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Monday, April 09 2018 - 16:00
FOOMA JAPAN 2018, Largest Trade Show of "Food Machinery" and "Food-Processing Technology" in Asia, Set for June 12-15, 2018, in Tokyo, Japan
TOKYO, Apr. 9, 2018 /Kyodo JBN-AsiaNet/ --

- Over 100,000 Visitors; Asia's Largest Trade Show for Food Technologies -

FOOMA JAPAN (International Food Machinery & Technology Exhibition), will 
organize the largest trade show in Asia for food technologies -- FOOMA JAPAN 
2018 -- at Tokyo Big Sight in Tokyo from Tuesday, June 12, to Friday, June 15, 

The exhibition will bring together companies from all the fields of food 
production processes -- from raw material processing to packaging and logistics 
with a focus on food production and processing machinery -- to form a 
comprehensive trade show of food machinery and food-processing technology.

This annual exhibition, which has a long history and tradition, marks its 41st 
show this year. More than 700 companies will be exhibiting at this huge-scale 
trade show, one of the largest in Asia. More than 100,000 people will attend 
the exhibition from Japan and abroad, seeking Japan's excellent 
food-manufacturing and processing machinery.


- From Japan to the world. Encompassing all food-related technologies
FOOMA JAPAN 2018 brings together cutting-edge products, technologies, services 
and information related to food under the theme of "Food Technology Unlimited." 
It covers all food-related technologies such as food-processing technology, 
safety and hygiene technology, energy conservation and environment technology 
for productivity improvement, greater efficiency, and better quality.

You can expect further improvements in your food-manufacturing and processing 
issues by watching demonstrations, touching and tasting, just as if you were at 
a food factory. Many fields are on exhibition, including machines that 
manufacture Japanese food such as sushi and noodles popular across the world 
and robot systems for food production that utilize IoT and AI, etc., to 
automate the production process.

- On-site support for overseas visitors provided
FOOMA JAPAN has substantial services for visitors from overseas. In the 
exhibition hall, persons who can speak English, Chinese, Korean and other 
foreign languages wear a "bilingual badge" on their chests and offer language 
support. The Information Desk is staffed by people who respond to inquiries in 
English, Chinese and Korean. You can also relax at the International Lounge, 
which offers free drinks.

Scenes of FOOMA JAPAN 2017, as well as exhibitor names and exhibited products, 
are published on the official website, where you can appreciate the huge scale 
of one of Asia's largest exhibitions.

FOOMA JAPAN 2018 visitor preregistration has started on the official website 
from April 2, 2018. Hotel reservations are also possible on the site.

Please check the official website for the latest information on a wide range of 

About organizer
The Japan Food Machinery Manufacturers' Association (FOOMA) was established in 
1948 (received recognition as a corporation in March of 1967 by the Ministry of 
International Trade and Industry, currently the Ministry of Economy, Trade and 
Industry) to develop the Japanese food machinery industry.

FOOMA is organized by leading Japanese food machinery manufacturers and a sole 
association for the Japanese food machinery industry. FOOMA has over 400 
members and focuses not only on development of the Japanese food machinery 
industry but also on contribution to healthy life in the whole world by 
Japanese food technology.

Source: The Japan Food Machinery Manufacturers' Association