June 10-12, 2019 | Chicago, IL
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Co-located with fresh produce brands, the floral industry, and the technologies and solutions that move, produce, process, package, and deliver their and your product, these five co-located expos deliver unparalleled opportunities to your business.

Together in the South Hall of McCormick Place in Chicago, June 25-27, 2018, the SmartFood Expo™ shared the exhibit floor with the International Floriculture Expo, the United FreshMKT Expo, United FreshTEC Expo and the Global Cold Chain Expo bringing together the most innovative products and solutions in the fresh, healthy and perishables industries. The co-location attracts thousands of key decision-makers from retail, foodservice, processing, production, distribution, logistics, and transportation.

An extra smart bonus of the SmartFood Expo experience: the co-located United FreshMKT Expo. Discover your next fresh collaboration at United FreshMKT. From brand marketing, merchandising, packaging and more, the co-location of United FreshMKT and SmartFood Expos is your opportunity to connect with grower-shippers, fresh-cut processors, producers and merchandisers of fresh produce who are attracting retail, wholesale and foodservice buyers who can help take your business to the next level.

Based on 2017 data, and the addition of the NEW SmartFood Expo to the existing United FreshMKT and co-located expos, this June 25-27 in Chicago, you can expect to find:

  • 10,000 industry executives from across the perishables supply chain
  • More than 700 exhibitors across the floral, produce and cold chain industries
  • 172 exhibitors focused on fresh produce and fresh food solutions
  • More than 690 retail-foodservice attendees looking for new innovations
  • More 699 wholesaler/distributor/fresh processors looking for new supplier partners

Co-location Partners

Global Cold Chain Expo
International Floriculture Expo
United FreshMKT Expo
United FreshTEC

NEW: The Retail Dietitian’s Healthy Shopper Summit will take place during the inaugural SmartFood Expo™

In addition to the four co-location partners participating this June 25-27 in Chicago’s McCormick Place,  the Retail Dietitian’s Healthy Shopper Summit also will be taking place. Retail dietitians and retailers will have full trade show access to get a closer look at the products, tools, trends, and strategies for implementing a 360-degree, total store solution approach to nutrition, health and wellness. For more information, contact John Toner at 202-303-3424.