Event Coverage

IHG makes successful switch to Virtual Expo

22/02/2021

The Independent Hardware Group’s (IHG) Virtual Expo made its debut on February 22, complete with all of its trademark events including business sessions and a National Awards of Excellence ceremony which ran alongside exhibition halls, expo deals, webinars and booth visit incentives housed within an interactive online platform. With over 2700 delegates registered, the Virtual Expo opened up...

IHG unites ‘through tough times’

IHG’s 2020 Expo, held at the Gold Coast Exhibition and Convention Centre from February 10-12, did not disappoint, with informative business sessions and workshops delivering many initiatives for future business growth, particularly in the trade, digital and smart home space. A two-day trade show followed the sessions with over 200 exhibitors boasting exceptional sales. IHG’s ‘Awards of Excellence’...

Queensland Hardware Industry Awards 2019

12/03/2020

Over 130 guests represented the Queensland hardware industry, on Saturday July 13 at Rydges Southbank in Brisbane, to celebrate the Queensland Hardware Industry Awards.  Recognising all things great about the independent hardware industry, the Hardware Australia awards not only include several Store of the Year Awards, but also Employee of the Year, Sales Representative of the Year, Supplier...

Inspirations Paint 17th National Conference 2019

Inspirations Paint held its 17th National Conference in Hamilton Island, Queensland from May 22-25. The bi-annual conference brought together franchisees and key business suppliers, with a total of 264 delegates, including 27 suppliers, attending the conference. Supplier sponsorship ranged from Platinum to Bronze, with Dulux, Cabot’s and Poly/Rota-Cota...

CSS Melbourne Conference 2019

CSS (Construction Supply Specialists) held its national conference at the Melbourne Showgrounds and Melbourne Cricket Ground May 22-25, with 60 out of its 64 members attending the market day, workshops and awards night.