Bigger, better: 10th annual Homedec opens at Penang's SPICE Arena

MOHAMED BASYIR

GEORGE TOWN: The 10th Home Design & Interior Exhibition (Homedec) was officially launched at the Subterranean Penang International Convention & Exhibition Centre (SPICE) Arena here, today.

Organised by C.I.S Network Sdn Bhd, the three-day event showcases thousands of home designs, decorating trends and lifestyle technologies, as well as innovative home products and gadgets.

About 37,000 visitors are expected to throng the venue, where they will be spoilt for choice, with 170 exhibitors displaying their wares and services at 440 booths.

"We are pleased to be back for the tenth year to bring and feature some of the best savings and benefits from exhibitors to homeowners shopping here.

"(We are holding this exhibition) at a bigger venue – the Spice Convention Centre here – for a better visiting and exhibition experience," said organiser, Datuk Vincent Lim, in his speech.

He said that Homedec’s previous exhibitions enjoyed a positive response in the state, and for this year, they target total sales of RM23mil.

Penang Religious Affairs, Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Committee chairman, Datuk Abdul Malik Abul Kassim, officiated the event.