Review of Hong Kong Houseware Fair and Hong Kong International Home Textiles and Furnishings Fair in 2010-2012, China

The Hong Kong Houseware Fair and Hong Kong International Home Textiles and Furnishings Fair, are twin trade fair organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council, usually held in mid-April at the downtown location of the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. It is the largest fair of its kind in Asia, every year, there are more than 2,000 exhibitors fbe showcasing their latest products.

As Asia’s biggest event of its kind, the Hong Kong Houseware Fair is where you can find out what attracts the modern consumers. The Fair Lifestyle zone presents a dominant future trend, characterised by minimalistic, tactile aesthetics that combine natural materials with synthetic, technological inspiration, seamlessly melds both primordial and cutting-edge designs into a sensorial experience.

The fiar held at Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, showcase the latest houseware and home textiles collections to global buyers, showcase start-up, smart products, innovative technologies, green products and start-ups are in the spotlight. The fair’s special highlights include Hall of Elegance, World of Pet Supplies, World of Fine Dining, Home Accents, Home Living, Outdoor Living.

As the Hong Kong Home Textiles Fair, showcases quality Asian products, servel thematic zones be featured at the fair, including the Hall of Glamour, Bathroom & Kitchen Textiles and Baby & Bedroom Textiles. Multiple pavilions dot the fairground of the Home Textiles Fair, the pavilions be dedicated to showcasing fine home textiles products from Mainland China and South Asia.

Explore the modern interior designer at the Interior Zone, discovery inspirations about the latest trends in the world of interior design, while experiencing premier decoration ideas that channel inner beauty at home.

The fair is a visceral experience for guests, vivid blend of retro style and futuristic aesthetics, creates visually striking combinations of subtle shapes and sensual, bright-coloured lighting that enhance surfaces with a touch of atmosphere. The result is at home that instantly transport them to a new frame of mind.

Defined by a convergence of modern opulence, cultural diversity and bold, colourful palettes, inspired by an imaginative outlook on life that channels lively, eclectic designs of global influence and youthful enthusiasm.

In the World of Fine Dining offers a dazzling range of elegant table decorations, flatware and tableware, kitchen tools, wine accessories and calming scents to channel the modern restaurant experience at home.

Experience smart and efficiently designed appliances of home appliances, home technology systems nowaday must provide more than just functionality, as to create a domestic environment that enhances our lifestyles.

Discover a vast selection of kitchenware and cooking gadgets, gadgets are what modern homeowners look for when elevating the joys of the kitchen. Efficiency is in demand across the world, a useful gadget or a well-designed tool makes all the difference.

Embracing sustainability and eco-friendly practices, the world-class event represents the ultimate one-stop sourcing platform for the booming home lifestyle industry. Green innovation is here to stay, and global buyers can explore the latest in eco-friendly materials, sustainable houseware products and home textiles, while attending eco-inspired events and networking with experts in anticipation of a brighter, greener tomorrow.

Green innovations and sustainability will define the future of houseware. The Green Living zone explores a fascinating world of eco-friendly decorations, biodegradable materials and environmentally conscious designs that promote style and sustainability in equal measure.

Interior Furnishing Materials zone aims to attract traders who are keen to look for furnishing materials, hardware & DIY Tools for architectural interior project and contract business.

Bath, Beauty & Healthcare zone is divided into three product categories, each focusing on respective items, such as sauna or spa equipment and all sorts bath products; maternity skin care products and facial care instrument for beauty; and massage chairs, stress balls and elderly care products for healthcare.

Baby products zone response baby boom and growing demand for baby products in Asian markets, features diversified products including baby toys, furniture, home-safety devices, skincare & healthcare and feeding & nursery products.

The Best of ASEAN zone showcases the unique cultures of Indonesia, the Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam, with dedicated pavilions that celebrate each country’s leading companies. Experience a vibrant display of tradition and craftsmanship melding with contemporary flair for each unique culture.

Enormous potential in houseware and gifts, April is one of the peak seasons in Hong Kong for exhibitions and sourcing, as asia’s leading show of its kind, the Houseware Fair feature and the Hong Kong International Home Textiles and Furnishings Fair, offer an ideal trading platform for industry professionals looking to expand their footprint in the mainland and global markets.

The fairs benefitted many industries, and the contributions they made to the Hong Kong economy were significant. The enlarged scale of the fairs increased business opportunities for the exhibition industry, as well as for the exhibitors and buyers. More business was also generated in industries such as logistics, security, marketing, translation, hotels, and food and beverage. Also include business orders and revenue from relevant commercial and trade support, such as accounting, legal and financial services. The fairs also helped Hong Kong solidify its position as an international trade hub.

Connecting start-ups with global buyers, a comprehensive range of promotional activities to help start-ups explore and enter global markets, including the Startup Zone at the fairs and conferences. Start-ups can discover further business opportunities by presenting their products and business ideas to buyers and investors at ‘Startup.Smart Launch’ sessions.”

Innovation continues to be a highlight at the fairs. Bright new startups, creative home decorating and smart products have commanded the attention of buyers from across the industry. The incomparable one-stop sourcing platform helps to build connections with global exhibitors and staying a step ahead of upcoming trends.

The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) is a statutory body established in 1966 to promote, assist and develop Hong Kong’s trade. With 50 offices globally, including 13 in Mainland China, the HKTDC promotes Hong Kong as a two-way global investment and business hub. The HKTDC organises international exhibitions, conferences and business missions to create business opportunities for companies, particularly SMEs, in the mainland and international markets. The HKTDC also provides up-to-date market insights and product information via trade publications, research reports and digital news channels.