Sustainable event practices at Decorex | The Planner

Against the backdrop of one of Africa’s most vibrant cities, Decorex Cape Town returns from 6 to 9 June 2024 at the CTICC, showcasing cutting-edge design, curated exhibitions, inspiring talks, and product launches. As part of RX Africa’s commitment to sustainability, Decorex Cape Town 2024 marks a significant step towards a greener, more eco-conscious event landscape.

RX Africa, known for its pioneering efforts in sustainability across shows, is proud to announce Decorex Cape Town as its third show this year to embrace eco-conscious practices, following successful implementations by WTM and ILTM. This transition aligns with RX Africa’s Circular Exhibition drive, emphasising the reduction of waste and promoting environmentally friendly practices within the industry.

Carol Weaving

“As a leader in event management, RX Africa is dedicated to pushing the boundaries of sustainability,” said Carol Weaving, Managing Director of RX Africa. “Our eco-conscious initiatives reflect our commitment to creating events that are not only memorable but also environmentally responsible.”



Decorex Cape Town 2024 will feature a range of sustainable initiatives, including a competition to design a recycling bin, showcasing RX Africa’s efforts to inspire eco-consciousness within the industry. Cape Town’s selection as the event’s host city underscores its status as a hub for large-scale exhibits in Africa.

For the past eight years, Cape Town has been awarded the โ€œTop Worldwide Cityโ€ by The Telegraph Travel Awards and therefore offers the perfect backdrop for Decorex Cape Town 2024, highlighting over 230 of Africa’s most exciting lifestyle companies.

Visitors can expect a wealth of experiences at Decorex Cape Town, including:

  • Designer spotlight: International award-winning Cape Town-based interior designer Kim Williams will showcase her unique approach to interiors.
  • Plascon Colour Design Pods: Presented by Plascon, these immersive room sets will highlight vibrant uses of colour in interior design.
  • 100% Hospitality by Belgotex: Featuring innovative hospitality design concepts by renowned designers.
  • The Decorex House by Private Property: Showcasing the latest in construction elements and technology.
  • Craft and Design Institute (CDI) Exhibition: A showcase of export-worthy designs from top local talents.
  • Lexus Designer Pods: Unique spaces inspired by Lexus’s ‘Making Luxury Personal’ ethos.
  • Food and Entertainment: Samsung Bespoke Cooking Theatre, Future of Design area with CPD-accredited talks, and a pioneering Circular Exhibition on sustainable design.

RX Africa’s commitment to sustainability takes centre stage, featuring competitions and showcases aimed at promoting eco-conscious practices within the industry.

Cape Town’s perfect setting

Recognised for its excellence, Cape Town provides an ideal backdrop for Decorex Cape Town 2024, spotlighting over 230 leading lifestyle companies.

Engaging experiences await

Visitors can look forward to a diverse array of events, from designer showcases and immersive colour pods to innovative hospitality concepts and culinary delights.