Michel BridleThe organisers of the Spatex trade show have hinted at a venue change for 2014 in response to industry pressure.

Writing in her final pre-show message before the exhibition opens its doors on Sunday 3 February, show organiser Michele Bridle says: “We acknowledge that there are calls within the industry for a change of venue, and we will shortly be making an announcement about our plans for 2014.”

She also emphasises that there is total focus on the 2013 event to maximise its success: “In the meantime, we want to make Spatex 2013 as big a success as possible for all our exhibitors and visitors and, of course, the industry as a whole, and for that reason we are asking for your loyalty and continued support.”