The January 2017 edition saw an increase in the number of visitors, the return of overseas exports and a majority of foreign exhibitors, including ones from Southern Europe. These results tend to indicate a noticeable recovery in the lifestyle, interiors and design sectors.
MAISON&OBJET PARIS now offers a clearer perspective of three main areas: MAISON and its wide range of interior decoration, organised into different worlds; OBJET, the show’s concept store, ideal for retailers; and finally INFLUENCES and its unique itinerary. A new offer that has been created to facilitate communication and the unearthing of new products. September 2016 marks a major wing of this transformation with the establishment of MOM/MAISON&OBJET AND MORE, the new M&O digital platform allowing exhibitors to present their collections in a privileged way to buyers, architects, interior designers and product designers alike. By giving interior decoration, design and lifestyle professionals the opportunity to share continuously online, MAISON&OBJET now keeps its worldwide community abuzz all year round.
Welcome to the MAISON&OBJET community that brings you a global experience encompassing the latest products, the brightest creatives, indispensable workshops and inspirations – a flux of energy and talent for five whole days! Deux fois par an, A true sensorial experience that analyses the emotional, the creative and the commercial aspects of the sectors making up home decor, design and lifestyle. Meet the major players, find innovative solutions, learn from industry experts. Discover the show and rediscover it all year round with MOM, the digital platform created specifically for you.
The Salone Internazionale del Mobile was founded in 1961 as a vehicle for promoting Italian furniture and furnishings exports and soon became the most keenly awaited event in the world of furniture. Salone del Mobile.Milano at the centre of the creative world “A stand-alone moment at which culture and industry become an international benchmark and an exemplary model for an Italy that works. It’s been an exciting week, full of positivity and enthusiasm from the companies, which showed themselves off to best advantage, from the creative genius displayed by the architects and designers and from the huge numbers of visitors who flocked to Milan to check out the latest innovations at the Salone and experience the buzz of the city”, said Claudio Luti, President of the Salone del Mobile, as the event closed. 343.602 attendees in 6 days from 165 countries. This last edition marked the 20th anniversary of SaloneSatellite, in which more than 650 designers and 16 design schools took part, further celebrated by a special exhibition at the Fabbrica del Vapore, which runs until 25th April. The next edition of the Salone, along with the biennial Bathroom, Kitchen and FTK (Technology For the Kitchen) exhibitions, will be held from 17th to 22nd April 2018, in Milan.