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Easyfairs takes over Building Holland show

Events. The Belgium-based, privately-owned Easyfairs is taking over the Building Holland trade fair from Duurzaam Gebouwd. Building Holland is an annual 15k sq m three-day event for the construction and property industries, held at Rai Amsterdam with a reported average of 15,000 visitors and 230 exhibitors. Easyfairs is a multi-format event organiser, active with more than 218 of its own events in 17 countries including China,  France, Germany, the UK and the US. It also manages 10 event venues in the Benelux, Germany, and Sweden. Analyst AMR recently named Easyfairs (which employs 752 people and has revenues of €160m) as one of the world’s top 20 exhibition organisers. A fast-growing company to watch.

Context: read our Insight on Reed Exhibitions and the churning world market.