Exhibiting at in-person events is more important than ever before.
As Australia’s largest event for food and beverage manufacturing , exhibitors will have the chance to meet face-to-face with engineers, product developers, buyers and more. For more than 50 years, foodpro has been bringing together the entire sector, driving it forward and encouraging future thinking.
foodpro is the trade event where big business deals happen. Place your products, services, and solutions in front of the nation’s top food companies and decision makers looking to invest in their business to stay ahead of the competition.
See why our exhibitors are excited to be part of foodpro 2023
Live events are important to our attendees
We recently conducted research with our event visitor database and are pleased to share with you the results from foodpro attendees. These numbers reflect a positive attitude towards attending live, trade events in the future.
Key benefits of exhibiting at foodpro 2023
Connect with qualified industry buyers and decision-makers face-to-face
Generate immediate and long-term sales leads
Place your products in the hands of potential buyers
Build brand awareness and raise your profile
Find opportunities in importing, exporting and distribution
Create a prospect database and confidently follow up
Conduct business away from the hustle and bustle of the show floor, with fully equipped work stations and charging ports available. Plus, take some time out to relax with the massage service and free refreshments.
Enjoy happy hour accompanied by live music every afternoon right on the show floor. Plus take the opportunity to showcase your products with the digital signage surrounding the bar.
Exhibitor Networking Drinks
Free for all exhibitors to attend, you'll be able to network and mingle with fellow peers and industry colleagues after the first day of foodpro. Held at the Riverside along Melbourne's iconic Southbank.
New Product Development Zone
Visitors and exhibitors alike will be able to experience the full product development cycle in one special feature on the show floor. Don't miss the chance to include your own products and free samples!
Sample your product
Cooking will be allowed on stands, enabling you to truly demonstrate your equipment and products, creating a unique experience for those that visit your stand.
Track your leads
New to foodpro, exhibitors will be given a personal lead scanner to help you keep track of who you meet at the event. Simply scan the visitors badge and you'll gain access to their contact information for you to follow up after the event.
What the industry says
“foodpro is THE go to event for the Processing & Packaging industry in Australia, as it has been for the past fifty three years. The marketing muscle of Diversified Communications have built an impressive buyer/visitor list over the past two decades – resulting in the fact that foodpro is where the quality buyers network, serious business deals are negotiated, and new products launched.
I am impressed that foodpro (Diversified Communications) has listened to industry feedback and will be pulling out all the stops to ensure this event will be the highlight of 2023."
CEO, VEMAG Australia
“The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) is pleased to partner with FoodPro; the largest trade exhibition in Australia specifically designed for the entire food value chain. As the peak professional body for packaging training & education in Australasia we look forward to working with the FoodPro organisers and developing a unique educational offering for the visitors that covers Circular and Sustainable Packaging Design and more.”
Nerida Kelton, Executive Director
Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP)
“The Australian Institute of Food Science and Technology (AIFST) is pleased to once again partner with foodpro; the largest trade exhibition in Australia specifically designed for the entire food value chain. We value the partnership and look forward to continuing the relationship in 2023. As the peak professional body for food science professionals working in all facets of the food system in Australia, our mission is to advance and inspire all food sector professionals through education, collaboration, and recognition to champion a robust, innovative science based Australian food industry to meet future food needs. Foodpro provides a unique opportunity to bring together people working in the food system to engage in learning and education – looking to the future. We look forward to working with the foodpro organisers to bring this event to life in 2023"
The Australian Institute of Food Science and Technology
foodpro is the leading industry event in the Australasian region, which provides Marel a platform, to re-connect with the public and showcase our product innovation . We look forward to being part of the event in 2023!
Marketing Manager, Marel
A must attend exhibition for everyone associated with the Australian food industry. If there is only one food exhibition you attend, make it foodpro! For exhibitors, a great source of contacts, sales leads and networking.
Marketing & Sales Manager, Graintec Scientific
foodpro is Australia's best exhibition for food processors - in one day your business can access the latest and greatest innovations and technology! Don't miss out attending foodpro, it only comes around every 3 years!
Sales Manager, Highgate Group
Being an exhibitor at the leading trade exhibition for food manufacturing, enabled us to effectively reach and engage with influential individuals, clients, customers and fellow stakeholders within the industry. Looking forward to foodpro 2020!
Marketing Coordinator, Xylem
foodpro is the biggest show in the Southern Hemisphere. It’s a good platform for
us to get our name out there and showcase our technology
General Manager, HRS Process Solutions
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