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Ferias del sector

COTE SALONS, 11 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE AND SUCCESS IN THE WORLD OF TEXTILE AND HOBBY Cote Salons organises two main international events in the textile and hobby craft world:

• ” L’Aiguille en Fete” consumer show, born 11 years ago, dedicated to knitting, stitching, sewing, quilting lovers (250 exhibitors, 40,000 visitors in 4 days)

• “AEF PRO PARIS” trade show created 6 years ago, dedicated to professionals of hobby and needlecraft market, a major business event in Paris France (85 exhibitors and 5,500 selected buyers in 3 days) Cote Salons is the only organiser of the French market to offer 2 complementary events, one for the public, while the other is exclusively dedicated to professionals. Thanks to this experience we have a clear understanding of this sector, from the manufacturer to the consumer, through the distributor, the shop and the designers.

« 85 exhibitors and 5,500 selected buyers in 3 days»

AEF PRO PARIS

is dedicated to professionals in the textile and

craft

market:

wholesalers,

distribu-

tors,

manufacturers,

publishing companies, designers… presenting their

yarn,

threads,

haberdashery, masking tape,

fabrics, books,

scrapbooking

tools,

beads, home decoration items, packaging, craft, DIY…

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AEF PRO PARIS’ ASSETS

• An international positioning both exhibitor and visitor wise • Our visitors are targeted, exclusively professionals

• A strong web visibility : Two web sites www.aiguille-en-fete.com and www.aefproparis.com with 3.5 millions pages viewed and 450.000 visitors a year.

• Dynamic marketing tools: Two monthly newsletters sent to 20 000 subscribers; 8 000 professionals contacted by email. • A press secretary dedicated to the trade show: many partnerships and visits of French and foreign media: Craft Business (Great Britain), Portal Merceria (Spain), Le Journal du Textile, Ottobre (Finland), Selvedge (Great Britain), La Gazette des salons, L’atelier de Couture/ l’Atelier du Fil (Italy), Elle Deco, Marie Claire Idees, Prima (partner of the show), Bayard Presse, La Croix, Maison Cote Ouest, les Editions de Saxe, Pratique du patchwork, Point de Croix, Table et Cadeau… • Cash & carry is possible during the show, buyers are able to pay and immediately carry the goods away themselves. A stockroom is available free of charge for the exhibitors.

Portalmerceria nº 48  

Noticias manualidades, mercería, feria H+H Colonia, Feria Creative world, AEFPRO París, Creativa... Abalorios, moda íntima

Portalmerceria nº 48  

Noticias manualidades, mercería, feria H+H Colonia, Feria Creative world, AEFPRO París, Creativa... Abalorios, moda íntima

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