Visitors welcomed the event and were highly positive about the value of attending.
Mark Fisher, of Cambridge-based Fisher Refrigeration Ltd, said: “I very much enjoyed meeting potential new suppliers and gaining an industry-wide perspective on the market and the direction of manufacturers. The show is a must for keeping up-to-date with new possibilities.”
Donald Lack, of NIFES Consulting Group, highlighted the benefits of attending for consultants: “It was good to see the air conditioning industry rising to the challenge on energy efficiency and improved technology. I was also pleased to see the new software tools being developed by manufacturers to support consultants with products.”
Many visitors have already made significant equipment purchases as result of attending the show. James Picton-Robinson of CYKOOL Ltd said: “I met a number of very useful suppliers through visiting - and have made several purchases as a result.”
"The range of new technology on display and developments in existing products proved a draw for many visitors. Gordon Carey of retail IT specialist Steria Ltd said: “I visited the show not knowing exactly what to expect. The latest technology proved extremely beneficial.”