IFFA Exhibition 2022 – global food industry event is here again!

Beire Marketing
Jan 11, 2022
International Exhibition for the Meat and Alternative Proteins Industry will take place in Frankfurt from 14 - 19 May. The exhibition offers the entire range of food industry technologies and innovations, that contribute to the world's booming sector, such as alternative meat production.

Brief history, number of visitors and exhibitors, interesting statistics:

IIFA trade fair is the number 1 exhibition for the meat industry. It brings together players from retail trade, industry, and butcher’s trade. Being a platform for the global meat industry, its distinct feature is its prime focus on meat, the leading valuable food of the world.

The exhibition includes the whole value chain of the processes of the meat industry including slaughtering, processing, packaging, and sales. The trade fair was organized
in 1949 for the first time and is held once in three years. The year 2019 commemorated the 70th anniversary of the trade fair.

Slated to be held in Frankfurt Fair, Messe Frankfurt, Germany from 14th till 19th May 2022, the event has lured lead players from more than 140 nations. Its predecessor registered as many as 67,000 visitors from 149 countries along with over 1030 exhibitors from 49 nations exhibiting their innovations and products in the area of 120,000 m².

Main exhibition themes for in 2022: 

This highly popular international trade fair unveils appointments with global and national exhibitors dealing in Meat, consumer goods, food industry, food processing, and food packaging.   

Among the main themes of the exhibition in 2022 include:

  • Optimized production
  • Improving efficiency and digital solutions
  • Food safety
  • Digitalization
  • Resource efficiency
  • Food trends
  • Quality and individualization

The product groups to be presented at the trade fair include:

  • Processing
  • Cutting
  • Slaughtering and dismembering equipment
  • Packaging
  • Refrigeration technology
  • Casings
  • Additives
  • Ingredients spices
  • Digital solutions

Who are the biggest/most prestigious exhibitors or visitors?

With more than 1,000 exhibitors from 49 nations, IFFA happens to be the prime exhibition and global platform for the meat industry. It attracts 63% of exhibitors and 70% of visitors from outside Germany. Among the top exhibitor nations include Spain, France, Italy, Austria, the USA, the UK, Poland, China, the Netherlands, and Spain.

The trade visitors who attend this trade fair include the food retail trade, importers,
the butcher’s trade, exporters, food and semi-luxuries industry, and wholesalers.

The best thing about this one of the oldest running exhibitions for the meat industry globally is the 95% satisfaction rate of its visitors and 92% of all exhibitors. What else could you ask for!

Among the leading exhibitors included in the IFFA 2022 list are:

  • AAT
  • AB MunkforsSagar
  • Abad Maquinaria Industrial
  • ADM Specialty Ingredients
  • Afher Eurobelt
  • Agricarnitec Santini
  • Albert Handtmann Maschinenfabrik
  • B&L Medien
  • Baader
  • Beck Gewürze und Additive

and much more...

Things to look forward to at the show in 2022:

An ideal resource for getting a comprehensive glimpse of the international market and finding new prospective areas for broadening your business into.

The IFFA 2022 features representatives from trade, craft, and industry together at this versatile global trade fair in Frankfurt. It brings forth vital issues being faced by the meat and alternative proteins industry. The trade fair will witness new products and discussion of intelligent applications to boost innovation.  

Going by the previous edition of this event held in 2019, IFFA 2022 shall be distinguished by increased audiences from different parts of the world. The event shall include hall 12 for another time, thereby unleashing a state-of-the-art exhibition arena and a clear synopsis of different product segments.

Come, be a part of new trends in the meat and alternative protein industry at IFFA 2022 Frankfurt, Germany to experience improved and efficacious IFFA.