Trade Show

in association with FMA






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.

Time Workshop
1030 One Toyota
1100 HiveXchange
1130 Falcon UAV
1200 Lunch break
1230 MOYA
1300 MOYA
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.

Time Expert Topic
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.

Exhibitor  Booth #
 Alto  53
 Australia’s Fresh Produce Markets (FMA) and the Central Markets Association of Australia (CMAA)

  • Australia’s Fresh Produce Markets
  • Don Alroe & Sons
  • JH Leavy & Co
  • Montague Fresh/li>
  • Murray Bros
  • One Toyota
  • Romeo’s Marketing (QLD)
  • United Lettuce/Infruit

 AustSafe Super  68
 AWETA  17
 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
 Coles  23
 Compac  37 & 38
 Corex Plastics Australia  65
 Costa  19 & 22
 Falcon UAV 20
 Flower Flow 31
 Foodbank  81
 Food Safety Hub

  • AUS-QUAL Pty. Ltd.
  • Freshcare Ltd.
  • Fresh Markets Australia
  • Fresh Produce Safety Centre
  • GS1 Australia
  • Kitchen Partners, on behalf of HARPS QA Harmonization
  • Merieux NutriSciences
  • Safe Food Production Queensland

 FreshView Systems  36
 Growcom  29
 Harris Refrigerated  76
 HiveXchange  67
 Horticulture Innovation Australia  80
 Isolcell  24
 J-Tech Systems  57 & 58
 Lindsay Australia  84
 Lynch Group  101 & 102
 MADEC Australia  30
 MAF Oceania  55 & 56
 Muddy Boots Software  85
 Nielsen  72
 One Toyota  26 & 27
 Orora  10-16
 Paksense  73
 Perfection Fresh  60
 Pick Right Feel Bright  21
 Plant and Food Research  77
 PMA Australia-New Zealand  103 & 104
 Propak  100
 Proud Solutions 71
 Radfords Software  66
 Result Group of Companies  49 & 50
 Rijk Zwaan Australia  45
 Schur Star  87-91
 Seminis and De Ruiter  33 & 35
Sensitech Inc.  34
 Shanghai Jinxing Packaging Material  48
 Sunshine Coast Council  6
 T&G Global  47
 Viscount Plastics  54
 Visy  82 & 83
 Wyma  18
 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.