KeHE Distributors Award-Winning Selling Show Makes Its In-Person Return to Chicago June 15-16
Naperville, IL – April 26, 2022 – KeHE Distributors® is excited to announce the highly-anticipated return of its holiday show, one of the grocery and food and beverage industry’s leading and most popular marketplace events. The digital portion of the event will be held June 9-21 on KeHE CONNECT®, and the in-person* event will take place in Chicago, IL at McCormick Place from June 15-16.
The KeHE Holiday Show offers an opportunity to learn about and experience the most sought-after products and cutting-edge brands. Attendees can sample, explore, and buy natural & organic, specialty, and fresh products to stock their shelves ahead of the holiday season.
For over 30 years, the KeHE Holiday Show has drawn thousands of suppliers and retailers to the city of Chicago for exceptional innovation, exclusive networking opportunities, and one-of-a-kind deals. Over 700 notable brands will be showcased this year including:
“The show is a can’t-miss experience that the natural, specialty, and fresh product(s) community looks forward to every year. There is no other show in the grocery marketplace that can offer the amount of variety and substantial return on investment that the show successfully provides,” said Ari Goldsmith, Vice President of Marketing & Digital Media of KeHE Distributors. “For retailers and suppliers, it’s one of the best opportunities to connect directly, face-to-face, saving time and establishing meaningful relationships to not only satisfy business needs, but ultimately satisfy the needs and tastes of consumers across the country who will soon be purchasing these innovative goods.”
The 2022 KeHE Holiday Show will feature On Trend® awards, the Next Generation Innovation Showcase, crazy GOOD™ Deal Hubs, and a Serving Goodness Event powered by Hanson Faso. Among the excitement of the show, KeHE will welcome Andrew Zimmern, Emmy Award-winning celebrity chef for special cooking demonstrations and tastings on the show floor, Wednesday, June 15 from 10 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. CT. The in-person event concludes with an attendee-only after-show party at the Field Museum.
For more information about the 2022 KeHE Holiday Show or KeHE Distributors, please visit kehe.com/news-blog/events/2022-kehe-holiday-show.
*KeHE continues to monitor and assess the evolving impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on travel and in-person events. We are working closely with Chicago’s McCormick Place, and KeHE’s COVID-19 protocols.
KeHE Distributors, LLC (KeHE) is the largest, pure-play distributor of natural & organic, specialty, and fresh products to more than 30,000 natural food stores, chain and independent grocery stores, e-commerce retailers, and other specialty products retailers throughout North America. With over 6,800 employee-owners, KeHE, a Certified B Corporation, drives its mission of serving to make lives better and bringing the next level of goodness, crazy GOOD™, throughout all aspects of its operation. For more about KeHE, visit KeHE.com or check out our social media channels: LinkedIn, Instagram, Facebook,& Twitter.