Enjoy a unique wine-tasting experience at the 10th EXPOOTROF – The Greek Fine Food Exhibition!
At this year’s EXPOTROF, we are excited to introduce the Wine Walk section, exclusively created for our exhibitors. Visitors will have a unique opportunity to indulge in the exquisite flavors and explore a diverse selection of premium Greek wines. Join us to experience the epitome of Greek wine culture!
● Embrace the opportunity to immerse yourself in the realm of exceptional Greek winemaking.
● Uncover enchanting flavors and a myriad of varieties that will tantalize your taste buds, while engaging in direct conversations with hand-picked winemakers who craft extraordinary libations infused with love and passion.
● Embark on a journey to unlock the artistry and hidden mysteries concealed within each bottle, unveiling the true essence of wine.
If you are a wine producer and you want to present your excellent products to the professionals of the market, register now for the 10th EXPOTROF – The Greek Fine Food Exhibition.
The exhibition that has become synonymous with the promotion of premium Greek products returns for the 10th consecutive year with an anniversary event. In just ten years, EXPOTROF has become the essential meeting point for Greek and foreign decision makers of the industry, who are interested in premium products, while
● It has presented more than 20,000 new products ● It has covered more than 60.000m2 of exhibition space ● It has welcomed more than 100,000 thousand visitors
Remaining faithful to domestic products and their promotion through innovative proposals and rich gastronomic events, EXPOTROF – THE GREEK FINE FOOD EXHIBITION welcomes from Saturday 03 to Monday 05 February 2024 more than 400 producers of premium products participating exclusively in the exhibition, as well as business representatives from the retail, catering, tourism and hotel sectors for a three-day event full of commercial agreements.
Greek gastronomy will play a leading role in the 10th EXPOTROF, while there will be no shortage of entries from abroad, which will be presented in a special section, giving Greek producers the opportunity for direct commercial contacts. At the same time, selected buyers from countries such as Dubai, Romania, Poland, Italy, the Arab Emirates, Cyprus and of course Greek businesses will participate in the specially designed Buyers Square area, wishing to get to know unique Greek products and conclude trade agreements.
Through a wide range of high quality products, such as fine wines, cheese products, brewery products, bee products, olive oil, organic products, and many other culinary treasures, visitors will have the opportunity to get to know unique products and their producers.
A further series of culinary events and professional seminars will take place during all three days. Chef Kostas Bougiouris will welcome distinguished chefs in the popular “Cooking Greece” section, producers will introduce visitors to the secrets of winemaking, brewing and mixology at the Drink & Spirits event, while the specialized seminars and workshops, Food Expert Stories, will inform industry professionals about all the latest culinary trends and practices.
Finally, in the context of EXPOTROF – THE GREEK FINE FOOD EXHIBITION, the Athens Fine Food Awards (AFFA) 2024 quality and taste awards will be presented, which evaluate Greek food through a blind tasting process.
The largest exhibition of producers of artisanal products and delicatessen products, took place from Saturday 04 to Tuesday 07 February, at MEC PAIANIAS!
The award-winning exhibition EXPOTROF returned to the MEC exhibition center of Paiana, and the report of the exhibition closed with a positive sign despite the difficult weather conditions.
At the opening that took place on the 1st day of the Exhibition, the Deputy Minister of Development and Investments, Mr. Nikos Papathanasis, the Deputy Minister of Rural Development & Food, Mr. Simos Kedikoglou, the Authorized Councilor of the Attica Region for Tourism, Mr. Thodoris Koutsogianopoulos, attended and addressed the greetings. The Attica Regional Councilor for Fisheries, Agricultural & Veterinary Policy, Mrs. Angelaki Dimitra, as well as the Head of Innovation and Outreach of the honored Central Macedonia Region, Mr. Sotiris Batos. In addition, the opening of the exhibition was graced by the presence of the Deputy Regional Governor of the Primary Sector, Thessaly Region, Mr. Billis Apostolos, the Deputy Regional Governor of the Primary Sector and Gastronomy, South Aegean Region, Mr. Zannetidis Filimonas, the Deputy Regional Governor of the Primary Sector, Region of Crete, Ms. Irini Houdetsanaki – Giakoumaki, the Deputy Regional Governor for Rural Development of Western Greece, Mr. Theodoros Vassilopoulos and the Deputy Regional Governor for Rural Economy and Rural Development of the Ionian Islands, Mr. Ioannis Armeniakos.
The goal is trade agreements
The 9th EXPOTROF – The Greek Fine Food Exhibition 2023 was attended by 275 companies and professionals from all over Greece involved in the primary production and marketing of food and beverages, as well as 10 companies from Italy in a special section. In terms of traffic, thousands of catering, wholesale trade and hotel industry professionals were registered.
As part of EXPOTROF 2023, more than 500 B2B meetings were held in the specially designed Buyers Square area with Greek and foreign companies from the hotel industry, such as HotelBrain, Mitsis Hotels, Atlantica Hotels & Resorts and Tor Hotel Group etc. From the catering sector, such as Tria Delta SA, wholesale, such as Hellinikes Hypermarkets Sklavenitis, Market In, Metro AEBE, Ok any Time Market, ANEDIK SA, distribution channels and export companies, such as AK INTERNATIONAL, THESMOS EMPORIKI OE, IREMIA, s.r.o. | Greek Market, P&P PROKOPIOU TRADING LTD, Dal Mare Group, EMPORIO EGNATIA and many more companies.
On the stage of “Cooking Greece” with Ms. Eva Parakentakis as the main presenter and chef Kostas Bouyouris as the coordinator, 22 culinary events took place from the regions of Central Macedonia, Attica, Western Greece, Western Macedonia, North Aegean, South Aegean, Crete and Thessaly, while award-winning chefs presented unique signature dishes and cooking techniques.
At the same time, the Food Expert Stories section presented free workshops on contemporary topics with an emphasis on the local producer, as well as a discussion panel with the participation of leading professionals.
Due to the extraordinary weather conditions, the AFFA 2023 Quality and Taste Awards ceremony has been postponed and will take place on a new date to be announced shortly. We sincerely thank all the exhibitors and visitors of the exhibition who, despite the weather conditions, supported us with their presence.
EXPOTROF is delighted to welcome Italian companies to its 9th exhibition, which will take place from 4 to 6 February 2023, at the MEC Peanas.
The Italian section, will participate companies of the food and beverage industry which are active in the area of production, standardization and export of premium products.
Italian companies with products such as cold meats, cheese, pasta, coffee, pastries, wine as well as packaging and standardization companies come to the 9th EXPOTROF – The Greek Fine Food Exhibition with the aim of exchanging experiences and concluding commercial agreements.
Greek producers participating in the exhibition will have the opportunity to come into direct contact with Italian companies, exchange experiences and promote their products in the neighboring country. At the same time, visitors to the exhibition will have the opportunity to get to know authentic Italian premium products and learn the secrets of Italian cuisine.
Finally, distinguished chefs from the Italian participation will cook traditional Italian recipes on the “Cooking Greece” stage, combining the Greek and Italian products of the producers of the exhibition.
The 9th EXPOTROF – The Greek Fine Food Exhibition honors the Region of Central Macedonia this year.
Many professionals operating within the geographical boundaries of the Region will participate in the 9th EXPOTROF to present the “strong cards” of Central Macedonia, such as cheese products, olive oil, vinegar, juices, sweets and jams, sauces and pastries, and of course the wines of the region.
The Region of Central Macedonia, as part of its policy for the promotion and promotion of the region’s products, participates with a single venue in the 9th EXPOTROF 2023 – The Greek Fine Food Exhibition, which will take place from February 4 to 6, 2023, at the MEC PEANIAS in Athens.
The aimed of the region is to present, through producers and their products, the prominent position that the Region of Central Macedonia holds in the production of quality agricultural products.
In order to achieve the best possible coordination, organization and participation of the Region in the exhibition, interested companies wishing to participate in order to display their products through the single configured stand of the Region are requested to register their interest in the e-mails : [email protected] or [email protected] as soon as possible and no later than Friday, September 23, 2022.
Due to a certain number of stands, a priority order will be observed
A basic condition for the participation of businesses is that their products have been produced/standardized/processed within the Region of Central Macedonia, as well as that the name of the business or the label on the packaging of the products do not refer to another region.
2313330350 Ms. Glykeria Karalis,
2313330391 Ms. Tsiambali Hariklia,
2313330052 Ms. Maria Eleftheriadou.
The favorite exhibition of the Food and Beverage sector EXPOTROF opens its gates from 04 to 06 February 2022 at MEC Paiania and welcomes professionals and friends of gastronomy in a three-day full of taste and business meetings.
By participating in the covid-free exhibition, industry professionals give a strong message about the need for physical exhibitions, trade contacts and the promotion of Greek premium products.
Virtual Β2B meetings
As part of the extroversion, the 8th EXPOTROF – The Greek Fine Food Exhibition, gives the opportunity to all its exhibitors to talk live with buyers from Greece and abroad, who do not have the opportunity to attend the physical exhibition. Through the electronic platform www.thedelifair.gr the exhibitors will present their services and products to the general public and will be able to make scheduled appointments, after the end of the physical exhibition, with the interested companies. From the comfort and safety of their own space, the exhibitors of the 8th EXPOTROF will have access to a list of buyers from the area of catering, wholesale, hotels, which shows the dynamics of the exhibition for further internationalization in the future.
“We cook Greece”
Top chefs, sommeliers and the new generation of the industry will go on stage of “We cook Greece” this year and creating unique gastronomic recipes from the products of our exhibitors and participants in the AFFA 2021 awards. Traditional recipes and new techniques will meet again at stage of We cook Greece and they are expected to enchant with their creations.
Meeting point of the Regions
The 8th EXPOTROF – The Greek Fine Food Exhibition again this year is a meeting point of the Regions of the country. Central Greece, Crete, Macedonia, Ionian and Aegean with their producers give a potential “present” for another year, highlighting in the best possible way the treasures of our country, through targeted actions.