornwall. 5th-7th March 2013, Royal Cornwall Showground, Wadebridge.

Hale Events two newly acquired Expowest shows promote catering excellence in the Hospitality, Tourism, Services and Retail Industries. Taking place in Exeter and Wadebridge, they are major business to business exhibitions where regional and national catering, hospitality and food & drink suppliers and manufacturers showcase their ranges and new products. Visitors are trade decision makers with purchasing authority from catering, hospitality, service provision and retail.

For more information about Hale Events, call 01934 733433 or visit the website


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