Clearview Midlands February 2014 - Issue 147 - Page 21

EVENTNEWS Planning an exciting FIT 2014 June 2014 sounds like a long way off, but it’s amazing how quickly the FIT Show comes around. That’s why Deceuninck is already busy planning its stand. Deceuninck is looking forward to introducing more fabricators and installers to its top performing window systems and its new marketing innovations at the show. Roy Frost, Managing Director says: “Trade exhibitions are an integral part of our marketing strategy and the FIT Show is now a major landmark in the industry’s calendar. Exhibitions have helped us place Deceuninck firmly in the hearts and minds of UK fabricators and installers. “We will be engaging with fabricators and installers and showing them why they should choose Deceuninck. The FIT Show 2013 was very successful for us. We believe FIT 2014 will create many new opportunities for us. It’s the perfect venue for us to show our new innovative products and marketing initiatives and demonstrate what Deceuninck stands for – differentiation! We’re already talking to customers about it, and we will soon be publishing details of some of these exciting things we’ve got planned.” “Visitors can find us at Stand 374 where they will get a warm welcome from the Deceuninck team.” Email:, Tel: 01249 816969 Powering into Fensterbau Purplex Marketing, the specialist window industry marketing agency, has cemented plans to expand internationally by exhibiting at Fensterbau, the world’s largest fenestration and glazing exhibition. ‘Fensterbau/Frontale plays host to 1,200 exhibitors and attracts 100,000 visitors from across Euroupe and further afield’ Fensterbau/Frontale plays host to 1,200 exhibitors and attracts 100,000 visitors from across Europe and further afield, who converge in Nuremburg, Germany for 4 days from 26th to 29th March. Purplex has the backing of UKTI and is the first UK based marketing company to exhibit at an international window industry trade show. MD Andrew Scott said; “We live in an increasingly global market place and Purplex already has a number of international clients. We understand the specific requirements and challenges this can bring, whether it’s communicating over time zones or working within brand guidelines, and we are now keen to expand on our success across Europe and other markets.” Andrew added; “we are keen to help companies break into the UK market, start trading internationally or set up overseas and are relishing the opportunity of meeting potential new clients at Fensterbau/Frontale in March. If you can’t wait that long to meet the Purplex team please call us on 01934 808 132.” 2014 ENERGY SEMINAR The BPF has launched a seminar titled “UK Energy: Will Supply Equal Demand?” which is set to take place on 12th February 2014 at the BPF offices in London. The seminar will examine the risk to the plastics industry of energy blackouts and will also look at future energy perspectives and prospects. It will give practical advice to companies on what to do in the event of power failures, including the provision of emergency supplies. The keynote speaker will be energy expert John Hall of Alfa Energy, who will explain Britain’s Energy future. INENCO will examine supply and demand fundamentals, To read more, visit SSE will provide the perspective from a leading energy company and the National Grid will give its standpoint. Nifes will speak on the availability of emergency power and Willis will cover insurance implications of a potential energy blackout. The seminar will be of major interest to all plastics companies interested in their energy future and will provide a thorough examination of the issue. The event costs only £100 + VAT to members and £150 + VAT to non-members. ‘Will also look at future energy perspectives and prospects’ Visit the website: or alternatively get in touch with Paul Baxter on FEB 2014 21