Presidents Letter From January 2020

Letter from the President Greetings All, I am excited to be crafting this message on behalf of our energetic and committed wholesale exhibitors here at the MinneapolisMART.  As we look ahead to 2020, and beyond, there are so many exciting changes to share with you,...

Presidents Letter From August 2019

Letter from the President Greetings All, This past year has flown by! Our youngest child has now graduated from college and is off to Houston, TX for her Masters Degree.  Our middle child graduated last year and has started her human resources career; and our oldest...

Presidents Letter From January 2019

To All of our valued Customers, Manufacturers, and Sales Representatives – Welcome to 2019! When I think about transitioning from one year to the next, I can’t help but think of that word we at first embrace and then sometimes later regret – Resolutions.  By...

Fancy Food Show 2018

BACKGROUND OF THE FANCY FOOD ASSOCIATION The fancy food association was established in 1952 as a not for profit group representing food artisans, importers and entrepreneurs. The summer food show took place at the New York Javits Center with 2,400 vendors exhibiting...

Presidents Letter From January 2018

On behalf of the Board of Directors, I would like to wish you a very HAPPY NEW YEAR! Yes, it really is 2018, and I must say it is a pleasure, privilege and challenge for all of us to enter into another year of entrepreneurship. Whether you have been doing this for...