Events & Exhibitions
Meet a MARCO Specialist at an Upcoming Event
MARCO will be attending the Fruit Logistica trade show in Berlin this February. Fruit Logistica is the largest fresh produce event worldwide, and a consistent fixture in the MARCO calendar, having been an exhibitor for over 10 years. Last year, MARCO sent its largest team ever to Fruit Logistica, and after the success of 2019 will again be sending a large, varied team of systems specialists, engineers, and business professionals. To find out more about the key products and solutions MARCO will be demonstrating, feel free to view the MARCO page on the Fruit Logistica website.
5th – 7th February 2020
Hall 8.2, Stand B-05
After the success of the Global Grape Summit in 2019, the MARCO team has added another industry-specific event for 2020 in the form of the 9th International Table Grape Symposium in Santiago, Chile. After a strong year for soft fruits in 2019, MARCO is looking forward to meeting industry experts to discuss their plans for 2020 and beyond.
16th – 21st February 2020
The UK’s flagship event for food manufactures, drinks producers and ingredients companies. 2020 will be MARCO’s first year exhibiting at FoodEx in Birmingham. The team will be running meetings and demonstrating MARCO’s innovative yield control and recipe formulation systems throughout the event.
30th March – 1st April 2020
Greece’s predominant domestic fresh produce event dates back to 2015 and will again be held in Thessaloniki. At last year’s event over 2,500 meetings were held between representatives of Greek enterprises and producers, and international hosted buyers.
2nd – 4th April 2020
Members of MARCO’s sales team will be attending the expo at one of the USA’s most up-and-coming shows in San Antonio, Texas. Viva Fresh focusses on the fresh produce industries of Texas and Mexico with ‘Clean Eating’ being the major theme for this year’s event.
2nd May 2020
Italy’s top domestic fresh produce event takes place once again in Rimini. The event attracts a varied, global audience with 25% of attendees coming from abroad in 2019.
5th – 7th May 2020
Canada’s largest event dedicated to the fruit and vegetable industry takes place this year in Toronto. MARCO’s sales team will be attending alongside some of MARCO’s Canadian friends and clients from the countries fast-paced fresh produce sector.
12th – 14th May 2020
MARCO’s first ever fresh produce show in Central America takes the team to Guadalajara in Mexico. PMA Mexico is the only event in Mexico dedicated to the entire fresh produce supply chain which has seen high growth in recent years.
27th – 28th May 2020
Having most recently attended in 2018, the MARCO team will once again be present at the United Fresh event for 2020, held this year in San Diego, California.
16th – 19th June 2020
China has seen impressive growth across almost all fresh produce sectors in recent years, especially imports. Fruit Expo in Guangzhou will be the MARCO team’s first time exhibiting in mainland China, providing a great platform to meet visitors from across South East Asia and beyond.
16th – 18th July 2020
One of three PMA events in MARCO’s 2020 calendar, the Southern Africa edition provides a great networking platform for fresh produce companies from across the continent.
12th – 13th August 2020
After a successful 2019 show as part of the British Pavillion, MARCO will once again be exhibiting at one of Asia’s top fresh produce events in Singapore.
23rd – 25th September 2020
As one of the fastest growing regions in fresh produce, Peru’s largest domestic show has seen impressive growth in foot traffic since its inception. The MARCO team will be exhibiting across all three days and are looking forward to adding another new continent to MARCO’s exhibition calendar.
25th – 27th September 2020
MARCO’s staple North American fresh produce event this year takes the team to Dallas, Texas. Located further south than in recent years, the 2020 edition also brings a great opportunity for the MARCO team to catch up with Central/South American business partners.
15th – 17th October 2020
The MARCO team will again attend one of Europe’s largest fresh produce exhibitions. Fruit Attraction sees around 90,000 visitors per year from over 120 countries. The event also provides the ideal platform for gaining valuable insight into the exciting Spanish fresh produce market.
20th – 22nd October 2020
The MARCO team rounds off the year in Chicago at the Pack Expo event dedicated to the latest in packaging technology. With over 6,000 buyers attending from outside the US, the show sees attendees from a range of different markets and industries looking for the latest in robotics, automation and other packing technologies.
8th – 11th November 2020