News | FoodTreX London Food Travel Summit Huge Success

Last week, the World Food Travel Association hosted the second annual FoodTreX London | Food Travel Innovation Summit and the first annual FoodTreX London| Food Travel Research Summit. Nearly 100 delegates from 6 continents attended both summits over the course of the day. Topics covered innovation in food and beverage tourism, with specific attention to new…


News | Thai Food Ambassador, Max Thammaraks

Max Thammaraks acts as a World Food Travel Association Certified Ambassador in Thailand. He recently sat down for an interview with Spoon & Fork Magazine about his role as a Thai Food Tourism Ambassador. "Well it's two fold, one is to continue to promote Thai cuisine to the world, and this can be done through tourism…


News | World’s Largest Food Travel Trade Network Launched

WFTA Launches World's Largest Food Travel Trade NetworkToday the World Food Travel Association (WFTA) announced the launch of GastroTerra, the Association's new online community for professionals who are passionate about food and beverage tourism."We built GastroTerra to facilitate networking and learning among food & beverage tourism professionals worldwide. Before long, it will be the world's largest private network dedicated specifically…


News | Who Are Food Travelers?

Research from our 2016 Food Travel Monitor proves that 93% of travelers can now be considered food travelers. By "food travelers", we mean travelers who had participated in a food or beverage experience other than dining out, at some time in the past 12 months. They may have visited a cooking school, participated in a food tour,…


News | First FoodTreX London 2019 Speakers Announced

The World Food Travel Association is pleased to announce the first group of speakers who will be participating at the FoodTreX London | Food Travel Innovation Summit. The first group of speakers and their topics include: Innovation in Customer Satisfaction for Food-Loving Travelers Matthias Tesi Baur, President, World Gourmet Society, London, UK Innovation in Food/Beverage Destination Strategy Marc Crothall,…


News | Getting Ready For FoodTreX Thessaloniki

Getting Ready For FoodTreX Thessaloniki  The World Food Travel Association is pleased to announce that its FoodTreX Thessaloniki | Regional Food Travel Summit, will be held on October 7, 2019 at the Hyatt Regency in Thessaloniki, Greece.  FoodTreX Thessaloniki is an entire Summit dedicated to the discussion of the development of Food Tourism in Greece. The Summit's main…


News | 10 Step Guide To Food Tourism Destination Development

The much anticipated 10-Step Guide To Food Tourism Destination Development is now ready. Please note that by "food tourism", we also mean culinary tourism, beverage tourism, gastronomy tourism and turismo gastronómico. This Guide serves everyone involved in our industry, including destinations, governments, travel agencies, tour operators, tourist guides, and all other small business owners who are vital to the development…

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