Paperworld Middle East brings together world-renowned brands, regional players and promising innovators for an exciting three-day showcase featuring products ranging from office and school supplies to festive decorations and brandable merchandise.
Connect with leading manufacturers and suppliers, discover the latest trends and canvas an exciting variety of creative solutions for your marketing and office needs. In addition to a dedicated segment for corporate gifts and premiums, Paperworld Middle East is also home to the region’s leading platform for children’s toys and games, Playworld Village (formerly Playworld Middle East). Visitors can also explore a unique variety of leather goods at the co-located show, Leatherworld Middle East.
Who should visit Paperworld Middle East?
Store & Online Retailers
From large department stores, hypermarkets and supermarkets, to grocery stores, online retailers, specialist retailers like bookshops, office supplies and stationery shops, hobby stores, DIY and arts & crafts stores and toy stores
Wholesalers & Distributors
Wholesalers, distributors and traders of office supplies, stationery, gifts, toys and games
Corporations & Commercial End-Users
Organisations and company's of all kinds, from small and medium sized businesses with basic office needs, to large multi-national organisations requiring extensive office supplies
Schools & Educational Institutes
Schools, universities, colleges, learning institutes, kindergartens, childcare centres, and all other types of educational institutes
Buyers of Corporate Gifts
Government entities, banks, insurance and pharmaceutical companies, agencies requiring branded or high event gifts for their clients, as well as those from the hospitality industry, whether suppliers, hotels themselves or guest relations managers
Toys, Baby & Kids Stores
Toy stores, hypermarkets and department stores selling children's toys, baby lifestyle and early childhood stores, kindergartens and nurseries
Who should visit Leatherworld Middle East?
If you’re in the business of impressing consumers with your range and style, you have to be here. A plethora of quality finished leather goods and bespoke marvels await you.
- Buyers and Dealers of finished leather goods
- Retailers & Boutique stores for fashion, shoes and finished leather goods
- Wholesalers & Distributors of finished leather products
- Fashion designers & Shoe designers
"I’ve attended Paperworld Middle East several times and I’m trialling the entrepreneurial world running a freelance business. I was looking for material and papers for creating handmade gifts, and met a lot of exhibitors with new decorations and party products. The innovation, creativity, and new toys on show were the most beneficial aspects of attending the show.”
Everything for the workplace in one place
The range of products available in the ‘Office Supplies’ section is truly comprehensive and includes office equipment, paper shredders, engraving machines, presentation aids, organisational aids (including organisers & timers), mailing stationery, adhesives, stamping, office accessories, and writing & drawing utensils.
Products and solutions that pass with flying colours
The suppliers in the ‘School Articles’ section have done their homework and provide an impressive range of products and solutions that include writing utensils, drawing materials, exercise books, blocks, folders, school bags, cases and educational toys. Straight A's guaranteed.
Sheet solutions for every office need
For an impeccable finish that suits the purpose of all your written communication, head to the ‘Office Paper section’ where suppliers of inkjet, laser, copy, letter, transparency paper, envelopes as well as covering materials for files/books/calendars and other packaging will address your every need.
Experience the joy of giving
From gadgets and branded office supplies to luxury handcrafted items, explore an aesthetically superior array of gift articles and corporate gifts alike. products include corporate gifts, decorative items, eco-friendly products, electronic gifts, fashion accessories, general gifts, giftware, handicraft gifts, leather gifts, luxury and high-end gifts, medals and trophies, porcelain gifts, premiums, promotional products, souvenirs, table-top gifts, travel and luggage, watches, clocks and more.
Colourful impressions and technological solutions
The ‘Printers, Computers & Multimedia’ section showcases the latest technologies that will help businesses enhance their performance. Products include: Laser and Ink Jet Printers, Scanners, copiers, inks, toners, ribbons, labels, software, data storage products, computer accessories, 3D printers and scanners.
Where inspiration takes flight
Decorative crafts, graphic and artists’ requisites, handicrafts, textile design and hobby crafts, acrylic paint, oil colours, water colours, pastels, chalks, palettes and knives, paint brushes, easels, canvases, board and other artists’ paper.
Giving print cartridges a new lease of life
Remanexpo Middle East is a unique area that features suppliers of remanufactured printer consumables, IT accessories and other sustainable products, allowing your business to save money and reduce your carbon footprint at the same time!
Some of the Product Groups are:
Gift paper, ribbons, bows, gift labels and cardboard products e.g. gift boxes and bags.
It’s time for a celebration
All festive occasions are matched with creative decorations and gifts in our ‘Party & Festive Articles’ section so your business can get ready to celebrate in style! Products include seasonal decoration for religious/national holidays and festivals and decorations and disposable tableware for parties and festivals.
From the absorbent to the alluring
Napkins and decorative transparency paper, paper napkins and tablecloths
Serious fun for the little ones
A dedicated section for children's toys. Products include Baby and Infant Toys & Equipment¸ Pre-school educational toys and games, Children’s clothing and accessories, Furniture, Toys and Games, Bicycles, outdoor play and sports, Equipment, Dolls, Models and Electronic toys and computer games.
Sustained growth expected for UAE’s writing instruments market; estimated to be worth $147.9 million in 2022. Global exhibitors at Paperworld Middle East continue to entice buyers with products dedicated to regional preferences.
MORE THAN PAPER.
Check out the show highlights
Facts and figures
Download the post show report
- 2018 Post Show Report (pdf, 2 MB)
About Messe Frankfurt
Background information on Messe Frankfurt
Messe Frankfurt is the world’s largest trade fair, congress and event organiser with its own exhibition grounds. With more than 2,400 employees at 30 locations, the company generates annual sales of around €669 million. Thanks to its far-reaching ties with the relevant sectors and to its international sales network, the Group looks after the business interests of its customers effectively. A comprehensive range of services – both onsite and online – ensures that customers worldwide enjoy consistently high quality and flexibility when planning, organising and running their events. The wide range of services includes renting exhibition grounds, trade fair construction and marketing, personnel and food services. With its headquarters in Frankfurt am Main, the company is owned by the City of Frankfurt (60 percent) and the State of Hesse (40 percent).
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About Messe Frankfurt Middle East GmbH
Messe Frankfurt Middle East’s portfolio of 16 exhibitions includes Automechanika Dubai, Automechanika Jeddah, Automechanika Riyadh, Beautyworld Middle East, Beautyworld Saudi Arabia, Hardware + Tools Middle East, Intersec, Intersec Saudi Arabia, Leatherworld Middle East, Light Middle East, Materials Handling Middle East, Materials Handling Saudi Arabia, Middle East Cleaning Technology Week, Paperworld Middle East, Prolight + Sound Middle East, SPS Automation Middle East, The subsidiary also organises a series of conferences and seminars including the Worker Health Protection Conference, the Business in Beauty Summit, Think Light, and the International Conference on Future Mobility. For more information, please visit our website at www.messefrankfurtme.com