SIAL Network and Gourmet Discovery

SIAL Network: inspiring food professionals worldwide

Published on by Ambre Huerre Paitry - updated on

The world number one food innovation network.

A worldwide presence and expertise in the agri-food industry 

  • 14 food shows over 5 continents
  • 700,000 visitors coming from more than 200 countries
  • 17,000 exhibitors originating from 119 countries
  • Over 1 million showcased products
  • 2,000 innovative products selected per year
  • 50 exclusive agents in the world

Since its creation in Paris, SIAL has acquired an international reputation in the food and retail sectors. SIAL Network is the world's leading network of food and beverage trade events and organises 14 trade shows: SIAL CANADA (Montreal and Toronto), SIAL CHINA (Shanghai and Shenzhen), SIAL Middle East (Abu Dhabi), SIAL Interfood (Jakarta) SIAL Paris, SIAL INDIA (New Delhi and Mumbai), SIAL AMERICA (Las Vegas), Gourmet Selection, Gourmet Discovery, Cheese and Dairy products show and Djazagro. 3 of them are new: SIAL America (March 2022), SIAL CHINA in Shenzhen (October 2022) and Gourmet Discovery (April 2022).

The network will shape your food business

SIAL is a global reference in terms of food innovation and is positioned as a source of dynamic and innovative food companies, highlighting key trends in food consumption. The aim of the network is to monitor and identify global trends and to organise B2B events in markets that are strong enough to welcome newcomers. SIAL exhibitions gather agri-food companies and existing and potential customers and suppliers. They provide a unique opportunity to network and establish new partnerships, motivate sales networks and develop strategies to secure new contracts and enter high-growth markets. These shows are adapted to local environments: the quality and quantity of prospects create development opportunities in a very short time.

Nicolas Trentesaux, Director of SIAL Network

"Gourmet Discovery will no doubt become Ali Baba’s cave for all the professional food lovers eager to discover newfood treasures! The BtB trade show will offer an amazing range of european fine food products from gourmet delicacies to specialty drinks and the most amazing artisanal cheeses. Let’s meet in Hamburg, Germany from 13th to 14th of June 2022."

Nicolas Trentesaux, SIAL Network Managing Director