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04 / 07 / 2014

PRODEXPO: Main Business Platform of Russia’s Food Market

About 2 300 manufacturers of food and beverages from 64 countries and all the continents, over 50 000 unique trade visitors, over 100 national and transnational retail chains and a record number of negotiations between suppliers and retailers – all that is Russia’s major food exhibition Prodexpo. According to the Russian Ranking Prodexpo is recognized Russia’s largest trade fair in categories: Exhibition Space, Professional Interest and Market Coverage.  

From February 9 to 13 Expocentre hosts the 22nd International Exhibition for Food, Beverages and Food Raw Materials Prodexpo 2015.

The 2015 exposition features 19 salons. Each salon is devoted to a particular sector of the industry allowing to cover all the food industry branches and reveal its key tendencies. As an example, the EcoBioProducts Salon will get its further development. The international EcoBioSalon made its debut at Prodexpo 2014. Its participants showcased organic products certified up to official national and international standards.

In 2015 we expect another premier. Taking into account the current market needs Prodexpo creates a new Pet Food Salon. The subject meets the needs of end consumers who prefer to save their time and buy food for themselves and their pets in the same supermarket.

One of the key events of the Prodexpo exhibition is Purchasing Centre for Retail Chains™. According to the figures, in 2014 Prodexpo participants carried out 6 250 delivery negotiations with participation of 116 federal and regional retail chains, 250 purchasers, 35 heads of house brand departments, 515 manufacturers and distributors. Thus, owing to Prodexpo new products are supplied to retail chains, restaurants and shops within the shortest time possible.

The 2015 trade show is traditionally accompanied by a rich business-related programme featuring Forum of Food Retail Chains Suppliers, Food Forum: Marketing and Advertising, Forum of Producers and Retailers, Russian AlcoCONGRESS, round table discussions and conferences dedicated to the development of the ice-cream and bio products markets, etc. Food manufacturers can take part in different competitions.

In 2015 Prodexpo continues implementing the Expocentre for Counterfeit-Free Exhibitions Project. It is designed to reduce the number of counterfeit products showcased at the exhibitions.

Food industry specialists will be able to solve personnel issues in the frames of the Employment Centre arranged at the trade show.

Prodexpo 2015 is held by Expocentre ZAO and supported by the Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation. It runs under the auspices of the Moscow City Government and the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation. 

Find more information at the official exhibition website http://www.prod-expo.ru/en/

Expocentre Press Office


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