It’s show time again at Vermont Sales with its annual Open Trade days on the 15, 16 and 17th March, another winner of a weekend is planned for customers
The trade customers will be again treated to a great weekend, featuring new brands and products for 2019, more displays, introductory launch specials and exciting deals
“Every year the plan is to make this open day bigger and better than the previous year and every year we meet this objective successfully according to our customers,” said Dale Englebrecht Director Vermont Sales. “This year is going to be no different as we have new brands, along with the latest trends, new products and categories, plus the launch of stunning Tork Craft hand tool range,” said Englebrecht.
This year more space and product displays will be added to accommodate the additional brands and products, Vermont will continue with the 3 day show due to the success last year and feedback from the trade, who felt they needed more time. The extended days allow the customer to take their time to view all the brands, product and see how it would look like in their own stores. Plus spend more valuable time at the numerous demonstrations, meet the international suppliers and get to know the Vermont Sales products and services.
“The Vermont Sales Open Trade days have become one of the most important shows of the year to the trade,” said a spokesman from the retail trade. “There are always great new products, from international suppliers plus a huge range of products at launch and introductory prices, along with the normal specials and really great demos that are very important to us in our marketing and sales. No retailer can afford to not attend these open days.”
Many top international guests are attending again from all the leading brands, so customers can have a one on one discussion with these experts. The show also offers dealers an opportunity to grow their range of products for their businesses for the year ahead. Suppliers from Germany, America, Austria, Japan, Poland, Canada, China, the UK and Africa will all be in attendance. This is the opportunity to gain valuable insights in the market and pick up on world trends on tools and sales.
“2019 is a big year to celebrate with Rawlplug celebrating their 100-year anniversary, Olfa 40 years ago designed the first rotary cutter and Felo an incredible 140 years of business. This year’s Open Days will be where Alpen and Energizer will be launching brand new ranges for the first time to the world.” said Ryan Hunt Sales Director Vermont Sales.
“All our flagship brands will be on display and we will have sales teams manning every stand, along with the international guests, these key brands will also be demonstrated throughout the day. The leading international brands will include Alpen, Olfa, Aircraft, Festool, Pony, Bessey, Fixman, Felo, Multi Sharp, SawStop, Pro Tech, Rawlplug, GAV, Kreg, Accud, Miles, MPS, Malco, Drill Doctor, Bondhus, Wedgit and Howard just to name a few. Tork Craft will be launching its largest hand tool range along with some great new products,” said Hunt.
As always, at this trade only weekend, the Vermont team will be laying it on for their customers with a full food and refreshment service throughout the show days.