International Hardware Fair Cologne 2016 registrations outpace 2014

Three-day show schedule meets with industry approval.

From March 6 to 8, 2016, over a period of three days, the most important decision-makers, manufacturers and trade visitors from all over the world will meet up in the exhibition halls of Koelnmesse in Cologne, Germany, to experience pioneering innovations and the most exciting trends, establish contacts and do the biggest business of the year.

Earlier this year, the International Hardware Fair management announced that the 2016 the show will be condensed from four days to three. Show management also announced a new DIY Boulevard section for the event.

These changes appear to be paying off. At the end of the early bird registration period (as of end of June 2015), registrations for the 2016 trade show were outpacing 2014 show's preregistrations by over 15 percent. Compared to the same period of the previous year, the level of internationality has also increased by over 15 percent.
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