Published on : Tuesday, September 22, 2020
Hotel Plus 2020 organised by Shanghai Sinoexpo Informa Markets concluded on a happy note. The event was a huge success at the National Exhibition and Convention Centre (NECC) in Shanghai, China from August 12 to 14. The three day show was packed with visitors over 110,000 including professionals, aspirants and audience willing to grow network with the industry people from the community of hotel, design, retailing, cleaning and real estate.
This huge show has several focuses like meeting the needs of hotels from various angles. According to a journalist from HRC China this big event showcased innovative products satisfying present need of the industry and shared idea on new age advanced Smart Hotel concept.
This Hotel Plus show is the first event to happen in the pandemic environment. As the health conditions are improving, the authorities planned the event by adapting to necessary health care guidelines and safety measures, such as, use of face mask, sanitisation of the area, sterilisation, social distancing, temperature checking etc. The show witnessed a huge footfall supporting the event after a pause of several months. Encouraging the industry on the road to recovery the participants also enjoyed meeting investors, buyers, audience and target profile on a face to face meeting, but from safe distancing. Finally hotel industry met onsite instead of online, and this initiative made all very happy and created a positive environment.
The show reaches an exhibition area of 210,000 sq m and gathers 2,100+ exhibitors, covering eight exhibition halls of NECC, which can be categorised into Hotel Textile & Uniforms (Hall 1.1), Hotel Supplies, Guest Room Appliances & Amenities (Hall 2.1), Cleaning, Air Purification, Facility, Epidemic Prevention (Hall 3.1), Contract Furniture & Hotel Mattress (Hall 4.1), Ceramics, Stones, Bathroom & Hardware Accessories, Engineering Design (Hall 5.1), Building & Decoration, Engineering Design (Hall 6.1), Lighting & Intelligence, Smart Hotel (Hall 7.1), Commercial Space, Vending Machine & Kiosk, Smart Retail (Hall 8.1). The exhibits range over all categories of construction and operation, serving as a one-stop sourcing platform for domestic hotels and commercial space.