Local designers to reveal conscious environment creations at Decorex Décor DistrictFour leading designers will be envisioning the Canvex ‘Conscious Environment' theme in the form of homestyle installations at this year's Décor District featured at Decorex Durban from 18-21 March. 13 Mar 2017 Read more

Make your space your living dreamDisconnect from the urban urgency by crossing the threshold into a serene, rejuvenating space that echoes the calm and nurturing natural environment. This is your home. 14 Feb 2017 Read more

Recognition for Reed Exhibitions at AAXO Exhibition Industry AwardsThe Association of African Exhibition Organisers (AAXO) hosted the first-ever ROAR Organiser and Exhibitor Awards at the Ticketpro Dome in Johannesburg on 26 January 2017. The traditional-themed event celebrated the successes of the events and exhibitions industry in 2016 and was attended by over 330 guests. 30 Jan 2017 Read more

Spotlight on IIoT/Industry 4.0 at Africa Automation Fair 2017You've probably heard of the Internet of Things (IOT), or the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), also called Industry 4.0 - primarily in Europe. But what is it? The IoT is poised to offer society the greatest opportunity for advancement since the Industrial Revolution: a world where all kinds of things are connected, communicating and improving our standard of living. We are all going to be part of it, and preparing for it now will let us take full advantage of its benefits. 7 Dec 2016 Read more

An innovative WTM Africa 2017 promises to be extraordinary!The leading travel trade show in southern Africa, WTM Africa 2017 promises to bring together travel trade, industry stakeholders, international media and important buyers with innovative new systems and events. 1 Dec 2016 Read more

Reed Exhibitions brings pollution and waste technology trade show to SAAddressing the growing public and private sector focus on pollution and waste technology, Reed Exhibitions has launched a new trade show, Pollution and Waste Technology Africa. 4 Nov 2016 Read more

Decorex SA takes a fresh, inspired approach to home, lifestyle and business in 2017Business Tourism generates about R42bn for SA's economy - and the continent's largest décor, design and lifestyle expo is gearing up to further boost the events sector by expanding their outlook with an exciting new collaboration for 2017. 26 Oct 2016 Read more

Reed Exhibitions will host the first-ever Value Added Agriculture Expo East AfricaReed Exhibitions is pleased to announce that we are hosting the Value Added Agriculture Expo East Africa from 24-25 May 2017 in Nairobi, Kenya. 17 Oct 2016 Read more

Spotlight on IIoT/Industry 4.0 at Africa Automation Fair 2017You've probably heard of the Internet of Things (IOT), or the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), also called Industry 4.0 - primarily in Europe. But what is it? The IoT is poised to offer society the greatest opportunity for advancement since the Industrial Revolution: a world where all kinds of things are connected, communicating and improving our standard of living. We are all going to be part of it, and preparing for it now will let us take full advantage of its benefits. 11 Oct 2016 Read more

Knowledge, business culture key to SA small business developmentGovernment control over small business development cannot guarantee sustainable business development, but knowledge and business know-how will go a long way towards small business success. 7 Sep 2016 Read more

Entrepreneurship and small businesses on being the fastest conduit to economic inclusionThe role of the small business in facilitating economic inclusion for the everyman cannot be asserted enough especially in this uncertain global economic climate. The role of dynamic platforms, such as the Small Business Expo and the #BuyABusiness Expo, that engage entrepreneurs, small business owners, small business hubs, investors and corporate leaders is pivotal in supporting SMEs. 1 Sep 2016 Read more

Decorex Joburg 2016 tops the bill of long-weekend highlightsWith no fewer than seven halls and over 22,000sqm of exhibition space showcasing the latest décor and design trends, products and services, Decorex Joburg is not to be missed by anyone interested in creating a beautiful home. 28 Jul 2016 Read more

Maximum return on investment for trade visitors at Decorex Joburg 2016With no fewer than seven halls and over 22,000sqm of exhibition space showcasing the latest décor and design trends, products and services, not to mention an extensive Trade Business Programme, Decorex Joburg 2016 offers the ultimate business forum for trade professionals. 26 Jul 2016 Read more

Decorex Cape Town: A one-stop shop for all things homeProviding everything the homeowner needs to renovate, restore, build or decorate, Decorex Cape Town, which takes place from 29 April to 2 May at the CTICC, is an event not to be missed by anyone interested in creating a beautiful home. 22 Apr 2016 Read more

WTM Africa 2016 brings the world to Cape TownThe City of Cape Town is the place to be next month as WTM® Africa begins on 6 April 2016 22 Mar 2016 Read more

Decorex Durban: A one-stop shop for all things homeProviding everything the homeowner needs to renovate, restore, build or decorate, Decorex Durban, which takes place from the 18 - 21 March at the Durban Exhibition Centre, is an event not to be missed by anyone interested in creating a beautiful home. 11 Mar 2016 Read more

Heavyweight sponsors for Decorex 2016Decorex SA has announced its much anticipated headline sponsors for the 2016 series of shows, which kick off their KwaZulu-Natal leg from 18 to 21 March at the Durban Exhibition Centre. 5 Nov 2015 Read more

Diarise Decorex Durban nowKwaZulu-Natal's leading décor, design and lifestyle exhibition once again promises to be the destination of choice for those committed to turning house into home. 28 Oct 2015 Read more

Building better exhibitions through knowledge-sharing and education: AAXO held their first-ever Exhibitor Training DayExhibitions are a powerful way to connect with customers in an increasingly tough business environment. However, to make the most of the opportunity, there are a number of factors that need to be considered by exhibitors. For this reason, the Association of African Exhibition Organisers (AAXO) hosted their first-ever free Exhibitor Training Day on the 14th of October 2015, which was a resounding success. The event was extremely well attended and received a great deal of positive feedback. It also underscores AAXO's commitment to provide value for AAXO-associated exhibitors, in order to contribute to a profitable and thriving exhibition industry. 27 Oct 2015 Read more

Africa Automation Fair acquired by Thebe Reed ExhibitionsThebe Reed Exhibitions adds to its growing portfolio of African events. 12 Oct 2015 Read more

The Association of African Exhibition Organisers is moving forward and creating changeThe Association of African Exhibition Organisers (AAXO) is making great strides towards achieving its mandate of adding tangible benefits and value for exhibition organisers. AAXO has kicked off with a busy schedule of activities and events, beginning with an Exhibitor Training Day in October. This event is a fantastic opportunity and an absolute must for any exhibitor wishing to get the maximum value out of their show experience and exhibitors are encouraged to register and reserve their seat in order to avoid disappointment. 16 Sep 2015 Read more

The Association of African Exhibition Organisers hosts their first ever Exhibitor Training DayExhibitions are a powerful marketing medium that brings potential customers and client's right to your doorstep, for face-to-face interaction, question and answer sessions, product demonstrations and the provision of a tangible and engaging brand experience. Given the potential that participating in an exhibition has to boost the sales and visibility of a business, it is critical to get the mix right when putting an exhibition together. This is why the Association of African Exhibition Organisers (AAXO) has arranged an Exhibitor Training Day on Maximising the Power of Exhibitions. This event, which will be held on 14 October 2015 at the Ticketpro Dome, is exclusively for exhibitors linked to AAXO members and will be free of charge, on invitation only. 15 Sep 2015 Read more

Destination design: Decorex Joburg draws décor fans in drovesA revamped layout of its exhibition halls, a brand-new trade programme plus a second successful edition of 100% Design South Africa were just some of the attractions that saw visitors looking for décor, design and home improvement inspiration flock to Decorex Joburg 2015 in unprecedented numbers. 14 Sep 2015 Read more

The event industry welcomes the Association of African Exhibition Organisers (AAXO)The event industry welcomes a dynamic and credible new voice for exhibition organisers: the Association of African Exhibition Organisers (AAXO). 13 Aug 2015 Read more

Architecture and interior design conferenceArchitecture + Interior Design Africa is a CPD-accredited conference which will inspire conversations and teachings in the fields of architecture, interiors and building with a particular focus on Africa. The innovative conference is split over two days and is set to take place alongside Decorex Joburg and 100% Design South Africa on 6th and 7th August this year. 4 Aug 2015 Read more

New trade networking opportunities at Decorex Joburg 2015Extensive new opportunities for both exhibitors and trade visitors to Decorex Joburg to widen their business network have been announced by the organisers of Africa's largest décor, design and lifestyle exhibition. 27 Jul 2015 Read more

Gauteng Motor Fest set to deliver exhilirating 'live action' line-up'Celebrating Motor Sport in all forms' is the theme for this year's Gauteng Motor Fest, once again proudly hosted by City of Ekurhuleni and supported by Carnival City and Ignition TV. 17 Jul 2015 Read more

Exhibition organisers unite to launch new industry associationSome of the largest and most successful exhibition organisers in southern Africa, namely Specialised Exhibitions Montgomery, MMI South Africa, Hypenica, Thebe Reed Exhibitions, Spintelligent, Terrapinn, The Wedding Group, SA Confex Services, TE Trade Events, Exposure Marketing, LTE and Synergy Business Events, have announced that they will be launching a new industry association - the Association of African Exhibition Organisers (AAXO). 15 Jul 2015 Read more

Mediatech Africa spotlight on IP issues, lighting innovationThe global move to media over IP, and innovations in display and lighting, will feature high on the agenda at Mediatech Africa, Africa's only media and entertainment technology expo. 7 Jul 2015 Read more

One week until WTM Africa 2015 officially opensThe City of Cape Town is the place to be this month as WTM® Africa begins on 15 April 2015 9 Apr 2015 Read more

Hocus Interiors to make black magic at Decorex Cape TownIf there's one thing Marcelle Crowther has in spades, it's courage. "I'm always game for trying new things," says the Cape Town-based interior designer. "My philosophy is to give my clients something unique; something created specifically for them. My business offering is, therefore, the absolute antithesis of the chain-store look." 7 Apr 2015 Read more

Ticketpro partners with Thebe Reed Venue Management to secure sponsorship of The DomeSouth Africa's leading ticketing innovator, Ticketpro, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Blue Label Telecoms Limited, has secured a seven-year sponsorship deal of one of Johannesburg's most recognisable landmarks, The Dome in Northgate, which has been successfully managed over the past 12 years by Thebe Reed Venue Management. 26 Mar 2015 Read more

Spotlight on designer Frans Alexander at Decorex Durban"A sophisticated design direction that draws from traditional elements but also exudes an edgy twist and leaves behind the expected." 3 Mar 2015 Read more

Decorex Joburg set to attract the décor and design tradeA new networking platform, an African-based design forum and an online 'match-making programme' connecting exhibitors with traders are just some of the new features that Decorex Joburg will be launching to attract an ever-growing audience of trade visitors in 2015. 27 Jan 2015 Read more

The hard-hitting trends of 2015, from the experts at Decorex SAComfort is key in 2015, say trend forecasters, who predict that this year will see us immerse ourselves in the warm embrace of a world that makes us feel happy and safe. 26 Jan 2015 Read more

Decorex Joburg set to attract the décor and design tradeA new networking platform, an African-based design forum and an online 'match-making programme' connecting exhibitors with traders are just some of the new features that Decorex Joburg will be launching to attract an ever-growing audience of trade visitors in 2015. 10 Oct 2014 Read more

The final countdown to the 2014 Gauteng Motor ShowThe annual Gauteng Motor Show is once again gearing up to deliver its highly anticipated one-stop extreme 'moto-tainment' show, merging the thrill of live-action performances with audience entertainment aplenty. 21 Jul 2014 Read more

Book now for global trend update at Decorex Joburg 2014The retirement age is not what it used to be; cronuts are the new cupcake and we're moving towards a gender-free world. 18 Jun 2014 Read more

Glowing praise for inaugural World Travel Market Africa"Inspiring", "well organised" and "impressed" are among some of the words buyers, visitors and exhibitors have been using to describe the inaugural World Travel Market (WTM) Africa event that launched on 2 May at the Cape Town International Convention Centre. 6 May 2014 Read more

Dates announced for Sports & Events Tourism Exchange (SETE)The Sports & Events Tourism Exchange (SETE) Conference and Exhibition, now in its fourth year, will be taking place at the International Convention Centre (ICC) in Durban from 28 to 30 October 2014 together with third-year Conference Sponsor, the Culture, Arts, Tourism, Hospitality and Sport Sector Education and Training Authority (CATHSSETA). 24 Apr 2014 Read more

Register now for WTM AfricaWorld Travel Market Africa (WTM), the leading B2B exhibition for Africa's travel industry, has opened its registration for visitors and press. 28 Feb 2014 Read more

Decorex SA announces 2014 Design & Trend ForecastDecorex SA is delighted to announce the 2014 Design & Trend Forecast to run alongside the Durban, Cape Town and Joburg exhibitions. 26 Feb 2014 Read more

SA design to be showcased for World Design Capital at unique 100 Beautiful Things exhibitionAn exhibition of 100 Beautiful Things is to be part of the exciting line-up at 100% Design South Africa Preview in celebration of World Design Capital 2014. 25 Feb 2014 Read more

Global leader Reed Exhibitions partners with Thebe Exhibitions & ProjectsReed Exhibitions, part of the FTSE-listed Reed Elsevier Group, has signed a joint venture agreement with Thebe Tourism Group Pty Limited to acquire a majority share in Thebe Exhibitions & Projects Group (TEPG) based in South Africa. 5 Dec 2013 Read more

Your own business from under R1000Ahead of the Business Opportunities and Franchise Expo (BOFE), exhibitors explain how to get a business going and list the key elements of success. 9 Sep 2013 Read more

South African Airways show support for the Sports and Events Tourism Exchange 2013The third annual Sports and Events Tourism Exchange (SETE) events and conference, taking place from 22- 24 October at the International Convention Centre (ICC) in Durban, is aimed at positioning South Africa as a sports tourism destination. Across the three days, SETE will provide the opportunity for businesses from the sports and tourism industries to collaborate during the two day conference, with an exhibition and networking events taking place around the conference. SETE attracts over 1000 visitors who are decision makers in the sports industry. 2 Aug 2013 Read more

Thebe Exhibitions and Projects promotes literacy on Mandela DayLeading exhibition and events company Thebe Exhibitions and Projects (TEP) contributed to Nelson Mandela Day when members of staff dedicated 67 minutes of their time to the Mothers Touch Learning Academy in Diepsloot, Johannesburg. 22 Jul 2013 Read more

Decorex Joburg celebrates 20 years of exhibition excellenceThis year marks the 20th anniversary of Decorex Joburg and the exhibition's owners and organisers have promised that the August exhibition will be the best ever. 10 Jul 2013 Read more

City of Tshwane - Destination Host City for the 2013 Gauteng Motor ShowThe Gauteng Motor Show featuring the Atomic Junkies Adrenalin Sports Fest, proudly driven by Carfind.co.za, is delighted to announce the City of Tshwane as the Destination Host City for this world-class show. 23 May 2013 Read more

Business Opportunities and Franchise Expo celebrates its 20th anniversaryThis year marks the 20th anniversary of one of South Africa's most successful exhibitions for a niche, high-value audience of aspiring and established entrepreneurs. The 20th annual Business Opportunities and Franchise Expo will take place from 12-15 September 2013 at the Coca-Cola dome in Northriding, Johannesburg. 6 May 2013 Read more

Decorex Cape Town closes on a high noteDecorex Cape Town played host to over 36,000 visitors - proving once more that the mother city is the capital of décor and design appreciation. 2 May 2013 Read more

Decorex Cape Town marks 15 years in the mother city - and eyes a bigger futureDecorex Cape Town kicks off later this month, marking 15 successful years of inspiring visitors as the finest décor, design and lifestyle exhibition in South Africa. 23 Apr 2013 Read more

Gauteng Motor Show partners with Carfind.co.za to kick the show up to sixth gearThe Gauteng Motor Show featuring the Atomic Junkies Adrenalin Sports Fest, is taking place from 1-2 June at the Zwartkops Raceway in Centurion, Tshwane. With so many thrilling and adrenalin filled activities for the whole family, the Gauteng Motor Show will bring you the ultimate motoring event to ignite, excite and fire you up on all cylinders. 3 Apr 2013 Read more

Decorex Cape Town supports World Design Capital 2014For those of you wondering what exactly World Design Capital 2014 will mean to you, head down to Decorex Cape Town, South Africa's finest décor, design and lifestyle exhibition. This prestigious title will transform the way the world views South Africa's design talent and contribution. 2 Apr 2013 Read more

Decorex Durban a lifestyle feast for allDecorex Durban played host to more than 18,000 décor-hungry visitors over the past weekend - and the verdict was a hugely satisfying and inspiring day out was had by all. 28 Mar 2013 Read more

Plascon's "One Room, Four Looks" at Decorex DurbanThe Plascon Spaces concept stand will showcase the exciting 2013 colour palette "Balance" in a room setting simply transformed by paint into four unique looks. Witness how colour will bring a space to life and change it dramatically through different applications. 19 Mar 2013 Read more

Changing children's lives with do-good décor at Decorex DurbanDecorex Durban media partner M-Net will show just how much they care at this year's exhibition, with the Room to Grow installation showcasing great ideas for decorating children's rooms. 15 Mar 2013 Read more

New-look architecture conference roadshow announces exciting speakersDecorex SA, in association with sponsor Caesarstone, is proud to announce a new look to its annual Conversations on Architecture (COA) conference in 2013. 13 Mar 2013 Read more

BRICS Trade Exchange launches in AfricaThebe Exhibitions and Projects has announced the launch of the BRICS Trade Exchange, an exhibition to be held at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg, South Africa from 16-18 October 2013. 26 Feb 2013 Read more

For the love of craftIn keeping with a worldwide trend towards the sourcing and developing of artisanal design and manufacture, Decorex SA has launched Craft Collective. 20 Feb 2013 Read more

Gauteng Motor Show - The ultimate motoring event to ignite, excite and fire you up on all cylinders!The Gauteng Motor Show featuring the Atomic Junkies Adrenalin Fest, taking place from 1 - 2 June at the Zwartkops Raceway in Centurion, is the ultimate motoring event to ignite, excite and fire you up on all cylinders. 19 Feb 2013 Read more

New offices for Thebe Exhibitions & ProjectsThebe Exhibitions and Projects and Thebe Venue Management have moved into new offices. 11 Feb 2013 Read more

The influential South African Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC) has once again thrown its weight behind the annual Sports and Events Tourism Exchange (SETE) exhibition and conference, it has been announced. 8 Feb 2013 Read more

Nurturing and educating South Africa's youth is once more the focus of a partnership between Decorex SA and television network M-Net. 24 Jan 2013 Read more

Decorex Cape Town, South Africa's finest décor, design and lifestyle exhibition sets the proverbial table for its 15th year in the Mother City, serving up a blissful, feel-good show in 2013. The successful exhibition is sure to serve-up a hearty helping of décor inspiration. Showcasing cutting-edge trends and innovative insider tips, Decorex Cape Town will satisfy the appetite of visitors hungry for all that's new on the home front. 22 Jan 2013 Read more

The original Retirement Expo is rapidly changing the public's perception of how stimulating, rewarding and inspiring retirement planning and living can be. 26 Nov 2012 Read more

Plascon renews sponsorship of Decorex SA for the 20th yearDecorex SA is proud to announce that for the 20th consecutive year, Plascon will once again be the headline sponsor of Decorex SA in 2013. This renewed partnership confirms the synergy between two of South Africa's best known, trusted and well-loved décor brands. 16 Nov 2012 Read more

As artisinal design continues to gain more currency around the world, Decorex SA has announced the launch of CRAFT Collective at Decorex Joburg in August 2013. 8 Nov 2012 Read more

Coca-Cola dome - still Joburg's favourite concert venue!The winners of the Leisure Options Best of Joburg Awards have been announced and it's unanimous - the Coca-Cola dome is the concert venue that rocks Jo'burgers supreme and has done for the past 14-years in a row. Recognised as one of South Africa's most versatile special event venues, the Coca-Cola dome has hosted an array of world class acts from Roxette to Ne-Yo, Sting to The Killers - and has been voted, once again, the best concert venue in Johannesburg by the Best of Joburg Readers' Choice Awards 2012! 7 Nov 2012 Read more

TEPG adds another amazing and successful show to the family - the Gauteng Motor Show (GMS). 23 Oct 2012 Read more

As 2013 swiftly approaches, so does the annual KwaZulu-Natal showcase of South Africa's hottest décor, design and lifestyle products and inspiration, Decorex Durban. Decorex Durban takes place from 21-24 March 2013 at the Durban Exhibition Centre. 22 Oct 2012 Read more

Business Opportunities & Franchise Expo concludes successful 2012 showThousands of entrepreneurs, investors and aspiring business owners converged on the Coca-Cola dome in Johannesburg from 13-16 September, to seal the success of the 19th annual Business Opportunities & Franchise Exhibition. 26 Sep 2012 Read more

Exhibitors at the original Retirement Expo, which runs from 26-28 October at the Coca-Cola dome in Johannesburg, can expect to engage with a multi-generational audience. Organisers say everyone from retired or nearly retired Baby Boomers, to Generation X and Generation Y will come to see, plan for and buy the products and services that will secure their optimal retirement. 21 Sep 2012 Read more

The SETE 2012 Conference concludes on a high noteThe concluding morning of the SETE 2012 Conference began with four workshops facilitated by a variety of prominent international and local experts in the sports events and tourism sectors. These workshops were highly interactive between delegates and presenters and acted as think tank for sports tourism in South Africa. The conference then culminated in the highly anticipated National Sports Tourism Bidding and Hosting Strategy before being formally closed and praised by Chairperson of Trade and Investment KZN, Obed Mlaba. 18 Sep 2012 Read more

Ground-breaking SETE 2012 exhibition and conference comes to an endAs the curtain closed on this year's second annual Sports and Events Tourism Exchange (SETE) exhibition and conference on Friday last week, there was no doubt that this ground-breaking event is a powerful catalyst for the promotion of South Africa as a worldwide leader in sports and events tourism. Whilst the exhibition featured an estimated 60 exhibitors as well as over 50 international hosted buyers (IHB's), the conference programme saw presentations and panel discussions anchored by high profile local and international speakers who are all specialists within their respective fields, as well as the National Sports Tourism Steering committee's presentation of its 17 year strategy. 18 Sep 2012 Read more

Glittering Gala Dinner gets SETE 2012 underwayWednesday night's (12 September) glittering SETE 2012 Gala Dinner got this year's Sports and Events Tourism Exchange (SETE) exhibition (12-14 September) and conference (12-13 September) underway in fine style, with multiple-SAMA winner Lira entertaining a star-studded crowd that included Olympic gold and silver medallist Chad le Clos, Olympic bronze medallist Bridgitte Hartley, Banyana Banyana captain Amanda Dlamini, Miss SA Melinda Bam, as well as a host of other sports celebrities. As well as kicking off the 2nd annual SETE event, the Gala Dinner was also chosen by SASCOC (South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee) to celebrate the inspirational performances of the South African Olympic Team at London 2012. 14 Sep 2012 Read more

Do good designHave a heart: Joburg designers come to the party with M-Net Cares Café at Decorex Joburg - we hope you will too. 1 Aug 2012 Read more

US colour guru, Leatrice Eiseman, headline speaker at Design Dialogue conference seriesOne of the world's leading colour gurus as well as a host of South Africa's top décor, trend and design experts are on the line-up for the much-anticipated Decorex Design Dialogue conference series taking place next month. 20 Jul 2012 Read more

Two new décor and design heavyweights have joined the Decorex SA team on the eve of what promises to be a record-breaking Joburg show. 19 Jun 2012 Read more

Decorex Cape Town massive success for design sector...and the man cave movementMan caves, hanging gardens, nests for beds, hectic-eclectic interiors and a 'trek' of farm to city - home enthusiasts and design-minded trade professionals, fifteen per cent more than last year, flocked to Decorex Cape Town, held at the CTICC from 26 to 29 April, for their annual décor fix and to spot the next best thing in interior design. 7 May 2012 Read more

Atomic Junkies Easter "Adrenalin" Sports Fest introduces top international FMX "back-flipper"The Atomic Junkies Easter Adrenalin Sports Fest will take place at the Coca-Cola dome from 6-9 April. Open to the public from 10am daily, this event will offer visitors two Live Stunt Shows daily featuring some of South Africa's top FMX and trial bike riders, spinners and drifters in a spectacular display of breathtaking stunts. 4 Apr 2012 Read more

Carol Weaving named Sport Industry Entrepreneur of the YearCarol Weaving, Managing Director of the Thebe Exhibitions and Projects Group, was named the Entrepreneur of the Year at the Virgin Active Sport Industry Awards ceremony in Johannesburg. 27 Feb 2012 Read more

Along with the annual transition into the New Year comes a shift in the trends that characterize both local and international décor, design and home living industries. Locally, as one of South Africa's most highly anticipated exhibitions, Decorex Durban 2012 will no doubt be setting the scene for trend-forward South African's, having amassed an inspiring combination of high end exhibitors, workshops and demonstrations for its Durban exhibition which is scheduled to take place at the Durban Exhibition Centre between 21 - 25 March. 15 Feb 2012 Read more

Plascon will be adding much colour to Decorex Durban as they showcase their 2012 'Endless Possibility' Colour Forecast at the popular décor, design and home living event (21 - 25 March). Décor enthusiasts will also be excited to hear that four of South Africa's top decorators and designers, namely Michelle Throssel (Ballito), KOOP and the Shaw Sisters (Durban), Ruth Duke (Durban) and Laurence Brick (Cape Town), will each be interpreting a different one of the four Plascon colour palettes from their 2012 Forecast, including Memory, Expression, Mystery and Origins, in a concept stand at the exhibition. 7 Feb 2012 Read more

Three new exhibitions for Thebe in 2012The Thebe Exhibitions and Projects Group (TEPG) has secured three new exhibition management contracts for 2012. 13 Dec 2011 Read more

Plascon to add colour to Decorex Durban's 10th birthday celebrations in March 2012Plascon, main sponsors of Decorex SA since the inception of the event 18 years ago, will once again be adding much colour to next year's Decorex Durban exhibition as the popular décor, design and home living event looks to celebrate its 10th birthday in style. Décor enthusiasts will also be excited to hear that Plascon will be showcasing their 2012 Colour Forecast at the event, with the help of four of South Africa's top designers who will each be interpreting a different one of the four Plascon colour palettes from their 2012 Forecast. 7 Dec 2011 Read more

The Thebe Exhibitions and Projects Group (TEPG) has been awarded the exhibition management contract for the 2012 International Small Business Congress (ISBC) which will take place at the Sandton Convention Centre from 15 to 18 September. 22 Nov 2011 Read more

Decorex SA excels at EXSA AwardsDecorex SA firmly reaffirmed its status as Africa's premier design and décor exhibition portfolio with its stellar performance at the glittering 2011 Awards Gala Dinner of the Exhibitions and Events Association of Southern Africa (EXSA), held at the Sandton Convention Centre on November 3rd. 17 Nov 2011 Read more

Expo sets the tone for retirement planningSouth Africa's first-ever Retirement Expo, which took place at the Coca-Cola dome in Johannesburg from 28 to 30 October 2011, has set the tone for retirement planning in years to come. 10 Nov 2011 Read more

The Thebe Exhibitions and Projects Group (TEPG) has introduced Atomic Junkies, an extreme sports and adrenalin fest that will take place at Johannesburg's Coca-Cola dome over Easter next year, from 6 to 9 April. 20 Oct 2011 Read more

# man cave (noun) - [1] the demarcated area (inside or outside a domicile) that has been outfitted with all manner of man-friendly accessories; [2] a shrine to sports and entertainment; [3] an emotional sanctuary. 19 Oct 2011 Read more

When Rand Aid launched its Hip Op Granny earlier this year its intention was to ensure that she became the non-profit organisation's champion, so that it can continue to raise the much-needed income it needs to take care of the elderly in need. 7 Oct 2011 Read more

The tenth edition of one of South Africa's most highly anticipated home living exhibitions, Decorex Durban, will be celebrated in style next year as the expertly conceptualised event will feature a range of high end exhibitors, workshops and demonstrations characterised by home trends and products at the forefront of their respective industries. Between 21-25 March 2012, the Durban Exhibition Centre will be filled to the brim with a combination of the very best in décor, design and home living. 5 Oct 2011 Read more

They were born before 1964, but are living full and satisfying lives with interests that include travel, food and fashion. They are money-savvy, techno-able, discerning and smart and also health and body conscious - a far cry from the stereotype 40-plussers that popular opinion often considers to be staid and rigid in their ways. 5 Sep 2011 Read more

Clashing prints, creative collaboration, uninhibited design and Afropolitan style... it's open season for trend-hunting at Decorex Joburg. Southern Africa's largest trade and consumer exhibition for interior design, décor and fine finishes marks its 18th year with a directional theme 'Beauty and the Basics'. 2 Aug 2011 Read more

Government and private sector procurement managers attending the 2011 Business and Opportunities and Franchise Expo (BOFE) in September will have the opportunity to network with hundreds of entrepreneurs and business owners from across the country. This will enable them to facilitate investment opportunities and drive entrepreneurship growth with aspirant entrepreneurs, while stimulating job-creation goals set by government. 28 Jul 2011 Read more

South Africa's first-ever expo aimed at enhancing peoples' lifestyles after retirement will be held at Johannesburg's Coca-Cola dome from 28 to 30 October 2011. 21 Jul 2011 Read more

Thebe Exhibitions and Projects has once again united with the Eskom Foundation for the 2011 Business Opportunities and Franchise Expo (BOFE) sponsored by Standard Bank, in a strategic partnership that will provide opportunities to aspiring entrepreneurs and small-to-medium enterprise owners. 1 Jul 2011 Read more

Carol Weaving, Managing Director of the Thebe Exhibitions and Projects Group, was named Top Performing Businesswoman of the Year at the African Access National Business Awards. 30 Jun 2011 Read more

South Africa's national sporting and tourism bodies have taken a major first step towards the formalisation of the sports tourism industry, as tangible steps are put in place to ensure the legacies of the 2010 FIFA World Cup are sustained for years to come. 20 Jun 2011 Read more

Thebe Exhibitions and Projects Group (TEPG) announced today that their Retirement Expo in October this year will showcase leading financial, property and lifestyle brands. The exhibition will be held at the Coca-Cola dome in Johannesburg from 21 to 23 October 2011. 10 May 2011 Read more

Beauty and basics blend at Decorex Cape Town 201129 April - 2 May, CTICC, Cape Town

Ban the mundane, the boring and the beige by joining Decorex Cape Town on a quest for beautiful things and the practical know-how to incorporate it in the home.
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Industry Expert Lynda Smith enthusiastic about being part of the first ever Retirement Expo in SASouth African retirement expert and CEO of the Refirement Network, Lynda Smith will be sharing her knowledge and expertise at this year's first ever Retirement Expo to be held in Gauteng later this year. 25 Mar 2011 Read more

Century Property Developments presents Retirement ExpoCentury Property Developments will be the presenting sponsor of South Africa's first-ever retirement exhibition which will be held at the Coca-Cola dome in Johannesburg from 21 to 23 October 2011. 8 Mar 2011 Read more

Glacier by Sanlam announced today that all visitors to the Retirement Expo in October this year will have access to a high intensity 45 minute workshop, designed to explore the fundamentals involved in retirement planning. Owned and managed by the Thebe Exhibitions and Projects Group (TEPG), South Africa's first-ever Retirement Expo will offer a variety of products and services needed to plan for retirement and all that a "mature lifestyle" encompasses. The exhibition will be held at the Coca-Cola dome in Johannesburg from 21 to 23 October 2011. 8 Mar 2011 Read more

Mediatech Africa boasted over 6,700 visitors at its previous show, making it Africa's largest advanced technology trade exhibition. The biannual hub for all serious industry players takes place at the Coca-Cola dome in Northgate, Johannesburg, from 20 July to 22 July 2011. 8 Mar 2011 Read more

Since the final whistle blew at Soccer City, now known as the FNB Stadium, South Africa has been riding a tidal wave of success post World Cup. Ridding itself of a myriad of stigmas, perceptions and folklore amongst international visitors, the country has finally proven to the world that it's capable of exceeding expectations. 8 Mar 2011 Read more

Thebe Exhibitions & Projects Group announced the launch of Design in Hospitality (DiH), the first confex of its kind to be held in South Africa. The inaugural two-day event will take place on 15 and 16 September at The Forum, Turbine Hall, Newtown, Joburg. 8 Mar 2011 Read more

Thebe forms new sponsorship and marketing divisionThe Thebe Exhibitions and Projects Group (TEPG) has announced the formation of a new division - Think TEPG - that will be responsible for sponsorship and brand relationship management. 29 Jul 2010 Read more

Decorex on shortlist for top international awardSouth Africa's leading interior design exhibition, Decorex SA, has been named one of four finalists in the 2010 marketing awards of UFI, the global association of the exhibition industry. 8 Jul 2010 Read more

2010 Plascon Prism Awards call on creatives to 'Adapt. Evolve'In 2010 the Plascon Prism Awards shines the searchlight on South African Design Style; apt for a year that global attention is firmly on the country and the continent. The theme ‘Adapt. Evolve' marks South Africa's spirited drive to survive, adjust, redefine and assimilate in a sea of change. 15 Apr 2010 Read more

Thebe Exhibitions and Projects and Thebe Conferences and Events mergeThe Thebe Exhibitions and Projects Group and Thebe Conferences and Events have merged. Thebe Exhibitions and Projects Group Managing Director Carol Weaving says this step brings together two organisations that serve a very dynamic target market. 22 Feb 2010 Read more

The Thebe Exhibitions and Projects Group (TEPG) has bought the International Fashion Sale (IFS) expo. 19 Feb 2010 Read more

Decorex goes 35 percent lighter on electricityDecorex SA, the country's premier decorating exhibition, managed a 35 percent saving in electricity at the recent exhibition at the Gallagher Convention Centre. 14 Sep 2009 Read more

All eyes on Africa and green living at Decorex JoburgWith close on 52 000 visitors flocking through its doors - an astounding 25% more than the previous year - Decorex Joburg confirmed that the South African decor and design industry is alive and well, walking with a new-found swagger, showing pride in its own abilities and confidence in the future. 28 Aug 2009 Read more

Carol Weaving scoops Businesswoman of the Year Award in the entrepreneur categoryCarol Weaving, Managing Director of Thebe Exhibitions & Projects Group, was named Businesswoman of the Year in the entrepreneur category at the annual Businesswomen's Association (BWA) award ceremony on 6 August at the Sandton Convention Centre. Venete Klein, executive director of Retail Banking at ABSA, received the award in the corporate category. 28 Aug 2009 Read more

International colour expert - Lee Eiseman - on three-city tourKnow your Iron (a browned-down grey) from your Crème Brulee (a greyed-down beige)? It has been said that Lee Eiseman - international colour guru visiting South Africa on a three-city tour of colour presentations in August - knows so much about the history of colour, the psychology of colour and the application of colour that she can make colour interesting to a convent of nuns who only wear black. More importantly, she constantly updates the dynamics of colour and how it responds to the pop culture, the economy and world events. 20 Jul 2009 Read more

The Thebe Exhibitions and Projects Group (TEPG) has been admitted as a full member of UFI, the global association of the exhibition industry. In addition, the group's flagship exhibition, Decorex Joburg, has been granted the status of a “UFI-approved event”. 17 Apr 2009 Read more

The Sasol Pension Fund, owner of the Coca-Cola dome in Johannesburg, has renewed the management contract for the venue with Thebe Venue Management until 2019 - the third term in a row. 19 Mar 2009 Read more

Plascon Prism Awards plum new project for Decorex SADecorex SA added a multi-coloured string to its bow of special projects, being awarded the honour to coordinate the 2009 Plascon Prism Awards. 16 Mar 2009 Read more

The Thebe Exhibitions and Projects Group has taken over the management of Thebe Reward. 11 Feb 2009 Read more

Thebe Exhibitions and Projects will ensure that all steps are in place towards a greener events industry in future. Managing director Carol Weaving says the company's greening policy will be further refined and presented to exhibitors as part of its marketing strategy. 3 Feb 2009 Read more

The Thebe Exhibitions and Projects Group has taken over the management of destination management company helloAFRICA. The Cape Town-based company offers destination management solutions such as incentive and corporate travel and meetings and event management in South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Mozambique and Namibia. 9 Dec 2008 Read more

The Thebe Exhibitions and Projects Group and the Coca-Cola dome have terminated their membership of the Exhibition and Event Association of Southern Africa (EXSA). Group Managing Director Carol Weaving says the decision was not taken lightly. 23 Oct 2008 Read more

Thebe Exhibitions and Events will in future be known as Thebe Exhibitions and Projects. Managing Director Carol Weaving says the decision to change the name of the group was a strategic one, aimed at positioning the company in terms of the actual business it conducts and avoiding confusion with other companies that specialise in events only. 8 Jul 2008 Read more

The only exhibition where South Africans can consider their global travel options - the World Holiday & Travel Fair - will be held at Johannesburg's Coca-Cola dome from 17 to 19 April 2009. 25 Apr 2008 Read more

South Africa will host the World Orchid Conference (WOC) in 2014. This was announced by the World Orchid Conference Trust at the conference held in Miami, Florida at the end of January 2008 and will be confirmed at the next conference, to be held in Singapore in 2011. 13 Feb 2008 Read more

The Thebe Exhibitions and Events Group scored another hat trick at the annual awards ceremony of the Exhibition and Event Association of Southern Africa (EXSA) held in Johannesburg last week, walking away with no less than three awards. 13 Nov 2007 Read more

Thebe Safety Division, a subsidiary of the Thebe Exhibitions and Events Group, has appointed Shaun Harrison as Safety and Risk Officer, taking the lead in providing safety services to the events industry to ensure full compliance to the new Safety at Live Events Bill. 9 Feb 2007 Read more

What's new on the design horizon? Decorex KZN will show and tell. This leading décor and interior design exhibition sparkles with a new sense of glamour and a theme to match. 'Embellishing Space' marks the return of beautiful spaces - rich in symbolism and meaning; provocative spaces to touch, feel and experience.  8 Jan 2007 Read more

The Thebe Exhibitions and Events Group reaped no less than three awards at last night's Exhibition Association of Southern Africa (EXSA) 2006 exhibition and stand awards ceremony.  16 Nov 2006 Read more

South Africa's first exhibition dedicated to the beading industry, Beadex Africa, will take place at the Sandton Convention Centre from 11 to 13 May 2007. 25 Oct 2006 Read more

Gallagher Estate in Midrand will again host the popular Franchise & Business Opportunities Expo (FBOE), from 7 - 10 September 2006. Now in its 14th year, FBOE is the definitive meeting place for entrepreneurs seeking new business opportunities and franchisors and companies offering such opportunities.  1 Sep 2006 Read more

The Hot Property 2006 show takes place from 1 - 3 September at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg and promises buyers a veritable banquet of opportunities in the residential property market.  31 Aug 2006 Read more

Naturally beautiful. Discover new ways to transform everyday living spaces into a personal haven of tranquility. Turn up the tempo with fresh design trends, creative décor and essential home comforts. Decorex Jhb, the country's premier décor and interior design experience, brings together the most captivating collection of exhibitors, design icons and earthly delights under a nature inspired theme, 'Nature influences Living Spaces'. 8 Jun 2006 Read more

The Thebe Exhibitions and Events Group has announced that Meetings Africa, the annual business tourism exhibition, will take place at the Sandton Convention Centre from 28 February to 1 March next year. 17 May 2006 Read more

Thebe Events is currently preparing to stage the 2006 ARA Be Your Best Rock Challenge that will be held in five provinces in August and September. 20 Apr 2006 Read more

Feedback from all quarters indicates that Meetings Africa has established itself as the continent's top business tourism exhibition. Organised by the Thebe Exhibitions and Events Group, Meetings Africa was held for the second time at the Sandton Convention Centre last week. 8 Mar 2006 Read more

A major research project into all aspects of business tourism will kick off at the Meetings Africa exhibition in Sandton next week.  21 Feb 2006 Read more

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