by Francesca Cornish

When and why you need to attend a Bidfood Big Food & Drink Show

When and why you need to attend a Bidfood Big Food & Drink Show

Thinking about attending a Bidfood show? You’ve come to the right place! Our Big Food & Drink Shows are a longstanding part of our business, and central to how we connect with people and bring our values and key ingredients to life.
This blog will take you through the top reasons why you won’t want to miss out.

Human interaction!

There’s no arguing the fact that in-person interaction trumps virtual. And our depot shows offer up the perfect setting to get that valuable, real connection.
At our Big Food & Drink Shows, you’ll get to be face to face with our team, our suppliers and others within the food and drink industry. Plus, you can’t try our delicious food from the other side of a screen!

Culinary inspiration

As well as seeing new products from our broad range of suppliers at our supplier stands, we have a whole team of food innovation chefs who bring our great food to life.
Our chefs will whip you up delicious tasters using the top food and drink trends 2024, so you can know exactly how to wow your own customers.
Check out Chef Martin’s Chalkstream®️ trout recipe, using the latest rustic and rural food trend.

@bidfooduk Watch our Chef Martin show you how to create a delicious watercress salad for your ChalkStream®️trout in just 60 seconds! All ingredients can be found on our 2024 Trends guide on our website. #recipe #foodtrends #rustic #rusticrecipe #chalkstream #troutrecipe #chef #chefsoftiktok #trends2024 ♬ That Couch Potato Again – Prod. By Rose

We pull out all the stops

Hosting an event is no easy feat, but we go the extra mile to make sure our shows have the wow factor! From supplier stands, tasting areas, expert advice and the latest food and drink trends, you can rest assured you’re in for a treat.

To top the day off, we always have a stand from our Unity wines and spirits, so you can make new connections with a glass in hand 🙂

“Our Bidfood & Drink Shows are the best way to see the full range of Bidfood. Our suppliers are always as excited as we are to meet customers and make new relationships. We’ve been hosting these shows around the country for well over 10 years now and they’re easily my favourite part of the job”.

– Scott Joslin-Smith, Media and Events Manager

“When’s the next one?!” I hear you ask. Don’t worry! We’ve got lots of fabulous Bidfood Big Food & Drink Shows lined up this year…

Don’t miss out, join us at our next one:

  • 13th March 2024 – Lee Mill big food and drink show
  • 20th March 2024 – Salisbury big food and drink show
  • 26th March 2024 – Inverness big food and drink show
  • 10th April 2024 – Stowmarket big food and drink show
  • 17th April 2024 – Yorkshire big food and drink show
  • 10th September 2024 – Nottingham big food and drink show

You can sign up via our Caterers calendar, here!

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