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To highlight the innovation in food and drink taking place around the world, Food Matters Live plays host to many international pavilions, showcasing: functional and natural ingredients; 'better for you' food and drink; and science and research.

More international ingredients’ companies, manufacturers and experts took part than ever before in 2016, with exhibitors from Austria, Belgium, China, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Portugal, Spain, Thailand, Wales, the Netherlands and Czech Republic.

Some of the international businesses already confirmed for 2017 include;

Van Eeghan • Holland Food Valley • VSI • Valio • FinnDeli • The Vegetarian Butcher • Koppert Cress • Wild Honey • Bezgluten • Paradise Fruits • CBI Ministry of Foreign Affairs • Wostok • Giu Giu Foods • Rachelli International • Sensus B.V. • Chios Fruits • Kerry Taste and Nutrition • Naturex  Chalo • Cosucra • Odysea • Naturya • Jungbunzlaur 

For more information on how to get involved in the international pavilions please contact Michael Costain on +44 (0)20 3735 5960 or email

“The focus on innovation by bringing together industry suppliers, retailers, brands and the science works well and created a show that is new in Europe. We have booked again!”
Erik Bakkers, Business Development Manager, Van Eeghen Functional Ingredients

"Food Matters Live provided Odysea with a brilliant platform to showcase our Greek products. It proved to be a great opportunity for us to meet with existing partners, seek new customers and speak to buyers over the three days seeking product innovation. We enjoyed the mix of educational talks, seminars and interesting exhibitors that made this show unique. We are looking forward to working with Food Matters Live in 2017.’’
Nikki Walker, 
Marketing Manager, Odysea Ltd

"The Italian Pavilion at Food Matters Live 2016 was very well organized. It was an important exhibition for the Italian companies; a good opportunity to meet buyers and share new ideas with the industry sector in an innovative and functional space."
Alessandra Vighetto, Directorate General, Italian Ministry of Economic Development

“Food Valley NL Tasting House participated in Food Matters Live for the third consecutive year. An even larger group of Dutch companies participated in 2016, highlighting their innovative food products and concepts.”

Jeroen Wouters, Director International, Food Valley Netherlands


"Food Matters Live was a brilliant exhibition. Any company that produces healthy Mediterranean products must participate in this event. We had very good meetings with retailers, distributors, brand managers and manufacturers. For me personally, it was a very productive show - we will be here in 2017."

Nikos Tichopoulos, CEO, WISH Snacks

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