Preview: EuroShop 08
The GS1 Germany joint presentation at Euroshop will spotlight cutting-edge EPC/RFID technologies for the efficient management of sales areas and optimisation of retail industry logistics processes. In addition, an EPC/RFID-controlled store system will be unveiled that operates without the need for shop assistants.
One of the main topics at the upcoming event will be digital in-store media, which have made major inroads into retail. In Hall 5, a special area, the ‘Digital Signage Plaza’ will be dedicated to the subject. Here, POPAI - hf media & events’ partner for DIGITAL SIGNAGE EXPO 2008 - will present a concentrated overview of the latest developments and innovations in all aspects of digital POS media.
A special ‘Materialzone’ presentation will be celebrating its debut at EuroShop 2008, coordinated and presented by Material ConneXion Cologne. Taking up a central position in Hall 7.0, producers of materials and products will unveil innovative materials, forward-looking manufacturing processes and creative applications catering especially to retailers. The Materialzone will spotlight four focal themes – emotion, safety, functionality and sustainability.
Euroshop 2008 will welcome trade visitors to Halls 3–17 (excluding Hall 8) of the Düsseldorf Trade Fair Centre daily between 10am and 6pm from Saturday, 23 February to Wednesday, 27 February 2008. Admission tickets entitle holders to travel free of charge to and from the fair on public transport services within the Rhine-Ruhr and Rhine-Sieg Regional Transport Networks (VRR and VRS).
Tuesday, February 5, 2008