Exciting news! We are happy to announce that we are sponsoring BlasCymru / TasteWales 2023, taking place from 25 - 26 October 2023 at the International Convention Centre Wales (ICCW).

BlasCymru/TasteWales 2023 is the flagship trade event of the Welsh food and drink industry, bringing together Welsh food and drink producers, national and international buyers and food industry professionals.

With over a decade of working alongside the Welsh Government at Food & Drink Expo and Farm Shop & Deli Show, we are proud to support BlasCymru/TasteWales 2023 to showcase the very best of Welsh regional produce and to support Welsh producers.

Organised by Food and Drink Wales, the two-day event is an unrivalled opportunity to network with leading industry stakeholders and explore the best products Wales has to offer through their themed zones! Explore their world-leading innovations within these zones at the show, highlighting some of the latest developments in the world of food and drink. These include:

Sustainable Zone: Sustainability, Food and Drink, Hospitality, Tourism
With sustainability is at the heart of the vision for the Welsh food and drink industry, this zone is dedicated to showcasing good practice, including vertical farming, minimising food waste.

International Zone: Business Finance, Export, Inward Investment, International Trade

Bringing together the world of international finance, export and inward trade investment, the zone will include representatives from Welsh Government Food Division and the Welsh Government International Trade.

Innovation Zone: Research, Innovation, Technology, Skills
This zone aims to showcase the innovative work currently taking place across Wales, promoting business support, technology, and innovation programmes available to Welsh food and drink businesses to help them prosper.

BlasCymru / TasteWales 2023 also has a compelling seminar programme brought to you by leading industry experts! Some speakers include:
- MS Lesley Griffiths, Minister for Rural Affairs and North Wales
- Dr Amanda J Lloyd, Senior Researcher in the Department of Life Science at Aberystwyth University
- Martin Sutherland, Commercial and Marketing Director at ZERO2FIVE Food Industry Centre

Click here for the full list of speakers.

so why wait? Purchase your tickets for the event here.

Food & Drink Expo and Farm Shop & Deli Show are co-located with National Convenience Show, The Forecourt Show and The Restaurant Show as part of the UK Food & Drink Shows, taking place from 29 April – 01 May 2024 at the NEC, Birmingham! Find out more here.