It just been introduced that CATEX – Ireland’s biggest foodservice & hospitality occasion – is now confirmed for 21-23 February 2023 at the RDS Simmonscourt, returning to its regular biannual dates of early in the yr. Supported when once again by steadfast sponsors, Bunzl and Calor, the 2023 party is hoping to return to the effective heights of 2019 when the expo welcomed its major-at any time attendance of 12,500 market specialists who fulfilled with 250+ exhibitors more than the 3-days.
A actual celebration of abilities, assistance, excellence and innovation inside of foodservice and hospitality, CATEX is one particular of Europe’s longest-functioning trade events which is amazingly properly-supported by the field.
Owned and sent by IFSA (Irish Foodservice Suppliers Alliance), sustainability and innovation will be prime of the invoice at the 2023 occasion. The 2021 Bord Bia ‘Outlook on the Irish Foodservice Sector Post Pandemic Foodservice Report’ mentioned that as the pandemic took maintain, a lot of foodservice and hospitality companies paused their efforts in sustainability. Even so, in its ‘Key Macro Developments to Enjoy in 2021 (and Outside of)’, the report notes a ‘Return to Sustainable Practices’ as a important macro craze.
IFSA, in affiliation with its function associates, have determined sustainability, along with innovation, as the main themes for CATEX 2023.
Commenting on programs for the 2023 celebration, the new Chair of IFSA, Alan Cruite, Basic Manager of Trinity Purchasing Ireland, portion of the Avendra Team, an affiliate of Aramark, provides: “In 2021, we organised CATEX in document time – in just 12 months – and I’m amazingly very pleased of my colleagues in IFSA for stepping up and supplying a platform and party for our business to occur with each other during an exceptionally hard time. The supportive and remarkable feed-back from the event cemented just how exclusive CATEX is to our industry.
“Looking in advance, we’re delighted to be moving into a brighter calendar year. Albeit there are however a lot of worries, nonetheless we’re established on building CATEX 2023 to make sure it offers a thing for every person in the business. It’s very long been recognised as the must-attend party for foodservice and hospitality, and we’re self-confident that CATEX 2023 will supply unbelievable value to both exhibitors and site visitors as we go ahead.”
CATEX associates with foodservice and hospitality bodies to produce an celebration which is for field, supported by business. Companions consist of Chef Network, Panel of Chefs, Speciality Coffee Association (Eire chapter), Bartenders Association of Eire and the European Speciality Tea Affiliation.
About the previous 50 decades CATEX has recognized itself as a major pressure in the hospitality and foodservice industries. By scheduling early, exhibitors can consider benefit of securing prime positioning and remaining bundled in the marketing marketing campaign in the run up to the present.
Help save the date in your diary. CATEX, an IFSA celebration, getting spot from 21st– 23rd February 2023.
To uncover out additional about CATEX, make sure you get hold of Margaret Andreucetti at Eventhaus on (00353) 1 846 0020 or see www.CATEXexhibition.com.
CATEX – Ireland’s definitive foodservice function, 21st – 23rd February 2023.