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Major international companies join AIPH as Affiliate Members

In recognition of the growing importance of AIPH, Affiliate Membership has been eagerly taken up by major companies and organisations supplying and supporting the global ornamental horticulture industry.

The following businesses and organisations have recently been welcomed as Affiliate Members:

  • PRIVA – Global supplier of climate and irrigation management control technology and software.
  • Philips – Researchers and suppliers of LED lighting technology for growers.
  • HortiAlliance – Integrated platform of suppliers of services, capital goods, consumables, seeds and cuttings to growers world-wide.
  • Doppelmayr – Manufacturer and installer of cable car systems relevant for international horticultural exhibitions.
  • Val’hor – The umbrella organisation for ornamental horticulture in France.

These businesses join MPS Sustainable Quality and Bavaria International Exhibition Organizing already approved as Affiliate Members earlier in 2015.

AIPH President, Bernard Oosterom welcomes the new Affiliate Members and comments: “I am pleased to see major international businesses like these joining AIPH. Together with the trade association members we will become an even stronger force in supporting ornamentals growers worldwide.”.

AIPH Affiliate Membership is open to businesses related to the ornamental horticulture, exhibitions and landscape industry that would like to support the work of AIPH and utilise this extensive international network.  Affiliate Membership costs only 500 euro per year and approved members are entitled to access all AIPH membership benefits.  See www.aiph.org/join-aiph for more information on the benefits of membership and how to join.