GERMANY, Frankfurt. Messe Frankfurt and the Food Processing Suppliers Association (FPSA) are stepping up their collaboration. After Messe Frankfurt already took over the running of the event in May of this year, both companies are now entering into a joint venture with a view to driving forward Process Expo, one of the largest trade fairs in the food and beverage processing and packaging industries in the USA.
With the FPSA’s vast experience in North America and Messe Frankfurt’s as an organiser of leading international trade fairs in the food processing industry, the two companies are pooling their strengths and expertise to make Process Expo even more international and to allow it to reach its full potential worldwide.
After many trade fairs had to be cancelled or postponed in recent months owing to the coronavirus pandemic, Process Expo 2021 will be one of the first ever large-scale trade fairs for the food and beverage processing and packaging industries. It will be held at McCormick Place, Chicago, from 12 to 15 October 2021. As well as the latest machines and products, the event will be showcasing technical solutions and services in the industry. In addition, the trade fair offers international networking opportunities and training programmes and serves as a platform for engineers, scientists and other groups. The event has been held in Chicago every two years since 2011.