Excitement is building for DOMOTEX 2016, which once again promises to reveal the very latest and most advanced developments in carpets and floorcoverings.

Approximately 1 400 companies from more than 60 countries will converge in Hannover, Germany from 16 to 19 January to exhibit the latest developments in carpets and floorcoverings at DOMOTEX 2016.

Open from 09:00 until 18:00 every day, the show will feature an abundance of displays ranging from traditional and modern handmade carpets and rugs; machine-made carpets and rugs in both classic an current styles; floor mats and walk-off mats to fitted carpets for residential plus commercial installations; fibres and yarns; and a wide range of resilient floorcoverings in designs fitting any application imaginable. Parquet, wood and laminate flooring, as well as outdoor flooring solutions for balconies, patios and gardens will also be on show.

In addition, this leading trade fair will showcase cutting-edge machinery, tools and solutions for the flooring trades.

Special exhibition
With innovation being a recurrent theme throughout DOMOTEX, the Innovations@DOMOTEX display, situated in three specially designed areas, will highlight selected products in an artistically staged manner in the following categories:
•    Textile and resilient floorcoverings
•    Modern handmade carpets and rugs
•    Laminate and parquet flooring
•    Application and laying techniques

Online services
Making it easy for visitors to plan and find their way during the fair, the myDOMOTEX online service will provide access to a range of exclusive services, including My Fair Planner, My Info Counter, registration of complimentary tickets and the DOMOTEX newsletter service.

Smartphone users can also download domotex2go.de to organise their visit on the go. This application will provide access to the DOMOTEX exhibitor and product databases, an overview of events and a personalised trade fair planner, with a fair guide which will help attendees navigate around the grounds. It will become available about a month before the fair and will be accessible free of charge via the DOMOTEX free Wi-Fi service on site.

Global attendance
Organiser Deutsche Messe AG indicates that trade visitors from over 80 countries are expected to attend, representing wholesalers and retailers, architects, interior designers, designers, contract furnishers and interior decorators, furnishings/home design/furniture stores, parquet installers and floor layers, painters and varnishers, department and universal stores, mail-order firms and DIY stores.

Visit www.domotex.de for more information.