Feb. 6, 2013
EXPO FINEFOOD 2013
and EXPO Coffee & Tea 2013 will be held from
2013 in the Shanghai New International Expo Center. Up till now, the number of exhibitors has increased by 27.5 percent compared with 2012, occupying nearly five halls with an exhibition area of 35,000 square meters.
The exhibit includes food, coffee, tea, ice cream and dairy products, seafood, frozen and chilled foods, bakery products, beverages, wines and spirits, and more. The exhibition will attract more than 30,000 professional visitors and 2,000 oversea visitors from star hotels, restaurant chains, bars, cafes, clubs, bakery and ice cream shops.
Eminent Industry Brands Annual Get-Together
Hundreds of international brands from more than 20 countries and regions will exhibit at
. Well-known ice cream brands include Taylor and Stoelting from the U.S.; Carpigiani, PreGel, Fabbri, Elenka and MEC3 from
; Nissei from
, and leading domestic manufacturers such as
, Spaceman, Synbiotech, and Donper. Exhibitors in the beverage industry such as Huiyuan, Weiquan, Fresh Juice, Guangcun, Geerzhi, Doking, Sanhe, Yudingshengyuan, Dele and Huaren are also among the list. Meanwhile, the Food & Beverage category has also been endorsed by brands such as Wushi Cate,
, Bright Dairy, Nestle, and YiFang Rural. Shangdong Zhongde and
will display the latest beer brewing equipment at EXPO FINEFOOD 2013. The top coffee machine brands will exhibit as well, such as Astoria, Lavazza, and Rancilio.
Sugar Rush Tour at EXPO FINEFOOD 2013
Well-known Italian ice cream equipment manufacturer Carpigiani will announce its latest RTL ice cream machine that produces superior quality gelato at Hall E4. MEC3 focuses on low fat ice cream and provides more choices to meet the current health trend. As one of the famous Italian ice cream ingredient suppliers, Fabbri has a history of over 100 years and they are proud to be the sponsor of the China Gelato Championship 2013. Stoelting has become known as a manufacturer of durable, dependable frozen commercial equipment since it manufactured the first soft-serve ice cream freezer machine for Dairy Queen, and it will make its debut at
EXPO FINEFOOD 2013
Fascinating Industry Competitions for Top-notch Contenders
Several international competitions will be held at
to provide rich onsite sensory experience. The 2013 China Gelato Championship at Hall E4 is strongly supported by
ice cream ingredient brand Fabbri,
ice cream equipment brand Carpigiani, and the Masters of Italian Gelato (MGI). The three-day schedule includes two regular themes: PISTACHIO ICE CREAM variegated cherry and Strawberry sorbet, and an original theme as well. The winner will win the chance to study at the University of Carpigiani in
The China Barista Championship (CBC) and China Latte Art Championship will be held at Hall E7. CBC is an exclusive professional competition authorized by the World Barista Championship (WBC). It has become the cradle of up-rising young coffee professionals in
. CBC has marched into her 11th year with 24 division competitions covering East, North, and the Southwest regions of
. Champions representing 24 division competitions will gather at HOTELEX Shanghai Hall E7 in
to battle it out for the exclusive spot to compete at the WBC. The event is sponsored by Render Coffee, BEZZERA, Nestle (
), Davinci, HARIO and more.
China Latte Art Championship is founded by WCE (World Coffee Events), the premier events producer for the coffee community worldwide. Their mission is to develop events that engage the specialty coffee community and promote coffee. World Latte Art Championship is now coming to
, and it will launch at
EXPO FINEFOOD 2013
in April. The winner will represent
, to fight for the World championship.
The 2nd China Master Bartender Competition will kick off at Hall E5, which is a professional competition initiated by the most authoritative bartender association in the nation. The 2012 Shanghai Bartender Championship attracted over 70 bartenders focusing on classic and flair bartending from all over the country and attracted over 10,000 visitors during the show. The sponsors include LUXADRO, CLEMENT, Stolichnaya,
, Xenta Absenta, The LONDON N
1, COCCHI, MONIN and Watson's.
Food Journey for the Most Discerning Taste Buds
has prepared an exotic food journey for the most discerning taste buds onsite in Hall E6.
will work closely with Italian famous restaurant Casanova to put on an authentic Italian food journey by showcasing top-tier Italian chefs and best quality Italian food ingredients. Italian food has its own charm because of its unique cooking style and technique. The audience will have the chance to taste authentic Italian food and also experience Italian gourmet culture right at
In the 2013 edition, HOTELEX will collaborate with the U.S. Agricultural Trade Office Shanghai Center to help put on an excellent show featuring top-notch
food ingredients. It will exhibit at
Pavilion showcasing several
agricultural product associations at Hall E6. Meanwhile, with the purpose of introducing the varieties of
food ingredients into Chinese restaurants, high-end food ingredients from the U.S. will be under the spotlight through Taste of
the United States
2013 - Asian Master Chef Challenge featuring award-winning Chinese chefs.
No matter if your target is purchasing world-class brand products, tasting fresh hand-made ice cream, or supporting your favorite competitor, EXPO FINEFOOD is worth looking forward to.