Date: 28 February – 01 March, 2020
Location: Punjab Agriculture University Fairgrounds, Ludhiana, Punjab
Organizer: Annex Media Marketing Network Pvt. Ltd. – Plot No. BXV-38/52, 3rd Floor, Sodhi Complex, Miller Ganj, Near Vishwakarma Chow, Ludhiana, Punjab 141003 India
Phone: +91-92165-41162 / +91-87250-21161
Timings: 10:00 – 18:00
We have great pleasure in informing you that 10 “CFOSE” is going to be held on 28 February – 01 March 2020 at PAU Fair Ground, Ludhiana
CFOSE 2020: Event Profile
Your earnest support and participation helped us to successfully organize 9 editions of “CFOSE” (India International Cycle, Fitness & Outdoor Sports Expo) at Ludhiana. Keeping up this tradition and bringing the entire Bicycle, Fitness manufacturing community and trade visitor under one roof has always been our endeavor. As you would be aware that CFOSE was initially a B2B event but now we have strategized to make it more fruitful for our participants with B2C by activities of Round table discussion of health Experts, environmentalists, renewable energy experts, Product Launches, Rides: Kids, professionals, Security Forces, women, Celebrity Endorsements, Cycling trick shows, Honoring National level achievers, Cultural Shows, body building competition & lot of outdoor sports activities apart from bringing manufacturers, Dealers, Importers, buyers from all corners of world under one roof has always been our Strategy. We want Cycle, Fitness & Sports industry to grow to its maximum potential.
CFOSE 2020 is growing & becoming more popular year after year in International Cycle, Fitness & Sports industry. India is today a star on the global map for most businesses. With a booming economy and growing lifestyle segment, it is an emerging market for the premium lifestyle bikes. A recent report states that, annually, the premium & lifestyle segment in India is growing at a CAGR of over 30%. Cycling in India is fast evolving into a competitive, professional and leisure sport. The India bicycle industry has been changing rapidly and the popularity of the sport has been increasing consistently for the last decade. The number of young and serious cyclists in India has seen a huge spike in recent years.
A rising number of cycling events and the emergence of numerous cycling clubs is projected to augment demand for geared and sports bicycles across the country in the coming years. Today, International bicycle manufacturers have begun to see India as a rising star, a potential market and have started entering the arena through collaborations with their Indian counterparts. CFOSE 2020 estimated cover 25000 sqm, by exhibiting advanced Cycle, Fitness / sport equipment and accessory, Fitness and cycling gear, nutrition and supplements, club supplies and facility, smart health product, sport leisure products as well as the top Fitness training, latest products, trend and style and Electric vehicle, renewable energy.
The bicycle market in India is expected to register a CAGR of more than 8% in terms of value during the forecasted period of 2016-17 to 2021-22. The key domestic players in the bicycle industry are Hero Cycles, Avon Cycles, TI Cycles, Atlas, Firefox Cycles and Starkenn Sports. The top two players together constitute approximately 50% of the market revenues. Likewise, the share of all other key players is given in the report in value and volume terms both. The bicycle industry has remained stagnant for a long time, but the winds are changing now, a lot is happening in the industry and in the country, due to which the market is set to grow in the future. The efforts made by manufacturers to grab the market through interventions like entering into joint ventures with foreign brands, revisions in the marketing and distribution strategies, introduction of wider product portfolio and innovations like carbon frames, etc. have impacted the market positively. On the other hand, the lifestyle changes in the society and inclination towards premiumization in bicycles have also contributed to changed outlook towards bicycles.
India: Pedaling Towards Greener Destinations
A growing consciousness is sweeping the country. The concern for the environment is forcing less-polluting measures and bicycling as a mode of alternate transport is fast emerging as a popular option. Some corporate parks and academic institutions with large campuses have restricted the entry of automobiles while in some cities corporate executives are cycling to work. The need for greater fitness is creating a movement towards cycling as a regular means of keeping fit. The market has shown an upward trend in customers due to an increased interest in leisure cycling, weekend biking and mountain biking. Fitness Equipment and Outdoor sports are fast becoming popular incorporates for team building & de-stressing activity. More and more Indians are taking weekend getaways & adventure holidays. A mounting appetite for global brands. There is a growing demand in India for a diversified range of bicycles of high quality, advanced features, enhanced aesthetics and durability. The Indian customer is now aware of developments in the international cycle industry and is demanding bicycles with world class features and accessories. One of the major segments where the past five years have witnessed a tremendous surge in sales for high-quality cycles is for children up to eight years of age. The traditional seasonal market for kids’ bikes has developed into a very profitable business with consistent demand all year round. Bianchi, Canondale, Ducati, Schwinn, Mongoose, GT, Trek, Focus, Giant, La, Raleigh, Merida, Orbea, KHS, Huffy, Dahon, Specialized, Scott, and Univega have already been introduced in India and are available in major cities. Similarly the discerning Fitness and outdoor sports enthusiast wants latest, most secure, strong and hardy lightweight fitness and outdoor equipment – which is also aesthetically designed in looks and the apparel to be multi-tasking and easy to use.
Gear Up For New Business Opportunities
CFOSE 2020 Ludhiana will provide a platform for international manufacturers to interact with domestic distributors, retailers and end users for exploring the immense business opportunities of the Cycle, Fitness & Outdoor Sports market in India. At CFOSE 2020 Ludhiana a wide range of internationally acclaimed products will emerging is on display to create more awareness. Unlike several countries in the world where substantial bicycles are sold through department stores and Sports goods chains, India traditionally sells through exclusive bicycle outlets. The distribution chain begins with a wholesaler who in turn channelizes the inventory to distributors, and thereon to dealers and retailers who become the final touch-points for bicycle customers across the country. A few importers also choose the unconventional internet sales through portals like eBay, Flipkart.
Increasing number of gyms and health clubs coupled with government efforts towards promoting physical fitness are driving the growth of fitness equipment market in India. In 2017, the Central Government of India has ordered all its offices to facilitate gym facilities. In addition to this, the Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) is promoting gym set-ups in offices by providing monetary compensation to offices. Additionally, growing consumer preferences towards physical fitness due to surging lifestyle diseases is further pushing the market growth. In terms of market sub-segments, treadmills and stationery bikes emerged as the most preferred cardiovascular training equipment in 2016, however, on account of higher calorie burn ratio, elliptical cross trainers are expected to register higher growth over the coming years. According to 6Wresearch, India fitness equipment market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 15% during 2017-23. The Western region bagged highest revenue share in 2016 with Maharashtra being the major contributor towards the growth of fitness equipment market in particular region. However, over the coming years, the Northern region is projected to exhibit highest growth on account of higher adoption across key states including Punjab, Haryana, Delhi / NCR, and Uttarakhand. Among different end-user applications, gyms and health clubs bagged highest revenue share followed by commercial applications. In-house fitness centers and health clubs are gaining popularity in fitness equipment market. Hotels, offices, public corporations and educational institutes are offering gym facilities within their premises. Additionally, the commercial segment is forecast to exhibit highest growth rate over the coming years. The report thoroughly covers fitness equipment market by types, end user applications and regions. The report provides an unbiased and detailed analysis of the on-going trends, opportunities / high growth areas, market drivers which would help the stakeholders to decide and align their market strategies according to the current and future market dynamics.
CFOSE 2020: Why Exhibit
Why should you be there at the CFOSE (Ludhiana)
- India’s first truly international exhibition for the business of bicycle, parts, accessories fitness / Gym equipment & sports products.
- The 3 days event will be the largest ever gathering of the world’s bicycle, fitness & sports trading Dealers, Distributors, Retailer & GYM owners in India.
- We are organizing body building competition, with the support of Indian Body Builders Federation (IBBF, Mumbai) Govt. of India Recognized body.
- The latest in bicycle, bicycle parts, cycling gear, apparel, fitness cum Gym equipment, SPA & Sports products will be on display.
- Ideal opportunities for Indian companies to introduce their new products and also establish and widen dealership network and opportunity for overseas companies to promote their brand and seek / appoint distributors.
- CFOSE 2020 will be the right platform to address the B2C segment to increase awareness about Cycling, fitness, & Sports & Provide them the knowledge about latest product and services with their availability.
- Allow exhibitors to gauge reaction to new product and take consumer’s feedback.
- CFOSE 2020 will be an ideal stage for all business houses to get a firsthand experience at the various technological advancement in the field of Fitness industry.
CFOSE 2020: Exhibitors Profile
- Bicycle Parts & Components
- Bicycle Accessories
- Cycling Gears
- Bicycle Tools
- Tyres & Tubes
- Bicycle Machinery
- Industrial Paints & Chemicals
- All kinds of Sportswear
- Bicycle & Adventure Tour
- Fitness Equipment & Accessories
- Vibration Training Equipment
- Indoor Cycles
- Home Trainers
- Heart Rate Monitors
- Aerobic Equipment
- Camping & Trekking
- Undersea Sports
- Survival Equipment
- Carrying Equipment
- Cricket Equipment
- Sports Equipment & Accessories
- Nordic Walking
- Camping Suppliers
- Team Sports
- Table Tennis Scooter Sailing
- Pilates Equipment
- Target Sports
- Horse Riding
- Trail Run
- Skate Board
- Boxing Gears
- Skating Equipment
- Yoga & Aerobics Equipment
- Nutritional Supplements
- Weight Lifting Equipment
- Massage Equipment
- Outdoor Sports Gear & Equipment
- Including Aero Sports
- Water Sports
- Urban Adventures
CFOSE 2020: Visitors Profile
- Distributors, Retailers
- Dealers of Imported Products
- Sports Goods Retail Stores / Chains, Institutional Buyers
- Bicycling Clubs
- Software & MNC Office campuses / Gated Communities
- Online Shopping Portals
- Bicycle Enthusiasts – Looking for a business opportunity
- Bicycle Enthusiasts – Looking for their ultimate bike
- Owners, Directors & Consultants of Fitness Clubs
- Gyms and Aerobics & Yoga Centers
- Wellness Studios
- Managers / Administrators of Public Sports Facilities
- The Sports Authority of India
- Athletic Federations
- Sports Associations
- Schools & Colleges
- Training Institutions for Martial Arts
- Physiotherapy Centers
- Multipurpose Clubhouses
- Private Residential Facilities
- Corporate Fitness Facilities
- Rehabilitation & Medical Facilities
- Hospitals and Healthcare Centers
- Sports Retail Boutiques
- Developers & Builders
- Dealers / Distributors / Re-sellers / Importers
- Dietitian, Nutritionists & Physiotherapists
- Mall Owners, Directors, Consultants & Professionals
- General Fitness & Wellness Enthusiasts
- Spa Owners and Managers