Domotex 2022 to highlight new innovations
Hanover, Germany – Domotex 2022 will feature several innovations during the show, which will be held as a hybrid event from January 13-16, 2022: a modern and optimized design of the two new Domotex labels, “Carpets and Rugs” and “Floor and Wall ”, as well as a modified hall structure designed to facilitate orientation. A wider range of products and services should increase efficiency. In addition, the fair will focus even more on application and special formats tailored to target groups that enhance atmosphere and relevance .
“We will present trends, innovations and lifestyle in a decentralized way in the respective exhibition spaces,” said Sonia Wedell-Castellano, Global Director Domotex, Deutsche Messe AG, Hannover. “Exhibitors and attendees can look forward to many innovative ideas. They can discover trends and innovations that will determine the business of tomorrow. We are especially happy with relevant exhibitors that we have been able to ‘recapture’ for the upcoming event. It is a real highlight after the protracted pandemic that in January 2022 in Hanover we will be able to meet the entire flooring industry again face-to-face. This makes the preparations even more fun. “
The registration level exceeds expectations
According to the fair organizers, the current registration status testifies to the positive response to Domotex, which will be a hybrid event. “Many exhibitors have already confirmed their participation in Domotex before registration was officially opened,” said Wedell-Castellano. “This once again underscores the importance of Domotex as a global marketplace and source of inspiration for the entire industry. The importance of face-to-face meetings to the industry cannot be underestimated. “
Renowned and long standing exhibitors such as IPEK – A. Ipektchi, Galleria Battilossi, Jaipur Rugs Company, Jambros Modern Flooring, Javi Home, Rezas Oriental and Modern Rugs and Zollanvari from the handmade carpet sector as well as Oriental Weavers Carpet, Obsession and Royal Hali from the machine-made carpet sector has already confirmed their participation, added Wedell-Castellano.
Two new labels: “Carpet and Rugs” and “Floor and Wall”
Two new labels will be introduced at Domotex 2022 to optimize orientation for visitors. The modified hall layout is designed to bring together product groups from the two labels in terms of space, making it easier for visitors from the wholesale and retail trade, architecture, interior design, crafts and the furniture and upholstery trade to find their way. Halls two to four display the world’s largest range of handmade carpets. Machine-made woven carpets are on display in halls five to seven. Halls two through seven will be “Carpet and Rugs”.
Products and practical solutions from application and installation technology will be in hall 12, directly adjacent to textile floor coverings in hall 11 and hard floors and resilient floors in hall 13. In addition, there will be more emphasis on the extensive product range, including the wall solutions that exhibitors regularly show at Domotex. That is why halls 11 to 13 will be ‘Floor and wall’.
New show days
From next year, Domotex will take place from Thursday to Sunday (previously Friday to Monday). This means that Domotex 2022 starts on January 13 and will remain open until January 16. With the new succession of days, Domotex says it is responding to the wishes of numerous visitors and exhibitors to open the fair on Thursday and offer it two consecutive working days. days.
Domotex Asia / ChinaFloor, Shanghai – international trade fair for carpets and floor coverings in the Asia-Pacific region – will be held from May 25-27, 2022, instead of March due to overlap with official government dates. The location is located on the NECC site. Domotex Turkey, Gaziantep – leading trade fair for carpets and floor coverings in Turkey – is scheduled for autumn 2021.