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    Booth booking for OTS 2023 now open


    Following the success of the 2022 show, preparations are already underway for the next edition of the Outdoor Trade Show (OTS), which will be held again at Exhibition Centre Liverpool from June 13-15, 2023. The show is now accepting booking requests from new exhibitors who wish to participate. Prices start ...

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    More outdoor brands commit to Slide & OTS Winter


    In the second year of the official collaboration between Slide and OTS, more outdoor brands have secured a spot at the 2023 winter edition. Show organizer Lesley Beck commented, “In addition to our returning snowsport and lifestyle brands, we have seen a noticeable increase in the number of inquiries coming ...

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    OTS 2022 scores well with visitors and exhibitors


    The three-day Outdoor Trade Show (OTS) 2022 at the Exhibition Centre in Liverpool attracted 829 visitors, a 17 percent increase from the previous year. Interestingly, visitor statistics indicate that buyers are spending more time at the show: A total of 1070 visitors (including repeat visitors) came over the three days, ...

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    Slide & OTS Winter returns to Telford in 2023


    Following the successful Slide & OTS Winter Show in January, a survey of possible dates and locations for a future show revealed a preference for Telford as the venue and a date in early January. This information, along with changes to the buying calendar, new dates for international shows and ...

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    Nikwax publishes first sustainability report, announces CSR roadmap to 2025


    Aftercare and waterproofing specialist Nikwax used last week’s Slide & OTS exhibition in the U.K. to unveil the findings of its first sustainability report. The company provided insight into some of the 20 projects it has committed to across the company to achieve its sustainability goals by 2025. The first ...

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    Review: Slide/OTS Winter trade show 2022


    The British Snowsport Tradeshow happened in central England last week, on the Welsh border, to allow relatively easy travel for everyone to reach the event. Building on previous events, the exhibition had also combined with the Outdoor Industry Association (OIA), so those outdoor brands had a chance to demonstrate their ...

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    57% of space booked for Slide & OTS Winter in January 2022


    Next January’s combined Slide OTS Winter show already reports 43 confirmed exhibitors (57 percent of the available space), with six months left to go. The event will be held at Telford International Centre , about 40 minutes from Birmingham, from Jan. 18-20, 2022. Among the latest exhibitors ...

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    Review: Outdoor Trade Show (OTS) 2021


    From Tuesday to Thursday, retail buyers came to browse the assortments of more than 120 brands, from big players like Mammut to perennial market players like Helinox and new ventures like Dirtbags. Source: Charles Ross Andrew Denton, CEO OIA, opening the Sustainability Breakfast Over three days, the ...

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    U.K. trade shows Slide and OTS to join forces for winter 2022


    The owners and organizers of Slide , the U.K. trade show for action sports and streetwear retailers, and the Outdoor Trade Show ( OTS ), the U.K.’s only large-scale outdoor sports and leisure trade show, have announced the creation of a combined winter show that will meet the needs ...

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    U.K.’s OTS dates confirmed


    Following the postponement of Outdoor by Ispo 2021, originally scheduled for June 20-23, to July 5-8, organizers of the Outdoor Trade Show ( OTS ) have now confirmed that there will be no change to the planned dates for the U.K. event, which is scheduled for June 29-July 1. ...