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Nuremberg, Germany

Interzoo organizer WZF

Interzoo Advisory committee
The Advisory committee of Interzoo (from left to right): Nadine Trautwein, Stephan Fumy, Annette Burda, Jörg Lefers, Marika Sztipanovics (WZF), Lars Larsen, Dr. Rowena Arzt (WZF), Axel Pinders, Katharina Engling, Roland Böhme

WZF (Wirtschaftsgemeinschaft Zoologischer Fachbetriebe GmbH) organizes Interzoo in Nuremberg with the German Pet Trade and Industry Association Zentralverband Zoologischer Fachbetriebe Deutschlands e. V. (ZZF) as the honorary sponsor. WZF is founder, owner and organizer of the world's largest international trade fair for pet supplies.

As a one-hundred-per-cent subsidiary of ZZF WZF makes an important contribution to the economic and communicative development of the pet industry with its business fields trade fairs and events, public relations, education and the ring issuing agency.

Interzoo started as “Zoo-Börse” in 1953. A few member companies presented their products in the occasion of the annual conference of ZZF. Over the years the trade fair envolved tremendously. It got bigger, more professional and international. With more than 1,900 exhibitors and about 39,000 trade visitors from over 125 countries, today Interzoo is the undisputed world's leading trade fair for pet supplies. Interzoo not only offers a global market overview of the innovative range, but it is also a communication platform.

With live demonstrations and presentations on international markets or subjects like sustainability, WZF aims to inspire attendees to expand their own range of products and solutions. WZF strategically plans and manages Interzoo. The company develops the supporting program, takes care of public relations and press contacts and makes sure that animal welfare is taken into account. All this is based on its many years of experience, its high expertise in pet supplies industry and its excellent network. Additionally WZF is supported by the Interzoo Advisory Committee consisting of ZZF-members. With their individual industry experience they assist in the ongoing development of the trade fair.

Advisory committee of Interzoo

  • Roland Böhme, JBL GmbH & Co. KG
  • Annette Burda, Burda’s Tierwelt GmbH
  • Stephan Fumy, Zoofachhandel Fumy GmbH
  • Lars Larsen, Juwel-Aquarium GmbH & Co. KG
  • Jörg Lefers, Allco Heimtierbedarf GmbH & Co. KG
  • Axel Pinders, Dohse Aquaristik GmbH & Co. KG
  • Nadine Trautwein, Hunter International GmbH

Chairwoman: Katharina Engling, Bunny Tierernährung GmbH

WZF contact persons: Dr. Rowena Arzt, Marika Sztipanovics


WZF Logo

Wirtschaftsgemeinschaft Zoologischer Fachbetriebe GmbH
Mainzer Str. 10
65185 Wiesbaden

T +49 6 11 44 75 530
F +49 6 11 44 75 53 33
send enquiry


Honorary sponsor

Logo ZZF

Zentralverband Zoologischer Fachbetriebe Deutschlands e.V.
Mainzer Str. 10 
65185 Wiesbaden

Phone +49 611 4475 530
Fax +49 611 4475 5333
Press office: +49 611 4475 5314


Who ist the ZZF?

Organization on behalf of the organizer

NürnbergMesse GmbH

NürnbergMesse GmbH
90471 Nürnberg

Phone  +49 911 8606 0
Fax +49 911 8606 8228
send enquiry

Postponement of Interzoo 2020

to the press release