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The exhibitions MEATMANIA, THE WORLD OF MILK, BULPEK, SALON DE VIN, INTERFOOD & DRINK and SIHRE have become the biggest business event in Sofia, the capital city of Bulgaria. This year we expected an increase in the number of visitors of up to 22,000 ,which will ensure a successful business forum.

From November 8 to 11,the 6 halls of Inter Expo Center with a total area of 16,000 square meters will be available to all visitors . More than 450 companies will present products and innovations from the highest level. For yet another consecutive year Inter Expo Center and five branch organizations - the Association of Meat Processors in Bulgaria, the Association of Dairy Processors in Bulgaria, the National Branch Union of Bakers and Confectioners, the National Vine and Wine Chamber and the National Association Hotel Restaurant Cafeteria – they will join efforts and create conditions for doing business.

Every year ,the interest of foreign participants is raised by the good opportunities for business contacts provided by the exhibitions, the fact that all the sectors of food industry and the horeca industry are brought together in one place and, last but not least, the overall positive development of the market in this sector.

In addition to the thousands of products, visitors will also be able to benefit from the rich side -events program program. Bulgaria is is preparation for its European presidency in the beginning of 2018. In this connection, the Forum "Bulgarian Organic Products during the Bulgarian Presidency of the EU Council" will be organized in the halls of Inter Expo Center.

Top-notch culinary

Culinary is a higher form of art that creates a culture of eating. The prestigious culinary events to be held are the further proof of this fact. The national qualification for the most prestigious chefs competition -Bocuse d'Or and GastronomiX - a culinary forum for professionals, in which well-known Bulgarian and global celebrities in professional cooking and restaurant-keeping industry share their knowledge and experience with peers.

Pizza – oh yes, everyone’s favorite !

During the International Pizza Championship, we can see pizza masters from Bulgaria, Italy, France, Spain, Poland, Russia, Romania, Serbia, England, Germany and other countries. The event will provide an opportunity for all participants to showcase their skills in three main categories: classic and napoletana, creativa and romana,as well as  and pizza acrobatics.

The exhibitions that challenge businesses for more

MEATMANIA, THE WORLD OF MILK, BULPEK, SALON DE VIN, INTERFOOD & DRINK and SIHRE are the exhibitions that can boast as the largest business events for any sector of the economy in the Bulgarian capital and generally the second largest event in Bulgaria. Bilateral meetings within the Bulgarian-Romanian Business Forum will create new partnerships.

The side-events program is complemented by a competition for coffee beverages - the Bulgarian Barista Championship. The masters of coffee products produce delightful "miracles" for the palate and for the eyes. 10 of the best Bulgarian barristas will engage in a battle to win the title "Bulgarian Barista Champion for 2017" and the right to represent our country at the World Finals in Italy in 2018. The presentation on Chocolate and Wine takes us through the mysterious steps of chocolate temptation and favorite drink - dedicating the audience to the mistery of their blending.

A tasting under the motto "Grow up healthy and strong" organized by the Union of Processors of Fruit and Vegetables will show the smallest visitors how useful and tasty the fruits and vegetables can be.

The conference  Kosher & Halal Certifications: a passport to export, organized by the Hellenic International Business Association, will familiarize specialists with the specifics of this type of products. And, of course, we should also mention the Gold Medal with  Diploma Contest  for quality and original market products and / or additives, which this year will register its 10th edition.

We are expecting you at this year’s biggest business forum in Southeastern Europe from 8 to 11 November at Inter Expo Center - Sofia. All news about the exhibitions can be followed on - food-exhibitions.en