Why Exhibit

Our Industry

Align your company with this growing market. Over the past decade catering has expanded from a niche market to the fastest growing sector of the food service industry. At $50 billion dollars strong, the catering and special events industries continue to thrive. Sales are projected to increase by 8.3% this year.

Our Buyers

The highly engaged Catersource attendees are ideal buyers: they purchase in large volume, and because of ever-evolving consumer interests, require varied products and services to address trends and market needs.

Our Show

Catersource is the premier show for the catering and event industries. Join us in New Orleans to celebrate Catersource’s 25th year of providing valuable resources and successfully connecting buyers and sellers. The award-winning Tradeshow floor is filled with 400+ trendsetting exhibitors and sponsors, culinary and design competitions, world-class education, and delicious tastings. The Tradeshow offers face-to-face interaction, networking, and relationship-building with over 6,500 culinary and event professionals.

Tradeshow Brochure

Tradeshow Floorplan

Attendee Snapshot

2016 Exhibitors