The Chicago Section IFT 2021 Suppliers' Expo will follow all local COVID-19 guidelines including wearing masks.

Expo Date: November 3, 2021

Chicago Section IFT Annual Suppliers' Expo - Exhibitor Information

Wednesday, November 3, 2021
Donald E. Stephens Center
5555 N. River Road
Rosemont, IL (Chicago)
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
> Suppliers' Expo Sponsorship
RETURNING in 2021! Lead Retrieval System - $120.00
Purchase Lead Retrieval
Track your leads! Using your smart phone, download the lead retrieval app and scan the badges of the attendees you talk to at the show! After the show download your leads in an excel spreadsheet. Full attendee list will still be available after the show.

Exhibitor's Kit
Order Extra Items/Shipping Information
The Largest Regional Food Technology Expo

Beware of exposition services scam. The only exhibitor services providing support to our event is the Rosemont Exposition Services (RES) as documented in the Exhibitor Kit. Do not use anyone outside of RES for the CSIFT Suppliers’ Expo.

RETURNING LOOK! Burgundy / Black / Gray drapery and Tuxedo carpet (black and white twead).
Carpet is included in the price again this year!

8:00-11:00 AM: Exhibitor Booth Set up
8:30-12:30 PM: Symposium
12:00-5:30 PM: Suppliers’ Expo
1:30-4:00 PM Product Showcases

Exhibitor Registration Information

Registrations received after October 1, 2021 will not be included in the exhibitor guide - but will be included in the supplement.

Badge Registration

Click here to register

Available again this year!
Ability to search for companies by product or service category.

Search Exhibitors

Link to your company listing in your email signature / marketing: (replace x with your booth number)

Suppliers' Night Logo
Here's a logo you can put in your signature for marketing.
> Suppliers' Night Logo

Booth Pricing
Carpet is included with all booths again this year.
Booth Price: $700
Electricity: $250
Extra 4 Foot Table: $100

The Chicago Section IFT will provide a 10’x10’ pipe and drape booth area with two 4’ draped tables, two chairs, waste basket, and a standard booth sign.

Refund Policy
$400.00 refundable prior to March 31, 2021
$200.00 refundable prior to June 31, 2021
No refunds after July 1, 2021. No Exceptions!
There is a limit of no more than 2 companies per booth.
You can view the Terms & Conditions PDF here

> Click here to view the Suppliers' Night floorplan.

Thanks for supporting Chicago Section IFTs Suppliers' Night!
How to Register Online
  1. View the map by clicking on the registration link:
    > Suppliers' Expo 2021 Registration
  2. Booths that are "green" are available. Booths that are "red" are already sold. Booths that are "blue" are in process of being reserved. Other color pins are Sponsors of the Expo.
  3. Booths are held for 20 minutes and will be released if registration is not completed at the end of 20 minutes.
  4. Click the pin of the booth you want to register. If you are registering multiple booths start with one booth and you'll be asked to add additional booths during the registration process.
  5. You will need to read and accept the payment terms to complete the booth registration.
  6. If you accidentally exit the registration page you can continue registration by reloading the booth map and there will be a green "Continue Registration" area shown.
  7. You can also order electricity and extra tables in the payment system.
  8. You will need to provide the following information:
    1. # of booths
    2. Booth number(s)
    3. Company name, address, phone, and url
    4. Company contact name, title, and email (to be listed in the exhibitor guide)
    5. Exhibitor contact information (who we should contact with SN 2021 info.)
    6. 50 word company description
    7. Product or service category (choose from list)

If you have any questions call the Business Office - 630-916-4960 or email or