Tuesday, 22 June 2021
Vicenzaoro September returns live from 10 to 14 September 2021 in Vicenza, together with T. Gold and VOVintage, giving a strong signal of business recovery to the entire gold and jewellery sector.
The offer extended to the entire supply chain and a renewed and uniform layout will welcome national and international buyers in September for the first sector event in Europe. On display at VOS 21, high-range jewellery and goldsmithing, components and semi-processed goods, diamonds, precious and coloured stones, visual merchandising, packaging and processing technologies. And, as of this edition, space will also be given to independent brands in the modern watch segment.
According to the latest sample survey prepared for Federorafi by the Confindustria Moda Study Center, in January-March 2021, 24% of the interviewed Italian companies reported an increase in turnover compared to the first quarter of 2020. And the sentiment of the sample sees 25% with a start of recovery already in spring 2021, 39% starting from autumn 2021. About half of the sample (48%) reports a renewed dynamism of foreign markets, United States, France, United Arab Emirates / Qatar on the others.
Companies of caliber also for T. Gold, the show for machinery and the most innovative technologies applied to jewellery processing , that for the first time will also take place in September: from Sisma to Legor, from Fasti, OMBI to CIMO.
Confirmations also come from foreign buyers who are planning their visit to the September event. The VBI – Vicenzaoro Buyer Index, which periodically tracks the attitudes of a representative panel of jewellery insiders from all over the world, highlighted in June that confidence in future business has more than doubled compared to last year. Growing equally fast is the willingness of buyers from the Middle East and North America, as well as Europe and Italy, to take part in a physically-attended VOS.
A recent survey by Confcommercio Federpreziosi follows the same line for Italy: 75% of interviewed retailers and operators will return to Vicenzaoro September to renew or expand the product range (33.2%), but above all to resume relations direct professionals with suppliers, customers, colleagues (41.7%).
And all VOS international buyers will also have an excellent opportunity to encounter art, good food and hospitality in the splendid ancient city of Vicenza and the Land of Venice.
Alongside VOS and T. Gold, VOVintage returns in September 2021 (11-13). This show will also open to the public of fans and collectors of fine vintage jewellery and watches, and it will be joined by leading experts on Rolex and Patek Philippe.