Dogwood IFT Food Industry Expo
November 2, 2016 • Cabarrus Arena & Event Center• Concord, NC
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Everyone you need to speak with, all in one place!

(And you could be the winner of $500, provided by Colony Gums just by attending!)

The first 100 guests to register will receive a special gift from ELITE SPICE when they arrive at the Expo!

The Dogwood section, Institute of Food Technologists is your host for a day of food technology related activities. It's your opportunity to get up to speed with new innovations and become more effective at your position.

Free Admission- we ask that you bring a food item to donate to an area
Ronald McDonald house, for use in their family kitchen, in lieu of an admission charge.

  • Free Food Industry Guide including exhibiting companies listed by product category.
    A directory of all exhibitors is in a separate section for your quick reference!

  • Free Game Card to enter our "Door Prize Scavenger Hunt". Visit the tables of as many of our prize donors as you can and increase your chances of winning a great gift!

  • Free Entry! Stop by the Mystery Key Table and take a chance at winning an instant prize in our "Mystery Key Game"!

  • Free Continental Breakfast

  • Free admission to the Technical Seminars ...including a light lunch.
  • Free, terrific give-aways, taste samples and sample recipes.

  • Free Casual Reception, following the Expo. Tickets free with pre-registration.

Special discounted rates are available to show visitors at the Charlotte-Concord Marriott Courtyard....$114/plus tax.

Save the date & invite your clients and co-workers!



Show Schedule

Technical Seminars & Luncheon

10 AM - 2PM


2:00 PM - 5 PM

Wind-down Reception

5:00 PM - 7:30 PM, Gold Hall 2