The 11th Annual Making It In Michigan Conference and Marketplace Trade Show will be Thursday, November 8, 2018 at the Lansing Center.

Marketplace Trade show

If you are a new or existing business trying to find the right customers and buyers and expand your markets, the Marketplace Trade Show provides you with the opportunity to get your story and your products in front of retail buyers including:

  • Large supermarket chains or institutional food buyers
  • Independent grocers
  • Specialty food retailers
  • Food co-ops
  • Chefs
  • Specialty gift businesses

Simply Smart 2017 Vendor - Marketplace Trade Show Tom Lyons, Director, MSU Product Center - announcing winners

Each year, our valued partner Westborn Market also conducts the “Next SKU Could Be You” product placement competition in which companies are selected to receive a year of free shelf space in all four of their Michigan locations.

Winners of Westborn Next "SKU" Could Be You 2017 Vendor - Uncle Peters

Vendor registration is $199.00 and includes:

  • 10’ x 10’ booth space with an 8’ high back drape and 3’ side drapes
  •   8’ skirted table, chair and wastebasket

Parking is not included in your vendor registration. Food will be available for purchase from the Lansing Center through a concession booth.

You must have a licensed product that complies with all the appropriate regulations and is properly labeled.

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