The 7th edition of Bread & Butter, held in Berlin earlier this month, was a roaring success in terms of attendance. A total of 34,000 trade visitors came to the show, as compared to 12,000 a year ago, or 40,000 including some 6,000 employees from the exhibiting companies. About 29,000 tickets were sold, or 7,000 more than in January. German visitors represented 50.49 percent of the total, followed by Italy with 11.44 percent and the Benelux countries with 6.67 percent. There were also 824 visitors from Eastern Europe, 162 from Russia, 383 from the USA and 344 from Japan.