At a glance

Every three years companies present their innovations and demonstrate their solutions for the key topics in the industry at R+T, the world's leading trade fair for roller shutters, doors/gates and sun shading systems.

R+T offers you an opportunity to exchange ideas and opinions with colleagues, and is the ideal platform for intensive specialist discussions. A large number of technical forums and networking events ensure that contacts are established and provide participants with new impetus for their daily work. As the world's leading trade fair, R+T is also a meeting point for the industry, a trend barometer and an innovation platform.

  • Roller shutters and roller shutter accessories
  • Exterior Venetian blinds and gathering blinds
  • Awnings
  • Internal sun shading systems
  • Insect protection
  • Drive and control systems
  • Technical textiles
  • Outdoor
  • Gates
  • Doors
  • Grilles and fences
  • Windows and window shutters
  • Electrical security equipment
  • Business fittings and furnishings
  • IT systems (hardware/software)
  • Services
  • Associations and publishing houses

Visitors to R+T come from all industries that involve buildings. Whether roller shutter/sun shading system technicians, specialist retailers or metalworking companies, nowhere else will you meet in one place in just a few days so many interested trade visitors from craft trades, the retail trade and industry.

The visitors at R+T are international. Make use of the opportunity to extend your worldwide customer network. 

The exhibitors at R+T 2018 rated the trade fair as extremely positive. We also promise you that we will stage a first-class event for the industry in 2024!

At the heart of one of Europe‘s strongest economic regions, the Stuttgart Trade Fair Centre sets international standards and provides ideal conditions for your successful participation in R+T. You can reach Messe Stuttgart quickly and conveniently whether you travel by car, rail or plane. The infrastructure on the trade fair grounds is well thought out and clearly arranged. Each exhibition hall can be conveniently accessed by truck while the spacious conditions enable stands to be quickly set up and dismantled. 

Exhibitor comments on R+T



    "R+T is a highlight for us again and again and above all the best opportunity to get into contact with all our business partners within a very short time. We are looking forward to coming back in 2024 very positively and are excited to be able present our novelties in person!" Klaus Braun, Managing Director

  • ACMI - Associazione Chiusure e Meccanismi Italia

    ACMI - Associazione Chiusure e Meccanismi Italia

    "The highest expectation of the companies exhibiting in the ACMI Pavilion is to revive the "physical contact" with international visitors that was alwayxs a given at past R+T events. These 13 companies plus the ACMI members presented with their own booths, are ready to show their new products in the Doors sector." Nicola Fornarelli, President

  • Dickson Constant GmbH

    Dickson Constant GmbH

    "We look forward to finally meeting our customers, colleagues and friends in person again. Our concept for R+T 2024 is final and we will not only show our new collection but also a trend study and some new developments in the screen area." Fabian Cichon, Managing Director

  • erfal GmbH & Co. KG

    erfal GmbH & Co. KG

    "From our point of view, R+T is an essential source of impetus for innovative product development and a perfect platform for the expansion of the business network at the same time. We will mainly present our innvoations in the field of drive and control technology for privacy and sun protection solutions to specialist sun protection dealers and interior decorators but also to architects and planners." Frank Luckner, Head of Marketing and Public Relations

  • Expalum


    "Expalum is very excited to return to Stuttgart for R+T 2024, after six years without meeting our customers and friends at that show. We produce now mill finish and aluminium coated coils. For the first time Expalum has added a complete range of pergolas, zips and awnings to its portfolio, which we will be presenting at R+T 2024." David Leon Chantres, Export Manager



    "Since the beginning of the seventies, we have been benefitting from the World's leading trade fair for roller shutters, doors/gates and sun shading systems by presenting our complete product range as well as maintaining our contacts and using it as a trend barometer. The virtual format of the 2021 event was an adequate and successful alternative under the given circumstances - nevertheless, we are now very much looking forward to finally getting in touch with customers and visitors in person again and breathing the air of the sector. We are exited about getting into lively exchanges about products and applications again and about coming back to Stuttgart in 2024." Stephan Kleine, Managing Director

  • Glatz AG

    Glatz AG

    "R+T is an important international sector event where Glatz can showcase its position in the market. We can present our innovative shading solutions to retailers, architects and planners alike and we use our participation here to intensify the relationship to our existing customers. At the same time, we are pleased to create new partnerships and convince new customers with Swiss design and its high-quality materials as well as the refined technique of our large umbrellas." Goris Verburg, Co-CEO

  • Hunter Douglas Components

    Hunter Douglas Components

    "After the corona crisis and the economic uncertainty, we are looking forward to meeting our customers from all over the world. We can proudly present our newly developed products and show the work of the entire Hunter Douglas family. The most important aspect for us is to cultivate contacts with our customers, with the press and naturally with the entire industry! After the long break, there are high expectations regarding the forthcoming edition of the world's leading trade fair. R+T can be regarded as a sign that the economic uncertainty is coming to an end. This is the right time for us and our customers to jointly create strategy and sales concepts with the inclusion of newly developed products. We are looking forward to being able to actively sell our products again." Friedrich W. Petrat, Managing Director

  • Junkers & Müllers GmbH

    Junkers & Müllers GmbH

    "Personal conversations with our international customers are definitely what we areall looking forward to the most. We are naturally very excited to present our novelties to the customers in a personal dialogue at the stand as well. We can present new fabrics again in all product areas from roller blinds and pleated blinds through to new honeycomb pleat fabrics." Dr. Christian Junkers, Managing Director

  • KADECO Sonnenschutzsysteme GmbH

    KADECO Sonnenschutzsysteme GmbH

    "For us at KADECO, R+T is among the most important trade fairs in the sun protection industry, and THE most important for us as an enterprise. What makes R+T so special is the personal character the trade fair still has despite its size. It is always a pleasure to return to Stuttgart, usually after three years, and to meet familiar and new people there. You can't beat the experience of seeing or presenting a new product at a trade fair. Also the personal contact is invaluable, be it with new customers and existing ones. This is the special feeling of a trade fair." Ulf Kattelmann, Managing Director



    "R+T 2024 will be the highlight for the industry in the next few years. It will undoubtedly have the biggest effect in providing information about new products, meeting new employees and strengthening relationships with our customers. Our plans are in full swing in order to have everything ready and surprise the market when the event comes closer." Joana Cedó, Communication Manager and Senior Advisor

  • Sattler SUN-TEX GmbH

    Sattler SUN-TEX GmbH

    "R+T 2024 is highly anticipated already. Way too long did we have to go without it. We can't wait to welcome our partners to the Sattler stand again and discuss the latest developments in the industry as well as present the wide range of qualities and patterns we have to offer with a major focus on sustainability." Elisabeth Eiböck, Head of Market Communication

  • Sauleda S.A.

    Sauleda S.A.

    "By attending R+T 2024, we want to strengthen our existing customer relationships and establish new contacts in order to further extend our business network. We are very much looking forward to presenting our new innovations and our product range to our visitors live and in colour." Kay Ludwig, Export Manager

  • SELVE GmbH & Co. KG

    SELVE GmbH & Co. KG

    "Here's to another one - finally in presence again! After the six year break, attending R+T 2024 is a matter course for us to meet our specialist visitors, potential new contacts and suppliers in person. It is great for us when it is "showtime" again in Stuttgart: As exhibitors from day one, this global meeting point for the industry provides us with the perfect platform to present newly developed SELVE solutions - to touch, to try out and to experience live. We meet the international competition with a lot of confidence." Andreas Böck, Managing Director



    "After a six-year break, I look forward to communicating face to face and shaking hands again. Our preparations are in full swing. Visitors can expect a trade show appearance that shows SHADESGIN from its innovative and courageous side. Our rollable SHADE sail will undoubtedly be the main product, which we will present in an optimised form. Furthermore, we will also present our technical confection to show our capabilities here." Frank Reisenauer, Managing Director

  • Somfy GmbH Deutschland

    Somfy GmbH Deutschland

    "We are very much looking foward to finally meet our partners and customers in the impressive ambiance R+T offers. As the world's leading trade fair, R+T remains the indispensible platform of the sector for direct contact and valuable input." Joachim Wallenstein, Marketingleiter Somfy BACE

  • SOMMER Antriebs- und Funktechnik GmbH

    SOMMER Antriebs- und Funktechnik GmbH

    "R+T means for SOMMER the chance for intensive exchange on an international level. We look forward to welcoming our partners in great numbers and to talks about the market situation, current developments and the future in general. Our expectations for R+T as the SOMMER home trade fair are high." Steffen Schaaf, Head of Sales



    R+T is the perfect opportunity for Renson to show the latest innovations in sun protection and outdoor living to the whole world. The trade fair is the ideal platform for reinforcing our international growth and at the same time further developing our worldwide distribution network. The few years without physical contacts have highlighted how important networking is for winning new customers and exchanging experiences. And at R+T, we will have an interesting new opportunity to do so." Dieter Heymann, General Manager Outdoor

  • WAREMA Renkhoff SE

    WAREMA Renkhoff SE

    "We are looking forward to R+T, many visitors and the personal exchange away from the hectic daily business. At our stand, visitors can experience Warema's concentrated sun shading expertise live with innovative solutions from the Outdoor Living, Window Systems and Smart Building sectors." Marion Fischer, Head of Marketing

  • ZALUZIE NEVA s.r.o.

    ZALUZIE NEVA s.r.o.

    "We are looking forward to meeting both our partners and competitors in Stuttgart in person again after six long and complicated years. R+T is an excellent venue for exchanging ideas and experiences as well as keeping up with the changes going on in the industry." Miloslav Matousek, Chief Marketing Officer

Impressions R+T 2024


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