Final report: Interior Lifestyle China 2023 – Shenzhen Edition amplifies confidence in the Chinese market
After a hiatus, China’s leading trade fair for interior decoration and lifestyle has made a successful comeback, concluding with positive in-person business interaction on the show floor. Nearly 100 international interior design brands from 14 countries and regions took part in this Shenzhen edition, which was held from 13 – 15 September 2023 at the Shenzhen World Exhibition & Convention Center. Together with the co-located China (Shenzhen) Cross-border E-commerce Exhibition (CCBEC), this special edition recorded 56,711 visits. A wide spectrum of buyers representing retailers, designers and e-commerce platforms attended the fair to actively pursue new business, exploring products from designer brands and capturing inspiration from the latest trends.
‘Happy Together’, Interior Lifestyle China 2023 – Shenzhen Edition opens, sparking an uplift in the home living sector
China's leading home furnishing and lifestyle trade fair opens its doors to visitors from 13 – 15 September 2023 at the Shenzhen World Exhibition & Convention Center. Under its new theme ‘Happy Together’, this year’s show brings together nearly 100 lifestyle brands from 14 countries and regions, presenting a wide variety of products. In a unique first, this special edition is held concurrently with the China (Shenzhen) Cross-border E-commerce Exhibition (CCBEC). This co-location will provide retailers, designers, and lifestyle enthusiasts a unique opportunity to benefit from the synergistic advantage of two concurrent exhibitions, opening up a global spectrum of lifestyle products to explore.
New dates, new venue: Interior Lifestyle China moves to Shenzhen to unlock Greater Bay Area potential
To capitalise on high per capita spending in Shenzhen and the wider Greater Bay Area market, China's leading home décor and lifestyle trade fair is heading to this vibrant city for its upcoming 16th edition. The relocation brings the added advantage of running concurrently with the Autumn edition of China (Shenzhen) Cross-Border E-commerce Fair (CCBEC) – guaranteeing a strong turnout of relevant buyers from the consumer goods industry. Instead of its previously scheduled late September dates in Shanghai, the upcoming edition will now take place from 13 – 15 September 2023 at the Shenzhen World Exhibition & Convention Centre.
Interior Lifestyle China returns this September with new look and even more opportunities
The dedicated event for home décor and lifestyle, Interior Lifestyle China, will return to Shanghai from 21 – 23 September 2023. Participants are expected to unveil an enhanced layout at the fair, with new display concepts and a wider spectrum of buyers to engage the thriving Chinese consumer market.
Interior Lifestyle China pushed back to 2023 due to travel restrictions
With pandemic travel restrictions continuing to hamper Interior Lifestyle China’s large contingent of international exhibitors, the organisers have decided to reschedule the 14th edition of the fair to 2023. The fair, which was previously set to take place September this year, is well known for drawing in crowds and exhibitors from across the world.
Interior Lifestyle China rescheduled to September 2022
Originally due to take place this September, Interior Lifestyle China, the country’s leading international event for the consumer goods sector, will now be held in September 2022 at the Shanghai Exhibition Centre. The decision was made due to travel restrictions likely remaining in place in the lead up to the fair, impacting international participation in the event.
Interior Lifestyle China to return in September 2021 with restructured product zones supporting industry recovery
In light of industry disruption caused by Covid-19, Interior Lifestyle China 2021 will adopt an apt new show theme: ‘Life Re-connect’. Taking place from 16 – 18 September, the fair will support business recovery by providing a live, physical event, in conjunction with additional online services. The adjusted show dates were chosen to better fit into the global event calendar. Moreover, this year, a structural change to the product groupings will see products allocated in new zones to better suit domestic buyer’s needs and their distribution channels. Interior Lifestyle China will once again be held at the Shanghai Exhibition Centre.
Interior Lifestyle China to take place in September 2021
China’s leading international trade fair for the consumer goods sector, Interior Lifestyle China, is to be postponed from its September 2020 date, and will now take place in September 2021 at the Shanghai Exhibition Centre. With the fair’s focus on serving China’s growing consumer goods import market and the international makeup of the exhibitors (27 countries & regions in 2019), Messe Frankfurt made this decision to give these companies more certainty in their planning for the remainder of the year given the possibility of travel restrictions remaining in place.
Interior Lifestyle China 2020 offers the ideal platform to help the home and lifestyle industry rebound
Sina Home’s recent online survey targeted at homeware consumers suggests a positive outlook for the Chinese lifestyle industry following the worldwide COVID-19 disruption. And Interior Lifestyle China, China’s leading fair for the mid-range and high-end consumer goods and lifestyle market, provides a platform to help the industry recover and reconnect. This year, the fair, along with its dedicated marketing solutions can benefit exhibitors more than ever, as new retail trends and buying habits emerge while a market rebound is anticipated off the back of the global pandemic. This year’s edition will be held from 10 – 12 September 2020 in Shanghai.
Interior Lifestyle China: strong demand for premium products at 2019 edition
Interior Lifestyle China reaffirmed its leading position within the country for the mid-range and high-end consumer goods and lifestyle market when it wrapped up its latest edition on 13 September. Held at the Shanghai Exhibition Centre, the fair attracted 20,036 visitors. 431 exhibitors from 27 countries and regions showcased an impressive selection of high-quality products. With an impressive emphasis on lifestyle through product profile and fringe programme the fair matched its 2019 theme of ‘It's My Lifestyle!’.
Over 400 lifestyle product exhibitors ready to exhibit at Interior Lifestyle China 2019
Interior Lifestyle China 2019 will open from 11 – 13 September at the Shanghai Exhibition Centre, for retailers, designers and home design experts. The fair will explore and display products that serve individual lifestyles, with 419 home and lifestyle suppliers from 27 countries & regions, including leading Chinese and international design brands such as ALESSI, DANHERA, ezpz, Hirota Glass, Hübsch, iittala, Linenme, MEISSEN, Muurla, Nakagawa Masashichi Shoten, PAPAHUG and Serafino Zani.
Interior Lifestyle China explores new theme and lines up multi-functional products
Interior Lifestyle China, the leading platform for showcasing homeware and lifestyle brands and trends in China, will open from 11 – 13 September in Shanghai. Each year, the fair’s theme reflects current market trends and shapes the next buying season. This year, the theme will be “It’s My Lifestyle!”, placing a focus on the role that home design plays in expressing individuality and lifestyle choices. The show will highlight designs with functions that support the user’s day-to-day lifestyle.
Millennial purchasing power to fuel demand at Interior Lifestyle China 2019
The concept of a status symbol has long driven Chinese consumer power in many markets. Expensive items such as designer apparel and cars are clear external and social indicators of financial success. However, one major generation of Chinese consumers, millennials, now looks inwards to the home, in order to express their identity and lifestyle through thoughtful interior design. Mid-range to high-end exhibitors from around the world are preparing to access these opportunities at Interior Lifestyle China 2019, to be held from 11 – 13 September 2019 in Shanghai.
The best of both worlds at Interior Lifestyle China 2018: a high-end lifestyle and effective business platform
As the 2018 Interior Lifestyle China concluded on 15 September, participants endorsed the effectiveness of the fair regarding two of its central elements: having both a strong high-end lifestyle focus that reflects the latest consumer demands & lifestyle trends, as well as being an effective business platform to take advantage of the continuing potential in the Chinese market. In total, 437 exhibitors from 27 countries and regions participated in the 13 – 15 September fair (2017: 395, while the 23,570 visitors in attendance represented a 2 per cent increase compared to 2017.
Brands from 27 countries & regions on display at this week’s Interior Lifestyle China 2018
Interior Lifestyle China returns from 13 – 15 September at the Shanghai Exhibition Center, breaking the fair’s record with nearly 440 exhibitors set to take advantage of the peak trade fair season in China’s home and lifestyle industry, and maximise synergistic opportunities. Interior Lifestyle China’s position, as the country’s only international fair for the mid and high-end markets, has attracted increased participation from more international brands looking to establish themselves in the highly-profitable Chinese interior design and lifestyle market.
International brand participation to increase at Interior Lifestyle China 2018
With the recruitment period for exhibitors still ongoing, the confirmed participation of overseas brands is already higher than 2017. International exhibitors can also benefit from a new, innovative promotion campaign pre-fair to increase their brand awareness and test products in the market. Around 400 Chinese and international companies are expected at the fair which will once again be held at the majestic Shanghai Exhibition Center from 13 – 15 September, which coincides with the peak sourcing period for the industry in Shanghai.