Meet thousands of decision makers face-to-face

The Mid-America Restaurant Expo & Conference attracts thousands of owners and operators in search of suppliers, thought leaders, and industry experts with products and solutions to help them grow their business, cut costs, and gain a competitive advantage to stay profitable in today’s market.

Expand Network

Meet thousands of high-profile industry professionals.  Regional multi-unit chains, independents, and franchisees are looking to visit with you. Expand your network with restaurant owners and decision-makers, GM's, managers, executive chefs, F&B directors, purchasing
managers, caterers, and food truck owner/operators.

Gain Exposure

The Expo is the premier restaurant industry event in the Midwest connecting exhibitors and buyers in a progressive and dynamic environment centered around innovation, technology and trends. Expo attendees will continue to experience the best of the industry.

Build Relationships

The Expo is a high-energy tradeshow featuring multiple live demonstration stages, culinary competitions and food and beverage tastings all held in its expansive exhibit hall showcasing 250 booths and displays.

Engage Leads

2022 marks the 30th consecutive tradeshow hosted by the Ohio Restaurant Association. Last year's show had more qualified buyers in attendance than ever before. Don't miss your chance to participate!

 

INVESTMENT

  • The Expo is competitively priced at $20.95 per square foot.
  • Value-added services include: Free ice, free refrigeration and freezer storage, plus a free listing and product description in the show guide, on the Expo website and on the event app.
  • Each exhibitor receives (5) free VIP Guest Passes for each 10x10 booth space reserved, and (2) VIP Guest Passes for each table reserved.
  • Held at a right-to-work facility, exhibitors save time and money doing their own move-in, set-up and tear down.
  • In 2022 the Expo floors hours are Sunday, September 25, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. & Monday, September 26 from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

IT’S A BUYERS’ MARKET AND YOUR COMPETITORS WILL BE AT THE EXPO. RESERVE YOUR SPACE EARLY! 

For exhibit application and show information, contact the Expo Trade Show Manager, at [email protected] or  614.246.0221

 

 

who should exhibit?

All companies servicing the restaurant and foodservice industry in the Midwest, including, but not limited to:

Appetizers & Snack Foods
 Baked Goods
Personal Protective Equipment
Food - all kinds
 Cleaning equipment & Supplies
Disposables & Take-Away Containers
Computers/POS
 Cooking & Prep Equipment
Industry Robotics
Decor & Furnishings
 Ingredients & Supplies
 
Professional Services
 Signage & Banners
 
Technology
New Innovations
 
 


Exhibit Space rate: $20.95 per sq. ft
CORNER locations: $100 per corner

INCLUDED WITH YOUR space:

  • 8' high draped back wall and 3' high draped sides (if required)
  • 7" x 44" Company identification sign
  • On-line Exhibitor Directory listing
  • Exhibitor Directory listing in Printed Show Guide
  • Exhibitor Directory listing in Expo Event App. Includes company logo and product information.
  • Free ice, refrigeration and freezer space
  • Five (5) free VIP guest passes per 100 sq. ft. of exhibit space. Invite prospects and your top existing customers 

BOOK YOUR SPACE NOW!
It's a buyers' market and your competitors will be at the Expo. CLICK HERE to reserve your space today.

Need help or have questions? Contact Trade Show Manager, Rick Brunsman at [email protected] or 614.246.0221.

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