BROWSE THROUGH OUR TRADE FAIRS IN UK FOR FOOD & DRINK INDUSTRY

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HYPER JAPAN

HYPER JAPAN

London, UK
19 Jul 2024 - 21 Jul 2024
Speciality & Fine Food Fair

Speciality & Fine Food Fair

London, UK
10 Sep 2024 - 11 Sep 2024
IFE

IFE

London, UK
17 Mar 2025 - 19 Mar 2025
London Wine Fair

London Wine Fair

London, UK
19 May 2025 - 21 May 2025
Royal Cornwall Show

Royal Cornwall Show

Wadebridge, UK
5 Jun 2025 - 7 Jun 2025
The United Kingdom, or the UK, is among the central, time-honoured and leading countries of the global food and beverage industry. This is due to the comprehensive and high-value F&B sector present in the state. It is a segment that comprises around 7 300 companies. 97% of them are small and medium-sized enterprises. This results in the direct and indirect employment of more than 450 000 specialists throughout the entire value chain. This includes the manufacturing, retailing, distributing, packaging, servicing, et cetera sectors. It also results in the F&B industry being among the most high-value manufacturing segments of the country based on annual turnover. For example, in recent years, the sector has reached yearly revenues of up to and over 104 400 000 000 GBP. The F&B sector is also among the industries focusing chiefly on research and development. For example, 77% of the manufacturing enterprises in it will focus on developing new wares and innovations. Similarly, the country’s most extensive food manufacturers will be spending up to 900 000 000 GBP annually in the upcoming years. Often, the sector displays its latest innovations during annual trade expos. Such events are hosted in diverse cities. They attract hundreds of thousands of attendees to the state.