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VertiFarm 2024 Showcases Innovative Solutions for a Sustainable Global Food System

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SHERIDAN, WYOMING – June 25, 2024 – VertiFarm, the international trade fair for next-level farming and new food systems, is set to return to Messe Dortmund from October 8th to 10th, 2024. This year's event will focus on innovative cultivation and production systems for vertical farming, new food systems, and controlled environment agriculture (CEA), offering a comprehensive overview of the technologies and solutions that are shaping the future of food production.

Cologne Trade Fair Marks a Century of Innovation, 15 Years of Transformation Under CEO Gerald Böse

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COLOGNE, Germany – 04.22.2024 – The Cologne Trade Fair (Koelnmesse), one of the world's leading trade fair organizers, celebrates a momentous milestone: its 100th anniversary. Founded in 1924, the Cologne Trade Fair has become a cornerstone of German industry and a global hub for fostering business connections. The last 15 years have been especially transformative under the guidance of Managing Director, Mr. Gerald Böse.

A Century of Business Excellence

ProWein 2024: The World's Leading Wine and Spirits Trade Fair Returns to Düsseldorf

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Get ready for the ultimate gathering of the global wine and spirits industry as ProWein returns to Düsseldorf, Germany, from March 10th to 12th, 2024. This renowned trade fair celebrates its 30th anniversary with an unparalleled showcase of producers, distributors, and trendsetters shaping the future of the beverage world.

What to Expect at ProWein 2024

ISM 2023 is betting on joint solutions in challenging times

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The world's largest and most important trade fair for sweets and snacks with new highlights and a diversified event programme A colourful selection of the finest sweet and savoury treats from all over the globe on around 100,000 m² at the Cologne exhibition halls: That is ISM 2023! After the Re-start Edition last year, about 1,300 exhibitors from 70 countries will present the trends of the international sweets and snacks industry again this year, which means ISM is confirming its position as the leading global trade fair.The exhibitors include several newcomers from countries like Armenia, Costa Rica, Indonesia, Trinidad and Tobago or Venezuela.

Majlen Fazer is the winner of the ISM Award 2023

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Talent from Finland convinces the jury Majlen Fazer, Senior Specialist in Product Quality, Cocoa and Chocolate at the largest Finnish food group, Fazer, is the winner of this year's ISM Award. The largest and most important trade fair for sweets and snacks worldwide is among others paying tribute to her commitment towards more sustainability in the sweets and snacks industry.Fazer is striving to get the food industry on the path to a liveable future with environmentally-friendly, healthy and high-quality products and packaging. Fazer is well-known in Scandinavia for sweets of all kinds and has been a family business for over 130 years. Now in its 4th generation, Majlen Fazer, the great-granddaughter of Karl Fazer, is part of Fazer with the aim of infecting even more people with her enthusiasm for Fazer chocolate.

ISM and ProSweets Cologne - Special Edition kick off with a diversified event programme

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Consumer and product trends, innovations, start-up pitches, industry talks and, for the first time, Lab5 by ISM are part of the diverse range of events on site. The preparations are in full swing: ISM and ProSweets Cologne – Special Edition are jointly opening their doors from 23 to 25 April and are thus bringing the international sweets and snacks industry together again. At present, around 1,200 exhibitors from 72 countries and all continents are awaited.

ISM preparations in full swing: World's leading trade fair presents trends and new products for the sweets and snack sector in 2022

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From plant-based to immune-boosting and full of energy products - the spectrum is diverse and colourful After a two-year break due to the pandemic, ISM will take place from 30 January to 2 February 2022 with 1,085 exhibitors from 56 countries. This year, product innovations will once again play a central role at the world's largest trade fair for confectionery and snacks. This is also reflected in the fair's new products overview, which presents numerous new products with around 160 entries. 

ISM is back: 1,085 exhibitors from around 56 countries

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The world's largest and most important trade fair for sweets and snacks will present new international products and a diversified event programme After a two-year break, ISM 2022 is back with 1,085 exhibiting companies from 56 countries. The world's leading trade fair for sweets and snacks will present the entire product range - from chocolate, confectionery and biscuits through to snacks, trend snacks and natural snacks, ice cream, frozen sweets as well as breakfast snacks - on around 90,000 square metres of exhibition space at the Cologne fair grounds. With 213 exhibitors, ProSweets Cologne, the international supplier fair for the sweets and snacks industry, is once again being staged parallel to ISM. Together both trade fairs cover the entire value chain in the production of sweets and snacks, a unique constellation worldwide.

ISM and ProSweets Cologne 2022: Trade fair duo well-aligned for the re-start

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Safe trade fair experience due to the trusted hygiene concept #B-SAFE4business In two weeks' time the trade fair duo, ISM and ProSweets Cologne, take off again at the Cologne fair grounds after a two-year break due to the pandemic. As the leading international events for the sweets and snacks industry, both trade fairs are must-attend dates for all relevant market participants, because the entire value chain - from the current trends and product innovations through to packaging solutions, production technologies and the latest ingredients and raw materials - can only be experienced here. The trusted #B-Safe4Business hygiene concept and the 3G concept, CH3CK, which optimally regulate admission for all of the trade fair participants with regards to COVID and thus ensures that they are completely safe. The new Corona Protection Ordinance of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia, which is valid from 13 January to 9 February, additionally includes several essential new aspects for the trade fair business and continues to allow the conduction of trade fairs such as ISM and ProSweets Cologne. Both trade fairs are being staged from 30 January to 2 February 2022 and are exclusively open to the international trade audience.

Diversified event programme at ISM 2022

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The latest consumer and product trends, innovations and start-up pitches enhance the industry-oriented exhibitor offer on-site In just a few weeks it is finally time again: The international sweets and snacks industry will finally meet up again at the Cologne fair grounds from 30 January to 2 February 2022 after a two-year break. With around 1,200 exhibitors from more than 60 countries registered to-date, ISM offers a good starting position for a re-start in January. With the safety and hygiene concept #B-SAFE4business and admission being exclusively granted to people recovered from, vaccinated against COVID or who are in possession of a negative test CH3CK the leading global trade fair for sweets and snacks ensures the highest degree of safety for the participating companies and visitors.