What is CATEX?
CATEX is Ireland's largest hospitality event, bringing more than 200 exhibitors and 11,000 visitors together for a three-day celebration of Irish foodservice. CATEX 2017 will return to the RDS, Simmonscourt NEXT WEEK, providing buyers from the grocery, wholesale, speciality retail, manufacturing and foodservice sectors with a unique opportunity to source new products and learn about the trends set to shape the Irish food and drink industry over the coming years. It is the essential platform to promote your products as well as being a one stop shop for attendees as there are over 200 suppliers and thousands of new, innovative products. As well as hosting a number of stands showcasing different products and services there is also numerous chef competitions for various levels of chefs which are great to enter as well as to watch! Entry is free, but before you go, don't forget to register here!
- The 2017 Irish Barista & Cup Tasters Competition
- The 2017 Irish Cocktail Championship
- The Chef Ireland Culinary Competitions 2017
- Euro-Toques Ireland Chef Masterclasses
What are we going to be displaying?
Hugh Jordan will be displaying a wide variety of products on our biggest stand to date! You can find us at stand H11 displaying everything from crockery and glassware to a wide range of equipment and all in between. We will be showcasing products from a wide range of suppliers such as Steelite, Churchill, Villeroy & Boch and many, many more! Our theme this year of 'What's On The Menu' conveys our innovative style - from front of house to back of house! Check out the floorplan here in order to find stand H11 on the day with ease!
When is it on?
This year the event will be held on the 21st-23rd of February in the RDS Simmonscourt, Dublin. The exhibition centre will be open from 10am to 6pm on Tuesday and Wednesday and 10am-5pm on Thursday.
How to get there?
Not sure how to get to the RDS? Find all of the information you need here!