BUSINESS-INFORM 2019 International Exhibition – Main Results
Visitors were mainly attracted by New Generation Toners: Quality and Safety Conference, taking place on 15th of May simultaneously with the expo in the Smaller Conference Hall of Pavilion 75 VDNH. During this Conference the representatives of the leading companies from the industry of office printing, shared the views on current manufacturing and promotion problems for International and Russian markets, evaluated main market tendencies, shared their forecasts. Reports from Delacamp, IMEX, Integral, CROSS Imaging Supplies, Business-Inform, Laboratory of Electrography Ltd. experts, presented during the conference, were visited by 250 specialists. The majority of them got the opportunity not only to listen to the leading industry specialists, but do discuss the issues of interest with them.
On May 16 within the framework of BUSINESS-INFORM 2019 expo the 5th Conference named: Corporative procurements - 2019: from Buyers Expectations to Suppliers' and Manufacturers' Abilities, took place, organized by the Information Agency "Business-Inform"
The BUSINESS-INFORM 2019 exhibition has been organized and performed for the eighth time already. It's organizer, the Information Agency "Business Inform" (Russia), provided for all the visitors and exhibitors free copies of new "Printing Supplies" Catalog (issue #41, 2019), «Best Suppliers of Compatible Consumables»
All the exhibitors also got presents: the Agency's web-site provided a possibility for exhibitors to publish and spread company's news for free, and «BUSINESS-INFORM Review» magazine allowed them to publish articles and notes of company's specialists.
Both exhibitors and visitors showed interest in Russian supplies market leading companies' award ceremony that took place on 16 of May in a conference-hall of Pavilion 75 VDNH. The leading Russian and International companies and 4 specialists from different parts of the world were awarded with "FOCUS on QUALITY!" prize (see the list below). Besides this, according to the results of the voting, organized on the Business-Inform agency's web-site, 3 winner brands were awarded in the categories «Most Popular Brand»(CACTUS – 1st place, NV Print, Hi-Black), «Best Quality Brand» (G&G – 1st place, 7Q, UNITON Premium), «Best Price-Quality Ratio Brand» (7Q – 1stplace, CACTUS, ProfiLine).
Despite somewhat reduced number of visitors in comparison with 2016-2017 (2016-2017 saw around 2400 people visiting the expo), the majority of exhibitor and visitors of BUSINESS-INFORM 2019 note that informational events (expos, conferences, seminars) are acquiring more and more importance in Russia. Only systematic provision of information by the leading industry representatives, open discussion of new products, tendencies, and problems will allow the Russian market to become up-to-date and quick-to-react to emergence of new and perspective technical and technological solutions on the world market. In the end, most exhibitors have already confirmed their participation in the next BUSINESS-INFORM 2020 International Office Equipment, Supplies, and Parts Exhibition (Moscow, May 2020).
BUSINESS-INFORM 2018 International Exhibition
"Focus on Quality" Award Recipients
EUROPE - USA- JAPAN
Static Control Components (USA)
INTEGRAL GmbH (Germany)
DELACAMP AG (Germany)
APEX Microelectronics Co., Ltd. (China)
RETECH Technology International Ltd. (China)
MITO Color Imaging Co., Ltd. (China)
ZHONO Electronic Technology Co., Ltd. (China)
HYB TONER – HK Haoyinbao Group Co., Ltd. (China)
RM COMPANY (Russia)
Imaging Solutions (Russia)
Volker Kappius (Delacamp, Germany)
Peter Knak (IMEX EU Trading)
Tania Hagemann (Integral, Germany)
Scott Odom (Clover Imaging Group (CIG) EMEA)