April 9, 2015 - It is still 11 months away, but planning is kicking into high gear for the Canadian Rental Mart, coming March 8 and 9, 2016, to the Toronto Congress Centre. Once again, rental store owners from across Canada will gather in Toronto for two days of education, networking and buying in a hall packed with rental-ready equipment and party supplies.
Once again, the Canadian Rental Mart gave exhibitors and attendees a terrific opportunity to shop, learn and build relationships in Toronto on March 18 and 19. Store owners from all over Ontario arrived with a buying focus. While the show recorded a slight drop in numbers (407 attendees representing 194 rental stores) from the 2012 show's record levels, many exhibitors commented on the high quality of the traffic and the high interest in buying versus kicking tires.
March 25, 2014 - Canadian Rental Association Ontario president Dale Brinklow had some trouble settling down an excited room of about 120 rental operators and suppliers for the annual banquet, March 18 at the International Plaza hotel in Toronto. The keyed-up guests were entertained by a lively loonie auction expertly hosted by Doug Pearson. Then they finally settled down to honour the CRA Ontario annual award winners. All while enjoying some top-notch food and drink courtesy of the hotel's excellent kitchen.
March 25, 2014 - National Event Supply has announced that the company has been named the Canadian Rental Association Ontario Division’s Supplier of the Year. Presented by the Ontario Board of the Canadian Rental Association (CRA) at the CRA Ontario Awards Banquet, National Event Supply received the award for its unending support of the party rental industry through leadership, first class customer service and quality event equipment such as folding tables, plastic folding chairs, chiavari chairs, serveware such as serving platters & bowls, stemware, dinnerware, event linens, white resin folding chairs and much more. The Supplier of the Year award is presented annually to the Associate Member who is a leader in supplying products, knowledge, and is dedicated to the advancement of the rental industry and support of the Association. Suppliers were voted on by CRA peers through online submission and during the January Canadian Rental Association Ontario Meeting. Suppliers eligible fo
Canadian Rental Mart exhibitors will be offering exclusive bargains available only to show attendees at the Toronto Congress Centre, March 18 - 19. Don't miss out on special prices, terms and giveaways on software, engines, abrasive blades, fuel tanks, air compressors, tampers and more. Read more for a list of just some of the amazing deals on offer.