We’re delighted to have just had our biggest, busiest and best lunch! yet. The comments we’ve received about the incredible atmosphere at our new venue have been overwhelmingly positive – there was such a fantastic ‘buzz’ across the show floor throughout the two days. We’d like to say a big thank you to all the […]
lunch! celebrated its tenth anniversary in style last week – with its biggest ever edition enjoying a record turnout for another successive year. Over 6,300 food-to-go operators, retailers and caterers packed the aisles at ExCeL London, over 21-22 September, to see and sample the next-wave of NPD from 335 leading exhibitors. The 7% increase in […]
If you missed it, here are some video highlights of the Innovation Challenge at lunch! 2017. Innovation Challenge at lunch! 2017 from Diversified UK on Vimeo. To see full details of the results, please visit: www.lunchshow.co.uk/innovation-challenge-awards-results/
Four lunch! exhibitors struck gold today – winning coveted Innovation Challenge Awards at the show. Fifteen finalists (chosen by popular visitor vote yesterday from 69 entries this year) took turns to impress the judges in the live pitching session this morning. The results (announced this afternoon) saw four companies receive gold awards, six awarded silvers, […]
Here’s some video highlights from a fantastic first day at lunch! 2017. We look forward to seeing you again tomorrow!
lunch! visitors were busy casting their votes today at the Innovation Challenge Awards Gallery. Their top-picks (fifteen in all) have now been shortlisted for tomorrow’s Innovation Challenge Live ‘pitching’ session, taking place at 11.15am in Keynote Theatre 1. Exhibitors hoping their products will come away with a coveted ‘Gold Award’ will need to impress this year’s judges first […]
We’re very excited to welcome you all to the show today, if you missed it, here’s a sneak peak behind the scenes of our video show highlights from build up day.. lunch! 2017 – Build up from Diversified UK on Vimeo.
lunch! is almost ready. Here’s a little look behind the scenes today. We can’t wait to welcome you to the show tomorrow. Doors open at 10am – see you there! pic.twitter.com/RZ5PCDa9Vm — lunch! 2017 @ ExCeL (@lunchexhibition) September 20, 2017
This year’s lunch! exhibitors are already onsite at ExCeL London busy preparing their stands and products for the food-to-go trade showcase of the year. Over 6,000 attendees will be joining them – including many of the UK’s biggest lunchtime operators, food retailers, and contract caterers, plus thousands of independent and multiple cafés, delis, coffee houses […]
Alan Tomlins, MD and co-founder of Small Batch Coffee Roasters, will be taking part in lunch!’s ‘Food-to-go multiples of the future’ panel on Friday 22 September. He’ll be appearing alongside Edward Parkes, co-founder of The Gentlemen Baristas, and Frank Boltman, director of Trade, discussing how independent operators can grow their brands. How has the food to […]
The following is just a taste of the new hot and herbal drink products on show at this year’s lunch! To read the full exhibitor show highlights, please visit: www.lunchshow.co.uk/lunch-2017-food-and-drink-exhibitor-show-highlights/ and http://www.lunchshow.co.uk/new-food-go-packaging-equipment-technology-lunch-2017/ To register for a free trade ticket, please click here.
Written by Dr. Adrian Massey, C’go Drinks: The opportunities to satisfy consumers with innovative food-to-go propositions are endless, particularly as our lifestyles, attitudes and market conditions continue to evolve. In my previous lunch! article, on 31 August, I uncovered ‘The secret behind why ‘new & different’ products are taking over ‘tried & true’. The article described why […]