ProFood Tech

Overview | ProFood Tech 2017

ProFood Tech

Defining Food & Beverage Processing

ProFood Tech is an exciting, new biennial event that will showcase the latest innovations and technologies for all food and beverage sectors.

Tuesday, April 4 – Thursday, April 6, 2017
10:00 am – 4:00 pm daily
McCormick Place, Chicago, Illinois USA

Premier Event
Premier Event

Backed by three industry powerhouses, ProFood Tech offers a prime tradeshow experience for food and beverage professionals.

Unique Scope
Unique Scope

Offering crossover technologies for multiple food and beverage sectors, it’s North America’s most comprehensive processing event.

Robust Conference
Robust Conference

Recognized industry leaders deliver the latest in consumer research, trends and best practices in food processing and engineering.

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McCormick Place
Central Location

At McCormick Place in Chicago, ProFood Tech is conveniently located within easy reach of many food and beverage companies.

ProFood Tech by the Numbers
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Powered by PACK EXPO, Anuga and IDFA

  • PMMI, producer of PACK EXPO, lends its expertise as North America’s leading association for processing and packaging.
  • Anuga will provide global reach and expertise gained by producing the world’s largest food and beverage show.
  • IDFA, representing 85% of all dairy manufacturing in the U.S., brings its experience with the International Dairy Show to ProFood Tech.

About PMMI – The Global Leader in Packaging and Processing Technologies

PMMI, the Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, is a trade association representing more than 700 companies that provide a full range of processing and packaging machinery, materials, components and containers. PMMI actively brings buyers and sellers together through initiatives such as, educational programs and world-class events, connecting participants in the processing and packaging supply chain with their customers around the world.

The PACK EXPO Trade Shows

The PACK EXPO brand represents a quality tradeshow experience that focuses on processing and packaging innovation while bringing together a wide range of industries. PACK EXPO trade shows continue to stay on the cutting edge of industry trends and answer demand for innovations in various industries. With shows in a variety of locations at different times of the year, everyone who wants to attend a PACK EXPO show can find one that fits conveniently into his or her work schedule or project lifecycle.

PMMI Media Group’s print and online publications are leaders in covering the diverse segments of the processing and packaging marketplace.


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About Koelnmesse GmbH


Based in Cologne, Germany, Koelnmesse is the leading trade fair organizer in 25 sectors, especially for the food and food technology industry. While its Cologne-based trade fairs AnugaAnugaFood Tec and ISM are established world leaders, Koelnmesse also organizes food trade fairs in growth markets around the globe, including Brazil, China, Colombia, India, Japan, Thailand, Turkey the United States and the United Arab Emirates. These global activities enable Koelnmesse to offer customers a network of events that grant access to different markets and create a basis for sustainable and stable international business. Discover Koelnmesse’s global competence in food and food technology.

About IDFA


The International Dairy Foods Association (IDFA), Washington, D.C., represents the nation’s dairy manufacturing and marketing industries and their suppliers, with a membership of 550 companies within a $125-billion a year industry. IDFA is composed of three constituent organizations: the Milk Industry Foundation (MIF), the National Cheese Institute (NCI) and the International Ice Cream Association (IICA). IDFA’s nearly 200 dairy processing members run nearly 600 plant operations, and range from large multi-national organizations to single-plant companies. Together they represent more than 85 percent of the milk, cultured products, cheese, ice cream and frozen desserts produced and marketed in the United States. 

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