A-Z of Installer2015

This month, a brand new national trade show for heating engineers, plumbers and renewables technicians comes to the Ricoh Arena. Installer2015 is aiming to create a unique visitor experience that will allow installers to get hands-on with products and see for themselves how they can impact on their business. And if the unparalleled levels of interactivity and access aren’t enough, here are 26 more reasons to visit:
2015graphicA – Activity
Each of the exhibitors (of which there are more than 80) will be offering a level of interactivity on their stands. Whether it’s challenges, competitions or simply the chance to try out products, Installer2015 is about doing, not just seeing.
B – Boilers
With many of the heating industry’s leading manufacturers at the trade show, installers will have the ideal opportunity to learn about the latest technological advancements and check out the newest products. Installer2015 will feature some of the biggest boiler names, including Baxi, Vokèra, Worcester, Biasi, Ferroli, and Ravenheat.
C – Controls
The smart controls market is probably the fastest growing sector currently in the heating industry as more and more customers become aware of the benefits. Installer2015 offers a great chance to get first-hand experience of the latest technology on the market like Drayton’s Mi Series, and the Cosy Smart Thermostat at the Green Energy Options stand.
D – Demonstrations
Throughout the three days of Installer2015, the central Demonstration Arena will host short, informative talks about featured products – covering everything from boilers to showers – giving installers real insight.
E – Efficiency
Currently one of the key areas in product development across the whole industry – in terms of limiting energy and/or water usage – visitors to Installer2015 will also be able to understand how to make their businesses more efficient.
F – Future
Making sure your business is ready to develop to meet the changing needs of your customers means new skills are essential – whether it’s training up existing staff or even taking on new apprentices.
G – Giveaways
From products and samples through to event-only competitions, Installer2015 will give visitors plenty of opportunity to get their hand on some free stuff that they can actually use and benefit from. Head down to JTL’s stand for a chance to win a new tool bag, or bag one of the latest Mira showers; for free.
H – Hands-on
Interactivity is the primary focus of this new trade show. Visitors will be able to actually get to grips with products to develop a real understanding of their features and benefits. Installer2015 is hard facts not hard sell.
I – Information
With more than 80 exhibitors covering a wide range of sectors, Installer2015 is the perfect opportunity to get lots of facts, figures and general information about almost anything to do with heating and plumbing – all in the same place.
J – Jobs
Whether it’s lead generation services, marketing support or business efficiency software, Installer2015 has a range of industry-related exhibitors that can help installation companies generate more work and more money. Visitors can talk to Checkatrade and Rated People about ways to find new customers, or see how software can make things easier with eTech Solutions.
K – Know-how
Whether it’s Baxi on boilers, Uponor on underfloor or Fernox on filters, Installer2015 puts you in direct contact with over 80 exhibitors who can provide all the knowledge you need to take your business to the next level.
Greenstar i cover offL – Launches
Installer2015 will offer its visitors the unprecedented opportunity to get a first look at a whole range of newly-released products that will have a significant impact on the industry. Worcester’s brand new Greenstar i boiler will be unveiled at Installer2015
M – Money
Whether it’s taking full advantage of the numerous special show-only offers or discovering a new product or service that will save money in business terms, Installer2015 will undoubtedly be a financially rewarding day for visitors.
N – National
Located in the heart of England at the Ricoh Arena, Installer2015 is the only multi-day national trade show based in the Midlands that is specifically for heating engineers and plumbers.
O – Organisations
Trade shows provide a great chance for installers to get face-to-face with the various organisations that represent them – and Installer2015 will be no expectation with the likes of CIPHE, HETAS and Gas safe Register all in attendance.
P – Parking
Conveniently located near many of England’s major motorway routes,Ricoh Arena is easily accessible from much of the country. And the FREE parking on-site makes it an even more appealing venue.
Q – Q&As
With live product demonstrations and industry experts on every exhibitor’s stand, Installer2015 provides the perfect platform to get all your questions answered – probably starting with something about ErP…
R – Renewables
Last year’s launch of the domestic Renewable Heat Incentive has seen this sector start to really gain traction with homeowners. Installer2015 gives businesses considering diversifying a real opportunity to find out more. Those interested in heat pumps can visit the likes of Hitachi and Affordable Heat Pumps, biomass fans should check out HETAS and Euroheat (amongst others), and in solar terms, NuVision Energy are worth a look.
S – Showers
Featuring the latest shower models from leading manufacturers in the plumbing sector, this trade show will leave installers in no doubt about how to keep their customers happy when it comes to meeting their showering needs. Stands not to be missed: Mira, Triton, Aqualisa,
Grohe, Redring and Bristan.
T – Tools
The tool bag (and what it contains) is the cornerstone of every successful installation business – big or small – and with many top manufacturers and suppliers at Installer2015, it could the right place to find the right kit. From Henkel sealants to Knipex pliers and Bosch power tools, installers can get-to-grips with the right tools for the job.
OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAU – Underfloor heating
An increasingly popular choice for homeowners looking to do renovation work, Installer2015’s range of exhibitor will interest both those already fitting UFH and those looking to add it to their business portfolio. Does size matter? Head to the Uponor exhibit to get hands-on with Minitec, the thinnest UFH system on the market.
V – Vans
There aren’t many heating and plumbing shows where visitors can actually look inside new van models – never mind drive them. At Installer2015, it’ll be possible to test drive the latest models from the likes of Fiat and Ford.
W – Water treatment
Powerflushing, chemicals and system filters are all becoming useful additional revenue streams for many installation businesses. If you aren’t already recommending these products to your customers, Installer2015 will highlight why you should start. Installers can get hands-on with
water softeners at Harvey’s stand, find out about powerflushing and de-scaling with Kamco, see magnetic filters with ADEY and water treatment with Fernox.
X – Xpert advice
Got some burning questions that you need answering? With industry experts on every stand, the answers will undoubtedly be at Installer2015.
Y – Yes
Are you coming? Book your FREE ticket right now online at www.installer2015.com – we’ll even give you a free gift when you visit.
Z – Zzzz
With a hotel in the same building as the exhibition, you can even stay over to make sure you get the most out of your visit to Installer2015. More information – including availablility and rates – can be found at www.ricoharenahotel.com