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Marcus Allen, NFL Hall of Famer, to keynote FPFC SoCal Expo

Under the banner “Get in the Game!” the Southern California Fresh Produce & Floral Council Expo is slated for July 18 at the Disneyland Hotel in Anaheim, CA. Hundreds of suppliers will showcase their upcoming promotions, latest products and innovative packaging during this one-day event in order to help you grow your business.

“We are seeing a higher percentage of floral booths in the show,” Carissa Mace, FPFC’s president, said. “About 35 percent of the booths are floral so far.”

NFL Hall of Fame running back Marcus Allen will keynote the Awards Breakfast at 8 a.m. in the Magic Kingdom Ballroom. Allen was the first player ever to gain more than 10,000 rushing yards and 5,000 receiving yards during his career. Allen also has the distinction of being the only player in the history of football to have won a Heisman Trophy, an NCAA National Championship, a Super Bowl, and be named NFL MVP and Super Bowl MVP.

He has been inducted into both the College Football Hall of Fame and the Pro Football Hall of Fame, in addition to the San Diego Hall of Champions Breitbard Hall of Fame. General registration for the Southern California Expo begins at 7 a.m. and the exhibition floor will be open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. For more information, visit