Why Exhibit

Today's health-savvy shoppers are seeking smarter food and beverage options- "better-for-you" choices that boost their wellness and drives your success. Joining the smart food movement means making smart business connections and getting your products and innovations in the right hands. Don't get left behind- come to SmartFood Expo to stay top-of-mind with your prospects and customers long after they leave Chicago.

If you’re ready to walk away with new insights on every facet of healthy food trends, come to SmartFood Expo for creative solutions and partnerships that will take your business to the next level. There is no better place to make connections across the better-for-you innovations in fresh foods, packaged goods, snacks, and more.

Sample of Key Buyers Who Attended FreshMKT Expo in 2017

  • 99 Cent Only Stores, Senior Produce Buyer
  • Ahold USA, Senior Vice President, Fresh
  • Albertsons Companies, GVP Produce and Floral
  • Associated Wholesale Grocers, Category Manager, Produce
  • Balls Foods, Director of Produce Procurement
  • Blue Apron, Director, Produce Category Leadership
  • Bristol Farms & Lazy Acres, VP, Perishables 
  • Chick fil-A, Sourcing Leader, Perishables
  • Compass Group USA, Senior Corporate Chef
  • Domino's Pizza, Director of Procurement
  • Eby-Brown, VP Merchandising- Foodservice
  • Fresh Concepts Inc, Market & Contract Agent
  • Fresh Thyme Farmer's Market, Director of Produce Procurement
  • FreshDirect, VP, Fresh
  • FreshPoint Atlanta, Inc., President
  • H.Y. Louie Co. Limited, Executive Vice President 
  • Harris Teeter Supermarkets, Director of Produce Operations
  • HelloFresh, Senior Manager, Special Operations 
  • HelloFresh, Associate Produce Strategy Manager
  • Jet.com, SNR Category Manager, Produce
  • Jewel Osco, Produce Senior Buyer
  • Lucky's Market, Director Produce/Floral
  • Lund Food Holdings, Inc, VP Fresh Foods
  • Martin's Super Markets, Director of Produce
  • McDonald's Corporation, Produce Innovation Manager
  • Meijer, Director of Produce
  • Merchants Distributors, Retail Sales Counselor
  • Metro Ontario, Inc, Sr. Dir. Produce & Floral Merchandising
  • Minneapolis Public Schools, Director of Culinary 
  • Publix Super Markets, Inc, Senior VP, Business Development
  • Raley's, Sr. Director of Produce and Floral
  • Roundy's Supermarkets, VP of Produce/Floral Merchandising
  • Schnuck Markets, Inc, Vice President Produce
  • Sendik's Food Markets, Director of Produce
  • Sobeys, Director of Produce Merchandising
  • SpartanNash, Director of Produce and Floral
  • Sunset Foods, Director of Produce
  • Target, Senior Buyer, Perishables
  • The Kroger Company, Director, Produce Merchandising
  • Tony's Fresh Market, Produce Director
  • Tops Friendly Markets, Director of Produce 
  • Trader Joes, Category Manager
  • Unified Grocers, Executive Vice President, Fresh Programs
  • US Foods, Director, Sourcing
  • Walmart, VP of Fresh
  • Whole Foods Market, Global Executive Produce Coordinator
  • Wildflower Bread Co., Head of Product Development
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