CEDA Cements Strong Connection with HostMilano (Fri 12th May 2017)

CEDA has agreed a formal alliance with HostMilano, one of the foremost exhibitions for the international hospitality industry, with the next edition taking place 20-24 October 2017. As part of the agreement CEDA will act as the official platform in the UK promoting Host for the next three editions of the show.



“Host is renowned as a world shop window on the latest trends in innovation and design that are coming into foodservice, including equipment and interiors, and this is why we have agreed an exciting partnership with the organisers of the exhibition. It gives Host access to our membership of the leading professionals in the UK who deliver design, specification, installation and support for operators of all sizes in this country and increasingly overseas. Our members will benefit from CEDA’s growing links with Host including the last two years’ winners of the Grand Prix Awards receiving free planned trips to the show and from 2019 we will have our own stand there,” comments Mark Kendall, CEDA chairman.

The CEDA GP Award winning companies invited to attend Host are:


Small – CHR

Medium – C&C

Large – CNG

Outstanding Customer Service – ScoMac


Small – CNG

Medium – Gratte Bros

Large – Court

Outstanding Customer Service – Inox Equip

Project Management – C&C

HostMilano has been actively seeking alliances with relevant leading trade bodies in Europe and North America and CEDA is one of the latest in prestigious line-up to form links with the exhibition.

Talking about the synergies for CEDA and HostMilano, Mark adds, ”This exhibition is ideal for our members and the wider industry in the UK. We will absolutely be looking for inspiration, innovation and value, particularly around ideas and equipment that are going to change the way that we do business and positively impact in the industry.

“HostMilano will no doubt bring together the best of both suppliers and buyers, and offer an environment to learn, network and do business, and CEDA is proud to be formally associated with it.”