Heimtextil 2017: App as digital guide to the trade fair
As the first event of the year Heimtextil starts the ball rolling for the upcoming year. The leading trade fair for home and contract textiles takes place from 10 to 13 January 2017 in Frankfurt am Main and brings together the whole industry in one location: everyone will be there, from market leaders and medium-sized companies to industry newcomers.
Planning your journey to and from the trade fair, booking hotels, finding the right exhibitors and their latest offerings on site quickly – effective preparation in advance of the trade fair is critical for successful business. Messe Frankfurt therefore offers visitors to Heimtextil a range of helpful
services that make the advance preparation easier.
Keep your finger on the pulse with the Heimtextil app
The free ‘Heimtextil Navigator’ app is the orientation guide for visitors to Heimtextil. It is ideally suited to facilitating preparation prior to visiting the trade fair. It contains an exhibitor search function, a watch list integrated into the floor plan, as well as optimised event features. In addition to these features, the app also collates news from the Heimtextil social media accounts, new articles from the trade fair blog and the latest press releases. The new version of the app can be downloaded from the Apple app store and Google Play store.
About Messe Frankfurt
Messe Frankfurt is one of the world’s leading trade fair organisers, generating over €640* million in sales and employing 2,364* people. The Messe Frankfurt Group has a global network of 30 subsidiaries and 55 international sales partners, allowing it to serve its customers on location in 175 countries. Messe Frankfurt events take place at approx. 50 locations around the globe. In 2016, a total of 138* trade fairs were held under the Messe Frankfurt umbrella, of which more than half took place outside Germany.
Comprising an area of 592,127 square metres, Messe Frankfurt’s exhibition grounds are home to ten exhibition halls. The company also operates two congress centres. The historic Festhalle, one of the most popular venues in Germany, plays host to events of all kinds. Messe Frankfurt is publicly owned, with the City of Frankfurt holding 60 percent and the State of Hesse 40 percent.