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Seafood Expo North America Postponed Due to Coronavirus; Global Show in Brussels Still Scheduled

March 3, 2020

Diversified Communications announced on Wednesday that they will be postponing Seafood Expo North America. The show was set to take place in Boston from March 15-17.

“After many weeks of monitoring the evolving situation around COVID-19 and evaluating the full spectrum of feedback we received among hundreds of calls and emails, we, Diversified Communications, have decided that the 40th edition of Seafood Expo North America/ Seafood Processing North America will not take place as scheduled in March and is postponed while we look at other options,” a note from Liz Plizga, Group VP of Diversified Communications reads.

The notice from Diversified continues that the they are “committed to finding a solution to deliver an event in North America, this year, to ensure business continuity to the seafood industry.”

“Details on when and where will be communicated directly with our customers in the next month,” reads the note. “Depending on date and location availability, the event might look slightly different for 2020 but will continue to provide the opportunities to connect suppliers and buyers in the industry.”

According to Diversified, their Seafood Expo Global Show in Brussels, which is set for April 21-23, is still “scheduled as planned.”

“We are monitoring the situation closely in Brussels and are dedicated to providing a valuable and safe global business platform to the industry.”