celebrating it's 20TH year of being the uk's market leading event FOR the FOOD & DRINK INDUSTRY

Here’s a taste of what to expect at this year's Fair…

700 ARTISAN AND START-UP PRODUCERS

700 ARTISAN AND START-UP PRODUCERS

From heritage brands to industry disruptors: visitors had the chance to taste, touch and sample food & drink products from 700 artisan suppliers.

THE DISCOVERY ZONE

THE DISCOVERY ZONE

The Discovery Zone showcased the latest food and drink gems from exciting start-ups (who have each been trading in the UK for less than 36 months).

THE DRINKS CABINET

THE DRINKS CABINET

The Drinks Cabinet provided the chance to mingle with mixologists, experience unique pairings, source new products and uncover the latest trends in our new wine and spirits area.

START-UP SPOTLIGHT

START-UP SPOTLIGHT

Presented by the Seed Fund: shortlisted start-ups pitched live to an audience and our judges in a ‘Dragon’s Den’ style competition.

SAVOUR THE FLAVOUR: LIVE KITCHEN

SAVOUR THE FLAVOUR: LIVE KITCHEN

Taste buds were tantalised at our demonstration kitchen! Audience members received practical advice and tips from some of the industry’s most experienced chefs and personalities.

FOOD FOR THOUGHT

FOOD FOR THOUGHT

Visitors benefited from the experiences of retail experts and small business owners to overcome the hurdles faced in the fast-paced food & drink world on our interactive talks stage.

GREAT TASTE DELI

GREAT TASTE DELI

Visitors could be confident their shelves or menus would feature some of the finest produce around by being the first to see and taste the prestigious 2018 Great Taste award winners at the Fair.