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UK - Food and Drink Meet the Buyer Event

An opportunity to present your company and products to a wide range of top international food and drink buyers in just one day, event run by FDEA and supported by UKTI.

Date: 26/03/2012 - 26/03/2012

Start/End Time: 09:00 - 16:00

Registration Open: 22/02/2012

Registration Cut Off: 26/03/2012

Event Organiser: FDEA

Location: NEC, Birmingham, B40 1NT, West Midlands, United Kingdom

Main Contact: Elsa Fairbanks at FDEA

Tel: 07768 771678


Meet with UKTI Trade Officers from around the world Sign up now for this one day event

  • Manage your own schedule via our interactive website

  • A choice of high quality buyers - see detailed profiles on the Food and Drink Meet the Buyer Website

  • 5 x 15 minute Buyer Meetings per registration

  • An opportunity to book additional meetings on the day, subject to availability

Cost: £100 + VAT per registration

Discounted cost for Food & Drink Exporters Association (FDEA) Members: £75 + VAT * per registration *FDEA members will be sent a special code to use

Register now to secure your place at this high quality event and boost your international contacts.

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Some of the confirmed buyers:

  • Australia - Coles Group

  • Canada - Tree of Life

  • China Shanghai - TED

  • China Shanghai - -Sunny Life

  • Czech Rep. - Country Life

  • Denmark - Christiansen & Partners

  • France - Forezia

  • Germany - Global Foods Trading

  • Germany - REWE Group

  • India - Suresh Kumar & Co

  • India - L-Comps

  • Norway - Alive AS

  • Singapore - Our Choice

  • Singapore/ Malaysia - Auric Pacific Food Group

  • South Africa- Tacoma Foods

  • South Korea - The Nature Company

  • Sweden - Skotska Handels Kompaniet

  • Taiwan - Gourmet’s Partners

Meet UKTI Dublin

Rebecca Wardell, Deputy Director of Trade & Investment and Vicki Caplin, Trade Advisor & Events Coordinator will attend the Birmingham Food and Drink Expo, on the 26th and 27th of March 2012.

Why meet us?UKTI Dublin provides confidential advice and assistance to UK companies interested in exporting to Ireland.

What we can do for you?We would be happy to discuss the range of services available through UKTI to support your business. To arrange a meeting with Rebecca or Vicki or fix a time for a cup of coffee please contact us:

Rebecca Wardell, Deputy Director of Trade & Investment, UKTI DublinTel: +353 1 205 3763 or E-mail:

Vicki Caplin, Trade Advisor & Events Coordinator, UKTI DublinTel: +353 1 205 3757 or E-mail:

Publication date: 22/02/2012