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Everything that booksellers need to know

You are a bookseller? Then this is where to find helpful tips for a successful visit to the fair.

Infoservice für Sortimenter auf der Franfkfurter Buchmesse

E-mail information service for booksellers

Especially for booksellers: our unique e-mail information service will keep you on top of developments with relevant information starting in the run-up to Frankfurter Buchmesse. Simply apply using the form and you’ll receive the next update.

Your benefits

  • Current news ahead of Frankfurter Buchmesse
  • Highlights surrounding Frankfurter Buchmesse
  • Receive key information first-hand
  • Helpful tips for a successful visit to the physical and virtual fair

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E-mail Information Service for Booksellers

Vital fair information first-hand: Apply now and keep up with the latest developments.

We support you doing business at the fair

Frankfurter Buchmesse 2020 Matchmaking


Register at My Book Fair and participate in trade presentations and matchmaking. This is where you will meet colleagues from the international book trade, publishers and other market players from all over the world.

Frankfurter Buchmesse 2020 Dekorationsmaterial für Buchhandlungen

Decorative materials for your book store

Use our decorative materials to take advantage of the attention surrounding Frankfurter Buchmesse for your own business. Here you can order complimentary posters or display signs for new editions.

BOOKFEST digital

BOOKFEST digital

Put aside some time on Saturday, 17 October to find exciting presentations at our free virtual live cultural festival – available worldwide all day. Invite your customers to your book store and share the experience together.

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Other useful offerings for booksellers

Women talk at a trade fair stand

Discounts and further options

Whether you’re a bookseller, librarian, student or trainee in the book industry – we have just the right offer for you.

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Exhibitor Directory

Starting mid-September, you can search for and find exhibitors with new autumn releases in our expanded Exhibitor Directory, which digitally supports your business at the fair with the help of many new features. Get into direct contact with publishers, distributors and other key business partners.

Calendar of Events

Do you have an interesting virtual or physical presentation to which you would like to invite Frankfurter Buchmesse customers? Then starting mid-September you can enter your presentation in our Calendar of Events along with links, e.g., to your book store website. And of course the Calendar of Events will inform you of all the presentations on-site and online hosted by exhibitors at Frankfurter Buchmesse.

Business Insights and Reader Delights

New at Frankfurter Buchmesse 2020: the Business Insights for trade visitors and Reader Delights for private visitors on our website. Here you will find important trade information and exciting contributions on the topics that interest you most.

Other questions?

FAQ for answers to opening times, tickets and other topics.