Grocery Innovations Canada trade show was held at Toronto Congress Centre on Tuesday October 23, 2018. Hanshow was invited as one of the industry leading ESL providers by the Vice president of UGI to exhibit the unique solution of Electronic Shelf Labels at the GIC trade show.


Grocery Innovations Canada is the premier and must-attend B2B grocery & specialty food show of the year! The grocery sector is all about building relationships to grow your business, and this is the only show that brings together all facets of the grocery trade under one roof.

The exhibition floor features over 110,000-sq.-ft. of dedicated pavilions focused on key grocery & specialty categories from front end to back end including equipment, technology, foodservices, garden, financial and insurance.


During the GIC trade show, Decision Makers from Chains & Independents are participated, below are some of the statistics:

  • 21% of the attendees are Owner/C-Suite/President/CEO;
  • 20% VP/Executive VP;
  • 15% Sr. Category Manager;
  • 10% Merchandising Director/ Manager;
  • 10% Procurement/Manager;
  • 8% General Manager;
  • 5% Category Director;
  • 5% Store Planner;
  • 2% Marketing Manager;
  • 4% others.


During the GIC trade show, one of the Canadian leading retailers, Canadian Tire, came by Hanshow’s booth and learned about Electronic Shelf Labels (ESL). They believe Hanshow’s ESL can help retailers all over Canada and around the world solve some key in-store challenges, reduce labor cost and improved store operations and task management. Canadian Tire had affirmed Hanshow’s ESL products and will explore more cooperation opportunities. In addition, Summer Hills Market and Longos etc. all provided a positive feedback for Hanshow’s ESL. Hanshow is one of the ESL providers that deliver reliable products. Our labels consume less energy than other traditional LCD labels, while maintaining fast and agile performance.