Thursday, May 1, 2008

A Quick Look at the All Things Organic and Fancy Food Show

"The Fancy Food and All Things Organic shows, a pair of to-the-trade-only showcases of new food products, concluded their three-day Chicago visit at McCormick Place on Tuesday.

This year the event did not include the behemoth FMI (Food Marketing Institute) show, which takes up most of the space and focuses on mainstream products from giants such as Kraft and Con-Agra. Nobody seemed to mind, because it allowed visitors (mostly buyers and media) to focus on the smaller-scale gourmet and organic products, of which there were many."

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