Trends 2024 / 2025

Fashion • Textiles • Interior Design • Colours

Trade show trends are constantly evolving and changing as the industry adapts to new technologies and shifts in consumer behavior.

Here are some of the current trade show trends:

  • Hybrid events – With the rise of virtual events due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many trade shows are now offering hybrid events, which combine in-person and virtual components. This allows attendees to participate in the event from anywhere in the world, and provides exhibitors with a broader audience reach.
  • Personalization – Exhibitors are increasingly using data and technology to personalize the trade show experience for attendees. This includes targeted marketing campaigns, personalized content, and customized booth experiences.
  • Sustainability – Many trade shows are now incorporating sustainable practices into their events, such as using eco-friendly materials, reducing waste, and promoting sustainable transportation options.
  • Interactive experiences – Exhibitors are creating more interactive experiences to engage attendees and leave a lasting impression. This includes augmented and virtual reality, gamification, and experiential marketing.
  • Artificial intelligence – AI is being used to improve the trade show experience for both attendees and exhibitors. This includes chatbots for customer service, facial recognition for personalized interactions, and predictive analytics for targeted marketing.
  • Inclusivity – Trade shows are becoming more inclusive, with a focus on diversity and representation. This includes efforts to promote underrepresented groups, accessibility accommodations, and gender-neutral facilities.

These trends are shaping the future of trade shows and helping exhibitors and attendees to connect and engage in new and innovative ways. By embracing these trends, trade shows can continue to evolve and adapt to meet the changing needs of the industry.


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