Sept. 8, 2002
ORLANDO, Fla. -- The Florida Restaurant Show, scheduled for Sept. 20-22 at the Orange County Convention Center, will include the event's first-ever Pizza Pavilion.
Among the 600 exhibiting companies, about 40 are pizza-focused or pizza-related, and most are conveniently located in the new Pavilion.
Other topical pavilions featured at the show include: franchising, technology, beer, wine and spirits, and restaurant design.
According to a release, the event, sponsored by the Florida Restaurant Association, expects to draw buyers from all 50 states and more than 38 countries.
The show's seminar slate includes two notable offerings: "Avoiding the 10 Most Critical Errors a Beverage Operator Can Make," presented by Robert Plotkin, and "Everything you Ever Wanted to Know About Wine and Food but Were Afraid to Ask," presented by Josh Wesson.
For more information, call (888) 372-3976, or visit the show Web site, www.fraexpo.com/.