President of the Horticultural Association of NRW e.V., Chairwoman of the Advisory Board
"Horticulture shapes our life and our economy like no other industry. This can be seen at IPM ESSEN, the international meeting place for the plant industry. Because this is where the impulses for sustainable production, trade and marketing are set."
Managing Partner Dinger's Gartencenter Köln GmbH & Co KG
"For me, IPM Essen is the world's leading trade fair plant and thus for our sector both nationally and internationally decisive for the development of the product range and formative for our purchasing decisions".
Dipl.-Ing. Johannes Graf
Oberamtsrat, Referat 716 - Horticulture, Landscaping Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture
For the horticultural industry, IPM is the most important trade fair worldwide. For me, IPM is the best insight into horticulture in Germany and the international range of products. In addition, IPM is ideal for maintaining contacts.
Directorof the Horticultural Association of NRW e.V.
"Internationality. Trends. Innovations. Quality. Communication. IPM ESSEN reflects the high performance of the horticultural sector, sets standards, is a source of inspiration and thus the most important platform for the industry".
Ministerialrat Ministry for the Environment, Agriculture, Nature and Consumer Protection NRW
"Horticulture in NRW and in Germany must be able to compete. The IPM Essen offers an ideal platform for our companies to present themselves to the international clientele and to measure themselves against competitors".
Vice President of the Horticultural Association of NRW e.V.
"For me, the IPM ESSEN is the No.1 of all plant and technology fairs. Only here does the trade visitor get all the relevant information about the market, the new products and the innovations in our sector. The IPM is the most important industry meeting point of the year!
President German Nurseries Association
"IPM ESSEN is an important fair for the tree nurseries at the beginning of the year. Many garden centres, garden tree nurseries and other, also international customers can be contacted here in a very concentrated way. There are many innovations in plants and technology to be seen. The whole world meets at the IPM in Essen!
Managing Director Association of the German Flower Wholesale and Import Trade
"For over 15 years, the BGI Trade Center has been a close partner of IPM ESSEN. For BGI, the new Messe Essen is a sign of the future viability of our industry".
Sales Manager Pöppelmann GmbH
"Every year, IPM ESSEN is the perfect place to gain a comprehensive and complete impression of the green industry. The fair is the ideal start to present the new products for the coming horticultural year.
Managing Director of the Fachverband Deutscher Floristen Landesverband Nordrhein-Westfalen e.V. (FDF NRW)
"On one of the most modern and beautiful fairgrounds in Germany, the IPM in Essen is THAT international meeting place for florists from all over the world. Nowhere else are the areas of plants, technology, floristry and equipment presented in such variety and with such a large number of innovations and top-class inspirations. IPM has a unique flair and gives the industry a long-lasting and positive mood of optimism at the beginning of the year."
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