iba, as leading trade fair, has been the meeting place for experts of the bakery, pastry, and snack trade since 1949. It is the platform for innovations from the entire trade and provides a complete overview of all novelties on the market.

The most successful companies from artisan bakeries, via wholesale bakeries, through to the industrial solution meet up here. iba is the international meeting place for bakers, pastry chefs, restaurateurs, café owners, hotel professionals, and caterers as well as decision makers from the food retail market.

Facts & figures:

  • 1,309 exhibitors from 57 countries
  • 77,814 visitors from 167 countries
  • Frequency: Every three years

more

The baking industry is facing big challenges! The new iba.SPEAKERS CORNER in Hall A1.170 offers comprehensive orientation. There, visitors can exchange ideas with leading experts on interesting topics from science to applying it in practice and get a prospect on upcoming trends.

more

Thanks to digitisation a new generation organises bakeries and pastry shops, plans the deployment of employees or controls production in a complete new way. iba shows the opportunities offered by digitisation!

more

Who are the best bakers and confectioners in the world? Get a view of the best at the iba.UIBC.CUP! The competitions will give you a feel for the art of baking and confectionery. Here you find all dates and timetables at a glance.

more

The most innovative products and developments in the bakery and confectionery trade will once again receive highly coveted awards at iba 2018. Here you can find out about the trends that will drive the industry in the years to come.

more

All the innovations and solutions for snack and beverage concepts are bundled in the iba.TO GO! action area in Hall B3.

more

CLEVER SOLUTIONS

For iba 2018, we created a solution directory where you quickly find exhibitors who offer products and services to your needs:

Marketing & POS solutions
Energy efficiency & sustainability
Hygiene & product quality
Packaging & logistics
"Free from" - Raw materials and ingredients
All categories

MEDIA & TRADE FAIR VILLAGE

At MEDIA & TRADE FAIR VILLAGE in Entrance West, the new iba trade press stand, you will find the entire trade press in the industry at a glance! Concentrated competence in one place: Here you can get excellent information and wide-spread networks.

THE iba HASHTAG

Spread the news! For all of you who are active in social networks: Our hashtag is #ibamunich18

Bäcker in ihrem Element

The range of exhibits at iba covers every topic and trend around bakery, confectionery and snacks. From baking and pastry-making equipment through baking agents to packaging Solutions – iba combines all sectors of the baking industry.

more

Visiting the Traublinger bakery

Go along to the iba seminars and get training in specific areas. Experts will be on-hand to impart their useful knowledge to you. Prefer to see things in action? Exclusive bakery tours open only to you, the iba 2018 visitor, will allow you to get 'up close and personal' and get your own view of things.

more

Information about the fair, information about directions, traffic, and much more. Here you can find all PDF documents to download.

more

At iba, a multimedia experience show in Hall B3 will premiere. From Munich, visitors can have a look at the top bakeries on a national and international level. With the help of virtual reality glasses and 360-degree videos.

more

Packaging solutions and processes will be exhibited in Hall B1: iba.OPERATE! PACKAGING & PROCESSING SOLUTIONS.

more

Book your pretzel or cheese cake seminar at iba: Get to know the secrets of traditional recipes and get your "diploma"! 2,5 h hands-on training and explanation in the English language. Interested? Read more!

more

More service, better orientation: Use the new Info & GPS Service placed at the exhibitors' booth signs to make your journey through iba even more efficient. Find out how the new service works!

more

Have you really thought of everything to make your visit at iba 2018 unique and successful? Take a look at the our checklist. It will help you organise everything right in time.

more

The Oktoberfest tent at iba can also be visited in 2018 directly from the trade fair site, so why not celebrate with the exhibitors and get to know your business partners a little better, in a setting that is conducive to having a good time.

more

Young "industry stars" show their innovations at the joint stand of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi) "made in Germany" in Hall B3.175 and in other halls! Start-ups show innovative product solutions and which new services are possible in the baking, confectionery and snack industry.

more

Here you will find answers to frequently asked questions and all important information about iba!

more

  • print
  • to top