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New England Food Show Hosts Over 350 Exhibitors for the 2014 Event

Portland, Maine (PRWEB) March 05, 2014

The New England Food Show, coming up March 16-18, 2014 at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center in Boston, MA, will host over 350 exhibitors for the 2014 event. The show is sponsored primarily by the Massachusetts Restaurant Association, and partners with other regional retail, specialty and hospitality groups.

The New England Food Show 2014 exhibitors include food and equipment manufacturers, agents and suppliers, food and equipment distributors, dealers, brokers and traders featuring products for retail food, foodservice, and restaurant buyers in the New England market. The exhibitor list to-date includes the following companies:


2R-Health Inc

85 Beacon Group

AC RadioCom

Acana Northeast inc.

Accardi Foods

Accutech Packaging

Adore Floors

ADT Security Services

Advantage Payroll Services

Advantage Waypoint


Against The Grain Gourmet

Alcoholic Beverages Control Commission


Altro Floors and Walls

American By-Products Co., Inc.

American Express OPEN

American Metalcraft

American Trading Company

Aralia Olive Oils

Arthur J. Kaufman Sales Co

Artisan Square

ASAP Fire & Safety corp.

ASIA etc., LLC

ASK Foods, Inc.

Assured Computing Technologies, Inc

Astar Inc

Atlantic Awning

Atlantic Capes Fisheries Inc..

Atlantic Natural Foods

Atlas Watersystems, Inc

August A Busch & Co.of MA

Australian Beef & Lamb

Auto Fry/Motion Technology

Averill’s Sharper Uniforms

Avery Dennison

Bacall & Conniff, PC – Financial Management & Restaurant Accounting

Bagel Land

Baker Commodities

Bamboo Studio

Bank of America Merchant

Barilla America Inc

Baxter Bakery Products

BelGioioso Cheese Inc

Berkel Equipment

Bermar America Wine Preservation Systems

Black Bear Coatings & Concrete

Blake HIll Preserves

Blount Fine Foods

Blue Elephant

Bluefin Consultants

BoldWood Interiors

Book Ends

Bookbinder Specialties

Boston Gourmet Chefs

Boston Salads & Prepared Foods

Boston Showcase Company

BriCins Inc

Broaster Company (The)

Brownie Brittle by Sheila G

Bugambilia International Inc

Bulldog Packaging

Canada Beef Inc.

Carando Gourmet Foods

CardTronics ATM

Carlisle FoodService Products

Carrier Transicold of Boston

Catania Spagna Corp

CC-Teknologies Inc.

Ceylon Vanilla Company

Champignon North America, Inc.

Chef Works

CHEFfield Presentation

Chef’s Fun Foods

Christy’s Truck Rental


Comcast Business Class

Connecticut gourmet, LLC

Continental Refrigerator

Cool Air Creations, Inc.

Costa Fruit & Produce Co

Cove Risk Services LLC

CR Peterson Associates

Crabbies Alcoholic Ginger Beer & Kronenbourg 1664 Blanc St. Killian Importing

Crescent Duck Farm

Crown Uniform & Linen Service

Current Specialties LLC

Dansko by Alexander’s Uniforms


Dave Swain Associates

Dexter-Russell Inc

Digital Dining

Dimitria Delights Inc.

Dining Alliance

Dining du Jour, LLC

Dining Out with Bruce Newbury

Dominion Liquid Technologies LLC

Donper America

Drew’s, LLC

Drum Rock Products

Dudson USA

Duralex USA

Duro-Last Roofing Inc.


East Coast Fire and Ventilation, Inc.

Eastern Food Service Equipment

Ecolab Inc

Economy Cash Register & POS Systems


Edibles By Jack

El Recreo Estate Coffee

Elite Seating LLC

Eloma Combi Ovens

Emile Henry USA Corp

Emuamericas, LLC


Equipex Ltd

Espresso Plus

Europena Ingredients Inc.

Fagor Commercial

Falvey Linen Supply

Famoso Gourmet Imports, LLc

Fantini Bakery

Fillo Factory

Finger Food Products, Inc.

Flavour Strategy

Flying Food Group

Focus Hospitality Sales LLC

Fontanini Italian Meats and Sausages

Food Warming Equipment Co Inc

Foodservice East

Force 4 Photography, LLC

Fore Green Solutions /Henny Penny of New England

Forrester Flooring

Fortessa Tableware Solutions

Freshly Squeezed

Frione Marketing LLC

Front of the House

Fruit Fly Bar Pro

Galaxy Desserts

Gasket Guy of SE MA


Gelato Giuliana LLC

General Linen Service, Inc.

General Truck Center

George’s Bakery Products Inc

Golden Cannoli Shells Co., Inc.

Gonnella Frozen Products, Inc

Goose Island Beer Company

Gopinion, Inc.

Gosling’s Rum

Gracious Gourmet (The)

Grand Rapids Chair Company

GrandTen Distilling

Griffin Connect/The Griffin Report

Gringo Jack’s

Grosfillex Contract Furniture

Gulf Oil/Gulf Electricity

Gunter Wilhelm Cutlery

Hale and Hearty Soups

Hancock Gourmet Lobster Company

Harbar LLC


Harbortouch Atlantic / EAG Payroll

Heartland Payment Systems


Heritage Berkshire

Highland Foods, LLC

Himalayan Salt Co.

Hobart Corporation

Holland Hospitality Group

Hollowick Inc

Hope’s Country Fresh Cookies

Hoshizaki New England Distribution Center, Inc

Humane Society International

Imperial Bag & Paper Co., LLC

Independent Electric Supply


Italimport Inc.

Ivy’s Fine Cakes

Jack’s Custom Woodworking


James Ritteman Cash Registers

Jason Trucks Inc

JBS Imports

Jens & Marie

Jim’s Organic Coffee

JLine, Inc.

JN Kidds Distributor


Jones Dairy Farm

Joseph’s Pasta Co

Kabobs Inc

Kent Precision Foods Group

Kettle Cuisine Inc

Kettler International Inc

Kikkoman Sales USA

Kitchen Magic

Kolo Draft


Koppert Cress USA

La Flor Products Co., Inc.

La Ronga Bakery

Lactalis Culinary

LaMarca and Sons Inc



Libbey Foodservice

Lilly’s Fresh Pasta

LMC Surgibuns

Long Range Systems

Loumidis Foods

M & M Label Co. Inc.

MA Department of Fire Services

Mancini Packing Co.

Mangia, Inc.

Maplebrook Farm

Market Forge Industries Inc

Marsal and Sons Inc

Mass Partnership for Food Safety

Massachusetts Restaurant Assoc

Mauviel USA

MCR Technologies

Mello’s Sausage Company, Inc.

Metromedia Energy Inc

Metropolitan Linen Services

MIC Food

MICROS Systems, Inc.

Midtown Markets

Mike’s Pies

Modern Pest Services

MultiGrains Bakery

Nardi/S.I.T. Inc.

Nationwide Uniform Express, Inc.


NCR Aloha

Nespresso For Business

New Brunswick International Inc

New England Seating

New England Tea & Coffee

Newport Biodiesel

Norex Enterprises, Inc.

North Star Rental Systems

Northeast Laboratory Services

Northeast Stainless, Inc.

NorthStar Insurance Services, Inc.

NuCO2 Inc



OpenTable, Inc.

Oreck Vacuums/Bissell Big Green Commercial

Otto Trading Inc

Outdoor Living Designs

Ovention Ovens

Owens Corning Residential Products of Boston

Paino Organics LLC

Palenquera Exotic Fruit

Park National Bank Funding Solutions

PastryStar/dba Amero Foods

Paul W Marks Company Inc


PC Music

Peavey Electronics

Piantedosi Baking Company Inc

Piper Products

Planet Satellite

Poppi Al’s Inc



Quality Life (The)

QuickLabel Systems

R. Murphy Knives

Rao’s Coffee Roasting Company

Ray’s New York Bagel

RealFood Consulting

Reid Label & Graphics

Renewal by Andersen Boston

Rentokil North America Pest Control

Rescom Exteriors Inc.

Restaurant Depot

Retail Control Solutions

RGB Architects

Rhineland Cutlery

RI Hospitality Association

Richer Pour Wine Company


Robot Coupe – Butkevich Associates

Robot Coupe USA

Rockport Specialty Seafoods

Root! Foods

Rosle USA

Rotella’s Italian Bakery

S & D Coffee / Victor Coffee


Seco Select

Serralles USA

ServSafe/National Restaurant Association

Sheila G /Vintage Italia

Sid Wainer & Son



Silverleaf Resorts


Smart Restaurant Products

Snapchef Culinary Staffing and Training


Somerset Industries Inc

Sonic Drive In


Sparrow Enterprises Ltd

Spence – Wells Associates

Spindrift Beverage Co, LLC

Standley Sales Co.

Stash Tea Company

Steelite International

Sterno Candle Lamp

Stonewall Kitchen, Ltd.


Stuffed Foods LLC.

Summit Spring Water

Sunrise Marketing/epunched

Supreme Corporation Inc

Swing Labels, LLC


Swisher International, Inc.

Sysco Boston LLC

Tablecraft Products

Tarlow Breed Hart & Rodgers, PC – Albert A DeNapoli, Esq.

Taylor Freezer Of New England

Tech Logistics

Tech Transport

The Culinary Institute of America

TinderPro Firewood

Toast POS

Tony’s Clam Chowder

Torani/R. Torre & Company

Traditional Breads Inc

TransAct Technologies

Traulsen Refrigeration

TriMark Disposables

TriMark United East

True Food Service Equipment

True Manufacturing

TurningPoint Systems


Ultimate Textile

UMASS Hospitality and Tourism Mgmt Dept

Unicorr Packaging


United Citrus Products

Unity Food Sales

Vermont Soy LLC

Victorinox Swiss Army

Vollrath Company, LLC


Walco Stainless

Wexler Packaging Products

Whit’s Media

Wikki Stix Co.

Wolf Equipment

Write Touch POS – East Commerce Solutions


Zinneken’s Belgian waffles

Industry professionals and buyers wishing to attend can register at http://www.nefs-expo.com, or by calling 508-743-8579. Registrants who belong to state restaurant or specialty associations receive discounted registration.

Companies interested in exhibiting at the 2014 New England Food Show should contact Beth Schultz, sales(at)nefs-expo.com.

About New England Food Show

The New England Food Show is produced by Diversified Communications. Sponsored by the Massachusetts Restaurant Association and supported by other New England state restaurant, retail, hospitality and specialty food associations, NEFS is the region’s largest and most attended trade show for retail food and foodservice buyers and professionals. http://www.nefs-expo.com

About Diversified Communications

Diversified Business Communications provides information and market access through magazine publishing, online resources and trade exhibitions on four continents. Diversifieds core markets include the commercial marine, natural and organic, food and seafood industries. In addition, they produce leading events across several markets such as finance, building and construction, healthcare and textiles. http://www.divcom.com

Qualified Media (approval required) interesting in covering the event can register for free at http://www.nefs-expo.com.

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Follow Your Taste Buds to Tennessee for Spring Food Festivals

Nashville, TN (PRWEB) April 24, 2013

A foodies paradise waits in Tennessee as food festivals are plentiful during the spring. Succulent barbecue, delicious cornbread, mouthwatering biscuits and more are celebrated through parades, bake-offs and cook-offs, and, most importantly, eating. From East to West, theres a food festival waiting to be explored and its contents devoured.

It’s springtime when countless cast iron skillets make their appearance for The National Cornbread Festival April 27-28 in South Pittsburg, Tenn. Sample a variety of cornbread recipes as many compete in the National Championship Cook-off. Mosey down Cornbread Alley where booths are open and waiting for visitors to get a mouth-full of cornbread. Visitors have an opportunity to take the free tour of Lodge Manufacturing Company to see how Americas premiere cast iron cookware is made. Live entertainment with fiddles, guitars, banjos and mandolins will give a taste of how a Southern jam session is done. Feeling competitive? Join in one of the contests like buttermilk chugging, ice cream eating and dry cornbread eating.

The International Biscuit Festival May 15-18 in Knoxville features that staple Southern food the biscuit. Visitors can butter their biscuits with art and culture, songwriting competitions, foodie films and a biscuit buffet that offers a variety of biscuits and fixings. Take a stroll along Biscuit Boulevard, where over 20 of the regions finest signature biscuits from restaurants and bakers congregate. Vote for a favorite and help select the Peoples Choice winner. Entertainment from The Flatbed Stage rounds out this festival as one not to be missed.

Bluegrass bands and barbecue all around the blooming spring season can only mean the Bloomin BBQ and Bluegrass Festival is in town May 17-18 in Sevierville. With free admission, concerts and some of the best barbecue, its no wonder the Southeast Tourism Society named it the Festival of the Year. Visitors can fill their bellies and fill their ears with musicians of all ages and the bluegrass event of the decade as iconic The Bluegrass Album Band performs live on stage May 18 in a free concert; country, pop, Christian and rock are also on the music bill.

Eat all the fish possible at the Worlds Biggest Fish Fry now through April 28 in Paris, Tenn. on Kentucky Lake, about 12 miles from Paris Landing State Park, a local fishing haven. The festival has grown from 1,600 pounds to over 5 tons of catfish cooked and served at the Robert E. Cox Memorial Fish Tent. Pile a plate with catfish, French fries, hush puppies, white beans, coleslaw and a drink for $ 12. An arts and crafts show, grand parade, catfish races, nightly rodeos and more are on the schedule for great entertainment.

If fish isnt their fancy, visitors can make their way to the Memphis in May World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest May 16-18 at Tom Lee Park. A VIP pass includes admission for all three days of the contest, an invitation to up to six championship teams to enjoy grilling tips and all the barbecue one can chew. Hundreds of teams compete for over $ 110,000 in prizes and bragging rights. Its great fun as teams decorate their booths with trophies, decorations and creative team names. Take a culinary tour of Sweden at the Memphis in May International Festival as well. In fact, Chef Johan Jureskog will be host and head cook for the Swedish Smokers during the Barbecue Cooking Contest.

Join Middle Tennessees wineries during the Blessing of the Vines 2 p.m. May 5 at Amber Falls Winery in Hampshire, Tenn. Celebrate with free wine tastings, food and enjoy live music. Browse artisans handiwork 1- 6 p.m. at Amber Falls Winery & Cellar, Natchez Hills Vineyard and Keg Springs Winery.

Celebrate strawberry festival season with the Middle Tennessee Strawberry Festival May 4-11 in downtown Portland, Tenn. Portlands agricultural history is rich in strawberries and was the areas main crop for many years. Heritage and culture is celebrated with a parade, pancake breakfast, strawberry eating contest and Strawberry Jam Live Entertainment for strawberry lovers young and old. Don’t miss dinner with the Middle Tennessee Strawberry Festival Parade Grand Marshall, Tim Guraedy, also known as Mountain Man from Duck Dynasty. Tickets are $ 20 and dinner is served at 6:30 p.m.

A 76-year tradition is what one can find in Humboldt during its West Tennessee Strawberry Festival May 5-11 at Spangler Park. A pet parade, 10K run, carnival, music, horse show and, of course, cuisine can be found at the festival. The event was started in 1934 to promote the expanding strawberry industry and brings over 100,000 visitors annually.

Get a taste for strawberries and small town life at the 66th annual Tennessee Strawberry Festival May 4-11 in Dayton, Tenn. Strawberries and specialties made from fresh strawberries are on sale including jam, pies, ice cream, candy and cookies throughout the festival. A music jam session features various local and regional artists along with craft vendors.