Award Winning FPS EXPO – OilFiredUp


FPS EXPO the annual exhibition for the oil and fuel distribution industry organised by heating oil trade association, The Federation of Petroleum Suppliers (FPS) has won the accolade of ‘Exhibition of the Year’ at the Trade Association Forum 2017 Best Practice Awards which took place in London on 12 July.

FPS EXPO now in its 37th year has for the last two years taken place at The Exhibition Centre Liverpool and will be returning there on 18 & 19 April 2018.  In 2017 the exhibition saw over 1800 visitors through the doors with over 120 exhibitors. A sell-out event again this year the exhibition has gone from strength to strength and is recognised as a key date in the oil and fuel distribution calendar attracting visitors from across the globe.

Now in their fifteenth year, the Trade Association Forum Best Practice Awards provide members with the opportunity to showcase their hard work and achievements during the last 12 to 18 months. The Awards are formally supported by the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills.

Linda Cavender, Chief Executive of the Trade Association Forum, said “FPS Expo is a fantastic industry exhibition.  The Exhibition is hugely successful and achieved some amazing results. This is all the more impressive given the very small team responsible for the exhibition, and FPS well deserve their win of the TA Best Practice Award Exhibition of the Year.”

FPS Marketing Manager Dawn Shakespeare commented: “This was our first year of entering the awards and it was such a great honour to win.  It is testament to all the hard work the small team here at the FPS has put in to make FPS EXPO the exhibition it is today.

I would like to say a huge thank you to all FPS members and all the sponsors and exhibitors of FPS EXPO many of whom have been sponsoring and exhibiting with us for more than 10 years.”

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