According to Koelnmesse, the organizers of next year’s Anuga FoodTec, 65 percent of the planned exhibition space has already been booked after the end of the first registration period.
In comparison to the same period of the previous event, 50 percent more exhibition space has already been reserved. The number of exhibiting companies has also increased by 50 percent in comparison to the same period of the previous event.
“Anuga FoodTec is also on track regarding the level of internationality: Exhibitors from 39 countries had already registered by the end of the early bird campaign. In addition to the excellent result of the exhibition space booked and the high level of internationality, diversity and top quality are also guaranteed at Anuga FoodTec 2018: Across all exhibition sections, nearly all of the market leaders and further renowned companies have confirmed their participation at an early stage. Thanks to these very promising results after the first registration period, all the signs indicate that Anuga FoodTec will continue on its growth course,” the organizers said.
Among others, the following exhibitors have already confirmed their participation at Anuga FoodTec 2018: Albert Handtmann, Almac, Andritz, Alpma, Auer, Beckhoff, Bizerba, Bruker, Cabinplant, CFT, Della Toffola, Ecolean, Exxon Mobil, Florin, Frontmatec, GEA, Gouda, IPI/Coesia, JBT, Konica Minolta, Kronen, Krones, Lagafors, Linde, Maja, Mettler, Mohn, Multivac, PHT, Rühle, Schur, Sealpac, Siemens, SPX Pöppelmann, Taghleef, Tecnal, Trepko, Weber and Vemag.
Furthermore, the following companies will be exhibiting at the Cologne fair grounds from 20 to 23 March for the first time or after a long break: A+F Automation, Atlas Copco, Barry-Wehmiller, Contitec, Cuddon Ltd., Dienst Verpackungssysteme, Espera, FBK, G. Monidin, Inox Meccanica, Perfinox, SSI Schäfer, Synerlink, Talsabel, Tavil, Twin Pack and Zudek.
An appropriate own supporting program including expert lectures will also be offered at the world’s most important supplier fair of the food and beverage industry.
“With registrations from 39 countries after the end of the early bird campaign, Anuga FoodTec is already underlining its position as the world’s most important supplier fair of the food and beverage industry nine months before the event begins,” the organizers said.
The next Anuga FoodTec will take place from 20 to 23 March 2018 in Cologne. The trade fair is jointly organised by Koelnmesse and the German Agricultural Society (DLG).