Salone del Mobile
The Salone del Mobile furniture fair is the largest international event in the home furnishings industry.
It takes place every year in april during the Milan Design Week at the Rho Fiera di Milano fairgrounds. Originally organised as an event in the sampling sector, in 2005 it was transferred into new grounds.
It was devised in 1961 with the purpose of promoting Italian furniture and accessory exports, a commitment that nowadays has fulfilled the endeavor of displaying the quality of Italian furniture. More than half of its visitors come from abroad.
The most important event related to Salone del Mobile is the Fuorisalone, where entire city zones are dedicated to events, exhibitions, gatherings and conferences.