Suppliers support GastroPan Competitions and GastroPan Anniversary Raffle

GastroPan Competitions are known among Romanian specialists as the place where next year’s trends are set. International and Romanian experts make up the jury who will evaluate the best

products and artistic pieces made by Romanian specialists. The Bread of the Year 2018 and The Cake of the Year 2018 trophies will be handed. The competitions will take place within GastroPan Exhibition, the most important b2b trade fair for the baking and food service industry in Southeastern Europe will take place in Targu Mures, Romania between 19-22 April 2018.


CONFECTIONERY Section – 19th April 2018

C1 Category: Cake of the Year 2018 - Theme: Chocolate Cakes

C2A Category: Sugar Paste Artistic Piece - Theme: Romania seen through traditions

C2B Category: Chocolate Artistic Piece - Theme: Traditions

BAKERY-PASRTY Section – 20th April 2018

P1A Category: Industrial Bread of the Year 2018 made in Romania - contestants representing industrial bakeries with a minimum daily production of 300 kg of bread.

P1B Category: Artisan Bread of the Year 2018 made in Romania - contestants representing artisan bakeries with a maximum daily production of 100 kg of bread

P2 Category: Bread Dough Artistic Piece - Theme: Great Union of Romania

P3 Category: Pastry Products - Theme: Pastry products for a healthy lifestyle

NEW! Special Competition Category: artistic pieces made of bread dough / sugar paste / chocolate / isomalt / fruit or vegetable carving - Theme: 10 years of GastroPan

CULINARY/GASTRONOMY Section – 21st April 2018

G1 Category: Cold Dishes - a festive plate for 6 or 8 people, a traditional Romanian dish for 4 people and a dessert for 2 people.

G2 Category: Fruit and vegetable carving – Theme: Time


The organizers have designed the sponsorship packages available for GastroPan 2018 Competitions and companies from around the globe can access them in their quest of making their products and brands known to the Romanian experts. Potential sponsors can choose one of the four sponsorship packages: DIAMOND, GOLD, SILVER and BRONZE – and, in return, benefit from multiple advantages such as excellent promotion among contestants, jury, visitors, contact databases and many other services included in these sponsorship packages.


On the occasion of the 10th anniversary of GastroPan, the organizers of the show will organize a raffle on each day of the show offering prizes to visitors and / or participants of GastroPan Competitions. So, suppliers of the bakery, pastry and gastronomy industry have the opportunity to sponsor these raffles with various prizes or product packages. By offering prizes for GastroPan Anniversary Raffle, suppliers benefit from free promotion through the sound system of the show in the moment of the draw.

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