Imm cologne returns to Germany next month for 2024 edition

This year's edition of imm cologne will feature over 1,000 exhibitors and a new circular layout.

The Cologne cathedral (Photo courtesy of imm cologne)

Imm cologne,  known as a showcase for innovations in the international residential furnishing and design industry, is returning to its traditional January dates.

The event, normally held annually, will offer a platform for global furniture manufacturers and designers in order to reunite with the international furniture trade and design community. The last imm cologne event in 2019 combined 129,000 attendees from 139 countries with 1,233 exhibitors from 53 countries.

The upcoming show will take place over the course of five days in Cologne, Germany, in which attendees will have the opportunity to discover more than 1,000 exhibitors.

New this year will be a circular layout that will foster closer collaboration and dialog between exhibitors, designers, industry experts and buyers on the show floor. The collaborative circles in Hall 1 will showcase installations and innovative ideas presented by speakers from the interior design community. At the forefront of discussion will be topics including sustainability, durability and simplicity.

Admission is limited to the B2B community that consists of furnishing retailers, interior designers, architects, planners, carpenters, interior decorators and dealers.

Imm cologne will also showcase lines for Living Rooms, Bed Rooms, Bathrooms, Mattresses, Home Textiles, Wall Coverings, Lighting, Accessories and Kitchen areas displayed in 10 halls at the Koelnmesse Fairgrounds, all of which will be segmented by price points.

The upcoming show will take place from January 14 to 18, 2024.