Eisenwarenmesse, also known as International Hardware Fair Cologne, is the largest trade show in its segment. Founded in 1971, it brings the hardware industry to Messe Cologne for four days of excellent offerings and new connections.
The last edition set a record in attendance numbers. It attracted a total of 2762 exhibitors from 58 nations and 47,424 professional visitors from 143 nations, which resulted in a great number of business deals during and after the trade show. This is why Eisenwarenmesse 2020 Cologne on 1 - 4 March is highly anticipated.
What makes it special
The International Hardware Fair Cologne has a clear structure allowing participants to make the most of their time at the trade show. Its four main exhibition areas - Fasteners and fixings, Home improvement, Industrial supply and Tools - provide a vast array of products, displayed across 144,000 sq m of exhibition area.
In addition, Eisenwarenmesse - International Hardware Fair gives the stage to top experts and young companies via the accompanying events. These include the Start-up Village, DIY Boulevard and dSummit, where innovators share their vision regarding the different aspects of the hardware sector. Topics like digitalisation, Industry 4.0 and e-commerce are discussed in depth.
|Also called:||International Hardware Fair 2020|
|Frequency:||every 2 years|
|Next Edition:||Eisenwarenmesse 2022|
|Sectors:||Building technology and machinery / Interior construction / Foundry / Metallurgy / Metalworking / Welding technologies / Hardware tools|
- 2762 Eisenwarenmesse exhibitors in 2018
- 87% international exhibitors
- 47,424 visitors
- 70% international visitors