Two European trade fair organizer announced last week that they are postponing their event as a result of the coronavirus.
Salone Del Mobile, Eurocucina in Milan, Italy and HOLZ-HANDWERK and FENSTERBAU FRONTALE in Nuremberg, Germany have been postponed to address the increased spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) and corresponding feedback from customers and industry representatives.
HOLZ-HANDWERK and FENSTERBAU FRONTALE will not take place as originally planned March 18-21, but have been postponed to June 16-19.
"In view of the increasing spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) and taking into account the principles for risk assessment of major events adopted by the crisis management group of the German government and the current recommendation of the Bavarian State Government for international exhibitions, VDMA Woodworking Machinery and NürnbergMesse have decided to postpone HOLZ-HANDWERK and FENSTERBAU FRONTALE," organizers said.
In Italy, the upcoming edition of the Salone del Mobile.Milan and EuroCucina has been postponed to June 16-21.