The Future of Furniture Shopping in Nigeria – Chronos Stores at DENIM 2017 Furniture Design & Production SeminarChronos
April was an incredibly busy month for the Chronos Stores Team, both in and out of the office. The DENIM (Defining the Nigerian Interior Design Market) team comprising of professional Interior Designers and other giant players and great minds in the Design and Construction Industry, hosted the Furniture Design Seminar Event which brought together, great minds showcasing the latest trend in Furniture Design, Production and Sales.
The DENIM Team (L-R) – Bisoye Oni, Kunle Lawal, Gbemi Elekula, Aisha Bilal, Kopji Lanx Golit, Bilkisu Garba Diallo, Binta Suleiman, Maryam Abdullahi, & Abdullahi Suleiman.
One of the highlights from the event was Chronos Stores showcasing her e-commerce marketplace! The DENIM event was hosted at Treasures Suites and Conferences in Abuja, and with a name this interesting, the 6hour rendezvous was worth every second.
“When love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece” –John Ruskin
The seminar which started at 9am and ended by 3pm in the afternoon, on Saturday the 22nd of April was fully attended. Four speakers representing various businesses establishments and organizations shared tips and tricks of the trade, information about economic considerations and more insights about the industry’s potentials in the coming years.
Here is a short video clip capturing the Event (Watch in Fullscreen)
The Speakers were
- Hassan Anifowose – Chronos Stores
- Gbemi Elekula – Dream Home Shop
- Raymond Umeh – Skarabrand
- Magnus Kpakol
Our very own Arc. Hassan Anifowose also made a presentation on ‘The Future of Furniture Shopping’ and introduced the first online interior design store in the country. Yes, you guessed it – Chronos Stores! He was accompanied by Miss Moyosore Esan, our Sales and logistics guru. The rest of the team weren’t left out in the fun, as everyone sent virtual high-fives and made suggestions on how to make the presentation better.
The Chronos Stores Marketplace App for Interior Design Shopping
Hassan Anifowose showcased the new mobile app and a shared a video produced by Miss Mosunmola Adefemi (our HR and General Workplace Superhero) explaining how a vendor on Chronos Stores has tremendously increased her sales. The reception was very encouraging, as a lot of the attendees were interested in the Chronos Stores MarketPlace App. New vendors signed up to sell and we witnessed the highest downloads in a single day. You can download it here.
Download Hassan’s Presentation Here
Laughs, ‘Aha’ moments and even waterworks!
The cherry on top of the ‘fun-ducational’ experience was the raffle draw, where a young man named Ahmed won a trip to Dubai. He had come as a volunteer to help out with the event, all the way from Kaduna! Ahmed stood, face in palms, amidst a thundering applause. A well-deserved reward, indeed.
About Chronos Stores
The team from Chronos has built a database containing a wide variety of interior design products ranging from Furniture, Decoration, Potted Plants, Sanitary Fittings, and everything you need to complete home and office interior projects.
You can buy items on the store here
Please see more photos from the event below