camexpo 2014: UK’s leading integrative and natural health show opens this weekend
Having now sold out of all available exhibition space at its new Olympia London venue, camexpo 2014 – taking place this weekend on Saturday and Sunday, 4-5 October – is set for its biggest edition yet.
From big brand names to emerging start-ups, camexpo’s 200-strong exhibitor line-up is filled with a who’s who of companies showcasing everything from supplements and remedies to natural beauty and spa supplies to essential clinical equipment and services. The event provides an unrivalled opportunity for thousands of visitors – from sole practitioners and large CAM clinics to health care professionals, heath store retailers and press representatives – to attend the show’s Keynotes and workshops, plus research the latest new products, services and training for their customers and clients.
As in previous years, the last few remaining stands for camexpo 2014 were all booked by newcomers to the event. They include The City College of Acupuncture; UK Lymphology Clinics; Institute of Health Sciences; Dream Scene (HoMedics Living Well products); Mr MD (supplements); FH74 Ltd T/A Sole Mates (liquid-filled massaging orthotic insoles); and Enovative Technologies (magic massagers).
Other new exhibitors set to make their camexpo debut include Bodyblock; 3B Scientific; Abundance and Health; Clinic Answer - More Than An Answering Service; Denmar Distributing; Vitona; Globe Skincare; Elsevier; Energy Healer; Escaping the Fat Trap; Fertility Massage Therapy & Training; Finest Argan; FlowerEssence Clare G Harvey; Grahame Gardner; ISRM (Institute of Sport & Remedial Massage); Qi Wellness Centre; and Movement Improvement.
Whilst returning exhibitors include Bare Biology; A.Vogel (Bioforce UK); Professional Deep Tissue Massager; Alliance for Natural Health International; Aromantic; Ayurveda Pura; Balens; College of Integrated Chinese Medicine; Bellabaci | London School of Complementary Health; Health Interlink; Solgar Vitamin & Herb; Songbird Massage Waxes; CNM (College of Naturopathic Medicine); Green People - Organic Lifestyle; The Linseed Farm; and Vulsini.
New Products Showcase
Aside from the wealth of new launches being unveiled at camexpo 2014, this year’s visitors will also be the first to see the results of the show’s annual camexpo Best New Product or Service Award.
The popular New Products Showcase, featuring new innovations from the last twelve months, lets visiting buyers decide the winner. They get to cast their votes throughout the show’s opening day, with the results to be announced on Sunday 5 October.
Entries to date include:
- AlkaWay UK – AlkaWay UltraStream
- Antique Apothecary – Antique Apothecary
- Back Nodger – Back Nodger
- Bio-Kult (Protexin) – Bio-Kult Infantis
- Bionutri – Multivitamin & Mineral Plus
- Bio-tiful Dairy – Organic Kefir - Bio-tiful Dairy
- Brilliant Water – Matrix Drops
- Coconoil – Coconoil VCO - Now in Glass
- G&G Vitamin Centre – EssentialFood
- Globe Skincare – Naturepulse Therapy
- Hifas Da Terra – Dr Rei
- Integrative Health Education – Freedom, Cleanse, Restore
- IntPad – IntPad Aku Pro
- ITL Health Limited Mag365 – Mag365 Magnesium Supplement
- Kinetic Natural Product Distributor – Terranova Magnifood SuperShake
- Manifest Health – Pedi-Vive ToeNail & Cuticle Balm
- MFR UK (Myofascial Release UK) – Myofascial Release by Ruth Duncan
- Music Essences – Electrostress Relief
- MycoNutri – Medicinal Mushrooms (2nd Edition)
- Naturally Wright Pty – Eco by Sonya
- OptiBac Probiotics – OptiBac Probiotics For Women
- Premier Research Labs – Ultra Pollen
- ProVen Probiotics – Fit For School
- Quinton Healthy – Quinton Isotonic
- Radiance Organic Skincare – 100% Organic Argan Oil
- Revive Active Products – Revive Active Joint Complex
- Science Kitchen – Science Kitchen
- Simply Bee – Simply Bee Natural Remedy Balms
- Sukrin – Sunflower & Pumpkinseed Bread Mix
- The Natural Health Practice – Libido Support for Women
- Vergari Magnet Therapy – The Magneton
Inspiring show content
Tailored specifically to equip complementary practitioners, therapists and healthcare professionals with the latest research and techniques, the full camexpo education programme – including 22 Keynotes, 17 Demo Theatre sessions, 48 Taster Workshops, and eight Business Clinic Sessions – is available to view online at www.camexpo.co.uk/education.
Opening day highlights in the show’s two Revital-sponsored Keynote Theatres include a regulation update from the CNHC’s Hazel Russo and Margaret Coats, plus sessions from Professor Ben Pfeifer, Dr Robert Marshall, Antony Haynes, Bettina Karsten, Dr Rob Verkerk, and Dr Robert Thomas.
Those visitors unable to attend on Saturday 4 October will find plenty to keep them busy at the show on the Sunday. Keynote highlights include sessions by Leon Chaitow, Dr Vanya Gant, Mark Shields, Patrick Holford; the CMA’s Jayney Goddard; Dr Marilyn Glenville, Dr Nina Bailey, and Dr Deepa Apte (winner of the camexpo Outstanding Achievement Award last year).
The second day of the show is also when the winners of camexpo’s prestigious camexpo Clinic of the Year Award, and the CAM Outstanding Achievement Award are announced. For full timings, please visit www.camexpo.co.uk/education/seminars.
Entry to the Keynote Theatres, Demo Theatre and new Business Clinic – in partnership with Holistic Therapist Magazine, is included with all tickets (space permitting). The show’s 48 Taster Workshops, sponsored by Balens, offer exceptional value priced at £19.50 (incl VAT) per session. Around a quarter of the workshops are already sold out, so visitors are advised to book in advance of show opening.
To register for an entry ticket to camexpo at Olympia Central, London, on 4-5 October 2014, please visit www.camexpo.co.uk/register and use priority code CMEX588 to register in advance for £7.50 before 3 October (after which a £20 door charge will apply).
Media enquiries & press pass requests to:
Emma-Louise Jones, PR Manager
Editorial representatives of relevant trade and consumer media (including freelancers) are invited to apply for press passes to camexpo by email to firstname.lastname@example.org before 5pm on Friday 3 October (please note, additional details may be requested to verify journalistic activity and all press passes are issued at the management’s discretion).
camexpo enquiries to:
Zoe Campbell, Event Manager
t: 44 (0)1273 645119 e: email@example.com
Entry prices may vary with different promotional codes.
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camexpo was named as a finalist in the Best UK Trade Show Exhibition (Under 2,000m2) category at the Association of Event Organisers (AEO) Excellence Awards in 2009 and 2010. In 2011, it was awarded Highly Commended by the AEO judges.
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