Visitors to Tendence benefit from the diverse offer: inspiring expert lectures, workshops on special-interest topics, special shows and an array of industry events.
Concept Store Inspirations
Concept store, the recipe for success. But what does it take to generate lasting customer interest in the bricks-and-mortar trade in this age of online shopping? At the ‘Concept Store Inspirations’ area, the coming Tendence shows step-by-step how retailers can find an unmistakable concept for their business.
More inspiration: exciting concepts, attention-grabbing design and lots of new ideas. In the Concept Store Inspirations area you’ll find an array of exciting products in a contemporary setting – curated by Claudia Hain. The guided tours will be held daily at 11.00, 14.00 and 16.00 hrs. On fair’s Tuesday, at 11.00 and 14.00 hrs.
Paper & Friends
At the perfect time of the year for ordering calendars, Paper & Friends comes with an inspiring product mix of calendars, cards, stationery and gift books from well-known brands and innovative newcomers. The area is curated by Angelika Niestrath, initiator of the Nonbook Area at the Frankfurt Book Fair.
How do I present a promotion correctly at point of sale? How do I create an interactive customer experience and increase the footfall in my store? How do I offer my customers a lasting shopping experience? Discover the Tendence.Impulse sales promotion project at the fair.
With the FORM competition, Tendence together with the Bundesverband Kunsthandwerk has created one of Germany's most prestigious design awards. What's more, the associated annual exhibition provides plenty of additional excitement. Manufacturers and buyers will find here a preview of the latest design trends, as well as the opportunity to meet designers in person at the fair.
In the Modern Crafts and Accessories & Jewellery areas, young and dynamic designers exhibit their products and show which trends will inform the future of innovative design.
Andre Teoman Studio
Andre Teoman Ozguler Passos
Viana do Castelo / Portugal
63456 Hanau / Klein-Auheim / Germany
110 00, Prague / Czech Republic
Linda Kaplanová & Klára Spišková
120 00 Prague / Czech Republic
Jens Otten Produktdesign
79713 Bad Säckingen / Germany
63654 Büdingen / Germany
12053 Berlin / Germany
Kumi Mood – designer toys and accessories
Benno Sattler & Cäcilia Holtgreve
04177 Leipzig / Germany
28816 Stuhr / Germany
Marie-Annick Le Blanc Ceramics
Marie-Annick Le Blanc
15859 Storkow (Mark)- Brandenburg / Germany
Martin Schlotz ceramics
56291 Laudert / Germany
Art touches Design
97204 Höchberg / Germany
Schlestein / Prisma-glas
64673 Zwingenberg / Germany
61381 Friedrichsdorf / Germany
74076 Heilbronn / Germany
Stepankova & Kladosova
Anna Štěpánková &Tereza Rosalie Kladošová
17000 Praha 7 / Czech Republic
Studio David Lehmann
81379 München / Germany
Studio Nathalie Van der Massen
Nathalie Van der Massen
BE-2100 Antwerp / Belgium
10367 Berlin / Germany
Veronika Watzková & Stanislav Holý
120 00 Praha 2 - Vinohrady / Czech Republic
90429 Nürnberg / Germany
ANNCOX glass jewellery
2000 Antwerpen / Belgium
61118 Bad Vilbel / Germany
BaBa jewellery for happiness
50676 Köln / Germany
40474 Düsseldorf / Germany
Eduards Accessories Sweden
414 82 Göteborg / Sweden
10437 Berlin / Germany
Karen Vanmol Jewellery Design
3300 Tienen / Belgium
Karin Heimberg Jewelry
40627 Düsseldorf / Germany
31137 Hildesheim / Germany
KOSAE - jewellery & design
10827 Berlin / Germany
laura christmann jewellery
40211 Düsseldorf / Germany
Linz / Austria
Maria Carelli Jewellery
Buenos Aires (Argentina) & Ibiza (Spain)
Julie Van den Boorn
6133WZ Sittard / Netherlands
10969 Berlin / Germany
08485 Lengenfeld / Germany
73527 Schwäbisch Gmünd / Germany
12049 Berlin / Germany
viilu jewelry by Koivisto Studio
Susanna & Tobias Feuerbacher
03600 Karkkila / Finland
New impetus and shopping impulses will be generated by the ‘Village’ presentation. Eight leading companies – Cedon Museumshops, Design im Dorf, Donkey Products, Good Old Friends, Gift Company, Paperproducts Design, Reisenthel Accessoires and Werkhaus – will demonstrate how products can be arranged effectively at the point-of-sale.
Roots of Scandinavia
The fascination for Scandinavian design continues uninterrupted in Europe. Around ten start-ups and design manufactories from Sweden and Finland will be exhibiting in the Roots of Scandinavia area at Tendence. The area is organised and curated by Swedish trend scout and blogger Stefan Nilsson.
- Ewa Home, Sweden https://www.ewahome.com/
- Eldvarm, Sweden http://www.eldvarm.com/
- Cuero design, Sweden https://cuerodesign.com/
- Smadi design, Sweden https://www.nordicbutik.com/
- Designers eye Sweden AB, Sweden http://www.designerseye.se/
- Valona OY, Finland http://www.valona.fi/?lang=en
- Ullakko-tuotteet, Finland https://www.ullakkopuoti.com/
In the EFSA (European Floral and Lifestyle Product Suppliers) area, visitors to Tendence will find high-calibre exhibitors from the Floral & Lifestyle sector. Discover companies such as Capi, Edelman, Esschert, NDT, Ter Steege and Van der Leeden. The focus here is not just on products, but above all on "increasing sales through correct and seductive design".
Liquid Gifts will be not just showcasing a selection of wines and spirits. You are invited to taste, discuss and, of course, also order these special alcoholic treats. A guided tasting will be held daily.
And action! The Fashion Trees special show area hosts live shows several times a day on the theme of fashion accessories. Young, trend-conscious fashion accessory companies present their products here. An absolute must-visit – and not just for fashionistas!
Pioneers of Lifestyle
Pioneers of Lifestyle is the frist congress for strategies and exclusive insights for the lifestyle industry. On two day innovators, startup companies, industry professionals and experts will meet up at Tendence’s new Pioneers of Lifestyle Congress. In a series of lectures and workshops, well-known speakers from Germany and elsewhere will be exploring best-practice models in the lifestyle industry. The themes under discussion include Digitalisation, Service, Retail and Product.
A separate admission ticket is required for participation in the Congress.