CN – The HKTDC Hong Kong Gifts & Premium Fair will be opening its doors for the 34th time from April 27-30, 2019. Approx. 4,360 exhibitors will then present their novelties and the highlights of their line-ups in the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) on 62,100 m² of space. The trade show that is organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) is considered to be the world’s largest of its kind and is one of the leading international platforms for discovering new gift items, haptic promotional products and trends, for grooming business contacts and expanding one’s network. According to the official figures, last year over 48,000 buyers took this opportunity to bring their product ranges up-to-date.
The Hong Kong Gifts & Premium Fair offers an extensive selection of products, which are divided up into 19 theme zones, including Promotional Products, Porcelain, Fashion Accessories, Sustainable Gifts and Technical Gadgets. The two sections World of Beauty and Fitness & Well-being, which does justice to the rising international demand for fitness and wellness items, are new this year. For the second time, everything in the Camping & Outdoor Zone will evolve around outdoor activities – at the premiere in 2018 over 90 exhibitors were represented here. More than 130 international brands will be presenting their wares and fares in the Hall of Fine Design once more. The buyers can find trendy presents, which stand out as a result of their creativity and innovation in the World of Gift Ideas. Furthermore, young companies will be presenting innovative ideas in the Start-up Zone. The seminars, forums and networking events offered will once again this year provide the exhibitors and visitors with added value. Here, industry experts share their know-how, among others on trends, technologies and market developments. As usual, the current award-winning products of the Hong Kong Smart Design Awards will be exhibited in a special zone.
The 14th edition of the HKTDC Hong Kong International Printing & Packaging Fair will offer inspiring ideas for packaging design. Over 480 exhibitors and around 16,000 visitors were recorded in 2018 at the trade show, which is staged parallel at the AsiaWorld-Expo. The World of Advertising & Signs Zone is celebrating its premiere here this year. A free shuttle service links up both exhibition grounds.
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