Food and Drink Wales - News Update - August 2023

August 2023


BlasCymru/TasteWales 2023

Blas Cymru/TasteWales

Website live as ticket sales launched

The countdown is on with less than 60 days to go until the return of Wales’ largest international food and drink trade event BlasCymru/TasteWales.

The BlasCymru/TasteWales website is now live ( and early bird tickets are available until 31 August – get your tickets now! 

Taking place at the International Convention Centre (ICC Wales), Newport on 25-26 October, the two-day event will welcome food buyers and industry professionals under one roof to meet with leading Welsh food and drink businesses.

The theme for this year’s event is ‘Powerful together: From challenge to success. The role of resilience, innovation and optimism.’

Featuring a showcase of the best products Wales has to offer the event will:

  • Showcase producers and their products to national and international audiences
  • Broker producer and buyer relationships through partnering meetings
  • Featuring themed zones showcasing innovation, technology and sustainability, along with a compelling seminar programme with leading industry experts.

Why should producers/stakeholders attend?

Coco Pzazz

Mid Wales chocolate company Coco Pzazz tastes sweet success from attending previous BlasCymru/TasteWales events.

Owner Lori Whinn said, “It is an incredibly well organised event, and our show experience has been very positive. I would definitely recommend other businesses to attend. It has always been a great investment of our time. If there is one event to go to in one year, it is BlasCymru/TasteWales.”            

Read Coco Pzazz success blog, among others here.

To find out more, and secure your ticket to attend, visit


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