Exhibitor Resource Center

Be Part of the Fun in Orlando!

Sign up for the 2017 Cook. Craft. Create. ACF National Convention & Show, by completing the PDF Exhibitor Contract and submit it to Dave Merli by email at dmerli@acfchefs.net. Questions? Please contact Dave at (202) 367-1219.

Thank you for your partnership and continued support of ACF. Below are some resources to help you plan, exhibit and promote your company more effectively for Cook. Craft. Create. ACF National Convention & Show in Orlando!

Online Floor Plan - Click Here!

View the Cook. Craft. Create. ACF National Convention & Show official floor plan. This floor plan will be updated on a weekly basis.

Exhibitor Services Manual & General Services Contractor - Click Here!

The official General Services Contractor for Cook. Craft. Create. ACF National Convention & Show is GES. Please refer to the Exhibitor Services Manual for show information such as shipping, plumbing, electricity, and food preparation regulations. The discount deadline is Monday, June 19, 2017.

Exhibitor Marketing Kit

Let your current and prospective customers know you will be exhibiting at Cook. Craft. Create. ACF National Convention & Show in Orlando, July 9-13. Place your company name in front of attendees long before they arrive at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort. The earlier you start, the more successful you’ll be at driving your target audience to your tradeshow booth on July 11 and 12.

Click here for more information.

Lead Retrieval Service

The official lead retrieval service will be provided by Zerista. With the purchase of the lead retrieval service your company will receive a downloadable app for one mobile device that can be used during the duration of the show. If you have any questions or if you need to purchase PDF lead retrieval service, contact the ACF national office at (800) 624-9458 and ask for Events Management or email Jayme Booth at jbooth@acfchefs.net. The deadline to register is Friday, June 23, 2017. Please note: Zerista app can only function on Apple or Android mobile devices.

Badge Registration

Register your badges online. If you have any questions or if you need to purchase additional badges, contact the ACF national office at (800) 624-9458 and ask for Events Management or email Jayme Booth at jbooth@acfchefs.net. The deadline to register is Friday, June 23, 2017.

Exhibitor Schedule of Events

Monday, July 10
8:00 am–5:00 pm  Exhibitor Move-In
Tuesday, July 11
8:00 am–11:00 am Exhibitors must be show ready by 11:00 am
12:00 pm–5:00 pm Exhibits Open
Wednesday, July 12
12:00 pm–4:00 pm Exhibits Open
4:00 pm–8:00 pm Exhibitor Move-Out
Thursday, July 13
8:00 am–12:00 pm  Exhibitor Move-Out

Exhibitor Shipping Information

Advance Warehouse Shipping

ACF Show Management recommends shipping to the Advance Warehouse for all dry products & booth materials. The Advance Warehouse will be open starting on Tuesday, June 6, and will be open until Thursday, July 6.

Please use the below shipping address if you will be shipping to the Advance Warehouse:

GES
Cook.Craft.Create. Convention & Show
Exhibiting Company Name, Booth #
7945 Mandarin Drive
Orlando, FL 32819
United States of America

Direct Shipments to Show Site

Direct shipments will be accepted from 8:00 am–5:00 pm on Monday, July 10. ACF Show Management requires that exhibitors ship all refrigerated or frozen product directly to the Disney's Coronado Springs Resort.

Please use the below shipping address if you will be shipping direct to the Disney's Coronado Springs Resort:

GES
Cook.Craft.Create. Convention & Show
Exhibiting Company Name, Booth #
Disney's Coronado Springs Resort
1000 West Buena Vista Drive
Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830-8403
United States of America

Food & Beverage Sampling Regulations

The exhibit hall is open during lunch both days. Exhibitors who plan to sample any food or beverage item(s) are REQUIRED to fill out the ACF Food/Beverage Sampling Form and provide a Certificate of Insurance. This form can be found in the Exhibitor Service Kit. These required items are due to Show Management by Friday, June 23. For specific inquiries, please contact Katarina Noelke at KNoelke@acfchefs.net.

Questions?

Contact Katarina Noelke at (312) 673-5631 or Brooke Beissel at bbeissel@acfchefs.net or (312) 673-5877.

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