New Foodservice Trade Exposition to Serve Georgia and the Southeast
Atlanta Foodservice Expo, a trade show serving the Restaurant, Foodservice and Hospitality Industry in Georgia and the Southeast. will premiere in fall 2013. The show, which will be held annually at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, is supported by the Georgia Restaurant Association. The inaugural Expo is scheduled for October 20-22, 2013.
As part of the event, a comprehensive educational program will be available to attendees at no extra cost. Additionally some high-level conference programming will be offered at reduced costs to members of supporting organizations. Live demonstrations from renowned Chefs and Restaurateurs will add value each day of the three-day event.
“Our members have been asking for a trade show like this for years,” said Georgia Restaurant Association Executive Director Karen Bremer. “That’s why we are so pleased to support the Foodservice Expo in Atlanta.”
According to the National Restaurant Association, there are more than 90,000 foodservice establishments in Georgia and the surrounding states, producing more than $80 billion in sales and 2.2 million jobs, with more than 35,000 of those establishments within just 200 miles of Atlanta.
“This trade show is an opportunity for our industry to come together,” said Bremer. “Through education, commerce and fellowship we strengthen not just individual businesses, but Georgia’s foodservice industry as a whole.”