Food processing equipment is a major presence among all the many industry sectors at PPMA Show, 24-26 September 2024 at the NEC, Birmingham.

Visitors can explore the latest machinery for processing meat, vegetables, fish, dairy and other raw materials including ready meals and new plant-based option. 

For businesses involved in any aspect of food processing, this is a once-a-year chance to get up-to-date with the latest developments in the sector.

 Don't miss the food processing exhibition at this year's show!


Discover Food Processing Equipment At The Exhibition

PPMA Show presents an unmissable opportunity to catch up on the developments in many types of machinery, including skinning machines, peeling equipment and tools for chopping, slicing and mincing as well as mixing, cooking and pasteurisation.

With so many food products on the market, you'll find innovating equipment designed for hygienic operation and energy efficiency together with minimisation of waste, labour resources and cleaning requirements.  

Food processing equipment supplied by PPMA members covers specific sectors:

  • Bakery equipment ranges from bread slicers to moulders, provers and devices for pastry making and forming
  • Dairy equipment focuses on ultra clean processes, extended shelf-life and sterilisation
  • Meat processing, the emphasis is on cutting, forming and tenderising techniques
  • Snacks and confectionery, coating machines are an important tool for creating unique products   

You can even use the PPMA Show Meeting Hub to get in touch with providers of food processing equipment and production.



The PPMA Show is an invaluable event for technical staff and management from all sectors of the food processing industry.

Owners and managers responsible for developing their business can gain the latest insight into new food processing machinery and process solutions. While senior team members have ample opportunity to build relationships with peers through excellent networking opportunities. Attendees benefit from this platform of collaboration, keeping themselves up-to-date with the newest developments in food processing technology and find solutions that give them a competitive advantage.

  • Technical staff and management from all sectors within food processing who wish to stay up-to-date with new developments.  
  • Owners and managers responsible for developing food processing businesses. 
  • Senior team members who benefit from excellent networking opportunities.



Use the PPMA meeting hub to get in touch with the supplier ready for your visit to the trade show. During your visit you'll be inspired to:

  • Understand the value of investing in new equipment for improved business performance
  • Explore options for growth in capacity and greater efficiency
  • Open up new ideas and new approaches



Discovering the latest developments in food processing has never been easier. This food processing equipment trade show, held each year, is a great way to stay up to date on the most cutting-edge advances to help you stay ahead of the game.

With representatives from some of the biggest names in the industry, this exhibition provides insight into state-of-the-art machinery and pioneering technologies specific to food processing across a variety of sectors.

Access to experts in the field and unbiased evaluations of equipment, this exhibition offers both an invaluable education and potential opportunities for those interested in all facets of the modern food processing world.

Here's what you can expect to learn:

  • Depositors
  • Dividers
  • Extruders
  • Continuous and batch cookers
  • Mixers
  • Cutting and pressing
  • Refrigeration
  • Clean in Pace (CIP) equipment
  • Control systems for compliance, traceability and quality
  • Bulk handling

and more...


Why Food Processing Machinery is Important?

Food processing machinery is a critical aspect of food production in modern society. It allows food producers to process food more quickly, efficiently, and safely than ever before. Not only does food processing machinery facilitate large-scale production, but it also increases the sustainability of these food products. 

By utilising machinery to prepare food instead of manual labour, food producers save energy and resources such as water, thereby reducing their environmental footprint. Food processing machinery also ensures greater accuracy and consistency of food products which leads to higher food safety standards and improved product quality. 

Additionally, the automation offered by food processing machines reduces labour costs, allowing food companies to access a larger market and achieve greater profitability. In short, food processing machinery is essential for modern food production and provides numerous benefits that support sustainability, food safety, product quality, and cost efficiency.


PPMA SHOW 2024 will highlight what’s new in food processing. The dates for your diary are 24-26 September 2024 at the NEC, Birmingham. We look forward to seeing you there.