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Eisen 2014 Award Short-List Announced

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This year saw no fewer than 80 nominations for the 2014 Eisen Award, from which the selectors have chosen a short-list of 13 companies. The Awards will be announced and presented at the Cologne International Hardware Fair annual Welcome Party on the first evening of the fair on 9 March, to be held in the Theater am Tanzbrunnen. A quick glance at the calendar shows there are only very few days to go: the world’s leading hardware trade fair in Cologne is poised for lift-off and the temperature is rising – for visitors and exhibitors alike. This year sees the second round of Eisen Awards under the joint auspices of the Cologne Fair, the ZHH Zentralverband Hartwarenhandel and BHB Handelsverband Heimwerken, Bauen und Garten trade associations. read more…

Cologne International Hardware Fair: Travel and After-Hours

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The final countdown is now running to the opening of Cologne’s International Hardware Fair from 9 to 12 March, where visitors will see countless new products. Those without travel arrangements still have time to take advantage of discounted fares on offer by the Cologne Fair’s travel service providers. read more…

Beaming Winners at the BHB-Forum in Cologne

 

This year’s prestigious BHB Customer Service prizes were formally presented to the winners on 4 March 2012. The BHB Customer Service Prizes were established over ten years ago, and are presented to businesses that have convincingly demonstrated a major and consistent effort to improve this aspect of their business. The prizes are sponsored by the BHB, publisher Verlag Siegfried Rohn and the event- and PR-agency Faupel Communication. read more…

Apprentice Training Day

 

Don’t forget: The Apprentice Training Day will be held tomorrow starting at 9 am on the ZHH stand (Passage 10-11, A-001). Once again, the AKW Tool Working Group in the Central Hardware Association invites all apprentices in the specialist tool trades to take part in the Apprentice Training Day at this year’s International Hardware Fair. read more…

Hardware After Hours: Multi-Choice in Cologne

 

From 4 to 7 March 2012 visitors to the International Hardware Fair Cologne (open 09:00 to 18:00) will have access to the very latest trends, new products and ideas in tools, industrial supplies, connectors, fixtures, metal fittings, building supplies and DIY-products. But not far from the vast exhibition halls the Cathedral City of Cologne has much more to offer the visitor. read more…