Exhibitor Resources


Thank you for signing up to exhibit at the 2023 IFDA Solutions Conference in Fort Worth, Texas! We're excited to welcome everyone to the reimagined version of our annual industry gathering. This page will soon be updated with resources to help you prepare for the event, including our Exhibitor Services Kit, lead retrieval, and information on how to promote your show presence. 

Building Your Brand and Traffic at Your Booth (Exhibitor Training Session #2)
Wednesday, July 12 | 2:00 - 3:00 pm ET
Audience: Exhibitor Sales & Marketing Staff

This session will provide you with a guide to drive qualified booth traffic and tools to improve your ROI at IFDA's Solutions Conference. Participants will learn how to respond to changing attendee behaviors at events and why it’s important to actively market your presence before, during and after the event. We will cover the steps and elements of a successful marketing plan, and the marketing tools available from IFDA. A complete roam map to success at Solutions will be covered in this session.

Speakers: Cory Smith and Rich Anderson, Shepard Exposition Services

Miss this webinar? View a full recording here.
Access the presentation deck here.

Enhance Your Expo Experience (Exhibitor Training Session #1)
Audience: Exhibitor Tradeshow Operations Staff

Whether you're a seasoned pro or a newbie at IFDA, this exhibitor academy will help you navigate the planning for your exhibitor experience. We will provide you with a step-by-step guide to prepare – ordering services efficiently, planning and designing your booth and space, preparing your staff, and meeting your goals and objectives at IFDA. Join us and start your path to success.

Speakers: Cory Smith and Rich Anderson, Shepard Exposition Services

Miss this webinar? View a full recording here
Access the presentation deck here, and the Shephard Roadmap here

Exhibitor Service Manual

Tell us what's new!
Submit your information to let attendees what new products you will have at your booth. Exhibitors can submit what new products/innovative solutions they will have at the Solutions Conference and we will market and promote it to everyone!

Exhibitor Giveaways
Let us know what giveaways you plan to have for attendees and we will promote those prizes to drive traffic to your booth! Exhibitors will coordinate giveaway delivery with the attendee directly.

Sponsorship Opportunities
Promote your company and brand even further with a variety of different engagement options as you support the industry. Sponsorship of The IFDA Solutions Conference provides vendors the ability to build brand awareness with key foodservice distribution executives and leaders.

Innovation Lab Presentations
As exhibitors, you have the exclusive opportunity to sponsor an Innovation Lab and create your own 30-minute session on the show floor. Visit the Innovation Lab page to view the application and FAQs.