We have a collection of links here to industry pages and other useful websites for stallholders, market managers and just about anybody who has an interest in the market industry. This is a static page and will be updated when new and informative links become available. If you have any suggestions, please let us know about them.
*UPDATE* For a vast number of links please see www.marketstartup.co.uk it really has just about every market connection you could want.
National Association of British Market Authorities
As the country’s leading markets organisation NABMA, The National Association of British Market Authorities, has successfully promoted the interests of its local members for over 80 years. Membership benefits include professional advice, a lively forum for discussion and a key role in shaping the future of markets. Membership is open to any local or public authority having control of retail, wholesale, livestock markets, public abattoirs and pleasure fairs.
National Market Traders’ Federation
The National Market Traders’ Federation was founded in 1899 by a group of South Yorkshire market traders who felt there was a need for an organisation to represent their collective interests. Since then the NMTF has grown by leaps and bounds.
The NMTF works hard on behalf of its members. It lobbies government through the increasingly influential All Party Parliamentary Markets Group, and holds regular talks with other organisations involved in the industry.
Open Air Market Network
This website should help you better understand the functions, importance, and variety of street markets and merchants as well as the larger social context in which they are found. This knowledge should be useful to merchants, shoppers, travelers, policy makers and academics of all types, law, business, social science, consumer researchers, historians and anyone else with an interest in this age-old form of trade.
The UK’s leading operator of Continental and Special event markets and one of the country’s leading all round market consultancies. An exciting and innovative company specialising in high quality Continental, German style Christmas and International Gourmet Food markets offering a bespoke market event service.
Groupe Geraud is the largest operator of local authority markets in Europe operating more than 1300 market days each week and is certainly the largest French private operator of retail markets, produce markets, cattle markets and fairs of all kinds. It has more than three hundred contracts (around 600 markets) with towns and cities of all sizes, including some, such as Bordeaux, which are very large.
Markets deliver vitality and variety all too often absent from today’s multiple-dominated High Streets. Since 1997 Quarterbridge has been helping the market industry deliver fresh, quality goods with personal service and realistic prices.
We find innovative ways to increase footfall to markets, help drive increased revenue and plan long term, sustainable strategies for success.
Market Trade News
Market Trade News is a STRICTLY trade only publication. It is dedicated to helping wholesalers, market traders and market managers. In fact, anything and everything relating to markets can be found in Market Trade News, including suppliers, insurance, vehicles and market stalls and accessories.
We offer informative news, editorial features and focused advertising for both wholesalers and markets.
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