WHY EXHIBIT

ACCESS THOUSANDS OF NEW CLIENTS AND DISTRIBUTORS

Africa’s Big 7 gives you direct access to buyers across the continent.  Visitors attend from more than 40 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. 

MEET 3,910 HIGH QUALITY ATTENDEES

54%

BUYER / Decision maker

28.8%

INFLUENCER

$152m

BUdget responsibility

WHO EXHIBITS

Suppliers to the African F&B industry use Africa’s Big 7 as a launchpad for new products, to sell and promote to key decision makers and buyers and to build long-lasting relationships. The exhibition spans the entire sector and presents an incredible variety of products and services, including:

BEVERAGES

Wine
Beer
Spirits
Health drinks
Energy drinks
Soft drinks
Fruit juices
Tea and coffee

Food

Bakery products
Commodity ingredients
Canned food
Dried food
Cereals
Grains
Flours
Fish and seafood
Frozen and chilled products

Fruit and vegetables
Meat and poultry (inc. Halal)
Milk and dairy products
Oils and fats
Sauces and condiments
Snacks
Desserts
Specialty foods
Sweets and confectionary

TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS

IT and software solutions
Kitchen equipment
Packaging machinery
Packaging materials
Processing machinery and equipment
Refrigeration and air-con for preservation
Retail technology
Storage and warehousing
Transport / logistics /cold-chain

EXHIBITORS PARTICIPATE FROM AROUND THE WORLD

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BUYERS AND DECISION MAKERS FROM LEADING BRANDS ATTEND AFRICA’S BIG 7

 IMPORTERS, AGENTS, DISTRIBUTORS

Lusitania | M&L | Natela | Patleys | Rialto | Rieses Food Imports | Tacoma Foods

FOOD RETAILERS
SUPERMARKETS, CONVENIENCE STORES, FORECOURT STORES, SPAZA SHOPS

AVI Ltd | Cambridge Food | Checkers | Express | Family | Hungry Lion | Hyper | Jumbo Cash & Carry | Kwikspar | Liquor | Liquor Shop | Makro | Megasave | Mini Market | Minimark | OK Foods | OK Grocer | Pick ‘n Pay Supermarket | Rhino Cash & Carry | Shoprite | Spar | Superspar | The Fruitspot | Woolworths Food

HOTELS, BUSH LODGES, GUESTHOUSES

City Lodge Group | Days Inn | Hilton | Legacy Hotels and Resorts | Mercure Accord | Protea Group | Sheraton Group| Sun International Group | Three Cities | Tsogo Sun

FOOD & DRINK PRODUCT MANUFACTURERS

Clover SA | First SA Foods | Food Corp | Kellogg’s SA | Nestle | Parmalat SA | Pioneer Foods | Premier Foods | Rainbow | South African Breweries | Tiger Brands

RESTAURANTS AND COFFEE SHOPS

Baltimore | Bimbo’s | Black Steer | Brazilian Café | Debonairs Pizza | Fishaways | House of Coffees | John Dory’s Fish and Grill | KEG| KFC | Maxi’s | McDonald’s | McGinty’s | Mugg & Bean | Pannarotis Pizza | Saddles | Scooters Pizza | Spur Steak Ranch | St Elmo’s | Steers | Tashas | The Fish & Chip Co | TruFruit | Wimpy

FOODSERVICE AND CATERING SERVICES

Bosana | Fedics | Feedem Pitseng | KKS | Royal Mnandi | Royal Sechaba

REASONS TO EXHIBIT IN 2019

GENERATE LEADS

Meet thousands of buyers and decision makers from the region’s Capital and consumer sectors.

POSITION YOUR COMPANY

Capitalise on a trillion US dollar consumer market in Africa with fruitful trade partnerships.

ESTABLISH A ROUTE TO MARKET

Meet potential buyers, distributors,partners or agents that can help you sell into Africa

ENGAGE WITH KEY INDUSTRY STAKEHOLDERS

Meet face to face with senior decision makers from the public and private sectors.

OUR FEATURES ARE DESIGNED TO ATTRACT THE RIGHT AUDIENCE

Africa’s Big 7 has live features designed specifically to attract and increase the complete visitor experience 
FREE BARISTA AND MIXOLOGY TRAINING

FREE BARISTA AND MIXOLOGY TRAINING

Barista and Mixology Training offers FREE-TO-ATTEND barista and mixology training throughout the full three days of the show. Visitors can develop their skills and knowledge in two of the hottest beverage trends; coffee and liquor. 

GLOBAL PIZZA CHALLENGE

GLOBAL PIZZA CHALLENGE

For the first time ever, the Global Pizza Challenge moved to Africa’s Big 7,  the continent’s premier food & beverage show, where passionate independent pizza chefs demonstrated their gastronomic masterpieces first-hand.