Category Products & Markets

Strong campaign for wallpaper

Joint advertising: “Wallpaper Weeks”

Wallpaper has a strong lobby in Germany. Thus at the end of May around 100 representatives of the industry accepted the invitation to Frankfurt by the Wallpaper Action Forum (Aktionsforum Tapete), in order to launch a campaign for wallpaper. The aim: to get some real momentum behind the subject of wallpaper. Along with representatives from ... Read more...

The ‘Pioneers of Lifestyle’ conference

Inspiration from influencers, workshops, and networking opportunities

Insights, strategies and news from the lifestyle sector are the trendsetting themes of the ‘Pioneers of Lifestyle’ conference in Messe Frankfurt’s Forum. On the day after the Tendence consumer goods fair, the event will provide representatives from start-ups, brand manufacturers, and retailers, as well as all those who are interested, with the opportunity to exchange ... Read more...

Original designs and timeless colours

The new collection of Bauhaus wallpaper from Rasch

100 years of the Bauhaus – everyone who’s interested in design will be delighted by the countless exhibitions, retrospectives and dialogues this year about one of the most important design theories of the 20th century. The wallpaper manufacturer Rasch was part of this right from the start, achieving the movement’s  greatest commercial success with Bauhaus ... Read more...

Vegan Life by Vossen

Why hand towels are not automatically vegan

Are not all hand towels vegan? This is a question which many visitors to Heimtextil probably asked themselves whose attention was drawn eye-catchingly to the “Vegan Life” range on the Vossen stand. These products were the world’s first certified hand towels in the production of which no auxiliary materials of animal origin were used. Read more...

Water-based latex ink

Digital printing exhibitors: new technologies, environmental awareness

At the recent Heimtextil, Hall 3.0 became the inspirational heart of the fair, with the progressive themes of trends, textile design and digital printing on one hall level. The international market leaders in the field of digital printing created an inspiring atmosphere, with innovative technologies and sustainable solutions. Read more...

All about Pets

Feel-good textiles for dogs and their owners

Doggy delights: the Heimtextil 2019 exhibitors showcased innovations and intelligent products for pets. These ranged from orthopaedic dog cushions and designer beds for pets, to dog leads, dog coats and food bowls. Read more...

Sleeping: Ecology and Innovation

New products from Heimtextil exhibitors in Smart Bedding

Particular attention was paid by Heimtextil 2019 to sleep as a new lifestyle theme. The various solutions for improving nightly regeneration ranged from hotel beds that can be individually adjusted to suit the guest and smart sleep sensor mats to technical materials from space travel. Ecological and sustainable solutions convinced and were clearly represented. Read more...