It will be the premier trade showcase and meet the buyer event in the Welsh industry’s calendar.
The BlasCymru/TasteWales is a signature event with a proven format that makes it time efficient for buyers to meet potential suppliers. The event format comprises of a range of elements to aid the matchmaking process:
- Meet the buyer – where buyers request pre-set introductory meetings with companies
- Buyers are invited from a range of channels including retail, foodservice and public procurement
- Time efficient format – with short introductory meetings with buyers which have been pre selected by the buyers
- Product showcase display – for buyers to preview
- NEW products previewed – with over 200 products launched
- Online directory of Welsh food and drink companies – for buyers to review to request meetings with potential suppliers
- Networking reception for buyers and Welsh food and drink companies
- Opportunity to take part in the BlasCymru/TasteWales Golf tournament with buyers on the Ryder Cup Course
The event venue is the new International Convention Centre Wales near Newport which is a purpose built facility adjacent to the Celtic Manor Resort with excellent road, rail and air transport links.
BRC or Salsa accreditation
Producers - How to Register
To register to take part in this flagship event, please liaise with the BlasCymru/TasteWales team who will confirm your attendance. They will support you through the registration process and the practical details of attending the event.
Please contact the team for more information or to register: firstname.lastname@example.org
We look forward to welcoming you to BlasCymru/TasteWales 2021
Feedback from trade delegates who attended the 2019 event
International Convention Centre Wales [ICCW]
Located just off the M4 [J24] near Newport in South East Wales with excellent links to the UK road network. 45 minutes from Cardiff Airport and Bristol Airport; 2 hours from London Heathrow Airport. Intercity rail services to Newport, 10 minutes from the train station to the ICCW.