Paperworld Middle East and Gifts & Lifestyle Middle East, your dedicated dual trade fair for paper, stationery, and office supplies, along with gifts, accents, and lifestyle products, will now take place from 14 - 16 December 2021 at the Dubai World Trade Centre.
This move comes following regular contact with our stakeholders. From the feedback we’ve received, the move to December 2021 is widely supported by our customers, partners and trade associations. Paperworld Middle East, in its 10th edition, and the debut of Gifts & Lifestyle Middle East will now open doors at the same time as the Expo 2020 Dubai – a global mega event that’s expected to attract more than 25 million visitors during its six-month run from October 2021 to April 2022.
Look beyond paper.
Originally scheduled for March 2021, Paperworld Middle East is the largest international trade exhibition for the stationery, paper, gifts and office supplies industry in the Middle East. In its 10th edition, the show will return from 24 – 26 May 2021 at the Dubai World Trade Centre with its full complement of international and local exhibitors, while the first edition of Gifts & Lifestyle Middle East will debut with some of the most innovative design-driven solutions for interior designers, distributors, and retailers of gifts and dining products, as well as finished leather goods.
Messe Frankfurt Middle East exhibitions are organised in compliance with the Dubai World Trade Centre’s ‘Venue Safe’ standards ensuring strict adherence to all safety and hygiene measures. Dubai World Trade Centre is certified with the Bureau Veritas (a world leader in testing, inspection and certification services) SafeGuard Label, which is awarded to a venue only when all requirements of a detailed audit are met.
Interested in exhibiting in 2021?
This is the ideal one-stop platform for professionals and businesses seeking to expand their network, explore opportunities, get updated with the latest trends and solutions while evaluating market trends and sharing expertise.
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Who visits the show
- Distributors of office supplies, stationery, toys & games and gifts
- Retailers & wholesalers, online retailers, department stores and supermarkets
- Specialist retail trade including stationery, gift, hobby, art and book stores
- Schools, universities and educational institutions
- Buyers of corporate gifts, premiums and promotional products
- Office, procurement & purchasing managers of small, medium and large organization’s
Office & Business Solutions
For businesses, small and large, as well as Office Managers that require stationery and office supplies.
School & Creative Solutions
For schools, universities, art studios, kindergartens as well as distributors & wholesalers of school articles and creative materials.
The Green Room
For businesses that are keen to ‘go green’ can explore a broad array of sustainable solutions.
For store managers, distributors, wholesalers looking to source toys, hobbies and baby products to sports equipment or children's furniture.
Gifts & Lifestyle Middle East
For those who are looking to source innovative design-driven solutions, finished leather goods or dining products.
“I own a distribution company in East Africa where I distribute Calidad inks and toners, I’ve been coming here for the last 5 years. I came to look for toner and paper as there is a very big market in Africa for these products.”