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HOST Milan Part 4 — Grand Stands

HOST Milan Part 4 — Grand Stands

While here in Canada we would probably call the individual company exhibits “booths” or “kiosks”, at the Host Milano 39th International Hospitality Exhibition in Milan, Italy, they called them “stands”.  And what grand stands they were!  We found a great deal of inspiration for our future projects while browsing the displays.  Here are the ones that still stand out in our minds, almost two months...

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HOST Milan Part 2 — Fatboy!

HOST Milan Part 2 — Fatboy!

Fatboy — not the motorcycle or the musician, but the furniture company — had one of the most fun booths that we saw at Host Milano 39th International Hospitality Exhibition.  (You can find our first post about the exhibition here.)  They presented a rainbow of comfortable, practical-yet-funky pieces that we would be more than happy to have at home.  (In fact, some of our staff...

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HOST Milan Part 1 — A feast for the eyes!

HOST Milan Part 1 — A feast for the eyes!

From October 23rd to 27th, we were invited to attend the Host Milano 39th International Hospitality Exhibition in Milan, Italy.  The exhibition focused on products for the professional hospitality industry: furniture, equipment, coffee, and food.  While there was a predominance of Italian exhibitors, which is to be expected given the location, the 2,004 companies came from 47 countries.  There were over 150,000 visitors, 40% of...

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