CBBC Food & Drink Sector: Virtual Meet-the-Buyer Programme
As the Chinese consumer market is slowly recovering
from the impact of the COVID-19 lockdown, demands from food and drink importers for new products are also picking up
, especially in the health food, children’s snacks, frozen and instant food segments, but also novelty fun products with wellness properties. In order to help UK food and drink businesses expand their exports to China during this challenging period, CBBC is organising a virtual meet-the-China-buyers programme in July 2020.
Through participating in this virtual trade mission, brands can identify and create relationships with potential Chinese buyers before coming to China for SIAL in September and/or FHC in November. Please find details of the programme below.
Registration deadline: 21st August 2020
How to secure your place:
|Tuesday, 15th September 2020
CBBC will recruit Chinese buyers that best match the categories of the participating UK food and drink brands. In one morning, participating brands will be guaranteed to have five 30-minute meetings with the buyers. The meetings will be conducted on Meeting Mojo. CBBC will aim to recruit buyers that are fluent in English. CBBC staff can support with communication if and where needed. CBBC will also assist in follow-ups with the buyers afterwards.
- Time: 8.00am -12.00pm UK GMT
- No. of participating brands: 15
- Guaranteed meetings for each brand: 5
- Duration of each meeting: 30 min
- Categories: snacks, dairy, spirits, non-alcoholic drinks
- Platform: Meeting Mojo
The business programme package is priced at:
Companies wishing to participate
- £350 plus VAT for CBBC members/ £550 plus VAT for non-member companies
should complete the attached form here
and send this to CBBC’s Food and Drink sector lead in the UK, Antoaneta Becker
. We will send you a secure online payment link upon receiving the completed form.
For further information on CBBC’s food and drink sector services and resources for UK exporters to China please visit our sector page here
For further information on this event and the event flyer please click here
*Please note that participating brands will go through an internal process of selection by CBBC to make sure there is demand from Chinese buyers. CBBC retains the right to decline interest if products are not in demand at present.