Cologne: 07.–11.10.2023 #anuga

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Anuga 2023
Date of the event
7–11 October 2023
Organizer of the fair
Koelnmesse GmbH
Messeplatz 1
50679 Köln

Bundesverband des Deutschen
Lebensmittelhandels e.V. (BVLH)
Am Weidendamm 1A
10117 Berlin
Event frequency
every 2 years
Koelnmesse, Fair Grounds, Cologne
Opening times
For exhibitors:
Sat. to Wed. 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

For visitors:
Sat. to Wed. 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Stand rental prices / qm
Price until 30.09.2022 (Early Bird):
EUR 299.00 /sqm

Price from 01.10.2022:
EUR 309.00 /sqm
Flat rate energy costs / qm
EUR 22.50 / qm
AUMA / qm
EUR 0.60 / qm
Marketing package
EUR 1,120.00
Product segments

Anuga Fine Food
Anuga Drinks
Anuga Chilled & Fresh Food
Anuga Meat
Anuga Frozen Food
Anuga Dairy
Anuga Bread & Bakery
Anuga Hot Beverages
Anuga Organic
Anuga Out of Home
Fair profile
Trade fair for the international food industry
Start of exhibitor application
May 2022
Hall occupancy
Halls 1-11
Target groups
Manufacturers, importers and wholesalers
  • of food and beverages
  • of technology for the catering trade
  • Providers of services for food retailing and gastronomy
  • Trade agencies

Admitted to the visit are decision-makers (management, purchasing/procurement, market management, sales, marketing) from the food wholesale and retail trade, beverage wholesale and retail trade, trade cooperations, drugstores and health food stores, trade representations, food import and export, food trade, food industry and suppliers to the food industry.
The same applies to the responsible employees of companies in the out-of-home market for food and beverages, such as the hotel industry, classic gastronomy, system/brand gastronomy, catering, company, communal and social catering.
Also admitted are the responsible employees from the areas of procurement and use of technical facilities and equipment as well as the area of canteen kitchen planning and the specialised trade for canteen kitchen technology.
Proof of industry affiliation must be provided when purchasing tickets for Anuga (extract from the commercial register, trade licence or similar). Employees of nutrition institutes, nutritionists.
Access authorisation
Open to trade visitors only
Opening hours

Construction period:
at a time from 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m.
Halls closed from 12:00 a.m./midnight to 7:00 a.m.
03.-05.10.2023: 12:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m./midnight
06.10.2023: 12:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Please note that on 1 October the "Cologne Marathon" is planned and on 3 October there is a national holiday, which might affect the traffic situation for trucks in Germany.

Dismantling period:
11.10.2023: from 6:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m./midnight
12.-15.10.2023: 12:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m./midnight
Figures of the last Anuga 2019 (data of 2021 in brackets)
Exhibitors 2019 (2021)
Gross exhibition space
Visitors (Visits)

7,972 (4,443)
284,000 m² gross (244,400 sqm gross)
169,653 trade visitors from 201 countries
(69,549 trade visitors from 169 countries)
Mr. Jan Philipp Hartmann

Do you have any special questions?

  • Visitor hotline

    Tel. +49 1806 002 410
    Fax +49 221 821-991010

    Write an e-mail

  • Exbibitor hotline

    Tel. +49 221 821-2240
    Fax +49 221 821-993410

    Write an e-mail

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