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Press release n. 2 of the 13/09/2017 17.14.39 ( download )

Three new halls (A6, C6 and C4). West Entrance.

.Rimini, 12th February 2018 . Beer Attraction continues to grow and adds three halls to last year´s layout: C4, A6 and C6. It has expanded and further boosted exhibition facilities, which now cover the sector´s entire product chain: an appointment that´s a must for professionals of the speciality beer and craft beer market and for the Horeca sector.

The layout of the expo will be in the west wing of the IEG Italian Exhibition Group - Rimini expo centre. This edition will also feature three macro sectors: beer, food and technology with the main new aspect being precisely the spin-off of the sector on processing and packaging technology and the launch of a real expo held alongside Beer Attraction. It is BBTECH Expo . Professional Trade Fair for Beer and Beverage Technologies, which will occupy Halls A5 and A6. In Halls C4, C5, C6 and C7 beer confirms its central role in the expo project, with large brands alongside craft breweries and events of the calibre of Beer of the Year. There are also numerous new features in the Food Attraction section which, as well as the large events organized by the FIC Italian Federation of Chefs (Hall A7), such as the Championships of Italian Cuisine and the Grand Prix of Mediterranean Cuisine, is also hosting street food (C6), the Food Attraction Lab and the Pizza Arena (C7). BBTECH Lab (A5) on the other hand will be at the centre of technical seminars and workshops.

Dates: 17-20 February 2018; organizers: : Italian Exhibition Group SpA in collaboration with Unionbirrai, FIC (Italian Federation of Chefs) with the patronage of: Emilia Romagna Region, Rimini Municipality and Italgrob; media partners: GBI, Il Mondo della Birra; frequency: annual; edition: 4th; admission: from 17th to 20th February trade members only, on Saturday 17th February only: also open to the (adult) public of foodies and gourmet consumers; hours: Saturday 17th, Sunday 18th and Monday 19th February: 10 am . 6:30 pm; Tuesday 20th February: 10 am . 5 pm; Group Exhibition Director | Italian Exhibition Group S.p.A. - Food & Beverage: Patrizia Cecchi; group brand manager . food & beverage division: Flavia Morelli; brand manager: Barbara Padovan; visitor info:; e-mail:; Web sites: #BA2018 @BeerAttractionFacebook:

Head of National Media & Corporate Communication: ElisabettaVitali; Rimini offices: Press Office Manager: Marco Forcellini; communication specialists: Alessandro Caprio, Nicoletta Evangelisti Mancini, Jacopo Frenquellucci, Silvia Giorgi. For info: