XPO Connect

September 18 - 20, 2022

Connect with trusted suppliers and explore innovative solutions.

XPO Connect’s 140+ exhibition booth spaces will showcase top-tier products and services for the hospitality, accommodation and tourism industry.

Explore the Farmers Market featuring artisanal producers and goods.

Connect and network with suppliers and understand what’s available in the market today.

Connect more.

XPO Connect is a key part of Hospitality Summit 22 and brings an excellent opportunity to connect your brand with a wider audience. The diverse range of events will bring together a targeted audience of owner operators, chefs and managers from both the hospitality and tourism sector.

Be seen more.

Expos are a cost-effective face to face marketing and networking opportunity and provide an opportunity for you to position your company as a leader in the industry. Gather quality leads that generate direct sales or re-engage with existing customers.

Standard Booth.

Suitable for:

Businesses looking to showcase their brand, with the opportunity to utilise the Moffat Demonstration Kitchen. Booths in high traffic areas will be very popular with exhibitors. Be in quick to secure the best locations and increase foot traffic to your booth. You can find a floor plan HERE.


  • 3m x 3m x 2.3m high walled booth

  • Black Velcro receptive partitions with carpet floor

  • Front fascia signage

  • Powered and non-powered options available

  • WIFI access

  • Opportunity to book neighbouring booths on a first come, first serve basis


  • Networking Lounge Access: Further connect with key decision makers.

  • Moffat Demonstration Kitchen: limited 30minute spots to demonstrate your products.

  • Access to discounted member pricing for Hospo Hui and Feast.

  • Early bird access to Seminar HQ events.

Farmers Market.

Suitable for:

Small artisan producers and suppliers looking to showcase their products in a market-style setting. Ideal for small batch producers who make products like chutneys, cheeses, spices or florals. The stalls will have their own dedicated farmer's market section in the centre of XPO Connect. You can find a floor plan HERE.


  • 2m x 2m space in an open market setting

  • 1 x trestle table with cloth

  • Carpet floor

  • WIFI access

  • Opportunity to book multiple spaces

  • No power available



  • Access to the Networking Lounge to further connect with key decision makers.

  • Access to discounted member pricing for Hospo Hui and Feast.

  • Early bird access to Seminar HQ events.


  • Standard booth for 3 days - $1280 + gst

  • Farmers Market space for 3 days- $600 + gst


As an exhibitor at XPO Connect, your business will be included in the marketing touch points of Hospitality Summit 22.

This will include:

  • Social media marketing from both NZChefs and Restaurant Association of NZ

  • Website and landing page promotion

  • Promotion in Plate, the official newsletter of the NZChefs Association

  • Promotion in Savour, the Restaurant Association magazine, August & December edition

  • EDM’s to members of NZChefs Association and Restaurant Association of NZ

  • Press releases

  • Early bird access to Seminar HQ events

Need somewhere to connect with customers?

A new to the addition this year is the Networking Lounge.

This is a dedicated space for exhibitors, competitors, presenters and attendees to connect with each other and relax. Access the lounge on the day with comfortable seating, light refreshments, business station and more.

Booths are expected to sell out quickly so make sure you get in early.

Book a booth today!


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