For Nicolas Trentesaux, the event will be no less than "Ali Baba's cave for all the professional food lovers eager to discover newfood treasures." He should know. He is the general manager and director of Food at Comexposium, Paris. The French organiser is bringing a spin-off of its Gourmet Selection to Germany and will host it on April 4 and 5, 2022 in Hamburg under the name of Gourmet Discovery.
The new B2B fair is intended to offer an "amazing range of European food products", from gourmet delicacies to specialty drinks, to the most amazing artisanal cheeses.Comexposium is positioning its first trade fair in Germany as an exclusive B2B event for selected sales channels, delicatessens and the gastronomy trade. At the same time, the latest spin-off of the French food family is intended to be an answer to the growing demand for gourmet products on the German market.
„Finally Gourmet Selection will be going abroad for the first time.“
Around 200 exhibitors and 2500 visitors and a strong media presence are expected at the first edition. Gourmet Discovery will be held along the banks of the Elbe: in shed 52 in the Port of Hamburg."Finally, as proof of our concept's success, Gourmet Selection will be going abroad for the first time in 2022, with the launch of a version that is tailored to the German market. This new annual event is the adaptation to the German market of a winning concept with a short, efficient format, offering a range of high-end products to a targeted audience", said Chantal De Lamotte, event director.