Why exhibit at IRX 2023?


Meet the professionals shaping the future of retail at IRX

Events are back!

IRX returned to the NEC for it's best edition yet on the 11 & 12 May 2022! The event demonstrated that retailers still find the live events form an essential part of their decision-making process, from sourcing new suppliers and networking, to discovering new solutions and gaining inspiration from industry leaders.

It also validated that live events still remain as one of the top resources for sales leads, relationship building, product launches and brand awareness for so many of our customers. The live event provided that unique marketing opportunity: the chance for the whole industry – all your biggest potential customers – to be in one venue at one time.




IRX brought the retail industry together again

With retailers looking to continue to increase their investment in eCommerce in the future, IRX provides a unique marketing opportunity: a chance for the whole industry – all your biggest potential customers – to be in one venue at one time.


A recent report by Forrester found that most retailers plan to increase their investment in online channels to reach their customers, with 64% planning to spend more on their own websites, 58% on their apps and 52% on social media.

Watch sales rocket


76% of visitors at B2B exhibitions make new purchasing decisions and have existing ones reinforced.

Seeing is believing


Visitors who encounter you at live events think your brand, product or service is 28% more innovative than they did before they attended.

Live events change minds


Before an event 37% of people thought they would make new contacts and 38% thought attending the event would make buying easier. This doubled to 75% and 76% respectively following the event.

Live events leave a lasting impression


69% of visitors surveyed two weeks after attending live events said they had already recommended or would be recommending brands they had seen at the event.

Live events are good for your image


Perception of the quality and value of your brand, product or service is improved by 21% after visitors experience you at a live event.

Exhibiting options

Space only

A space only stand ONLY includes the stand space on the floor and DOES NOT include any walls, carpet or stand build. This gives you great flexibility to build your own stand and showcase your brand and creativity within the space.


Shell scheme

A shell scheme stand includes a basic stand with walls, fascia name board and carpet. It provides you with a simple, cost-effective foundation that is easy to brand with your own graphics, furniture, lighting and marketing material.

All stand packages include:

  • Web profile on the event website
  • Listing on the IRX Engage digital platform
  • Marketing and PR support
  • Tickets to drinks reception

Sponsorship opportunities

Maximise your exposure & increase your ROI

Become the headline sponsor

Sponsor a conference track

Host a workshop

Sponsor registration

Sponsor the badge lanyards

Sponsor the visitor bags

IRX & eDX account managers

Sonia Vitta

Sonia Vitta

Business Development Manager (Delivery)

Get in touch

Contact the team

If you would like more information about exhibiting at IRX 2022  please contact our sales team by completing the form below. We will endeavour to be in touch within 24 hours (Monday - Friday).

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