FSMA is Coming: Are You Ready?

In 2011, Congress passed the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), which mandates a shift in approach to food safety from reaction to prevention. Now, four years later, the major rules are set to be released and the food industry is preparing for 2016, when the focus will be on implementation.

Rock Your Next Trade Show Like A Girl

My coach said I run like a girl, and I said if he ran a little faster, he could too. -Mia Hamm #likeagirl

My favorite Super Bowl XLIX commercial was the #LikeAGirl Campaign. I loved seeing girls giving it their all when asked to perform a specific action. It made me think of all the incredible women who are participating in PROCESS EXPO 2015. These females ROCK trade shows #LikeAGirl. Check out their tips to help you succeed at your next trade show!

Email Marketing: How It Improves Your Exhibit Strategy


No matter your budget, footprint or even booth staff capabilities, the marketing that happens surrounding your exhibit experience pre-, at- and post-show is extremely important to its success.

Help Us Defeat Hunger in the Chicago Area!

Defeat Hunger is part of FPSA's Giving Back initiative. In conjunction with the Greater Chicago Food Depository (GCFD), FPSA will be holding a food drive at PROCESS EXPO 2013, with all donations and proceeds going to the GCFD to help fight hunger in the greater Chicago area. In addition to donating $75,000 and accepting donations from others to give to GCFD, we’re holding an on-site food drive at McCormick Place during PROCESS EXPO.

What You Missed at the Show Operations Conference

Thanks to everyone who participated in last month’s Trade Show Operations Conference hosted by FPSA and IDFA. Here are some of the highlights from the 1.5 day event for PROCESS EXPO and International Dairy Show exhibitors:

Choose Chicago hosted the Welcome Networking Reception at Untitled, one of Chicago’s newest and hottest restaurants. It’s a unique and fun venue for your staff or customer dinner. It has a speakeasy theme and it’s worth checking out!

Get Ready for Spring!

As winter has now drawn to a close and spring is upon us, it’s time to start thinking about how we can make the most of these sunny days and outdoor activities.

For Your Taste Bud's Pleasure...

Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday. It’s about celebrating what I’m thankful for – my family, my friends, football, and feasting on fabulous food!   

I think George Bernard Shaw said it best, “There’s no sincerer love than the love of food.” With Thanksgiving quickly approaching, I asked our PROCESS EXPO family to share their favorite Thanksgiving recipes and traditions. Take a look at these amazing ideas! Which one(s) will you try?

PROCESS EXPO Tours Kuhl Corporation

The PROCESS EXPO team recently took a trip to visit Kuhl Corporation at their 63,000 square foot facility in Flemington, New Jersey. Although a long way from PROCESS EXPO's home in Washington D.C., we were greeted with the friendly face of Mike Vella, Sales Manager at Kuhl.