Upcoming Events & Tradeshows
Southern California IFT Suppliers’ Night 2017
Disneyland Hotel Exhibition Hall | Anaheim, CA | Wednesday, March 8, 2017
Barrington Booth # 1526
Connie and Julie will be representing Barrington at the annual SCIFT Suppliers’ Night Expo. The Southern California IFT Supplier’s Night Expo is an active, vibrant show, perfect for discovering the latest ingredients, new concepts and unique products! Free admission for industry professionals. Register now to experience the largest number of ingredient suppliers at a local IFT show!
Southern California IFT raises money to fund scholarships and grants for food science students and universities with food science programs. The Supplier’s Night Expo is the most important financial building event of the year.
3:30 – 8:00 pm
After-show Reception will be held from 8:00 – 10:00 pm.
For more information and to register to attend, visit www.scifts.net.
Natural Products Expo West
Anaheim Convention Center | Anaheim, CA | March 10-12, 2017
With so many available workshops, conferences and events, Natural Products Expo West is one of our favorite shows to attend. This year will be no exception as Chris, Julie and Connie will be enjoying the warm California weather and meeting with customers and suppliers alike. If you would like to meet with one of them, be sure to let us know!
Natural Products Expo West continues to be the must see event for anyone is the natural, organic, and healthy products industry. The show is expected to attract over 100,000 industry professionals to Anaheim this year!
Friday, March 10th 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Saturday, March 11th 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sunday, March 12th 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
For more information and to register to attend, visit expowest.com.
Global Pet Expo 2017
Orange County Convention Center | Orlando, FL | March 22-24, 2017
Steve will be headed back to Orlando to experience Global Pet Expo for another year to explore the trends and new companies entering the animal market. This show is a pure treat to attend as an animal lover, full of products, gadgets and food for our furry friends.
Global Pet Expo is the largest annual trade show for the pet industry, featuring the newest innovative pet products on the market today. The Global Pet Expo is presented by the American Pet Products Association (APPA) and Pet Industry Distributors Association (PIDA) Global Pet Expo is not open to the general public, but features over 1000 exhibitors showing thousands of new product launches!.
Wednesday, March 22nd 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Thursday, March 23rd 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Friday, March 24th 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
For more information and to register to attend, visit Global Pet Expo.
91st DCAT Annual Dinner
New York Hilton Midtown | New York, NY | Thursday, March 23, 2017
Anna and Stu look forward every year to attending the Annual DCAT Dinner. 2017’s black-tie affair features guest speakers David Cameron and Craig Ferguson.
The Drug, Chemical & Associated Technologies Association (DCAT) powers relationships and industry knowledge for companies engaged in the business of pharmaceutical development and manufacturing. DCAT has been providing a community for industry representative for over 125 years.
For more information, visit www.DCAT.org.
Kansas City Convention Center | Kansas City, MO | April 4-5, 2017
Barrington Booth # 404
We are thrilled to be returning to Petfood Forum again this year. We love our furry friends here at Barrington, so it’s easy for us to get excited about the changes the industry is making to improve the health and lifestyle of our four-legged friends! Register today and plan to visit our booth to find out how we can add quality, value ingredients to your formulas.
If you are a member of the Petfood manufacturing industry, the Petfood Forum is the most important show of the year to attend. Petfood Forum has been the industry’s premier global trade show event for 24 years. The event is packed full of executive-level conferences, education and an exclusive exhibition of industry suppliers, co-packers and service providers.
Tuesday, April 4th 9:30 am – 6:30 pm
Wednesday, April 5th 8:30 am – 3:00 pm
For more information and to register to attend, visit petfoodforumevents.com.
New York IFT Suppliers’ Day 2017
Garden State Exhibit Center | Somerset, NJ | Wednesday, April 5, 2017
Barrington Booth# 615
Anna will be representing Barrington in New Jersey for the annual NYIFT Suppliers’ Day.
The New York Institute of Food Technologists, Inc., will hold its Annual Suppliers’ Day. This event is open to all those doing business within the Food and related industries interested in participating with over 250 company representatives in one place on one afternoon.
2:00 – 7:00 pm
For more information and to register to attend, visit NYIFTSuppliersDay.com.
Ingredient Marketplace 2017
The Orlando World Center Marriott | Orlando, FL | April 18-20, 2017
Ingredient Marketplace is back in Orlando again this year. Stu, Anna and Steve will be walking the show and taking advantage of the extra time to meet with a lot more of our favorite customers!
Ingredient Marketplace is where buyers and sellers connect for exploration and innovation. Ingredient buyers and sellers from around the world will discover an expo hall filled with over 275 booths and have the opportunity to learn from renowned speakers, training programs and presentations.
Wednesday, April 19th 12:30 – 6:00 pm
Thursday, April 20th 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
For more information and to register to attend, visit Ingredient Marketplace.
The NASC Annual Conference
Crowne Plaza New Orleans French Quarter | New Orleans, LA | May 16-18, 2017
Barrington Booth # 33
This is our second year as an approved NASC vendor and we are looking forward to experience the annual conference in New Orleans this year! This educational conference is jam packed with information, speakers, networking and so much more! Don’t miss keynote speaker Dr. Martha Rogers.
The National Animal Supplement Council is a non-profit industry group dedicated to protecting and enhancing the health of companion animals and horses throughout the United States. Formed in 2001, NASC continues to improve and standardize the animal health supplement industry with it’s Quality Seal Program. The seal is a way for consumers to know that when they buy a product, they buy from a reputable company that has successfully completed a facility audit.
Tuesday, May 16th 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Wednesday, May 17th 2:00 – 8:30 pm
Thursday, May 18th 7:00 am – 9:00 pm
For more information visit NASC.
NIA West Spring Meeting
The Montage Laguna Beach | Laguna Beach, CA | May 22-24, 2017
The Montage is an incredible way to spend experience the NIA West Spring Conference. Golf and outdoor excursions are a great way to enjoy the weather and network with others in the industry and Stu, Chris, Connie and Julie plan to take full advantage of their time in California.
This May, industry professionals will gather again for the Nutrition Industry Association’s annual Spring meeting. In keeping with the tradition to “meet, educate and collaborate”, education sessions will be mixed with networking events, and time for planning and realization. More than 115 companies and 250 people will be in attendance, all of whom will have the chance to connect with colleagues, meet new people, gather information on the latest issues impacting our industry, and even do a little business.
For more information and to join NIA West, visit NIA-West.com.
CRN’s 143th Annual Day on the Hill
Washington, DC | June 21, 2017
This is Stu’s 4th year attending CRN’s Day on the Hill.
CRN’s Day on the Hill brings together CRN members from across the nation to Capitol Hill for a full day of legislative networking and face-to-face time with members of Congress and their staff. The Day gives members an active role in promoting CRN’s mission of advocating for a more responsible and sustained environment to best develop, manufacture and market dietary supplements and functional foods.
For more information and to join CRN, visit CRNUSA.org.
Natural Products Expo East
Baltimore Convention Center | Baltimore, MD | September 14-16, 2017
With so many available workshops, conferences and events, Natural Products Expo East is one of our favorite shows to attend. This year will be no exception as Stu, Steve, Chris and Anna are headed to Baltimore to participate.
Natural Products Expo East continues to be the east coast’s largest natural, organic, and healthy products event, attracting over 25,000 industry professionals and 1,750 exhibits to the Baltimore Convention Center.
To be announced
For more information and to register to attend, visit expoeast.com.
SupplySide West 2017
Mandalay Bay Convention Center | Las Vegas, NV | September 25-29, 2017
Barrington Booth # JJ171
SupplySide West is always the biggest show for us at Barrington. We are ecstatic to be headed to Vegas this year! Make “Barrington Row” one of your first stops as you won’t want to miss the party!
SupplySide West offers cutting edge scientific innovation and strategic education opportunities, plus crucial networking opportunities that help build beneficial business relationships.
Wednesday, September 27th 10:00 am – 5:30 pm
Thursday, September 28th 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
For more information and to register to attend, visit SupplySide West.
Chicago Section IFT Suppliers’ Night 2017
Donald E. Stephens Center | Rosemont, IL | November 1, 2017
Barrington Booth # 1006
This will be our fifth year exhibiting at Chicago Section IFT Suppliers’ Night. Steve is working hard to make Chicago a home away from home and is excited to see so many of his customers all at one show.
Join more than 3,000 food technology professionals and celebrate Suppliers’ Night in style! Participate in one of the nation’s largest regional food technology exhibitions. Accomplish in one afternoon what might otherwise take a year of appointments. Attendance is FREE!
Wednesday, November 1st 12:00 pm – 6:30 pm
For more information and to register to attend, visit Chicago IFT Suppliers Night.