Dallas , TX 75202 Location map
Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center
2015 TRA Marketplace - Texas Restaurant Association
The Texas Restaurant Association Marketplace is the place to do business and become a better restaurateur. We’ve got cutting edge technology, innovations to help you manage your business, ways to leverage the latest trends to grow customers, great deals on products and services and more!
You’ll think differently about how to grow your business after experiencing the Texas Restaurant Association Marketplace. It’s a whole new show! Join us in Dallas!
TRA Marketplace showcases the latest industry trends guaranteed to give you a competitive edge.
Restaurateurs wanting to remain a vital part of their customers' lives must understand consumers' ever-evolving lifestyles and the trends that drive them.
Our specialty pavilions feature companies on the cutting edge of these trends. You'll also have the opportunity to hear from experts on how to incorporate new ideas into your business at the Idea Exchange.
Craft Beverage Garden
Of course you'll get to sample amazing craft beers and liquors from many of Texas' finest breweries and distillers, but you'll find so much more!
Texas Farm to Fork
We are bringing the bounty of Texas to you! Farmers, artisan producers and ranchers will showcase the freshest produce, delicious breads, delectable cheeses and amazing beef, lamb, buffalo and more! Learn how you can incorporate seasonal, fresh and Texas grown products into your operation.
As technology is becoming a part of the daily lives for many Americans – and a critical tool of convenience for more than a few – the desire to use options like touch-screen ordering, smartphone apps, and mobile payment when dining out is growing. Visit the Technology area to get hands on demonstrations and participate in interactive discussions on the ever-changing world of technology.
Mobile Food Lot
Food trucks are here to stay! They are a fast-growing segment of our industry and Texas has more food trucks/mobile foodservice vendors than any other state. See the latest food and catering trucks and trailers offered by leading manufacturers. Check out the equipment designed to work in these small areas and tour some really cool food trucks!
Why Exhibit at TRA Marketplace?
We’re bringing the dynamic and profitable Texas foodservice marketplace to you! Be a part of the largest foodservice show in the Southwest and the second largest event of its kind in the nation.
We do things big here in Texas and this show is no exception!
Since 1937, the Texas Restaurant Association has existed to help our restaurant members increase sales, reduce expenses and improve profitability. Membership in the TRA is an investment in your business and in this industry. TRA brings all segments of the diverse restaurant and hospitality industry together. Whether you are a restaurateur, employee, educator or supplier you want to be a part of your industry's association.
There may be many networking opportunities at the 2015 TRA Marketplace - Texas Restaurant Association. Find out more in the event details below.
TRA - Texas Restaurant Assocation
P.O. Box 1429
Austin, TX 78767-1429
Please See Event Exhibitors Section
Single and Multi-Unit Independent Operators, Franchisees, Franchisors, Corporate Executives, Chefs, Unit Managers, Institutional Foodservice Providers, Hotels, Caterers, & More
- 61% independent operators
- 14% franchise/independent operators
- 79% make or influence purchasing decisions
- 74% are management-level
- 46% of those are owners, chefs, executive chefs, or corporate executives
- 44% of attendees do not attend other shows
- 80% of attendees rate TRA Marketplace as the most effective way to see new products
Reach beyond the boundaries of your booth and drive traffic by getting your brand in front of our restaurant and foodservice buyers.
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