TORONTO, July 29, 2013 /CNW/ - The Canadian Restaurant and Foodservices
Association Show -- the premiere event for Canada's vibrant hospitality
industry -- returns to the Direct Energy Centre in Toronto, March 2-4,
The CRFA Show is a one-stop shop that helps thousands of industry
professionals stay ahead of trends, and see the newest products and
services. It's the flagship trade show for the Canadian Restaurant and
Foodservices Association (CRFA), and the biggest event of the year for
Canada's hospitality industry, attracting 13,000 visitors over three
At the upcoming show, CRFA will honour coffee machine distributor Faema
Canada, and restaurant equipment manufacturer Cambro. Both these
companies have exhibited at the show for an impressive 50 years and
join an exclusive club. Only six other companies have previously
received this honour.
CRFA has also confirmed that the Direct Energy Centre will continue to
be the home of the CRFA Show until 2018.
"The 2014 CRFA Show marks the seventh consecutive year we've hosted our
industry-leading event at the Direct Energy Centre in Toronto," says
Carmine Aquino, CRFA's Chief Operating Officer. "Our first-class show
needs a first class-venue. The Direct Energy Centre is one of the
biggest expo venues in Canada and provides our hundreds of exhibitors
with an excellent space to showcase their products and services."
"We are proud of our team at the Direct Energy Centre and our ability to
provide excellent customer service and facilities as a backdrop to this
world-class event" says Arlene Campbell, Direct Energy Centre's General
Manager of Sales & Events. "CRFA is a long-standing partner and we look
forward to a continued successful relationship for another five years
The CRFA Show is owned and operated by the Canadian Restaurant and
Foodservices Association, one of the country's leading business
associations with 30,000 members. Proceeds from the show fund CRFA's
advocacy, research and member services in support of a growing and
prosperous Canadian restaurant industry.
SOURCE: Canadian Restaurant and Foodservices Association
For further information:
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