Food & Drink Expo and its co-located shows bring together over 1200 suppliers plus 100 informative sessions from more than 250 experts

For two decades Food & Drink Expo has provided a vibrant platform to touch, taste and experience an exciting and eclectic mix of undiscovered brands and household names alike.

Exhibitor FAQs

When and where is Food & Drink Expo taking place?

Food & Drink Expo is taking place at the NEC in Birmingham from 16-18 April 2018.


Who will visit?

Food & Drink Expo is visited by business owners, buyers and decision makers from the food & drink market including: 

  • Speciality food retailers - farm shops/delicatessens/bakers/butchers
  • Supermarkets/food halls
  • Cafes/coffee shops/tea rooms
  • Restaurants - Michelin Star/chains/independent
  • Pubs/bars/hotels
  • Manufacturers
  • Wholesale/cash & carry

Should I be exhibiting?

Food & Drink Expo welcomes small artisan producers to big name brands from around the world. Do you manufacture or produce or distribute any of the following:

  • Bakery / Biscuits
  • Confectionery / Snacks
  • Chilled / Frozen
  • Dairy
  • Ethnic
  • Fairtrade / Organic
  • Food Safety / Hygiene / Equipment / Packaging
  • Seafood / Meat / Poultry
  • Fruit / Vegetables
  • Hot / Soft / Alcoholic Beverages
  • Ingredients
  • Olives / Oils / Sauces / Condiments
  • Logistics / Supply Chain


How do I become an exhibitor?

To find out about how to exhibit at Food & Drink Expo please call a member of our sales team on 01293 846506.

If you would like information regarding travel, accommodation and Birmingham's NEC please click here.

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