The leading out-of-home market Internorga gets underway from March 9-13, 2018 in Hamburg’s fairgrounds. Exhibitors will be presenting all kinds of digital innovations for diverse sectors. The trade fair is also providing a new special “Digital Solutions” area in the hall for hotels, catering, fitting and furnishings.
New “Digital Solutions” platform
The “Digital Solutions” platform outlines the importance of digitalisation and pools expertise on the issue. Claudia Johannsen, Division Manager at Hamburg Messe und Congress GmbH, noted: “In recent years, the market for digital applications has developed rapidly. Software solutions hold great potential for raising the efficiency and customer satisfaction successfully in the long term. The highly-specialised digitalised solutions sector invites hotel and gastronomy operators to discuss digital solutions with exhibitors.”
Digitalisation impacting hotel sector
The “Digital Solutions” platform shows all kinds of ideas like Bluetooth electronic locking systems, 24/7 app services or solutions for internal communication in smart hotels. The exhibitors include Gastfreund (Guestfriend) that provides digital solutions for the hotel and catering sector and Telekom that launched an entire software solution with enfore on the market last autumn. Other exhibitors include VINN, a provider of custom-made guest management and hotel kits that are turning internal hotel processes digital.