UNITI EXPO 2016 has been a great success for Cavale Steel Company!

June 21, 2016


UNITI expo 2016, celebrated from 14 to 16 of June in Stuttgart (Germany), has been branded a great success by organizers, exhibitors and visitors alike. The leading European trade fair for the retail petroleum and carwash industry covered all areas regarding the service station and carwash business on a 35,000 sqm exhibition space. Uniquely structured into subject-specific themed areas, trade visitors could find an exclusive selection of innovations, concepts and products that ensure business success. A total of 425 exhibitors from 36 countries covered 8 product and service areas:

  • Forecourt equipment & construction
  • Oil companies & fuel retailers
  • Carwash & carcare
  • Payment & Automation
  • Transport & logistics
  • Lubricants & additives
  • Shop & convenience
  • Services & media

The organizers have counted more than 15,000 attendees from over 110 countries during the three exhibition days. The quality of visitors – trade visitors only – was very high according to statements from exhibitors and organizers.

Three subject-specific forums were available free of charge for all: Shop & convenience forum, Carwash forum and International forum. A broad range of lectures and presentations offered attendants an insight into a wide variety of topics, from global market trends to technology-specific subjects.

“Our expectations were already high before the event because we knew that we had done everything possible to make this exhibition a great success. The reality, however, has once again exceeded our expectations. I’m very happy and extremely satisfied with the result. I have received countless enthusiastic feedback from exhibitors and visitors alike. We have undoubtedly succeeded in creating an event that enriches our industry,” comments Elmar Kühn, CEO of UNITI-Kraftstoff GmbH, organizer of UNITI expo.

The Shop & Convenience area, focused on innovations, concepts and ideas, has also proven to be hugely popular among participants. “Service station operators want to see solutions and concepts that can make their shop & convenience business even more successful. This is exactly what they could find at UNITI expo in high quantity and quality,” says Walter D. Mangold, shop & convenience expert in the organization team.

For the forecourt equipment and carwash areas, the quality of exhibitors and the high internationality of visitors were key components for UNITI expo. “Through global marketing campaigns, numerous partners around the globe and a convincing concept, we have once againmanaged to increase the internationality of the trade fair. With approximately 40% of international
visitors from 6 continents and exhibitors from 36 countries, UNITI expo has become the world’s most international trade fair of our industry,” confirms Bruno Boroewitsch, responsible for international marketing in the organization team.

UNITI expo proved to be the ideal platform for industry professionals from all over the world to share products and innovations, while succeeding once more in providing attendees with a complete overview of the present and future of the industry.

Uniti Expo 2016 overview

About UNITI expo UNITI expo is the leading trade fair for the retail petroleum and car wash sectors in Europe. The three-day trade fair and informational event takes place every two years. The next UNITI expo will take place from 15 to 17 of May at the Stuttgart Exhibition Centre. UNITI expo is organized by UNITI-Kraftstoff GmbH in cooperation with management consultancy WDM and communications agency com-a-tec.