Top Milan food fair to be held in May 2021

TuttoFood, an Italian agri-food exhibition, and among the first four in Europe, covering all the food and beverage supply chains, will be held from May 17 to 20, 2021. (Supplied)
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Updated 31 October 2020

Top Milan food fair to be held in May 2021

  • TuttoFood 2021 will be complemented by Meat-Tech, the Ipack-Ima exhibition dedicated to processing and packaging solutions for the meat

RIYADH: TuttoFood, an Italian agri-food exhibition, and among the first four in Europe, covering all the food and beverage supply chains, will be held from May 17 to 20, 2021.

Starting with traditional sectors such as meats, milk and dairy products, pastry, oil, drinks and pasta, in recent years the event has also become a reference for frozen foods and seafood, and expanded into new sectors such as healthy foods and digital.

Hosted at Fiera Milano, the most technologically and logistically advanced exhibition center in Europe, TuttoFood is the perfect venue to effectively support the meeting of supply and demand.

A new feature of 2021 will be TuttoFruit, an area dedicated to innovation in fresh fruit and vegetables. The 2021 edition also focuses on an organic development of the latest sectors launched, such as TuttoDigital and TuttoHealth, as well as on consolidating more traditional sectors.

Moreover, TuttoFood 2021 will be complemented by Meat-Tech, the Ipack-Ima exhibition dedicated to processing and packaging solutions for the meat, meat products and ready meal industry.

TuttoFood 2019 saw the participation of 3,079 brands, 16 percent of which were international, from 43 countries. In 2019, the event was attended by 82,551 professionals, 23 percent of whom came from a total of 143 countries.


STC powers G20 Summit media center with 5G network

Updated 24 November 2020

STC powers G20 Summit media center with 5G network

As part of its partnership with the G20 Saudi Secretariat, STC Group, the digital enabler of the Kingdom’s agenda for the G20 Leaders’ Summit 2020, provided its 5G services to the media center responsible for covering the summit activities. In addition, the Saudi telecom operator supported all sites dedicated for hosting the summit’s virtual meetings, with technologies that enabled digital services throughout all the G20 Summit meetings held under the presidency of the Kingdom.

At the International Media Center, STC set up the “This is Saudi Arabia” platform. Among its aims was the rediscovery of Saudi Arabia through a new perspective, highlighting tourist sites and national heritage in a technologically innovative manner and providing media professionals covering the summit with information on the Kingdom’s touristic offerings.

Majid Al-Qasabi, minister of commerce and investment and acting minister of media, visited STC’s pavilion at the International Media Center, where he was briefed on the telecom giant’s role in supporting the facility and providing technical services to participating media professionals.

Dr. Fahd Al-Tunsi, secretary-general of the G20 Saudi Secretariat, said that he valued the significant role and efforts exerted by the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology and its partner — the STC Group — during the Kingdom’s G20 presidency year, adding that such efforts have led to positive results for all stakeholders.  

The company provided more than 11 high-speed sites, covering all areas with wireless networks to serve the digital requirements of the virtual meetings and conferences. In addition, STC provided its logistic and technical services required to ensure the success of this event.   

STC Group CEO Nasser Sulaiman Al-Nasser said: “As a digital enabler, we take pride in our cooperation with the G20 Saudi presidency at this important time for the Kingdom, and we look forward to providing all services to enable realizing the objectives of this cooperation during the Saudi G20 presidency year.”

He added that the success of the virtual summit in the Kingdom is “an incentive for us in the telecommunications and information technology sector to move forward in the digital transformation journey of the Kingdom.”

“We are proud of the achievements of our country, and we are keen to implement our strategy in supporting investment infrastructure, as well as offering all smart solutions and all capabilities to keep pace with the national requirements and new global developments,” Al-Nasser added.