Africa’s Big 7 is the ultimate sourcing and networking event industry professionals.

Here, you'll unlock opportunities to grow your business and connect with key players.

Explore a diverse product platform:

  • Thousands of innovative offerings: Discover the latest trends and source high-value products from around the world.
  • Strategic exhibitor network: We connect you with the most relevant suppliers, ensuring you find the perfect fit for your business needs.
  • Stay ahead of the curve: Gain valuable insights into consumer trends and market dynamics to make informed decisions.

Discover the future of food & beverage at Africa's Big 7

Connect with a world of opportunity:

Africa's Big 7 is your one-stop shop for everything food and beverage! We bring together a massive network of international exhibitors, showcasing the latest trends and most innovative products from across the globe.

Discover what's next:

This event is your gateway to cutting-edge insights. Gain a deep understanding of consumer demand and stay ahead of the curve. Make informed business decisions with the knowledge you'll gain from our industry experts and trendsetters.

Unparalleled selection & meaningful connections:

Explore an incredible range of food and beverage offerings from all corners of the world. Network with industry professionals and build connections that will propel your business forward. Africa's Big 7 is where the future of food and beverage takes center stage!


Here's why Africa’s Big 7
is unmissable:


Forge valuable connections with industry leaders, government associations, and top brands. Africa's Big 7 is the perfect platform to cultivate strong, lasting relationships.


Boost your knowledge and propel your business forward with our in-depth food and beverage retail workshops. Learn from experts and gain invaluable insights to elevate your strategies.


Discover a diverse range of retail-ready products and solutions from over 200+ exhibitors gathered under one roof. Find everything you need to stock your shelves and satisfy your customers.


Witness the talents of Africa's top chefs at our exciting features: Africa's Top Table, National Burger & Pizza Challenge, and Bakers Challenge. Be inspired by the next generation of culinary stars!


Unleash the power of Southern Africa's enterprise markets at the co-located SAITEX event. Discover inbound and outbound trade opportunities to expand your reach.


Elevate your hotel and F&B game with access to the Hotel & Hospitality Expo Africa! Gain access to essential content and top-tier products to excel in the dynamic hospitality sector. Ready to discover the future of food & beverage?

Discover THE retail-ready
food and beverage showcase in Africa

Trade smarter, wider, and bolder. Choose Africa's Big 7 and unlock a world of suppliers.

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


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

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


Dairy / Flour / Bulk / Desserts / Grains

Catering and Bulk

Fats and Oils / Bulk ingredients / Spices / Commodity Ingredients

New Trends

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

Join us at Africa’s Big 7and unlock a world of possibilities!


Discover the market potential for the events running alongside Africa’s Big 7 - the Hotel & Hospitality Expo Africa

  • South Africa’s hospitality market is worth $1.30 Billion.
  • EXPECTED GROWTH​: $1,61B​n in 2028 with a CAGR 4,43%
  • SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA: 47,750​ Rooms in 307 hotels