BIOFACH and VIVANESS 2014: 42,445 visitors at 25th anniversary of world’s leading exhibition

  • Continuity in national and international attendance
  • Exhibitors and visitors in the mood for celebrating

42,445* trade visitors from 135 countries (international share 44 %) were determined not to miss the 25th anniversary of BIOFACH and the eighth edition of VIVANESS. So the exhibition duo continues its high level of attendance from Germany and abroad. The World’s leading Trade Fair for Organic Food and the International Trade Fair for Natural Personal Care impressed once again with their four-day presentation of varied, innovative and high-quality products. 2,235 exhibitors from 76 countries (international share 70 %) presented their products for buyers from the food and cosmetic sectors on a net area of 42,328 m². The top 5 visiting countries were Germany, Austria, Italy, France and the Netherlands. The special focus in 2014 was on the future of the organic food industry and the key theme Organic 3.0.

* The figures for exhibitors and visitors are certified by the Society for Voluntary Control of Fair and Exhibition Statistics (FKM), Berlin.

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Barbara Böck, Helen Kreisel-Gebhard,
Ellen Damarowski

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BIOFACH, the World's leading Trade Fair for Organic Food, is distinguished by its vigour, internationality and innovative power. Together with VIVANESS, the Trade Fair for Natural Personal Care and Wellness, it attracts around 2,300 exhibitors – more than two-thirds of them from abroad – and more than 40,000 trade visitors from over 130 countries in the world to Nürnberg every year in February. Under the patronage of IFOAM (International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements) and with BÖLW (German Federation of the Organic Food Industry) as national supporting organization, BIOFACH guarantees the constantly high quality of the products on display through strict admission criteria. BIOFACH is present throughout the world with its own events in Japan, the United States, South America, China and India