HOTELEX Shanghai 2017

Hotel and Catering Supplies Trade Fair


HOTELEX is a series of and fine food trade and hospitality supplies fairs held in Beijing, Chengdu, Guangzhou and Shanghai, China.

About HOTELEX Shanghai

HOTELEX Shanghai covers the entire hospitality and catering value chain, including appliances, amenities, catering equipment, tableware, textiles, IT and security, leisure, and food and drinks.

As the most international event of its kind in China with more than 25 years' history, it attracts 2,200 exhibitors, 117,000 attendees and 4,800 overseas buyers every year, creating a platform for sourcing, procurement and industry exchange.

HOTELEX Shanghai also hosts more than 30 world-renowned special events, such as barista championships, cooking and baking competitions, uniform shows and table art contests to bring together a unique experience for industry professionals and beyond.

The next HOTELEX Shanghai will take place on 28-31 March 2017.


As the event continues to expand, we will introduce HOTEL PLUS in 2017. The second phase of the show, it features building design, decoration, furnishing, lighting, cleaning, facilities and other segments originated from HOTELEX Shanghai, to be connected to other thematic sections in the retail, franchise, boat and lifestyle industries.

HOTEL PLUS is aimed at property developers, architects, interior designers, facility managers, procurement managers, and operators of hotels, restaurants, shopping malls, offices and other commercial buildings.

Launching on 26-28 April 2017, HOTEL PLUS and HOTELEX Shanghai will collectively attract 200,000 trade buyers and 4,000 exhibitors across more than 400,000m² of exhibition space.

About is a vertical business-to-business (B2B) online trading platform serving the hotel supplies and fine food industries.

Combining the four HOTELEX exhibitions across China with's year-round operation, it generates business opportunities for suppliers and buyers across the hospitality and catering value chains. is part of the, which also owns a series of online trading and information portals to promote business opportunities across a wide range of sectors, including furniture, upholstery machinery, commercial properties and facilities, boat and leisure, cleaning and lighting.

About UBM Sinoexpo

Shanghai UBM Sinoexpo International Exhibition (UBM Sinoexpo) is a professional online-to-offline (O2O) events company that organises tradeshows / online B2B platforms. It is a joint venture between Shanghai Sinoexpo International Exhibition and UBM Asia, a division of UBM based in London, UK.

The products and services cover six main market sectors, namely furniture, hospitality and fine food, commercial properties, boat and leisure, pharmaceutical / food ingredients and lighting.

More than 350,000 worldwide trade buyers are served by approximately 68 international tradeshows with a total exhibition area of 950,000m², nine online B2B platforms and four publications.

Based in Shanghai, UBM Sinoexpo operates two regional offices in Beijing and Guangzhou, as well as a joint venture in Guzhen Zhongshan.

Contact Details

HOTELEX Shanghai 2017
Shanghai New International Expo Center
No 2345 Longyang Road
Pudong District
Contact: Alex Ni
+86 21 33392242

Available White Papers


HOTELEX Shanghai 2016 Post Show Report 23 February 2017 Shanghai International Hospitality Equipment Supply Expo (HOTELEX Shanghai) is a worldwide professional trade show in the hotel and catering industry for over 25 years.


HOTELEX 2017 07 February 2017 HOTELEX increases its scale again, and creating better experience for both exhibitors and visitors.