One of the well established exhibitions for logistics and supply chain professionals –India Warehousing Show took place at Pragati Maidan from 27 to 29 July, 2017. IWS gave an access to experience and find insights, significant information, advanced technologies, networking opportunities and valuable contacts all under one roof.
The show is organised by Reed Manch Exhibitions which is a joint venture between Manch Communications, India and Reed Exhibitions, UK and has witnessed participation over 200 exhibitors with a footfall of 8000 visitors from various parts of the country.
Last year a special workshop for start-ups was co-held, likewise this year too there was a special workshop on Investment. Mr. Sanjay Bansal (Managing Partner, Aurum Equity Partners LLP.) presented on investment policies regarding warehousing and logistics industry. Addressing the workshop Mr. Sanjay Bansal said:“Today capital cost of warehouse is very high depending on the location in which it is located.
We are here to address you about where to spend or where not, for example agri-logistics is not a superb area to invest right now as it has lower margins”.This year we have seen immense growth in the supply chain , automation and material handling sector which is commendable for us.
Overall the response from both the exhibitors and the visitors is satisfactory”, said Ankit Chug (Manager Marketing, Reed Manch) “We received many queries and our purpose of taking part in IWS is accomplished, we are looking forward for the next edition”, Shanti Bhushan, Business Analyst, Xplent, Chandigarh.
“Our major focus is on how to get connected to more number of customers and this exhibition has given us the platform to do the same, overall a good response generated from the show”, Rajat Sharma, Manager Sales, Bcil, Delhi.“The event did not prove to be that fruitful to us, the arrangements are average and it could have been much better”, Prakhar Chug, Sigma Excellent Storage, Kanpur.
“I personally recommend to everyone to visit IWS as it is one of the best platform for the dealers in the logistics and warehousing industry”, Raman Juneja (Manager at Agritech Pvt. Ltd.- Visitor)
Reed Manch is coming with shows like India Corr Expo, IWLS and Cold Chain .