[ October 12–15, 2021    McCormick Place    Chicago, IL USA ]



One new feature at this year’s show are the meeting rooms on the show floor in the rear of the hall. These rooms come in a variety of sizes (10×10, 10×20 and 20×20) and are meant to provide a space for our exhibitors to meet with their important clients or prospects during the show. Rooms […]

Following this year’s show, you’ll have a much better answer to that question than ever before, provided you have booked lead retrieval. One new benefit we will unveil after this year’s show is the post-show Booth Traffic Report that each exhibitor will receive.  This customized report will detail the breakdown of booth and aisle traffic […]

We’ve all seen the emails. In fact, I bet you even received at least one today like I did. Someone offering up the 2018 PROCESS EXPO Attendee List. All the contact information. All the right job titles. Everything you need to reach out to them ahead of the show. Just let me know if you […]

In a recent discussion with Mexican and Central American representatives of select PROCESS EXPO exhibitors, a request was made for a concise, impactful digital marketing piece that could be shared with clients to convince them to come to this fall’s show. This piece has been finalized and will be used on social media and in […]

A key to maintaining a hygienic processing environment is eliminating harborage areas, but conventional heaters contain crevices where bacteria can thrive. They’re also difficult to disassemble for cleaning processes, which presents a challenge for complying with FSMA sanitation requirements.  That’s why Heateflex Corporation designed a true sanitary heater for the food and beverage industry. We […]

When you think about it, it’s a big industry spanning a whole lot of different categories such as meat, dairy, bakery, prepared foods, beverages and pet foods — not to mention all of the little niche product categories that fit somewhere in between these groups. Looking out on the show floor at PROCESS EXPO, you’ll […]


#GotInk? PROCESS EXPO is bringing back PROCESS EXPO Ink and this year, we are doing it even bigger and better!  Some on the outside may think, “Food Processing… tattoos… something here doesn’t sound right…” Well, there is something right! Tattoos are a gateway of creativity just begging to be shown off! It’s a representation of […]

STOBER Drives has been in the industrial gearing industry since 1934. Backed by a three-year warranty, STOBER gearboxes are guaranteed to withstand the harsh chemicals and washdowns of the food processing environment, while delivering on performance, efficiency, and low noise operation. Here’s what PROCESS EXPO 2019 attendees can look forward to, from Amy McCord, STOBER’s […]

Food processing creates a lot of dust, and that dust is not only a potential contaminant — it’s also a key ingredient in the perfect recipe for an explosive disaster.  To understand what role vacuums play in minimizing contamination and complying with combustible dust standards, we talked to Carson Anderson, the National Sales Manager of […]