CATEX 2023 launches with sustainability and innovation top of the bill

It just been declared that CATEX – Ireland’s most significant foodservice & hospitality occasion – is now verified for 21-23 February 2023 at the RDS Simmonscourt, returning to its normal biannual dates of early in the calendar year. Supported when once more by steadfast sponsors, Bunzl and Calor, the 2023 party is hoping to return to the effective heights of 2019 when the expo welcomed its major-at any time attendance of 12,500 marketplace pros who fulfilled with 250+ exhibitors about the a few-times.

A true celebration of competencies, provider, excellence and innovation in foodservice and hospitality, CATEX is a person of Europe’s longest-functioning trade functions which is amazingly effectively-supported by the field.

Owned and delivered by IFSA (Irish Foodservice Suppliers Alliance), sustainability and innovation will be top rated of the monthly bill at the 2023 event.  The 2021 Bord Bia ‘Outlook on the Irish Foodservice Industry Submit Pandemic Foodservice Report’ mentioned that as the pandemic took maintain, several foodservice and hospitality companies paused their efforts in sustainability. On the other hand, in its ‘Key Macro Trends to Observe in 2021 (and Outside of)’, the report notes a ‘Return to Sustainable Practices’ as a key macro pattern.

IFSA, in association with its occasion associates, have recognized sustainability, along with innovation, as the major themes for CATEX 2023.

Commenting on strategies for the 2023 celebration, the new Chair of IFSA, Alan Cruite, Basic Supervisor of Trinity Buying Ireland, component of the Avendra Group, an affiliate of Aramark, provides: “In 2021, we organised CATEX in file time – in just 12 weeks – and I’m very proud of my colleagues in IFSA for stepping up and offering a system and function for our market to arrive alongside one another all through an amazingly tough time. The supportive and large suggestions from the function cemented just how special CATEX is to our marketplace.

“Looking forward, we’re delighted to be coming into a brighter calendar year. Albeit there are nonetheless a lot of problems, on the other hand we’re established on designing CATEX 2023 to be certain it features anything for everyone in the sector. It is lengthy been recognised as the must-show up at celebration for foodservice and hospitality, and we’re assured that CATEX 2023 will produce incredible benefit to both of those exhibitors and people as we transfer ahead.”

CATEX associates with foodservice and hospitality bodies to produce an party that’s for sector, supported by field.  Associates involve Chef Network, Panel of Cooks, Speciality Espresso Association (Eire chapter), Bartenders Affiliation of Eire and the European Speciality Tea Affiliation.

In excess of the last 50 years CATEX has recognized by itself as a main power in the hospitality and foodservice industries. By reserving early, exhibitors can get gain of securing primary positioning and currently being included in the promotional campaign in the run up to the demonstrate.

Conserve the day in your diary. CATEX, an IFSA party, getting area from 21st– 23rd February 2023.

To locate out additional about CATEX, remember to contact Margaret Andreucetti at Eventhaus on (00353) 1 846 0020 or see

CATEX – Ireland’s definitive foodservice celebration, 21st – 23rd February 2023.