The traditional pastry section brings together all the leading names in ingredients, technologies, furnishings, packaging and services. Here you will find the highest concentration of industry players in the world.
It is a unique experience where operators can really experiment and understand the artisan confectionery market.

The section dedicated to chocolate brings together the best Italian and foreign manufacturers of chocolate and chocolate production machinery, equipment and accessories, together with events, competitions and demos dedicated to the precious “food of the gods”.


The entire Artisan Bakery supply chain is waiting for you at SIGEP!
SIGEP brings together world-class ingredients and semi-finished products and presents the latest, most innovative technologies and trends in Italian-style retail formats.
The increasingly opulent and comprehensive event hosts prestigious Italian and international brands and presents a uniquely global and varied range of artisan and industrial technology.


SIGEP includes a multi-faceted exposition covering the entire coffee supply chain, from plantations around the world to a wide range of processing techniques and on to tasting. All the products and technologies revolving around the world of Espresso.
SIGEP is also the perfect setting for the finals of the various WCE (World Coffee Events) competitions promoted by the International Specialty Coffee Association.

SIGEP Community

Market Development Director  CARPIGIANI

Achille Sassoli De Bianchi

Jochen Pinsker

Senior Vice President Foodservice Europe


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SIGEP is the global business platform where professionals and operators come together to enjoy a unique and inspiring sensory experience featuring the leading international brands in the sweet food business.
SIGEP is the undisputed leader in launching new trends, shop formats, events and competitions underscored by global excellence.


It is an extraordinary occasion where new business models of the global sweet foodservice are redesigned, grounded in the values of sustainability, sharing and interconnection between out of home communities.


It is the unmissable event for the artisan confectionery industry, a showcase preview of trends, premise formats, the latest product developments, technological innovations, events and competitions, inspired both by Made in Italy and global excellence.


IIt is a one-of-a-kind exhibition event where you can meet representatives of world leading gelato and artisan confectionery companies.

5 interconnected business communities

3 good reasons for visiting

"SIGEP is the melting-pot of the gelato sector. It is the future of what will happen soon."

"SIGEP is the place to be because there is a lot of knowledge, a lot of products, and if you are a restaurant operator and if you are interested in this industry there is only one place where you can really go to get all that information."

"Sigep is a guarantee of visibility and an interested clientele, so it’s undoubtedly an exhibition of huge importance for companies."

Giovanni Gaibazzi

Sales Director

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Sigep Exp is a revamped opportunity to meet and do business that overcomes the issues of the current situation, and creates and fuels a thriving network.

Thanks to the possibility of attending digitally, Sigep Exp is now a strategically important and fundamental event for those aspiring to a sustainable and successful future for their business.

Sigep Exp is a strategic union of square metres and bytes: two essential tools to make it easier for our exhibitors to create and maintain all those necessary connections to grow their business.



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BBTech expo presents the most comprehensive processing and filling technologies, raw materials, packaging, equipment and services for beers and beverages.

Its innovative show format enables machine and plant manufacturers to find business opportunities with both beer and beverage exhibitors and visiting operators.

BBTech expo will be held at the same time as Beer&Food Attraction in Rimini (Italy) from 19 to 22 February 2023.

The event is dedicated exclusively to trade professionals.

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19 • 22 FEBRUARY


As the show is held at the same time as Beer&Food Attraction, you can meet operators from the entire beverage value chain, carefully profiled and looking out for the latest trends.

The place to be.

A fantastic opportunity to expand your business network.
In addition, through meetings, webinars and demonstrations organised by the show, you can stay up to date on new and future trends in the Out Of Home sector to better meet the challenges of tomorrow.

3 reasons to attend





Expo sectors

Raw materials, yeasts and additives

Bottling technologies
and packaging materials

“We are very happy to return to BBT expo after these years dominated by the pandemic, video calls, long-distance contacts. Finally we can see our customers again, to have face-to-face exchanges with them, to taste beer. We are really excited”.
GAI - Guglielmo Gai

“We are truly delighted to be back at BBT expo, because after two years, we needed to meet with our customers again, along with new friends and new contacts. We all needed to see each other again in Rimini”.
TMCI PADOVAN - Giancarlo Angilella

BBTech expo Community

“For our sector, being back at BBT expo is crucial. For us, there are two reasons: firstly, because as we are a new brand, it is the most important time to make this new technology known; secondly, over the last year we have acquired more than 200
customers in Italy and abroad, and the show is a fundamental opportunity to meet these new customers and discuss future strategies. For the B2B world, trade shows and in-person meetings are still very important”.

PINK PELLICONI - Matteo Mingardi

Useful info

Rimini Expo Centre
Via Emilia, 155 - 47921 Rimini (RN),

For further information please phone to +39 0541 744555 from Monday to Friday from 9.00 am to 1.00 pm.

The events

When beers and technologies meet on a journey through in-depth discussions and training sessions in cooperation with universities, consortia and trade associations.

Production and
processing technologies

Taking place concurrently with BBTech expo is Beer&Food Attraction, the show that brings together the most comprehensive national and international offer of beers, beverages, food and trends for the Out Of Home sector at a single event.

A hub to track trends and developments in the industry, a source of inspiration that gives value to experience. It attracts professional operators and key players in the industry over four days.