Europe’s largest exhibition of food industry products, SIAL 2016 has officially kicked off. The event covers 27 hectares and spans into five days. Wholly focused on new products and trends, it has seen an increasing number of companies walking through its doors. Around 7,000 businesses from all over the world are currently in Paris to showcase the best the agribusiness world has to offer.
Around 160,000 delegates from around the world attends the five-day show, which runs until Thursday 20 October, and this year will features the theme ‘Look Deeper’, a new motto for the overall SIAL network.
Held at the exhibition center “Parc des Expositions de Paris Nord Villepinte” in Paris from 16 to 20 October 2016, SIAL 2016 exhibition features, in eight separate sections, 20 thematic product sections of food and drinks industry in the following areas: Herbal teas, meats, dairy products, deli products and ready meals, equipment, machinery, frozen food, ice cream, fruit and vegetables, exquisite items and gourmet, health food products and dietary supplements, ingredients, meat products, poultry, game, national pavilions, organic products, local areas products France, savory grocery products, seafood, pastries, groceries and baked goods, canned food, wine and alcoholic beverages.
Russia and the Rostov region will participate in the exhibition for the first time in its half a century history. This is probably one of the world’s largest exhibition of food products, food, agricultural products, and as for the Rostov region, the food industry is one of the key growth areas.
Inspire the food business
- In 2016, SIAL Paris will be a bigger source of inspiration than ever for the world’s food industry.
- 7,000 companies from more than 100 countries will be presenting their products to retail and foodservice professionals.
- All manner of food products, from ingredients through equipment to end products, will be on show, across 21 exhibition sectors.
- Looking for ideas? SIAL Innovation will once again be casting the spotlight on a host of innovative food products.
Most importantly, the trade show provides an incredible platform for discussion and debate about a wide range of topics such as sustainable food, zero waste and allergies. SIAL Paris is an invitation to ‘look deeper’ and reinvent and anticipate consumer needs, looking at what the future holds. For more information, visit www.sialparis.com.