“GIFTS EXPO. AUTUMN 2007” Russian exhibitors’ comments:
THREE LINE Ltd (ALFA PREMIUM)
Knyazeva Stanislava, Director:
-We have good impression of “Gifts Expo. Autumn 2007”. There are many buyers among visitors. We will certainly participate in “Gifts Expo. Spring 2008”. We wish the organizers to keep the same high level at the next fairs!
-We’ve got excellent impression of “Gifts Expo. Autumn 2007”. Good organization, location, developed and convenient infrastructure. High professional level of visitors, a large quantity of regional companies. 70% of visitors were regional buyers and 30% were Moscow trade visitors. We will participate in the next trade fair. I wish the organizers successful promotion and development of this remarkable exhibition project.
Tsigankova Natalia, Technical Director:
- Good information support and organization. Rather high level of visitors. Organizers have well worked with regional buyers. 60% of visitors were from Moscow, 40% were from Russian regions. We are planning to take part in the next trade fair “Gifts Expo. Autumn 2008”
Cherezova Lubov, General Manager:
-The general impression is good: many participants, trade visitors. At “Gifts Expo. Autumn 2007” there were more specialists than at the previous fairs. At our stand there were visitors from Sakhalin to Moscow. We will surely take part in “Gifts Expo. Spring 2008”. We wish the organizers many trade visitors from different parts of Russia and success.
Savitskaya Larisa, Advertising Manager:
-We have favorable impression of “Gifts Expo. Autumn 2007”: great event, beautiful stands, everything is well organized. The professional level of visitors is high. 50% - Moscow, 50% - regions. We are going to participate in “Gifts Expo. Spring 2008”. We wish you prosperity and success!
Harchenko Eduard, Sales Department Director:
- General impression is positive. Visitors are professionals: stores directors, general managers of enterprises. Moscow - 30-40%, the rest of visitors are from regions. We are going to participate in “Gifts Expo. Spring 2008”.
Razhnev Vladimir, Technical Director:
- We have favorable impression of “Gifts. Expo. Autumn 2007”, the organization level is high. There were many visitors, 70% were from regions, 30% - from Moscow. We would participate in the spring trade fair.
Panfilenok Alla, Project Coordinator:
-The trade fair was held at a good level, exhibitors’ accommodation was taken into account. The atmosphere of partnership is created. As for visitors, the result has exceeded our expectations. Visitors contacted our company with pleasure. Moscow and Moscow region - 70%. Regions: Saint Petersburg - 20%, the northeast of Russia - 5%, the south of Russia - 5%.
It was our first participation and we consider that everything was organized at the highest level.
Komarova Svetlana, Deputy Chief Manager:
-“Gifts Expo. Autumn 2007”is organized at the highest level: large and beautiful exhibition with many participants and visitors. Visitors are very different: from corporate partners, directors of stores, big companies to different customers. And it is very well. We do not exclude the possibility to participate also in the spring exhibition.
Afanasiev Anton, Chief Commercial Officer:
-“Gifts Expo. Autumn 2007” is well organized. A lot of potential clients. The whole impression is pleasant. All the visitors are specialists - wholesalers, owners of gifts stores, tableware markets, representatives of advertising agencies. 40% - Moscow, 60% - Russian regions.
IMPACT BOHEMIA TRADING
Belorusskaya Irina, Advertising Manager:
-A very good exhibition: large, beautiful, there are many participants and trade visitors, who deal with gift assortment and souvenirs.
IP ALIMOV A.V.
-Organization is beyond all praise. We were satisfied with everything. We have found many partners. The professional level of visitors is high. 20%- Moscow, 80% - regions. We are going to participate in the spring exhibition.
LIPETSKIE SUVENIRY (LIPETSK SOUVENIRS)
Alekseeva Tamara, General Director of Manufacture:
-We participated in this trade fair two years ago, the progress is great. There are a lot of wholesalers from all Russian cities this year, that indicates well carried out advertising campaign. Next year we will certainly participate in the trade fair.
Belyaeva Ludmila, General Manager:
-We have positive impressions of the fair. “Gifts Expo” is developing, and we are developing together with it. The level of visitors grows, small buyer gradually disappears. Regions - 75%, the Moscow area - 10%, Moscow - 15%. We thank organizers, we will certainly join the next “Gifts Expo” trade fairs.
Romashkova Olga, Head of Advertising Department:
- The trade fair is well organized, there is the festive atmosphere. The professional level of visitors is different. There are many new and permanent clients. Even visitors from the most distant regions of Russia come to the fair.
Chernyh Elena, Head of Sales Department:
-We thank the organizers for our participation in your trade fair. There are very many contacts, visitors. 80% - Russian regions and 20% - Moscow region. We are going to participate in “Gifts Expo. Spring 2008”.
Petrakova Daria, PR- manager:
- Exhibition is well organized, it was a pleasure to participate in this event. 30% of visitors are from Moscow, 70% - from regions. We are planning to participate in the spring trade fair “Gifts Expo 2008”.
Kostrikova Zoya, Manager:
- General impression of “Gifts Expo. Autumn 2007” is good, especially we would like to note the high professional level of visitors. 60% of specialists were from Moscow, 40% - from regions. We will definitely participate in the next trade fair “Gifts Expo. Spring 2008”. We wish success to the organizers!
Zueva Maria, Manager:
-The level of “Gifts Expo. Autumn 2007” organization is high, there are many visitors from regions. We are looking forward to our future cooperation at “Gifts Expo. Spring 2008”.
Matsal Andrey, General Manager:
«Our company participated in "GIFTS EXPO" trade fair for the first time and we are very glad with results. We presented sweet gifts, so our stand was mostly visited by advertising agencies which placed a lot of orders. 90% of our trade visitors were from Moscow, 10% from Russian regions. We are planning to take part in the next "GIFTS EXPO" trade fair».
Eldyreva Olga, Marketing Manager Assistant:
-We like the product sectors represented at the fair, here there is everything for our business. It is pleasant to collaborate with staff of Gifts Expo company. The trade fair is excellently planned, visitors are the representatives of companies, which order production for their clients by New Year. 80% of visitors are representatives of Moscow companies, 20%- of visitors are regional. We will participate in “Gifts Expo. Spring 2008”. Good luck!
“GIFTS EXPO. AUTUMN 2007” foreign exhibitors’ comments:
Weerachai Nopsuwanwong, Minister (Commercial), Office of Commercial Affairs, Royal Thai Embassy:
- We are writing to express our thanks to you for the impressive arrangement of Gifts Expo Exhibition this year. The Exhibition not only brought about constructive meetings between Thai and Russian businessmen, but also created to the Russian people more familiarity with unique styles of Thai products. We are looking forward to our future cooperation.
Armi Lopez-Garcia, Consul a.h. Russian Federation:
- Congratulations for the success of the Gifts Expo. The Philippine Delegation and I are very happy to have been there. For that, I wish to express my sincerest gratitude for inviting us to the exhibit and for the assistance you provided for the Trade Mission. I hope that you will extend us the same compliments in the future, for the promotion of the Philippine-Russian trade relations.
Again, thank you very much.
Norbert Rapps, representative of Chamber of Industry and Commerce for Oberfranken Bayreuth:
- It was a fantastic fair and a good organization
President of Taiwan Gifts & Houseware Exporters Association):
- Congratulations for the remarkable success in “GIFTS EXPO. AUTUMN 2007”. We, Taiwan Gifts & Houseware Exporters Association, were impressed by your high quality presentation of this trade show bringing us new business opportunities in this growing market.