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What is “DESIGN TOKYO”?

DESIGN TOKYO is Japan’s leading trade fair for “marketable” design products. Only the products which passed a screening by a committee will be showcased.

The show attracts key buyers coming in flocks to find new vendors and see what’s fresh in the design and lifestyle fields.

Come and display your stylish and fashionable products. DESIGN TOKYO provides the opportunity to enter the design conscious market, Japan. 

Exhibition Title: 10th DESIGN TOKYO - TOKYO DESIGN PRODUCTS FAIR

Dates: June 26 (Wed) - 28 (Fri), 2019

Venue: Tokyo Big Sight (Tokyo International Exhibition Center)

Organised by: Reed Exhibitions Japan Ltd.

 

Screening Policies

 
In order to respect the concept of the show and to maintain high quality of exhibits, DESIGN TOKYO establishes the Screening Committee,

composed of specialists working in the design/interior industry, and only those who are approved will be able to exhibit at DESIGN TOKYO.

Judges(Titles omitted, not in particular order)

Paul Galloway

Collection Specialist,

Architecture & Design,

MoMA - The Museum of Modern Art

Kazuo Kawasaki

Ph.D., Design Director /

Professor Emeritus,

Osaka University and Nagoya City University

Fumio Takashima

President and Chief Executive Officer

Francfranc Corp.

 

Tomomi Nagayama

Interior Stylist

Styling for “Casa BRUTUS”, “ELLE DECO”, etc.

Yasumichi Morita

Designer / CEO of GLAMOROUS co.,ltd.

 

Exhibit Profile

Interior

Lighting / Fabrics / Clocks / Furniture / Home appliances / Photo frames / Flower vases etc.

Fashion

Bags / Fashion Accessories / Shoes / Fashion Jewellery / Watches etc.

Textile

Bedclothes / Curtain / Carpets / Window shade / Floor mats / Towels etc.

Dining

Glasses / Potteries / Cutlery / Pans / Cutting knives / Kitchen appliances etc.

Decoration

Wallpaper / Wall decoration / Tapestries / Partitions / Decorative accessories etc.

Baby & Kids

Toys / Clothing / Furniture / Bedclothes etc.

Gift

Candles / Fragrances / Stationery / Household goods etc.

Outdoor

Living  Furniture / Gardening products / Lighting etc.

Special Exhibit Zone

Aroma & Fragrance Zone

Candles, Aroma lights, Deodorants, Aroma diffusers, Detergents, Perfumes, etc.

Interior accessories Zone
Lightings, Furniture, Photo frames, Fabrics, Home appliances, Flower bases, etc.

JAPAN NOW!
An area disseminating “Japanese Design Products” to Japan & the world.

Visitor Profile

Retailers
Design stores / Specialty stores / Interior shops / Department stores / Lifestyle shops / Gift shops / Museum shops, etc.


Importers / Exporters / Distributors / Hotels/Restaurants / Interior coordinators / Manufacturers / Publications / Media / Advertising agents / Developers / Architect offices

Previous Show Highlight

Visitor Count

*Please contact Show Management to find the Visitor Count of the previous show (2018).

Ribbon-Cutting Dignitaries

DESIGN TOKYO is a part of LIFESTYLE EXPO TOKYO [ June]

LIFESTYLE EXPO TOKYO (formerly known as GIFTEX TOKYO) is Japan's leading trade fair for gift items, lifestyle products, stationery, interior and home decoration, tableware & kitchenware, fashion accessories, health & beauty products and babies & kids' items.

Concurrent Show

ISOT is Japan's largest stationery & office products trade fair.
It is the best place for importers, retailers and wholesalers to source new products.

Organiser

Organised by Reed Exhibitions Japan Ltd.

Japan's Largest Trade Show Organiser

Reed Exhibitions Japan organises 231 trade shows a year at large exhibition halls such as Tokyo Big Sight, Makuhari Messe and Intex Osaka across a wide variety of 62 industries including jewellery, fashion, gift items, electronics, energy, IT, cosmetics and medical. Please visit the Reed Exhibitions Japan website for details of 231 trade shows of 62 industries annually organised by Reed Exhibitions Japan.

Admission fee: JPY 5,000/person without this ticket. Those under the age of 18 are not permitted to enter.