Location: Frankfurt, Germany
Dates: January 8-11, 2014
Show Description: Held annually in Frankfurt, Germany, Heimtextil is the world’s preeminent and largest international trade show for home and contract textiles. It is the global benchmark for quality design textiles of innovative functionality. Heimtextil, held on four days in January, is a platform for manufacturers, retailers and designers. During this time, international exhibitors from around the globe will be presenting their products to trade visitors January 8-11, 2014.
Visitors: Approximately 66,000 visitors from 128 countries came to Heimtextil 2013 trade show. According to the organizers at Messe Frankfurt, Heimtextil has succeeded in maintaining the number of visitors at a constant level despite the prevailing difficult economic climate.
Exhibitors: Over 2658 exhibitors from 62 countries displayed at Heimtextil 2013.
Amenities: The Office of Textiles and Apparel (OTEXA) of the U.S. Department of Commerce will feature a catalog/sample booth at Heimtextil 2014. Included in the package of services are the collections of leads that will be sent to each company in a spreadsheet after the show, promotion of samples on-site and the opportunity for pre- concurrent and post-show publicity for your company.
Cost: OTEXA Sample Booth participation is $900 and limited to 5 US companies. For other companies who may seek to have their own independent booth, please contact Jennifer Bacon of Messe Frankfurt USA at: Tel: +1.678.732.2425 Fax: +1.770.984.8023, or Email: Jennifer.Bacon@usa.messefrankfurt.com.
Why Should You Exhibit: Heimtextil 2014 is a meeting place for buyers from all over the world and consequently offers new points of contact to highly promising business regions; the show has an increased level of international visitors. More than 67% of trade buyers came from outside Germany. Heimtextil 2014 presents an opportunity to expand your industry networks and opportunities with intensive business activity taking place during and after the show. For more details, please visit: http://heimtextil.messefrankfurt.com/frankfurt/en/aussteller/willkommen.htm
If you have any questions or would like to exhibit, please fax this form to Mary Lynn Landgraf at: (202) 482-2331, call her at 202-482-7909 or email her at Mary-Lynn.Landgraf@trade.gov.