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SIAL Innovation, the global food trends and innovation observatory

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SIAL Innovation interprets all the new food products and agri-food consumer trends worldwide in partnership with XTC World Innovation.

The purpose of the SIAL exhibitions all over the world is to outline global food trends, assemble the stakeholders from the sector and organise these meetings under the sign of food innovation. Now the world standard of reference as trend forecaster and advisor for innovative products, SIAL invites top international experts to present the major food trends.

Pinpoint the food innovations of tomorrow

SIAL Innovation Award Winner at SIAL Canada

In partnership with XTC World Innovation, SIAL Innovation provides visitors with an exceptional showcase of global food trends and innovations at each SIAL exhibition.

SIAL Innovation is an area entirely dedicated to the discovery of new products. Innovation and agri-food professionals choose these from an advance presentation of products by the show’s exhibitors.

After examination of the products selected, the Grand Jury chooses several Gold Awards. Exhibitors whose new products are granted an award will receive a trophy during the SIAL Innovation Gold Award Ceremony that takes place at every exhibition.

SIAL Innovation is exclusively reserved for SIAL exhibitors.

Selection criteria for innovative products

  • Innovative character of the food product
  • New benefit(s) for consumers
  • Launched recently (date defined according to the exhibition)

SIAL Innovation in figures

SIAL ASEAN

SIAL Canada

Toronto

SIAL China

SIAL Middle East

SIAL Paris

SIAL Interfood

Session

2016

2016

2016

2016

2016

2016

Products registered

61

75

353

251

2189

116

Products selected

30

52

151

52

464

31

Gold Awards

1

1

3

3

4

1

  • Over 2,000 food innovations spotted among all SIALs
  • 15 expert innovation trends analyzed around the world
  • Open showcase area dedicated to innovative products at all shows
  • Showcase of the worldwide winner’s product at all upcoming SIALs
SIAL Innovation Awards  - SIAL Paris

SIAL Innovation - World Champions Tour

SIAL Innovation at SIAL Middle East

To increase the visibility of the SIAL Innovation Gold Awards Winners globally, a new concept has emerged: the World Champions Tour.

Are you a Gold Award Winner? Be our guest at the next SIAL exhibition: we offer you the opportunity to exhibit your product for free beside the SIAL Innovation area.
Do not miss this opportunity!