supporting members

The Melalux Light Institute is a leading center for research into the effects of light on humans and animals. Our institute is dedicated to researching the biological, physiological and psychological effects of light on people in all phases of life and the consequences of light pollution.

We bring industry and science together to develop customized lighting concepts and product benefits that take into account the different needs of people in different life situations - from pregnancy, babies and children to people at work, bedridden people, senior citizens and athletes.

Your partner for customized small furniture and furnishing of objects

The range of services offered by AI SEN Consulting GmbH includes the manufacture, transportation and distribution of small items of indoor furniture as well as the production of customized furniture, the furnishing of objects and the creation of computer-generated photorealistic images. For years, our company has also been working successfully with various producers from Europe and Asia.

In close cooperation with our customers, we create individual pieces of furniture and furnishing concepts that are precisely tailored to their needs. We use high-quality materials to ensure high quality and durability.

arcade is the interior design magazine for the premium design segment. With an unusual layout in XXL format, the magazine presents everything to do with interior design six times a year.

arcade aims to cover the entire upmarket interior design sector - including furniture and office furniture, floor coverings, textiles, wallpaper, surfaces, lighting, building technology, healthcare and bathroom solutions as well as outdoor furniture. With this overarching concept, arcade has created a genre that views design as a key competitive factor.

The B2B magazine reaches decision-makers in the upmarket furniture and office furnishings trade and the furniture industry, architects, interior designers, planners and contract and interior decorators in Germany and other German-speaking countries.

Regional entrepreneurs' association of the district of Herford with about 400 members

As a trade fair organiser, Koelnmesse GmbH stands for innovative and internationally important trade fairs in Germany. What characterises us? The high level of expertise, passionate commitment and absolute customer-orientation of each individual. As a renowned and experienced trade fair organiser, we work together continuously for the ongoing success and progress of Koelnmesse.



interzum is the world's leading trade fair for furniture production and interior design. This is where the most important business is done and the impulses for the global furniture supply industry are set. Decision-makers, opinion leaders, multipliers and trendsetters from all over the world come here. They find out about innovations in the industry and make new contacts - if you want to do really good business, you can't avoid Cologne.



ORGATEC in Cologne is the world's leading trade fair for „the future of work“. This is where the course for the future is set and impetus is provide to all those involved in the market for office and contract furnishings and fittings.


imm cologne

The imm cologne presents the international world of furnishings in a comprehensive, compact and structured way. The enormous breadth and depth of the range on offer are combined with high standards of product presentation. The imm cologne offers upcoming designers an effective platform. The trade public appreciates its distinctly business-like atmosphere and its high standards of service and organisation. In close association with an extensive off-programme in the city of Cologne, the trade fair is the centre of the international furnishing and design world for one week.


"möbel kultur" is the B2B network of the furnishing industry - consisting of a magazine, website, newsletters, events and presence on the relevant social media channels, in particular with a business community on Linkedin. With its homepage, "möbel kultur" is the leader in terms of reach.

Our network consists of the affiliated companies of the major furniture retail groups, non-association players, franchise concepts, online retailers, producers from the furniture, kitchen and office furniture industry, manufacturers, importers and trade fair companies.

The print magazine was first published in 1949 and has been the media anchor of the furniture industry ever since.

Since its foundation in 1918, the Japanese multinational Nitto Denko Corporation has swiftly identified market needs and based on its key technologies, such as adhesives and coating, the company has conducted business globally across various industries including electronics, automotive, housing, infrastructure, environmental, and medical.

In the EMEA region (Europe, Middle East and Africa), the Nitto Group has two manufacturing sites with own development activities and four material handling sites. The group manufactures and converts products like sealing materials, reinforcing and damping materials, various kinds of industrial adhesive tapes such as double-sided tapes, surface protection tapes and electrical insulation tapes which are used in markets such as automotive, electronics, furniture, paper production, aerospace and metal processing, Furniture but has also a strong foothold in the hygiene market with materials for the diaper industry.

The Nitto Group realized a turnover of 358 million euro with 1571 employees in 2014-2015 in the EMEA region.

In 2018, Nitto Denko Corporation has celebrated its 100th anniversary.

Proclaiming “Innovation for Customers” as the brand slogan, the group aims to become a one hundred-year-old company that continues to grow globally and creates value for its customers with new ideas.

Regional entrepreneurs' association with 4.000 member companies (wood joineries, specialists in interior furnishing, shopfitters and furniture suppliers)

Single-source services for the wood, plastics and furniture industries - More than 400 member companies trust in our federation centre at Herford in the heart of the sector