ExpoBici and ANCMA Join Forces in One Italian Show
PADOVA, Italy – ExpoBici Show organizer PadovaFiere and Italian industry association ANCMA, Confederation of Italian Industry have finally come to terms. This agreement paves the way to launch a single large-scale exhibition event in Padova devoted to the bicycle industry.
“The agreement with Confindustria ANCMA is a great step forward for ExpoBici”, affirms Paolo Coin, MD of PadovaFiere. “The difficult economic situation requires a maximum of entrepreneurship in the bicycle industry. This deserves a unified effort of all the stakeholders involved in promoting and safeguarding the Italian bicycle industry.”
Opportunities for exhibitors
“In other words, we want to provide a representative and thorough exhibition offering all opportunities for exhibitors to showcase their products and take full advantage of what will be the largest Italian show of bicycles, components and accessories.”
Test Day open for consumers
Following the success of the first edition of the Test Day, the event will be open for everybody this year, including retailers, journalists and even consumers. Test Day takes place on Friday 20 September in the Euganean Hills nearby Padova. A detailed overview of the new products will be on display as part of the 3rd edition of the ExpoBici Innovation Award. A jury of experts and journalists will be closely examining the best new products for 2014 in the seven categories.
The next edition of ExpoBici – The International Italian Bicycle Exhibition takes place from 21 to 23 September 2013.