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Heimtextil is the industry's most important global event for interior textiles, interior design and interior trends. With its new products and trends, it kicks off the upcoming season and gives important impulses to both exhibiting companies as professional visitors from all over the world.

At a glance

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Facts & figures for Heimtextil 2018

About 70,000 trade visitors from 135 countries came to visit the leading international trade fair for home and contract textiles from 9 to 12 January 2018. A total of 2,975 exhibitors presented their innovations during the trade fair.

Facts and figures at a glance (PDF)

Visitor figures

Visitor figures: Top 10 visiting countries

Around 70,000 visitors from 135 countries

  • Germany 18,891
  • China 3,929
  • Italy 3,411
  • USA 2,572
  • Great Britain 2,443
  • Turkey 2,216
  • India 2,170
  • France 2,022
  • Spain 1,982
  • Pakistan 1,935

Exhibitor figures

Exhibitor figures: 2,975 exhibitors from 64 countries

Germany: 315 exhibitors
Foreign countries: 2,660 exhibitors

Therefore the international participation in Heimtextil was about 89.5 %.

Visitors per business sector

Visitors per business sector

33 % Retail trade
21 % Wholesale, foreign trade
17 % Services
14 % Industry
4 % Skilled trades
11 % Other

Occupational position of trade visitors

Occupational position of trade visitors

39 % Self-employed entrepreneur
15 % Managing director
 8 % Division manager
12 % Department head
12 % Salaried staff
7 % In training
7 % Other

Influence on purchasing/ procurement decisions

Influence on purchasing/ procurement decisions

38 % decisive
23 % collective
17 % consultative
22 % no influence

Satisfaction with the attainment of trade fair visit objectives

Satisfaction with the attainment of trade fair visit objectives

97 % of visitors achieved their
objectives for the fair.
52 % very satisfied
45 % satisfied
3 % less satisfied

Product groups

The wide range of products showcased at Heimtextil is subdivided into the home textiles and the household textiles product segments, as well as a services segment. The clear way that the fair is structured is reflected in the layout of the exhibition halls, and this means you will find it easy to find the products that you are looking for.

 

home textiles at heimtextil

Wall
Wallpapers, wall coverings, wall decoration, colours, varnishes and accessories
Window
Decorative fabrics, curtains, textile curtain accessories
Sun / Deco /  Systems
Indoor sun-protection systems (roller blinds, window blinds, panel blinds, lamellae), curtain rods and curtain tracks, outdoor sun protection systems
Upholstery
Furniture fabrics, furniture leather, artificial leather, outdoor fabrics, fibres and yarns
Floor
Carpets, rugs, carpet tiles and carpeting

household textiles at heimtextil

Bed
Bed linen, bedding, throws (plaids, duvets and bedspreads), mattresses, mattress protectors and toppers, sleep systems, other bedroom textiles and decorative cushions and pillows, accessories
Bath
Terry products, bathroom curtains, bath mats, bathrobes, bath- room accessories
Table
Table linen, table decorations, accessories, kitchen linen, textile kitchen accessories, coated table coverings and foils
Accessories
Textile und nicht-textile Wohn-Accessoires.
Products for Pets
Textiles and accessories for pets

Digital printin technology at heimtextil

Textile Design
Design studios and style bureaus
Technics & Services
CAD/CAM, ink-jet, textile processing and home technology
Digital Print Technology
Digital print machines, software and digital print accessories

Advisory board

The Heimtextil exhibitor's advisory board comprises renowned international experts from industry, associations and higher education institutions.

Alfred Apelt GmbH
An der Rench 2
77704 Oberkirch
Herr Ottmar Ihling
Tel. +49 (0) 7802-807-0
www.apeltstoffe.de

Betten-Lenth GmbH    
Schiffenberger Weg 76
35394 Gießen
Herr Dr. Peter Nagel
Tel. +49 (0) 641-970797
www.betten-lenth.de

BTE-Bundesverband des Deutschen Textileinzelhandels e.V.
VDB-Verband der Bettenfachgeschäfte

An Lyskirchen 14
50676 Köln
Herr Axel Augustin
Tel. +49 (0) 221-921509-32
www.bte.de

Cawö Textil GmbH & Co. KG
Brookweg 91
48282 Emsdetten
Herr Daniel Kordts-Wölte
Tel. +49 (0) 2572-159-0
www.cawoe.de

Curt Bauer GmbH
Bahnhofstraße 16
08280 Aue
Herr Michael Bauer
Tel. +49 (0) 3771-500-0
www.curt-bauer.de

DECOR-UNION Einkauf und Service GmbH
Brüsseler Straße 3
30539 Hannover
Herr Olaf Neetzke
Tel. +49 (0) 511-8789-0
www.decor-union.de

ELOOM GmbH
Mühlenberg 59
22587 Hamburg-Blankenese
Herr Uwe Heinemann
Tel. +49 (0) 40-180332-03
www.room-reporter.de

Essenza Home
Landwehr 25
46325 Borken
Frau Cornelia Loos
Tel. +49 (0) 2861-81164-0
www.essenzahome.de

fan frankenstolz Schlafkomfort H. Neumeyer gmbh & co. KG
Industriestraße 1-3
63814 Mainaschaff
Herr Stefan Sickenberger
06021-708-144
www.frankenstolz.de

Galeria Kaufhof GmbH
Leonhard-Tietz-Straße 1
50676 Köln
Herr Patric Gehlhaus
Tel. +49 (0) 221-223-3314
www.galeria-kaufhof.de

Heinrich Häussling GmbH & Co.
Branchweilerhofstraße 200
67433 Neustadt a. d. Weinstraße
Herr Markus Ertel
06321-9173-32
www.haeussling.de

IVGT-Industrieverband Veredlung - Garne - Gewebe - Technische Textilien e.V.
Mainzer Landstraße 55
60329 Frankfurt am Main
Herr Dr. Klaus-Jürgen Kraatz
Tel. +49 (0) 69-255617-00
www.ivgt.de

Marburger Tapetenfabrik
Bertram-Schaefer-Straße 11
35274 Kirchhain
Herr Wolf Kappen
Tel. +49 (0) 6422-81109
www.marburg.com

MHZ Hachtel GmbH & Co.KG
Sindelfinger Strasse 21
70771 Leinfelden-Echterdingen
Herr Martin Bork
Tel +49 (0) 711/9751-1510
www.mhz.de

Sander GmbH & Co. KG
Im Bachgrund 16
40667 Meerbusch
Herr Bert Sander
Tel. +49 (0) 2132-99696-11
www.sander-kg.de

VDT - Verband der Deutschen Tapetenindustrie e.V.
Berliner Allee 61
40212 Düsseldorf
Herr Karsten Brandt
Tel. +49 (0) 211-862864-11
www.tapeten.de

VDFI - Verband der Deutschen Daunen- und Federnindustrie e.V.
Thomas-Mann-Straße 9
55122 Mainz
Frau Dr. Juliane Hedderich
Tel. +49 (0) 6131-588560
www.vdfi.de

Verband der Deutschen Heimtextilien-Industrie e.V. (HEIMTEX)
Hans-Böckler-Straße 205
42109 Wuppertal
Frau Barbara Schmidt-Zock
Tel. +49 (0) 202-7597-40
www.heimtex.de

Wölfel & Co GmbH & Co. KG    
Sandwiesenstraße 1    
64665 Alsbach-Hähnlein
Herr Claus Wölfel
Tel. +49 (0) 6257-9410
www.woelfel-gardinen.de

Zentralverband Raum und Ausstattung (ZVR)
Luxemburger Str. 107
50939 Köln
Herr Harald Gerjets
Tel. +49 (0) 0221-99 53 53 -0
www.zvr.de

Consorzio Promozione Tendaggio Italiano
Via Tommaso da Cazzaniga, 9/4
20121 Milano
Italien
Frau Paola Motta
Tel. +39 02 864 65 011
www.consorziotendaggio.it

Dina/Vanelli Tekstil Sanayi ve Ticaret A.S.
Org. San. Böl. Gri Cad. 2. Sok. No: 2/3
16140 Nilüfer/Bursal
Türkei
Herr Erol Türkün
Tel. +90 224242 70 70
www.vanelli.com.tr

Lameirinho - Indústria Téxti , S.A.

Apartado 3007 Pevidém
4836-852 Guimarães
Portugal
Herr Paulo Coelho Lima
Tel. +351 253 422 060
www.lameirinho.pt

UK Fashion and Textile Association (UKFT)

3 Queen Square, Bloomsbury
London WC1N 3AR
Großbritannien
Frau Ann Thomson-Krol
Tel. +44 20 7843 9460
www.ukft.org

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