The Retail Beverage Council is partnering with the Florida Petroleum Marketers & Convenience Store Association to present the 2014 Sunshine Food, Beverage & Fuel Expo, Florida’s premier convention and trade show, August 23-26 at the Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek! The event is open to all in Florida’s alcohol beverage industry. The event kicks off on Saturday evening with entertainment. Sunday morning starts out with business session prior to the first day of the Expo Trade Show, followed by reception and Casino Night PAC fundraiser, which promises to be a most enjoyable evening ($100/person to participate). Then on Monday the Expo Trade Show will conclude at noon followed by the golf tournament that afternoon and concluding reception event in the evening.
Relax and enjoy the luxurious setting of the Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek. Amenities offer something for everyone in the family with five pools to explore, water slides, splash zones, lazy rivers, inner tubes, private cabanas, hot tubs and poolside bars. Additional resort activities include miniature golf, and sand volleyball. Enjoy the special room rate of $169 per night, plus resort fee.
Sunshine Food, Beverage & Fuel Expo attendees will sample products from the major suppliers and breweries in the retail beverage section of the trade show, with distributors highlighting holiday packaging, offering one-day show deals, and exhibiting the very best and latest in alcohol beverage products and services. This event will include over 400 booths including, in addition to the RBC alcohol section, separate sections catering to convenience store owners & fuel marketers, with numerous food vendors, and other products, many of which will be of interest to alcohol retailers. The trade show itself will take place on Sunday afternoon and Monday morning, to accommodate the many vendors and attendees. Also, cash prizes totaling $5,000 to be awarded on Monday evening to several lucky attendees of the Monday/Tuesday tradeshow (must be present during drawing at Monday evening’s reception to win).
Please see the links to the right to access complete registration and hotel reservation information, along with the tentative agenda.
Executive Vice President
Randy is responsible for coordinating all aspects of FRF's government affairs efforts.
Legislative Team Administrator
Sherry has worked with the Retail Beverage Council since 2001, assisting in the planning and preparation of the Annual Educational Seminar & Trade Show. She also works closely with the government affairs team and with Florida Retail Masters.