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IFE's Big Business Break

Brand new for 2023 is IFE's Big Business Break with Surya Foods. This new feature is a Dragons' Den style pitching session with up to half a million in business investment up for grabs for brands looking for their big business break! 

IFE's Big Business Break will see exhibiting companies from IFE 2023 vying for the chance to scoop up to half a million pounds in investment from global food leaders Surya Foods, to help grow their business, and could even set the stage for a national retail listing. Taking place in the New Products Tasting Theatre, the top four successful companies will have the opportunity to pitch in front of three highly esteemed judges. Don't forget to register for your free pass to watch the pitching take place and see which company is successful!

Register for your pass here

Meet our judges

The best pitch on the day could receive...

  • Up to half million in investment from UK food giants Surya Foods*
  • Opportunity to present winning product in front of panel of industry experts, including Noor Ali, World Food Expert
  • Gain unrivalled product & business feedback from industry experts
  • Free 9sqm stand at IFE 2024
  • Extensive marketing and PR support from IFE in the run up to 2024 to our carefully curated list of UK and International buyers

*Please note; entering this feature does not guarantee investment from Surya Foods. Surya Foods are supporting this in good faith with the intention to help scale up a great concept, but any offers are subject to due diligence.

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