Ingredients - SIAL Paris

Develop your ingredients business at SIAL Paris

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Are you looking for distributors capable of developing your ingredients market? Do you want to highlight your innovative products? SIAL Paris will help you to meet buyers from all over the world and to raise your international profile.

Display your ingredients to professionals from distribution

An exhaustive array of semi-processed food products is exhibited at SIAL Paris: Intermediate food products or custom products, semi-processed or semi-finished products not destined for the end consumer but sold in the B2B market for incorporation into finished products.

  • The variety of products displayed at SIAL Paris is acclaimed by more than 9 visitors out of 10
    Find ingredients at SIAL Paris

    The variety of products exhibited at SIAL Paris is acclaimed by more 9 visitors out of 10

    SIAL Paris / MJM Conseil
    Ingredients and additives: elements added to the manufacturing recipe of a finished product and derived from agricultural commodities (milk, cereals, edible oils, fruits, etc.) or from chemical sources to develop specific properties for the manufacturing (thickeners, fluidifying agents, preservatives, etc.), taste (flavours, taste enhancers, etc.) and/or nutritional performance (vitamins, minerals, etc.) of the finished product.
  • Subcontracting solutions: industrial processes (mixing, dosage, drying, atomisation, extrusion, encapsulation, etc.) supplied by one food industry to another in order to develop new products without requiring an initial investment in specific industrial tooling.
  • 1,070 exhibitors*
  • 85% were international companies (71 countries)*
  • France, Belgium, Turkey: Top exhibiting countries*

Is your product innovative? Highlight it thanks to SIAL Innovation

Innovative products and global food trends
SIAL Innovation

Innovative products and global food trends

The SIAL Innovation Observatory reveals the show’s innovative offering and analyses consumer trends. Seen by 2 visitors in 3!

  • 80% of the participating companies highlighted the strategic role of SIAL Innovation to promote their products
  • 37 products from the sector were entered for the 2014 session*

SIAL Innovation Award 2014

Vegetable or fruit puree by BOIRON SURGELATION (FR): Vegetable or fruit purée fractionated into small IQF frozen discs.

A few examples of new Ingredients selected in 2014

  • Exose, Grape Sugar by Ets R. Latreuille (FR): Natural grape sugar. For use in cocktails, salads, savoury pies, fish en papillote, fruit salads, ice cream or toppings.
  • Mushrooms in Ecopouch® by SCELTA MUSHROOMS / CHAMPI'MER (NL): Mushrooms in Ecopouch® enables shelf stable mushrooms with a fresh taste and texture, and a long shelf life to be produced

The following attended SIAL Paris in 2014 

2014 exhibiting companies included

In 2014, exhibitors in the Semi-processed products and Ingredients sector welcomed an average of 145 contacts on their stands
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In 2014, exhibitors in the Semi-processed products and Ingredients sector welcomed an average of 145 contacts on their stands

SIAL Paris / MJM Conseil

Angel Yeast (CN), Eurovanille (FR), Gold Coast Ingredients (US), Grozette (NL), Materne industries (FR), Marex commodities (FR), Mintec (GB), Olam spice & vegetable ingredients (US), Pakmaya (TR), Sunrise (IN) , Vidya Europe (FR)… Of the 1,070 SIAL 2014 exhibitors taking part in other sectors, the following also have an offer of ingredients:DOHLER (DE), RUDOLF WILD (DE) exhibiting in the Beverages sector, BOESCH BODEN SPIES (DE) exhibiting in the Fruit & Vegetables sector, DAREGAL (FR) exhibiting in the Frozen Foods sector, FRIESLANDCAMPINA (NL), EUROSERUM (FR) , INTERFOOD (NL) present in the Dairy Products sector, CLEMENT FAUGIER (FR) exhibiting in the sweet grocery and bakery product sector…

Who are the buyers who come especially for you at SIAL Paris?

  • 15% come mainly for this sector*
  • 24% come from Food industry sector* 
  • 71% were international*
  • An average of 145 contacts per stand in the sector with 45 new ones
    15% des visiteurs de SIAL Paris viennent spécifiquement pour les PAI
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    15% of visitors come specifically for semi-processed products and ingredients


*2014 figures - source: 2014 Visitor Surveyurvey 

The following attended SIAL Paris in 2014

Aeon (JP), Ahold (NL), Aldi (DE), Auchan (FR), Carrefour (FR), Casino (FR), Costco (US), Edeka (DE), Leclerc (FR), Lidl & Schwarz (DE), Metro (DE), Rewe (DE), Safeway (US), Seven & I (JP), Target (US), Tesco (GB), The Kroger (US), Wal-Mart (US), Wesfarmers / Coles (AU), Woolworths (AU)

Gain record-breaking visibility and take advantage of SIAL Paris

  • More than 50 worldwide promotional agents, covering 80 countries
  • 6 press conferences in France and in 20 other countries
  • 500,000 invitations distributed, 20 postal and e-mail campaigns segmented by target (retail, foodservice, agri-food, fresh produce purchasers, wine buyers, etc.)
  • A strong presence on the social networks
  • 1,500 journalists present for the 5 days of the show*
  • More than 6,500 media spin-offs (press/radio/TV) in France and worldwide
  • Considerable political mobilisation: 120 official delegations, 4 French ministers, 22 foreign ministers and 70 ambassadors*… with a stronger mobilisation in 2016 as the show will open on the WORLD FOOD Day (by UN)

In addition to overall exhibition promotion, take advantage of sector-specific communication thanks to a large-scale media plan.

700 appearances in more than 400 on- and off-line media in France and worldwide (42 countries) including: Rayon Boissons (FR), Beverage Manager (DE), Drink’N Food (IT), LSA (FR), Largo Consumo (IT), Rundschau Für Den Lebensmittelhandel (DE), Linéaires (FR) Distribucion Actualidad (ES), Market Zoom (GR), Check Out (IE), Supermarket News (NZ), Dunya Gida (TR), The Grocer (GB), Neorestauration (FR), L’Hôtellerie Restauration (FR), Catering (BE), Caternews (ES)...

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