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2017

September

ProFood Tech Exhibit Sales Open with Support of Exhibitor Advisory Council

Fresh off a successful 2017 debut that brought together nearly 10,000 food and beverage professionals, ProFood Tech 2019 returns with the support of the Exhibitor Advisory Council.

 

May

Snyders-Lance, Inc. and Smithfield Foods Receive First Place at Sustainability Excellence in Manufacturing Awards

PMMI’s OpX Leadership Network Honors Consumer Packaged Goods Companies that Improved Sustainability in Production Operations

 

April

Top result: ProFood Tech sets standards as the new leading trade fair for food and beverage technology in the NAFTA region

ProFood Tech celebrated an absolutely convincing premiere from April 4-6, 2017 in Chicago. The event instantly met the very high expectations of the new trade fair format held by industry and commerce, and impressed with extraordinary results.

 

ProFood Tech Brings Together 9,500 Food & Beverage Professionals

Nearly 6,500 attendees with buying power and 3,000 exhibitor personnel came together last week to make the first-ever ProFood Tech a huge success.

 

Inaugural ProFood Tech Opens Show Floor to Attendees

ProFood Tech, the new food and beverage processing show produced by three of the world’s trade show leaders - PACK EXPO, Anuga and the International Dairy Foods Association (IDFA) - opened its show floor to attendees for the very first time this morning.

 

Ripe Opportunities in $11 billion North American Packaging Market

PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, will exhibit at interpack (Düsseldorf, Germany; May 4–10) and showcase our ability to help the packaging supply chain succeed in the critical North American market.

 

List of Events Free For Press

View a complete list of events at ProFood Tech that press are welcome to attend for free.

 

Media Alert: Cold Pressure Council Breakfast

Cold Pressure Council Breakfast Introduces Founding Members to Discuss New Council Objectives and Opportunities to get Involved

March

Media Alert: TIME CHANGE for the ProFood Tech Media Event

ProFood Tech Media Luncheon, noon –1 p.m., highlights 2017 Trends in Food Processing Operations Report and Updates on PACK EXPO Las Vegas and Healthcare Packaging EXPO 2017.

 

Infographic Highlights Food & Beverage Industry Focus on Brand Protection

With the onset of the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), the rising cost of recalls and the increase in counterfeit products, food and beverage processors seek brand protection solutions.

 

New Cold Pressure Council Launches at ProFood Tech

PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, announces the formation of an industry council focused on the advancement of High Pressure Processing (HPP) as a critical technology in the food and beverage industry.

 

Get Ready for a Great Debut Show

The first-ever ProFood Tech is less than two weeks away (April 4–6; McCormick Place, Chicago) which means it’s time to download the ProFood Tech Mobile App.

 

Cracking Walmart’s Packaging Code at ProFood Tech

Solidifying its position as the premier event in North America for food and beverage processing, ProFood Tech (April 4-6; McCormick Place, Chicago) will host Delkor Systems, Inc.’s exclusive insider’s perspective from two of Walmart’s former Directors of Packaging.

 

ProFood Tech Launches Debut Show with Comprehensive Partner Program

The Partner Program at the inaugural ProFood Tech (April 4-6 McCormick Place, Chicago) will pair leading food and beverage associations dedicated to advancing this industry, with ProFood Tech attendees and exhibitors, bringing important resources, connections and expertise to the most comprehensive food and beverage show in North America.
 

ProFood Tech 2017: Best prospects for a successful trade fair premiere

The countdown is running: ProFood Tech, the new central supplier trade fair for the food and beverage processing industry in North America, is opening its gates for the first time in a little over a month.
 

New Comprehensive Knowledge Center for Food and Beverage Industry

Registering for the inaugural ProFood Tech (April 4–6, 2017; McCormick Place, Chicago) offers top-notch educational opportunities, in addition to access to the most comprehensive food and beverage show in North America.

February

Drivers Change but Food Retains Steady Growth

With the first-ever ProFood Tech (April 4–6, 2017; McCormick Place, Chicago) quickly approaching, food processing machinery continues significant annual growth, increasing 11.3 percent, according to the 2017 Trends in Food Processing Operations report and accompanying infographic, “Food Processing Trends and Predictions for Tomorrow,” from PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies.

 

January

The Power of the Entire Supply Chain Under One Badge

Thanks to a cooperation agreement with the event organizers, registration for the inaugural ProFood Tech (April 4–6, 2017) also includes admission to both the ProMat and Automate events being held April 3–6 at McCormick Place, Chicago.

 

JUST ANNOUNCED: Five-time NFL MVP Peyton Manning is Confirmed as Keynote Speaker for Inaugural ProFood Tech Conference

Five-time National Football League (NFL) MVP Peyton Manning will give the keynote speech at the first-ever ProFood Tech Conference Program, led by the International Dairy Foods Association (IDFA), one of the three trade show leaders powering ProFood Tech (April 4–6, 2017; McCormick Place, Chicago), along with PACK EXPO and Anuga....

 

World-Class Education Awaits Attendees at First ProFood Tech

Registering for the inaugural ProFood Tech (Apr. 4–6, 2017; McCormick Place, Chicago) means more than access to the most comprehensive food and beverage show in North America. 

2016

December

Rise in Consumer Health and Sustainability Concerns Drives Food and Beverage Trends

With an eye toward the inaugural ProFood Tech (April 4–6, 2017; McCormick Place, Chicago), show partner PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, reports a 25 percent increase in vegetarian and a 257 percent rise in vegan global food and drink product launches between Sept. 2010–Aug. 2011 and Sept. 2015–Aug. 2016.

November

Plan to Attend the Inaugural ProFood Tech – Registration Now Open

Registration is now open for the inaugural ProFood Tech (April 4–6, 2017; McCormick Place, Chicago), the only event in North America focused exclusively on all food and beverage sectors, featuring 6,000 processing professionals...

September

ProFood Tech 2017: Trade Fair Premiere in the USA Addresses Needs of the Industry

Around 280 exhibitors from 13 countries have to date confirmed their participation in ProFood Tech, the new supplier trade fair for the food and beverage processing industry in North America.

June

Exceptional Registration Status: ProFood Tech 2017 Convinces the Industry

Good interim status for the premiere of ProFood Tech: more than 240 exhibitors from ten countries have registered for the new supplier trade fair for the food and beverage processing industry in North America.

 

IDFA to Lead Dynamic New Conference Program at ProFood Tech

More than a trade show, ProFood Tech will offer a dynamic conference program led by the International Dairy Foods Association. IDFA is accepting proposals for presentation topics and speakers through July 15, 2016.

 

2015

December

ProFood Tech 2017 |180 Exhibitors Already Registered

Our first edition of ProFood Tech has 180 exhibitors already registered. More than 50 percent of the new trade fair format is already booked.