Exhibitor Manual goes live
The EFTTEX Exhibitor Manual has gone live. Helen Downey, EFTTEX Coordinator, said: “We apologise that it went live four days later than planned. However, we hope that all exhibitors are finding it easy to use. Anyone who does experience problems should call or email me and I will gladly help.”
Jessica leaves EFTTA secretariat
There’s a new face at EFTTA following the departure of Administration and Accounts Executive, Jessica Tutchings.
EFTTEX 2012 returns to Paris
Paris has been named as the venue for EFTTEX 2012. The French capital won the vote for Europe’s showcase trade event over rival cities, which included Bordeaux, Nice and Nuremburg.
Book early for Gala Evening
The EFTTEX 2011 Gala Evening will take place on Saturday, June 18th and anyone wanting to be there is advised to book early, as tickets are limited.
EFTTEX show site updated
EFTTA has become a Fish Fight Supporter
One of the EFTTA selected lobby priorities this year and next year is the on-going reform of the EU´s Common Fisheries Policy (the CFP). EFTTA are very happy that Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall launched the “Hugh´s Fish Fight” campaign. The campaign makes it known to the public at large, what an enormous waste of fish and other sea creatures are thrown back to the sea dead due to a broken management system, which allows, and even encourages, this to happen.
All Italian Recreational Sea Fishers to be Registered this Spring
The Italian authorities want to get a better insight into the number of recreational sea fishers and the kind of fishing they perform. This will enable them to be better able to meet data collection requirements from EU legislation and to collect some basic information for figuring out what additional information and measures might be needed for Italian sea fisheries management.
EFTTA welcomes members to China Fish
For the second year running EFTTA will be welcoming visitors to its custom-built lounge at China Fish 2011.
Telephone problems at EFTTA
The staff at EFTTA are currently experiencing problems with their telephone system. It is affecting the fax line and all incoming calls.
Book your hotel early for Exhibition
Hotels in Amsterdam are reporting a surge in reservations in June.