27. – 30. 1. 2018 Frankfurt am Main

Hello new perspectives.

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The stationery trends.
The visionary office.

Paperworld on film

The visionary office:
Variety and inspiration for the
office of tomorrow.

Our world of work is becoming more mobile, more digital, more efficient as well as more comfortable and more ergonomic. What new solutions does the industry have to offer? As the leading international trade fair for paper, office supplies and stationery, Paperworld offers the widest possible range of products for commercial office requirements – and also casts an inspirational look further afield. It is not only the most important information and order platform for the office sector, it’s also a valuable source of ideas for many other target groups, including buyers for wholesalers, importers/exporters, retailers, manufacturing industry, service providers, public agencies, office outfitting companies and seminar organisers.

Say “Hello” to new perspectives in the office sector:

  • Complete market overview of office supplies, workplace equipment, IT and printer accessories
  • Future-oriented solutions and concepts for the office of tomorrow
  • New business contacts with suppliers and industry experts from across the globe
  • Ideal ordering platform for high volumes, small quantities and the needs of commercial end users
  • Large Remanexpo area focusing on recycled printer consumables

exhibitors from all over the
world showcase their offer
during the four days of the fair

Events around the office:
Join in the discussion in Frankfurt.

Office of the Future, Hall 3.0 C71
What will office work be like in the future? How can you create the best possible working conditions? The “Healthy Office” is a key theme at this year’s “Office of the Future”. Here you can experience how changes in acoustics, air, light and ergonomics are able to have a positive effect on employee motivation and productivity. Discover new ideas and concepts for your business strategy in numerous daily guided tours and lectures, as well as a host of specific office solutions from brand manufacturers in the special presentation.

Remanexpo, Hall 6.0
Products for printing, copying and the recycling of consumables can be found grouped together in Hall 6.0. They are ideally complemented by the “Remcon Seminars” programme and the presentation of the Recycler Awards.

Sustainable Office Day, 30. 1. 2018, Hall 4.0 room Europa
On the Tuesday of the fair, the focus will be on sustainability in everyday office life. Experts will be providing valuable insights into the latest developments in a series of lectures and panel discussions, as well as investigating the challenges of eco-fair procurement.

Award ceremonies
As the most important meeting place for the industry, Paperworld is the stage for major award ceremonies. It therefore offers plenty of opportunities to discover new perspectives.


Arrange meetings with suppliers before the fair starts with our Business Matchmaking Service: paperworld.messefrankfurt.com/matchmaking

The stationery trends:
New ideas for a successful
product mix.

The focus is on new, on-trend products and profitable product ranges in the home-oriented paper and stationery segment. Where? At Paperworld, the industry’s leading international trade fair. From stationery products to writing instruments, gift items, packaging and school supplies – wholesalers, retailers and mail order companies obtain a complete overview of the entire international product spectrum in Frankfurt. Gain a competitive edge from the high-calibre special presentations, which give valuable inspirations and offer previews of the trends, colours, shapes and materials for the coming season.

Say “Hello” to new perspectives in the stationery sector:

  • All the latest products and trends at a single venue
  • Valuable inspiration for your own product assortment
  • New product ideas from start-ups and brand manufacturers
  • Easy product and price comparisons as well as specific assistance in making ordering decisions
  • Great professional development opportunities from lectures and guided tours

of the 33,000 trade visitors were very satisfied with the offering at Paperworld

Trendsetting and practical:
The event programme for more lifestyle in retail.

Paperworld Trend Show, Foyer Hall 5.1/6.1
Be a trendsetter. Excite your customers with a range of products informed by the latest international developments in fashion, architecture and design. Our trend experts have identified the colours, shapes and materials of the coming season and offer valuable inspirations for your product assortment and shop design, as well as practical help with your ordering decisions.

Mr. Books & Mrs. Paper, Hall 5.1 E11
Create unique worlds of discovery for your customers and boost your sales. The curated Mr. Books & Mrs. Paper special presentation delivers twenty ideas for the skilful presentation of stationery products, office supplies, books and gifts at PoS. This will especially be of interest to book and toy retailers, concept stores, boutiques and department stores.

Greeting Card Competence Centre, Hall 5.1 C81
You’ll find the entire world of greeting cards in Hall 5.1. Manufacturers and publishers will not only be showcasing the latest designs but also providing lots of useful information about the creation and sale of greeting cards. Be inspired by the entries to the greeting card competition.


BMWi Promotional Area, Hall 6.1 D80
Are you looking for new, smart product ideas and unconventional designs? If so, this is just the place for you. Young companies, innovative manufacturers and creative designers will be showcasing on-trend products that have the potential to generate revenue and be the classics of tomorrow.

Wrap Up!, Hall 5.1 C100
Right at the centre of the Gift Wrapping product area, you can watch gift wrapping expert Ulla Büning at work – and find out how you can impressively wrap gifts and add a special touch to your customer service.

Oriental Culture, Halle 5.1 A21, B04, C09
A piece of the Orient in Frankfurt: Discover sophisticated handicrafts and products that combine Far Eastern flair with modern design. This is the ideal place for buyers from museum shops, souvenir shops and gift boutiques.


Paperworld 2018: the entire
industry at one venue

Industry insiders know that the last weekend in January belongs to Paperworld in Frankfurt. Important deals for the coming season are struck at the world’s largest marketplace for office and stationery products. Only here can high-volume buyers obtain the best possible terms and conditions – and retailers the best ideas for their product ranges.

Perfectly prepared for the trade fair of the year. With the right planning, you can make your visit to Paperworld a successful and efficient venture. Make the most of our numerous services at paperworld.messefrankfurt.com/tickets

  • Business Matchmaking Service: Find the right exhibitors and arrange appointments before the fair starts
  • Exhibitor and product search engine: Find manufacturers and products quickly and easily and create your own favourites list
  • Personal event calendar: Select lectures, guided tours and events and store them in your personal calendar
  • Paperworld Navigator App: Your virtual guide to the fair containing all necessary information and exhibitor locations – download free of charge

And if Paperworld isn’t enough for you…
Take a look at the parallel Creativeworld and Christmasworld fairs. Over 2,800 manufacturers will be presenting hobby, craft and artist supplies as well as seasonal and Christmas decorations at the same time and venue. A world full of new sales opportunities – accessible with your Paperworld ticket.

At your service:
Dates, tickets and prices.

Your Paperworld ticket also entitles you to visit the Creativeworld and Christmasworld fairs during Paperworld (27. – 30. 1. 2018).

Advance purchase
Buy your tickets online at a reduced advance purchase price at paperworld.messefrankfurt.com/tickets and benefit from free use of the RMV local public transport system as soon as you arrive.

If you have any questions about buying online tickets, please contact our Visitor Service, Tel. +49 69 75 75-50 00. Outside Germany you can also order your admission tickets from your national Messe Frankfurt representative.

Opening times
27. – 30. 1. 2018

Admission prices
Day ticket: Online ticket/advance purchase
€ 25.00 (at the box office € 29.00)

Saturday to Monday
9.00 – 18.00

2-day ticket: Online ticket/advance purchase
€ 35.00 (at the box office € 42.00)

9.00 – 17.00

Season ticket: Online ticket/advance purchase
€ 45.00 (at the box office € 65.00)

Getting here and accommodation
You can find detailed information on how to get here and on our discounted travel packages online at paperworld.messefrankfurt.com/gettingthere


Paperworld 2018
Hall plan

Products for the office supplies industry

1.1/1.2 Forum 0
International Sourcing
Office supplies for bulk buyers
Office supplies
Office equipment, office machines, presentation aids, organisational aids, calenders, notebooks, shipping material, office paper, covering materials, business luggage, promotional articles
Writing & drawing utensils
Remanexpo, OEM supplies, remanufacturing of printer supplies, components for printer supplies, printer hardware and software
Foyer 5.1/6.1
Trend Show Paperworld
8/9/11.0 Galleria 0 Via Mobile 9/11
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(26. – 30. 1. 2018)
Galleria 1
(26. – 30. 1. 2018)

Products for private paper and stationery requirements

1.1/1.2 Forum 0
International Sourcing
Paper and stationery products for bulk buyers
School supplies
School bags, pencil cases, exercise books, blocks, folders, writing utensils, drawing materials, pencils, licences
Stationery supplies
Stationery gift articles, greeting cards, invitation cards, displays, stationery, small leather goods, accessories, gift wrapping, ribbons, napkins, table decoration, party articles, licences, designs
Foyer 5.1/6.1
Trend Show Paperworld


Hobby, craft and artist supplies
Trend Show Creativeworld
Creativeworld Forum

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