Formex started in 1960 and is held twice a year, in the beginning of January and in the end of August. The exhibitors at Formex sell products within interior design, fashion and accessories etc. The fair brings together national and international buyers, agents, designers, producers and media from all over the interior design and gifts industry. Formex is also visited by a large number of media representatives each year. Besides the opportunity to do business, the fair gives visitors information about trends, inspiration and knowledge in the form of exhibitions and lectures.