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IFFA Premium

The business programme for top decision-makers from large companies of 150 or more employees or with an annual turnover of at least 50 million EUR in the meat industry.

IFFA Premium

As the sector’s foremost innovation platform, IFFA will once again bring together all players from the industry, retail trade and butchers’ trade in Frankfurt am Main.

As a top decision-maker in the meat industry we invite you to experience IFFA as our Premium guest in 2022. The Premium business programme provides a unique opportunity to share experiences with other top decision-makers from the industry. Make new business contacts in the convivial atmosphere of the Premium lounge.

Your exclusive benefits

IFFA Premium lounge
  • Free admission to IFFA on all days of the fair including free travel by public transport (RMV network) to and from the exhibition
  • Use of the exclusive Premium lounge with all-day catering and a constantly convivial ambience.
  • Reserved VIP parking space at the Exhibition Centre
  • Free cloakroom service

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Terms and conditions for membership in IFFA Premium – the business programme for top decision-makers of the meat-processing industry

(As at: 03/2022)

1. Scope of application
(1) The service provided by Messe Frankfurt Exhibition GmbH (hereinafter referred to as Messe Frankfurt) in relation to the membership in the IFFA Premium business programme (hereinafter referred to as IFFA Premium), shall be subject to the following membership conditions. By completing the registration process, the member accepts these terms and conditions of use.

(2) Only top decision makers (company owners, partners, managing directors, members of the executive board, departmental heads and other senior decision makers ) from large companies of 150 or more employees or with an annual turnover of at least € 50 million, manufacturing meat and sausage products - or working in the slaughtering and primary cutting industry or in other food and luxury food producing industries as well as manufacturing ingredients and additives as well as in the production of pet food are entitled to free membership in the Premium business programme.

(3) Membership in IFFA Premium is free of charge.

2. Registration
(1) Membership in IFFA Premium must be applied for online in advance. As part of the online registration, personal data (such as the company name, the individuals name, address, email address, phone number) will be collected in compliance with the statutory data protection provisions.

(2) The member undertakes to provide all information about the company and his or her person required for membership in a complete and truthful manner. The member shall promptly communicate any subsequent changes to Messe Frankfurt by sending an email to

(3) Messe Frankfurt reserves the right to deny membership applications. The amount of members is limited.

(4) Following the registration, Messe Frankfurt determines whether the applicant meets the target group definition provided above. Then, the applicant will be provided with an email that states whether membership in IFFA Premium has been approved or denied, because the applicant is not a member of the trade visitor group above or if the maximum membership number has been reached.

(5) Messe Frankfurt regularly checks whether the member continues to meet the required target group definition.

(6) With registration, the member recognizes the event-related special provisions.

3. Services
(1) The services offered by IFFA Premium in connection with the various events shall be described in the means of communication of IFFA. IFFA offers the following general services, provided these are available at the time of the respective event:

  • Free entrance ticket, cloakroom service
  • Personal support before-during-after the fair / VIP hotline
  • Exclusive lounge on the exhibition centre incl. catering

(2) The services shall only be made available to the member. It is expressly forbidden to transfer them to third persons in any way. There shall be no claim to a payout or any other type of compensation. Furthermore, there shall be no claim to the availability of services in connection with an event organized by the Messe Frankfurt Group. Messe Frankfurt shall be entitled at any time to limit and to partially or completely discontinue any services offered by IFFA Premium.

(3) Depending on the event, members may be permitted to bring a guest to the lounge. A guest may only be brought to the lounge, however, depending on availability and prior coordination with Messe Frankfurt or the respective contact partner.

4. Termination of membership

(1) Membership shall be indefinite. Messe Frankfurt may terminate membership at any time with a notice period of 14 days.

(2) Messe Frankfurt may terminate membership for cause at any time even without compliance with the notice period, especially when

a) the membership criteria are not or no longer met,
b) the member provided incorrect information at the time of registration,
c) the member has violated these terms and conditions,
d) the continuation of the membership is unacceptable to Messe Frankfurt.

(3) The member may terminate membership at any time effective immediately by sending an email to Messe Frankfurt shall be entitled to use the member's information, if necessary, until membership has been settled completely.

(4) The membership relationship shall cease to exist if the member does not attend the same event three times in succession and has not made use of the services offered by IFFA Premium. The member may re-register at any time. In that event, Messe Frankfurt shall verify once more that the aforementioned target group definition is met.

5. Member obligations
As soon as a member becomes aware that third parties are misusing the membership data, said member shall be required to inform Messe Frankfurt immediately.

6. Audio and video recordings

The member agrees with regard to all current and future media that in the context of the attendance of the IFFA Premium (including in the lounge), Messe Frankfurt or a commissioned third party shall, free of charge, be entitled to create images of their person and to completely or partially process them, and to copy, transmit, display, and use them in audiovisual media also in their processed form, with these rights extending beyond the reporting of the events of the day; in particular, but not exclusively to advertise FFW Select and Messe Frankfurt and the companies affiliated with Messe Frankfurt within the meaning of Section 15 AktG (Aktiengesetz) [German Stock Corporation Act].

7. Liability
(1) With the exception of gross negligence and intent, Messe Frankfurt shall not be liable for any defects of material or title (in particular the accuracy, freedom from errors, freedom from third-party proprietary and copyrights, completeness and/or usability) of the free services and information provided by IFFA Premium.

(2) Messe Frankfurt expressly distances itself from the content of third-party websites, which have direct or indirect links to IFFA Premium. Messe Frankfurt is not liable for these contents and websites. Only the providers of the respective websites are responsible for the content of these websites.

8. Changes to the terms and conditions of use

Messe Frankfurt reserves the right to change the terms and conditions of use. This shall apply in particular if a change is necessary due to mandatory statutory regulations. These changes shall be communicated to the member by email or in a newsletter. They shall be deemed as approved unless the member objects within 14 days either by mail or email. In the event of an objection, Messe Frankfurt shall have the right to terminate membership within one month from the receipt of the objection.

9. Possibility to object

Notwithstanding legal retention regulations, the member may object to the storage, processing and use of his or her data for advertising purposes at any time. To this purpose, the member may contact Messe Frankfurt by email at the following address: To ensure an objection to the use of data for advertising purposes can be taken into consideration at any time, the objector's data is kept in a revocation list.

10. Final provision
The law of the Federal Republic of Germany shall apply; the place of jurisdiction shall be Frankfurt am Main.


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