The global nutraceutical event

Visitor Attractions

Vitafoods Europe provides a platform where the entire industry gathers to meet, talk, learn and do business.

Visitor attractions at the event are developed to help you enrich your understanding and discover the most important market trends, discuss regulatory complexities, packaging and labelling challenges as well as learn more about ingredients innovations that are driving the future of the industry.

See what 2018 has to offer...

Life Stages Theatre

This theatre is designed around specific nutritional needs that are vital and unique at different stages of a person’s life.

Vitafoods Centre Stage

The content programme on this stage focuses on topic driven industry issues, latest changes and highlights emerging trends across the four key areas.

Exhibitor Presentation Theatre

Gain insight into a selection of exhibitors' products and services from across the four industry areas, and then see them in action on the exhibition floor.

New Ingredients Zone

Innovative nutraceutical ingredients and raw materials are showcased, allowing you to evaluate the best product ranges to hit the market in the future.

New Products Zone

This feature displays the latest functional food and functional beverages, giving you the chance to consider which products best suit your needs.

Tasting Centre

Taste a selection of functional food and beverages across a wide range of health categories and  vote for your favourite in the Tasting Centre Awards.

Tasting Centre Spotlights

Hear in-depth explanations about specific products and their benefits through a selection of interactive presentations taking place at the Tasting Centre.


Exhibitors will present their latest research findings and  product launches from the last 12 months, through daily bite-sized presentations over the three days. 

Innovation Tours

Guides will lead themed tours around selected exhibitors offering insight into innovative ingredients through on-stand presentations and tastings.

Themed tours to be announced in December

Probiotics Resource Centre

Discover the latest breakthroughs in probiotic technology, new product development, consumer analysis and market trends through the exhibitors, a presentation theatre and infographics.

Omega-3 Resource Centre

In this area of the exhibition, you will learn more about Omega-3 fatty acids via a wide range of content including presentations, infographics, interactive visual displays and product showcases. 

Sports Nutrition Zone

An interactive demonstration area dedicated to the  sports nutrition industry.  This zone will offer a sampling bar, regulatory advice, product showcases, infographics and digital presentations.

Discovery Trails

A selection of self-guided trails to help you source suppliers, expand your network and discover new companies by specific interest area.  Pick one up at the entrance of the event.

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International Pavilions

Showcasing the latest in ingredients, raw materials, nutraceutical products, and functional food and beverages from around the world.

Vitafoods 5k Run

Take part in this invigorating 5k run around the grounds at Palexpo. Available to visitors, exhibitors, speakers and delegates! 

Packaging Innovation Centre

This Centre will showcase the latest developments within packaging displaying the evolution of product delivery systems for dietary supplements, sustainability, convenience and clear label.

>    Discover the key elements to packagaing success

Springboard Pavilion

This area presents new ingredients, products and technologies from new entrepreneurial businesses and start-ups exhibiting at Vitafoods Europe, allowing you to take advantage of the latest industry trends.

Market and Trend Overview

This area displays the latest industry innovations and emerging health trends set to impact industry and product development. This area features infographics and digital data on core topics. 

>    Gain market insight

NCN Investor Meeting

The NCN Investor Meeting is a unique platform allowing businesses within nutrition ingredients, science and technology to apply for the opportunity to present their business plans to strategic and private equity investors.


NutraIngredients Awards

Organised by, in association with Vitafoods Europe, the NutraIngredients Awards rewards true innovation and cutting edge research in healthfoods, supplements and nutrition.

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