IFE London 2022

UK’s largest and most respected

Food and Drink trade event

28 February – 02 March 2022

London – England

IFE 2019 – Bursting with Food and Drink Inspiration!

IFE 2019 (The International Food & Drink Event) is the UK’s biggest and most important food & drink trade show. Bursting with inspiration, this biennial exhibition provides an unrivalled opportunity to source pioneering and new food & drink for your business. Taking place 17 to 20 March 2019 in London, the home of innovation, visit this four-day extravaganza to stay up-to-date with the latest trends and network with the industry’s finest. TRADE ONLY.

IFE London is the UK’s largest food and drinks trade event in the UK. Every 2 years the entire food and drink industry and supply chain meet at IFE in London to experience the tastes, smells, and passion of the vast range of food and drink on show from 1200 companies from around the world. Retailers, food service professionals, wholesalers, distributors and manufacturers use the event to source new products and suppliers which will increase their competitive advantage and offer new and innovative solutions to their customers.

The UK is

the most dynamic food & drink market in the world

the third largest food & drink market in Europe and

the fifth largest in the world

The UK food & drink industry is

worth £146.3 billion and imported food & drink accounts for £33.4 billion of the UK industry

The UK food & drink retail market consists of almost 93,000 outlet

Unique in the UK market, IFE also delivers expert insight into global consumer trends and provides the opportunity for face-to-face interaction with senior industry peers from the worldwide food and drink community. Whether you’re looking to meet new buyers or present your new products to existing clients, exhibiting at IFE gives you the opportunity to engage with your target audience face-to-face. IFE is independently audited by ABC to give you confidence in the stated visitor number. IFE is the only large-scale food and drinks event to undertake the independent audit process.

The last event in 2017 saw an increased industry attendance of 29,000 from 108 countries enabling exhibitors to succeed in achieving goals. During the four-day event, buyers from retailers, wholesalers and foodservice outlets descended on ExCeL from all corners of the globe, to source the newest products and ingredients from 1,350 exhibitors, covering 57 countries. The atmosphere in all areas of the show was very positive, with a number of visitors and exhibitors commenting on the “buzz” felt around the exhibition. With such a broad spectrum of high-quality senior figures from retail, foodservice, manufacturing and wholesale sectors clambering to source new products and ingredients, there was lots of business being conducted on the show floor.


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