Most stands at ISSA-Interclean give pride of place to their products and cover their walls with positioning statements.
This is perfectly understandable, but it was a pleasant change to visit the Wepa stand which had the appearance of a scene from a children's fairytale.
Log cabins, pretend trees, fake signposts and a storage cupboard in the
Bluetooth-enabled air dryers with laser diagnostics are being demonstrated on the Ffuuss stand.
The washroom dryers also incorporate colour-changing lights when in operation to enhance the user experience. And their stylish, slimline casings come in a vast number of colour and style options.
"We believe ourselves to be the first company to come up
Rubbermaid claims its new bins are 80 per cent easier to empty than traditional waste receptacles.
This is because the bins have a vented interior design to facilitate the lifting out of filled bin liners.
"Our customers told us that removing heavy bin liners was an issue and we wanted to improve the experience for the user," said Rubbermaid's
Sutter Professional is taking a fresh approach to its stand giveaways this year.
Instead of the usual pens, chocolates and cuddly toys, the company is handing out shiny green apples to its visitors.
The crates of apples are being used to promote the company's new Zero line of cleaning products which are made from 100 per cent vegetable-based
Vileda claims to have developed the ultimate answer to hygienic cleaning in hard-to-access places.
The company says its new MultiDuster is also a good solution for cleaning high-up fixtures and fittings, particularly in the healthcare sector.
"Tools that can be bent into shape in order to clean hard-to-access areas tend to have a wire-based
Imagine sitting in a darkened cinema, watching a thriller. The abrupt crack of a bullet tells you a murder has taken place on screen. Then you become aware of the faint whiff of gun smoke in the air.
The victim is left to decay and is only discovered weeks later. Suddenly, the repulsive smell of decomposing flesh fills your nostrils. But soon it