Wakefield Business Support Programme Offer of Trade Show Support

26 January 2015


The Wakefield Business Support Programme is offering Wakefield SMEs can demonstrate potential for growth in Wakefield the amazing opportunity to exhibit at the International Food & Drink Event 2015 (IFE 2015).

Would you like the opportunity to attend this fantastic show and showcase yourself to a national and international audience?

We are looking for 4 enthusiastic SMEs to exhibit on a stand representing Wakefield’s fantastic Food and Drink sector.

Are you:

•A Wakefield District based SME?

•Involved in Food and Drink production, packaging, distribution or wholesale business to business?

•A contract caterer or food importer/exporter?

•Looking to grow your business?

•Generate national and international buyer, supplier and distribution relationships?

If you have answered YES to any of the above, then this show could be for you*

*Subject to acceptance on suitability and expected outcomes of exhibiting

Are you ready to generate sales leads, grow brand awareness, access new markets and make new networks and supply chains?

The Wakefield Business Support Programme has secured a stand at the IFE 2015 and we are calling on Wakefield Districts SMEs to take this opportunity to grow their business through exhibiting.

Exhibitions are excellent opportunities to generate sales and increase the profile of a business.  Over 90% of business directors feel that face to face contact is the most effective media channel to generate sales!  You have the chance to meet representatives from major buyers, distributors, top restaurants, and both public and private sector organisations.

From Poundland to Harrods, Amazon to ASDA and everyone in-between do not miss your chance to generate new supply chains with world brand leaders.

What will this cost you?

The WBSP is funding the cost of the stand, registration, the joint marketing material and key stand items.

The cost to you will be the time for preparation, resource and staffing for the stand, travel and accommodation including any logistics of product transport.

Are you interested and would like to find out more?

Please contact Stephen Wood on or call 01924 306498

More details of IFE can be found HERE

Further details of the Wakefield Business Support Programme can be found HERE

The deadline for submissions is the 13th February 2015.