Facts & figures
Exhibition stand construction by i.xpo – facts & figures
i.xpo at a glance:
- i.xpo GmbH & Co. KG was founded in 1953 by Fritz Köhn as FK-Messebau. Since January 2008, the company has operated under the name i.xpo.
- i.xpo GmbH & Co. KG has been part of the Graf von Spee Family Group since 1963.
- i.xpo designs and implements trade fair stands, showrooms, exhibitions and events.
- i.xpo employs a total of 52 staff, three of whom are trainees.
- i.xpo has continuous access to a global network of more than 250 fitters.
- i.xpo has its own customer support, design department, planning department, logistics control and its own project management.
- At the Kaarst production facility there is a CNC-controlled machine park, a graphics workshop, a paint shop and metalworking shop.
- A total of 4,500 m2 of production area and 8,500 m2 of logistics area are available.
- Each year, i.xpo realises around 250 projects.
- Project sizes range 12 and 6,500 square meters.
- The exhibition stand construction company is a member of FAMAB, the trade association of exhibition stand construction specialists in Germany.
- i.xpo is a member of the International Federation of Exhibition and Event Services (IFES)
- i.xpo is certified as a “Sustainable Company” (Certificate No. 2016-GER-008 of 9.5.2016 | Certification Body CO2OL)
- The headquarters of the exhibition stand construction company are located in Kaarst, in the close vicinity of the trade fairs Düsseldorf, Cologne and Essen.
Tradition in exhibition stand construction – for over 50 years
i.xpo was founded in 1953 as FK-Messebau by Fritz Köhn. The company has been owned by the Family Graf von Spee since 1963. Since the end of the sixties, i.xpo has been a member of FAMAB, the trade association of exhibition stand construction specialists in Germany. The former managing director Köhn chaired the association from 1970 to 1974. Since its foundation, the company’s headquarters have been in Kaarst, which belonged to the district of Düsseldorf until the 1970s. Today it is part of the district Rhein-Kreis-Neuss. Since 1 January 2008, the company has operated under the name i.xpo. By way of reference to our long tradition, our current logo contains the original FK company colour green and three rhombuses, which are taken from the Count’s coat of arms.