Food Matters Live Match 2017

Food Matters Live is pleased to announce Match

A new matchmaking service offering exhibitors and visitors the opportunity to pre-arrange meetings at Food Matters Live.

Match provides an opportunity for food and drink manufacturers, ingredients suppliers, retailers, research centres, universities, distributors, importers, exporters, business services, packaging suppliers, branding agencies and health professionals to identify potential partnerships across the food and drink supply chain in the UK and internationally.

It also includes a dedicated Meet the Buyer programme where buyers from retailers and foodservice will be looking for innovative companies who meet their business needs in the UK and internationally.


Premium Business Base

Match can provide a private branded meeting space providing 4 exhibitor badges, one table, 4 chairs, WIFI and a locker within a dedicated area, with catering and reception desk. You will also receive 5 VIP tickets for a half day and 10 VIP tickets for a full day. 

  • Half day: £750 plus VAT
  • Full day: £1400 plus VAT

Meet the Buyer     

The entrance fee for an exhibitor is £150 + VAT, for a non exhibitor, (visitor), the entrance fee is £190 + VAT.

To book please complete your registration.

*Please note that entrance fees are non refundable and all meetings are subject to buyers approval. You must also be registered visitor to gain access to Food Matters Live 2017, you can do this by registering here.

How does it work

1. Register & publish your collaboration wishes

2. Browse the participant list and book meetings with delegates of your interest.

3. One week before the event you receive your meeting schedule

  • Better-for-you food and drink manufacturing
  • Natural and functional ingredient
  • Research and development / food science
  • Imports and exports
  • Future food technology and processes
  • Sustainability
  • Business advisory services
  • Accelerator programmes and new business models
  • Packaging design and innovation
  • Marketing and brand management 
  • Key growth categories in health and wellbeing including:
    • Healthy snacking
    • Natural and organic
    • Free-from
    • vegan

closed since 23 Nov 2017
Registration 11 Jun – 23 Nov
Meeting Selection 4 Sep – 23 Nov
Event 21 Nov – 23 Nov
Language English
Venue Match Lounge, ExCeL, London
Bilateral Meetings
Participants 183
Meetings 257
Austria 1
Belgium 22
Denmark 1
Finland 3
France 12
Germany 4
Greece 2
India 2
Ireland 6
Italy 19
Lithuania 3
Netherlands 8
Norway 1
Others 1
Portugal 6
Sweden 3
United Kingdom 113
Total 207
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Before Event10001
After Event 179