• Coating decorative film for furniture

    With the new process line, 1,200 mm-wide slot die for contactless coating of fragile substrate can be heated up to 50°C.
    © Fraunhofer FEP / Jürgen Lösel

    Films used for a wide range of applications can be coated with a new process line called "atmoFlex", from decorative film for furniture to permeation barriers for food packaging and organic electronics. Specialized modifications to the conveyor design permit the utilization of both smooth and textured films.  more

  • imm 2018: The bathroom is coming to Cologne

    From 15 to 21 January 2018, imm cologne will take place with new trade fair format Pure Architects.
    © Koelnmesse GmbH / Thomas Klerx

    imm cologne is being enriched with interiors ideas revolving around the bathroom: From 15 to 21 January 2018, the new trade fair format Pure Architects will start at imm cologne, with the strong participation of leading sanitation brands. Important players will be at imm cologne 2018.  more

  • BIG Show: Building and construction industry in Oman

    Impressive architecture: The Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre in Muscat
    © _by_Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre

    The BIG Show (Builders International Gathering) is an annual international exhibition that caters to the building and construction industry in Oman, the Middle East and global markets. It takes place from 12-14 March 2018 at the Oman Convention Centre in Muscat.  more

  • New furniture customization zone in Guangzhou

    CIFM / interzum guangzhou will be staged again from March 28-31, 2018 in Guangzhou.
    © Koelnmesse Co., Ltd.

    CIFM / interzum guangzhou, Asia's largest and most comprehensive woodworking machinery, furniture materials and interior decor trade fair will be staged again from March 28-31, 2018 in Guangzhou with an additional feature zone in response to shifting trends from mass produced standard furniture.  more

  • Paperworld 2018: Special show to focus on health

    Skizze des Büros der Zukunft 2018 mit dem Schwerpunkt Gesundheit. Ein Parcours (hier in blau) führt durch die einzelnen Stationen der Sonderschau.
    © Messe Frankfurt Exhibition GmbH

    Paperworld 2018 is all set to provide new insights into the 'Future Office'. The second edition of this special show in Hall 3.0, which celebrated its debut in 2017, will concern itself with health. From 27 to 30 January 2018, the 'Future Office' will be all about the well-being and health of office staff.  more

  • imm cologne 2018: Special exhibitions on the subject of light

    Die imm cologne rückt 2018 dekoratives und technisches Licht in den Mittelpunkt.
    © Koelnmesse

    A spotlight on decorative and technical lighting: At the next imm cologne (15 - 21 January, 2018), the visionary living space installation "Das Haus - Interiors on Stage", will be dominated by creative lighting. imm cologne has named the Czech creative talent Lucie Koldova as the new "Das Haus" designer.  more

  • ZOW to be organised by Koelnmesse starting 2018

    New organizer, same location: Offered by Koelnmesse, ZOW will take place at the Bad Salzuflen Exhibition Centre again in 2018.
    © ZOW | Clarion Events Deutschland GmbH

    By taking over ZOW Koelnmesse now offers two efficient platforms for the industry covering international and regional markets equally. As a result, ZOW will shift towards a biennial cycle with ZOW 2018 (February 6-8) being the trade fair’s next edition.  more