The world’s leading trade fair for horticulture
The international trade fair for plants (IPM ESSEN) is the world’s leading trade fair for horticulture.
It is the only specialist trade fair of its kind to cover the entire value chain of plants, including production, technology, floristry, garden features, and the point of sale. No other plant fair offers trade visitors such a comprehensive market overview and so many multifaceted novelties.
The 33rd edition of the world’s leading trade fair for horticulture breaks new records in 2015: more than 1.600 exhibitors from around 50 nations present the newest botanic displays, innovative technology, and trendy floristry. Until Friday, 30 January 2015, all important decision makers and buying agents of the international green industry meet in the Ruhr region to exchange ideas and order products for the new season.
The international trade fair for plants is represented with additional events in Moscow, Dubai, Beijing and Bangalore.
Daily from 9.00 a.m. to 6 p.m.
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IPM Innovations ChosenThe winners of the IPM Innovation Showcase have been finalised. Heinrich Hiep, Chairman of Bundesverband Zierpflanzen ("Federal Association of Ornamental Plants"), and the German Flower Fairy 2014/2015, Christina Aumann, handed over the certificates within the framework of the opening ceremony of IPM ESSEN.»
INDEGA IPM Innovation Award PresentedNo fewer than two projects received this year's IPM Innovation Award which INDEGA ("Representation of interests of the German horticulture industry") presented within the framework of the opening ceremony of IPM ESSEN 2015.»
33rd IPM ESSEN has startedToday, IPM ESSEN began at Messe Essen. It was opened by Dr. Robert Kloos, State Secretary in the Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture. The world's premier horticultural fair is regarded as the leading meeting place of the international green sector.»
FDF Flower Talk Shows at IPM ESSEN 2015Experts from fashion, floristry and marketing will provide information about trends and floristry in the FDF Flower Talk Shows at IPM ESSEN. No fewer than two informative discussion circles will take place in 2015. In each case, the meeting place will be the FDF Florist Event Centre.»
Spain as a Guest at the International Horticultural ForumIn 2015, Spain will take the centre stage at the International Horticultural Forum of IPM ESSEN. At the open podium discussion on January 29, sectoral representatives from Spain will inform about the Spanish horticultural industry.»
Suggestion for Pros at the BLOOM’s Special Show AreaHow to present plants in a consumer-friendly and purchase-stimulating way? At IPM ESSEN 2015, the BLOOM's agency and publishing company will offer florists as well as owners of flower businesses, retail nurseries and garden centres suggestions for effective presentation and decoration.»