MacExpo 2001 show goers will enjoy an A-Z feast of new products as the event opens its doors this morning.

Microsoft is demonstrating Mac Office v.X at stand 460. The product was originally scheduled to ship on Monday, though this has now been held back until November 30, due to logistical problems.

Adobe (stand 300) will exhibit its Mac OS X-upgraded products. Attendees will enjoy demonstrations of Illustrator 10, InDesign 2.0, Acrobat 5.0, PageMaker 7.0 and GoLive 5.0. There's also rumour of a surprise product appearance.

Products bonanza Macromedia has booked stand 40 to demonstrate FreeHand 10, Flash 5, Dreamweaver 4. Director 8.5, UltraDev 4 and Fireworks 4. The products will be demonstrated during a rolling programme of 30-minute seminar sessions, held at the Macromedia stand.

The show is also the first chance for the UK Mac community to see recently-announced products from a variety of companies. Formac will be showcase its recently-announced Gallery 1740 17.4-inch flat-screen monitor, Sony will demonstrate its Trinitiron monitors.

Epson, Wacom, Corel, Macally, Alias|Wavefront and P&L Software will be guiding attendees through recently released products. Distributors and resellers are also at the show today.

Macworld will also be at the show. Why not visit us at stand 170.