ABOUT THE SHOW

ICE 2020, Nashik (Maharashtra)

ICE is into the 11th Edition will continue to provide a common platform and offer a huge business opportunity for Manufacturers, Suppliers and to those involved in the Cold-chain & Allied Sectors. They can show case their products, services, innovative solutions. It has become a high voltage initiative of wide interaction.

ICE showcases complete range of cold chain technologies and solutions on one platform. The exhibition, conference and award’ night provides an opportunity for modern cold chain, logistics, retail and other related industries to identify new trends, discuss new ideas, witness latest innovations, view a wide range of products specific to the industry.

ICE is the only event where businesses gather to find solutions and share best practices for managing the complexities of the perishable supply chain.

87%% of attendees said that the ICE 2018 was worth their investment – both in time and money.

The event features a cutting-edge exposition of the tools, technologies and services needed by all partners throughout the cold chain, and an educational conference bringing together innovators and experts with senior management and rising managers from all sectors of the industry. Together, the expo and conference create the most valuable B2B networking event serving the perishable supply chain.

Apart from the exhibition platform, from this edition, ICE try to cover the regional affairs to be addressed by national and international experts. From this edition onwards, ICE will serve as a niche entity which will cater the selective sectors every year. This year, our targeted sectors will be – grapes, onion and pomegranate.

Why Nashik: Nashik, a vegetable basket of the country, number one in production of grapes & onions in the country & the wine capital of the country, is considered as Agricultural Smart City of India. It is a part of proposed Delhi – Mumbai Industrial Corridor (DMIC). Nashik is major horticulture producers of grapes, onion, pomegranate and the fresh vegetables from every part of the region. Thanks to the educated, wise, technological friendly farmers of Maharashtra that they produce high quality fruits and vegetable, which are well appreciated nationwide. The better road & rail network to different states and the best cargo facilities help supply the fresh fruits and vegetable to not only Maharashtra but to different parts of the country. The fresh and export quality table grapes are a pride of India and are exported to many countries. Nashik is also well admired as the wine capital of India and produces some of the finest wines of the world.

PROGRAM:

  • Day 1: Inaugural session, 3 workshops, Innovation Arcade, ICEtalk, ICE Connect and Exhibition
  • Day 2: Facility visit

INAUGURAL SESSION: Role of Government Agencies in promoting Cold-chain

WORKSHOPS: Workshops will be covering the current topics prevailing in the cold-chain sector:

Table Grapes: Good Cold Chain Practice Guide for table grapes

Pomegranate: Quality changes of pomegranate during ripening and cold storage

Mango: Mango Handling Practices

INNOVATION ARCADE: Innovation Arcade is a showcase for some of the most exciting and promising new products or services in cold-chain sector. Free to view for all visitors, the arcade covers innovations in storing, handling and logistics segments of cold-chain and will highlight the latest solutions available to the ever – evolving market.

ICEtalk: Cold Chain Business in India: Earn something

ICE stands for India Cold-chain Exposition – a comprehensive description and explanation of Indian Cold-chain Industry. ICEtalk will try to showcase important ideas from Cold-chain and explore how they all connect. We will try this new format to be fast-paced and meaningful. As they take in the program, attendees and speakers from can cross-fertilize and draw inspiration from each other.

ICE CONNECT: Experience the most valuable and comprehensive business-to-business networking event serving thousands of decision-makers and innovators from retail, foodservice, processing, production, distribution, logistics, and transportation representing frozen, refrigerated, ambient and fresh operations.

EXHIBITION:  ICE is the premier destination for innovation, education and B2B networking for the entire food industry. Leverage the power of this show featuring exhibitors from every sector of the cold chain. Designed specifically for managers who make purchasing decisions, ICE is the place to connect with solutions providers and learn about the latest technology and trends all under one roof. This destination is a can’t-miss event for anyone looking to optimize their frozen, refrigerated, ambient and fresh supply chain and/or improve facility operations.  

ICE combine to deliver the most valuable and comprehensive business-to-business networking event serving the perishables industry. Our effort is to provide a high level of brand recognition and targeted business development opportunities in front of key buying audiences that produce, handle, store, transport or are involved in the distribution of perishable products and are looking to optimize their supply chain and/or improve facility operations.

grapes at vineyards plant in sunny august day. Mediterranean France

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