This trade fair took place between 25th and 28th April
Barcelona hosts the Alimentaria 2016, biennial and professional trade fair, where partner Isanatur was searching for business contact. This edition is very especial because 2016 marks Alimentaria’s fourth decade in existence. The main purpose of Isanatur was to carry out dissemination and exploitation actions of EcoProlive project.
Alimentaria 2016 is an international business centre for food and beverage industry professionals, where more than 50 countries presented their companies. In addition, this trade fair was professional and buyers visitors like importers, distributors, purchasing networks, modern distribution channels, cash & carry, hotel and restaurant trade, catering, manufacturers, wholesalers, retailers, managing directors, sales managers, purchasing managers, marketing, R&D&I, chefs and sommeliers.
According to the website of the event, the Alimentaria Hub is one of the activities and received more than 10,000 meetings between exhibitors and international buyers, being the epicentre of innovation. Several experts analysed the present and the future of the sector and they showed the most innovative products. Other activities are Innoval, The Alimentaria Experience, Vinorum, Spain the Country of 100 Cheeses and Gourmet Olive Oil Bar.
The visitors have a specific profile: Food distribution in general, import and export of food and beverages, Chains and purchasing pools, Food services, Specialists shops and other food system operators.