There are over 1,200 brands arriving from 34 countries who will exhibit at Vicenzaoro September 2023 – VOS, from 8 to 12 September in the Vicenza exhibition center. The international exhibition organized by Italian Exhibition Group brings together the entire gold and jewelery supply chain.
A sector that recorded an 11.3% increase in turnover in the first quarter of this year, compared to the same period of 2022, driven by exports. Industrial production in positive territory (+2.3%) unlike other Made in Italy manufacturing sectors which show a decline (data processed by the Confindustria Moda Study Center for Federorafi).
Vicenzaoro September 2023: an increasingly global event
Germany, Turkey, China, India and Thailand are the countries most represented by exhibiting brands from abroad, which cover around 40% of the exhibition offering.
Made in Italy will be represented by all the main districts – Arezzo, Vicenza, Valenza and Campania – which will enhance the excellence of products and services.
The business matching of the 400 foreign buyers involved in the incoming program activated with the support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation and the ICE Agency, arriving from all over the world and in particular from the USA, will focus on these “local” excellences , United Arab Emirates, Israel, China and ASEAN countries.
The offer of the Time area is expanding
Also in this edition of Vicenzaoro September 2023 there will be over 40 exhibitors including brands, emerging microbrands, private label producers and accessories, representing the Time community for watchmaking with multi-channel distribution, inaugurated in January.
An offer that grows and consolidates in the B2B of the Jewelery Boutique Show, a leading event in Europe. At the fair, the area dedicated to Time (pavilion 1) will see the confirmed presence of established Italian wristwatch brands such as Locman and U-Boat, and German ones such as Mühle-Glashütte and Junghans. Among the emerging brands, Italian micro-brands and high-potential start-ups from the selection signed by Watches of Italy, which returns even richer, Venezianico, Out of Order and Fathers. Also present were France with Herbelin and Switzerland with the emerging Bomberg. To complete the offer, numerous new proposals from consolidated and non-established brands in B2B distribution, private label manufacturers and accessories, including Wolf.
Special projects and exhibitions
Meanwhile, already at the end of August, Vicenzaoro September 2023 www.vicenzaoro.com/it/ recorded a sold-out exhibition with several companies on the waiting list, in particular for the Icon community dedicated to high-end jewellery.
For this reason, the organization has also made the conference rooms available in pavilion 7.1 on the first floor of the exhibition centre, creating a private and exclusive space. Highly visible connections and passage areas were used to enhance the different exhibition areas. Also at the fair are the special projects signed by the Veneto Region and the Sicily Region, which exhibit collective exhibitions with their goldsmith-jewellery excellence.