Spielwarenmesse eG takes over Internationale Spieltage SPIEL in Essen

January 13, 2022 - 12:32pm

On January 1, 2022, Spielwarenmesse eG, the Nuremberg trade fair and marketing services provider, took over Internationale Spieltage SPIEL in Essen.  Spielwarenmesse eG is now the new owner of the biggest public fair for board games in the world.  There will be no change to where SPIEL is held, the Essen exhibition center, and Dominique Metzler and Florian Hess, along with their team, will continue to oversee it.

Dominique Metzler has said, “I am very pleased to have found in Spielwarenmesse eG, with its experience in worldbeating fairs, a partner that can continue and further develop the success of this fair on my model for the coming decades as well. My team and I are delighted to be working alongside them.”

For information on SPIELE 2022, be sure and check the website here. SPIELE will be held this year from October 6-9.