Texcare Forum Russia 2012 in the limelight of the professional audience: 325 visitors from the whole branch.
Textile rental services – successful premiere in Russia.
Texcare Forum Russia – impressive topics introduced last developments of the industry.
Texcare Forum Russia is the annual meeting place for the Russian textile care industry. 325 participants from different Russian cities and CIS countries became members of this event held in the Central House of Entrepreneurs, Moscow, from September 26 – 27, 2012.
VI All Russia Congress of dry cleaning and laundry enterprises held within Texcare Forum Russia 2012 on the 26th of September 2012. Conference 'Problems of rental textile services development in Russian hospitality industry', organized by Messe Frankfurt RUS in cooperation with the First Club of Hospitality Professionals was held the next day, on the 27th of September.
The main topic of the VI All Russia Congress of dry cleaning and laundry enterprises, held within Texcare forum Russia 2012, was dedicated to vast development of the industry and safety in all activities connected to the industry.
The main topics of the Congress covered the issues of ecological, industrial, law and information safety. According to tradition the Congress was officially opened by the President of Association Mr. Leonid Bertsev and managing director of Messe Frankfurt RUS Mr. Eugen Alles.
Mr. Bertsev's main report was focused on the "Safe dry cleaning" program. The program is aimed at increasing safety level at ecological and industrial areas, health care and labor protection. The rest of speakers covered the safety topics in reports based on their practical experience. Implementation of European training program E-DryClean in Russia was also discussed during the Congress. The Congress was closed with resolution, stating the agenda of Association for the next 2 years.
The second day of Forum presented the Conference 'Problems of rental textile services development in Russian hospitality industry', organized by Messe Frankfurt RUS in cooperation with the First Club of Hospitality Professionals. The Conference gathered the leaders of Russian textile service market, international organizations developing standards and certification for textile service industry, experts of hospitality industry and top managers of hotel chains.
The Conference covered the following topical issues:
- Main features of rental textile services in HoReCa industry
- Categories of hotels suitable for implementation of model rental textile service
- The textile procurement optimization in the hotel industry
- Pros and cons of rental textile services in hotel business
The main reports at the conference were presented by Cotton Way, the leading company providing rental textile services on the Russian market; Hohenstein institute (Germany), research and testing organization in the textile sector; "First Club of Hospitality Professionals", expert organization for housekeeping; Moscow hotel chain VashOtel, the first hotel chain in Russia that implemented the model of rental textile service, and other companies.
Representatives of textile service companies Blesk inCare, Request-Service, Lindstrem as well as managers of Maxima hotels, Holiday Inn and Radisson hotel chains discussed the topical issues of rental textile services industry. Companies from Moscow, St. Petersburg, Nizhny Novgorod, Chelyabinsk, Perm, Ekaterinburg, Anapa, Voronezh, and CIS countries Ukraine and Kazakhstan participated in the Forum to learn more about the benefits of implementing the model of rentals textile service in their business.
Success of the Forum is proved by high level of participants from all over Russia and neighboring countries and active discussions during the event. Meeting demand of the current market trends, Texcare Forum is to develop and continue its positive growth on the Russian market to become the leading meeting point for professionals of the industry.