Hold your horses, everyone! The 9th International Food & Drinks, Hotel, Restaurant, Bakery and Food service equipment, Supplies & Services Exhibition – Food&HotelVietnam is set to return from 25th to 27th April 2017 as the Saigon Exhibition & Convention Centre (SECC), Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. The event, organized by Singapore Exhibition Services and local organizer VCCI Exhibition Service is geared to welcome more than 520 exhibiting companies from 36 nations and regions (of which 75 per cent are overseas), along with the presence of 16 international group pavilions of Australia, Belgium (2), Canada, Denmark, France, Germany, Hungary, Korea, Malaysia, Poland, Singapore, Spain, Taiwan, Turkey and USA. With genuine support from related government agencies and industry associations, Food&HotelVietnam2017 promises trade visitors a truly international showcase with a huge selection of the latest products, services and technologies.
Back for the 9th edition, the ultimate event is once again poised to open up enormous networking opportunities for businesses to stay ahead of the curve and keep abreast of the latest industry trends. A large number of key industry players have confirmed their participation at Food & Hotel Vietnam 2017, including Allanasons Privated Limited, Charles Wembley (S.E.A), New Viet Diary, Bao Thach International, Dan & Dan Co., Ocean Glass Public Co., Sunshine Trading and Investment Equipment, US Diary Export Council, Winterhalter Gastronom Vietnam among others.
Covering a gross space of 10,000 square meters, the event is the one-stop sourcing platform for highcaliber machinery, quality food and beverage, plus hospitality equipment and supplies catering to the current demand of the food and hospitality industry in Vietnam and Indochina. Major exhibits include Food, Drinks & Beverages; Bakery & Confectionery Equipment; Bar, Coffee & Beverage Equipment & Supplies; Foodservice & Catering Equipment; Cleaning, Washing & Waste Disposal Equipment; Fitness & Leisure; and many more. Forget about the traditional trade show presentations as FHV 2017 will also be a ground for competitions where hundreds of culinary talents can get involved and participate in various competitions chaired by a panel of internationally acclaimed and world-renowned judges. Into its 9th edition, the much awaited event will feature two competitions including Vietnam Barista Competition 2017 (VBC), where the finest barista will go on to represent Vietnam in the Allworld Barista Competition taking place at HOFEX, Hong Kong come May 2017. The Vietnam Culinary Challenge 2017 (VNCC) on the other hand is organised by the Saigon Professional Chefs Guild and judged by a distinguished panel of chefs from the region. The VNCC has established itself as Vietnam’s most prestigious culinary competition dedicated to promoting the local culinary excellence. The 7th edition of VNCC is the ultimate arena for professional chefs in Vietnam and beyond to pit their skills up against each other in a three-day series of cook-offs for the coveted title of Grand Champion.