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FDEA, in conjunction with its event partner PS8, organises UK pavilions at international food & drink trade shows at some of which DIT financial support is available for eligible exhibitors. We also have our own programme of regional, national and international events offering market updates and networking opportunities. See below for our latest events or  Contact Sandra Sullivan to find out more. Download the 2019-2020 exhibition dates here.

Forthcoming events

    • 28 May 2019
    • 29 May 2019
    • Barcelona, Spain

    NEW for 2019 - PS8 is the official UK representative of Free From Functional Foods Expo. A niche trade show, great for UK companies looking to export their Free From products to the European market. 

    Join ± 300 international Exhibitors, 680 Brands and 4.000 Professionals from over 38 countries

    Contact PS8's Emily Mosedale to find out more

    • 23 Jun 2019
    • 25 Jun 2019
    • New York, USA

    The leading speciality food trade show for the North American market.  

    The largest of the 2 Fancy Food Shows -  exhibiting at the Summer Fancy Food Show is the most convenient and cost-effective way to meet buyers from every major food/beverage buying channel in the U.S. 

    Find out more about the opportunity to exhibit from PS8's Emily Mosedale
    Contact Emily
    • 09 Jul 2019
    • 6:30 PM
    • 10 Jul 2019
    • 4:00 PM
    • London
    • 120

    FDEA 10th Anniversary Exporters Networking Evening & Export Essentials Event
    9 and 10 July 2019, London

    FDEA Exporters Networking Evening- join us for a Summer evening with friends.  Relax and enjoy the company of members, friends and colleagues on the eve of our Export Essentials Event.

    Export Essentials Event - Ask questions of and learn from FDEA's extensive network of professional experts.  Join us on the day and spend quality one to one time with experts able to give the advice you need as the UK leave's the EU and we enter a new age of exporting essentials.

    Save the date - booking to go live soon!
    • 11 Sep 2019
    • 13 Sep 2019
    • Bangkok, Thailand

    Fi Asia has brought together leading international and domestic food and beverage professionals from all over the world to do business and network for over 20 years. The event is the region's most prominent food and beverage gathering. Held annually, the show's location now alternates between Jakarta, Indonesia and Bangkok, Thailand.

    Why Thailand?

    • Growth of retail sales for packaged food is expected to reach nearly US$13.7 billion by 2018, making Thailand one of the most attractive F&B markets in the Asia Pacific
    • Thailand is a pan Asian hub for the food industry, increasingly importing added-value food ingredients that are not locally available.In 2013 2.5 billion USD worth of food ingredients was imported
    • Thailand's F&B processing industry is one of the most developed in South East Asia, with more than 10,000 factories, exporting 50% of production

    Check availability by contacting Emily Mosedale
    • 05 Oct 2019
    • 09 Oct 2019
    • Cologne, Germany

    ANUGA is the world’s largest and most important food and beverage fair. 6,777 suppliers exhibit in Cologne, filling the entire exhibition centre, the fifth largest in the world!

    This must attend event is the perfect forum to launch new products, meet both existing and new trade contacts, build your brand awareness and build international business.

    The show includes 10 product categories making it easy for visitors to find the products of interest to them.

    The UK pavilions will feature in a number of product sector halls (based on demand) including: fine foods, drinks, dairy, meat and frozen

    To check availability and to find out more about exhibiting in the UK pavilion, contact Emily Mosedale
    • 12 Nov 2019
    • 14 Nov 2019
    • Shanghai, China

    British pavilion at FHC Shanghai 

    The unique feature of FHC, and the reason it is so popular with international companies, is that it is exclusively for imported food, wines and hospitality supplies. All exhibitors are international suppliers selling to China, importers and distributors, or international brands made in China. There are no Chinese food manufacturers at FHC.

    To register your interest for 2019 please contact Karen Beston at PS8
    • 03 Dec 2019
    • 05 Dec 2019
    • Paris, France

    Join the undisputed leading global meeting place for food and beverage innovation - with the next edition hosted in one of Europe's largest F&B markets, Paris, France:

    • Source the latest and most innovative ingredient
    • Grow your business in one of the fastest growing markets with a large appetite for food, health and functional ingredients
    • Nurture your business relationships by meeting with the most important ingredients suppliers and buyers in the region
    • Attracts over 25,000 buyers looking to source quality food ingredients
    • Bi-ennial show taking place in a different European city each time - 2019 is in Paris

    Check availability by contacting Emily Mosedale
    • 12 Dec 2019
    • 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
    • 30 Euston Square, London NW1 2FB

    12 December 2019
    Venue - 30 Euston Square, L

    Widely recognised as the food and drink exporting event of the year, FDEA's annual one day event offers presentations and contacts to enhance your knowledge and experience of food and drink export markets.

    • Come and join industry experts, your peers and a team of professional  advisers to learn and debate export issues .....and get ahead of your competitors.
    • Discuss key topics with industry colleagues and exchange ideas.
    • Meet with service providers from FDEA's large pool of professional associate partners able to offer advice from legal to labeling, contract packers to credit risk, export finance and much more
    • Enjoy a networking buffet lunch - valuable time to catch up with industry colleagues, share experiences and make new contacts to enhance your business.
    • One for the road - end of day drinks reception 
    • Speaker line up to be confirmed.
    Save the date - booking to be launched later in 2019.

Food & Drink Exporters Association
PO Box 117
Hebden Bridge
West Yorkshire
HX7  9AY

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