SIAL MERCOSUR: The International Exhibitions of Food and Beverages

Taste of Italy participated in one of the most important International Exhibitions of Food and Beverages, SIAL MERCOSUR 2008, which was held at “La Rural” fair-ground, in Buenos Aires, from 28 to 30, August, 2007.

Sial Mercosur Italia del Gusto's Stand

Considering that this was the 6th consecutive SIAL MERCOSUR EXHIBITION, it is therefore now emerging as the most important Food and Beverages Exhibition in South America.

Auricchio, Barilla, Cirio, Illy, Ponti, Riso Gallo, Salov, San Benedetto joined together to promote the Taste of Italy and the ‘’Italian eating culture’’. They participated in the fair with a 200 m2 stand, where customers, suppliers and others were welcomed and given the finest treatment, and served excellent Italian specialities which were cooked at the stand by the renowned Italian chef Donato de Santis.

Food and Beverages Exhibition

“I’m very happy and proud” said Alberto Auricchio, the group team leader, “ of what we, together with the whole team, have achieved. It has been a great event, full of contacts and success. We have left a good image of the companies involved, of the Consortium in general, but above all of Italy.”