Home / Press & Media /

Exhibition News

Exhibition News Thursday 12th of May 2022
opti 2022: Prize-Worthy Independent Design

A dozen young designers will be showing their new interpretation of spectacles at opti from 13 to 15 May 2022, and will thus be competing to win the first opti BOX AWARD. The criteria are design, sustainability, functionality, technology and marketing…

Exhibition News Wednesday 11th of May 2022
Opti-Munich – Eyewear variations

A recurring comment these past weeks from exhibitors and visitors after the return of optical shows has been the pleasure people felt in participating in a fair, and to see friends and business acquaintances again. The delight can continue this weeken…

Exhibition News Tuesday 10th of May 2022
100% Grown Up – 100% Optical

One of the last things I did before the COVID lockdown of 2020 was travel to London to attend 100% Optical, the newer of the two major U.K. optical trade shows at the time. The trade show was filled with a lot of familiar brands in mostly smaller-size…

Exhibition News Thursday 5th of May 2022
MIDO 2022 BEYOND THE EXPECTATIONS SEE YOU IN 2023, ON FEBRUARY 4-6

Milan, May 3, 2022 - The 50th edition of MIDO came to an end yesterday amid enthusiasm and optimism. The appointment for all industry professionals is for next year, February 4-6, 2023, once again at Fiera Milano Rho.Plenty of innovations and a variet…

Exhibition News Monday 25th of April 2022
Blackfin – New Spring Summer 2022 Sun Collection

The ideal fusion of design and functionality, the new Blackfin spring/summer 2022 sunglasses collection is shaped by titanium, the brand’s core material, and processed ultra-thin but with impressive proportions.The new styles include classic and mode…

Exhibition News Thursday 14th of April 2022
Euroinsights – 100% Optical London Showtime

After a long hiatus with a lingering pandemic, 100% Optical is excited to welcome visitors to London Excel from 23-25 April. British and international brands will present their latest collections, and visitors anticipate the pleasure of connecting wit…

Exhibition News Tuesday 29th of March 2022
Copenhagen Specs Successfully Kicks Off Optics And Eyewear Events For 2022

Forced to cancel the 2020 edition the day before its opening, Copenhagen Specs re-opened its doors on March 5th, to rekindle the independent eyewear business in Northern Europe. Its usual setting “Lokomotivvrkstedet” – the centennial train repair b…

Exhibition News Tuesday 22nd of March 2022
MIDO 2022: 630 Exhibitors Arriving From 45 Countries

From April 30 to May 2, 630 exhibitors from 45 countries will be at MIDO to showcase their collections and products before an audience of Italian and international buyers, opticians, designers, and journalists.“After two years of pandemic and in ligh…

Exhibition News Monday 21st of March 2022
WestGroupe Launches KLiiK denmark 2022 Visual Campaign

KLiiK denmark K715 & K711KLiiK’s 2022 visual campaign is inspired by the stark, rugged beauty of the Scandinavian landscape. The Fire and Stone visual campaign highlights the simplicity and beauty of natural elements contrasted with pops of Klii…

Exhibition News Wednesday 2nd of March 2022
VisionPlus EXPO 2022: Bigger And Better in Dubai

VisionPlus EXPO 2022 invites the optical world to come to Dubai for a true celebration of eyewear. The maiden edition of VisionPlus EXPO established Dubai as a new destination for eyewear shows. It was among the few successful trade shows for the opti…

Exhibition News Tuesday 1st of March 2022
HotPostponement Announcement

AnnouncementWe have postponed the 20th of the China Wenzhou Int l Optics Fair. Following the Governments latest regulation on group gathering prohibition and the growing concerns of the pandemic, we have taken the difficult decision to postpone China …

Exhibition News Monday 17th of January 2022
opti 2023: return to January, return to Munich

Turbulent times also offer potential in the form of new opportunities in national and international trade fair calendars. And so, after being postponed for coronavirus-related reasons until May (13 to 15 May 2022, Fairground Munich), opti will return …

Exhibition News Tuesday 11th of January 2022
MIDO 2022, BACK TO THE ORIGINS

MIDO 2022, BACK TO THE ORIGINS: NEW DATES - FROM 30 APRIL TO 2 MAY - TO GUARANTEE THE BEST BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES FOR EXHIBITORS AND VISITORS Milan, 7 January 2022. MIDO 2022 goes back to the origins, taking place from Saturday 30 April to Monday 2 Ma…

Exhibition News Monday 20th of December 2021
Vision Expo Global Talent Search

The organizers of Vision Expo, The Vision Council, and RX, recently announced that applications are now being accepted for the second annual Vision Expo Global Talent Search, supported by the eyewear designers of the Council of Fashion Designers of Am…

Exhibition News Friday 17th of December 2021
The leading global eyewear trade show will be held in-person at Fiera Milano Rho

TWO MONTHS UNTIL MIDO:“WORK CONTINUES AS WE PREPARE TO WELCOMEEXHIBITORS AND VISITORS IN THE UTMOST SAFETY”The leading global eyewear trade show will be held in-person atFiera Milano Rho, February 12-14, 2022. SMilan, 14 December 2021. Safety measur…

Exhibition News Monday 29th of November 2021
opti 2022: Moved To May

The international trade show for optics & design, which was planned for 14 to 16 January 2022 at the Fairground Munich, will not take place at the beginning of the year. Uncontrolled rapidly increasing infection rates in the coronavirus pandemic, …

Exhibition News Tuesday 23rd of November 2021
WOF 2021-Post Show Report

WOF 2021 - Stay Connected Post Show ReportAfter three packed days, the 19th China Wenzhou Inlt Optics Fair (WOF 2021 for short) came to a successful close at China Wenzhou International Convention & Exhibition Center on November 5-7. WOF 2021 has…

Exhibition News Monday 15th of November 2021
100% Optical Announces Expansive Education Program

100% Optical has announced the launch of its wide-ranging 2022 education program, with the first phase of priority bookings for Association of Optometrists (AOP) members. In collaboration with the AOP, the event’s longstanding education partner, 100%…

Exhibition News Tuesday 19th of October 2021
opti will remain opti: focusing on the essentials

Munich as a trade show location offers security and normality with its infrastructure and well-known facilities. For its part, opti has always been known for its clear hall structure enabling easy orientation and efficient trade show visits. From 14 t…

Exhibition News Friday 15th of October 2021
First half of 2021 eyewear DATA: FORECAST improved, approaching 2019 levels

The first half of 2021 has raised the confidence of Italian eyewear players: ANFAO data from the January-June period improve expectations and anticipate a complete return to 2019 levels as early as year’s end. Key features: - Above all optical fr…