The official trade fair magazine of Messe Frankfurt

Special Shows & Events

24. August 2016 Autor: TOP FAIR Redaktion
Kategorie: General, Gifts & Decoration, Home & Living, Jewellery & Watches

Tendence Village
The new Village presentation promises some fresh ideas and ways to encourage higher sales. Ten companies demonstrate how products can be arranged effectively at the point-of-sale.
▶ 11.1

0606_01_TE_2016_Sonderschauen_tendence_form_ps_05FORM 2016.
Exhibition of the winning items from FORM – the best from crafts and industry, organised by the German Crafts Association.
▶ 9.0 E90

Young designers present their prototypes, one-off items and small series in the Modern Crafts and Accessories & Jewellery sections.
▶ Talents Modern Crafts: 9.0 G80, E80, E81
▶ Accessories & Jewellery: 9.2 A80
0606_02_TE_2016_Sonderschauen_Talents_carat_ps_01For the first time in both halls there is a guest presentation from Denmark.
Talents – Denmark ▶ 9.0 G70 and 9.2 C80

Establishing the future. The “Next” area is now a regular feature at Tendence. This is where Messe Frankfurt promotes creative young companies. Young designers present their fresh and unusual products in four segments: Modern Crafts, Accessories & Jewellery, Young Gifts and Culinary Gifts.
▶ 9.0 Modern Crafts
0606_03_TE_2016_Sonderschauen_next_modern_crafts_ps_01▶ 9.2 Accessories & Jewellery
▶ 11.1 Young Gifts
▶ 11.1 Culinary Gifts

Home&Trend Award
In various categories the LifeCare initiative presents the “Trend Products of the Year”, focusing on quality, innovative functions and design. The Home&Trend Award is a consumer award and an objective seal of quality that promotes better purchasing decisions.
▶ 9.0 E60

Tendence Academy
Tips on window dressing, current web trends or new developments and trends from the jewellery industry – Tendence’s varied series of presentations has it all. You can benefit from valuable know-how and discuss your needs with industry professionals.

0606_04_TE_2016_Sonderschauen_home_trend_award_ps_03-002Jewellery & Fashion Academy
This is all about current developments and trends relating to jewellery and fashion accessories. Industry ­specialists in the Jewellery & Fashion Academy offer practical advice and provide informative analysis.
▶ 9.2 B80

Window dressing live
At this year’s Tendence, Karin Wahl once again presents a host of valuable tips and ideas for successful window dressing and in-shop displays. The live presentations will be given in German with simultaneous interpreting in English.
▶ 11.1 E31

0606_05_TE_2016_Sonderschauen_tendence_living_jv_016Florist’s Academy
Klaus Wagener, CEO of BLOOM’s GmbH, presents floral trends for the coming Christmas festivities in the Florist’s Academy.
▶ 11.1 E31

The Retail Academy
All you need to know about merchandise presentation, customer contact and ordering.
▶ 11.1 E31

Webchance Academy
The Webchance Academy forum provides information on how to advertise and sell successfully on the internet. For the fourth time at Tendence web experts and retailers provide valuable tips for you and your internet business. At the new location in Hall 11.1 you can find out more about your opportunities in online retail.
▶ 11.1 E31

BMWi promotion area
The German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi) supports the marketing of innovative products with these special exhibition areas. They can be found in the following locations:
▶ Hall 11.1 (Young Gifts)

0606_06_TE_2016_Sonderschauen_Fuer-Kasten-tendence_living_jv_038Tendence: green and good
Their products are environmentally friendly, they set store by fair and social conditions and they put emphasis on recycling and upcyling: 42 exhibitors in all, from eleven countries, were chosen to feature in Tendence’s Ethical Style Guide. It gives purchasers guidance and transparency in this highly complex segment and provides a specially selected list of sustainable and ethically manufactured products. The Ethical Style Guide provides information about different aspects of sustainability and about the relevant Tendence exhibitors in six categories.

From the issue:

Tendence 2016

The official trade fair magazine with the newest products and information on the trade fair. Other issues are released for the exhibitions Heimtextil, Christmasworld, Paperworld, Nordstil, Ambiente and ISH.