Press Releases

Award-winning lunch! show returns to London on Tuesday 23 September

Sep 19, 2014 12:37 BST lunch! With the final preparations now well underway, next week’s two day lunch! trade show – kicking off at 10am on Tuesday 23 September at the Business Design Centre, London – looks set for another record turnout. Aside from the wealth of new launches being unveiled at lunch! 2014, this year’s visitors will also be the first to see the results of the show’s annual Innovation Challenge Awards.

Sold out lunch! show prepares for its biggest ever edition

Sep 11, 2014 10:24 BST lunch! lunch! – the UK’s premier trade event for the food-to-go market – has now sold out of all its available exhibition space at the three-floor Business Design Centre in London. As thousands of buyers from across the UK’s retailing, hospitality, and catering sectors prepare to visit on 23-24 September, organiser Diversified Communications UK has confirmed that lunch! 2014 is its biggest edition yet.

Sep 02, 2014 12:29 BST lunch! Tuesday 23rd September marks the return of the multi-award-winning lunch! trade show to the Business Design Centre in Islington, London. With its focus on new innovations from across the food-to-go sector, this popular two-day event has garnered a loyal following among thousands of buyers from across the UK’s retailing, hospitality, snacking, convenience, and catering sectors.

New food-to-go launches at lunch! 2014 – Exhibitor Show Highlights

Aug 28, 2014 09:49 BST lunch! An essential visit for thousands of buyers and press representatives from across the UK’s retailing, hospitality, snacking, convenience, and catering sectors, the multi-award winning lunch! trade show returns to the Business Design Centre in London on 23-24 September. The following is just a taste of what’s new from ‘food’ exhibitors this year.

lunch! confirms full Working lunch! Theatre line-up for 2014

Aug 21, 2014 16:56 BST lunch! This year’s lunch! trade show, which returns to the Business Design Centre in London on 23-24 September, will feature a host of big industry names from across the food to go retailing and contract catering industry. The latest speakers to join the 2014 line-up are Corrado Accardi, founder of Pizza Rossa, Darren Westlake, CEO of CrowdCube, and Cyril Lavenant from The NPD Group.

Leon, Starbucks & EAT. to host Keynotes at lunch! 2014

Jul 25, 2014 11:14 BST lunch! Henry Dimbleby, co-founder of Leon and a founding director of the Sustainable Restaurant Association, Steve Flanagan, UK marketing and category director at Starbucks, and Sarah Doyle, brand director at EAT. are just three of the big name Keynote speakers already confirmed to appear at this year’s lunch! trade show, which returns to the Business Design Centre in London on 23-24 September.

lunch! previews new products for 2014

Jul 15, 2014 14:14 BST lunch! With exhibition space filling up fast for the biggest ever edition of lunch! – the UK’s premier trade event for the food-to-go sector, organiser Diversified Communications UK has released its first preview of some of the new products set to make their debut this year.

Casual Dining wins Best Trade Show Award

Jul 08, 2014 15:14 BST Casual Dining Casual Dining’s organiser Diversified Communications UK is celebrating a big win at the exhibition industry’s annual AEO Excellence Awards, just four months after the show first made its debut at the Business Design Centre in London.

Jul 02, 2014 13:37 BST TPoll Here’s the thing; consumers are not rational. They are complex individuals who switch between letting their economic sense and their heart decide what to spend their hard earned cash on. In a report from May 2013, the Dutch investment bank Rabobank gave this kind of consumer a new name: the hybrid consumer; a consumer that is putting the retailers at risk of ending up in the squeezed middle.

Casual Dining show shortlisted for two industry awards

Jun 18, 2014 12:25 BST Casual Dining Following its highly successful launch in London earlier this year, Casual Dining has been shortlisted for ‘Best Trade Launch Show’ and ‘Best Tradeshow Exhibition under 2,000sq.m’ by the Association of Event Organisers in its annual Excellence Awards.