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Press Release - August 28th, 2017

Hookah and vapor lifestyle expo coming to New York City on December 16th & 17th 2017 for the first time in the U.S.

New York City, NY – August 28th, 2017.

Messe Stuttgart Inc., the American subsidiary of Landesmesse Stuttgart, and the event company Projekt 20drei10 GmbH are launching a trade show for vapor and hookah products gathering the entire community in the New York tristate area. The “HookahFair meets VaporFair” show will be held for the first time in the U.S. at the Resorts World Casino in New York City on December 16th & 17th 2017.

“We are expanding the portfolio of Messe Stuttgart in the USA with this exciting new lifestyle show. Our expertise in the American trade show industry coupled with the professionalcompetence of our partner is a promising combination” said Dr. Corinna Basler, Vice President of Messe Stuttgart, Inc. With more than 20,000 visitors and 200 exhibitors from 74 countries at the show in Frankfurt, The HookahFair meets VaporFair has long established itself as the world’s premier expo for hookah and vape lifestyle. The show is open to the public and integrates B2B and B2C opportunities. “Our first expo took place in Germany in 2013 and we are now exporting it worldwide, starting with New York City. The show is a great occasion for brands, distributors, and customers to meet and take the pulse of the market.” continued Aytac B. Leyla, CEO of Projekt 20drei10 GmbH.

The expo has become a landmark for major distributors, as well as a must-attend event for vape consumers and trade visitors. The show will offer attendees the opportunity to sample a wide variety of the latest products on the market and learn about new trends in the industry. Attendees will also have a chance to meet our show ambassador Miss Vapor 2017 who will host exclusively the Miss VaporFair NYC crowning on the second day of the expo. Influencers, as well as regional advocates will lead a discussion panel about the latest FDA updates to the vaping and hookah community. Follow HookahFair and VaporFair on social media or visit the expo’s official websites for more details about this exciting new show.

Press Release - May 5th, 2017

Full steam ahead into the USA

Messe Stuttgart Inc. expanding its trade show and exhibition portfolio in cooperation with Projekt 20drei10 GmbH / HookahFair meets VaporFair in New York in December 2017

Messe Stuttgart Inc., the American subsidiary of Messe Stuttgart, and the event company Projekt 20drei10 GmbH are increasing the number of trade shows in the USA with an event for water pipes and e-cigarettes. The “HookahFair meets VaporFair“ will be held for the first time at the Resorts World Casino in New York City on 16 and 17 December 2017. “We are expanding the portfolio of Messe Stuttgart in the USA with this new expo. Our expertise in the American trade show industry coupled with the professional competence of our partner is a promising combination,” said Dr. Corinna Basler, Vice President of Messe Stuttgart, Inc.

The partner Projekt 20drei10 (P13) has already been successfully staging the “ShishaMesse meets VaporFair“ in Frankfurt since 2013. Just like its German counterpart, the event in New York will combine the water pipe section containing a range of shishas, shisha tobacco, charcoal and accessories with the world of e-cigarettes which including vaporisers, liquids and corresponding requisites. Mr. Engin B. Leyla from P13: “We are looking forward to the new challenge and are delighted to have found in Messe Stuttgart an efficient and renowned partner for the USA. We both have great plans for the future and want to set new standards throughout the country.”

The offshoot in the USA is based on the successful event in Frankfurt. The two-day event will provide both trade visitors and end users with an opportunity to exchange professional experiences and observe the market. One of the event highlights will be the crowning of Miss VaporFair New York City. Over 200 national and international brands were presented at “ShishaMesse meets VaporFair“ in Frankfurt in 2016. Over 15,600 visitors from 74 countries represented a new visitor record for this still young event. In addition to the event in Frankfurt from 28 to 30 April 2017, a trade fair is also scheduled to take place in Berlin in October 2017.

Messe Stuttgart Inc. has been operating in the USA since August 2013 and runs with the Green Festivals a series of events in the field of sustainability for the public and trade-visitors in Washington, New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Fort Lauderdale.