• 10,000+
    TRADE BUYERS & VISITORS

    from the Philippines
    and around the world

  • 500+
    EXHIBITORS

    across the Philippines

  • 12
    PRODUCT SECTORS

    to be showcased


JOIN OUR NETWORK

IFEX Philippines welcomes the country's top food brands and manufacturers, along with local and international buyers, experts and enthusiasts to this 3-day celebration of Philippine food. Browse our audience profiles and make the most out of the various networking opportunities during the event.


SHOW COMPONENTS

MEET AND CONNECT WITH LEADING INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS COMPANIES AND INDUSTRY EXPERTS

Exhibition
Showcase of thousands of Philippine and Asian food products and services all set to capture the global market, complemented by digital storefronts via IFEXConnect.com
Business Matching
Connects IFEX exhibitors and trade buyers to discuss business opportunities during in-person or virtual meetings.
Talks and Seminars
Learn from food experts and resource speakers who will discuss global food trends, food exporting business, new market opportunities, and food licensing and certifications.
Special Events
Expand your network and enhance your skills on how to drive growth into your business by networking with industry experts and other attendees.
  • OPENING CEREMONY AND VIP TOUR

    A special event to officially commence IFEX Philippines 2023. Followed by a VIP tour of exhibits.

  • KATHA AWARDS FOR FOOD

    Gives special recognition to the TOP new products showcasing new flavor profiles, innovative ideas, unique food fusions, and creative packaging.

SHOW FEATURES

FLAVOR FINDS


A collection of new food discoveries and innovations in the Philippine food scene. Flavor Finds showcases products from Regional Flex and NXTFOOD PH, the banner for products developed through CITEM’s food innovation program; in-demand local products, and new products from select exhibitors.

New Product Showcase
A platform that highlights new discovery treats and innovative products produced by small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and select IFEX exhibitors. These unique and creative food products are set to cater to the global market scene.
Regional Flex
Features diverse export food products that are distinctly known and authentic from the regions of the Philippines. This exhibition offers a glimpse of the cultural experience and food tourism the Philippines has to offer.
NXTFOOD PH
CITEM’s comprehensive product development and marketing program that aims to bring innovative Philippine food products to the global market. NXTFOOD PH features new food products from select exhibitors as well as emerging Philippine food products and ingredients with tremendous export potential.
On the Rise
The perfect spot for visitors looking for new and exciting products that are functional, authentic, and sustainable, with interesting and unique twists. On the Rise puts the spotlight on food products that are healthy for the body and the environment, rich in culture, and offer a distinct fusion of flavors.
Katha Award Gallery
The Katha Award Gallery for Food 2023 is a special place that recognizes the most innovative and creative Filipino and Asian products in eight food categories including Beverages, Fine Food and Specialties; Marine Products; Meat and Poultry Products; Snack Foods and Crisp Savoury Products; Baked Goods; Processed Fruits and Vegetables; and Natural, Healthy, and Organic Products.
Mintel Product Showcase
As experts in understanding what consumers want and why, world leading market intelligence firm Mintel is showcasing the latest inspiring insights on the food and drink industry in both Southeast Asia and around the world.

OPEN HOUSE


Get to know the latest programs and activities within and around the food industry and discover products from our IFEX Philippines partners. Learn about government efforts that champion Filipino food exporters, manufacturers, and MSMES.

Programs from our show partners:

  • COCONUTPHILIPPINES
  • Department of Agriculture (DA) Pavilion
  • Halal-Certified Products
  • One Town, One Product (OTOP) Philippines
  • RAPID Growth Project
  • TASK Program ​(Technology Advice and Solutions from Korea)
  • Philippine Plant-based Food Innovators

IFEX KITCHEN


The activity area features a series of engaging food-tasting activities, dynamic cooking demonstrations, and product presentations from brands and culinary experts in the Philippines.

Watch live cooking demonstrations featuring:

  • Fisherfarms, Inc.
  • Philippine Cacao Industry Association Inc.
  • DTI - EMB & CFIDP
  • Pautricia Food Processing Corp.
  • Mega Prime Foods Inc.
  • Jeverps Manufacturing Corp.
  • Philippine Plant-based Food Innovators
  • Ola Food Products and City Government of Zamboanga
  • Elufa Multi-Link Inc.
  • Cook Magazine

MARKETPLACE


Our marketplace offers the world’s best and in-demand flavors and products catered for the general public. Immerse in our journey of global cuisine and diverse regions of the Philippines.

PRODUCT CATEGORIES

  • Beverages
  • Fine Food and Specialties
  • Fruits and Vegetables
  • Biscuits and Confectioneries
  • Snacks and Crispy Savory Food Products
  • Meat and Poultry
  • Dairy Products
  • Grain Products
  • Seafood and Marine Products
  • Organic and Natural
  • Raw Materials and Food Ingredients
  • Equipment and Services

EXHIBITOR PROFILE

  • Manufacturers
  • Exporters
  • Importers
  • Business Support Organizations (BSOs)
  • Institutional Suppliers
  • Consolidators
  • Non-Government Organizations (NGOs)
  • Farmer Cooperatives
  • Allied Industries
  • Government Partner Agencies

VISITOR PROFILE

  • Overseas and Local Trade Buyers
  • Importers
  • Wholesalers
  • Distributors
  • Trading Firms
  • Merchandising Agents
  • Buying Offices
  • Retailers
  • Supermarkets
  • Catering and Food service
  • Hotels, Café and Restaurants (HoReCa)
  • Chefs/Culinary Experts

SERVICES for TRADE BUYERS

  • Very Important Buyer (VIB) Program
  • Business Matching Activities

SHOW RULES

HOUSE RULES


Claiming of ID
Kindly present your QR code and/or proof of payment at the registration counter to claim your ID badge.
No Refund Policy
Unused pre-registered slots cannot be refunded.
No ID, No Entry
IDs should always be worn at all times while inside the exhibition hall and are non-transferrable to other visitors.
Wear Proper Attire
Wearing business attire or smart casual is encouraged among guests. Wearing sleeveless, short pants, and house slippers are not allowed in the event.
Need Proof for Discount
Discount only applies for walk-in payment upon presentation of valid student or senior citizen ID.

HEALTH PROTOCOLS


Kids and Minors
The Marketplace is open for all ages. The Trade Hall is open only for children aged 12 years old and above including infants and toddlers in carriages or strollers.
No Face Mask, No Entry
Face masks must always be worn except when eating and drinking.
Observe Social Distancing
Maintain proper social distancing when networking with other event participants.

SUPPORTED BY

GOVERNMENT PARTNERS

PROGRAM PARTNERS

OFFICIAL CARRIER / PARTNER

EVENT PARTNERS

INDUSTRY PARTNERS

BUSINESS SOLUTIONS PARTNERS

MEDIA PARTNERS

EXPLORE PARTNERSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

At IFEX Philippines, we value building strong partnerships that last. Connect with our team today and find out how we can collaborate to create the right partnership package for you and your company.

PARTNER WITH US

A creative community that celebrates the best of Philippine food flavors and ingredients.

Enjoying Malabon and Pampanga’s food without traveling

Instead of going out-of-town to enjoy Pampanga’s pindang damulag or Malabon’s puto pao, two individuals have made it possible to enjoy their city’s specialties at the comfort of your own home.

Enjoying mangoes when its season is done

It’s a dessert in itself, with its bold sweetness, subtle tart, and fruity notes.

Identifying Filipino cuisine through its regions

Taking a tour from north to south, one will discover that adobo varies not only in taste but also in the ingredients used and the cooking methods applied.