Südback (German for South-Bake) was launched in 1978. It is an European fair specializing on the bakery and confectionery industry. As a specialist event, südback is organized by Landesmesse Stuttgart GmbH. The products covered include raw baking materials, ice cream, coffee and tea, equipment, packaging, and other services. The Bakery Trend Forum, Confectionery Trend Forum, and südback Trend Awards Ceremony held during the exhibition, have attracted massive attention and media coverage. In 2019, südback welcomed 708 exhibiting firms, along with 37,000 professional visitors and buyers from 90+ countries.
The International Trade Fair for Bakery, Patisserie Machinery, Ice Cream, Chocolate and Technologies (IBAKTECH) is a leading bakery and confectionery exhibition in Turkey. It is organized by Landesmesse Stuttgart GmbH and co-sponsored by EKMADER and GIDAKAT. The specialist event has been successfully held 12 times. By closely following market requirements, it provides an excellent platform for technology and information exchange in regards to the development, production, trade, and application of ice cream, dairy products, desserts, raw baking materials, and processing equipment. In 2018, the exhibition welcomed more 340+ exhibitors and 80,000+ visitors from all over the world at the Istanbul Congress Center.