It just been announced that CATEX – Ireland’s greatest foodservice & hospitality function – is now confirmed for 21-23 February 2023 at the RDS Simmonscourt, returning to its typical biannual dates of early in the calendar year. Supported when once more by steadfast sponsors, Bunzl and Calor, the 2023 event is hoping to return to the effective heights of 2019 when the expo welcomed its major-at any time attendance of 12,500 sector pros who satisfied with 250+ exhibitors about the three-times.
A serious celebration of techniques, services, excellence and innovation within just foodservice and hospitality, CATEX is one particular of Europe’s longest-managing trade activities which is amazingly nicely-supported by the market.
Owned and shipped by IFSA (Irish Foodservice Suppliers Alliance), sustainability and innovation will be major of the monthly bill at the 2023 function. The 2021 Bord Bia ‘Outlook on the Irish Foodservice Marketplace Publish Pandemic Foodservice Report’ famous that as the pandemic took keep, lots of foodservice and hospitality enterprises paused their initiatives in sustainability. Having said that, in its ‘Key Macro Traits to Watch in 2021 (and Further than)’, the report notes a ‘Return to Sustainable Practices’ as a essential macro development.
IFSA, in affiliation with its event companions, have recognized sustainability, along with innovation, as the big themes for CATEX 2023.
Commenting on plans for the 2023 occasion, the new Chair of IFSA, Alan Cruite, General Manager of Trinity Paying for Ireland, component of the Avendra Team, an affiliate of Aramark, adds: “In 2021, we organised CATEX in document time – in just 12 weeks – and I’m extremely very pleased of my colleagues in IFSA for stepping up and giving a system and party for our sector to appear together all through an extremely complicated time. The supportive and tremendous comments from the party cemented just how special CATEX is to our sector.
“Looking ahead, we’re delighted to be moving into a brighter yr. Albeit there are still lots of challenges, nonetheless we’re set on designing CATEX 2023 to be certain it delivers a little something for everybody in the industry. It’s extended been recognised as the have to-attend function for foodservice and hospitality, and we’re self-confident that CATEX 2023 will deliver outstanding benefit to both equally exhibitors and readers as we transfer forward.”
CATEX associates with foodservice and hospitality bodies to provide an event that is for industry, supported by industry. Partners consist of Chef Network, Panel of Chefs, Speciality Coffee Affiliation (Eire chapter), Bartenders Association of Ireland and the European Speciality Tea Affiliation.
Around the previous 50 a long time CATEX has established itself as a major drive in the hospitality and foodservice industries. By reserving early, exhibitors can get gain of securing prime positioning and currently being bundled in the promotional marketing campaign in the run up to the present.
Save the day in your diary. CATEX, an IFSA event, using spot from 21st– 23rd February 2023.
To obtain out extra about CATEX, make sure you speak to Margaret Andreucetti at Eventhaus on (00353) 1 846 0020 or see www.CATEXexhibition.com.
CATEX – Ireland’s definitive foodservice celebration, 21st – 23rd February 2023.