Events

Home Timber & Hardware Group’s 2016 Conference

Home Timber & Hardware Group’s (HTHG) National Conference, held on the Gold Coast in March, brought together the largest gathering of industry leaders and key influencers, culminating in a record sales event. Over three days and nights, the group’s independent...

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Group growth main focus at Paint Place conference

‘Focus’ was the theme of the Paint Place Group of Stores 2016 conference, held at the Hilton Hotel in Adelaide from March 18 to 20, with 75 per cent of stores and 210 delegates in attendance. The group’s focus this year was not only to build on its 115 stores, but...

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Total Tools Supplier Conference 2016 – Cairns

The 2016 Total Tools Supplier Conference was held in the tropical surrounds of Cairns at the Shangri La Hotel, from September 5 to 8. With over 180 in attendance, including suppliers, franchisees, store managers and support office staff, the conference...

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spoga+gafa 2016

Spectacular scale and selection Once again, spoga+gafa impressed with its sheer scale and vast array of products. Held in Cologne, Germany, the annual event saw a huge 39,000 visitors attend from 106 countries – a six per cent increase in numbers following last...

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Milwaukee’s NPS 2016

Milwaukee’s new ONE-KEY™ digital jobsite solution, a new 9.0Ah battery and over 20 new cordless products, were launched in Melbourne at Milwaukee’s New Product Symposium 2016 on August 30. A major feature of the New Product Symposium included...

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HBT tops 600 members during its 2016 National Conference

With the Hardware & Building Traders (HBT) group topping 600 members this month, and growing by over 100 members in just 12 months, many in the industry are asking – how do they do it? When posed with the question during the HBT 2016 National Conference held in...

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Sapphire stores build success for Mitre 10

Another year and another Mitre 10 conference is complete. This conference was even more successful than last year in terms of registrations and the continued roll out and refinement of various programs to support members from the Mitre 10 executive team. David...

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