We are delighted to announce this year's Tay Cities Food & Drink Expo is taking place on Monday 10th May.This virtu B2B event is a fantastic opportunity to introduce farmers, producers & manufacturers from Angus, Fife, Dundee & Perthshire to restaurants, chefs, cafés, bars, retailers & accommodation providers and more.
Who is the event organised by?
This is a Tay Cities event sponsored by Invest in Angus, Dundee Council, Fife Council and Perth & Kinross Council in partnership with Appetite for Angus, Dundee Eats, Food From Fife and Great Perthshire.
When is the event happening?
Monday 10th May
Where is the event taking place?
This is a virtual event. All content will be on the Tay Cities dedicated Website. Buyers will be given their own personalised login details to access producers pitch and business info.
Who should attend the event?
This is a business to business event which is an opportunity to introduce farmers, producers and manufacturers from across Angus, Fife, Dundee and Perthshire to restaurants, chefs, cafés, bars, independent retailers, accommodation providers and more.
How do I register my interest to attend the event as either a supplier or buyer?
To register your interest as a supplier or buyer please contact Appetite for Angus on firstname.lastname@example.org by close of business Fri 19th April.
How much does it cost for me to participate in the Expo?
The event is free to attend for suppliers and buyers.
Do I have to log in at a particular time on the 10th May?
Buyers can log in at a time that suits them and explore the finest food & drink produce the Tay Cities has to offer. The event content is pre-recorded so you can choose which producers you want to find out more about and click into their section on the website which will take you to their full listing and professional pitch. In accordance with Scotland Food and Drink, the regions will be grouped in the following categories. Dairy, Alcoholic drinks, Non-alcoholic drinks, Confectionary, Fruit and Veg, Bakery and Cakes, Fish and Seafood, Food ingredients, Free from and Vegan, Meat, Game and Poultry, Prepared Foods, Preserves and Sauces.
What do I need to do before the event?
Suppliers- Notify your contacts you will be attending the event and post on social media to promote the event. Create a professional video pitch and submit to email@example.com by close of business Monday 19th April.
Do I need to provide samples to offer to buyers?
No, you don’t need to for the Expo however you may like to offer them when following up with Expo buyers who have expressed interest to allow them to experience your product.