Bright autumn days shone for members of the hair and beauty industries: The HAARE 2008 enthused participants, visitors and companies
alike at the booths of this trade show. The proof is in the numbers. More than 18000 visitors attended the NürnbergMesse from October
19th to the 21st. An increase of more than 20 percent compared to the 2004 show. A highlight of the show was the combination of the
German and Bavarian Hair Championship.
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The HAARE 2008 offered an outstanding mix of shows, competitions, workshops, and information. “The perfect basis for the success of
it”, says Andreas Popp, President of the German Association of Hairdressers, ZV.
One of the shows highlights, the competitions, displayed an amazing amount of professionalism and talent. The German and Bavarian
championships with more than 140 competitors were a visitors’ magnet. “The level of accomplishments was impressive,” said Popp,
“the participants showed extraordinary creativity in the areas of hairstyles and make-up. It was a grand celebration for the young
elite of the profession.”