Exhibitor List & Interactive Floor Plan
300+ companies will be on the show floor, introducing you to thousands of products and services that will help you grow, maintain, and exemplify your business in 2018, 2019 and beyond. Connecting with these exhibitors at the tradeshow will give you access to exclusive discounts, giveaways and 1-on-1 advice you can't get anywhere else! Take a look at the 2018 floor plan and exhibitor list.
Tuesday, February 20 | 11:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday, February 21 | 9:30am - 3:00pm
Las Vegas Convention Center - South Hall
Attendees walked away with hundreds of ideas from our award-winning tradeshow at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Packed with more than 300 exhibitor booths, they explored trending foods, inventive techniques, interactive demos, hot products and new services that inspire attendees to truly differentiate and stay ahead of their competition.
Stay tuned for 2019 dates and times!
Tuesday | 11:00am - 1:00pm | Free | Culinary Arena
Armed with a mystery basket of ingredients, six creative and highly skilled chef teams faced off in a culinary competition. Assigned a specific dish, each team had thirty minutes to complete their dish and submit for judging. Attendees watched as our panel of noteworthy judges tasted each dish and declared a winner.
Tradeshow Happy Hour
Tuesday | 4:00pm - 5:00pm | Free
After a busy day on the tradeshow floor, attendees sipped beverages and mingled with other Catersource attendees and exhibitors.
|Happy Hour Station||Booth Number|
|Cort ReCharge Stage||Attendee Lounge|
|North American Beverage Company||1333|
|Oregon Fruit Products||714|
|Total Party Planner||712|
Wednesday | 9:30am - 3:00pm | Free
The tradeshow was WILD on Wednesday, featuring Find My Favorite Things, Last Call Prize Crawl and big prizes. A taste of the prizes included one of Erik Wahl’s paintings from the opening session, complimentary passes for Catersource 2019 and much more. Attendees also received a free ride to the airport in our Red Carpet Departure Service on Wednesday afternoon.
Last Call Prize Crawl
Wednesday | 9:30am - 2:00pm | Free
The Catersource attendees with the most badge scans won big prizes, including one of Eric Wahl’s paintings created live on stage during the Catersource keynote. Please note: Only badge scans between the times of 9:30am and 2:00pm Wednesday, 21st were included in the competition.
Beyond the Plate Competition
Wednesday | 10:30am - 11:30am | Free | Culinary Arena
In this exciting competition sponsored by Sabert, a three-judge panel selected the winner whose creativity was at the forefront, taking food design to the next level!
Find My Favorite Things
Wednesday | 10:00am - 12:00pm | Free
In this new immersive shopping experience, participants were led by a Catersource Ambassador on a curated tour through the tradeshow based on their area of interest. Each participant received exclusive demonstrations and deluxe product samples along the way.
Wednesday | 1:30pm - 2:30pm | Free | Culinary Arena
Who put together the best “bar program” in this fast and fun cocktail competition? Attendees cheered on their favorite caterer/bartender! Best of all, recipes and some tastes were provided for those attending and cheering on the competitors. They could take these recipes back to their city and wow clients—their cocktail program R&D is done for the year!