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Welcome to MMI South Africa

MMI South Africa is the African subsidiary of Messe München. Together with the Munich-based colleagues, they are in charge of the organization of food & drink technology Africa. In order to give you an insight into the African team of food & drink technology Africa, we prepared portraits of the colleagues: Elaine Crewe is the CEO of MMI South Africa and is responsible for...

Markus Kosak Project Manager overseas drinktec trade fairs

Markus Kosak Introduces Himself

Have you ever drunk an ice-cold Castle Lager in Johannesburg or refreshed yourself with a lassi in a café in Mumbai? No? I had the luck to make one of my hobbies, namely travel and getting to know foreign cultures, into my career. As project manager for overseas drinktec trade fairs, I now design our three international trade fairs in...

The team managing the "Eisschollen-Challenge"

drinktec’s digital paper chase

48° 8′ 14″ latitude and 11° 34′ 31″ longitude –  on February 3 the Munich exhibition center was the starting point for not one, but two highlights in the drinktec year: the annual meeting of the Advisory Board and a very special afternoon program that sent them all chasing around Munich city center. How can we make drinktec 2017 even...

Bombay Convention & Exhibition Centre

Welcome to MMI India

MMI India is the Indian subsidiary of Messe München. Together with the Munich-based colleagues, they are in charge of the organization of drink technology India. In order to give you an insight into the Indian team of drink technology India, we prepared portraits of the colleagues: Bhupinder Singh is CMO and Member of the Management Board. Mr. Singh is associated with MMI India...

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The milk year starts in Berlin

Sossna’s Diary – what´s that you ask? Well the clue’s in the name: Roland Sossna, editor of the trade journals Molkerei-Industrie and IDM International Dairy Magazine, writes here about his experiences in the milk sector. Every four weeks he tells it as it is. If you ever wanted to know what’s really happening behind the scenes in the milk sector,...

drinktec in motion – Go with the flow!

You would like to take a look back at drinktec 2013? The drinktec movie presents impressions and highlights from the show. And on our drinktec web TV and in podcasts you get the chance to review some of the interesting themes from the exhibition in the form of day-by-day reports. Have a look! drinktec Movie      

Immer gut gelaunt: drinktec-Projektgruppenleiterin Petra Westphal

Introducing Petra Westphal

For over twenty years now I have been involved with drinktec, and during that time I have made it from junior assistant to “Miss drinktec” J. For me, being Exhibition Director of this show is a perfect job, working for a fantastic sector, and it certainly feels like I have won the top prize in the lotto! This sector is...

Visitors entering drinktec

Happy New Year!

We are looking forward to a year full of events. Whether food & drink technology Africa, drink technology India, China Brew China Beverage or drinktec – a year full of events starts for our visitor. Benefit from our powerful network and find solutions, that help you start your ideas like a firework. Find out more about our record of success...

visitors outside the exhibition centre

The drinktec family of events — worldwide

drinktec is the flagship of a whole family of trade fairs. It has offshoots around the world, among them drink technology India (dti) in Mumbai and food & drink technology Africa (fdt) in Johannesburg. The organizer of these trade events is Messe München or its subsidiaries abroad. In the case of China Brew China Beverage (CBB) in Shanghai, Messe München...

Key Visual - drinktec Flow

Into the future with the new key visual – the “Flow” moves on

“Go with the flow” is the slogan of drinktec. It is an invitation to be a part of the global network of the beverage and liquid food industry, for which drinktec acts as a catalyst and ideas driver. This event connects the sector worldwide, it gets it moving, keeps it flowing, and re-invents it every four years. This spirit comes...