Showcasing the Best of Welsh Business


20th & 21st March – Newport
BlasCymru/TasteWales 2019



Organised by Food & Drink Wales, BlasCymru/TasteWales is Wales’s largest international food and drink trade event, bringing together producers, buyers and food industry professionals for this signature international food and drink trade event and conference, held once again at the world-class Celtic Manor Resort.

The two-day event will offer an unrivalled opportunity to network with international industry stakeholders, take part in an inspiring conference programme featuring leading sector thinkers exploring the theme of accelerating sustainable growth – faster, smarter, cleaner.

Explore an Innovation and Skills Zone showing the latest tech and clever solutions available; a showcase of the best products Wales has to offer and one to one sessions for national and international buyers to engage with Welsh producers and discover the passion behind their products.

The event will include a number of thought leaders discussing the challenges and opportunities that exist for food and drink industry over the coming decade. Speakers include Welsh Government Minister for Environment, Energy, and Rural Affairs Lesley Griffiths AM; Claus Meyer, co-founder of the ‘world’s best restaurant’ title and innocent smoothies brand builder Tansy Drake. Among the other leading presenters will be Kantar Worldpanel’s Chris Hayward to explain the changing demands of consumers; Kateline Porrit from food trend spotters thefoodpeople and social media guru David Levin.

For further information about BlasCymru/TasteWales, including the conference agenda, please visit

To register your interest please email [email protected]

WHEN:20th & 21st March 2019
Newport -Celtic Manor Resort

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