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The Event Frequently Asked Questions

DATE, VENUE AND TIMES

When is the fair being held?

The fair will be taking place March 22-25, 2021.

What times will the fair be open?

March 22-24, 10am to 7pm. February 25, 10am to 5pm.

Where is the event taking place?

The fair will be held at SÃO PAULO EXPO – Rodovia dos Imigrantes, km 1,5 – São Paulo, SP

REGISTRATION

I frequently attend ABUP events. How can I register?

If you have attended an ABUP event and are a retailer or work in the industry (a decorator, designer or architect), simply show some ID and business card to get your badge directly from the frequent visitors’ desk.

I will be attending an ABUP event for the first time. How can I register?

Since this is a trade fair for retailers and industry professionals only, the data you submit will be reviewed by our team and you will receive a reply by email. Once you receive confirmation, go to the pre-registration desk and provide the bar code you received along with any evidence of your professional affiliation with a company in our industry, or evidence of your work as a decorator, designer or architect. Your badge will be printed once you have provided these documents.

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What times can I register?

March 22-24, 10am to 6pm. March 25, 10am to 4pm.

Which documents should I provide in order to register?

Retailers in the Home and Decoration sectors must provide evidence of the professional affiliation of all their attendees by providing a business card with all company details (company name, address, e-mail) plus their CNPJ (Brazilian corporate taxpayer ID) or articles of incorporation. Architects must show their professional ID with evidence of registration in the Brazilian Council of Architecture and Urbanism (CAU). Decorators and designers must provide evidence of membership with professional associations or organizations.

Can I bring someone from outside the industry?

No. Only those working in the Home and Decoration industry are eligible to register.

I’ve lost my badge. What should I do?

Go to the registration desk and provide the required documents so a new badge can be printed.

ADMISSION

Do I have to pay to enter the venue?

No. Admission is free, but restricted to professionals in the industry.

Can anyone attend HOME & GIFT / TEXTIL & HOME?

No. The event is not open to the general public. Admission is only available to retailers in the Home and Decoration sectors, who must provide evidence of the professional affiliation of all their attendees by showing a business card with all company details (company name, address, e-mail) plus their CNPJ (National Register of Companies) ID or articles of incorporation. Architects must show their professional ID with evidence of registration in the Brazilian Council of Architecture and Urbanism (CAU). Decorators and designers must provide evidence of membership with professional associations or organizations.

Are minors allowed in the fair?

Admission is not available to individuals under 14 years of age, including infants and toddlers.

I'm a commercial agent. Can I visit the fair?

Only agents working for the exhibitors or with authorization of the event organizers are allowed, in which case they can register as visitors.

I'm a student. Can I visit the fair?

Students are allowed to register upon authorization of the event organizers or upon explicit invitation by an exhibitor.

I am a manufacturer or importer of homeware, decoration items or furniture. Can I visit the fair?

Yes. Manufacturers or importers in our industry wishing to visit the fair must provide evidence of their business.

I'm a journalist. Can I visit the fair?

Yes. To have access to the event, members of the media must register directly in the Press Room.

I work with a media organization, but I'm not a journalist. Can I attend the event?

No. Admission is only available to journalists and reporters. In other words, only professionals seeking content to develop stories are allowed.

I'm a photographer. Can I attend the event?

No. Only photo reporters associated with a media organization can attend the event.

AMENITIES

Are lockers provided during the event?

Yes, a locker service is provided free of charge.

How do I get to the pavilion?

Subway:  850 meters from Jabaquara Subway Station (Blue Line – North x Sul)

Subway + Car: 5 minutes by car/taxi from Santos-Imigrantes Subway Station (Green Line – Paulista)

Free Shuttle:  More details coming soon.

Car:  Parking available at Rodovia dos Imigrantes, km 1,5 – Água Funda – São Paulo, SP. Gate 1.

Bike:  Bike parking is available. Bring your own padlock.

Can I get a discount at a hotel?

Yes. ABUP has a partnership with Global Fair. Special rates are available during the event. To book a hotel room, please contact the official travel agency for the event.  More details coming soon.

Can I get a discount for my flight tickets?

Yes. Global Fair has negotiated special flight fares. More details coming soon.

Will lunch be available?

There are restaurants and snack bars at the pavilion.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Can I photograph the event?

Photographing the event, its products, booths, attractions, or participants is not allowed. Only the event photographers and photo reporters that have been previously authorized by the exhibitor will be allowed to take photos.

Are sales allowed in the fair?

Retail product sales are not allowed. You can only place orders during the event.

Can I wear casual clothes at the event?

Since this is a business event, attendees are not allowed to wear shorts, sleeveless shirts or flip-flops.

Will there be air-conditioning at the event?

Yes. All ABUP events are air-conditioned.