Inspiration and opportunity on a plate

The Source Trade Show

The 2016 Source trade show provides the perfect mix of passionate producers, alongside the hottest hospitality and catering companies, and the freshest food service.

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Our new show caters to the South Coast!

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Exhibitor list

You will see the best from local, regional and national catering and hospitality suppliers, manufacturers and regional food and drink producers. Read more
   

Show features

Our Newcomers. Spot the rising stars on their way up! Leading chefs in the Demo Kitchen and running alongside the show, The Westcountry Tourism Conference. Read more
   

Meet key South West, UK and international food and drink producers, as well as service providers, alongside a superb selection of Taste of the West Members.

This show makes it easy for you to find unusual local products with fascinating provenance stories to tell – the kind that customers are so hungry for. When you combine this with everything that’s new and innovative in the catering and hospitality industry, then you have the perfect recipe for success!

Meet passionate producers face-to-face, hear their stories at first hand, and then share them with your customers. Reassure yourself that producers have the necessary resources and distribution networks in place. Experience on a sensory level – taste, smell, presentation, packaging… Make accurate and meaningful comparisons between products. Gain inspiration, spot latest trends, make valuable new contacts and get a feel for what’s happening in the wider industry.

Differentiate yourself from your competitors, attract more trade, and improve profit margins.

You can source the services that you need whether it’s staff, EPoS systems, marketing. Test kitchen equipment, feel the quality of uniforms, tableware, fabrics and more.

The show will also introduce you to the best selection of the region’s food service companies, so you can compare ranges and service options. Meet experts in their fields who can help you advance your business. See what’s happening across the industry, the latest trends and innovations.

Fantastic visit to The Source trade show. Met lots of new suppliers to help fill our big new Food Shop!"

SHOPS AT DARTINGTON