Tag Archives: Messe Frankfurt

Messe Frankfurt Tabs Smith, Fitts to Head U.S. Operation

Dennis Smith

FRANKFURT, Germany-Messe Frankfurt has named Dennis Smith and Kathryn Fitts as the management team for its U.S. subsidiary, succeeding John Gallagher, who has left the company. Smith has been appointed president of shows and operation, while Fitts has been named president of finance and administration. Smith now oversees the trade-show company’s U.S. events along withMore »

Last updated: December 5, 2013

German Ecostyle Fair Changes Halls, Extends Length

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FRANKFURT, Germany-Ecostyle, the trade fair for verified sustainable consumer goods in the European retail trade, is moving to Hall 9.2 in 2014, so that it will be in the immediate vicinity of Tendence, the international consumer goods trade fair that will be held at the same time. Show organizer Messe Frankfurt said exhibitors of eco-consciousMore »

Last updated: November 27, 2013

Messe Frankfurt Offers ‘Speed-Dating’ for Ambiente Exhibitors

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FRANKFURT, Germany–Ambiente organizer Messe Frankfurt is offering to play matchmaker in an effort to support its exhibitors’ relationships with the international press. Following the success of the first Speed-Dating@Ambiente at last year’s show, Messe Frankfurt will once again give Ambiente exhibitors an exclusive opportunity to inform representatives of the international media about their latest productsMore »

Last updated: November 26, 2013

Ambiente Deadline for Solutions Exhibit is Dec. 2

Ambiente, The Show

FRANKFURT, Germany–Exhibitors in the Dining segment at Ambiente have until Dec. 2 to submit innovative new products for Solutions, the trade fair’s special showcase for “new products that are especially impressive on account of their utility, their clever handling, an exciting idea or the innovative use of materials.” Sebastian Bergne, a London-based product designer, willMore »

Last updated: November 18, 2013

Heimtextil Gears Up for Jan. Show with Growing Exhibitor Slate


FRANKFURT, Germany–Messe Frankfurt, owner and organizer of the Heimtextil fair here, is reporting a steady increase in the number of exhibitors for the show, which will take place Jan. 8-11, 2014. Exhibitors include a mix of returnees as well as newcomers across a range of categories. “The great response and, in particular, the return ofMore »

Last updated: October 11, 2013

Heimtextil Looks Ahead to Growth and Design Trends for January 2014 Show


NEW YORK-The January 2014 edition of Heimtextil will bring a further increase in the number of exhibitors and presentations of new design trends, according to a presentation on the show from Messe Frankfurt. Although specific increases in numbers weren’t available, the presentation—given by Meike Kern, the show’s director, and Mark Woodman, trend consultant with GlobalMore »

Last updated: September 24, 2013

Germany Partners with Japan for Ambiente 2014

Messe Frankfurt Reports Strong Ambiente Attendance

FRANKFURT, Germany–Japan will be the partner country of the Ambiente fair, which is scheduled to take place here Feb. 7-11, 2014. The Ambiente Partner Country Globe was handed to Japan by France at a special ceremony during Ambiente 2013. After Denmark and France, Japan is the third Ambiente partner country and the first from Asia.More »

Last updated: September 17, 2013

Tendence Taps into Fall Trends


FRANKFURT, Germany–The Tendence fair, which took place here late last month, featured several trends for the coming fall and winter seasons. According to show owner and organizer Messe Frankfurt, they include: Eye-catchers for the home Property prices are on the way up, space is becoming a rare commodity. The furnishings sector has responded with mobileMore »

Last updated: September 16, 2013