Exhibiting at Hostex 2026

The show that’s designed to innovate, elevate and demonstrate!

Adds value to Africa’s hospitality market | Gives your brands the advantage | Offers great new visitor experiences | Meets industry expectations | Strengthens your marketing strategy | Engagement with industry leaders | Networking opportunities | Established track record since 1986 | Brings industry together under one roof.

Why exhibit at Hostex 2026


Engage directly with thousands of industry leaders and decision-makers.

Break through

Forge new partnerships with large and small industry operators


Present your products and services to a targeted and engaged audience


Discuss collaborations and opportunities for synergy with new prospects

Added attractions

Hostex 2024’s exciting visitor experiences include:

SA Chefs’ The Skillery

Witness culinary magic and connect in the SA Chefs kitchen

Barista Challenge

Top baristas compete under SCASA’s watchful eye

Industry Hub

Engage in interactive talks, knowledge-sharing, and presentations

The Wine Bar

A new wine zone featuring top wine producers and products

Premier Visitor Lounge

An exclusive space for VIP networking serviced by SA’s top Chefs

The Legacy Continues: Hostex 2026 – unlocking new opportunities for growth

Decision-makers will be at Hostex 2026 to unlock the opportunity to:

Connect and network with industry leaders

Source solutions, products and services in six dedicated districts – Equipment Africa, Food & Drink Africa, Tea & Coffee Africa, Contract Furnishings Africa, Technology Africa, and Sustainability Africa

Watch culinary trendsetters in The Skillery by SA Chefs

Listen to Hostex ambassadors, trendsetters and opinion leaders on trends moving the industry forward in the Industry Hub seminar theatre

Witness new products being launched in the New Product Showcase

See top baristas competing in SCASA’s Coffee Championship

We invite you to showcase your brand, products, and services on a platform that opens doors to unprecedented opportunities. Secure your preferred space today.

5 reasons why live expos work for you

Increase your brand awareness and industry connections

Connect with quality buyers and decision-makers

Build new and existing relationships

Launch new products and boost your brand

Strengthen business growth

Services for Success:

You can be sure that a trip to Hostex pays off for exhibitors as well as visitors. We offer an extensive list of services to assist exhibitors making sure they have the best show:

Various Sponsorship Opportunities Available

Let us tailor make a sponsorship opportunity for you.