Safely back to Creativeworld and Christmasworld with individual stand construction concepts
In 2022, Christmasworld and Creativeworld will finally be held again in Frankfurt am Main from 28/29 January to 1 February as a real trade fair experience with personal encounters and a varied range of products. For the perfect start to the new business year, the trade fairs for seasonal decorations and festive decorations as well as for hobby, craft and artists' supplies have all-inclusive packages on offer.
Tips from Eva Olbrich for the high-turnover Christmas season
Since July 2021, Eva Olbrich has also taken over the management of Creativeworld, trade fair for the international hobby, craft and artists' supplies sector, in addition to Christmasworld, the international trade fair for seasonal and festive decoration. She is thus responsible for two strong product worlds that are also moving closer together in the trade. In this interview, she shares her expertise for the preparations for the strongest-selling and most emotional time of the year.
Safe in-person trade fairs in Frankfurt
The first in-person trade fairs have already taken place. Messe Frankfurt is ready to resume in-person events with its proven safety and hygiene concept and requirement that everyone be vaccinated, recovered or tested. The first events have already been held successfully, and the next in-person events will be opening their doors in Frankfurt in September.
Messe Frankfurt reorganises consumer goods sector
After Julia Uherek and Philipp Ferger took over as Vice Presidents of Consumer Goods Fairs at Messe Frankfurt Exhibition on 01 June 2021, they are now setting up their team with an eye to the future. Further personnel changes at management level will come into effect on 01 July 2021.
Consumer goods trade fair trio creates business contacts and product experiences again in 2022
Messe Frankfurt will continue to stand for personal encounters and the real product experience on site. Christmasworld, Paperworld and Creativeworld will provide the consumer goods sector with the long-awaited physical trade fair experience from 28/29 January to 1 February 2022. Additional digital formats will also ensure international reach, new contacts and networking opportunities during the year.
Consumer Goods Digital Day convinced with practical solutions for the future of the industry
Precise solutions and concise perspectives: The ten-hour Consumer Goods Digital Day impressed with a first-class conference programme, concentrated networking and numerous ordering opportunities. 3,658 participants from 93 countries were provided with valuable impulses for the challenging future of retail at the live event.
Messe Frankfurt initiates generation change in the consumer goods traid fairs sector
The consumer goods industry is facing fundamental challenges, both globally and nationally. In order to actively shape this process of change, which has been further accelerated by the Corona pandemic, Julia Uherek and Philipp Ferger will take over as Vice Presidents of Consumer Goods Fairs as of 01 June 2021. Nicolette Naumann, who is leaving the company at her own request, will continue to be available to Messe Frankfurt in an advisory capacity until 30 June 2021.
Consumer Goods Digital Day: register now free of charge and join live on 20 April 2021
First-class lectures, workshops and panel discussions - the Consumer Goods Digital Day awaits with an exciting digital live conference programme on 20 April 2021: Keynote speaker Sanjay Sauldie and numerous industry experts will discuss valuable approaches to solutions and ways out of the crisis. Those who would like to attend can register now free of charge via the ticket shop and get to know the digital platform and exchange ideas with international business partners as early as 13 April 2021. Orders can be placed at any time via Nextrade.
Consumer Goods Digital Day: Interview with keynote speaker Sanjay Sauldie
The Consumer Goods Digital Day, the digital meeting place for the international consumer goods industry on 20 April 2021, will start with a keynote by Sanjay Sauldie. According to the renowned management consultant and speaker, it is imperative that Germany and Europe succeed in digitally connecting consumers with analogue trade. Digitalisation must be seen as a bridge. Only then we will be better able to survive future developments and pandemics. In the interview, he reveals what participants can expect and what will be important in the future.
Consumer Goods Digital Day: highly valuable insights, Sanjay Sauldie as keynote speaker
Trends, know-how, orders and, above all, practice-oriented approaches to solutions - this is exactly what the international consumer goods industry needs during and after the pandemic. The Consumer Goods Digital Day is putting together an exciting digital conference programme for this purpose on 20 April 2021. Sanjay Sauldie will open the day with a plea to actively shape the digital transformation in retail. In parallel, there will be the opportunity to order directly from over 300 companies via Nextrade. Participation in the Consumer Goods Digital Day is free of charge.
Creativeworld Trends provide fresh ideas for the 2021/22 creative season
The Corona pandemic has kept the world on tenterhooks for a year now. This has changed a lot, because the last year was marked by more time at home, more time with the family, and thus also time for the hobby. Whilst everything has become more digital with the home office, home schooling and video conferences, analogue and haptic things have become more important. This is clearly reflected in the 2021/22 Creativeworld Trends, which send positive signals that show a good deal of freshness and respect for nature.
Prolight + Sound, Heimtextil, Techtextil and Texprocess postponed until 2022; International Consumer Goods Show cancelled
Back in September 2020, a decision was reached by Messe Frankfurt and the industries involved to forgo any physical events at our home base in the first quarter of 2021. Now, following close consultation with customers, it has become necessary to postpone the international physical trade fairs planned for April and May – Prolight + Sound, the International Consumer Goods Show, Heimtextil, Techtextil and Texprocess – as a result of the regulations and travel restrictions that have been imposed.
Christmas pre-order on Nextrade
Nextrade facilitates Christmas pre-ordering: from January 19 to February 12, 2021, Christmasworld buyers from the wholesale, import / export and retail trades can use the B2B digital platform to order from the Christmas stores of selected Nextrade suppliers for the coming season.
Boundless creativity at Creativeworld 2020
Creativeworld 2020 has celebrated freedom wholeheartedly: this year, more than ever, it is about giving people the means to become boundlessly creative. There are no limits to the combinations of materials and the traditional or innovative techniques that can be used to process them. On the contrary, it is all about diversity and individualisation.
Creativeworld exhibitors support young artists
The long-standing partnership between Creativeworld and the Frankfurt Children’s Office (Frankfurter Kinderbüro) paid dividends again this year for many children’s and youth organisations as more than 100 Creativeworld exhibitors made donations of craft materials. On 12 March, these donations were formally handed over to more than 50 organisations in the Riederwald district of Frankfurt.
Conzoom Solutions – The platform for retailers
From high street retailers to online shops and multichannel providers – everyone in the retail sector has to deal with the challenges of the fast-changing consumer goods market. To be successful, retailers need to find innovative ways to build connections between the real and virtual worlds. Conzoom Solutions offers stimulating ideas and suggestions for presenting your business more effectively – and answers urgent questions affecting the retail sector.