LOS ANGELES, CA, April 29, 2019 – Join thousands of restaurant, foodservice, food retail and hospitality industry professionals for three days of unparalleled education, innovative exhibitors, culinary demonstrations, exciting competitions, and exclusive show specials at the Western Foodservice & Hospitality Expo which will be co-located with Healthy Food Expo West and Coffee Fest Los Angeles. One registration will provide access to all three events which are produced by Clarion UX and will take place August 25-27, 2019 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Registration is now open at www.westernfoodexpo.com.
“After tremendous feedback from our exhibitors and attendees, we are excited to once again co-locate these three leading events together and offer an additional healthy food focus, and a specialty event for coffee and tea professionals,” said Tom Loughran, Vice President, Clarion UX Food & Beverage Group. “This premier 3-day event, which was just recognized as one of the top US trade shows, gives professionals in the industry access to new products and services, insight by subject matter experts and solutions for their foodservice and retail establishments.”
Several special events and workshops are programmed for the three-day experience including the Presentation of the Torch Award and the Beacon Award; Foodservice Council for Women Panel; Why Whiskey? Tasting and Education Workshop; AllerTrain Training Workshop; Take Back Your Budget: The Key to Profitability; Latte Art World Championship Open, America’s Best Espresso & America’s Best Cold Brew Competitions, Rapid Fire Challenge; Hip Sip Battle of the Modern Bartender; The Health Inspector Summit and much more. Register by July 26 to receive advance registration discounts. To register, click here.
The Western Foodservice & Hospitality Expo, sponsored by the California Restaurant Association (www.calrest.org), will provide industry professionals access to the hottest menu trends, state of the art design and decor, a renowned education program, several culinary demonstrations, and 450+ of the leading vendors and purveyors dedicated to serving the restaurant & foodservice community. Thousands of restaurant and foodservice professionals gather to gain experience and knowledge on how to become more informed, more educated, more competitive, and more profitable in the industry. For more information, visit www.westernfoodexpo.com.
Coffee Fest is a business-to-business event serving the specialty coffee and gourmet tea industries and continues to lead the way with both individual barista and team competitions. Coffee Fest draws thousands of coffee industry professionals together per year, connecting regional coffee communities through tradeshow events. For more details about Coffee Fest Los Angeles, visit https://www.coffeefest.
Healthy Food Expo West brings attendees access to the latest healthy products from organic, vegan, gluten-free and allergy-safe to hormone-free, non-GMO, plant-based, low-sodium, low-fat, and more. The Healthy Food Expo offers education sessions which will focused on such hot topics as trending healthy ingredients, plant-based seafood, food allergies, lifestyle diet & nutrition, sourcing local food, healthy beverage category, prebiotics, spice sourcing, and much more. For information, visit https://www.
The three trade shows are owned and managed by Clarion UX (www.clarionux.com), which produces 37 events across 13 sectors of both trade and consumer events. Clarion UX, which is the U.S. division of Clarion Events, UK, and backed by The Blackstone Group has become one of the fastest growing event companies in the U.S. with aggressive growth through both acquisition and launch. Clarion acquired PennWell in early 2018, bringing 4 Tradeshow 200 events into the U.S. portfolio and super-charging the already rapid growth. Clarion UX has offices in Trumbull, CT; Kennesaw, GA; Boca Raton, FL; Tacoma, WA, and Fairlawn, NJ.