Fresno Food Expo new date a huge success

IMG 1055The 2014 Fresno Food Expo, held on Thursday, July 24, featured 126 food and beverage companies from the Joaquin Valley. Participants had the opportunity to meet with 700 pre-qualified regional, national and international foodservice and retail buyers, restaurant chefs and institutions, as well as more than 1,000 members of the public looking to support local business.

These record-breaking numbers reflect a 93 percent growth in number of participating exhibitors, and 250 percent growth in buyers since the Expo first began in 2011.

Kelly Bros. Inc's team of Clem Penrose, Fernando Chavez, Patrick Kelly (owner), Brian Kelly, Chris Kelly, Terry Thomas, Kevin Manning, Abel Chavez and Jihoon Kim showed off the company's newly branded Goldies Sweet Costa Rican Pineapples.