iba prepares bakers and confectioners for the future, as the trade fair offers experience supporting artisan achievements, discovering new ideas, opening up additional areas of business, or learning about technical developments. Visitors to the trade fair can watch new machines in action, test products, talk to experts and promote their own company. The highly-anticipated trade fair takes place in Munich, September 15-20.
At iba, the trends are announced and set throughout the fair, starting with the display stands. Here, exhibitors frequently show their machines and whole production lines in action, invite attendees to try out the products, and as a result, transform the 12 trade fair halls into the largest, wonderfully aromatic bakery in the world. As a leading international trade fair, iba also cooperates with the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy to offer exciting start-ups the perfect stage for presenting their business ideas to potential customers across the globe.
More than 1,100 exhibitors from over 45 countries (as of April 2018) present their products and services. Here, bakers and confectioners from companies of all sizes, food producers and traders, caterers and restaurateurs are guaranteed to find the perfect offer for their company.
Exhibitors are starting to announce their highlights at the iba stands. Limagrain Céréales Ingrédients and Unicorn Grain Specialties, for example, joined their forces to offer a wider range of solutions for clear label bakery.
The two specialists are presenting five solutions they during this show: a wider offer for clean label bakery; Cereclean, a new clean label preservative for bakery products; a new range of organic bread improvers in the Bricks offer; toasted buckwheat and Bricks, the bread improvers customized for all types of bakery products.
Global specialist WP Bakery Group has announced some of the ovens in their lineup at iba 2018:
- Matador MDV Production Oven is the optimum production oven for use in combination with semi- and fully-automatic loading and automation systems. Special baking stones are included with every oven. The MDV includes the WP Navigo II Profi-Control.
- OBER PRO II Oven Loading System is a fully-automatic loading and automation system for production ovens.
We will keep you updated with exhibitor news as they become available.