Registration open for Woodworking East
SAINT-HYACINTHE, Quebec – The registration desk for Canada Woodworking East (Bois ouvré de l’est du Canada), this country’s only bilingual trade event for the cabinet and furniture industry is now open. The manufacturing-centred show will be held at the BMO Centre here on 24 and 25 October.
The organisers – Master Productions Ltd. of St. John, New Brunswick – said visitors can look forward to a dynamic show, which will once again include a cutting-edge educational program, featuring a diverse seminar series presented by industry experts as part of its offerings. The seminars will take place on location and will be free of charge to all show visitors.
Those interested in attending are invited to register online at www.CanadaWoodworkingEast.ca. By pre-registering, visitors will save 50% and fast-track their entrance directly into the show.
“We are very excited about the growth and momentum of Canada Woodworking East 2018, this year’s line-up includes more exhibitors and a lot more machinery on the show floor,” show manager Mike Neeb said in a statement. “The positive response from exhibitors and visitors about our new venue in Saint-Hyacinthe has been amazing, this year’s event is shaping up to be the largest yet.”
Neeb said 2018 marks the third edition for this biennial woodworking industry event and the move to BMO Espace Saint-Hyacinthe is an exciting change. This modern venue features 60,000 square feet of dedicated exhibit space as well as lots of free parking. In addition to being centrally located and easy to access, Saint-Hyacinthe will be familiar to veterans of the woodworking industry.
“As Canada’s furniture-producing powerhouse, Quebec is the ideal location to host Canada Woodworking East,” he added, noting, the event attracts members of the secondary woodworking industry from across Quebec and Eastern Canada, including cabinet makers, furniture manufacturers, architectural woodworkers, millworkers, custom wood product manufacturers and others. “The show offers an ideal opportunity for the industry to connect with manufacturers and distributors of machinery, hardware and accessories.”
Show hours are from 9am to 5pm on 24 October and 9am to 4pm on 25 October. For more information about the event visit the web site or call (506) 658-0018.