Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Trade Show and Event Planning industry is largely dependent on corporate profit and disposable income levels; conventions are far less effective when companies and consumers have less cash to spend. After a brief dip during the recession, the economy picked back up, bringing industry revenue along with it. New uses of technology are also expected to contribute to steady growth in the next five years... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter
The Trade Show and Event Planning industry has a low level of concentration. IBISWorld estimates that the industry's largest players account for less than 30.0% of available market share. The industry's largest operators have the ability to negotiate deals with vendors and venues across Canada, and even around the world. However, the largest companies, which employ more than 500 people, account for just 0.4% of total industry enterprises. Major companies often provide industry services to large corporate clients on a contractual basis to guarantee sources of revenue for multiple years at a time.
The industry also has a large percentage of small operators, with just over 50.0% of firms having less than 5 employees... purchase to read more