• Discovering Local Trade Fair (Durham)

    Discovering Local Trade Fair (Durham)

    We have collected the finest local producers to make sourcing local simple. Join us to discover the best regional products for your business

    Discovering Durham are here to make your local sourcing simple.

    ENGAGE

    Join us at Durham Townhall and meet the best local producers from across the region, all in one place. With product demonstrations, samples and an opportunity to talk directly to the business owner and secure your supply on the day, you are sure to find the day a great use of your time.

    CUSTOMER FOCUSED

    Over the last 2 years, consumers have driven the trend for locally sourced products. They want a story they can connect to and provenance they can trust. The regions producers can provide this in spades! They are all deeply passionate about their product and want to share that passion with your customers. They will contribute to your social media and are always happy to attend in-store promotional events to help you drive sales.

    SPOT THE LATEST TRENDS

    A lot has changed since your last trade show. Many new businesses have started up over the long lockdown year. Established producers have developed new lines and even your business will have undergone some change to manage the 2020 – 2021 period. Refresh your knowledge so you can be sure you have the most up to date products and innovations on offer.

    NETWORK

    It may have been a long time since you met with your suppliers and peers, it’s time to catch up. There are also lots of new producers out there that you have not met yet. We will also have a small number of carefully chosen business support agencies present to update you on the latest programmes on offer if you need it.

    If you are looking to stock a specific product locally just drop us a message in your registration and we will happily make an introduction for you.

    WHO SHOULD COME

    If you make the purchasing decisions for a cafe, gift shop, large organisation, restaurant, visitor attraction, deli, farm shop, hotel, catering establishment. Sourcing local can add a USP to many businesses and all businesses are welcome to attend but this is a TRADE ONLY event. If you run a business that would like to procure more of your supplies from the local economy book your place today. You can register on the day but please do bring a business card with you.

    If you are a business that produces a wholesale ready product and would like to exhibit at the event please contact Liza at Discovering Durham. Your product should be produced within 25 miles of Durham City.

    THIS EVENT IS SUPPORTED BY BUSINESS DURHAM.

    Register Here