Much of the food distribution industry was to gather in Chicago at the weekend for five big events. Leading the slate is the annual Food Marketing Institute convention at McCormick Place. That show is to be joined there by four others this year. They are: the United Produce convention, All Things Organic, The Fancy Food Show and U.S. Food Export Showcase.
Each event has its own exhibit space and activities. In all, the five shows are expected to occupy about a million square feet. Att