Friday, 24. November 2017
Fair World
  • In 2020 the seven existing EuroShop dimensions (Shop Fitting & Store Design, Visual Merchandising, Lighting, Retail Marketing, Retail Technology, Refrigeration & Energy Management and Expo & Event Marketing) will have another one added to them. This 8th dimension at EuroShop will be called Food Service Equipment.

    Food service equipment at EuroShop 2020

    EuroShop will take place on 16-20 February 2020 in Düsseldorf.
    © Messe Düsseldorf/ctillmann

    In 2020 the seven existing EuroShop dimensions (Shop Fitting & Store Design, Visual Merchandising, Lighting, Retail Marketing, Retail Technology, Refrigeration & Energy Management and Expo & Event Marketing) will have another one added to them. This 8th dimension at EuroShop will be called Food Service Equipment.   more...

  • The debut of the combined trade fairs pacprocess Tehran, as part of the interpack alliance, and IPAP Printing & Packaging Expo - powered by drupa, has markedly exceeded both exhibitors' and visitors' expectations and also prompted satisfied faces among the organisers Messe Düsseldorf and Barsaz Rooydad Pars Company (BRP).

    Numerous deals at pacprocess Tehran and IPAP

    Some 7,500 experts were attracted by the trade fair duo pacprocess Tehran and IPAP.
    © BRP

    The debut of the combined trade fairs pacprocess Tehran, as part of the interpack alliance, and IPAP Printing & Packaging Expo - powered by drupa, has markedly exceeded both exhibitors' and visitors' expectations and also prompted satisfied faces among the organisers Messe Düsseldorf and Barsaz Rooydad Pars Company (BRP).   more...

  • With some 10,000 visitors, the combination of several trade fairs - the interpack alliance events pacprocess India, IndiaPack and FoodPex India and the parallel trade fair drink technology India, held by Messe München - can look back to a much acclaimed première in New Delhi.

    Successful première of Indian trade fair quartet

    Drink technology India, held by Messe Munich, was co-located with pacprocess India, IndiaPack and FoodPex India.
    © Messe München GmbH

    With some 10,000 visitors, the combination of several trade fairs - the interpack alliance events pacprocess India, IndiaPack and FoodPex India and the parallel trade fair drink technology India, held by Messe München - can look back to a much acclaimed première in New Delhi.   more...

  • What does a functioning smart home look like today? What does it offer in terms of security, convenience, cost savings and added value? Answers to these questions can be found at the Smart Home at imm cologne 2018: in the form of a real house that is open for visitors to enter and explore.

    Intelligent home at imm cologne 2018

    imm cologne, the international interiors show, will take place on 15-21 January, 2018.
    © Koelnmesse GmbH

    What does a functioning smart home look like today? What does it offer in terms of security, convenience, cost savings and added value? Answers to these questions can be found at the Smart Home at imm cologne 2018: in the form of a real house that is open for visitors to enter and explore.   more...

  • The 2018 Kitchen & Bath Industry Show (KBIS), the destination for kitchen and bath design professionals, announces the all-new Global Launch Pad, a global pavilion comprising kitchen and bath brands from the United Kingdom and Continental Europe coming to KBIS this January.

    KBIS 2018 introduces new global pavilion

    At the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida, USA, KBIS 2018 will be held January 9-11, 2018.
    © By Nehrams2020, CC BY-SA 3.0

    The 2018 Kitchen & Bath Industry Show (KBIS), the destination for kitchen and bath design professionals, announces the all-new Global Launch Pad, a global pavilion comprising kitchen and bath brands from the United Kingdom and Continental Europe coming to KBIS this January.   more...

  • At R+T in Stuttgart from 27 February to 3 March 2018, specialist visitors will discover numerous solutions for the all-round protection of buildings. In addition, the framework programme will offer expert know-how at first hand.

    R+T: Be on the safe side with roller shutters and doors

    Anti-lift devices, stable armour plating and reinforced guide rails ensure all-round building security
    © Warema

    At R+T in Stuttgart from 27 February to 3 March 2018, specialist visitors will discover numerous solutions for the all-round protection of buildings. In addition, the framework programme will offer expert know-how at first hand.   more...

Innovations
  • Technological infrastructure that enables a flexible and agile yet also automated production process will be shown by the SmartFactoryKL technology initiative at SPS IPC Drives in hall 10.0 at booth 508. SmartFactoryKL invites visitors to experience Industrie 4.0 networking live.

    Synchronic control of two drives

    TSN caters to the needs of modern IT systems as well as to the real-time requirements of industrial control systems.
    © SmartFactoryKL / A. Sell

    Technological infrastructure that enables a flexible and agile yet also automated production process will be shown by the SmartFactoryKL technology initiative at SPS IPC Drives in hall 10.0 at booth 508. SmartFactoryKL invites visitors to experience Industrie 4.0 networking live.   more...

  • The coming 5G mobile communications standard will not sate our hunger for data for very long. That is why Fraunhofer experts are already working on 6G together with partners from industry and research as part of the EU-sponsored TERRANOVA project. The goal is to create a network in the terahertz frequency range.

    From Wi-Fi to mobile

    The image shows a functional prototype of a 300 GHz multichannel wireless system for further integration as a system-on-chip, developed by Fraunhofer IAF.
    © Fraunhofer IAF

    The coming 5G mobile communications standard will not sate our hunger for data for very long. That is why Fraunhofer experts are already working on 6G together with partners from industry and research as part of the EU-sponsored TERRANOVA project. The goal is to create a network in the terahertz frequency range.   more...

  • Human stem cells are considered a major new hope in medicine. It is expected that they will make it possible to treat a wide range of ailments such as neurodegenerative diseases. With LabBag, Fraunhofer researchers have developed an all-in-one system in the form of a transparent bag.

    Stem cell research: Laboratory in a bag

    Mini laboratory for human stem cells
    © Fraunhofer IST

    Human stem cells are considered a major new hope in medicine. It is expected that they will make it possible to treat a wide range of ailments such as neurodegenerative diseases. With LabBag, Fraunhofer researchers have developed an all-in-one system in the form of a transparent bag.   more...

  • Those who want a rich harvest need to drive back weeds so that the crops can grow better. In organic agriculture, herbicides are ruled out as they are considered toxic chemicals, and unwanted plants must be laboriously weeded out. This time-consuming work can soon be taken care of by robots.

    Robot automatically identifies weeds

    Tim Wigbels (left) and Dr. Julio Pastrana with their weed recognition software which is detecting a plant and how the laser system is shooting and damage its foliage.
    © Volker Lannert/Uni Bonn

    Those who want a rich harvest need to drive back weeds so that the crops can grow better. In organic agriculture, herbicides are ruled out as they are considered toxic chemicals, and unwanted plants must be laboriously weeded out. This time-consuming work can soon be taken care of by robots.   more...

  • Better technology and modern materials increase the traffic safety and save human life. But they pose totally new challenges for the emergency personnel at the accident site. Because today, tools like hydraulic rescue cutters more and more often reach their limits.

    Laser rescue system for serious accidents

    Conventional rescue systems more and more often reach their limits with modern materials and time is the crucial criterion.
    © Stadt Dortmund – Institut für Feuerwehr- und Rettungstechnologie

    Better technology and modern materials increase the traffic safety and save human life. But they pose totally new challenges for the emergency personnel at the accident site. Because today, tools like hydraulic rescue cutters more and more often reach their limits.   more...