First Anuga in Stuttgart
Anuga in Cologne for the first time
Last Anuga before the war in Kiel
First Anuga after the war in Cologne
Endeavour to allocate the halls according to the respective industries
Packing technology at Anuga
First implementation of seven floating hotels to relieve the hotel industry in Cologne
First buyer days for the trade (the first three days)
Trade visitors days increased up to four
The dairy industry becomes a new focus
Division into three large exhibition complexes
Shortened down to seven days
50 Years of Anuga
Central Marketing Association of the German Agricultural Industry (CMA) at Anuga for the first time.
First participation of the hospitality sector.
Shortened down to six days, only open to public on one day
Divided up into consuma, systema (from 1979 onwards gastroma), technica
Anuga finally becomes a trade fair
Butcher trade at Anuga, Flönz Cup (up until 1989, since 1995 Flönz Trophy at the NRW Handicraft Trade Fair)
First German Youth Championship of the hospitality trade (up until 1993)
Introduction of the trade visitor control
Venue date changed to October
First participation of the European Association of the Health Food Manufacturers
Ban on direct selling
Anuga overshadowed by political disputes
70 % of the exhibiting companies come from abroad for the first time
Exhibition space of Anuga segment Milk grows by 40 %
Continuation of the product arrangement leads to clearer orientation on gross exhibition space spanning 260,000 m²
Expansion of the four exhibition focuses to include five further sections.
Federal Chancellor Dr. Helmut Kohl opens the trade fair for the 4th time
Division according to exhibition focuses leads to unique synergy effects for 183,768 decision-makers from 152 countries
Duration of Anuga shortened down to 5 days
Introduction of the 10 (autonomous) trade shows. Introduction of taste as an innovation competition.
Introduction of the "Fully Organic" special event for the presentation of organic products for supermarkets.
Opened by the Federal Chancellor Gerhard Schröder.
Introduction of a partner country concept with Thailand.
In terms of the buildings, it is staged in the new Northern section for the first time.
Turkey is the partner country
The 1st Anuga Gourmet Festival staged in the city parallel to the trade fair.
CateringTec is renamed FoodService "Chef of the Year" finals in Cologne for the first time.
Anuga is opened by the Federal Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle together with the Italian Minister of Agriculture Francesco Saverio Romano.
Italy is the partner country Proof of the organic certification for the exhibitors of Anuga Organic.
The Spanish successor to the throne Felipe and his wife Princess Letizia visit Anuga.
Greece is the partner country
Exhibitor record with over 7,000 companies from 108 countries New record: Participation of more than 7,400 companies from 107 countries.