The World Food Travel Association (WFTA) is a non-profit and non-governmental organization (NGO) and the world’s leading authority on food and drink tourism. We’re at the forefront of our industry’s development with cutting-edge resources for today’s food, drink, travel, hospitality and media professionals.
The World Food Travel Association fosters special partnerships that help spread awareness and the global community impact of our initiatives
Solutions for Industry Professionals
Whether you are brand new to food and drink tourism, or a long-term professional, you need help to do your job. You might need the latest research, an inspirational speech, or a way to generate sales leads and visibility. We offer a variety of ways to help you do your job better.
We provide education and resources to help professionals derive economic benefit from the food, drink, travel and hospitality industries.
Our vision is for consumers and trade alike to know, respect, preserve and nurture food and drink cultures, both locally and while traveling.
The original organization was founded in 2003 by the Association’s Executive Director Erik Wolf. We remain the world’s oldest and largest organization dedicated to the special needs of food, drink, travel and hospitality professionals.