PLUMBEXPO takes place twice a year, with shows in London and Manchester. Given the huge popularity of the Toolfair and Elex events, and the highly successful launch of Pro Builder Live in 2016, the perfect extension was a dedicated plumbing event under the same roof – and PLUMBEXPO opened its doors for the first time


Toolfair is a unique and dynamic regional show where trade users of tools come to see new products and ranges first-hand. It offers exhibitors an unrivalled opportunity to meet new customers face-to-face and demonstrate the benefits of their products in an exciting hands-on environment. The visitor base of Toolfair mirrors the readership of Professional Builder


Professional Hairdresser Live is a show for all those seriously involved in the art of hairdressing. Actively working in the industry, they have a real need to see all the latest in hair care, colour, styling products, accessories and tools. They are also looking to be inspired by the progressive styles and ideas of some


Mechanex is a regional aftermarket tradeshow that targets active auto repair professionals primarily working in the independent sector. It is a showcase for all the latest diagnostics, parts, tools and equipment. To remain competitive workshop owners and technicians need to keep pace with changing technology and Mechanex is the perfect platform for them to do


Aimed specifically at small to medium sized electrical contractors, Elex is a hands-on regional trade exhibition where manufacturers can demonstrate their products first-hand to the end-user. Alongside the new products, practical demonstrations and special offers, there is an extensive series of free technical seminars designed to help electricians keep abreast of all the latest rules