EUROBRICO-FITS 2014 DAY 2 036Eurobrico, the international fair of DIY, It has gathered in its eighth edition in Feria Valencia near 400 exhibiting firms related to the sector of DIY and hardware. The appointment has become a benchmark national and also international showing all news professionals in the sector.

The President of Eurobrico, Luis Franco, It has been met by the operation of the contest. It confirms that it has come to the appointment “the 100% the national purchasing power, big Centrals of purchase, medium-size and proximity stores”, but it also highlights the presence of international buyers from mainly from Central Europe. It also wanted to highlight the success of Eurobrico is “a success of the whole sector”. Buyers attended the event has the news that were presented to the market and the “exhibiting firms have risen to”. Eurobrico always brings new and above all “innovation in the sector”, says Franco.

Consulted exhibitors confirmed this perception. From the direction of the firm PANTER and ROMBULL RONETS, Vicente Pajares, stresses that the exhibitors have a great opportunity to show its wide range of products to the entire distribution “concentrated in one place and time”. Says also that the “buyer visiting Eurobrico is a buyer of quality, to purchase enough and that you buy well. The contest is over”.

_MG_1012On the other hand Jordi Piqueras, product Greensol GLP, firm that exposed for the first time in Eurobrico and that has achieved the award for the best stand awarded by the Belgian delegation that visited the fair, He said that the fair “She has been very lively, has been a large influx of visitors who have come to know our product”. On the other hand, Leticia safe, Marketing Director of Acorn Crown, He has commented that “large national shopping centres have come all, as well as also some hardware store proximity and Gardens”.

In addition to business, Eurobrico had an extensive program of conferences and workshops
But in addition to business, the wide programme of conferences organised in Eurobrico Forum by Worx won in content. Conferences have had true experts in each of the analyzed materials that have poured on issues that aroused great interest among professionals in the sector. Likewise, Eurobrico Forum space by Worx served platform for the exhibiting companies to know their advances in technology and present its innovations to all professionals.

Also Eurobrico hosted on sustainable gardening workshop organized by Leroy Merlin. Department of Corporate Social responsibility at Leroy Merlin and the garden shopping central were commissioned to carry out the workshop that included technical and pedagogical advice from Briconatur. Two-day workshop that concluded with the mounting of a true sustainable garden in Eurobrico.

Also Eurobrico with the company Karcher, They showed the use of the Google Glass applied to the sector, and in collaboration with HMY Yudigar created a space where practitioners could exchange experiences and knowledge with the aim of enhancing a brand in the DIY sector.

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Aquareturn, Briosombra and Wenco Hispania, Awards Eurobrico 2014
The contest delivered its Eurobrico Awards 2014 you are intended to empower companies and organizations more top, as well as recognize these innovative efforts. On this occasion awards were awarded to the Aquareturn product of the Aquareturn company in the category of hardware and DIY; the company Briosombra for your Briosombra product in the category garden, and finally, the company Wenco Hispania award in category decoration and home for its Loc Vacuum system. The President of Eurobrico, Luis Franco, along with William Leal, President of the Association of distributors of hardware and DIY, they were in charge of delivering the awards.
The jury of the awards Eurobrico 2014 It was composed by relevant professionals of the distribution sector who were responsible for choosing the winners among all the products that have set the area of innovations of Eurobrico 2014. In this edition it has been formed by Fernando Bautista, QF + Manager; Juan José Jaén, President of Bricoking and Francisco Javier Gaviria, responsible for Merchandising of Leroy Merlin.

“Sponsor a neuron”, the solidarity day of Eurobrico
The workshop “Sponsor a neuron” It was during the first day of Eurobrico one of the most emotional acts of the contest. This initiative, promoted by the Fundación Txema Elorza and Leroy Merlin and which have collaborated actively Briconatur and Eurobrico, He helped to raise funds to help the treatment Alex, a six-year-old boy who suffers from cerebral palsy.

Throughout the morning of the 1 October, a total of 68 School of between 10 and 11 years, they took part in the solidarity workshop where they interacted with the Briconatur monitors and which began in the world of DIY. Paco war, Leroy Merlin in Leganés store manager; Fernando Bautista, President of Fundación Txema Elorza and Luis Franco, President of Eurobrico, they handed out the diplomas of gratitude to the sponsors.

Eurobrico agreed on dates with other contests that shares customers and distribution channels, Iberflora, International fair of plant and flower, Technology and Bricojardín; Plant World - Professional Forum of innovation and agricultural technology, and it fits, Fair store, Distribution and point of sale. The competitions closed their doors in Feria Valencia with good results. The fairs occupied six pavilions of the levels 2 and 3 the Valencia fair. And most customers agree that the influx of professionals has increased and rely on that in the coming weeks contacts materialise into orders.