Why exhibit at Food & Drink Expo?

Food & Drink Expo is your direct route to the UK food and drink market! The show provides you with the opportunity to meet face-to-face with the right buyers and decision makers from the grocery, wholesale, foodservice, manufacturing and speciality retail sectors.

Benefit from being part of the award-winning UK Food & Drink Shows comprising Food & Drink Expo, Farm Shop & Deli Show, National Convenience Show, The Restaurant Show and Foodex Manufacturing Solutions. Attracting visitors from food development, manufacturing, grocery, hospitality, specialist retail, forecourt and convenience retail, wholesale, and foodservice under one roof!

Why exhibit?

  • Connect directly with tens of thousands of major buyers and wholesalers under one roof, over three days
  • The show covers the whole food market, from retail, grocery, foodservice to manufacturing
  • Make deals face to face on a buzzing show floor
  • Create brand awareness and showcase your products alongside the latest trends in food and drink
  • Souce fresh leads from an industry guest-list packed full of the leading professionals from across the UK


  • The UK is the most innovative grocery retail market in Europe. Even in tough economic times British consumers are keen to experiment, seek out convenient solutions and authentic specialities, and are prepared to pay for quality.
  • The total worth of UK consumer expenditure on food, drink and catering is over £200 BILLION*.
  • The UK Food & Drink industry is the biggest manufacturing sector in the country... larger than automotive & aerospace combined.*
  • *Source: Department for Environmental Food & Rural Affairs and Food & Drink Federation
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