Shanghai, 18th April: Positioned as one of China’s largest, high-end hospitality and catering events, HOTELEX Shanghai 2017, attracted some 143,500 professional visitors during the four-day show, which ran from 28th to 31st March, at Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC). That represents a 23% year-on-year increase.
Now in its 26th edition, HOTELEX Shanghai 2017 covered a total area of 220,000 m2 – including indoor and outdoor areas. Co-organised by the China Tourist Hotels Association (CTHA) and UBM Sinoexpo Limited, a total of 2,352 brands exhibited at the show. Major theme pavilions included catering equipment, hospitality supplies, tableware, textile, appliance & amenities, fitness & leisure, coffee & tea, bakery & ice cream, food & beverage, wine & spirits.