A total of 17,204 visitors attended this year's Convenience Retailing Show (CRS) at Birmingham's NEC.
CRS was one of four shows under the William Reed Food & Drink World exhibition umbrella. More than 70,000 visits were made to the exhibition, which encompasses Food & Drink Expo, the International Fuel & Forecourt Show (IFFE) and Foodex Meatex.
A record number of exhibitors have already rebooked for the 2007 event on March 6-8.