BIG+BIH 38th edition, ASEAN’s biggest lifestyle designer product show, has added many new highlights to benefit buyers from worldwide visiting the show and sourcing new products for upcoming festive season.
In its press release, the Department of International Trade Promotion, Thailand’s Ministry of commerce, the show organizer, said many new features and product profiles have been included in the 38th edition of BIG+BIH to be held on October 19-23 at BITEC, Bangkok, Thailand.
DITP said hundreds of new products of latest designs and collections by almost 600 Thais and international exhibitors will be showcased in a special zone to enable buyers to preview and subsequently place orders with exhibitors.
Categorized in eight groups, exhibit products range from gift and premiums, decorative, handicrafts, home textile products, households, toys, Christmas items, candles, stationary and green and eco products, all of which will be exhibited in 1,600 booths covering the whole 40,000 sq.m. space at BITEC.
The show is organized in collaboration with the Thai Lifestyle Products Federation and Design & Objects Association
Another highlight of this edition will be the design furniture, objects and decorative items displayed in the Hospitality Objects Thailand (H.O.T.) zone on 7,000 sqm. space in Hall 106. The H.O.T. zone will specifically serve the booming hospitality businesses looking for design objects/decorative items, i.e. hotels, boutique resorts, spas, themed restaurants, pubs and cafes, cruises, etc.
Buyers/visitors looking for top quality products will also be impressed with the Design Hall where hundreds of selected top quality items of all categories will be displayed for your convenience.
Also featured are 83 outstanding design products receiving Design Excellence Award 2013. Of this, 33 have received a certified G-Mark from Japan as well.
Furthermore, BIG+BIH has also included a full range of products for the growing elder markets, 60 plus. Buyers can view a mock up home, in which all necessary products for different functions be it kitchen, bed room, toilet area available for order placing.
Other highlight exhibitions are products for wedding market, Top of OTOP (top quality lifestyle products from villages throughout Thailand), Thailand Trade Mark (TTM) product zone, Asia Talents product zone (dedicated for designers from Thailand and ASEAN countries to display their work pieces), I+D Style Café (display of a prototype coffee shop for a new modern lifestyle generation.