The Food Processing Suppliers Association (FPSA) and the International Dairy Foods Association (IDFA) today announced that they have signed an agreement to co-locate PROCESS EXPO and the International Dairy Show in Chicago, beginning in 2013.
The two shows will
take place November 3-6, 2013, bringing together over 800 exhibitors and 15,000
industry professionals in the North and South Halls of McCormick Place.
Attendees will have unlimited access to both show floors and educational
"We are very
excited to co-locate PROCESS EXPO with IDFA's International Dairy Show, as it
truly is the nation's premier trade event for the dairy industry," says
David Seckman, president and CEO of FPSA. "Considering the explosive
growth we experienced at our last show, we are confident that this co-location
will help us to continue building PROCESS EXPO into an event that simply can't
considers co-location with PROCESS EXPO a great way to enhance and expand our
show without sacrificing the dairy focus that is so important to all of our
stakeholders. It will allow us to bring to exhibitors even higher numbers of
qualified buyers while helping exhibitors make the most
of their marketing expenditures," says Connie Tipton, IDFA president
and CEO. "By returning to Chicago, selecting a later fall date and teaming
with FPSA, we have achieved the best blend for 2013."
from the two organizations will continue to be responsible for their respective
shows, including conducting sales and marketing activities, developing
educational programs and meeting the operational needs of their exhibitors.
space sales for both the International Dairy Show and PROCESS EXPO will begin
in May. For information regarding PROCESS EXPO, visitwww.myprocessexpo.com; to reserve
space, contact FPSA Sales Director Grace Cular Yee email@example.com
information regarding the International Dairy Show, visitwww.dairyshow.com; to reserve
space, contact International Dairy Show Sales Executive Katherine Madison firstname.lastname@example.org