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loop, Tourist Trade Fair achieves top polls

loop, Tourist Trade Fair achieves top polls

Last year, the new and only tourist luxury fair loop - Luxury on our Planet premiered in the German market successfully. This year loop went into the second round with more participants and a wider concept. From March 9th until 11th 2015 one hundred renowned … April 29, 2015
Parking tips for Frankfurt Airport: early bookers save more than half

Parking tips for Frankfurt Airport: early bookers save more than half

Save on parking: if you’ll be flying out of Frankfurt for your summer vacation, it’s worthwhile to make plans to leave your vehicle at the airport well in advance. If you reserve a parking space at least 2 weeks before your departure, you can enjoy … June 12, 2013
Relax while you wait: new rest areas at Frankfurt Airport

Relax while you wait: new rest areas at Frankfurt Airport

Stretch out and relax: if you’ll be changing planes in Frankfurt, you can now take advantage of a feel-good rest area in the new A-Plus pier. A cozy lounge ambiance is evoked by a hardwood floor, plants, and warm light. Kick back and sink into comfy, … June 4, 2013
Fraport AGM to be held on May 31 in Frankfurt-Hochst

Fraport AGM to be held on May 31 in Frankfurt-Hochst

Fraport AG will be welcoming shareholders to the company’s 12th regular Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Friday, May 31, at the Jahrhunderthalle in Frankfurt-Hochst. The AGM begins at 1000 in the morning, with admission starting at 0900. Dr. Stefan … May 29, 2013
Frankfurt Airport: now even easier to use the Internet for free

Frankfurt Airport: now even easier to use the Internet for free

Check your e-mail, post pictures, surf the web - and do it all for free! Now it’s easier than ever to do at Frankfurt Airport: the Internet is just a click away. Passengers and visitors can take advantage of up to 30 minutes a day without paying a cent, … May 22, 2013
MICE destination Italy meets the world in Frankfurt at IMEX 2013

MICE destination Italy meets the world in Frankfurt at IMEX 2013

FRANKFURT, Germany - ENIT, the Italian State Tourist Board, will participate in the 11th edition of IMEX, a major promotions platform for the international meetings industry. The aim is to make Italy the protagonist of top destinations for business tourism … May 17, 2013
Fraport Traffic Figures - April 2013: growth continues at Fraport's overseas airports - strike-related decline in FRA's passenger figures

Fraport Traffic Figures - April 2013: growth continues at Fraport's overseas airports - strike-related decline in FRA's passenger figures

FRANKFURT, Germany – Frankfurt Airport (FRA) welcomed nearly 4.7 million passengers in April 2013, a decrease of 2.2 percent year-on-year. The drop can be attributed to the Easter holidays commencing in March (earlier start of the Easter travel season) … May 14, 2013
European Association of Event Centers delivers sustainable concepts

European Association of Event Centers delivers sustainable concepts

LOS ANGELES, California - Green Globe announces re-certification of the European Association of Event Centers (EVVC) head office in Frankfurt, Germany. As a strategic Green Globe partner, the EVVC has demonstrated leadership and innovation in the fields … May 10, 2013
Taking SunExpress to Tunisia: new direct connection from Frankfurt to Enfidha

Taking SunExpress to Tunisia: new direct connection from Frankfurt to Enfidha

SunExpress, a joint venture of Lufthansa and Turkish Airlines, started operating weekly nonstop flights from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Enfidha-Hammamet International Airport (NBE) on May 3, 2013. Every Friday, SunExpress (XQ/SXS) brings passengers directly … May 6, 2013
Business Travel Magazine selects Frankfurt as Europe’s Best Business Airport

Business Travel Magazine selects Frankfurt as Europe’s Best Business Airport

Knighted on the British Isles: the renowned U.K.-based magazine Business Destinations has bestowed a Service Award to Frankfurt Airport as the best European airport for business travelers. The jury gave it especially good marks for excellent service and … April 30, 2013
FRA: “2013 World’s Most Improved Airport” - Skytrax honors  Frankfurt Airport’s “Great  to Have You Here!” service program

FRA: “2013 World’s Most Improved Airport” - Skytrax honors Frankfurt Airport’s “Great to Have You Here!” service program

Skytrax, a renowned aviation market research institute, has honored Frankfurt Airport (FRA) with its “2013 World’s Most Improved Airport” award in recognition of FRA’s increased service quality. For Germany’s biggest hub, this award underpins … April 12, 2013
Movie time at Frankfurt Airport: new videos for passengers

Movie time at Frankfurt Airport: new videos for passengers

Transfer, take one: Frankfurt Airport is taking new approaches to informing passengers. Instead of dry, boring announcements, now an entertaining film shows how easy and attractive it is to change planes in Frankfurt. The story: a woman forgets her scarf … February 22, 2013
Happy moments at Frankfurt Airport: chocolate coins and vouchers for the Chinese New Year

Happy moments at Frankfurt Airport: chocolate coins and vouchers for the Chinese New Year

On February 10, Frankfurt Airport is celebrating yet another New Year: that is when the Year of the Water Snake begins in the Chinese lunar-based calendar. Chinese wisdom holds that the year will be a good one for monetary affairs. So it makes complete … February 5, 2013
Ho Ho Ho! Santa Claus and music transform the terminals at Frankfurt Airport

Ho Ho Ho! Santa Claus and music transform the terminals at Frankfurt Airport

In December, the friendly customer service representatives at Frankfurt Airport get help from Santa. Dressed all in red with a long white beard, he stomps through both richly-decorated terminals and surprises passengers and visitors of all ages with tasty … December 6, 2012
Virtual Assistant facilitates automated arrivals processing in Frankfurt

Virtual Assistant facilitates automated arrivals processing in Frankfurt

The automated border checks at Frankfurt Airport are now simpler than ever. An amazingly realistic-looking virtual federal policewoman, projected onto a pane as a hologram, explains in seconds how to quickly and easily pass the immigration check with … November 22, 2012
Frankfurt Airport praised as Service Champion

Frankfurt Airport praised as Service Champion

Frankfurt Airport’s popularity with passengers keeps increasing. According to a recent study, Germany’s largest aviation hub now ranks among the “Service Champions,” collecting silver for second place in terms of service quality among all German … November 14, 2012
Frankfurt Airport winter timetable for 2012-13

Frankfurt Airport winter timetable for 2012-13

The Frankfurt Airport (FRA) Winter Timetable 2012/13, which goes into effect on Sunday, October 28, features a total of 264 passenger destinations worldwide, including 144 intercontinental destinations. Although there will be 11 destinations less than … October 26, 2012
Frankfurt Airport: personal shopping advisers for Chinese passengers

Frankfurt Airport: personal shopping advisers for Chinese passengers

Frankfurt Airport recently began offering a special service: so-called Chinese Personal Shoppers who look after visitors from the Middle Kingdom. They advise Chinese passengers on shopping and help them to obtain refunds on value-added tax they have paid. … October 25, 2012
Frankfurt Airport sending free flight updates by email

Frankfurt Airport sending free flight updates by email

Up-to-the-minute, all the way to departure: a new flight information e-mail service from Frankfurt Airport automatically keeps both passengers and meters and greeters informed. This free service smoothes the way to holiday and business trips and prevents … September 27, 2012
The US Green Building Council and KPMG named winners of the IMEX 2012 Green Meeting Award

The US Green Building Council and KPMG named winners of the IMEX 2012 Green Meeting Award

The US Green Building Council (USGBC) was announced as winner of the large meeting category of the IMEX Green Meeting Awards, presented at the IMEX Gala Dinner last night. The Award recognized its Greenbuild International Conference and Expo 2011, making … May 25, 2012
Individual business appointments up 21 percent for 10th IMEX in Frankfurt

Individual business appointments up 21 percent for 10th IMEX in Frankfurt

The 10th anniversary edition of IMEX in Frankfurt, the award-winning trade show for the worldwide meetings, incentive travel, and events industry, closed on a strong note today, with IMEX Group Chairman, Ray Bloom, announcing a 21 percent rise in the … May 24, 2012
New focus and fresh ambition marks out 2012 IMEX Politicians Forum

New focus and fresh ambition marks out 2012 IMEX Politicians Forum

Eighty meetings and events industry leaders from all over the world joined 36 politicians and government officials for the IMEX Politicians Forum yesterday, which took place at the Villa Kennedy (a Rocco Forte Hotel) and also welcomed Sir Rocco Forte … May 24, 2012
New Association Day program hailed great success by over 300 European and global participants

New Association Day program hailed great success by over 300 European and global participants

Over 300 association executives from Europe, North America, South America, and Asia took part in a power-packed day of professional development and networking at yesterday’s 10th IMEX Association Day at the Messe Frankfurt Congress Center. Feedback … May 23, 2012
10th anniversary IMEX opens for bumper week of business, education and networking - combined with air of celebration

10th anniversary IMEX opens for bumper week of business, education and networking - combined with air of celebration

The 10th IMEX in Frankfurt trade show opened today (May 22) at Messe Frankfurt with its traditional focus on generating strong business opportunities for buyers and exhibitors, high-level networking events, and its largest ever professional development … May 23, 2012
Nick de Bois MP confirmed to speak at IMEX in Frankfurt’s10th anniversary

Nick de Bois MP confirmed to speak at IMEX in Frankfurt’s10th anniversary

Nick de Bois, MP, and Chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for Events in the UK, will be this year’s keynote speaker at the IMEX in Frankfurt Opening Ceremony on May 22. The events industry is a subject close to the politician’s heart … March 28, 2012
Sir Rocco Forte to be special guest at IMEX in Frankfurt 10th anniversary Politicians Forum

Sir Rocco Forte to be special guest at IMEX in Frankfurt 10th anniversary Politicians Forum

Sir Rocco Forte will join up to 70 industry leaders and 30 international politicians at the prestigious Rocco Forte Hotel, the Villa Kennedy, for the 10th Politicians Forum at IMEX in Frankfurt on May 22. Forte’s presence, together with that of keynote … March 23, 2012
IMEX in Frankfurt 2012 Wild Card winners announced as Sendai and El Salvador – initiative supported by fresh help from GainingEdge

IMEX in Frankfurt 2012 Wild Card winners announced as Sendai and El Salvador – initiative supported by fresh help from GainingEdge

Sendai in Japan and El Salvador in Central America have both been selected as winners of the IMEX in Frankfurt Wild Card competition for 2012 - the show’s 10th anniversary year. The IMEX Wild Card program offers aspiring entrants into the international … March 22, 2012
IMEX in Frankfurt number 10 – signs strong for a great show to mark anniversary year

IMEX in Frankfurt number 10 – signs strong for a great show to mark anniversary year

Continued strong interest from buyers across Europe and the emerging economies of Brazil, China, and India is fueling demand for places on the sought-after IMEX in Frankfurt hosted buyer program. Exhibitor numbers are set to match or exceed 2011, and … February 14, 2012
Edith Hunzinger, the Seychelles Frankfurt-based Tourist Office Manager, visits the Düsseldorf Carnival Organization as they prepare “royal” visit to the Seychelles

Edith Hunzinger, the Seychelles Frankfurt-based Tourist Office Manager, visits the Düsseldorf Carnival Organization as they prepare “royal” visit to the Seychelles

FRANKFURT/MAIN, Germany — Edith Hunzinger, Regional Manager of the Seychelles Tourist Office in Germany, recently met the “royal couple” of the carnival celebrations in Düsseldorf, where the Seychelles will be featured prominently in this year’s … February 9, 2012
MCI joins IMEX and MPI to support growth of FLFs

MCI joins IMEX and MPI to support growth of FLFs

Leading association management company, MCI, has entered into a new collaboration with the IMEX Group, organizers of worldwide exhibitions for the meetings, events, and incentive travel industry, and MPI (Meeting Professionals International) to support … January 31, 2012
Students invited to get ahead of the pack with new “Power of 10” IMEX essay competition

Students invited to get ahead of the pack with new “Power of 10” IMEX essay competition

Organizers of IMEX in Frankfurt, together with research partners, Fast Future Research, are inviting students from all over the world to enter a prestigious new essay competition as part of its important new “Power of 10” research study. The Power … January 18, 2012
Waste not, want not at IMEX in Frankfurt

Waste not, want not at IMEX in Frankfurt

A campaign to reduce overall waste output from the IMEX in Frankfurt trade show, whether recyclable or not, has seen waste levels reduce significantly over the past 3 years. The total amount of waste generated went down from 167 tons in 2009 to 121 tons … December 21, 2011
IMEX 2011 closes on a high and looks ahead to 10-year anniversary celebrations

IMEX 2011 closes on a high and looks ahead to 10-year anniversary celebrations

The ninth IMEX in Frankfurt closed on a high earlier today when Chairman Ray Bloom announced some important new achievements and record outcomes for the exhibition that represents the worldwide meetings, events, and incentive travel industry. At the show's … May 26, 2011
IMEX 2011 marked by hosted buyer strength, educational excellence and exhibitor diversity

IMEX 2011 marked by hosted buyer strength, educational excellence and exhibitor diversity

Record numbers of association meeting planners from across Europe and the rest of the world met yesterday for the annual IMEX Association Day and Evening, which took place at the Sheraton Hotel and Towers, Frankfurt. The day’s education program had … May 24, 2011
IMEX turns up the green heat with new carbon-free European rail tickets

IMEX turns up the green heat with new carbon-free European rail tickets

A new ticket initiative from German rail company, Deutsche Bahn (DB), and IMEX in Frankfurt will allow the trade show to provide carbon-free train travel to all of its European hosted buyers in 2011. The tickets will be available to all hosted buyers … October 12, 2010
IMEX 2010 opens with intent

IMEX 2010 opens with intent

COUNTDOWN TO BUSINESS STARTS TODAY FRANKFURT, Germany - IMEX opened its doors to an anticipated 3,800 hosted buyers from across Europe and long-haul markets including North America, Russia, China, Brazil, South Africa, India, the Middle East, and Asia … May 25, 2010
IMEX Association Day takes shape for 2010

IMEX Association Day takes shape for 2010

Organizers of the IMEX Association Day 2010 in Frankfurt have announced a diverse and topical program intended to provide association executives with unrivaled educational insight in a day of intensive learning and networking. Association Day 2010 will … November 10, 2009
IMEX Politicians’ Forum demonstrates power of meetings to stimulate economic growth

IMEX Politicians’ Forum demonstrates power of meetings to stimulate economic growth

With financial constraints on the minds of meetings industry pundits and politicians alike, the burning topic at the seventh IMEX Politicians' Forum was the role meetings play in stimulating economic recovery. But the meetings professionals also understood … July 30, 2009
IMEX 2009 set for business

IMEX 2009 set for business

IMEX 2009 has set the stage for visitors and exhibitors to build relationships and conduct increased levels of business when the show opens on May 26 at Messe Frankfurt. Visitors will find an exciting mix of new and established exhibitors showcasing … January 29, 2009
Strong outlook for IMEX proves success of global expansion strategy

Strong outlook for IMEX proves success of global expansion strategy

Strong demand from intermediaries, especially in the US and Middle East, to bring hosted buyers to IMEX 2009, is the clearest endorsement yet of the success of IMEX's long-term strategy to concentrate on global development as a means of fulfilling the … October 24, 2008
Education and encouragement - IMEX Green Awards 2009 now open

Education and encouragement - IMEX Green Awards 2009 now open

Nominations are now being invited for the IMEX Green Awards 2009. The annual awards, which are presented during the international trade show's Gala Dinner in Frankfurt, have become a strong indicator of new trends and developments amongst suppliers and … September 10, 2008
IMEX Politicians Forum shows progress and co-operation are growing

IMEX Politicians Forum shows progress and co-operation are growing

A record 25 politicians attended the sixth IMEX Politicians' Forum in Frankfurt this year, which was marked by high-level representation from the UK, Canada, South Africa and Australia for the first time. A full report of the day's findings and recommendations … August 13, 2008
Mid year marks high point for IMEX

Mid year marks high point for IMEX

With five months to go before its 2008 Frankfurt show, award-winning global meetings and incentive travel exhibition, IMEX, has announced its largest ever exhibitor line-up. The trade show’s hallmark hosted buyer programme is also set for a sizeable … December 3, 2007
IMEX injects fresh format into new Association Day programme

IMEX injects fresh format into new Association Day programme

IMEX has introduced several new and innovative meetings techniques into the programme for its next Association Day, announced today. With help from the World Café and Wiki Workshops, the Association Day (April 21st 2008), which provides a dedicated … October 26, 2007

Hamburg, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt: Schaper Apartments new partner houses of APARTMENTSERVICE

With Schaper Apartments, there are even four new partner houses to be welcomed on the central platform for Serviced Apartments in Germany, www.apartmentservice.de: In Frankfurt and Dusseldorf as well as in two Hamburg locations you will find the comfortable … April 15, 2007



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