Food Processing Expo 2018

Sacramento Convention Center

February 21 & 22, 2018

Many food processing industry leaders make the Expo a must-attend event and so should you. With more than 270 exhibitors and 2500 attendees - and growing each year - Food Processing Expo offers something for everyone.

In addition to the trade show floor, the Expo features two full days of informative educational sessions and numerous networking opportunities. The 2018 will also include the popular Tomato Processing School, a full-day educational workshop providing everything you need to know about the tomato processing operation.

Processor registration for the show is only $45 (early bird). CLFP affiliate members receive a discounted show registration - $110 - and also discounted exhibit rates.


Expo Keynote Speaker Steve Schmidt
Expo Keynote Speaker Steve Schmidt
Expo Educ Pavilion

Workshop & Speaker Schedule

Leading public affairs and political strategist Steve Schmidt will be the Expo's keynote speaker. Schmidt has served in many political roles, including working in key positions for President George W. Bush's Administration and leading the re-election campaign for California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger.

Food Processing Expo 2018 features two full days of educational workshops about a variety of topics of current interest to the food processing industry.

Check back here frequently for more information as speakers and workshops are added.

Day 1
. New Strategic Energy Management Programs
. Navigating Legal Medical Marijuana Use in the Workplace
. Wage and Hour Regulations Update
. It’s Complicated; Complying with the FSMA Foreign Supplier Verification Rule
. OSHA Regulations
. How to Build an Effective Apprenticeship Program

Day 2
Automation and Advanced Technology in Food Processing Facilities
. Finding a Co-Packer to Help Build Your Business
. Organic Certification for Processed Foods and Beverages
. Getting to the Next Level—Maintaining Your Corporate Culture as the Business Grows

Full Schedule


Sacramento Convention Center

California’s Capital City, Sacramento, is located in the heart of the fertile Central Valley.

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