6 Things to see at NRB this year

With over 240 Exhibitors this year at the NRB, you could be wondering where to start and who to see. We’ve handpicked our favourite 7 business owners and events you should visit.

NRB19 provides an opportunity for leading operators, suppliers and industry figures to meet, speak and do business. From Liverpool to Leeds, the North East to North West and the Lake District to the Peak District, NRB19 brings the cream of the hospitality industry to Manchester Central on 19-20 March.

R Noone & Son Ltd is a supplier of quality fresh produce based in New Smithfield Market. Delivering fresh fruit and vegetables to around Manchester as well as other surrounding areas.
Buyers Breakfast Event – Wednesday @ 10.30am
Join Noones for the Buyers Breakfast at NRB 2019 on March 20th at 10.30am. Buyers whilst we discuss the bounty of the upcoming British Spring Season. Noones will be in The Hub for coffee and pastries to share what they are most excited about for the upcoming months.
From branded blinds for shops and cafés in the 19th century, through to today’s fully automated awnings, blinds and umbrella systems, James Robertshaw has a proven track record for innovation, design acumen, with customer service is second to none.

Bespoke Awnings And Blinds

With products ranging from parasols and umbrellas to retractable awnings and walls,  they work with clients to find the best bespoke solution to enhance their brand, create an eye-catching exterior and bring the outdoors, indoors.


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Specialist providers of I.T infrastructure, energy technology and software for hospitality venues, Korubu can ensure you build strong, loyal customer relationships while reducing your operating costs and staying compliant with ever-changing industry regulations.

Smart Technology Providers

In partnership with JT Global, this year Korubu will be exhibiting to give guidance to operators on how best to build and future proof their hospitality venues technology.


This year at NRB, Carlsberg UK will be unveiling a new, better Carlsberg Danish Pilsner, together with a host of ‘betterments’ that will improve the Carlsberg drinking experience and minimise the environmental impact of the brand’s packaging.

Carlsberg release a new, better Danish Pilsner

Available now, the launch is as part of a bold strategy to revitalise the flagship beer in Scotland and across the UK, and is being supported by a multi-million pound investment incorporating TV, digital and out-of-home advertising, to be revealed in April and run throughout 2019.
Carlsberg Life Video
The new perfectly balanced Danish Pilsner has been re-brewed from head to hop for a smoother, fuller mouth-feel and a perfect balance of bitterness and sweetness. It has only recently become available in the UK.
To find out more, visit Carlsberg’s stand at the show.


Thousands of local chefs, restaurateurs, front of house teams and bar staff are expected to attend this year’s Northern Restaurant and Bar Show at Manchester Central from 19-20 March.

Michelin stars, Masterchef winners and emerging culinary talent

And they’ll have the opportunity to learn from some of the best, thanks to Chef Live; a huge demo stage, which will see twelve of the North’s leading chefs prepare their signature dishes.
NRB 18 Chef Live Video
Chef live will be held across both days. Information on who will be where and when will be available in your show guide and online at the northernrestaurantandbar.co.uk website.



Award Winning Epos Solutions For Retail And Hospitality

Bleep UK PLC have over 37 years’ experience designing, manufacturing and supplying complete EPOS solutions for retail and hospitality establishments, with over 25,000 installations across the globe choosing Bleep.


Ancoats Coffee Co. is a specialty coffee roasters and café space based in Ancoats, Manchester. Currently supplying wholesale roasted coffee (most residing across Greater Manchester) but some further afield in the UK and other ad-hoc ‘guest’ coffee offerings, including European accounts. Established In November 2013 as coffee roasters, the company now operates from a dedicated roastery- café setup in Royal Mills, Ancoats – which opened in November 2015.
Showcasing Coffee & Seasonal Food Offerings

Visit the show

If you work in trade and haven’t already booked your tickets to visit the show, you click the link below to visit the Northern Restaurant and Bar Show website.