September 19–22, 2017    McCormick Place    Chicago, IL USA    Pure Processing. Proven Results.


Trade Show Partners

In September of 2017, Chicago will be at the heart of the global food and beverage industry as it plays host to two of the Western Hemisphere’s most prominent food and beverage technology events — PROCESS EXPO (with support from our show partners, interpack and IFFA).

Taking place under one roof at Chicago’s McCormick Place, the co-located shows will bring together nearly 600 exhibiting companies and 15,000 industry professionals who come in search of the latest processing and packaging innovations for the ever-changing food and beverage industries. Attendees will have unlimited access to the show floors and educational programs of both shows.

interpack, hosted by Messe Düsseldorf


interpack was founded in 1958 and has developed over the decades into the number one global platform for the packaging and processing industry.

Messe Düsseldorf GmbH was founded in 1947 and is a worldwide leading organizer for international trade fairs, especially in the machinery sector. Messe Düsseldorf organizes over 40 trade fairs at its home base in Düsseldorf, Germany and additionally organizes or supports 80 international trade fairs worldwide.

IFFA, hosted by Messe Frankfurt


IFFA is the leading international trade fair for processing, packaging and sales in the meat industry. In 2016, 63,000 trade visitors from around 143 countries came to Frankfurt to see the range of products and services offered by 1027 exhibitors.

Messe Frankfurt is one of the world’s leading trade show organizers with a global network of 29 subsidiaries and 57 international Sales Partners, with customers in more than 160 countries.

Read the press release regarding the partner agreement.