This one-of-a-kind conference will unite more than 6,000 attendees from school nutrition, industry and allied organizations, for an unparalleled networking and educational experience!
The School Nutrition Event of the Year
Whether you’re a seasoned school nutrition professional, industry member, or new to the K-12 foodservice community, you’ll find educational opportunities at ANC that will broaden your knowledge and provide practical information you can use immediately.
When thousands of school nutrition professionals from across the country come together, it’s a one-of-a-kind networking experience you don’t want to miss!
ANC hosts the largest and most exciting exhibit hall in school nutrition! Explore the newest and most cutting-edge food, beverage, supply, equipment and service solutions for your school nutrition operation.
At ANC, you’ll learn both the “nuts and bolts” to the latest hot topics with 100+ offerings scheduled for the conference. Plus, you can earn all your training hours for Professional Standards in one place and at one conference!
SNA’s Annual National Conference (ANC) is the can’t-miss school nutrition event of the year. Each July, thousands of school nutrition professionals from across the country gather for four days of informative and inspiring sessions, endless exhibits and unparalleled networking opportunities. And each year they report back that one of their favorite aspects about the conference is the ANC Exhibit Hall. So, if your target market includes K-12 foodservice, then ANC is the perfect opportunity to GROW your business.
The Exhibit Hall is the heart of ANC, consistently reported by the thousands of attendees as their favorite part of the conference. This is where school nutrition directors, managers and employees comb through aisles, looking for that perfect product to boost their program’s menus and efficiency. The hall teems with decision makers and school representatives eager to meet with you face-to-face, learn about your company and build a business relationship that can last for years to come.
By exhibiting at ANC, you not only benefit from the opportunity to generate and close sales leads, strengthen and build relationships and gain valuable feedback, but also demonstrate your support for feeding the nation’s school children, a commitment cherished and valued by school nutrition professionals.
List of Exhibitor Product Categories:
Cheese, Ice Cream, Milk, Yogurt
A la carte, Beverages/Water, Cookies/Cakes, Crackers, Puddings/Desserts, Snack Foods
Canned/Dehydrated, Fresh, Frozen, Juices
Breads/Related Products, Cereals, Pasta, Rice
Information & Resources
Commodity/Grower Groups, Consultants, Marketing/Promotional Materials, Nutrition Education, Staff Training, Miscellaneous, Purchasing Cooperative
Ingredients & Extras
Baking Ingredients, Dressings, Gravies/Sauces/Bases, Spices/Seasonings/Herbs, Sweeteners
Disposers/Waste Handling, Fryers, Kiosks/Bars/Servers/Dispensers, Ovens/Warmers/Broilers, Refrigerators/Freezers, Steam Cooking Equipment, Storage/Shelving, Tables/Furniture, Transport Cabinets/Carriers, Vending Machines, Warewashing, Miscellaneous
Chinese, Italian, Mexican, Pizza, Sandwiches, Soups, Miscellaneous
Beef, Eggs, Fish/Seafood, Nuts and Beans, Pork, Poultry, Soy, Vegetable Protein
Blenders/Food Processors, Cookware, Cutlery/Servingware/Choppers, Menu Boards/Signage, Scales/Timers/Thermometers, Miscellaneous
Cleaning Products/Cloths/Mops/Brooms, Disposable Serviceware/Paper Products, Trays/Utensils/Flatware, Uniforms/Aprons/Gloves, Miscellaneous
Computer Hardware, Computer Software, Point of Sale, Registers, Web Services/Suppliers, Miscellaneous
The School Nutrition Association (SNA, formerly American School Food Service Association) is a national, nonprofit professional organization representing more than 57,000 members who provide high-quality, low-cost meals to students across the country.