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Reed Exhibitions sells Canadian manufacturing and industrial tradeshow portfolio

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Norwalk, Conn.—Reed Exhibitions announced the sale of its Canadian industrial and manufacturing trade show portfolio to the Society of Manufacturing Engineers and Vance Publishing.

Financial terms of the deals were not disclosed.

The Society of Manufacturing Engineers purchased the Advanced Manufacturing Show; Canadian Manufacturing Technology Show; Canadian Manufacturing Week; Montreal Manufacturing Technology Show; Plant Maintenance & Design Engineering; Southwest Ontario Industrial Show and Western Manufacturing Technology Show.

Vance acquired the Woodworking Machinery Supply Expo and SIBO (Quebec Industrial Woodworking Show).

With the transactions, Reed has completed the sale of its U.S. and Canadian manufacturing and industrial trade shows.

Earlier this year, Reed sold its U.S. manufacturing and industrial portfolio to Canon Communications.

—Matthew Schwartz

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