• The Business Exhibition for the Hospitality Industry

    As the industry grows, the sharing of knowledge and product information becomes more crucial to conducting business and meeting customer expectations.

    Exhibiting at Hospitality Expo 2018 is your gateway to connecting with high-level decision-makers who are actively upgrading existing facilities, investing in new locations, enhancing their product offering and looking for the very best partners and suppliers to help them achieve their business objectives for 2018 and beyond.

    Taking place during the first week of February (for the past ten years) in Ireland’s most successful venue – The Main Hall of the RDS – Hospitality Expo attracts a higher proportion of decision makers than any other Trade Show for the Irish Hospitality Sector.


    Hospitality Expo 2018
    6 – 7 February, Main Hall, RDS

    Visitor Profile

    Up to 83% had purchasing authority while as high as 78% placed an order as a result of their visit to recent events. As high as 30% said they would be spending between €10,000 and €1,000,000 as a result of their visit.

    21% Pubs
    18% Caterers
    26% Hotels
    30% Restaurants
    9% Sports Clubs
    11% Nightclubs
    8% Quick Service
    (% exceed 100% due to multiple operations)

    Hospitality Expo 2014 and 2016 produced exceptional business results for up to 200 exhibitors. There can be no doubt that the 2018 event will provide suppliers with an even greater potential to increase sales in a buoyant market driven by increases demand in both domestic and tourist markets.

    This is a business focused event with a high proportion of proprietors, directors, buyers, chef and manager among its c. 3,000 trade visitors.

    Suppliers of Design & Fit Out, Catering Equipment, Food & Beverage, Technology, Facilities Management, Furniture & Décor, POS and HR specialist will find this comprehensive, professionally organised trade event to be a highly effective means of generating business.

    Number of exhibitors – 200 • Number of Visitors – 3,000

    Features of Hospitality Expo