The Scottish Event Campus (SEC) features the SEC Centre– five interconnected exhibition and meeting spaces, the iconic 3,000 seat SEC Armadillo and our most recent addition, The SSE Hydro – a 13,000 capacity concert, sporting and special events arena. With its infinite flexibility, the campus has gone from strength to strength and, with planned expansion and development, will continue to position Glasgow on the world stage.
Designed by world-renowned architects Foster + Partners, the SEC Armadillo is a Glasgow landmark with a unique style and practical, comfortable facilities for up to 3,000.
*Event timings issued are a guideline only and may be earlier or later than originally published.
Scotland’s Trade Fair Spring takes place over 3 days from 19th to 21st January 2020 at the SEC. Over 600 companies exhibit thousands of products to 4500 trade buyers from department stores, multiples, mail-order, online, tourist attractions and independent retail outlets who attend the show.
You will find: Home & Gift items; Fashion, Jewellery, Textiles & Accessories; Craft; Food & Drink
Showcase Scotland covers approximately one third of the show and incorporates approximately 200 of the very best Scottish companies creating a focus for UK and overseas buyers of both new and established Scottish brands. Showcase Scotland boasts some of the most internationally recognised Scottish brand names.
The Launch Gallery comprises approximately 30 new start up companies in the heart of the show. It aims to provide exhibitors with a suitable platform to present their products to the market and buyers with a simple way of discovering who the stars of the future might be.
The Craft Gallery comprises approximately 30 high-end British craft companies in the heart of the show. The area is curated with the help of Craft Scotland and offers a strong and cohesive selection of products for galleries and gift shops.
Scotland’s Speciality Food Show is the only trade show for the speciality food and drink market in Scotland. The show is co-located and runs concurrently with STFS.
The fair attracts its own audience of delicatessens, farm shops, speciality food retailers and food hall buyers as well as providing an opportunity for gift shops to purchase food and drink products to complement their existing ranges.