Author Archives: Belinda K.

Beware of Spam Email

Several people have reported to us that overnight they received a spam message with the subject line “PMA Certifcation Update”. Please DO NOT open the attachment.  This email was not sent from an official PMA email box.  See the picture below for what the email content looks like. If you have any questions, please email […]
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Don’t forget to reach out to press and media!

Media from across the supply chain will be in attendance at Foodservice conference. To get the most recent list media attending Foodservice, email Cassidy Taylor at ctaylor@pma.com.   Here are some ways you can leverage the media list to boost your promotional efforts and drive buyers to your booth: Upload up to 5 press releases to […]
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Deadline Alert!

Below are some very important deadlines that are approaching in the next few weeks. To see the full list of deadlines, please review the Exhibitor Checklist. Monday, July 10 – Booth Order Discount Deadline Save money by placing orders for everything in your booth before July 10. After this date vendor pricing may increase on things such as […]
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Hotel Reservations Deadline – Tomorrow – July 6, 2017

Have you booked your hotel rooms yet for Foodservice Conference? If not, don’t delay!  The last day to make hotel reservations or cancel them without penalty is tomorrow, July 6, 2017. For more information on policies, rates, and to make reservations review the Foodservice Housing Website. Reservations must be made through our official housing office, Expovision, in […]
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Shipping and Material Handling Made Easy

Save time, money, and frustration!  Use our step-by-step instructions for shipping and material handling to ensure your booth materials and perishable product arrive and are handled safely and economically.  Remember – you’ll find all this info and more in the full exhibitor service kit. Important dates/info to consider: June 23, 2017 – July 24, 2017:  Booth materials (no perishable product!) […]
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Deadline Reminders

Below are some very important deadlines that are approaching in the next few weeks.  To see the full list of deadlines, please review the Exhibitor Checklist. June 23 – Badge Registration Deadline Last day to register your badges in order to have them mailed in advance is June 23.  Badges will be mailed out on July […]
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Reserve your Foodservice Conference hotel rooms before they sell out!

Hotel rooms in Monterey always go quickly.  Don’t wait too long to book your rooms, or you may miss out on the discounted rates offered to Foodservice exhibitors and attendees. Remember, hotel reservations are managed by Expovision, our OFFICIAL housing vendor.  If you book your hotel rooms through any other source, PMA cannot guarantee the legitimacy […]
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Connect face-to-face with operators and distributors

Upgrade your booth with guaranteed one-on-one meetings, set up by PMA, with Foodservice Operators & Distributors! Increase your visibility: Take this opportunity to meet with operators/distributors specifically seeking your product, before they even hit the Expo floor. PMA will set-up face-to-face meetings with at least 6 different buyer companies, for 10 minutes each, opening the door […]
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Directory Deadline – This Week – June 9

You have until this Friday, June 9, 2017 at 5 p.m. EDT to update your listing for the printed edition of the Foodservice directory, distributed to more than 1,800 attendees on-site in Monterey. Be sure to update your products and company profile. Updates made after June 9 will be shown in the online directory only. Check out these 8 ways […]
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Want your badges mailed in advance?

Register your badges by June 23 if you wish to have badges mailed in advance (badges will be mailed out on July 6 to exhibitors in the continental U.S only). Each booth comes with: (3) Booth worker badges– these badges provide access to the show floor before, during and after shows hours. (1) Full conference pass– this […]
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