The largest trade exhibition of wine and spirits in Greece returned dynamically and covid-free and gathered thousands of professionals in the industry from March 12-14.
With 180 exhibitors and 150 wine importers from abroad, OENOTELIA returned dynamically in covid-free conditions, from March 12-14 at the Metropolitan Expo, in parallel with the FOOD EXPO exhibition and emerged as a key wine trade show. The exhibition met the requirements of the wine market, thanks to its strictly professional character, its high quality level and the participation of the most important companies that produce and sign the finest Greek wines and spirits.
For three days, executives from the whole range of production, standardization, distribution and marketing of wines and spirits, the hotel industry, mass catering and coffee from Greece, as well as important wine importers from abroad, had the opportunity to find everything about wine and spirits among 180 unique exhibitors. With Greek producers from all regional units of Greece, OENOTELIA 2022 covered the majority of the Greek vineyard, while also hosting exhibitors with a huge range of equipment related to wine, bottling machines, winemaking systems, packaging, labels, wine accessories, vine nurseries and consulting services.
With leading companies in the industry participating as exhibitors and with the mass attendance of thousands of entrepreneurs and executives from the organized retail and mass catering market from Greece and abroad, OENOTELIA 2022 was again, the leading commercial event in the industry.
The wealth of the greek vineyard in the wine tasting area
The visitors of OENOTELIA 2022 exhibition had the opportunity to get to know in depth the Greek vineyard, the indigenous varieties and the modern identity of the famous wines from Greece at the Wine Tasting Area. Specifically, representative wines from each wine-producing region, from a wide range of varieties and from the entire price range were available for tasting in the specially designed area at Hall 1 of the Metropolitan Expo. Thus, the visitors of the exhibition were given the opportunity to receive useful information about each of the wines that were sampled in the Taste Square and had the opportunity to compare the characteristics of more than 400 labels from all over Greece.
Important synergies from the parallel organization with FOOD EXPO
The parallel organization of OENOTELIA with FOOD EXPO created important synergies, as it gave the opportunity to the wine companies of our country, to get in touch and promote their products to thousands of Greek businessmen and executives from organized retail and mass catering.
An international trade show
As always, top wine importers, who participated at the Hosted Buyer program of the exhibition, held scheduled numerous B2B meetings with the exhibitors. The companies that participated as exhibitors had the opportunity, in addition to becoming suppliers of domestic companies, to export their products to international markets. It is worth noting that these buyers, come from countries such as the U.S.A., Germany, China, Canada, etc. which are important for the exports of Greek wines and spirits.
Under the auspices of the Greek Wine Federation
The Greek Wine Federation, the most important institutional body of the Wine industry, recognizing the great commercial efficiency and the international perspective it has already acquired, actively supported Oenotelia 2022 and invited its members to participate as exhibitors.