Shows & Events
In this age of online shopping, what is needed to enthuse customers about high-street retailing over the long term? The Concept Store shows the steps retailers can take to find their own distinctive concept for their business – designed and curated by The Retail Academy. Visitors can make direct purchases here.
→ [8.0 Urban]
On all the days of the fair the five marketplaces in Style City – Earth, Adventure, Urban, Cosy and Modern – provide a programme of entertainment and workshops. Layouts, catering, events and product presentations continue the same style, providing further inspiration for POS displays.
→ [Style City 8.0]
In the course of its long existence, FORM – Designs from Craft and Industry, a competition organised by the German Crafts Association, has developed into a highly respected German design award, appreciated by manufacturers and buyers alike as a seal of quality. The winning items are being exhibited.
→ [8.0 E20]
Hessen State Craft Prize
The winning products of the Hessen State Craft Prize will be shown in the FORM 2019 exhibition. The award honours outstanding craftwork.
→ [8.0 E20]
The Village presentation promises some fresh ideas and ways to encourage higher sales. 11 leading design companies demonstrate how products can be arranged effectively at the point of sale.
→ [8.0 F56]
Paper & Friends
Paper & Friends is presenting an inspiring product mix of calendars, cards, stationery and gift books from well-known brands and innovative newcomers. Curated by Angelika Niestrath.
→ [8.0 C80]
Frankfurt Style Award
The final of the Frankfurt Style Award will take place on June 29. With “Heimat 4.0” as its central theme, fashion designers have submitted their interpretations in the Urban, Adventure and Earth lifestyle worlds. The creative designs from the young designers will be presented live for the first time from 2 pm in three consecutive fashion shows. The award ceremony will take place at 5 pm on the Tendence Academy stage.
→ Award ceremony [8.0 C10]
The Tendence Academy programme provides inspiration for retailers.
→ [8.0 C10]
Selected designers and artisans looking to access an exciting consumer goods market are exhibiting their prototypes, one-off items and small series as craft, design and jewellery articles in Design City.
→ Modern Crafts & Jewellery: [8.0 E02, E10, F11]
An exciting mix of small and exclusive exhibitors from the indulgence, fashion, jewellery and stationery sectors under the direction of Christoph Puff.
→ [8.0 B81]
Flow presents young distilleries and creative winemakers with products that will tickle the palate. This is where you’ll find suppliers of fine spirits alongside brewers who offer something different as additions to your portfolio.
→ [8.0 B82, B86]
Microgolf World Championship
Qualification and hosting of the Microgolf World Championship followed by the award ceremony on Sunday, June 30. On Saturday and Monday you can see how well you can play at the special Microgolf course.
→ [9.0 D80]
With its Nextrade digital marketplace Messe Frankfurt is taking an important step towards extending the reach of its trade fairs. Nextrade is a standardised digital ordering and data management tool for suppliers and retailers in a single system. Orders can be placed round the clock. To demonstrate how it all works, a pilot version of the Nextrade digital marketplace will be running at Tendence.
→ [8.0 D10]
As a visitor to Tendence, you have the opportunity once again this year to visit Gardiente as well. From June 30 to July 2, this trade fair for garden living will be showcasing new product ideas for garden furniture, sunshades, parasol stands, barbecue equipment, textiles and accessories. A free shuttle bus will takes you on Sunday, June 30 and Monday, July 1 directly to the exhibition centre in Wallau (journey time: 20 to 30 minutes). The bus leaves from the west side of the Portalhaus.
Cosmetica Frankfurt will take place at the same time as Tendence in Hall 3. With your ticket to Tendence you can visit Cosmetica free of charge.
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