Held once every year, IPM Essen is the number-one trade fair for horticulture. The next edition will be staged on 22 - 25 January 2019. During the 4-day exhibition Messe Essen will be home to the latest innovations in gardening, landscaping and horticulture. Close to 1600 exhibitors from 45+ countries will showcase their products and services. More than 54,000 visitors interested in the novelties in the sector will join IPM Essen 2019 to place orders and gain fresh perspective.
Who can you meet there
Being the leading event focused on horticulture, IPM Essen receives plant producers, large DYI store chains and small stores, nursery and landscape gardeners, authorities and media representatives. Young florists come to Essen to seek inspiration and established companies – fresh ideas. A large percentage of both exhibitors and visitors return to IPM Essen each year. If you were among the attendees, you would have plenty of chances to reconnect with existing customers and peers.
What makes it special
IPM Essen is a source of exclusive information about the significant developments (digitalisation, for example) in the industry and blossoming trends (such as upcycling) in the floral market. Everything from newly created plant breeds to horticultural technology and products can be discussed and seen during the IPM trade show. The expo covers multiple sectors like Cultivation of ornamental plants, Landscape gardening, Tree nursery, Fruit and vegetable production, Flower wholesale and retail.
What is new for IPM Essen 2019
The positive effects caused by the modernisation of Messe Essen are evident in the new setting of IPM. Certain areas (like the Glass Foyer East) were opened for the first time on the occasion of the previous expo. The hortivation event is integrated into IPM ESSEN as a trend hotspot. It emphasizes on energy-saving, sustainability and eco production. The focal points involve presentations of innovative sale concepts and transfer of know-how from the horticultural industry into private homes’ gardens and balconies.
|Organiser:||Messe Essen GmbH|
|Next Edition:||IPM Essen 2020|
|Sectors:||Agriculture / Forestry / Horticulture / Fisheries / Animal breeding / Viniculture|
- 1564 exhibitors in 2018
- 63% international exhibitors
- 54,000 visitors
- 97% trade visitors