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Reminder – Welcome to the whole world’s forestry fair on 7–10 June

Reminder – Welcome to the whole world’s forestry fair on 7–10 June

Press Releases   •   May 12, 2017 09:20 BST

Elmia Wood has been the world’s leading forestry fair for many years. Decision makers from around the world come here to experience the latest technology in use. This time the fair will be bigger and broader than ever. Three new sections welcome visitors. The biggest of these is Load & Transport with its theme of forest roads, logistics and timber handling.

The X-CUT – a global premiere from Husqvarna

The X-CUT – a global premiere from Husqvarna

Press Releases   •   May 09, 2017 13:55 BST

For many people a chain will be the most important new product at Elmia Wood. Specifically, the newly developed X-CUT saw chain from Husqvarna. The Husqvarna X-CUT SP33G was presented last autumn in some markets, including Sweden. But everyone else will see it for the first time at the world’s largest forestry fair and Husqvarna is preparing for many questions.

Now presenting the garden trends for 2018!

Now presenting the garden trends for 2018!

Press Releases   •   Apr 20, 2017 09:10 BST

Today we are launching the new online platform Elmia Garden Trends. The website is aimed at everyone who works in the garden industry and can be used as a business tool for inspiration and purchasing support.

Brazil seeks innovations and international  partnerships at Elmia Wood

Brazil seeks innovations and international partnerships at Elmia Wood

Press Releases   •   Mar 30, 2017 12:15 BST

Forestry is one of the most important industries in Brazil and trees there have a very high growth rate. But a changing climate including drought can lead to the reduced growth of such species as cultivated eucalyptus and pine.

Planting ring in concrete wins the 2017 Elmia Garden Award!

Planting ring in concrete wins the 2017 Elmia Garden Award!

Press Releases   •   Mar 16, 2017 09:36 GMT

The 2017 Elmia Garden Award for the garden product of the year has gone to Design Björn Lidbrandt for his planting ring made of concrete. The product offers an effective solution to protect trees and bushes when robot lawnmowers cut the grass. The ring also becomes a stylish feature in the garden.

Press Invitation to Elmia Wood 7-10 June: Welcome to the whole world’s forestry fair!

Press Invitation to Elmia Wood 7-10 June: Welcome to the whole world’s forestry fair!

Press Releases   •   Mar 14, 2017 11:23 GMT

Elmia Wood has been the world’s leading forestry fair for many years. Decision makers from around the world come here to experience the latest technology in use. This time the fair will be bigger and broader than ever. We want to provide the best conditions for you as a journalist and wishes you warm welcome to accredit for Elmia Wood 2017. Please note the deadline date for accommodation service.

Press Invitation: Welcome to the presentation ceremony for the Elmia Garden Award 2017

Press Invitation: Welcome to the presentation ceremony for the Elmia Garden Award 2017

Press Releases   •   Mar 02, 2017 08:25 GMT

The Elmia Garden Award for garden product of the year honours new, innovative product solutions that simplify gardening work. It is the Swedish garden industry’s major product prize and the winner often becomes a well-known bestseller.

New fair manager of Elmia Garden

New fair manager of Elmia Garden

Press Releases   •   Feb 22, 2017 12:00 GMT

Elmia Garden is the trade fair that brings together the entire garden industry in Jönköping every autumn. Since the start of this year Kristin Koefoed has taken over from Henrik Landén as manager of the fair. Kristin has worked at Elmia for many years and has been working with Elmia Garden since 2003, partly as the manager of the arena’s experiential and inspirational arrangements.

New section at Elmia Wood: The time is right for using drones in forestry

New section at Elmia Wood: The time is right for using drones in forestry

Press Releases   •   Feb 16, 2017 07:10 GMT

At this year’s Elmia Wood on 7 to 10 June the unmanned aerial vehicles will have their own separate section called the Drone Zone. The fair is collaborating with UAS Forum Sweden, which arranges Sweden’s leading conference in the field, and which is assembling experts and suppliers for the fair.

Three new sections at the world's biggest forestry fair

Three new sections at the world's biggest forestry fair

Press Releases   •   Feb 13, 2017 13:45 GMT

Four months before Elmia Wood opens, the organisers confirm it will be the world’s biggest forestry fair ever. “By January we’d already sold more stand space than at the previous Elmia Wood in 2013,” says Exhibition Manager Jakob Hirsmark.

Premiere for MAN’s logging trucks at Elmia Wood’s new exhibition area

Premiere for MAN’s logging trucks at Elmia Wood’s new exhibition area

Press Releases   •   Dec 22, 2016 13:03 GMT

The German truck manufacturer MAN sees Europe’s forestry sector as an increasingly important market. That’s why the company is exhibiting at the world-leading forestry fair Elmia Wood 2017 in the new Load & Transport area, which brings together everything to do with logistics en route from the forest to the industrial consumers.

An industry gathering with a focus on making deals

An industry gathering with a focus on making deals

Press Releases   •   Nov 11, 2016 14:19 GMT

Sweden’s biggest industry event, Elmia Subcontractor, has again strengthened its position as the leading market place featuring new business deals and important discussions. “We address the industry’s key issues of today, show tomorrow’s technical possibilities and understand the power of a handshake when doing deals,” says Karla Eklund, press relations officer for Elmia Subcontractor.

New forestry machines in Elmia Classics

New forestry machines in Elmia Classics

Press Releases   •   Nov 07, 2016 14:42 GMT

Elmia Classics, the e-museum for old forestry machines and associated products, has been updated with new machines. The museum has now gained both older and newer machines made in both the Nordic region and further afield.

A well-received new concept plus satisfied exhibitors at Elmia Agriculture 2016

A well-received new concept plus satisfied exhibitors at Elmia Agriculture 2016

Press Releases   •   Oct 24, 2016 11:06 BST

Elmia Agriculture 2016 was the launch of the Swedish agriculture industry’s new national arena. The event met industry expectations and was much appreciated. “Our work to create the new national arena for agriculture has succeeded,” commented Elmia Agriculture project manager Jonas Bentving. “When the industry changes, the leading specialist fair must also develop with it.”

Tail-mounted calving alarm wins gold medal

Tail-mounted calving alarm wins gold medal

Press Releases   •   Oct 13, 2016 13:53 BST

A sensor that sends a text message when a cow is ready to calve. Mocall is one of the four gold medal winners of Elmia Agriculture Innovation Award 2016. The other three all went to John Deere. “We were at the launch in Ireland a year ago and realised it’s needed in Sweden,” explains Kristian Hårsmar, who is with the device’s Swedish importer, GGI Sweden.

Focus on retail development, edibles and innovations

Focus on retail development, edibles and innovations

Press Releases   •   Oct 06, 2016 17:24 BST

Elmia Garden 2016 offered garden trendspotting, an exhibition of the nominated entries for the Elmia Garden Award, the Perennial of the Year 2017, Createshop for florists, inspirational lectures and the market’s new products for next year.

Press Invitation:  Green parks, the unique and the edible in focus at Elmia Garden

Press Invitation: Green parks, the unique and the edible in focus at Elmia Garden

Press Releases   •   Sep 13, 2016 10:52 BST

On 5–6 October it’s time again for Elmia Garden, northern Europe’s biggest meeting place for the garden industry. The focus at this year’s fair is on upcoming park trends with new products for public green spaces and concepts in both vertical and horizontal cultivation.

Elmia Lastbil offered world premieres and a festive atmosphere

Elmia Lastbil offered world premieres and a festive atmosphere

Press Releases   •   Aug 27, 2016 16:59 BST

Elmia Lastbil in Jönköping, Sweden was one big party for the visiting public in sunny late-summer weather. The trade fair began with great success as Scania presented the world premiere of its new generation of trucks. “It was wonderful that Scania chose Elmia for the premiere of its new truck,” comments Annika Brandin, Business Manager of Elmia Lastbil.

Forestry giant prepares to expand even more

Forestry giant prepares to expand even more

Press Releases   •   Jun 07, 2016 08:25 BST

The world’s largest forestry fair continues to raise the bar for international forestry fairs. A year from now it will finally be time again for Elmia Wood. This global trade fair is creating even more space than before to present all the innovations for the entire logistics chain from seedling to industry.

New manager of Elmia’s forestry fairs

New manager of Elmia’s forestry fairs

Press Releases   •   Feb 01, 2016 07:38 GMT

​Jakob Hirsmark will become the new manager of Elmia’s forestry fairs. They include the world’s biggest international forestry fair, Elmia Wood, which is held every fourth year in the forests south of Jönköping, Sweden. Jakob Hirsmark will take up his new post in February.