To Exhibit

Focused on business matching, aimed for your business growth

Gaishoku Business Week is the unique show which is Japan's largest trade show,specialized in Restaurant & Food Service industry.
The sales of Restaurant & Food Service industry in Japan has exceeded from the previous year for 4 consecutive years.
The market's size is about US$ 236billion in 2017 with 126 million population with high per capita income.

There are many Exhibitors and Buyers in Ramen EXPO at Tokyo Big Sight in Tokyo.

Who are visitors:

Wholesalers and restaurant owners dealing noodles (Ramen, Udon, Soba, and Pasta)
Buyers from restaurants and hotels (Izakaya, Yakiniku, Sushi, and Cafe)
People who are opening new food service business
And more from various genres of the food industry who make the final buying decisions.

We provide many other special events such as “Latest Product Collections” where you can find the latest market trends, “Health” themed products and more. We are making the best use of our ingenuity to offer opportunities for your product promotion and solid business networking. We also provide a networking spot called “Premium Matching” ahead of other food service trade shows. This is where you are arranged in advance to have a face-to-face meeting with potential customers such as buyers from restaurants and hotels.
We are continuously planning a variety of events to produce exhibitor’s “Actual Profit” in the future.

Exhibitors and Visitors by Business Sectors

Visitor Profile

Ramen shops, Chinese food restaurants, Soba restaurants, Udon restaurants, Izakaya restaurants, Cafe, Bar & Restaurants, Pasta restaurants, Italian food restaurants, Hotels, Japanese food restaurants, Sushi restaurants, Franchisers and Franchisees, Fast food stores, Newly-opening food business owners, Trading companies, Wholesalers, Retailers, Delicatessen, Online shopping sites, Manufacturers, Public organizations, Hospitals, Nursing-care facilities, Delivery business for elderly people, Noodle manufacturers, and more…

Visitors : business category

Exhibit Profile

  • Food

    Marine product, Processed Marine Products, Meat and poultry, Processed meat and poultry,Rice, Grains, Bread, Noodles, Vegetables, Fruits, Agricultural processed products, Delicatessens, Seasonings, Dried foods, Desserts, Frozen foods, Imported foods, Organic foods, Functional foods, Anti-allergy foods, Halal foods, etc.

  • Beverages

    Japanese Sake, Shochu, Cocktail drink, Distilled alcoholic beverage, Beer, Spirits, Wines, Fruit liquors, Liquors, Makgoli, Non-alcohol beverages, Coffee, Tea, Japanese tea, Orgaic Drinks, Milk beverages, etc.

  • Equipment

    Kitchen Equipment, Cooking Equipment, Cooking Tools, Noodle making machine, Noodles boiling machine, Fryer, Pizza ovens, Pasta makers, Ovens, Steam convection ovens, Slicers, Mixers, Water filters, Oil filters Refrigerators, freezers, Dishwashers, Ceramics, Tableware, Take-out supplies, Sign boards, Digital signage, Amenities, Clothing, Equipment for shops, Furnishing for professional use, Equipment and fixtures, Sanitary Products, Wet towels, Expendable supplies, Grease trap products, Air purification system, LED lighting products, Ticket-vending machine, etc.

  • Sales promotion / Services

    POS systems, Self-ordering systems, Anti-bacterial/Anti-insects equipment, Promotion services, Webpage design services, Online reservation systems, Promotion Apps, Menu books, Recruitment systems Employee attendance management systems, Operation consulting services, Business startup support, Franchisers, Overseas operation support, Store designing, Construction, Inbound services, etc.

Distribution Channel in Japanese market

Distribution Channel in Japanese Food Market

2019 lineup

Tokyo [kanto] Osaka [kansai]
Date Aug. 27th - 29th, 2019 May. 14th - 16th, 2019
Venue Tokyo Big Sight INTEX OSAKA
Exhibit Fee per 9sqm / 1 raw space * JPY 378,000 (incl tax) JPY 318,600 (incl tax)
Number of Visitors in 2018 51,657 28,632
Number of Exhibitors in 2018 531 280
Population in region *1 43,399,777 22,376,928

*Raw Space only - Fees stated only over for exhibit space. Decorations and stands are not provided.- : Minimum 9sqm
*1 Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications

Schedule up until exhibition

Registration open


Application deadline

※If maximum capacity is reached, the registration will be closed prior to the deadline
[Osaka] End of January, 2019
[Tokyo] End of April, 2019

Orientation for exhibitors, exhibition manual (including Submission forms) distributed

※Orientation and exhibition manual are only provided in Japanese
[Osaka] Feb, 2019
[Tokyo] Middle of June, 2019

Final deadline for Submission

[Osaka] Middle of april, 2019
[Tokyo] Middle of July 2019

Installation Date

[Osaka] Sunday, May 12th - Monday, May 13th, 2019
[Tokyo] Sunday, August 25th - Monday August 26th, 2019

Exhibition Date

[Osaka] Tuesday, May 14th - Thursday, May 16th, 2019
[Tokyo] Tuesday, August 27th - Thursday, August 29th, 2019

How to Register

Fill necessary information and sign Application form.

Submit written Application form contact.


Confirmation notice will be sent from us.


For more information, please contact us!