Seafood Expo Southern Europe to be postponed


SeafoodSource staff

Published on
January 15, 2015

Diversified Communications, the company that produces Seafood Expo Southern Europe in partnership with Alimentaria Exhibitions, announced today that it is postponing and reevaluating the format of the event Seafood Expo Southern Europe. As a result, it has decided that the 4th edition of Seafood Expo Southern Europe, which was planned for 21-23 September 2015, will not take place. Issues around the event dates and appropriate timing in the marketplace were the major factors for this decision.

“We sincerely appreciate the participation of our customers over the past three editions,” says Liz Plizga, group vice president for Diversified Communications. “This decision is based on feedback from customers who expressed having challenges around the event dates.”

Diversified Communications is a leading international media company providing market access, education and information through global, national and regional face-to-face events, eMedia, publications and television stations. Diversified serves a number of industries including: seafood, food service, natural and organic, healthcare, commercial marine, and business management. The company's global seafood portfolio of expositions and media includes Seafood Expo North America/Seafood Processing North America, Seafood Expo Global/Seafood Processing Global, Seafood Expo Asia and Diversified Communications, in partnership with SeaWeb, also produces SeaWeb Seafood Summit, the world’s premier seafood conference on sustainability. Based in Portland, Maine, USA, Diversified has divisions in the Eastern United States, Australia, Canada, Hong Kong, India, Thailand and the United Kingdom. 

Alimentaria Exhibitions is a Fira de Barcelona company specialising in organising events related to food and beverages, the food and beverage industry and gastronomy. Its main headline trade shows are Alimentaria, Bta.-Barcelona Food Technology, Seafood Expo Southern Europe, Alimentaria&Horexpo Lisboa, Alimentaria México and Alimentaria Brasil. The company is a market leader for food and beverage trade shows in the countries where it operates, managing more than 150,000 net m2 of exhibition space, with 5,000 international food and beverage manufacturing, trade and equipment and technology exhibitors, attracting around 200,000 professionals visitors.

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