Dogwood IFT Food Industry Expo
October 29, 2019• Cabarrus Arena & Event Center• Concord, NC
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Everyone you need to speak with, all in one place!

The first 100 guests to register will receive a special gift
when they arrive at the Expo!

The Dogwood section, Institute of Food Technologists is your host for a day of food technology related activities. It's your opportunity to get up to speed with new innovations and become more effective at your position.
..while socializing with industry friends!

Free Admission- we ask that you bring a food item to donate to an area
Back Pack program, providing weekend food to children in need, in lieu of an admission charge. Thanks to all who were so generous in 2018!

  • Free Food Industry Guide including exhibiting companies listed by product category.
    A directory of all exhibitors is in a separate section for your quick reference!

  • Free Parking!

  • Free Game Card to enter our "Door Prize Scavenger Hunt". Visit the tables of as many of our prize donors as you can and increase your chances of winning a great gift!

  • Free Entry! Stop by the Mystery Key Table and take a chance at winning an instant prize in our "Mystery Key Game"!

  • Free admission to the Technical Seminars.
  • Free, terrific give-aways, taste samples and sample recipes.

  • Casual Reception, following the Expo at Cabarrus Brewing Co.. Tickets only $25, includes Mexican buffet, cash bar.

Save the date!

Invite your clients and co-workers!


Show Schedule

Technical Seminars

10AM - 2PM


2:00 PM - 5 PM

Wind-Down Reception

5:30 PM - ? Cabarrus Brewing Company