SPAIN, Barcelona. The next edition of Alimentaria FoodTech, the benchmark show in Spain for process equipment, ingredients and food technology, will take place from 19 to 22 October 2021, at Fira de Barcelona Gran Vía venue in Barcelona.
The movement of Alimentaria FoodTech in the fair calendar will make its celebration also coincide with the development of Hispack, the most important packaging, process and logistics show in Spain and one of the first in Europe of its specialty, a scenario that is presented as the most favorable in the current situation.
Alimentaria FoodTech is working to add new digital proposals to its traditional face-to-face format that will allow access to a broader international market to boost international business. Various webinars, chats, meetings and virtual meetings, among other interactive actions, will offer new business opportunities that will be added to the face-to-face experience that will continue to be predominant in the fair.
As planned, the trade fair will present a transversal offer based on the key areas of the sector: processing, ingredients, packaging, industry 4.0, food safety, refrigeration, maintenance, logistics and other industrial services.
Alimentaria FoodTech represents the interests of a key sector for the production and distribution of food and beverages. The manufacture of machinery, technology, ingredients and services for the food industry in Spain billed a total of € 2,429 mill. in 2018, of which € 686 mill. corresponded to exports (about 2% more than foreign sales in 2017), according to amec data.