Dogwood IFT Food Industry Expo
October 30, 2018• Cabarrus Arena & Event Center• Concord, NC
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The first 100 guests to register will receive a special gift from Comax Flavors and John B. Sanfilippo & Son 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
Back Pack program, providing weekend food to children in need, 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 Parking!

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

  • Casual Reception, following the Expo at Cabarrus Brewing Co.. Tickets only $20, inlcudes Mexican buffet, cash bar.

For your convenience a block of rooms has been set aside for show exhibitors and guests at the Embassy Suites Charlotte / Concord Golf
Resort & Spa for only $129 per night single/ double. (Taxes extra as usual)
Use the link to make your reservation is limited!

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


Show Schedule

Technical Seminars

10AM - 2PM


2:00 PM - 5 PM

Wind-Down Reception

5:30 PM - ? Cabarrus Brewing Company