The United States is currently the 1st largest consumer of wine in the world and the 1st world wine importing country in terms of value!
With a continuing increase of demand in wines & spirits, it becomes imperative to be positioned in this market. World Wine Meetings America proposes a unique concept of targeted, pre-scheduled meetings which supports the development of business relationships between worldwide wine & spirit producers and importers, distributors from North and South America.
This event allows participants to create effective long-term commercial relationships throughout 3 days of exchanges and interaction, which offers:
The one on one meetings
Each exhibitor has his own prestigious Business Suite which allows complete confidentiality.
The lunches and dinner
All meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner), taken together with all participants, are additional opportunities to discover and taste wines in a friendly atmosphere.
Dinner with wine tasting.
The tasting exhibition
Taking place at the beginning of the convention and accompanied with a buffet this exhibition will allow:
- to have a first contact with all the buyers.
- to organise additional meetings.
The master classes, features
Each year, tastings, master classes and extra features are organized with partners (institutions, councils) to enhance a country, region, appellations. These activities are directed towards the buyers and American press.
The Convention takes place in the heart of the United States:
Chicago: the second industrial city and the third largest metropolitan area in the U.S. and the second largest airport in the world. The best place to welcome World Wine Meetings.
In each edition, the event allowed over 180 exhibitors (including 80 wine producers and wine merchants of French wines) to meet over 170 buyers from all over the United-States (over 28 states represented), Canada, Mexico and South America.
Key Figures of the 11th Edition
Wine and spirits exhibitors from 17 countries
Importers, distributors, wholesalers and retailers from all over the United States, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Guatemala, Porto Rico
New buyers with regards to the 10th edition
New Wine and Spirits exhibitors
To receive the list of participants and for other requests:
+33 (0)1 41 86 41 17