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Orange County Convention Center
2017 Florida Restaurant & Lodging Show
In the restaurant and foodservice industry, you're constantly looking for new ideas and the Florida Restaurant & Lodging Show is your source! From insightful education to palate-pleasing food and drink trends; new product options and idea generating special events - don't miss this opportunity to fine tune your business.
Where Breakthrough Ideas Are Found
We’ve Got What You’re Looking For …
The HOTTEST menu trends, STATE-OF-THE-ART design and décor, the BEST IN THE BUSINESS education, and our EXPANDED Food Trends Experience to name just a few - this is your one-stop source for everything you need!
Event Features and Highlights
Each has been developed to help you become more informed, more educated, more competitive and more profitable. Events include: Food Trends Experience, Culinary Demonstration Theater, Ferdinand Metz Foodservice Forum, ACF Culinary Competitions and Chefs Table Luncheons, New Product Gallery, Foodservice Council for Women and more!
Taste The Future
Be There First!
Find the new trends fast - its easy at our Food Trends Experience area! More than 100 food producers and purveyors will showcase their products in this tasting arena. Find your inspiration for fresh menu ideas that will delight customers and drive profits! And the Fresh From Florida Pavilion - your opportunity to source local, Florida offerings!
The Ferdinand Metz Foodservice Forum
Satisfy Your Thirst For Knowledge
More than 30 free seminars within the Ferdinand Metz Foodservice Forumare included with your registration. Learn the latest strategies for leveraging technology, using social media and developing your team. Gain insights on cutting costs and growing the bottom line. Brush up on best practices in restaurant operations, business strategies and trends in foodservice. This is your opportunity to gain a wealth of knowledge from some of the best minds in the restaurant and foodservice industry!
Exhibit Here...Your Business is Served.
The Florida Restaurant & Lodging Show is the only comprehensive industry event devoted to the Southeast U.S. restaurant, foodservice and hospitality market. The Show will provide you with a strategic forum to demonstrate your food products, technology and equipment as well as discuss service solutions with current customers and new prospects. The Florida Restaurant & Lodging Show is sponsored by the Florida Restaurant & Lodging Association, and produced and managed by Urban Expositions, the global leader in trade show management.
Not sure if you want to exhibit at or attend the 2017 Florida Restaurant & Lodging Show? See the panels below to get the information you need to make an informed decision.
Urban Expositions, LLC
2 Trap Falls, Suite 512
Shelton, CT 06484
Fast Food Establishments
Restaurant Architects & Designers
Corporate Dining Facilities
Past Attendee Statistics:
81% of attendees are involved in their company's purchasing decisions.
52% of attendees plan to spend at least $100,000 on products and services seen at the show, with 23% planning to spend more than $1 million.
2013 Attendance by: Type of Business (top 6 responses):
Hotel / Resort / Casino / Cruise Ship 8.0%
School District /Campus 12.9%
Pizzeria / Deli / Bakery 5.5%
Country / Membership Club 2.7%
Non-Hotel Banquet Facility 3.4%
2013 Attendance by: Position (top 6 responses):
Partner / Owner 33.4%
Education /Administrator 4.7%
Financial / Operations 3.7%
Urban Expositions, LLC
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