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FIBO 2018

April 11-15, 2018: Cologne, Germany

Founded in 1985, FIBO, the leading international trade show for fitness, wellness and health is being held annually in April, since 2013 in Cologne, Germany. With exhibits covering a floor space of 160,000 m², FIBO entices more than 940 exhibitors and over 153,000 visitors – 83,000 of them trade visitors – to make the trek from every corner of the globe. FIBO does more than just put on display current trends and innovations from the fitness and health sector: an extensive interactive program summons visitors to join in themselves.

FIBO EXPERT is a business platform geared in large parts to meet the specific needs of all exhibitors in the segments Training Equipment, Medical, Wellness & Beauty, Sports Nutrition, Interior, Consulting & Services, Functional Training & Cross Fit, Trading, EMS, Performance Apparel and Mobile Devices. This is the place to attend undisturbed meetings, deepen contacts and align business strategies with the latest trends. FIBO EXPERT’s exhibition component is complemented by a vast selection of training and conference sessions.

FIBO PASSION is all about fitness as a lifestyle: Events, shopping, trends, participation: The action-packed sports & fitness show.

FIBO POWER, Europe's Biggest Meeting Point for the Bodybuilding, Weight Training and Martial Arts Community, covers these segments: Martial Arts, Self Defense, Nutrition and Supplements, Fashion, Weight Training and Bodybuilding. Rounding out the powerhouse that is FIBO will be numerous POWER events, including the Miss FIBO POWER beauty contest, workshops, top-notch stage shows and other competitions.

U.S. Commercial Service No-Cost Assistance for all American Exhibitors and Visitors 

The U.S. Commercial Service in Germany provides a range of services to American exhibitors and even visitors to trade shows in Germany. For FIBO 2018, we are again working with our fellow U.S. Commercial Service fitness, wellness, and health Specialists in other countries to promote your presence, and your products/services, to buyers and other potential business partners in those markets. Some of these contacts will be attending the show or will want to improve their contacts with U.S. suppliers.

Our Exhibitor Support Program

  • We alert potential German partners that you will be at the show to generate interest in your products or services and feature your products or services on our official U.S. Commercial Service website in Germany to generate additional business leads.
  • U.S. Commercial Service colleagues in other countries will promote your products/services to buyers and other potential business partners in their markets.
  • We provide on-site counseling during the trade show and up-to-date market research.
  • We can provide ad-hoc interpreting or logistics assistance.
  • We can follow up for you with the contacts you make at the trade fair, or the trade leads we collect for you.
  • We can introduce you to an International Trade Specialist at your nearest Commerce Department Export Assistance Center in the United States.
  • Note on Intellectual Property Rights: Please see our guidelines at IPR at Trade Fairs in Europe.

Simply let us know which of these above mentioned services you are interested in.

We look forward to seeing you at FIBO 2018!

To Exhibit at Techtextil

FIBO: official website of FIBO

Following you will find the U.S. exhibitor listing from 2016: U.S. Exhibitor at FIBO

Your U.S. Commercial Service Contact

Anette Salama or Uta Kirst
U.S. Commercial Service, U.S. Consulate General-Düsseldorf

Willi-Becker Allee 10, 40227 Düsseldorf
Tel: +49-211-73 77 67-60/80
Email:anette.salama@trade.gov uta.kirst@trade.gov


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