Slippery Slope or Smart New Direction?

IT APPEARS TO BE A RETRO TREND: Hearkening back to the days, 30 years ago, when show organizers contracted directly with specialty suppliers, several associations are becoming their own general contractors. The most notable: The Packaging Machinery Manufacturers Institute, which announced in July the creation of PACK EXPO Services LLC (PES) to service the PACK EXPO trade shows. “We wanted to offer superior customer service, stabilize the costs of exhibiting, and take the hassle out of

Register to view the full article

Register for MeetingsNet.com and gain access to premium content including the CMI 25 Listing, our monthly digital edition, the MeetingsNet app, live and on-demand webinars, and much more.

Hide comments

Comments

  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
Publish