Choreographed particularly for a wide spectrum of commercial space, covering hotel, mall, restaurant, office building and hospital, the platform has been the first of its kind in China to present one-stop purchasing solutions. Positioned as a large professional fair, it brings together A-Z products, services and solutions that are clean, green, smart or leisure for such fields as building and decoration, engineering and design, space and furnishing, furniture and lighting, soft decoration and light fixtures. The Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC) in every April now becomes the most significant trade platform for hotel and other commercial space.
Commercial innovation is now also in full swing, powered by a g rowing leisure economy in the wake of favourable national policies. Built or under planning, numerous new resort hotels, featured B&Bs, and major complexes spring up like mushrooms. Expo Furniture and Deco for Commercial Properties and Hotels, an extensi on of Hotelex， will be completely upgraded with a floor area of 200,000m2. It will have three major themes (World of Retail, Commercial Properties, Boat & Leisure
) and 16 special zones in next years. Manufacturers of fabric and textile, room supplies and IT/security protection will join the expo, completing a total solution for commercial properties (hotel, restaurant, mall, etc.), including products, service and solutions from building & decoration, engineering & design, to furniture & lighting, space & furnishing, and retail and franchise chain.
Review of the year 2017
During April 26-29, 2017, Shanghai Hotel Engineering and Commercial Space Exhibition Series (Hotel Plus) debuted at SNIEC, and over 2,000 exhibitors gathered together in17 exhibition halls of more than 200,000 m2. The exhibition has welcomed 136,622 person visits of professional visitors from 95 countries and regions in four days.