The 2017 edition of AMBIENTE, the biggest show of consumer goods held at Frankfurt fairground, took place from 10th to 14th February.
The official statistics show something better parameters than of the previous edition: 4500 exhibitors, 96 countries and over 140000 visitors from 154 countries. The show occupied 27 halls with 308,000 square meters of exhibition space. During five days of the show visitors were able to see trends and innovations for the next one year period.
Beside Germans in top 10 nations that visited the show there were businessmen from Italy, China, France, USA, Spain, United Kingdom, Holland, Switzerland, South Korea and Turkey. Also the number of visitors from Canada, Australia, Russia, Emirates and Brazil increased significantly.
For Metalac Posudje it was 35th time to participate at the show, last eight years with stand located in the Hall 3.0 where mostly producers of cookware and accessories exhibit. In affirmation of Metalac’s excellent reputation new arrangements will be initiated for 2017 and 2018. Metalac staff met with number of actual and potential clients from the region, Europe, Russia…who were pleased with newly presented cookware collections. Obviously and beside that of Austrian producers, the enamel cookware produced and offered by Metalac, its quality, innovation, design and overall performance was a declaration of supremacy.
For this edition Metalac presented 25 new collections. In the range of non-stick products there was the Professional collection meant for HORECA clients and resulting from several months of hard development work new redesigned pressure cooker with a glass on the lid that allows to save more time and energy.
At the Metalac booth there was a special corner dedicated to the winners of the “New Memories” contest and the winners of the Facebook contest that brought innovative, fresh and unusual ideas to the world of enamel cookware which was rather appreciated by the visitors. Mr Aleksandar Marković, director of Metalac Posudje, was convinced that great and interesting projects were already happening but to be discussed only in few months.
Some of traditional partners had also occasion to meet with the president of the company Mr Dragoljub Vukadinović and with the managing director, Mr Petrašin Jakovljević. Beside the hosts from Gornji Milanovac there was the director of the Metalac affiliate in Moscow as well as the agents for Macedonian and Slovenian markets as long term partners of Metalac.