THE SHOW

Hotels and restaurants: a booming and changing sector

Attending EquipHotel means being at the heart of a fast-growing market. Significant projects are planned until 2025 with 8,700 hotel openings worldwide, representing 1,850,000 rooms.

France will also benefit from great opportunities with the Rugby World Cup in 2023 and the Olympic Games in 2024.

Driven by a booming market, besides just providing food and accommodation, hotels are becoming places for experiences and living, where people can have fun, become more cultured, learn, work, shop, or work out at any time.

New restaurants are developing and working together with big names and chefs in the industry.

Today, these players have to innovate to stand out.

THE SHOW

EquipHotel is a source of inspiration for the entire hospitality industry. 

It is the key professional and international trade show for the Hospitality and Foodservice sectors. 

113,000 professionals are gathered during 5 days to develop their business, discover the latest trends, new products and innovation for Hospitality and Contract projects, while living new experiences and meeting their peers. 

OUR EXHIBITORS

Foodservice / Design / Well-being / Technology / Services

The trade show features over 1,200 exhibiting companies, 40% of which are from outside France

Its unique approach makes it the most comprehensive international trade show in the hotel and restaurant industry.

Leading and well-known French and international brands, together with young innovative companies who are redefining the hotels and restaurants of tomorrow.

OUR VISITORS

Chefs, restaurant owners, hotel professionals (chains, independent and heritage), architects, interior decorators, café professionals, brewers, local authorities, design firms, and installers main visiting objectives are:  

  • Discovering new products and innovations (81%)
  • Discovering the latest market trends (75%)
  • Finding new suppliers (63%)
  • Finding new ideas for their business (60%)

INSPIRATION AND EMOTION

Over the 5 days of the show, these professionals are able to meet new suppliers, discover a wide range of innovations and find out more about the sector through conference sessions, workshops, conversations, master classes, competitions, pop-up restaurants, displays, experiences and more.

WHAT’S NEW

5 OF THE MOST INFLUENCIAL HOTELS AND RESTAURANTS FROM THE NEW WAVE OF HOSPITALITY ARE PARTNERING WITH EQUIPHOTEL

EquipHotel will feature five tribes, one for each day.

They each have their own style, their own ways of working, ideas, priorities and teams.

As key players in today’s hospitality industry, the leaders of each tribe will speak at the trade show to talk, dialogue and share with visitors.

GUEST COUNTRY 2020 : ITALY

For the first time ever, EquipHotel is showcasing a guest country.

The Italian programme will include a design pavilion, conference sessions in partnership with ICE (the Italian Trade Agency), a visitor itinerary, a Milanese tribe, and more....

EXPERIENTIAL AREAS

Each sector at EquipHotel features spaces designed by a selection of well-known architects, including pop-up restaurants and experiential or solution-driven spaces.

They provide inspiration and offer concrete solutions to professionals.