TEDDYBÄR TOTAL is the mother of all teddy bear trade fairs. Collectors, enthusiasts, artists, producers, dealers, suppliers and interested parties have come together to participate in it since 1995. Throughout the world, no trade fair offers more internationality and diversity. From rare, antique teddies to present-day bears from artists and manufacturers as well as a full range for those who want to make their own, the trade fair leaves no wish unfulfilled.
Service for exhibitors
– Regular emails with information prior to the show
– Comprehensive exhibitor documents
– Interpreters on-site (English, Japanese, Russian, Polish, Dutch)
– Free welcome buffet during setup
– Linking in the online list of exhibitors
– Optional extra services: exhibitor excursion on friday and packed lunches during the show
Opening hours for visitors
Saturday April 28, 2018: 10am to 6pm
Sunday April 29, 2018: 11am to 4pm
Set up time for exhibitors
Friday April 27, 2018: 10am to 8pm
Saturday April 28, 2018: 7am to 9.45am
Sunday April 29, 2018: 10am to 10.45am
Messe- und Congress-Centrum Halle Münsterland
Albersloher Weg 32, 48155 Münster
„For me the TEDDYBÄR TOTAL is a very special place where bearmakers from all over the world meet. It makes me happy to see my friends from Germany and Russia and to get inspired for new works.“
Taeko Watanabe (Japan)
„I love these days of new inspiration and meeting with nice people. Everything is friendly, cozy and comes from the heart – and that is what Teddy bears are all about.“
Helene Andresen (Denmark)
„The show is heaven on earth for bear friends. Artists from so many different nations make it possible to discover a variety of styles.“
Christel van Hove (Belgium)
„The TEDDYBÄR TOTAL is organized with a lot of passion also the atmosphere is very warm. I feel very well cared for every time. I will be back next year.“
Cornelia Bär (Switzerland)
„We had the most successful TEDDYBÄR TOTAL for years and we thank everyone involved for a wonderful show that both exhibitors and visitors alike could enjoy.“
Jean & Bill Ashburner (Great Britain)
„The show is particularly international, some of the exhibitors cannot be seen at any other European show. The organization is great and the atmosphere very family.“
Laurent Bergmann (France)
„The TEDDYBÄR TOTAL is a very important show for artists and visitors alike. You meet old friends and get in touch with new ones. The most beautiful part is the GEORGE dinner with its festive atmosphere and the fantastic people.“
Olga Arkhipova (Russia)
„I love the beautiful city of Münster, which you can enjoy before and after the show. I enjoy meeting my customers and exchanging ideas with many international colleagues in nice conversations as well as refreshing contacts.“
Ursula Schwarz (Germany)
„There is no other show with such a variety of teddy bears from all over the world. That is why it is exciting to be there every year and to meet collectors as well as artists from all over the world.“
Jane Humme (Netherlands)
„I had a lot of fun at this very good and professionally organized show. Thank you for this wonderful experience.“
Charlotta Hörmann (Sweden)
„As an American trader, the TEDDYBÄR TOTAL is a great opportunity for me to offer Steiff products from America and Japan in Germany that you normally do not get here. I therefore have many regular customers, which I meet every year in Münster.“
Yoshiaki Mac Asanume (USA)
Wellhausen & Marquardt Medien, TEDDYBÄR TOTAL, Hans-Henny-Jahnn-Weg 51, 22085 Hamburg. VAT-ID Number DE 196918012; Autorized representative of the company: Sebastian Marquardt and Tom Wellhausen.
Messe und Congress Centrum Halle Münsterland, Albersloher Weg 32, 48155 Münster.
Antique and contemporary Teddy-Bears, Teddy-Bear accessoires and other Teddy-Bear related articles, cuddly animals.
Industrial manufacturers of Teddy-Bears and suppliers, dealers and Teddy-Bear-Artists. The organizers reserve the rights to dismiss applications without providing detailed grounds.
Application and Booth Reservation:
Booth reservations are made in the order of received written applications. Closing date of entries February 15th 2018. Cancellations maybe made until February 15th 2018. After this date full charges will apply and no refunds will be given. Early application will allow more choice of booth placement.
The stand rent per table (approximately 70 x 160 cm), incl. 2 chairs and electricity supply up to a maximum of 3 kW (consumption inclusive), totals 265,00 Euro. The electricity supply is located in the middle of each table block. Table exhibitors can connect up with their own extension cables free-of-charge; per squares meters stand 60,00 Euro, per meters stand partition walls 35,00 Euro. An additionally electric supply of max. 3 KW (consumption inclusive) 60,00 Euro (all prices plus V.A.T.). Additional services such as walls, electricity supply, rented furniture, etc. will be itemized in the voice. The invoice for the stand rent and so on is to be paid after invoicing.
Please take note of our payment terms: Invoices will be issued at the beginning of January 2018. Payment is due within fourteen days. If the payment is delayed for more than 14 days, the early booking discount will no longer be valid and the standard price will be charged. Services calculated in advance of the fair are also to be paid in advance in accordance with the due date. Payments on the spot are not possible. If residual claims persist, they must be settled before the start-up, whereby a fee of 7.5% of the invoice amount is payable on site.
A sublet to persons who are not listed on the application form is not possible. A minimum exhibition space of one table or 6 sqms per exhibitor or company must be rented.
The allocated booth space, including aisle space, must be strictly adhered to. Aisles and emergency exists must be kept clear at any time. The tables provided by the organizers are stable tables. Each exhibitor is asked to check the correct installation of the assigned tables since the organizers are not responsible for possible damage of the goods. The tables at the top ends of the table rows are the property of the organiser. They are not for exhibitors’ use but are available to rent.
Each exhibitor is responsible for cleaning up his/her own booth. Any further cleaning or disposes of left-overs will be charged seperatly.
To the public: Saturday, April 28th 2018 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sunday, April 29th 2018 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. (To change by the organizers by 15th February 2018 before)
Installation begins on Friday, April 27th 2018, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and on Saturday, April 28th 2018 from 7.00 a.m. to 9.45 a.m. The dismantling will be on Sunday, April 29h 2018 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Advertising for other events, including the distribution and sale of magazines, flyers, books, etc., is only permitted with written authorisation from the organiser. There is a promotions table in the entrance area for exhibitor advertising material. This is the only place other than exhibitors’ own stands or tables where advertising material may be displayed.
Each exhibitor is issued an exhibitor ID, a parking ID and 4 VIP-Tickets. Each additional ID an parking ID are apply separately. The issued exhibitor ID’s are non-transferable and must be worn visibly and with the name filled out during the event. In the event of misuse, the responsible exhibitor must pay a fine of 400,00 Euro to the event organizer for non-fulfillment of a contract.
Name & Address:
Local authorities insist that each exhibitor must display his/her full name and address in additi on to the booth name plate provided by the organizers.
Tablecloths and decorative items must comply with the fire protection level B1. If this is not the case, the operator always has the right to insist on removal. If this is not the case, the stand will be completely removed without reimbursement. Corresponding tablecloths can possibly be rented locally.
All goods for sale must have an individual price label. The exhibitor is responsible for any infringements.
Loss and Liability:
The organizers cannot be held responsible for personal injuries or damage of goods, damages caused by lightning, fire, theft, collapse, earthquake, murder, black mailing or robbery as well as for the whole event. The exhibited items are not insured by the organizers. Special arrangements, additions or alterations of these conditions must be acknowledged in written form. Criminal authorities are the Hamburg Coun ty Court.
During TEDDYBÄR TOTAL it is strictly forbidden to smoke in the exhibition halls, even during the set up and disassembly phase.
The conceptual sponsor of the TEDDYBÄR TOTAL is the magazine TEDDYS kreativ (www.teddys-kreativ.de).