The leading international supplier trade fair of the food and beverage industry is continuing to write its success story. After already registering a growth in exhibition space and a two-digit increase in the number of exhibitors (+13 percent) in the run-up to the event, Anuga FoodTec 2018 was also able to achieve a significant rise in the number of visitors: More than 50,000 experts from the food industry informed themselves about the innovations and further developments of the supplier industry from 20 to 23 March.
According to Rabobank’s report, global meat market prices will be under pressure next year due to the growth of supply. While global meat consumption continues to rise, a supply-driven and more competitive market will create challenges for producers, putting pressure on prices and margins.
The international company REEPACK responded to the economic crisis by expanding and investing in the European market, which provides 80% of the company’s sales.
In January, a new production of Reepack Verpackungsmaschinen GmbH was opened in Stutensee (Germany), focused on the development, production, and marketing of flow-pack type packaging equipment.