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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


  • A brilliantly organised show with a fantastic format!… I particularly like being able to organise my day by scheduling appointments. Great job! Well d...

    Jon Birrell, BTC Group
  • We really found the whole Sourcing City Live experience to be a rewarding one. Every aspect of the event worked well for us and the informal nature of...

    Jamie Davis, Dukes of London
  • We would like to congratulate the Sourcing City Team on a  very well organised and run show.  Being able to make appointments to see people ...

    Cheryl McCormack, Orb Group
  • As always, the team at Sourcing City have put on yet another fantastic event, the quality of the visitors on both days was fantastic, we spent the rig...

    Chris Smith, Dunelm Glass
  • Had a great time over the 2 days, great event, great staff. SC Live; one big happy family! Looking forward to the next one.

    Harvey Klapisch, Zippy Promotions

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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