Food Matters Live, 29-30 June | 16-17 Nov

Attendees: register now for 29-30 June  

Ingredient innovators: join now 


Food Matters Live is sponsored by companies from across the food, drink and nutrition sectors – reflecting the breadth of the event's content, its stakeholders and participants.

Lead Partner

AAK - Tackling Obesity Partner

Lead Better for You Partner

AAK is the leading provider of value-adding vegetable oil solutions in the UK, with more than 140 years of experience working across every food industry including Chocolate and Confectionery, Bakery, Dairy, Special Nutrition and Foodservice.


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Royal Avebe is a market-oriented cooperative of starch potato growers. Traditionally, we only focused on extracting starch from potatoes. But by developing innovative methods, we now also extract proteins from potatoes that are intended for the food industry. In addition, there is a growing demand for healthy and vegetable food ingredients. Our ingredients meet this demand perfectly and offer opportunities for the growth of alternatives to meat and dairy products.



Alland & Robert 

Created in 1884, Alland & Robert is a French family company and pioneer in natural tree exudates. Alland & Robert is strongly focused on acacia gum, an entirely natural additive and ingredient used in food products worldwide. Acacia gum is found in thousands of day-to-day products thanks to its various functional properties. It is particularly  appreciated for being 100 percent plant-based and for the versatility of its applications. 




Caldic is a full-service innovative solution provider for the global food industry, delivering the best quality ingredients from our network of reliable supply partners. At Caldic UK we can help you find the solutions you need for nutritional enhancement and functional benefits.


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Pen & Tec

Pen & Tec is a regulatory affairs consultancy with over 20 years’ experience specialising in European and international food chain legislation. We help clients take food and feed products to market faster and offer advice on various registration options for meeting client commercial objectives. 


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Omya has developed a new generation of minerals: functionalised calcium carbonate - a multifunctional ingredient that functions as high-efficiency carrier, acts as novel functionalised excipient and shows controlled release properties. Omya’s portfolio has also extended with a range of Omya Calcipur - high-purity natural calcium carbonates for fortification, extrusion and anti-caking with excellent whiteness.




Kemin Industries is a global ingredient manufacturer that strives to sustainably transform the quality of life every day for 80 percent of the world with its products and services. The company supplies over 500 specialty ingredients for human and animal health and nutrition, pet food, aquaculture, nutraceutical, food technologies, crop technologies and textile industries.




Ingredia Dairy Experts is a French dairy company with an outstanding expertise in bioactives ingredients. Committed in sustainability, our natural bioactives relies on high quality specifications.



FrieslandCampina Ingredients

We’re FrieslandCampina Ingredients. We’re inspired by the possibilities of what ingredients can do. Where some see only powder in bags, we see more options, more ideas, more ways to impact lives for good. We are focused on what’s inside, and driven to make it better.


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i-ingredients Ltd

i-ingredients Ltd is a family business striving to become the leading importer and distributor of high-quality active ingredients. Our mission is to offer exceptional levels of service and value to all of our customers regardless of size. Our diversity and flexibility enable us to react quickly and professionally to your company’s needs.



Product Chain

We’re All About The Sales! Product Chain is a leading UK FMCG Sales agency with a track record for delivering results. Championing exciting Food & Drink brands is our business. Our team of senior level Sales Professionals have experience across all channels including Retail, Wholesale, Food Service and On-Trade. We offer an efficient and effective solution to managing your sales programme and are always focused on achieving listings for all our clients. We thrive on growing product sales and increasing your market share, delivering this without you having the headache and cost of recruiting and managing your own sales team.




Verlingue are a family owned top 15 UK Insurance Broker providing Corporate Insurance and Employee Benefits solutions to businesses in the food and beverage industry.