The PMA Fresh Connections Conference and Trade Show is the fresh produce industry event of the year. It’s the place where leaders come to forge new connections, make purchases and see cutting-edge products and services.
This year’s PMA Fresh Connections Trade Show breaks the record! With 70+ exhibitors is the largest in the 10-year history of this premier event for the fresh produce and floral industry. From live demonstrations and an expert speaker showcase to the vast array of products and services on show, the PMA Fresh Connections trade show is the place to connect with key decision makers, buyers and suppliers from across the fresh produce value chain from paddock to plate.
Trade show features!
- Expert speaker showcase & demonstration zone program
- Dedicated, uninterrupted trade show time!
- 5,000 square feet of exhibits covering the fresh fruit, vegetable and floral value chain
- 70+ exhibitors showcasing the latest sector innovations and service offerings
- Over 1000 attendees
Fresh Hub Spotlight
Be sure not to miss the exciting program of events taking place in the Fresh Hub auditorium at the rear of the Trade Show Hall.
|1330||Pick Right Feel Bright|
|1400||Pick Right Feel Bright|
Meet the Experts
Following on from the conference day, join leading experts in an intimate and interactive group discussion sharing their insights into key areas of produce marketing. No booking required, simply turn up to the Meet the Experts on the left corner of the Exhibition Hall. Please note that places are limited each session to 20 participants, so ensure that you arrive on time.
|0930||Debbie Mayo-Smith||Faster. Better. Smarter. Cheaper.|
|1000||Russ Mounce & Loren Green||Brands versus Own Brand|
|1030||Fi Bendall||Using digital in fresh produce|
|1100||Chris Cowan||Retailer Insights|
|1130||Ben Cameron||Implementing Business Structures|
|1200||Malcolm Keys||Supplying through free-trade zones|
|1230||Malcolm Frick||Precision Technology|
|1330||Russ Mounce & Loren Green||Brands versus Own Brand|
|1400||Fi Bendall||Using digital in fresh produce|
|1430||Peter McGee||Mitigating against risk|
Floorplan and exhibitor directory
PMA Fresh Connections 2016 welcomes the following exhibitors and acknowledges their support.
| Australia’s Fresh Produce Markets (FMA) and the Central Markets Association of Australia (CMAA)
|Biobac Pty Ltd||70|
|Bunzl Food Processor Supplies||51 & 52|
|California Stone Fruit||59|
|Carter and Spencer||105|
|Catalytic Generators Australia||28|
|CHEP||43 & 44|
|Compac||37 & 38|
|Corex Plastics Australia||65|
|Costa||19 & 22|
| Food Safety Hub
|Horticulture Innovation Australia||80|
|J-Tech Systems||57 & 58|
|Lynch Group||101 & 102|
|MAF Oceania||55 & 56|
|Muddy Boots Software||85|
|One Toyota||26 & 27|
|Pick Right Feel Bright||21|
|Plant and Food Research||77|
|PMA Australia-New Zealand||103 & 104|
|Result Group of Companies||49 & 50|
|Rijk Zwaan Australia||45|
|Seminis and De Ruiter||33 & 35|
|Shanghai Jinxing Packaging Material||48|
|Sunshine Coast Council||6|
|Visy||82 & 83|
|Your Local Greengrocer||46|
Take a look at the exciting lineup of exhibitors attending the PMA Fresh Connections 2016 Trade Show, and start planning today your visit. Don’t miss out this year’s Trade Show reduced registration of $85! click here to register
Who will you meet?
With over 1000 fresh produce professionals anticipated to attend, PMA Fresh Connections 2016 is the premier meeting place for buyers, suppliers, produce makers, marketers and logistics professionals, all seeking access to the latest developments in food, beverage, product and equipment ideas.
Where do our delegates come from?
Delegates come from the following industry segments:
PMA Fresh Connections is truly a global conference for the Australasian region, with delegates travelling from countries as far afield as China, Russia, India, UK, USA, and Chile.