Annual Produce & Floral Conference

Every summer, Crosset Company brings growers and retailers together for a day of education, inspiration, networking, and fun. This must-attend event includes keynote speakers from inside and outside the industry, grower displays featuring the latest and greatest in organic and conventional fresh produce, beautiful floral items, and delicious, produce-centric snacks and meals.

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Save the Date! August 28, 2019 Crosset Company Annual Produce & Floral Conference

Don’t miss the completely reimagined Crosset Company Produce & Floral Conference! Rebuilt from the ground up based on attendee feedback, the 2019 annual conference promises to deliver an experience unlike any before. From guest speakers addressing hot topics, to  networking and sales opportunities with leading-edge produce and floral suppliers, to cooking demonstrations and sampling, to a totally new evening experience featuring a new dinner venue and menu along with an opportunity to discover the ‘Nati’s brewing heritage first hand, you’ll come away from this day-long event with the fresh ideas, products, and inspiration you need to Dare to be Different!

You’ve never been to a Crosset Company Produce & Floral Conference like this! Don’t miss out! Save the date! Check back often for additional conference details and registration information.

All New! Exhibits & Education 8:30 am-4:30 pm

All New! Dinner Venue + Discover the ‘Nati Event 6:00-11:00 pm

Crosset Company Annual Produce & Floral Conference Knocks It Out of the Park in 2018

The convergence of consumer and cultural trends put organic produce squarely in the spotlight at the 2018 Crosset Company Produce & Floral Conference. Suppliers and buyers had the opportunity to hear fresh insights, ask challenging questions, showcase and promote their products, and network while enjoying iconic Cincinnati landmarks. Read more

Crosset Company Hits Home Run with 2017 Annual Produce & Floral Conference

The Crosset Company 2017 Annual Produce & Floral Conference featured inspiring speakers, more than 50 top produce and floral suppliers, and record-setting attendance from the retail buying community. Held in the new Handlebar Club at Great American Ball Park on August 16, the show included an educational forum, an opportunity for Crosset vendors to showcase and promote their products, and a dinner cruise on the Ohio River aboard the BB Riverboat Belle of Cincinnati. Read more

2016 Buying Food Show & Educational Seminar 

How about Michael Sansolo and Kevin Coupe? Do they know what they are talking about or what? Have you ever heard about a “tectonic shift” like an earthquake, which means “change”? Do you remember they said that “change doesn’t just happen” you can’t wait for change, you have to change yourself? You need to be ahead of the curve, you need to cause… Read more

2015 Buying Food Show & Educational Seminar 

Bryan Silbermann is CEO of the Produce Marketing Association (PMA), the largest, global not-for-profit trade association representing companies that market fresh fruits, vegetables, and related products. PMA’s membership of 3,000 companies in nearly 50 countries ranges from supermarket retailers to farmers, foreign exporters to restaurant chains. Read more


2014 Food Show  |  2013 Food Show  |  2012 Food Show