GL events
Welcome to the world of events!
As a leading global player in the events sector, GL events operates in the three main events markets: congresses and conventions, sporting, cultural and political events, and trade shows and consumer fairs.
© Odile Decq architect / Felice Varini – Nicolas Rodet
GL events
Commonwealth Games Gold Coast 2018
GL events, official supplier of temporary grandstand seating for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia. A total of 60,000 temporary seats were installed in thirteen venues.
Commonwealth Games   Gold Coast 2018
Matmut Stadium Inauguration
The project to renovate and modernise the Matmut Stadium in Gerland, launched by Olivier Ginon, the Chairman of GL events, highlights the Group's expertise in terms of engineering, architecture and asset management. The stadium is now home to the LOU Rugby team.
© Nicolas Rodet
Matmut Stadium Inauguration
Geek and Games at the Riocentro
Brazil’s largest event devoted to pop culture and video games is organised and hosted by GL events at the Riocentro, in Rio de Janeiro.
© Light Press 2017
Geek and Games at the Riocentro
Cannes Film Festival
For more than 20 years, GL events has been providing top-of-the-range, tailor-made services for one of the world's most prestigious film festivals.
© Alexandra Fleurantin
Cannes Film Festival
Equita Lyon
The Lyon Equestrian Show, organised and hosted by GL events at Eurexpo, is the largest indoor equestrian event in France.
© Gilles Galoyer
Equita Lyon
"Nuits Sonores" Music Festival
GL events provides the audiovisual services for this major electronic music festival!
© Laure Rousville
"Nuits Sonores" Music Festival
Sirha Green
The first trade fair devoted to ecological food-services. Organised and hosted by GL events, the event brings together the sector’s professionals to address the issues of social and environmental responsibility.
© Diph Photography
Sirha Green
Première Vision Paris
Organised and hosted by GL events, the reference event for the fashion world was held at the Maison de la Mutualité in Paris. It owes its success to its avant-garde selection, bringing together many new products, services and innovations.
© Alexandra Fleurantin
Première Vision Paris
Light Festival Lyon
GL events Audiovisual, an official partner and service provider to the Lyon Light Festival, draws on its expertise and talent for several artistic projects in various venues during this international event.
© Thierry Perre / Partners’ Club of the ‘Fête des Lumières’ / Lyon Light Festival 2017
Light Festival Lyon
Back to Press releases 2001

Net sales in strong progression for the first quarter: +33%

Consolidated net sales 1st quarter 2001 1st quarter 2000
In million Euros 61,1 46,0
In million French Francs 401 302


External growths


Boîte à Sons A protocol of agreement was signed with the shareholders of Boîte à Sons which brings Générale Location 's controlling interest in this company from 29 % to 100 %. By integrating Boîte à Sons in its entirety (25 million French Francs in annual net sales), Générale Location widens its offer of services in its pole specialized in technology.

Other significant projects of internal growth are in process of being finalized in Europe.


Progression of the activity


The net sales for the first quarter post a progression of 33 %. With constant exchange rate and scope the growth comes to 8 %. Not counting net sales generated by the Sydney Olympic Games, the internal growth will establish itself at 15 %.

Based on information already known for the second quarter and on an anticipated tendency concerning the activity for the second half of the year, Générale Location is counting on an annual growth for 2001 superior to 20 %.


Salt Lake city Olympic Games


Générale Location announces the signature of a contract with the Salt Lake City Organizing Committee for the provision and installation of grandstands for a total of 20 million French Francs (3 million Euros).

Shareholders of Générale Location, a limited public company with a capital of 239 303 900 French Francs are invited to attend the Annual General Meeting which will be held Friday June 15th 2001 at 11 a.m. at the Convention Center of Lyon at 50 quai Charles De Gaulle - 69006 in Lyon.

Shareholders of Générale Location, a limited public company with a capital of 239 303 900 French Francs are invited to attend the Annual General Meeting which will be held Friday June 15th 2001 at 11 a.m. at the Convention Center of Lyon at 50 quai Charles De Gaulle - 69006 in Lyon.

The notice to attend which includes the agenda of the day and the draft resolutions will be published at the BALO the 14th of May 2001.

Any additional information can be requested at the registered office of the company:
Route d'Irigny - BP 40
69530 Brignais

 

GL events, bringing people together

Managing Director Corporate Finances and Administration : Erick ROSTAGNAT
Telephone :  + 33 4 72 31 54 20
Fax : + 33 4 26 20 42 00
Email : infos.finance@gl-events.com


Code ISIN : FR0000066672
Code Bloomberg : GLO FP
Code Reuter : GLTN.PA
Code FTSE : 581
Code LEI : 9695002PXZMQNBPY2P44

Contacts

Erick Rostagnat - Managing Director Corporate Finances and Administration:
info.finance@gl-events.com
Tel : +33(0)4 72 31 54 20

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