Helping People Breathe Healthy Indoor Air: Allergy Standards at KBIS, IBS, NHS and AHR – Advancing ESG and UN SDGs
It’s a busy new year for Allergy Standards as we prepare for a big trip to a number of important Las Vegas Trade Shows to meet with clients, colleagues and partners, and of course to continue our mission to help people breathe healthier air. The shows will offer opportunities for networking, education, and product discovery at a time when collaboration and learning are more essential than ever. It is at these events that trends are established, products are launched and business are propelled forward as the best of the best come together. Speakers of international renown, including our own CEO, Dr. John McKeon, will share insights and experiences at these exciting not-to-be missed shows.
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As part of this US trade mission Allergy Standards will also be meeting and running Design Thinking workshops with several clients including Tarkett, LG, Knauf, 3M, Trane, Benjamin Moore, Pegasus Home Fashions and True Value. This opportunity to support clients also includes an immersive “Indoor Air Equality” session in New York with Tarkett at their Park Avenue, showroom in NYC on Feb 9, 2023. (https://www.eventbrite.com/e/indoor-air-equality-tickets-520666295907).
As sustainability and social responsibility become increasingly important to consumers and businesses alike, Allergy Standards is proud to offer solutions that not only improve indoor air quality, but also support the principles of ESG (environmental, social, and corporate governance) and align with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs). The company’s air quality solutions have become particularly popular with manufacturers looking to meet the growing demand for ESG and health-conscious products.
Retailers will be interested to know that Allergy Standards’ Certification Program, the asthma & allergy friendly® Certification Program, can help differentiate their products from competitors and attract health-conscious consumers, while also contributing to UN SDGs such as good health and well-being and responsible consumption and production. With over 20 years of experience in the field, Allergy Standards has established itself as a trusted partner for companies looking to empower their customers to make healthier choices.
Las Vegas Market
First up is the Las Vegas Market, where buyers, designers and exhibitors gather for a compelling market experience. Located on a world-class, state-of-the-art campus, LVMKT provides thousands of cross-category furniture, gift and home decor resources. Here, we are looking forward to catching up with our CERTIFIED clients Pegasus whose Beautyrest® collection is CERTIFIED asthma & allergy friendly®.
Three Shows in One!
In 2023 the NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS), NKBA’s Kitchen & Bath Industry Show® (KBIS) and The National Hardware Show (NHS) are partnering up to deliver three shows at Design & Construction Week® at the Las Vegas Convention Center to offer even more buying, selling and networking opportunities. Many of our CERTIFIED clients, including Trane, Benjamin Moore, Owens Corning, Knauf and 3M, will be at these events and exhibiting their superb products.
The Kitchen & Bath Industry Show (KBIS)
The Kitchen & Bath Industry Show (KBIS) is the North America’s largest trade show dedicated to all aspects of kitchen and bath design. KBIS, in conjunction with the National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA), is an inspiring, interactive platform that showcases the latest industry products, trends and technologies from hundreds of exhibitors.
The International Builders Show (IBS)
The International Builders’ Show® (IBS) is an annual event managed and organised by The National Association of Home Builders ( NAHB) that connects, educates and improves the residential construction industry. It’s a hub for new product launches, construction demos, industry thought leader sessions, workshops, panel discussions, and more. (IBS) is the world’s largest annual residential construction show and is the must-attend event for professionals in the building industry.
This year at IBS our CEO Dr. John McKeon will deliver a presentation entitled ‘Meeting the Demand for Healthy Homes: Design, Build & Maintenance Strategies’. The growing health and wellness movement is translating into new buying behaviors and consumer demands with respect to modern built environments. Building professionals must adapt to meet their buyers’ needs by tailoring the way our homes are designed and constructed. In this dynamic presentation, Dr. John McKeon will break down the different aspects of a build and simplify the task of creating a healthy indoor environment. He’ll take you on a virtual building walk-through to identify air quality hazards, sources and influencing factors and share key strategies for building healthier indoor spaces, from the materials and finishing to building use and maintenance.
National Hardware Show
The future of the home improvement and the DIY industry attend the National Hardware Show (NHS) to discover the newest products, innovations and trends that are shaping the future. Home centers, independent retailers, online retailers, wholesalers, distributors, and everyone in between will gather here to reconnect with colleagues and peers from all over the world.
The International Surface Event
The International Surface Event (TISE) is comprised of three world-class tradeshows: Surfaces, StonExpo and TileExpo and is the largest North American floor covering, stone, and tile industry event. It is the industry marketplace for buyers, specifiers, and influencers to source products, gain design inspiration and develop their businesses. Innovative leaders in floor manufacturing such as Tarkett will be exhibiting at the event and our teams will be spending some quality time planning more projects together.
The shows offer an opportunity for manufacturers and retailers to meet with our team in person and discuss why and how we can differentiate your product on the shelves.We have developed an independently awarded, internationally recognised, certification – the asthma & allergy friendly® Certification Program – created by medical experts and rigorously tested by certified labs. We believe it is a human right to breathe healthy indoor air and we can help you fulfil your obligations to provide the best product possible.
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References and further reading
CERTIFIED asthma & allergy friendly® iQ® Granit™ and iQ® Eminent™ Collections from Tarkett show dedication to improving indoor air quality
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