UP TO 4,200 ATTENDEES AT FOOD WEST AFRICA 2017 EVENT HELD AT LAND MARK CENTER,VICTORIA ISLAND LAGOS NIGERIA.
Food West Africa is one of the largest platforms for both international and regional food and beverage companies to meet, network and establish business ties in Africa’s largest economy which is Nigeria. The event held on the 17th through 19th of may 2017
Food West Africa: A Prodigious food and beverage industries foundation all over west Africa, Food West Africa conference was a two-day multisector meeting which discussed current issues in the food supply chain management. It presented latest modern channels of food distribution in the region, advances in food handling and logistics, updates on safety management, and regulations on importation and exportation. The event aimed at providing a learning and networking avenue for the industry’s major stakeholders including food importers, exporters, distributors, agents, wholesalers, retailers from both new and traditional markets – to determine challenges and help improve current systems and procedures in doing business.
The Food West Africa event, which promised to deliver an investment boost to the regional retail market, was launched by GMO Chukwumah, Director, Food and Drug Services, Federal Ministry of Health in the presence of major dealers, distributors, wholesalers, restaurateurs and franchise owners from around the globe. The 2017 edition of the show saw a record number of attendees and exhibitors, further cementing the event as the leading exhibition where the West African Food & Beverage industry comes to do business.
The 2017 edition of the event recorded huge sum of attendees and exhibitors, further cementing the event as the leading exhibition where the West African Food & Beverage industry comes to do business as up twenty countries also featured to represent.
The conference was a free entry for guests and attendees, which also attracted appearances of government officials, key decision makers and market leaders who are looking to gain insights from both local and international experts. Supported by Association of food vendors in Nigeria, National Agency of food and drug commission. And also various event partners plus other foreign industries and a whole bunch of media partners.