Visitor Newsletter of EuroCIS | View in browser | Deutsch | Print

Only a few days to go until the start of EuroCIS @ EuroShop!


in just three days it is time again: EuroCIS is going to show the most important innovations of retail technology at EuroShop!

And all signs point to success: More than 570 exhibitors will show their latest products and solutions on about 18,000m² of floor space.

In order to optimally prepare for your visit to Düsseldorf, we provide you in advance with the latest information about the show, the framework program and visiting the state capital Düsseldorf.

We are happy to welcome you at EuroCIS @ EuroShop!

Your team of EuroCIS

PS: The EuroCIS editorial team will report live from EuroShop trade fair this year. All trends and innovations from the Retail Technology area can then be found at

Virtual shelves at the POS
3 questions to … Novatec Sicherheit & Logistik
Tickets & Registration
Highlights at EuroCIS Forum
Sweepstake: Catch a VIPSTAR
Your trade fair preparation
Mobile Payment in Germany
Highlights at Omnichannel Forum
EuroShop App
Exhibitors & Products 2017
Newsletter Service

Smart use of virtual shelves at the POS

Extending the retail sales floor and providing exceptional customer service

Photo: a finger is touching a virtual shelf; copyright: jumptomorrow
They fit onto the smallest sales floors and are still able to show the entire product portfolio: virtual shelves. That is also why they have become increasingly popular over the past three years. Retailers like EP: and Knauber also rely on this interactive source of information.
To the article
To top

3 questions to …

Ulrich Wirtz, Novatec Sicherheit & Logistik GmbH

Photo: Ulrich Wirtz; copyright: Novatec Sicherheit & Logistik GmbH
Hardly any industry sector today is as under pressure as the retail industry. If it wants to achieve sustainable customer loyalty and generate added value, the sector needs to understand consumer behavior and offer customers an attractive, secure shopping environment – with offers that address the individual customer expectations. Ulrich Wirtz, Sales Director at Novatec Sicherheit & Logistik GmbH, talks about trends, developments, and technologies.
Read more
To top

retail technology awards europe (reta)

Outstanding IT solutions for retail

Within the framework of EuroShop 2017 the retail technology awards europe (reta europe) for excellent, innovative IT solutions in retail will once again be distributed. The award ceremony will take place on 6th March at 7:00 pm at Rheinterrasse Düsseldorf, Joseph-Beuys-Ufer 33, 40479 Düsseldorf.
Photo: reta award; copyright: EHI Retail Institute
Read more
To top

Tickets & Registration

We are delighted to welcome you at EuroShop 2017!

copyright: ctillmann/Messe Düsseldorf
With your eTicket, you can travel to and from the Düsseldorf Trade Fair Center free of charge on Rheinbahn, Rhine-Ruhr Regional Transport Network routes (VRR). For the whole duration of the fair, tickets and catalogs are available at all onsite ticket counter and help desks.
Click here for the Online Shop
To top

High-caliber lecture program at EuroCIS Forum

Highlights 2017

Foto: copyright: ctillmann/Messe Düsseldorf

The EuroCIS Forum 2017 will again present lectures about developments, innovations and trends of retail technology. Find topics like:

  • Virtual Reality is Not Only Entertaining, It Creates Intelligent Retail Space (Symphony GOLD)
  • Alipay integration at Munich airport – a success story! (Airport Munich Handels-GmbH/Wirecard AG)

To the agenda
To top

The next round of hunt for VIPSTARS is now on

Catch a VIPSTAR and win one of 77 vouchers!

copyright: Messe Düsseldorf
We are going to extend the hunt for VIPSTARS because of the good response. In this week, you can win an admission voucher. Therefore, you must catch one of the 77 VIPSTARS which are hidden in the seven online dimensions. The hunt ends when all the week's VIPSTARS have been caught.
Let's go: Catch a VIPSTAR and win!
To top

Plan your visit to EuroCIS @ EuroShop!

Poto: EuroCIS during EuroShop 2014; copyright: ctillmann/Messe Düsseldorf
We are pleased to see that you want to visit EuroCIS @ EuroShop 2017! For an optimum preparation of your visit, we have put together a summary of all relevant information.
Individual trade fair preparation
EuroShop APP - Beacon enhanced!
Contact and CityInfos
To top

Mobile Payment – Germans don't like to pay with their mobile phones

Point solutions are an integral part of spreading mobile payment solutions

Photo: mobile payment; copyright:
In Germany, the mobile payment issue is actually an illusory giant: every year business consultants outdo their predictions on its enormous potential to increase sales. In its recent market analysis, the information technology company GFT, for example, predicts the mobile payment transaction volume to surpass 1 trillion U.S. dollars globally in 2019. That's quite a big pie that Germany apparently doesn't want a piece of.
To the article
To top

Highlights at Omnichannel Forum

Lecture program in Hall 6 / Stand I09

copyright: ctillmann/Messe Düsseldorf

This year, Omnichannel Forum will once again present many highlights for you:

  • Changing the economics of retailing with machine learning (Blue Yonder GmbH)
  • How to connect digital signage into a omnichannel customer journey (Scala)

To the agenda
To top

Perfectly prepared with the EuroShop App

The whole world of EuroShop at your fingertips

copyright: Schmitz/beta-web
The interactive site map and hall plans are perfect guides for finding your bearings at the Exhibition Centre. A simple touch of a button takes you into the individual halls, allows you to gradually zoom into individual stands to then view an exhibitor’s data entire data as well as the products they offer. All exhibitor and product details on the entire EuroShop database can be searched by means of a full-text search routine.
Download here free of charge!
To top

Exhibitors & Products 2017

Photo: copyright: ctillmann/Messe Düsseldorf

EuroShop will consolidate around 2,500 exhibitors at Düsseldorf in 2017. At this point we recommend our exhibitor and product database to get a first overview of world's number 1 retail trade fair.

Our tip for your query: Would you like to know who is exhibiting in the dimension Retail Technology? No problem. Narrow your search using the function "exhibitor criteria" and get a overview of exhibitors from EuroCIS.

To the exhibitor database
To top

Retail Technology@Social Media

Graphic: Social Media Icons
Whether moving image or short messages - get background information of the trade fair and news from the industry in our social media channels.
Keep in touch!

To get in contact with us, please mail to

Please recommend us and send this newsletter to your friends/colleagues

Next EuroCIS will be held as "Retail Technology/EuroCIS" dimension at EuroShop from 05 - 09 March 2017 in Düsseldorf.

Insert date into iCal

Insert date into Outlook calendar

Partner of Messe Düsseldorf:
Portal editorial team: beta-web GmbH/
Newspartner: EHI, beta-web GmbH/

To top
Legal disclaimer

Messe Düsseldorf GmbH
Messeplatz, Stockumer Kirchstr. 61
40474 Düsseldorf, Germany

Phone: +49 211 4560-01
Fax: +49 211 4560-668

County Court Düsseldorf HRB 63

Board of Managing Directors: Wolfram N. Diener (Chairman), Bernhard J. Stempfle, Erhard Wienkamp

Chairman of Supervisory Board: Mayor Dr. Stephan Keller

Messe Düsseldorf GmbH processes personal data relating to you. You can find more information - also on your rights - in the privacy policy of Messe Düsseldorf GmbH available at In principle, i.e. subject to legal restrictions, you may at any time object to the processing of your personal data either on the aforementioned website, via e-mail to or via postal mail to Messe Düsseldorf GmbH, G2-RV, PF 101006, 40001 Düsseldorf, Germany.

Twitter LinkedIn YouTube

Should you no longer wish to receive our newsletter, please click here.