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Christmasworld and Floradecora 2018: All service tips for visitors

Nov 27, 2017

A variety of services make things easier so that the time there can be used efficiently for discussions and placing orders in the exhibition halls.

The countdown to Christmasworld has begun and, from 26 to 30 January 2018, the fair will open its doors to the international festive and seasonal decoration sector for five days of `Merry Business`. In Frankfurt am Main, international trade buyers from the retail, wholesale and import trades can discover not only the trends and new products from around 1,000 exhibitors from more than 40 countries but also benefit from an unrivalled programme of events full of fresh impulses. Supplementing this broad spectrum of seasonal decorations, the concurrent Floradecora offers fresh flowers, plants, floral and other ready-made arrangements, e.g., gerbera, lilies, lisianthus, anthuriums, poinsettias and Christmas trees.

“We recommend that you use our website to plan your visit online before leaving for the fair, which will enable you to use your valuable time there most effectively. Choose your personal highlights from the multi-faceted range of products and don`t forget to leave time for the concurrent Paperworld and Creativeworld trade fairs”, says Eva Olbrich, Director of Christmasworld and Floradecora, Messe Frankfurt Exhibition GmbH.

Visitors wanting to make their visit as efficient as possible should arrange their tickets, travel and hotel accommodation at the earliest possible opportunity. The online exhibitor search engine and the newsletter help to plan effectively before even leaving for Frankfurt am Main. Supplementary information provides further support for a successful visit to the fair. A variety of services make things easier so that the time there can be used efficiently for discussions and placing orders in the exhibition halls.

1. Preparation

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Online admission ticket:
Purchasing an admission ticket online is not only cheaper but also includes free travel to and from the fair using local public-transport services operated by the RMV public-transport authority in Frankfurt and the region.

Online exhibitor search engine:
On the Christmasworld website, visitors can gather advance information and create a personal list of favourites with all important information about exhibitors and products.

Interactive hall plan:
The interactive hall plan offers an advance overview of the fair with a zoom function for a closer look at the individual hall floors.

Event calendar:
The event calendar summarises all highlights, such as lectures, panel discussions and workshops..

2. Travel

Hotels and accommodation:
Find and book inexpensive hotels and accommodation with just a few clicks.

By car:
To get to the fair, simply follow the signs of our integrated traffic management system, which will take you to Frankfurt Fair and Exhibition Centre by the shortest route

By plane:
After clicking on the link under you will find special offers quickly and easily by entering the code DEZJDRG in the box marked `Event code`.

Baggage service:
With our free Lufthansa `Baggage Drop-off Service` at the City entrance, you can have your baggage sent to the airport while you continue your visit the fair.

3. Visiting the fair

Hours of opening:
Christmasworld and Floradecora 2018 open from Friday to Monday from 09.00 to 18.00 hrs and on Tuesday from 09.00 to 17.00 hrs.

Admission prices:
1 day: in advance € 25 / on arrival € 29 / reduced € 15
2 days: in advance € 35 / on arrival € 42
Season ticket: in advance € 45 / on arrival € 65

Navigator app:
The free Christmasworld Navigator smartphone app contains important information about the fair, including a mobile exhibitor search engine and the calendar of events.

Note for journalists:
You will find further information and high-resolution photographs at:,

Christmasworld: Seasonal Decoration at its best
Christmasworld is the world’s most important order venue for the international decoration and festive articles sector. Held annually in Frankfurt, it presents the latest products and trends for all festivities of the year and provides innovative concept ideas for decorating large-scale and outdoor areas for the wholesale and retail trades, shopping centres, DIY markets and the green sector. The last event was attended by 1,061 exhibitors from 42 countries and over 43,200 visitors from 110 countries (including Floradecora). Christmasworld is characterised by the complete spectrum of festive decorations while a wide-ranging complementary programme with Trend Show, special exhibitions, events and expert lectures is a valuable and informative source of supplementary inspiration for everyday business life in the sector.

In addition, 'Floradecora' offers immediately available fresh flowers, plants and flower arrangements for seasonal decoration as an additional line. The innovative concept spotlights fresh goods, enables visitors to make a direct comparison and leads to an intuitive product selection. At the first edition of Floradecora in 2017, 67 exhibitors reached over 10,700 trade buyers from the three concurrent trade fairs, Christmasworld, Paperworld and Creativeworld.

Background information on Messe Frankfurt
Messe Frankfurt is the world’s largest trade fair, congress and event organiser with its own exhibition grounds. With over 2,300 employees at some 30 locations, the company generates annual sales of around €647 million. Thanks to its far-reaching ties with the relevant sectors and to its international sales network, the Group looks after the business interests of its customers effectively. A comprehensive range of services – both onsite and online – ensures that customers worldwide enjoy consistently high quality and flexibility when planning, organising and running their events. The wide range of services includes renting exhibition grounds, trade fair construction and marketing, personnel and food services.
With its headquarters in Frankfurt am Main, the company is owned by the City of Frankfurt (60 percent) and the State of Hesse (40 percent).
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