MATCH! Appointment Setting Exhibitor

MATCH! Appointment Setting

The NGA Show MATCH! Appointment Setting Exhibitor

What is the MATCH! Program?

MATCH! is a complimentary service offered to qualified decision makers looking to make the most efficient use of their time on the exhibit hall floor.  MATCH! Decision Makers gain exclusive access to our one-to-one matchmaking appointment portal to filter through MATCH! exhibitors carrying the products and services of their interest.  This service creates a time-saving meeting experience bringing retailers and vendors together to expedite mutually beneficial business deals. Meetings take place right at the exhibitors’ booths, giving decision makers liberty to explore the rest of the show floor.

Advantages & Benefits for Suppliers and Vendors

  • Program limited to 100 vendors
  • One-stop-opportunity: exposure to food retailers and grocers with pre-arranged meetings
  • Buyers are pre-qualified 
  • Schedule arranged through web-based matching software  
  • By knowing which meetings are scheduled in advance, suppliers are able to prepare and improve the success ratio  
  • More efficient than traditional sales channels 
  • Guarantee that buyers will keep appointments with suppliers
  • Significant ROI over a three-day conference with highly targeted meetings
  • Educational and networking opportunities for staff and teams attending
  • For additional questions please email us at thefoodshows@clarionevents.com

Exhibitor Testimonials

 
 
 

What is the MATCH! Program Fee?

The cost is $2,000 which includes the following:

  • 5 pre-set guaranteed meetings
  • MATCH! Participant booth recognition
  • Access to an on-site MATCH! Lounge with meeting space, charging stations and refreshments daily
  • Post-event email to all MATCH! participants
  • For additional questions please email us at thefoodshows@clarionevents.com

Industry solution providers pay a fee to get access to a highly-targeted buyer pool for pre-set meetings. Qualified retailers are screened by The NGA Show to ensure they are actively evaluating and making purchasing decisions for their organizations. The goal and result of the program is to bring buyers and sellers together to expedite and create efficiency for the process of doing business. Once on-site in Las Vegas, The NGA Show staff members will coordinate meetings with buyers and sellers.