Fastener Fair Italy 2018 – bigger and better 11 April 2018

There’s keen industry interest in Fastener Fair Italy 2018, which takes place on 26th – 27th September, with the show set to be even bigger and better than the first event two years ago.

Being staged at MiCo –Milano Congressi in the centre of Milan – the show will take place in the larger South Hall to accommodate more exhibitors and visitors. Fastener Fair Italy 2018 is dedicated to presenting and promoting new fastener and fixing products and technologies. The show brings together the manufacturers of fasteners, fastener production systems and stock management technologies, material suppliers, distributors, resellers, and end users.

Fastener Fair Italy enables participants to meet face-to-face, see and ensure the quality of products first-hand, source and sell products and services, arrange factory visits, initiate and strengthen business partnerships, and build trade networks – all under one roof.

Build-up to Fastener Fair Italy 2018
So far 170 companies have confirmed their participation at Fastener Fair Italy, 126 of which attended the show in 2016, and 44 of which are newcomers. Companies from 12 countries are taking part, with many big name and smaller exhibitors from Italy being joined by exhibitors from France, Germany, India, the Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Slovenia, Spain, Turkey, the United Kingdom and the United States.

Commenting on the build-up, Exhibition Director Olivia Griscelli said: “Buoyed by the huge success of the last show, which attracted 2,600 high-level buyers, engineers and managers from 58 countries, this time we’re expecting even more exhibitors and visitors. We’re seeing great interest in participation, strong demand and confidence in the industry, and this is all helped by healthy economic growth in markets worldwide.”

New seminar programme
Following a successful seminar programme in 2016, Fastener Fair Italy 2018 will include free seminars on industry innovations, topics and trends. Led by industry experts, these seminars will include insights into technical, regulatory and market issues such as requirements for stringent quality control. Devised by show partners in collaboration with event organiser Mack Brooks Exhibitions, the seminars will take place on 26th – 27th September and are open to both exhibitors and visitors.


Will Lowry Editor t: +44 (0) 1727 814 509


Will joined Fastener + Fixing Magazine in 2007 and over the last 10 years has experienced every facet of the fastener sector - interviewing key figures within the industry and visiting leading companies and exhibitions around the globe.

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