The International Hardware Fair is the leading global trade fair for the hardware industry and is held every two years in Cologne. The fair is clearly divided into the four areas tools, industrial supplies, fixtures, connection technology and hardware, building supplies and DIY equipment, providing the full product overview of the hardware industry. The International Hardware Fair is the trade fair for all forms of trafficking, as well as for buyers and suppliers of the industrial, professional craftsmen, engineers and architects. Exhibitors show the latest products and technologies across the industry and the most trailblazing product innovations and groundbreaking technologies are awarded with the Iron price. Numerous special shows as well as the iron forum, the stage for hot topics and technical know-how and knowledge transfer complement the program of the exhibition perfectly, which will be completed by various actions on the subject of networking.