The National Association of Food Wholesalers (ANAM) will be performing in the city of Puebla at the XXVI Annual Exhibition in 2023.
A grocery store on fire in Izcar de Matamoros A truck loaded with groceries is stolen in San Martin, Texas. The Executive President of the organization, Inaki Landáburu Plaguno, informed me that this event will take place from August 29 to 31 in the Puebla Exhibitor Center.
That’s where the wholesalers find out about business proposals and new products from manufacturers and suppliers in the industry.
“This year we will have the participation of 250 exhibitors, which will be installed in an area of 25,000 square meters. We are very pleased with the growth of our amazing annual event, both in terms of attendance and exhibition space. We hope that operations for more than 60 billion pesos will be completed or agreed upon in this great business center,” commented ANAM’s Executive President.
He explained that food wholesalers’ positive results over the past 12 months are higher than those of other distribution channels.
From July 2022 to July this year, The value of wholesale groceries increased by 12.7 percent, according to the consulting firm Systematized Information on Channels and Markets (ISCAM).
Groceries was the company that saw the largest increase in sales, followed by beverages, cleaning supplies, and household and paper goods.
He emphasized that the wholesale grocery channel represents 1.4 percent of the national social product (GDP). It creates 60,200 direct jobs, in addition to the fact that 53,900 people work in the food processing industry and another 810,000 in retail stores across the country.