ACCELERATING THE FOOD AND
BEVERAGE RETAIL BUSINESS IN AFRICA

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250+

Exhibitors

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7,131+

Attendees

67

Participating countries

Co-located with:

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2021 sees Africa’s Big 7’s 18th edition once again being the continent’s largest meeting place for the food and beverage industry.

Africa’s Big 7 continues to be the leading trade exhibition where agents, distributors, retailers meet to shape the food and beverage industry in Africa. It is truly an international event where 67 countries gather to network and forge relationships successfully.

For the 18th edition, Africa’s Big 7 will continue to deliver local and international f&b retail-ready products to the African market.

SPACE IS LIMITED – Enquire about booking your space for 2021 today! 

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A detailed set of enhanced health and safety measures to ensure the successful integration of exhibitions and events post-COVID-19.

Products on show

FOOD

FOOD

Bakery Products | Bulk / Commodity Ingredients | Canned / Dried Foods | Cereals | Grains |Flours | Fish | Seafood |Frozen / Chilled Foods | Fruit / Vegetables | Meat / Poultry (Inc. Halal) | Milk / Dairy Products | Oils / Fats | Sauces / Condiments | Snacks / Desserts | Specialty Foods | Sweets / Confectionery
FOOD
BEVERAGES

BEVERAGES

Alcoholic Drinks | Beer | Health / Energy Drinks | Soft Drinks / Juices| Tea / Coffee | and more...
BEVERAGES
TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS

TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS

IT / Software Solutions | Kitchen Equipment | Packaging Machinery / Materials | Processing Machinery / Equipment | Refrigeration / Air-Con Technology | Retail Technology | Storage / Warehousing Transport / Logistics/ Cold-Chain
TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS

2021 Features, content and competitions

SA’s Best Baker Competition

Are you the best baker in South Africa? Put your skills to the test!

Game of Chef’s Challenge

8 teams, 3 days, 1 WINNER! You do not want to miss this!

F&B
Workshop

Focused f&b industry training including how to take advantage of AfCFTA and growing your business into the African region

Global Pizza Challenge

Passionate pizza enthusiasts compete head-to-head, who is the best? Why don’t you throw your hat in?

Part of Africa Trade Week

Africa’s Big 7 is proud to be part of the new home of trade: Africa Trade Week. Africa Trade Week consists of 3 trade exhibitions, 3 conferences and workshops serving 5 sectors: food, beverage, hospitality, retail and trade.

The food & beverage trade show delivering local & international retail-ready products to the African market.
The food & beverage trade show delivering local & international retail-ready products to the African market.
The hotel and hospitality trade show provides the latest trends, products and technologies for this key industry.
The hotel and hospitality trade show provides the latest trends, products and technologies for this key industry.
The original multi-sector trade show, providing direct access to thousands of African buyers.
The original multi-sector trade show, providing direct access to thousands of African buyers.

Africa’s Big 7 partners and supporters

Strategic partners

Knowledge partners

Official media partner

Outdoor media partner

Media partners

Latest industry news

Images from 2019 show