Launched in 1962, MIPEL is the world's leading international leather-goods show: bags, luggage, sacks, wallets and the full spectrum of leather accessories.MIPEL has always been at the forefront of the industry and in tune with the market. Today, it is the most authoritative trade fair for the leather-goods industry. It is therefore the ideal setting for the companies which focus on product research, marketing strategies and technical innovation as their points of strength.?By evolving into a modern trade show, MIPEL has not only raised its image, it has also created highly successful synergies and partnership solutions with the other top fashion fairs.
The two Mipel shows, in March and September, are held in the futuristic Rho Fieramilano trade fair and exhibition complex in Milan, a global fashion and design capital. The two fairs present the autumn-winter collections and the following year's spring-summer collections, respectively. Mipel provides a unique opportunity for finding out about the trends in bags and leather accessories, which play an increasingly influential role in the evolution of fashion styles. It is also a keenly-awaited occasion for celebrating the creative flair and technical skills of artisans and manufacturers from all over Italy and numerous other countries, for an industry of crucial economic importance. 20,000 trade visitors, 200 accredited journalists, more than 400 brands in 2 exhibition halls totaling 20,000 square metros. These numbers make Mipel a truly unmissable showcase for professionals in the fashion-accessory industry.Held together with the most important fashion accessories and fur shows.?A unique opportunity for buyers and professionals in the sector.
A unique opportunity for buyers and professionals in the sector.
Where does MIPEL take place?
Mipel takes place in the new district Fieramilano in Rho (Strada Statale del Sempione 28-20017 Rho - Milan).
At what time does Mipel open and close?
From Sunday to Tuesday from 9.30 am to 7.00 pm, Wednesday from 9.30 am to 5.30 pm
Is Mipel open to the public?
No, it is reserved to buyers and professionals in the fashion area.
What about admission?
Admission is free, but you have to show that you are a fashion buyer by presenting your business card and a chamber of commerce certificate or similar document at the reception desk.
Can I pre-register?
Yes, pre-registration can be possible from this website just entering the visitors' area and following the instructions.
Are children allowed?
Yes, as long as a special liability form is filled out at the reception desk.
Can I receive an invitation letter to obtain an entry visa for Italy?
No, unfortunately we are not permitted to issue invitation letters for obtaining entry visas.
Where can I get the catalog and the maps?
The catalog will be available online for free. You can also get a free map (pocket guide) at the information totem in the exhibition.
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How do I receive an entry pass for schools?
You can preregistrate your school on this website inserting Institute data and students / teachers names (visitors area > pre-registration)