The 26th Shanghai International Hospitality Equipment and Supply Exhibition (HOTELEX Shanghai) | Concurrent: Expo Finefood Shanghai 2017

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28.03.2017 | 09:00
31.03.2017 - 17:00
Shanghai New International Expo Center, Shanghai, China

Sector: Catering& Bakery Equipment Integration, Refrigeration & Kitchen Accessory Equipment, Buffet Equipment, Tableware, Bakery & Ice Cream, Food & Beverage, Imported Food, Wine & Spirits, Coffee & Tea, Pizza, Hotel Franchising, Appliance& Amenities, Textile& Uniform, Appliance, & Amenities, Fitness & Leisure, Catering Franchising, Central Kitchen, Catering Equipment Integration etc.


HOTELEX Shanghai

Shanghai International Hotel Equipment and Supply Expo (HOTELEX Shanghai) is a worldwide professional trade show in the hospitality and catering industry over 25 years. It is organized by China Tourism Hotel Association and Shanghai UBM Sinoexpo International Exhibition Co., Ltd., and also guided by Shanghai Tourism Bureau. The 25th HOTELEX Shanghai has concluded successfully on 1stApril at Shanghai New International Expo Center, which has gained the higher achievement and progress in both hospitality and catering industry. HOTELEX is a one-stop procurement platform for the hospitality and catering industry, which contains 15 themed sectors, including Catering Equipment Supply, Tableware, Appliance Amenities, Textile, IT & Security, Fitness & Leisure, Food & Beverage, Coffee & Tea, Bakery & Ice Cream, Wine & Spirits. HOTELEX aims to provide more advanced and comprehensive platform for the entire hospitality industry as well as the business opportunities.


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The number of exhibitors has reached 2,207 with a promising 5.7 % growth covering 17 exhibition halls and 8 outdoor halls. HOTELEX exhibitors and products came from 116 countries and regions. Most of the domestic companies and products came from east China, South China, North China, and Northeast. The figure shows that 39.18% of exhibits were overseas brands and came from Hong Kong, Marco, Taiwan, Europe, East Asian, North America and etc. HOTELEX had gone through for 25 years, but the innovation and high-quality are the lasting purpose for HOTELEX. HOTELEX had grown from simply concentrating on hospitality and catering utilities to focus on the whole hospitality industrial chain from multiple angles, consistently towards the industrial trend of innovation, green and energy conservation. In terms of micro data, HOTELEX has grown from an event that accommodates more than 100 exhibitors with 2,000 square meters to the present professional exhibition that occupies 250,000 square meters, covering 15 themed sectors of 2,200 domestic and international exhibitors. HOTELEX has developed from an annual event to the series exhibitions, expanding from east China to southwest China, Southern China, and even Southeast Asia.


There was a fascinating announcement at the N5 exhibition hall at 3:00 pm, 31st March 2015, where is the venue of China Barista Championship. World Coffee Events (WCE) announced that it will bring the World Latte Art Championship, World Cup Taster Championship, World Coffee Roasting Championship, and World Coffee in Good Spirits Championship to HOTELEX Shanghai. The event were held from March 29th to April 1st, 2016, and brought more than 60 countries champions and participants to these competitions. "WCE feels strongly that these events will prove a major success in China with the support of the local specialty coffee community," said by Cindy Ludvikson, Managing Director of WCE. "We are very honor to be the host of WCE competitions and we will go all out to provide the best stage for you!" said by Wang Mingliang, founder and director of UBM Sinoexpo. Shanghai UBM Sinoexpo International Exhibition Co., Ltd is authorized by World Coffee Events (WCE) to organize World Latte Art Championship (WLAC), World Cup Taster Championship (WCTC), World Coffee Roasting Championship (WCRC), and World Coffee in Good Spirits (WCIGS) finals at HOTELEX 2016. World Coffee Events is the premier producer of events for the coffee community worldwide. Meanwhile, China Barista Championship and China Brewers Cup final will also be held at HOTELEX 2016. Coffee industry people from all over the world will come to HOTELEX 2016 to participate this must-attend annual get-together.




HOTELEX Shanghai has led the hospitality industry trends for 25 years and will continue to provide one-stop purchasing platform and unique experience for the hospitality professionals. As one of the largest and most effective exhibition in the industry, HOTELEX will trigger a rapid expansion of hospitality trade. Hospitality industry has grown exponentially in Asia, as a result of blossoming tourism and urban expansion, HOTELEX has seized this opportunity and established itself as a front-runner through improvement of overall user experience.



Brand awareness plays an important role when facing more competitive market and increasing similar brands.HOTELEX is the second to none choice to elevate your brand image and to expedite decision-making process.



Different from traditional exhibition, HOTELEX creatively incorporates a multi-dimensional platform catering to the both sides of supply and demand. HOTELEX is capable of transforming your products with its broad industry network and elevated customer experience tool kits.



HOTELEX helps to look up business opportunity and seal victory. HOTELEX helps to maximize business opportunity through establishing a full-scale interactive experience with tailor-made exhibitor service and first-hand buyer information.



Shanghai UBM Sinoexpo International Exhibition Co Ltd (UBM Sinoexpo) is a professional joint-venture exhibition enterprise between Shanghai Sinoexpo International Exhibition Ltd (established in 1992) and UBM Asia Ltd, a division of UBM plc. Based in London. We focus in mainland China and embrace “BE THE BEST” as the corporate value and mission. Empowered with in-depth knowledge and expertise, our international team of professionals applies best practices in organizing international exhibitions and conferences through our global network and collaboration with partners, including government bodies, trade associations/organizations and media. Our products and services cover eight main market sectors, Furniture (Furniture/Manufacturing & Supply/Design & Furnishing), Hospitality (Hotel, Shop, Hotel Furniture and Fine Food), Design &Deco(Building/Ceramics, Engineering, Design, Decorations) Cleaning(Industrial Clean, Indoor Environment, Laundry) Boat-Leisure-Lifestyle, Ingredients (Pharmaceutical/Food, Machinery, Nutraceutical, Starch), Intelligent(Self-service, Vending, Intelligent Education) and Lighting. We have 62 international exhibitions with a total exhibition area of over 900,000 sqm, attracting mass attendance of exhibitors and visitors worldwide. Besides, we have nine B2B portals and 6 trade magazines (print and electronic), among this, is a B2B2C&O2O portal that combines four channels which included furniture, hotel, design & deco and leisure & boat, gathering over 7,000 exhibitors and several thousand million traders together. Based in Shanghai, UBM Sinoexpo also operates three regional offices in Beijing, Guangzhou and GuzhenZhongshan in China.


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