IFE 2019 was a fantastic event packed full of inspiring talks, debates and cooking demos. Re-live what was on offer at the 2019 event below:

Talking Trends

The Talking Trends stage will focus on innovation and pressing food & drink trends presented and debated by the most prominent expert voices of the industry.

Tasting Trends

Tasting Trends is a sensory experience which will allow visitors the opportunity to see, smell and taste the future of food & drink.

The Hub

The Hub provides a networking space for both visitors and exhibors and will also play host to the Festival of Food & Drink & daily lunchtime debates.

The Big Debate

The Big Debate is an interactive debate session run daily at The Hub at IFE at 2.00-2.45. Join the conversation to discuss the hottest topics of 2019 in the food & beverage industry



This is a unique opportunity for IFE exhibitors to meet top buyers in the market who are actively looking to source new products for their organisations.


The Future of Retail installation will give you the opportunity to experience new tech that is on-course to disrupt the retail experience as it is known today.


DIT International Trade Hub

The DIT International Trade Hub provides an opportunity to meet international experts and Trade Advisers.

The Advice To Go Zone

The Advice To Go Zone will offer exhibitors and visitors to IFE 2019 the opportunity to sit down in an informal 1:1

Certification Clinic

The Certification Clinic will feature drop in desks from industry experts that will be on hand to offer advice on certifications that may benefit your business.

Campden BRI Conference

The aim of this seminar is to help industry make informed choices on the types of materials and design of packaging that reduce plastic use and increase recyclability. It will also focus on the challenges of shelf life and shelf life assessment when using sustainable packaging.

UK Tastes & Tales Zone

Join the Food is GREAT campaign in a sensory journey to explore the UK's food and drink offer. Explore our storytelling wall in the South Hub and who knows what delights you may find!

IGD Safari

Taking place in London on 21st March, the IGD Safari will explore some of the latest developments across UK retail and food-to-go, showcasing the latest stores from retailers and food-to-go specialists.

Green Seed Group

Green Seed Group helps food and drink businesses to grow their business in the UK and export markets with offices across Europe and N America, helping with strategy, trade introductions, outsourced sales, and marketing support.


The World Food Innovation Awards

Celebrating creativity and innovation in the international food, drinks & dairy industries, IFE 2019 will play host to the World Food Innovation Awards. Enter now…


Trend Trails

There are thousands of new and innovative products at IFE and our Trend Trails are designed to help you identify the exciting ‘on-trend’ products on the show floor.


Pitch! Live

Join the finalists of Pitch! Live on the Talking Trends theatre for a Dragons' Den-style pitching session judged by top industry professionals.