FLAVORS OF CAROLINA has proven itself to be the most convenient and cost-effective way to reach a diverse group of buyers. This is your chance to get one-on-one time with retailers, distributors and food service professionals. Join us March 7, 2022 in Concord for this unique reception designed to help bring awareness to your products and boost your sales.
What is Flavors of Carolina? This event is an upscale food show where North Carolina products are proudly on display. As an exhibitor, this is your opportunity to showcase your products and be discovered by retailers, distributors, restaurants, etc. Be prepared to provide samples, discuss pricing and ask the buyers how you can get your products into their stores or on their restaurant’s menu.
As an exhibitor, you will:
- Meet in-person with a diverse group of buyers
- Highlight new products and/or build brand awareness
- Network with industry peers
- Strengthen relationships with existing buyers and distributors
- Build new business connections
Make plans to stay for two days to take full advantage of our additional business development opportunities
On March 8th, NCDA will host a Grower/Buyer Exchange. This will be an opportunity for growers and manufacturers to meet in pre-scheduled short sessions. We will announce which retailers and foodservice wholesale distributor(s) will be participating soon. Sessions will be limited to companies, who are not currently doing business with these retailers or foodservice distributor(s). Categories of interest are still under review. The day will be structured in 15-minute, one-on-one sessions beginning at 8:00 AM and ending at 4:00 PM. Registration will be limited to one session with each retailer/wholesaler represented. The Eventbrite platform will be used to officially register and secure your time slot. Look for more details and link to register soon.
Who is invited? Top officials and buyers from individual restaurants to foodservice distributors to major grocery chains and specialty stores will attend.
Watch the video below for a taste of Flavors of Carolina!
Registration Deadline: December 1, 2021
March 7, 2022
2:00 pm - 6:30 pm
$275 per booth (You may purchase up to two booths.)
Embassy Suites Charlotte - Concord
5400 John Q. Hammons Dr NW
Embassy Suites Charlotte - Concord5400 John Q. Hammons Dr NW