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ITALY @PLMA CHICAGO 2017

The Italian Trade Agency is pleased to announce the presence of 50 leading Italian manufacturers of private label products, both food and non-food, at the 2017 edition of the Private Label Manufacturing Association (PLMA) Show to be held in Rosemont, Chicago, IL from November 12 to 14. In the Italian official Pavilion, covering almost 7.600 square feet, products on display …


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MARKET DATA – USA : Food and Beverage Imports from Italy and other countries

  Comparing the total export percentage from Italy to the United States, the food and wine exports accounted for the 9% of the total market. (translated into US $ 2,595.1 million for January-July 2017). The Food and Wine sector recorded growth, with a slight slowdown compared to the growth rate sustained in the same period in 2016. The United States …


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INCOMING TRADE MISSIONS TO ITALY – SANA 2017

SANA proved to be a great success and an amazing experience this year. It is a popular international trade show for organic and international products for professionals and natural health enthusiasts. It also provides a unique opportunity to present new products and learn about the latest market trends. Six pavilions showcased organic and natural foods. SANA builds bridges between buyers and producers through the International …


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HY-VEE GUIDES CUSTOMERS TO AUTHENTIC ITALIAN

The Italian Trade Agency is pleased to welcome Hy-Vee’s to its growing list of participating retail partners in the USA. In September 2017, Hy-Vee launched its first ever “Authentic Italian” promotional campaign named “Say Ciao to Italia” in all of its 244 supermarkets located in the States of Iowa, Nebraska, Missouri, Kansas, Minnesota, Illinois, South Dakota and Wisconsin. A proud …


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CIAO ITALIA 2017: Discover something new and Delizioso at HEB

H-E-B is renewing its cooperation with the ITA Chicago office in the implementation and execution of H-E-B’s yearly Italian themed promotions entitled “Ciao Italia”, bringing to its customers an even greater selection of the culinary excellence and tradition of “Authenticity Italian” food and wines. The “Ciao Italia” 2017 promotion has been scheduled to take place in H-E-B’s 300 + locations …


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MARIANO’S CELEBRATES AUTHENTIC ITALIAN PRODUCTS

Mariano’s will continue its collaboration with the Italian Trade Agency to actively promote the concept of “Authentic Italian” food and wine in all of its 43 supermarkets located in the Chicagoland metropolitan area throughout the remainder of 2017. Last July a selection of Mariano’s “Authentic Italian” food and wine was featured in their 7th Anniversary Celebration.  Italy played a central …


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Learning about Italian wines with ITC and VIA

The Italian Trade Commission and Vinitaly International Academy are co-organizing the first Certification Course of VIA in New York. The Course will be held at Astor Center from the 26th to the 30th   of June targeting U.S. wine professionals and top sommeliers. The course will include lessons about classification of grapes, Italian wine families and groups, Italian major and minor grapes. There …


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Discover Italian natural and organic products at SANA – buyers trip

  Get ready for SANA Bologna, Friday 8 – Monday 11, September 2017 From Friday 8th to Monday 11th September 2017 SANA, the Italian trade fair that is a reference point for the world of natural and organic products, is set to return. This coming edition will include many new innovations, from a larger layout to the reorganization of the sector …


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Summer Fancy Food show speaks Italian: the Italian exhibitors’ list

ITALY – THIS YEAR’S LARGEST EVER PARTICIPATION AT THE SUMMER FANCY FOOD SHOW New York, 25-27 June 2017 The Italian Trade Commission extends a cordial invitation to the members of the media and trade to visit the Italian Pavilion at the 2017 International Summer Fancy Food & Confection Show in New York. Italian producers, regions, associations and consortia will all …


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Online or in store ITC partners with famous retailers to promote Italian DOP/IGP products

  The Italian Trade Commission believes that brick-and-mortar and e-commerce realities deserve equal attention.  ITC is proud to have partnered with both types of companies to help focus their resources on what they do best. Eataly (NY, IL, MA), FreshDirect (USA), iGourmet (USA), Kowalski’s Markets (MN) and Treasure Island Stores (IL) have been involved in The Extraordinary Italian Taste Promotion …


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