Africa’s international food and drink trade show

  • When: 24-26 June 2018
  • Where: Johannesburg, South Africa

Meet new clients and see the very latest F&B products

Africa’s Big 7 is the only f&b trade show in Africa to bring together hundreds of global farm to fork suppliers with motivated buyers from each segment of the buying community.

Exhibiting at Africa’s Big 7 provides you with an unrivalled opportunity to meet and engage with buyers and potential business partners from across the continent.

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Access new clients and distributors

Africa’s Big 7 gives you direct access to buyers across the continent. Visitors attend from more than 30 countries to source their latest products, find new partners and conclude export and import deals. New legislation and funding is announced through the conference and this makes Africa’s Big 7 a must attend event for all professionals in the f&b industry.

Food Leadership Forum

The Food Leadership Forum is a series of spontaneous and forthright panel discussions on the key strategic opportunities and challenges shaping the F&B industry at this time of accelerated expansion and change.

Each day consists of a series of panel discussions addressing a specific issue of concern and featuring at least 3 senior industry experts.

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Africa Hospitality Week

Africa’s Big 7 is part of Africa Hospitality Week. Taking place 24-26th June, the height of purchasing season in South Africa – the power base and gateway to the continent.

It is a dedicated 3 day international trading platform endorsed by stakeholder industry organisations and comprises three essential exhibitions, namely The Hotel Show, iHost and Africa’s Big 7.

Over 15,000 international industry professionals meet at Africa Hospitality Week to source hospitality front and back of house products, services, equipment, supplies, innovations, technology and solutions from hundreds of exhibitors of more than 30 countries.

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