International Trade Fair of Food Products POLAGRA FOOD is one of the most important events in Poland and Central and Eastern Europe, taking place in the annual cycle, dedicated to the food industry. The next edition will take place on September 30 – October 3, 2019 in Poznan (Poland).
This food expo allows its participants to have a look at what food producers and distributors have to offer. The visitors can get to know the exceptional Polish food and the taste from all over the world. It’s worth noting that the popularity of Polish agri-food products abroad is confirmed, inter alia, by the value of exports, which in 2018 exceeded EUR 29 billion.
POLAGRA FOOD fair as event is on the list of international events approved by the Global Association of the Exhibition Industry (UFI Approved Event International). It is a proof that the Fair is prepared according to high standards, with great attention to the quality of service, and thus guarantees the exhibitors a solid business investment. More >>>
Who visit the fair?
The POLAGRA FOOD fair is visited only by professional visitors: merchants from retail chains, managers of grocery wholesalers and retail grocery stores, food distributors. Huge potential for food producers is also the International Fair for Gastronomy and Hotel Equipment POLAGRA GASTRO & INVEST HOTEL. Both events are held at the same time. They are visited by restaurateurs, cafe owners and chefs from all over Poland who are looking new equipment to the kitchen, but they also are interested in high quality food products. It is worth emphasizing that this group includes chefs from abroad and the best chefs in Poland, in particular the finalists of the most important gastronomic competition for professionals in Poland – Polish Culinary Cup.
Taking into consideration participating in POLAGRA FOOD fair it’s worth to remember that the organizer of the fair actively participates in the promotion of exhibitors. The first place includes activities that promote exhibitors’ news both in print media and online channels, as well as in direct contact with branch media. These are promotional activities that support the company’s presence at the fair and generate additional opportunities to establish contacts with potential customers.
Why it is worth to participate in the POLAGRA FOOD fair?
Every year, POLAGRA FOOD is attended by several hundred producers of meat and meat products, sweets, milk and dairy products, teas, beverages, fruit and vegetable preserves, spices or dried fruit and nuts. New products are presented by leaders in their categories, such as Mlekovita, Krajowa Spółka Cukrowa or meat plants known for their products in entire Poland, as well as companies that are still working on the development of their brands.
It is worth noting that in addition to the products known from shop shelves in new flavor variants, there will be many new products at the exhibitors’ stands which follow consumer trends – without lactose, BIO, without GMOs. A significant share in the group of exhibitors also has producers and distributors of food from abroad. Their stands are always a must on the list to visit, especially for chefs looking for new products.
Visitors from abroad can take part in a special Hosted Buyers program, under which the exhibition organizer covers the costs of travel and stay. Last year the Polagra Food fair was visited, among others, by representatives of the food industry, among others from Tajikistan, Great Britain, Georgia, Kaliningrad, Greece, Romania, Azerbaijan. The details of Hosted Buyer Programme >>> HERE
The POLAGRA FOOD fair is a part of big fair block which is known as POLAGRA Fair which is held between 30 September and 3 October 2019. It consists of the POLAGRA TECH International Trade Fair of Food Technologies, TAROPAK International Trade Fair for Packaging and Labelling Technology, the POLAGRA GASTRO/INVEST HOTEL International Fair for Food, Catering Products and Hotel Equipment as well as the POLAGRA FOOD International Trade Fair for Food.
More information: www.polagra-food.pl