Messe Düsseldorf North America at wire/Tube – Much More Than Just a Connection Cable

Without tubes, wires and cables, no industry would function, daily life would be incapacitated, and our office routine – without connection cables, metal springs (for hole punches), paper clips or telephone wires – would be practically impossible. Thus the two leading trade fairs, wire and Tube, have more significance in our everyday life than it would seem at first glance. We looked around and took advantage of the opportunity to meet with our colleagues from Messe Düsseldorf North America (MDNA) for an interview.

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Hall manager – adviser, lightning conductor and signpost

There are all kinds of different jobs and activities at Messe Düsseldorf. . Today we’d like to highlight a job which is very specific and only relates to trade fairs – a hall manager. In all, there are 17 hall managers who look after the 19 exhibition halls on our premises. To find out what a hall manager actually does, we boldly ventured into the hurly-burly of the disassembly work after ProWein and just asked one of them. To be precise, we asked Frank Schaefer who manages Hall 9.

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EuroCIS 2016: Beacon rather than Bacon!

Shopping with smartphones – has long become a standard for consumers. The Nutrition Report 2016 published by the German Ministry of Nutrition and Agriculture Bundesministeriums für Ernährung und Landwirtschaft proves that some 20% of consumers use their smartphone for food shopping at the supermarket to get more information on products. EuroCIS 2016, Europe’s leading Retail Technology Trade Fair, shows how Location Based Services (LBS) virtually enhance the customer journey. The current blog post explains what exactly this means.

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There are similarities between trade fairs and holiday season

…and therefore we produced a short tutorial: How to prepare for holiday season? Enjoy!

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The new image film of Messe Düsseldorf

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Retail, E-Commerce: EuroCIS 2015

Digital in-store elements, iBeacons and as many pioneering products as ever: all of this is currently being showcased at EuroCIS, Europe’s leading retail technology trade fair, held at the Düsseldorf exhibition centre. To ensure a better overview PlanetRetail organises tours for trade fair visitors. Our Blogteam took part in one such “Guided Innovation Tour” on the first day of the fair: We present the innovations at EuroCIS 2015 as selected by PlanetRetail.

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Goodbye 2014 – A Personal Review of the Year by Staff at Messe Düsseldorf

The 2014 trade show year is drawing to a close and what a year it was! From world leading trade shows like boot and interpack including the save FOOD Congress through to ProWein attracting 4,830 exhibitors from 47 countries and over 48,000 international trade visitors to the metropolis on the Rhine. Once again, there was something for everyone among the in total 50 + events at Messe Düsseldorf – each and every one of them boasting many highlights and special moments. But what were the special highlights for Messe Düsseldorf staff? What will stick in their memories after the year comes to an end? This is what they answered.

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Season’s Greetings from Throughout the World – Part III

The last of our international gift hampers sending you “Season’s Greetings from Throughout the World” is just waiting to be won! The third and last hamper contains gifts from…

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Season’s Greetings from Throughout the World – Part II

Here comes our second prize draw centring on the Season’s Greetings from Throughout the World theme. The second prize draw hamper contains gifts from…

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Gewinnspiel: Feiertagsgrüße aus aller Welt – Teil I

Season’s Greetings from Throughout the World – Part I

The festive season is just around the corner and we are now also kicking off the Messe Düsseldorf Blog – two good reasons for giving gifts! Gifts not just from us here in Germany but from all around the world. Because for our three prize draw gift hampers we received the support of our foreign representatives, who each contributed a special gift item from their countries. Our network consists of colleagues in fourteen subsidiaries plus 71 foreign representations for 132 countries from Australia to Cyprus. Sounds quite a lot? And it is a lot. In the first prize draw hamper the winner can expect gifts from…

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