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The Mark Allen Group’s international sales growth recognised for a 2nd successive year

Published: Thursday 08 June 2017

The Mark Allen Group has once again been singled out as one of the UK’s fastest growing companies for international sales.

The Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200 ranks the UK’s mid-market, privately held companies with the fastest growing international sales, measured over their latest two years of accounts.

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Mark Allen Group acquires TES SEN SHOW from TES Global

Published: Thursday 11 May 2017

MA Exhibitions Limited, the exhibition arm of the Mark Allen Group, has completed its acquisition of the UK’s largest special educational needs show, TES SEN Show, from TES Global Limited. Under the terms of the deal, TES Global has agreed to licence its name to MA Exhibitions for an undisclosed period. Continue reading

The Mark Allen Group is one of the 1,000 most dynamic companies in the whole of the UK

Published: Thursday 11 May 2017

The Mark Allen Group is one of the 1,000 most dynamic companies in the whole of the UK. And that’s official.

According to 1000 COMPANIES TO INSPIRE BRITAIN 2017, produced by the London Stock Exchange Group, the Mark Allen Group is one of the top 1,000 companies in all sectors.

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BAPCO Exhibition & Conference proves again to be the must-attend event for public safety communications professionals

Published: Thursday 06 April 2017

Over 1,800 visitors attended BAPCO 2017 across its two days. Attendees came from 600 organisations, with more than 70 per cent employed at manager level or above.

BAPCO 2017 took place between 21st – 22nd March at the International Centre in Telford. Delegates witnessed presentations from the Home Office - who provided an exclusive update on Emergency Services Network progress -, the Metropolitan Police, London Fire Brigade, JESIP, Google and more. BAPCO 2017 proved itself as the must-attend annual event for those involved in public safety communications.

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MA Exhibitions and PrintWeek deliver a show designed for the industry, by the industry – PrintWeekLive!

Published: Thursday 06 April 2017

Across its two days, over 2,200 visitors attended PrintWeekLive! from 1,000 companies, with more than 80% of attendees manager level or above.

In the Autumn of 2015 PrintWeek began a quantitive research project to discover if the UK print industry wanted a national show, and if it did what that show would look like. The result of that six-month research project was to launch the inaugural PrintWeekLive!

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Crowds flock to a completely 'revolutionised' Optrafair and a record number of exhibitors re-book for 2018 after a successful three days at the UK’s flagship optical event

Published: Tuesday 04 April 2017

A completely 'revolutionised' Optrafair enjoyed a hugely positive three days at the NEC in Birmingham as over 7,000 attended the optical market’s longest standing and premium exhibition, which took place from 1st – 3rd April. The show opened its doors on Saturday as FMO's Chair Andy Yorke, and Chief Executive Bryony Pawinska, cut the ribbon as a queue of practitioners gathered to gain CET points, place orders for new products and network with their peers. Continue reading