Italian furniture show postponed until June due to coronavirus
February 25, 2020 | 3:33 pm CST

MILAN, Italy -- Salone del Mobile.Milano has been postponed until June 16 - 21, 2020.

Amid growing concerns over the coronavirus outbreak in Italy, show officials have confirmed that the show (originally scheduled for April 21 - 26, 2020) will be rescheduled for June 16 - 21. The show will still be held at Rho Fiera Milano.

"Following an extraordinary meeting today of the Board of Federlegno Arredo Eventi, and in view of the ongoing public health emergency, the decision has been taken to postpone the upcoming edition of the Salone del Mobile.Milan to 16th – 21st June,” according to a statement from Salone del Mobile: 

Confirmation of the change of date for the trade fair, strongly supported by the Mayor of Milan Giuseppe Sala, means that the manufacturers, in a major show of responsibility, will be able to present their finalized work to an international public that sees the annual appointment with the Salone del Mobile.Milano as a benchmark for creativity and design."


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