World’s largest toy fair will run from January 30 to February 3, 2019.
The world’s largest toy fair, Spielwarenmesse is marking 70 years in 2019.
The popular event will run from January 30 to February 3 in Nuremberg, Germany.
The 2018 event attracted 2,902 exhibitors – a new record, up from 31 in 2017 – with the proportion coming from abroad totaling 75.1%, up from 74.0% in 2017.
Coinciding with its 70th anniversary, the 2019 Spielwarenmesse will see some product groups being be restructured or reconceptualised. The Electronic Toys product group will make its debut, while changes are also afoot in the Festive Articles, Carnival, Fireworks and Model Railways and Model Construction.
Commenting on the changes, Ernst Kick, ceo Spielwarenmesse eG, stated: “These steps are necessary if we are to respond to the changing market and reflect the needs of buyers and retailers.”