The virtual BUSINESS-INFORM 2018 Expo has started working
Virtual Expo web-address:
(in RUS) .
Virtual BUSINESS-INFORM 2018 Expo
represents in the Internet all BUSINESS-INFORM companies-exhibitors,
description of their products and news.
Every BUSINESS-INFORM 2018
company-exhibitor has a personal virtual booth (personal webpage) where we
place following information: name of the company, its address, website,
phone/fax, a contact person with his e-mail, as well as the company description
, its product range, news, catalogues, ads, photos.
Every 3 month BUSINESS-INFORM can
renew information on these booths (webpages)
The virtual exhibitions are very
popular in Russia.
The total number of the virtual
exhibition visitors increase substantially:
Virtual EXPO 2016 – 16720 visitors
Virtual EXPO 2017 – 22340 visitors.
Who are the virtual booth visitors?
They are leading experts and senior executives of Russian companies-resellers
of printing equipment and supplies.
Visit booths of «BUSINESS-INFORM
- Click the mouse on the booth
you are interested in. It changes the color for yellow
- Keep your mouse cursor for a
couple of seconds on that booth and the full name of the company it
belongs to appears
- Click left button on the booth
and you'll jump to the VIRTUAL BOOTH of the company it belongs to.
2018 International Exhibition – Main Results
On 15-17 of May, in Moscow at VDNH, Pavilion 75, BUSINESS-INFORM 2018 International Office Equipment, Supplies, and Parts Exhibition took place. The
organizer of the expo was Russian Information Agency “Business-Inform” (Moscow). The exhibitors
were 71 companies from Russia,China, USA, Japan,Germany, Turkey, HongKong,
Among the exhibitors the biggest groups were companies from Russia (26) and China (38). The exhibition was
visited by 2000 specialists. Besides the management of the Russian
seller-companies (39% of visitors) the expo also attracted interest of the
Russian buyer-companies (28% of visitors). The biggest part of the visitors
came from the various Russian regions (69 cities and towns). The exhibition was
also visited by guests from USA,Japan, China, Korea,Spain, Germany, Czech Republic, Israel,Poland, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan,Turkmenistan, Tadzhikistan, Ukraine,Belarus, Armenia, Azerbaijan,Estonia and Lithuania.
Visitors were largely attracted by FOCUS
on QUALITY International Conference, taking place 15 May simultaneously
with the expo in the smaller conference hall of Pavilion 75 VDNH. During this
Conference the representatives of leading companies from the industry of office
printing, shared the views on current manufacturing and promotion problems for
the world and the Russian markets, evaluated main market tendencies, shared
their forecasts. Reports of Delacamp, IMEX, CET Group, Integral, IPM, VTT,
RAMIS, Business-Inform experts, presented during the conference, were visited
by 230 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
On May 16
within the framework of BUSINESS-INFORM 2018 expo the 4th Conference named: Corporative procurements - 2018: from Buyers
Expectations to Suppliers’ and Manufacturers’ Abilities, took place,
organized by the Information Agency "Business-Inform" (Russia) and
AEPP Association (the
Association for Administrative-Economic Professionals of Russian Businesses and
Organizations). During the Conference the leading office equipment and supplies
companies (Delacamp, Integral, Ramis, Office Partner) specialists, as well as
the experts in the field of organization and execution of tender procurements Within the framework of the Conference the
discussion on the real issues of office printing supplies corporative
procurements took place. The conference was visited
by more than 300 Russian and foreign specialists. Most of them were able not
only to discuss with the leading specialists the issues of interest, but to
exchange with colleagues their views on the modern problems and their solutions.
The BUSINESS-INFORM 2018 exhibition has been organized and
performed for the seventh 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 39, 2018) and BUSINESS-INFORM Review magazines (issues
18 and 19, 2018), with passwords to access the paid section of Business-Inform
web-site (catalogs, printers, copiers, MFPs, printing supplies and their
compatibility), as well as (for the first time) the opportunity to freely
subscribe for PDF-versions of BUSINESS-INFORM Review 2018 magazines. The
representatives of state companies and organizations have been able to
subscribe for free for all Agencies’ 2018 publications on the organizers booth.
All the exhibitors also got presents: the Agency’s
news web-site - http://printnews.biz/en/ – provided a
possibility for exhibitors to publish and spread company’s news for free, and BUSINESS-INFORM Review magazine (http://sforp.ru/birevieweng/)
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 various parts of the
world were awarded with “FOCUS on QUALITY!”
prize (see the list below). Besides, 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, Hi-Black, NV
Print), Highest-Quality Brand (G&G – 1st place, 7Q,
ProfiLine), Best Price-Quality Ratio Brand (ProfiLine – 1st place, UNITON Premium, CACTUS). The Ceremony
was finished with the awarding of the “My Favorite City” photo-contest winners.
The Contest was sponsored by RM, ROSCO and RAMIS companies, whose representatives
gave the prizes (modern inkjet MFPs) to the winners followed by the hail of
applause form the spectators.
The notable event on the
expo has been the 20th Anniversary of Hi-Black brand, celebrated by
its owner, one of the leaders of the Russian market, VTT Company, on 16thof May. The participants and the visitors of the Expo wholeheartedly
congratulated VTT with its HI-Black brand anniversary while wishing VTT staff
further success in working on the Russian market.
Despite somewhat reduced number of visitors in comparison
with 2016-2017 (2016-2017 saw around 2400 visiting the expo), the majority of
exhibitor and visitors of BUSINESS-INFORM 2018 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 2019 International
Office Equipment, Supplies, and Parts Exhibition (Moscow, VDNH, May , 2019).
2018 International Exhibition
“Focus on Quality” Award Recipients
EUROPE - USA- JAPAN
Control Components (USA)
Microelectronics Co., Ltd. (China)
Technology International Ltd. (China)
Imaging Co., Ltd. (China)
Technology Co., Ltd. (China)
CET Group (China)
RM COMPANY (Russia)
Juan Carlos Bonell (Static Control, USA)
Volker Kappius (Delacamp, Germany)
Peter Knak (IMEX EU Trading)
David Gibbons (RT Media, China)