ARTOZA 2023 has attracted as hosted buyers more than 185 important foreign buyers, coming from 20 countries, who for four days participated at b2b meetings with the exhibitors.
As part of the extroversion of ARTOZA 2023, the organizing company has attracted 185 hosted buyers, who hold more than 3,000 scheduled b2b meetings with the trade show’s exhibitors. The aim of ARTOZA’s initiative was to attract and host international buyers in order to enable the Greek companies to penetrate foreign markets. Thus, many companies that aim to expand their business activities managed to meet under the same roof, with key buyers from around the world, which shows the dynamics of the exhibition for further internationalization in the future.
This is custom Filippos Papanastasiou, Hosted Buyer and International Visitors Director, the President of the Federation of Bakers of Albania Gezim Peshkopia, the agent of FORUM SA in Albania Ilba Tomori
Filippos Papanastasiou, Hosted Buyer and International Visitors Director, FORUM SA agent in Albania Ilba Tomori, Ambassador of the Republic of Albania in Greece Luela Hajdaragao, President of the Federation of Bakers of Albania Gezim Peshkopia
A dynamic Hosted Buyer program
The 185 hosted buyers who has joined the Hosted Buyer program of the exhibition, has been selected with strict criteria and are mainly owners and executives of facilities producing bakery, patisserie, ice cream, pastry and chocolate products, bakeries & patisseries, important executives in restaurants, hotels and also are owners or chefs in restaurant-coffee shop chains. It is worth noting that the 185 hosted buyers of the program came from target markets from around the world such as Egypt, Israel, Lebanon, Jordan but also from European countries such as: Poland, Romania, Slovenia, Turkey, Bulgaria, Albania, Moldova, etc.
The delegation of Hosted Buyers from Albania
150 Bakers from Albania visited Artoza
The most important owners and executives of Albania’s production, bakery and pastry industry visited Artoza at the Metropolitan Expo. The 150 bakers, who have joined the Hosted Buyer program of the exhibition, were able to get in direct contact with the exhibitors and the products and make trade agreements in the specially designed area of the B2B Meeting Rooms.
Albanian bakers who participated in the Hosted Buyer Program spoke enthusiastically about their experience at the exhibition, stating impressed by the high level of ARTOZA, the excellent quality and variety of exhibits, as well as the number of quality appointments and the trade agreements that were closed. On Saturday, March 4, the Ambassador of the Albanian Republic Luela Hajdaraga visited the exhibition and talked with the delegation of Hosted Buyers from the neighboring country and the president of the Albanian bakery Federation Gezim Peshkopia.