The 2020 IFDA DSC is going virtual this fall!

Based on input from our Distribution Solutions Conference Planning Council, made up of 15+ foodservice distributors, the decision has been made to move the in-person Conference to a virtual program. The IFDA team is hard at work making the transition and more information will be available by the end of July.

The virtual platform will feature a robust and all encompassing platform for our Allied Members and Exhibitors. We are planning to feature:
  • Distribution Attendee Lists prior to DSC Direct to set appointments and see who is coming!
  • Video chats with customers
  • Networking Opportunities
  • Marketing and promotional opportunities
  • Logo and Product showcases
  • Giveaways
  • Sponsorships
  • Innovation Lab Upgrades
  • Custom Exhibitor Booth
  • Leaderboard to win prizes for attendees based on activities and booth visits

 View the DSC DIRECT Exhibitor Opportunity Prospectus

Download the DSC DIRECT Exhibitor Application

Deadline to Register to Exhibit is October 9, 2020.
   
All Allied members have access to the booth credit of $2,795 and are eligible to participate.
 
For more information about participating, please contact:
Matt Witt, mwitt@ifdaonline.org or 703-532-9400 ext. 9945.

FAQ's

If I am a current exhibitor what happens to my booth space?
Please review the exhibitor prospectus for benefits and investment levels There are three levels: Basic, Premier, and Executive. Your exhibit level will depend on your prior booth size and investment committed to DSC. Specific details and committment forms will be sent in August.

What are my options regarding exhibit space and/or sponsorship payments I’ve already made?
  • Use a deposit of payments made towards your virtual booth at the 2020 DSC Direct virtual program. Exhibitors who select this option will receive top booth selection priority as it relates to the 2021 IFDA Distribution Solutions Conference. (Before Opening Booth Selection for all non-exhibitors)
  • Transfer your full deposit payments to the 2021 IFDA Distributions Solutions Conference. Exhibitors who choose this option will receive the same amount of exhibit space and sponsorship regardless if booth costs increase.
  • Request a refund of your full payment. Refunds will be processed to your original form of payment (please allow 60 days for receipt). Please note that 2021 IFDA DSC rates may increase, and you will be invoiced to pay the higher rate when you submit your application for exhibit space or sponsorship next year.
What happens to future DSC's?
We fully expect to hold the DSC in person again. We are scheduled for Ft. Worth, TX, September 12-14, 2021.

I haven't registered to exhibit yet, how do I participate?
Simply complete Exhibit Application and send it in!

Who has secured a booth for DSC?
Please refer to the IFDA DSC page.

 


The Distribution Solutions Conference by the numbers

 

Exhibitors: 170+
Attendance: 1,500+                      
Workshops: 30+
Expo Floor: 40,000 SF
and over 15 hours of Networking!

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What companies attend each year?

Ace Endico Corp.
AirwaysFreight
ARCOP (Arby's Supply Chain)
Associated Food Stores
Associated Grocers
Attribytes LLC
AWG
Balford
Ben E. Keith Company
Brown Foodservice, Inc.
Burlington Distributing Company
Burris Logistics
Butts Foods, Inc
Capitol City Produce
Capitol Distributing, Inc.
Cash-Wa Distributing
Challenge Dairy Products, Inc.
Cheney Brothers, Inc.
Chick-fil-A, Inc.
Christ Panos Foods Corporation
Church Point Wholesale
CIMC Capital
City Line Distributors
CLI Transport LP/Sheetz Distribution Services
Colony Foods
Core-Mark Corporate HQ
COST CLUB LIMITED
Cotati Food Service
Curtze Food Service
Dairyland USA Corp.
Deli-Boy, Inc.
Dennis Paper & Foodservice Company
Diaz Wholesale & Mfg. Co., Inc.
DiCarlo Distributors, Inc.
Disney Worldwide Services, Inc.
Dot Foods Transportation, Inc.
Dot Foods, Inc.
Driscoll Foods
DWC Specialties (Dough Works Co.)
Eby-Brown Company
EXE Logistics Solutions LLC
FDA/ORA
FEMSA
Florida Food Service, Inc.
Food Supply, Inc.
FoodPro Corporation
Foster Caviness
Fresh Forward Inc.
FreshPoint Central Florida
Fricks Industrial Concrete Floors
Frosty Acres Brands
Future Perfect Partners
G & C Foods
Gem State Distributors Inc.
Georgia College & State University
 
Ginsberg's Foods, Inc.
Golbon
Golden State Foods Corp.
Good Source Solutions, Inc.
Gordon Food Service
Harbor Wholesale Foods
Hardies Fresh Foods
Hector Larivee Inc.
Henry's Foods, Inc.
Hillcrest Foodservice
Honor Foods, Inc.
I Supply Company
IFMC, INC.
Inter-County Bakers
IPC / SUBWAY
IWC Food Service
J. Polep Distribution Services
Jacmar Foodservice Distribution
Jake's Finer Foods
Johnson Bros. Bakery Supply, Inc.
KAST Distributors Inc.
KeHE Distributors
Keiter Advisors
Kohl Wholesale
Kool Shield
Lamb Weston
Legacy Foodservice Alliance
Littler Mendelson P.C.
Loffredo Fresh Produce Co., Inc.
Maplevale Farms, Inc.
Martin Bros. Distributing Co., Inc.
McLane Company
McLane Foodservice
Merchants Foodservice
Merchants Grocery Company, Inc.
Merlino Foods
Midwest Foods & Liquor
Mitchell Grocery Corp.
Modern Distributors Inc.
Napoli Foods
National Private Truck Council (NPTC)
Natures Cargo
Nicholas & Company, Inc.
Northern Haserot Food Service
NPKF
Pacific Coast Fruit Company
Palmer Family of Companies
Palmer Food Services
Panera Bread, LLC
Paragon Food Service, Inc.
Penn Jersey Paper Company
PepsiCo Global Foodservice
PepsiCo, Inc.
Performance Food Group
Performance Foodservice
Phillips Distribution
Preferred Produce
Premier ProduceOne
Prime Source Foods
Pro*Act
Quaker Valley Foods Inc
Quality Custom Distribution
QUIKTRIP
Reinhart
Reinhart Foodservice
Renzi Foodservice, Inc.
Reyes Holdings
Royal Food Service
S & W Wholesale Foods, LLC
Saladino's Foodservice
Scavuzzo's Foodservice Company
Schiff's Food Service, Inc.
SGC Foodservice
Shamrock Foods Company
Sheetz
Smithfield
Sofo Foods
Soft Stuff
Soft Stuff Distributors
Southeast Food Distribution
Southeastern Food Merchandisers
Southwest Traders Incorporated
Springfield Grocer Company
Stanz Foodservice, Inc.
Starbucks Coffee Company
Suisan Company, Limited
Sunrise Fresh Produce
Sysco Corporation
Tankersley Foodservice LLC
Target
The Anderson DuBose Company
The Chefs Warehouse
Thomas O. Miller & Company, Inc.
Troyer Foods, Inc.
Turner Dairy Farms
UniPro Foodservice, Inc.
United Natural Foods, Inc.
Universal Orlando
Upper Lakes Foods Inc.
US Foods
US Foods (HQ)
Van Eerden Foodservice
Vitco Distributors, Inc.
Wegmans
Westside Foods
Wood Fruitticher Food Service
Y. Hata & Co., Ltd.
  

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