MCLEAN, Va. – According to show organizers with the Food Processing Suppliers Association (FPSA) and the International Dairy Foods Association (IDFA), the show floor of the upcoming co-located Process Expo and International Dairy Show now exceeds 300,000 net sq. feet and continues to grow. More than 700 exhibitors have signed up to exhibit between the two events, which takes place Nov. 3-6 at Chicago's McCormick Place.

"The supplier community has wholeheartedly embraced this co-location with the International Dairy Show as it further strengthens the overall Process Expo event as an important destination for manufacturing solutions for the food and beverage industry," said David Seckman, president and CEO of FPSA. "The excitement of this co-location is also shared by our attendee base. Registrations are ahead of the pace from our last show and we have quadrupled the number of VIP buying companies that have committed to bringing teams to this year's event."

Exhibit space sales for both shows is ongoing. For information regarding Process Expo, visit