The Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS) is hosting a Virginia Pavilion at the Winter Fancy Food Show, January 11-13, 2015, at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, California. At least 14Virginia’s Finest® specialty food companies will exhibit, 11 of which will be featured in the Virginia Pavilion.
Buyers rely on this annual trade event to find innovative foods and beverages to freshen up their product mix and fulfill the growing consumer demand for specialty food. Virginia foods featured at this year’s show include peanuts and peanut products, cookies, cakes, coffee and cocoa, cured meats, hams, bacon and sausage, pasta, potato chips, sauces, soups and a variety of snacks. The Virginia Pavilion will be located in booth spaces 303-312.
VDACS promotes Virginia’s specialty food products at the Fancy Food Shows, which highlight the world’s finest food and beverages. More than 19,000 buyers and industry professionals are schedule to attend this year’s Winter Fancy Food Show with 1,400 exhibitors from across the globe.
More information on the Winter Fancy Food Show is available at https://www.specialtyfood.com/shows-events/winter-fancy-food-show. The list of Virginia exhibitors follows.
2015 Winter Fancy Food Show – Virginia Exhibitors
VIRGINIA PAVILION Booth #309A
VIRGINIA PAVILION Booth #311
Blue Crab Bay Co. Bay Beyond Inc.
Melfa, VA 23410
Products: Coastal themed snacks, beverages, mixes, spices, frozen hors d’oeuvres/appetizers, nuts, soups, gift packs.
VIRGINIA PAVILION Booth #305A
Bone Doctor’s BBQ, LLC
David Heilbronner, Bruce Wilhelmsen
Charlottesville, VA 22902
Products: Premium, all-natural gluten-free BBQ sauces, hot sauce and spice blend, with no corn syrup, additives or preservatives.
VIRGINIA PAVILION Booth #303
FERIDIES / The Peanut Patch, Inc.
Courtland, VA 23837
Products: Gourmet Virginia peanuts, specialty nuts, trail and snack mixes, gift assortments.
VIRGINIA PAVILION Booth #306
Massimo Zanetti Beverage Group USA
Portsmouth, VA 23706
Products: Coffee and cocoa. Offer private label brands per specifications to bean to blend to bag.
VIRGINIA PAVILION Booth #309B
VIRGINIA PAVILION Booth #304
VIRGINIA PAVILION Booth #305B
VIRGINIA PAVILION Booth #308
The Crispery of Virginia, LLC
Portsmouth, VA 23703
Products: Gourmet marshmallow rice CRISPYCAKES always soft and gooey-never hard and sticky; 21 flavors handmade to perfection.
The Peanut Shop of Williamsburg
Toano, VA 23168
Products: Hand-cooked super extra-large Virginia peanuts and array of sweet and savory nuts.
VIRGINIA PAVILION Booth #310/312
The Virginia Diner, Inc.
Wakefield, VA 23888-2940
Products: Specialty nuts and confections; collegiate licensed products; custom labeling; gourmet products.
VIRGINIA PAVILION Booth #307
Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Lisa L. Lloyd
Richmond, VA 23219
Services: Promotional and marketing assistance for Virginia producers.
Programs: Virginia’s Finest Trademark Program and Virginia Grown Trademark Program.