Countdown to World Brush Expo Bologna 2024

Greetings to all our esteemed partners and friends across the brush industry! With great excitement, FEIBP and ABMA welcome you to the World Brush Expo 2024, an event that stands as a beacon of unity, innovation, and resilience in our industry. This year, we gather in Bologna, Italy, not just to celebrate our achievements but to collaboratively forge a path towards a sustainable and innovative future.

A B2B Gathering of Visionaries and Innovators

In a time when the world seems to be promoting division and segregation, we are joining together, building bridges, and organizing the World Brush Expo. The WBE indeed stands as the premier B2B platform that unites the entire brush industry under one roof.

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Wöhler Brush Tech Unveils Innovative Solutions at World Brush Expo 2024

Wöhler Brush Tech, a leading provider of brush production machinery, is excited to participate in the highly anticipated World Brush Expo 2024. This global event will serve as a platform for the industry to showcase its latest innovations and product highlights directly to customers. On Stand E1 in Hall 30, attendees can expect to explore Wöhler’s diverse array of cutting-edge solutions, including:

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2024 ABMA Convention Tackles Industry Challenges

The Face 2 Face session highlighted the 2024 ABMA Convention

Artificial Intelligence and Recruiting are Hot Topics for the Brush Industry

With the scenic Omni Resort on Amelia Island in Florida as the backdrop, the 107th edition of the ABMA Convention was held last week and was highlighted by an engaging program that revolved around several key topics. Manufacturing overall is at the center of several mainstream trends including AI (artificial intelligence) and the event successfully touched on several to essentially weave a continuous thread related to businesses in the industry.

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Roth Composite Machinery Ready To Showcase Automated Machine Concept in Bologna

Flexibility, speed and quality take center stage as Roth Composite Machinery presents a new fully automated machine concept at the World Brush Expo

Roth Composite Machinery from Burgwald will be presenting the new development from its own innovation department at the World Brush Expo in Bologna (Hall 30, Stand E15). The fully automatic concept can be used to produce brushes that differ completely in terms of length, geometry and material – and with minimal set-up effort.

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Boucherie to Showcase Anchorless Toothbrush Technology at World Brush Expo

​The former worldwide event for the oral care brush industry, held in Freiburg, has been discontinued. Instead, a brand new fair called the World Brush Expo is organized by the American Brush Manufacturers Association and the European Brushware Federation. From May 22-24, 2024, manufacturers of various types of brushes from all over the world will unite in the BolognaFiere venue in Bologna, Italy. This is a must-attend event for professionals in the brush industry, where Boucherie will be presenting exciting new, industry-leading toothbrush machinery.

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2024 Brushware March-April Issue: World Brush Expo Roundtable


Brushware’s 2024 March-April issue features our roundtable interview with World Brush Expo leaders Chris Monahan, Alessandro Acquaderni and Marco Momoli in addition to a user case study from Wohler on the installation of new SBM 840 with customer Flex Trim A/S. You will also find details on the upcoming ABMA Convention set for Florida in March. PLUS: Manufacturing Skills Gap, Final US Import/Export Stats for 2023 and a new machine spotlight for Roth Composite Machinery.

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World Brush Expo Roundtable: All Systems Go

Bologna skyline of medieval Two Towers Asinelli and Garisenda. Photo by istockphoto/emicristea.

Roundtable Interview with the organizers behind the launch of the Inaugural World Brush Expo

As anticipation mounts for the inaugural World Brush Expo, set to unfold from May 22-24, 2024, in the picturesque city of Bologna, Italy, I had the privilege in late January of convening a roundtable discussion via Zoom with the key leaders at the helm of this transformative event. Replacing the venerable Interbrush tradeshow, the World Brush Expo aims to fill a critical gap for the brush industry, signaling a new era of connectivity and opportunity for industry professionals worldwide.

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