Check out our exclusive coverage and photos from the 2017 ASA Legislative Fly-In in Washington, D.C. This year the PHCP-PVF industry annual meeting was held from June 13-14, which put business owners in front of elected officials. Topics of discussion included issues on small business, manufacturing and the plumbing industry.
Held from June 6-8 in Milwaukee, the 2017 Milwaukee Tool New Product Symposium hosted journalists from trade publications across multiple industries to see what the company has in store for consumers.
Congratulations to our 2017 Manufacturers Rep of the Year: Bongard Corp. of Forest Lake, Minn. Succession planning, strategic acquisitions and a commitment to its staff helps Midwest-based Bongard Corp. take customer service to the next level.
May 2017 stats and numbers from the PHCP-PVF industry. Check back every month to see a brand new set of stats!
Recently, Reeves Journal had the privilege of attending Messe Frankfurt’s ISH China show at the New China International Exhibition Center in Beijing. Held concurrently with ISH China was the inaugural Clean Energy Heating Summit, designed to accelerate China’s move away from burning coal for heat to cleaner electricity and natural gas in order to clear up its legendary smog problem and reduce the country’s carbon footprint. The three-day event welcomed 1,300 international exhibitors – including some familiar names -- and 55,000 attendees from around the world to the show’s 1.1 million square feet of exhibit space.
BNP Media’s Plumbing Group visits the 2017 AHR Expo in Las Vegas!
The American Supply Association hosted NETWORK2016 at the Waldorf-Astoria in New York City from September 28-30. The annual event brought together industry leaders and decision-makers from wholesaler-distributors, manufacturers, independent reps and professional leaders from the PHCP-PVF industry to network and learn from one another. Photos by Bob Levy and Courtesy of ASA.
The Greenbuild International Conference and Expo was held Oct. 5-7 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. This was the 15th Greenbuild and its theme this year was “Iconic GREEN.” In their welcome article in the event’s program, USGBC CEO Rick Fedrizzi and USGBC board of directors chair Fiona Cousins talked about Los Angeles and the icons of the silver screen it represents. Then: “But a new kind of icon is also coming to define this exceptional city as well as our movement — those that personify excellence and commitment to the best in sustainability practice and innovation. We’re excited to celebrate them all.”