Category: NEWS

  • 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 […]


    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 […]


    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 […]

  • 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 […]


    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 […]

  • Angelo Caputo’s Fresh Markets enters the Extraordinary Italian Taste promotional campaign

    The Italian Trade Agency welcomes Angelo Caputo’s Fresh Markets (IL) to “The Extraordinary Italian Taste” promotional campaign. Angelo Caputo’s mission is to provide a supermarket which combines the conventional with the very best specialty, imported and domestic products at competitive prices.  Angelo Caputo’s Fresh Markets has decades of experience promoting Italian foods. They believe that […]

  • Buy Authentic Italian, Get more – Our DOP/IGP communication campaign

      The Italian Trade Commission has launched an impressive media campaign for Italian DOP/IGP cheeses, olive oils, salumi and pastas (these two designations ensure the origin and exquisite quality of the products).  Look out for ITALIANCRAFTED on our Facebook and Instagram platforms.  If you’re in New York, check out our digital bulletins on Port Authority […]

  • Come and taste Italian DOP/IGP products during the cooking shows at SFFS!

    SUMMER FANCY FOOD SHOW, New York June 25-27 For the first time, the visitors of Lounge Italia will have the opportunity to taste exquisite dishes prepared by Italian chefs exclusively with protected origin ingredients. This means that the pasta, olive oil, cheese, rice and other ingredients used to create the mouth-watering recipes are produced from […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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, […]