Venditalia 2018 attracted extra exhibitors and guests from around the globe.
The match, held at fieramilanocity from June 6 to 9 was once organised via Venditalia Servizi and promoted via Confida, the Italian Association of Automatic Distribution.
More than 300 corporations joined the line-up of exhibitors (20% build up in comparison to 2016). Visitor numbers additionally larger to nearly 20,000 over 4 days (4% build up).
Organisers had been specifically happy with the document selection of each exhibitors and global guests – 79 corporations (35.4% build up) from 22 nations (together with France, Spain, Germany, England, Holland but in addition China, Russia and USA) and over 4,000 international guests (16.1% build up).
Ernesto Piloni, president of Venditalia stated: “It was a great success. The event has confirmed all expectations, even exceeding them with record numbers. The 2018 edition marked an important milestone: turning Venditalia into a leading international exhibition. Among other things, Venditalia has turned 20 years this year and we are very happy to be able to celebrate this anniversary with a truly exceptional edition. My thanks also to all the exhibitors present because I saw a very high quality. All of them have significantly increased the care and refinement of the stands and the quality of their offer, thus contributing significantly to the success of the event, which has a more and more international dimension, as witnessed by the records registered by exhibitors and foreign visitors”.
Massimo Trapletti, president of Confida stated: “The success of Venditalia confirms the leadership of our country at international level in the field of automatic distribution. Our event remains the most reliable thermometer on the market and of a sector that generates over €1.8 billion of turnover with five billion consumed products supplied. Venditalia is an unmissable event for all the professionals who, at the fair, have the opportunity to meet buyers from all over the world to get a preview of the new market trends but above all to establish or consolidate business relationships, thus finalising the commercial strategies launched.”
Venditalia, which will probably be held once more in 2020, hosted 16 occasions in 3 days together with workshops, coaching meetings and shows attended via over 800 folks.