SIAL 2012, The International Food Exhibition

Date: 21-25 October 2012

Venue: Paris Nord Villepinte, Paris, France

SIAL 2012 is THE world's number one food food trade exhibition, welcoming 140,000 visitors, 6,000 exhibitors and 1,500 journalists from over 200 countries.

SIAL is easy to visit with 16 clear sectors over 8 halls, 4 of them dedicated to National PAvilions and Regions of the World: Confectionary Products, Biscuits & Pastries, Cured & Salt Meats, Dairy Products, Delicatessen & Snack Foods, Frozen Products, Fruit & Vegetables, Gourmet Products, Grocery Products, Meat & Tripe, Non-Alcoholic Beverages, Orgnaic Foods, Poultry 7 Game, PReserved Products, Seafood, Tea Pavilion, Wines & Spirits.

SIAL is renowned for the diversity of its events where you can discover the food trends of tomorrow:

  • "INNOVATION" with a new centre assembling the "SIAL Innovation Observatory" and the SIAL D'OR, the awards for product innovation;
  • "INFORMATION", with the new SIAL TV studio broadcasting debates, roud-tables, conferences interviews, viewpoints, media coverage;
  • "LA CUISINE BY SIAL" - a gastronomy area with its WINE Innovation Forum;
  • "SIAL OFF" - attendees can discover PAris hotspots, its retail industry and culinary delights.

Any of our members who want to visit the show, can benefit of a special rate (€75 instead of €90). Also if you can form a group of at least 8 you can benefit from an even better price of €65 instead of €90. To avail of this offer please contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or by phone +44 208 216 3102 to get a badge. This badge also gives access to IPA 2012, the Food Processing exhibition which takes place at the same dates (21-25 October) in the same venue (Paris Nord Villepinte) as SIAL 2012.

For more information on SIAL please click here.