Tendence offers visitors a unique trade fair experience with valuable expert lectures and workshops, inspiring special shows and an array of industry events.
Exciting insights, expert professionals, relevant practical tips and workshops with added value. Keep up-to-date with the Tendence Academy. The programme for the Tendence Academy 2019 will be available here soon.
Hall 8.0 C10
In the Modern Crafts & Jewellery Talents area, young and dynamic designers exhibit their products and identify the trends that will inform the future of innovative design.
Hall 8.0 E02, E10, F11
Concept Store recipe for success. In this age of online shopping, what is needed to enthuse customers about high-street retailing over the long term? Tendence 2019 shows the steps retailers can take to find their own distinctive concept for their business – designed and curated by The Retail Academy.
Hall 8.0 Urban
With the FORM competition, Tendence – in association with the German Association of Arts and Crafts (Bundesverband Kunsthandwerk) – has created one of Germanys most prestigious design awards, accompanied by an exciting exhibition of submitted products. Manufacturers and buyers will find here a preview of the latest design trends, as well as the opportunity to meet the designers in person at the fair.
Hall 8.0 E20
How do I display my merchandise to my customers? Big-name companies present new approaches to product presentation and shop design. 2019 with: Cedon, DesignimDorf, Donkey Products, Frohstoff, Gift Company, Good old friends, Ihak, NoGallery, Paperproducts, Räder, Werkhaus.
Hall 8.0 F56
Frankfurt Style Award
The Frankfurt Style Award is taking place for the first time at Tendence. This year's international competition for fashion designers takes ‘Heimat 4.0’ as its central theme with the sub-themes of ‘Earth’, ‘Adventure’ and ‘Urban’. Three fashion shows and an award ceremony on Saturday round off the event.
Hall 8.0 C80 - C86
Young distilleries, creative winemakers, ghosts for the palate. This is where suppliers of fine spirits gather about unusual concoctions and breweries of other kinds. An ideal source of inspiration for your additional assortment.
Hall 8.0 B81, B82, B86
Paper & Friends
Perfect order time: exciting assortment mix of calendars, cards, stationery and gift books from well-known brands and innovative newcomers. Curated by Angelika Niesrath, initiator of the nonbook area of the Frankfurt Book Fair.
Hall 8.0 C80
Microgolf Weltmeisterschaft 2019 - explore new environments
Qualification and hosting of the Microgolf World Championship followed by award ceremony on Sunday, 30.6.
On Saturday and Monday can be tried on the special area Microgolf itself.
More information about Microgolf: www.micro.golf
Hall 9.0 D80
Pioneers of Lifestyle
The Pioneers of Lifestyle conference focuses on strategies and exclusive insights into the lifestyle sector. On the Tuesday 2 July 2019 direct after Tendence, innovators, start-ups, industry professionals and experts come together at the Pioneers of Lifestyle conference. In a series of lectures and workshops, well-known speakers from Germany and elsewhere will be exploring best-practice models in the lifestyle industry.
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Special admission ticket required for participation in the conference.
Gardiente: Trade fair for garden living
As a visitor to Tendence, you have the opportunity to visit gardiente as well. From 30.6. – 2.7. 2019, this trade fair for garden living will be showcasing new product ideas for garden furniture, sunshades, parasol stands, barbecue equipment, textiles and accessories. With the free bus shuttle service we take you directly on Sunday 30.6. 2019 and on Monday 1.7.2019 to the exhibition grounds in Wallau (travel time: 20–30 minutes).Gardiente: Trade fair for garden living
COSMETICA Frankfurt will take place on 29 - 30 June 2019 parallel to Tendence in Hall 3. With your Tendence ticket, you can visit COSMETICA free of charge.More information