ITPC Vancouver took part in BC Home and Garden Show 2018 held on 21-25 February 2018 in BC Place Stadium, Vancouver. A wide range of goods and services related to property maintenance, decoration, and improvements was exhibited among others indoor and outdoor furniture, kitchen equipment, home décor, lawn and garden decoration, consult and design services and many more. Big companies as well as the small medium enterprises were presenting their best products and services, allowing end consumers to get inspirations to prepare their properties in welcoming spring and summer.
BC Home and Garden Show has been organized more than a half decade. The show in 2018 was attended by over 60,000 visitors from all over Canada, mainly from BC. This year has been the second year in the row ITPC participated in Home Show. Last year, ITPC also participated in Vancouver Fall Home Show in October 2017 in Vancouver Convention Center. Indonesia’s presence in Vancouver’s home shows aims to increase Canadian consumers’ awareness towards Indonesian products in particular, but not limited to, home décor.
ITPC Vancouver’s booth presented some of Indonesia’s best products which are provided by two local companies based in British Columbia: The Teak Tree and Cantique Living. The Teak Tree is headquartered in Nanaimo British Columbia. Running the business since 1999, The Teak Tree begin to spread its business wider. Their products such as patio, outdoor lounge chairs, folding chairs, tables, cabinets made from teak are loved by Canadian consumers and are also available in Lowes and Wayfair. Cantiq Living offers handbags, handicraft, and home décor with simple and ethnic design made from natural and environmental friendly materials. Cantique Living has concerns with fair trade as well as women empowerment which them put aside of some of their profit to the craftswomen who make the products.
Attending in BC Home and Garden Show was a good opportunity to introduce and promote Indonesian products while get the chance to know Canadians’ preference in decorating their properties. So far, positive responses and inquiries came from many customers who are interested in the said products.
For further information regarding Indonesian products displayed in BC Home and Garden Show 2018 please email or visit the website of The Teak Tree: firstname.lastname@example.org / www.theteaktree.com and Cantique Living email@example.com / www.cantiqliving.com.
Cantiq Living Booth in BC Home and Garden Show, BC Place Stadium
The Teak Tree Products Displayed in BC Home and Garden Show 2018
Consul General of Indonesia in Vancouver, Ms. Tuti Wahyuningsih observing The Teak Tree products
Ms. Tuti Wahyuningsih greeting Ms. Hartati Suganda, from Cantiq Living
The Teak Tree Patio and Outdoor Furniture
Cantiq Living Basket and Handicraft