Explore Real Business Opportunities with our Hosted Buyer Program

Africa Food Manufacturing in collaboration with the Egyptian Export Council for Printing & Packaging, is organizing a hosted buyers program as part of its 9th Edition taking place Cairo, Egypt in 2021. The program is designed to connect food & beverage suppliers with top buyers from Africa and the Middle East seeking to collaborate and expand their business by signing agreements on the spot which guarantees a match making opportunity that is both cost effective and time efficient for you and your organization.

Why be part of our hosted buyers program?

  • Create awareness towards your company’s product and promoting your services.
  • Strengthen brand positioning.
  • Review he right companies and products that fit your business needs.
  • Engage with an International audience.

Who Qualifies for the Program?

  • Purchasing Managers/directors.
  • Owners.
  • Managing Directors.
  • Senior-level Purchasers Specialists.
  • Distributors and Traders.

*Who have not visited Africa Food Manufacturing since 2017 and is not participating as an exhibitor in 2021.

* Buyers should have a direct authority to place orders, source new products, or have a significant influence on purchasing decisions.

Participation Benefits

  • Return economy flights.
  • 2 B&B nights at one of our partner hotels.
  • 2-way airport transfer.
  • Meet-and-greet service at the airport.
  • Complimentary all-day refreshments in the VIP lounge.
  • Invite-only access to networking events.
  • Business matching services.
  • Free access to the conference. 
  • Complimentary parking (for local buyers).

How to Apply


Register your interest to attend as a Hosted Buyer by completing the form through the Register Now button in order to start your application process. Accordingly, one of our team will contact you very soon.


Successful applicants will be informed by email notification within two weeks. You will receive a confirmation.

Onsite match-making:

Meetings will be arranged accordingly based on your needs and budget.


Terms & Conditions

  • Applicants must be able to demonstrate that they are a senior decision maker, and / or budget holder who are responsible for the purchasing for their organisations. You are manufacturers, importers, distributors, wholesalers and retailers working in the following sectors: Food & Beverage Ingredients, Processions, Packaging and Logistics.
  • Applicants wishing to promote their products and sell to exhibitors or attendees will NOT be accepted into this programme
  • To qualify, the Buyers & Distributors must attend the event for at least 2 days (and complete a minimum of 6 verified meetings with show name exhibitors/sponsors per day. The project team will conduct a Commercial Check of your buying profiles and only selected buyers and distributors will be granted access to the Business Matchmaking Programme.
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