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Accelerating the food and beverage retail business in Africa

18 – 20 JUNE 2023 | GALLAGHER CONVENTION CENTRE

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA

Why Africa’s Big 7?

Africa’s Big 7 allows you to connect directly with buyers from across the African continent. Buyers attend to source products, develop new partnerships, and conclude export and import deals. It is a must-attend event for all professionals involved in the food and beverage industry. 

2022 Show Highlights

Exhibitors

140+

Exhibitors
Attendees

3500+

Attendees
Countries

37

Countries

Who Exhibits?

Suppliers to the African food and beverage industry use Africa’s Big 7 to launch new products, promote and make sales to key decision makers and buyers, and to build long-lasting relationships and structure import and export deals. The exhibition spans the entire sector and presents an incredible variety of products and services, including:

Retail-ready Food

Retail-ready Food

Fats & Oils / Dairy products / Meat & Poultry / Pulses / Grains & Cereals / Food processing / Power brands / Ready Meals / Food to go / Frozen & chilled products / Fish & Seafood / Fruit & vegetables / Grocery products / Sweets & confectionary / Sauces & Condiments / Spices / Dried foods / Snacks / Speciality Foods / Desserts / Canned Food
Beverages

Beverages

Dairy / Juice / Energy drinks / Cordials and concentrates / Water / Soft drinks / Coffee / Wine / Spirits / Beer / Tea / Health drinks
Technology Solutions

Technology Solutions

PoS / CRM / IT/software solutions / Logistics / Kitchen equipment / Cold chain / Packaging materials / Stock tracking / Packing and shelving solutions / Retail technology / Storage and warehousing / Packaging machinery / Refrigeration and air-con for preservation
New Trends

New Trends

Non-GMO / Plant based protein / Vegan / Health, Wellness and Free-form / Keto friendly
Catering and Bulk

Catering and Bulk

Fats and Oils / Bulk ingredients / Spices / Commodity Ingredients
Baking

Baking

Dairy / Flour / Bulk / Desserts / Grains

What to Expect?

3 days of engagement
A curated food and beverage product showcase
Free to attend food and beverage workshops on the show floor
Access to the township economy in collaboration with SAITEX

Africa’s Big 7 2022
Advisory Board

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An excellent day. We had lots of feet come past the stand, lots of good potential visitors, industry-related visitors which was great. We sold four machines yesterday, so excellent, all in all, a good day.

Candice-Lee Clark
Area Manager South Africa: Product Solutions & Training, Robot Coupe

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Sponsors, Partners & Supporters

Registration, Badge & Lanyard sponsor

Host partner

Strategic partners

Knowledge partners

Official media partner

Media partners

Home 2023
A detailed set of enhanced health and safety measures to ensure the successful integration of exhibitions and events post-COVID-19.