Press Releases

Forestry’s most important meeting places join forces – three strong events under the same roof

May 27, 2015 08:06 GMT Stockholmsmässan Adforum, the world-leading organiser of trade fairs for the pulp and paper industry, and Elmia, whose fairs include the world’s leading bioenergy fair, have agreed to combine their previous fairs to create a strong and timely meeting place in the forest industry. Starting in 2016 the previous fairs will all form part of International Wood Biorefining Week.

Stockholmsmässan's digital infrastructure is the best in Europe

May 25, 2015 11:49 GMT Stockholmsmässan Last Wednesday, at the IMEX exhibition in Frankfurt, it was announced which congress and trades fair facility had won the 2015 INCON Digital Infrastructure Award. . This year, Stockholmsmässan received an "Honourable Mention" and the winner was Melbourne Exhibition and Convention Centre.

Codesign creates an architectural inspiration-exhibition at Formex

May 11, 2015 14:11 GMT Stockholmsmässan The architecture firm Codesign will create the entrance hall exhibition based on Nordic Essence, the theme of this fall’s Formex interior design and gifts exhibition. The concept uses the Nordic craft traditions, lifestyles and architecture as a point of departure and has been given the working name, Huskatten (Housecat).

Bioeconomy Innovation Forum supported by World class R&D

May 04, 2015 12:26 GMT Stockholmsmässan Bioeconomy Innovation Forum, organized by Adforum and Nordisk Papperstidning & Biobusiness, are pleased to announce that the two leading R& D centers in the forest industry, Innventia and VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, have joined the event as conference partners.

Nordic Essence with attention to detail

Apr 16, 2015 11:36 GMT Stockholmsmässan Nordic Essence is this fall's trend theme for the Formex interior design and gift fair that will be held August 19-22, 2015. It refers to a single cohesive idea that encompasses everything from building facades to everyday items and interior design details. Inspiration for the theme comes from our nature and surroundings in the Nordic region.

Success for this year’s Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair

Feb 11, 2015 16:05 GMT Stockholmsmässan The superlatives have been plentiful about this year’s Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair, which ended this past weekend. Many have said that it was the best one yet. In total, almost 40,000 visitors made their way to Stockholmsmässan, and the interest of the Fair is growing in all areas.

Feb 04, 2015 10:00 GMT Stockholmsmässan New report from Trä- och Möbelföretagen: 10 facts about Sweden as a furniture manufacturing country ”The furniture industry - a Swedish export success”

A week packed with design

Jan 26, 2015 13:55 GMT Stockholmsmässan Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair, the world's largest meeting place for Scandinavian furniture and lighting design, kicks off on February 3-7. Visitors from all over the world will come to Stockholmsmässan to see the latest trends in furniture and lighting. Stockholm Design Week is held in parallel with around 60 design events arranged throughout the city.

Spring Sensations at Formex

Jan 21, 2015 15:04 GMT Stockholmsmässan Stockholmsmässan’s exhibition halls were positively effervescent with spring sensations when Formex, the Nordic region’s largest meeting place for interior design, got underway last week on 14-17 January. Over a four-day period, the interiors and gift industry gathered to make spring purchases, meet and take a look at the latest trends.

The Accent thermos by Sagaform is the winner of the design award Formex Formidable 2014

Jan 14, 2015 08:46 GMT Stockholmsmässan Formex Formidable is an annual design award to encourage and reward interesting, qualitative and contemporary design. The winner of the juried Formex Formidable 2014 is the Accent thermos from Sagaform, designed by Gustav Hallén. The honorary award, People's Choice, goes to Åkerlapp a collection of linen in cooperation between Växbo Lin and Note Design Studio.