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2020-09-28 2020: interim review with figures and statements – portal will remain active until 19 November 2020

The "leave business card" function is a new tool that can be used to generate leads efficiently with pinpoint accuracy.

Cross-cutting, independent and digital – these are the characteristics of the virtual trade show event for the kitchen industry "". The format launch, which took place between 19 and 24 September online, brought together 190 exhibitors & brands and around 5,000 unique trade visitors to date, generating 23,000 unique visits to their stands within the first six days. The "leave business card" function quickly emerged as the most important tool of the new portal, which can be used to generate genuine leads and new business efficiently and directly. The live video streams from various exhibitors also have proved to be very popular with users. In the wake of this successful event it became clear to everyone involved that the virtual Küchenherbst is a clever and contemporary answer in the search for new trade show formats – in other words: kitchens can be showcased digitally and trade shows work online! | more


Küchenherbst 2020: Industry united under one virtual roof

More than 180 exhibitors and brands currently involved in the kitchen industry trade fair

The events in trade fair centres and in-house exhibitions in the greater Osnabrück, Verl and Vlotho region, planned for mid-September, are the hotspot of the kitchen industry for showcasing innovation, networking, communication and good business: the so-called “Küchenherbst”. Although it has only been held “live” up until now, digitalisation and the events following the coronavirus pandemic have successfully inspired new ideas here, too. “” has thus launched digitally across all sectors, company-independent and unrestricted by space and time, and two weeks before the official start of the trade fair, it has already gathered 189 exhibitors and brands under its virtual umbrella: The industry has come together and will present itself in impressive style. | more


The countdown to is on: list of exhibitors now online

Ever more exhibitors at the virtual trade fair hotspot for the kitchen industry

Kitchen industry decision-makers from Germany and Europe will be focusing on the virtual trade fair platform in September 2020. Preparations “behind the scene” are going into high gear, with the current list of exhibitors and brands of the first edition of now available online. The virtual trade fair is growing and has ever more registered exhibitors and brands. Visitors and exhibitors should thus be quite excited as of 19 September when the curtain rises on the kitchen industry’s first virtual trade fair. | more


Further additions – meanwhile over 120 exhibitors and brands included

Further exhibitors at | more


The list of participants is filling up quickly

The high demand underscores the interest in concentrated presentations on professionally set up exhibition sites, as these offer visitors and exhibitor customers a lot of added is all about the topic “kitchens” – with everything that goes with it. | more


trendfairs launches open online portal

Virtual worldwide showcase for the kitchen industry

Trade fairs are crucial sales and communication channels for companies, their products or brands and between partners in the value chain. Amid the current Covid-19 pandemic, trade fair organisers are having to decide whether to hold their particular event “live” as either a hybrid or virtual show, depending on the specific nature of the show. And it’s no different for the kitchen industry, with key events scheduled to take place in exhibition centres and in-house exhibitions in mid-September. Trade fair organiser trendfairs is now inviting visitors to a new digital trade fair experience: cross-industry, company-neutral and virtual, anywhere, anytime. “” is being launched online – as a stage for innovations from 150 exhibitors, livestreams, video chats and sharing ideas and opinions, as well as for product information and, of course, ordering. Munich-based trade fair specialist trendfairs GmbH is behind the ambitious project, which will be accessible to the entire industry, easy to use and available 24/7 for a number of weeks as of 19 September. | more


No physical area30 this year – a responsible decision

All parties involved have jointly agreed to hold the 2020 kitchen industry trade fair exclusively online for the first time

After thoroughly analysing the complex situation with regard to the current contact and hygiene requirements and assuming responsibility vis-à-vis all parties involved, trade fair organiser Trendfairs GmbH (Munich) has announced that this year’s area30 order platform will take place solely as an innovative online event. This decision was reached in consultation with all interested and booked exhibitors and means that the trade fair will not be physically present in Löhne in 2020. | more


area30 is a hybrid trade fair from now on

A flexible temporary hall system and hybrid digital formats

From an economic perspective, the pandemic crisis surrounding COVID-19 appears to have passed its lowest point. In many places, people are starting to look to the future, and that includes consumers. Planned investments are being tackled and innovations and new ideas are back in demand, for example from the kitchen industry, which is profiting particularly well from the new focus on spending time “at home”. The home exhibitions in the kitchen furniture industry and the area30 trade fair are the best-known tools for communicating innovation in this sector. In 2020, the trade fair will continue to fulfil its responsibilities towards the exhibiting companies and their employees: in close cooperation with authorities and the market partners involved, the event organiser has been working for months on a sophisticated hygiene concept and digital communication channels. | more


area30 displays steady growth since its founding in 2011

Impressive pull effect, unique proximity to the industry and increasing internationality

The successful area30 order trade fair – an attractive show of new products in keeping with the theme of "Modern Kitchens" – impresses visitors year after year thanks to its flourishing development. The upcoming event from 19 to 24 September will continue this success story and celebrate its tenth anniversary in 2020. In the relatively short time since its foundation in 2011, the business event has established itself as a hotspot for the industry far beyond Germany's borders and continues to attract interesting and increasingly international exhibitors and visitors. | more


Final report on area30 and cube30 – design. kitchen. technics., held 14 to 19 September 2019

area30 and cube30: great atmosphere, strong number of orders, high level of visitor interest

Having been successfully held in partnership with the nearby exhibition centre cube30, the ninth instalment of “area30 design. kitchen. technics” once again saw improvements from every angle. New record figures for exhibition space, visitors and exhibitors add up to a great success for everyone involved. The outstanding European trade fair for the kitchen furniture industry, suppliers and accessory manufacturers recorded an increase in visitors of over 13 per cent. | more


area30 and cube30 now with quick check-in

Hall plan published and services expande

The services offered by the successful area30 trade fair and the cube30 premium exhibition centre have been improved and expanded once again by the organisers Trendfairs GmbH (Munich): The double-header within the framework of the A30 Küchenmeile will offer a surprise for this year’s edition with added services. In future, the visit/check-in process will be permanently accelerated ( and the current hall plan ( is available to view on the Internet immediately. The central ordering platform for decision-makers from the kitchen industry in Germany, Europe and the rest of the world has been set up perfectly for the trade-fair taking place from 14 to 19 September. | more


area30 countdown started: Exhibitor list now online

Order trade fair for the kitchen industry in 2019 – once again shaped by growth in space and exhibitor numbers

The area30 trade fair and the cube30 showroom centre – together with the A30 “Küchenmeile” – will once again be the focus of attention for all decision-makers from the kitchen industry in Europe in September 2019. Preparatory work in the East Westphalian town of Löhne is now in full swing, and the current list of exhibitors and brands for area30 and cube30 is now available online for 2019. The order trade fair is once again seeing significant growth. So it will once again be excitement guaranteed for visitors and exhibitors between 14th and 19th September. | more