Gallagher Convention Centre, 06 - 08 May 2018

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HOSTEX has been raising the bar in hospitality


The only global trade event of its kind on the African continent


An aromatic platform for producers and distributors of hot beverages

Tea and Coffee Africa

Producers, brewers, distillers and brand owners engage with thousands of industry decision-makers

The Drinks Cabinet

Indoor and outdoor furniture, décor and lighting, and everything in between…

Contract Furnishing Africa

Partners of Food & Hospitality Africa 2018

Proudly Brought To You By:


Montgomery is a global events company with a difference. We have over 100 years experience under our belt, but we've kept our entrepreneurial spirit. We don't shy away from innovation, and we relish a challenge - wherever in the world it may take us. Our international expertise and resources mean we deliver first-class results, no matter the vision and location. Seeking new opportunities and delivering quality exhibitions and shows is what Montgomery does best.

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Fresh Montgomery

No-one knows the UK and Irish food and hospitality industries better than Fresh Montgomery. They have specialised in these sectors since 1999. We work hard to ensure we have innovative, market-leading events and the best database in the industry. They are dedicated to the industry long-term. Hotelympia is the UK's longest running B2B event. They are also the only organiser who runs events in London, Birmingham, Glasgow, Belfast and Dublin. When it comes to food and hospitality; nobody does it better or broader.

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Specialised Exhibitions Montgomery

Specialised Exhibitions Montgomery offers South Africa's largest portfolio of exhibitions servicing business to business sectors of the Southern African economy. Backed by over 42 years of experience, Specialised Exhibitions Montgomery is a member of the prestigious Montgomery Group and is recognised locally and internationally as an organiser of innovative, inspiring and highly effective exhibitions that meet the needs of the industries it serves.

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Media Partner:

SA Media & Digital Holdings

SA Media & Digital Holdings specialises in B2B communication products enabling suppliers to enhance their exposure to FMCG/DIY Retailers and Manufacturers. How... Contact Debbie :011 789 2112 / 0795128753 or

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Adapt IT

Adapt IT is a dynamic growing company providing specialised IT solutions and related services to the most successful companies in 24 countries worldwide in the Manufacturing and Mining, Education, Financial Services and Energy sectors. Adapt IT has over 550 employees operating out of business divisions in Durban, Pretoria, Johannesburg and Cape Town, with additional international offices in Europe and Australasia, and is led by a core team of executives. Each operating division has a specific area of focus with a long and successful track record and deep expertise in a specific industry vertical, service area or technology. These divisions share a common business proposition and set of values that places customers firmly at the centre.


Huletts is proud to be part of the South African family and we’ve been making every day sweeter for more than 120 years! We’ve shared some special moments, crazy family gatherings, sunny braais and brilliant birthday parties, and we’ve been there when you need a sweet bit of space with your cup of tea…

In fact, whether you’re craving sweet coffee without the kilojoules, creating the world’s coolest cupcakes with your kids or baking a work of art, Huletts has the perfect sweetening solutions for you.

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MICROS Systems, Inc. is a global market leader in the hospitality, speciality retail, cruise and travel industry sectors. More than 300,000 customers use our systems around the world to run efficient businesses and help them grow.

Founded in 1975, MICROS has a rich history of innovation and growth as the true industry leader. MICROS currently has sales and development locations in more than 140 countries and is listed on the NASDAQ.

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CGCSA - Consumer Goods Council of South Africa

The Consumer Goods Council of South Africa (CGCSA) is a member organisation that acts as the representative body of the entire consumer goods industry. Established in 2002, we have more than 12 000 member companies, large and small, across the consumer goods value chain – including the retail, wholesale and manufacturing sectors. The CGCSA facilitates engagement between stakeholders in the industry, and we represent the interests of the industry to the government and other relevant parties.

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FEDHASA - The Federated Hospitality Association of South Africa

Established in 1949, FEDHASA has been operating as a non-profit trade association and maintaining the interests of South Africa's hospitality industry role players.

As the lobbying body for the SA hospitality industry, FEDHASA has been at the forefront of issues and legislative matters that affect the hospitality sector.

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GHASA - Guest House Accomodation of South Africa

GHASA was established in 1992 when a group of establishment owners got together to promote the guest house industry.

In 2000, GHASA became a private company, known as Guest House Association of SA (Pty) Limited, also incorporating the Self-Catering Registry of SA.

Over the past 19 years, GHASA has become well known as experts in quality guest house accommodation, offering many benefits, assistance and valued advice to members, as well as booking opportunities for travellers.

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NAA - Natinal Accomodation Association of South Africa

Your one-stop accommodation finder

The National Accommodation Association is a network of mainly smaller accommodation providers around South Africa - from B&Bs in country towns offering comfortable personal service to luxurious boutique city lodges with those extra special touches - you're sure to find a suitable place, and at the same time feel confident that your stay at an NAA-SA member's establishment will meet your requirements.

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RASA - Restaurant Association of South Africa

RASA is a non-profit organisation that was formed in 2004 to act in the interest of the South African Restaurateur as the only official voice and lobbying body recognised by government to speak on the Restaurateurs behalf.

RASA has direct representation with Government and various other boards and promotes restaurants as a sector of hospitality.

RASA lobbies against government and has relationships with SAT, NDT, DOL TBCSA, GTA, CATHSSETA, BAC and some other friends of the association.

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SACA - South African Chefs Association

The South African Chefs Association (SA Chefs) is a non-profit industry organisation that has been representing chefs, cooks and caterers at all levels for over 40 years.

Its core purpose is to set and maintain the highest level of culinary excellence, food standards and professionalism throughout South Africa. We accomplish these goals through the transfer of skills and the upliftment of individuals, our members… 'The South African Chef'.

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SANHA - South African National Halaal Authority

The South African National Halaal Authority (SANHA) is an international, non-profit organisation, representing the Muslim Ummah on all matters pertaining to the general application of the term Halaal with specific reference to Islamic dietary laws. SANHA's membership comprises of leading Theological Bodies and leading Professional Organisations of global repute.

SANHA has been established as a representative authority, which promotes professionalism and excellence in the certification of Halaal food and other related products.

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SCASA - Speciality Coffee Association of Southern Africa

The Speciality Coffee Association of Southern Africa is an association of coffee industry players, from all sectors of the industry in Southern Africa. SCASA has a mission to promote both the consumption of quality coffees and the recognition of the employees of the industry within Southern Africa.

SCASA is an agent for the World Coffee Events and the World Barista Competition, therefore promoting the competitions related to these organisations. SCASA ensure that baristas within the country are trained to an ultimately professional level, providing them with the best skills to compete in competitions Regionally, Nationally, and Internationally.

SCASA provides a forum to share information and views, so as to assist the industry in growing the knowledge and awareness of Speciality Coffee in Southern Africa.

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STPP - Sustainable Tourism Partnership Programme

The Sustainable Tourism Partnership Programme (STPP) is an affiliate member of the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO). The STPP is a non-profit company established in 2012 to facilitate the mass scale implementation of Sustainable Tourism Practices in Smaller Accommodation Establishments (SAEs), Smaller Tourism and Hospitality Businesses and Communities across South Africa. Since its inception, the STPP is viewed as a thought leader in Sustainable Tourism Implementation.

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Official Media Partners:


Augment is a specialist marketing and digital agency servicing the food and hospitality sectors in South Africa. Custodians of the Chef! Magazine and Hospitality Marketplace platforms, we are uniquely positioned to target these sectors like no other agency can. Our collective marketing and digital solutions will literally take your brand everywhere.

Coffee Magazine

Coffee Magazine is South Africa's dedicate coffee culture magazine, website and media platform. 10 000 magazines are distributed across 200 cafe's, roasteries and coffee shops in SA every quarter and unique content is uploaded to every day!

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HM - Hospitality Marketplace

An online magazine showcasing industry’s products, places and people.

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Supermarket & Retailer

For the past 60 years, Supermarket & Retailer has been feeding grocery and related retail/wholesale formats with business building information, ideas, news and inspiration that is difficult to obtain from any other source. Considered by many to be the 'bible of the trade' it now has over 70 000 retail trade readers.

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Official Airline Partner:

SAA - South African Airways

SAA is committed to provide delegates attending the Food & Hospitality Africa 2018 a discount offering ranging from 5 – 18% per point of sale, off its lowest published airfares on the services of SAA subject to the relevant class availability for international and regional market related airfares. This excludes all SAA code share flights as well as the domestic routes serviced by either SA Express or South African Airlink or Mango. These air fares will only be applicable for travel 14 days prior and/or after the official event dates. South African Airways looks forward to welcoming all Food & Hospitality Africa 2018 delegates on board our flights and to offer our warm South African hospitality!

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Gallagher Convention Centre

  • 19 Richard Drive,
  • Midrand, Johannesburg

Show Times

  • Sunday - Monday: 9h30 - 17h00
  • Tuesday: 9h30 - 16h30