Facts & figures

Trade fair
imm cologne
The international interiors show
Date of the event 16 - 22 January 2017
Organizer Koelnmesse GmbH, Cologne
Frequency annual
Conceptual sponsor Verband der Deutschen Möbelindustrie e.V. (Association of the German Furniture Industry)
Flutgraben 2, 53604 Bad Honnef
Venue Koelnmesse GmbH, Cologne
Halls 2, 3, 5.1, 6 - 11
imm cologne 2017 presents LivingKitchen® -
The international kitchen show
Halls 4 + 5.2
Opening times
Monday, 16.01. to
Saturday 21.01.2017
Sunday, 22.01.2017

Monday, 16.01. to
Saturday 21.01.2017
Sunday, 22.01.2017

From Friday, 20.01.2017

daily from 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.


daily from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Also open to end consumers
Participation fee price/sqm

For registration received:
by 31 January 2016: EUR 175.00 per sqm
by 30 April 2016: EUR 185.00 per sqm
from 1 May 2016: EUR 195.00 per sqm
Minimum stand size 12 sqm
Trade fair profile The imm cologne is the most important furnishing show in the world's most important furnishing market. Right at the start of every year, it presents the new international furniture and interior trends and surprises visitors with numerous market-ready innovations. The huge depth and breadth of what's on show is combined with high standards of product presentation. The imm cologne also provides an effective platform for up-and-coming designers. Trade visitors appreciate its distinct business atmosphere and high standards of service and organisation. The days on which the fair is open to the general public give exhibitors ample opportunity to conduct product and market tests and allow consumers to gather information and ideas for future purchases. For one week in January and in close association with an extensive programme of events in the city of Cologne, it is the epicentre of the international furnishing and design world.
Target groups


  • International suppliers of living room, bedroom and bathroom furniture, mattresses and sleep systems.
  • International suppliers of home textiles, wall coverings, floor coverings, lighting, accessories as well as bathroom fixtures and fittings
  • Suppliers of furnishing products for the contract business
Visitors: Every type of furniture and furnishing specialist trade, specialist bed retailers, interior designers, architects, designers, planners, joiners, carpenters, interior decorators
Product groups

Global Lifestyles

Living-room and bedroom furniture from around the world
Prime Modern living-room and bedroom furniture, solid wood furniture, children´s furniture, tables, chairs,dining rooms, period furniture and reproduction
Comfort Upholstered furniture – suites, armchairs, divans, sofas, sofa beds
Smart Contemporary young living, ready-to-assemble furniture, bedroom furniture, children´s furniture, selection of associated products/furnishing accessories
Sleep Mattresses and sleep systems (adjustable beds, memory-foam mattresses), box spring beds, waterbeds, bedding, bed linen and accessories
Pure Holistic living philosophies from the big-name design brands
Pure Editions Innovative interior design: Labs, schools, network, Pure Talents Contest
Pure Textiles Interior design with textiles by leading brands
Pure Talents Experimental design: Labs, schools, networks, Pure Talents Contest
Registration for the imm cologne

Registration occurs by the official registration documents. Those are available at www.imm-cologne.com .
Interested parties are requested to send to the marketing team a brochure or images of the products they would like to display.

Registration deadlines: For the deadlines, please see the information provided on stand rental fees.
Special admission procedure for Pure, Pure Platforms, Pure Editions For stand placement in this product segment, exhibitors must enter a special application. Additional information can be obtained from: y.mueller@koelnmesse.de .
Results of 2016
incl. LivingInteriors
1.185* Exhibitors (incl. additional represented companies)
230.000* sqm, 8 halls
80.000* Trade Visitors from 128 countries
* preliminary results
Website www.imm-cologne.com
Project Management Uwe Deitersen