Official 2019 Show Guide

Exhibitor Manual

Partnering with the Gourmet Food & Wine Expo gives you access to thousands of consumers, trade experts and media who influence trends and buying decisions for the nation. 2019 marks the 25th anniversary of the GF&WE, a multifaceted, high-profile, international event that brings together like-minded people, motivated in their interest in experiencing the products and services your company offers: fine food, wine, spirits, beer and, of course, lots of fun! 



LET US ASSIST YOU IN NAVIGATING A SUCCESSFUL 2019 EXPO

OUR EVENT FORMS & APPLICATIONS ARE BELOW FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE!


Kindly email completed forms to: Jennifer Odell at jodell@postmedia.com


Exhibitor Badge Registration passwords will be emailed to you directly 

Exhibitors

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Gourmet Food & Wine Expo 2019

  • Broadhead Brewing Co.

  • Indie Ale House

  • Tito's Handmade Vodka

  • Partake Brewing

  • Dominican Republic Tourism

  • Happy Bee Honey

  • Casa Manila

  • Young & Taylor Foods

  • Dairy Distillery

  • The Bigger $pin

  • Hippie Pops

  • Dr. Oekter

  • The Great Canadian Meat Co.

  • Mott's Clamato Caesar

  • Nickel Brook Brewery

  • HHD Imports Inc.

  • Ontario Pork

  • Christopher Stewart Wine & Spirits

  • McClelland Premium Imports

  • Tequila Tromba

  • Vieni Estates Wines and Spirits

  • Wines of Alsace

  • Proximo Spirits Canada Inc.

  • Ferrante Cheese

  • Hey Y'all Southern Style Hard Ice Tea

  • Portuguese Cheese Co.

  • Magic Oven

  • Tourism Windsor Essex

  • Maple Acres Farm

  • Fontaine Sante

  • Oyster Boy

  • Barilla Pasta

  • Way Point Vacation

  • Food Supplies Inc.

  • Robinson's Cakery Inc.

  • JaBistro

  • Mad Mexican

  • Muskoka Brewery

  • Nutrl Vodka Soda

  • Crafty Elk

  • Founders Original Inc.

  • Northfork Bison Distributions

  • L'Ancêtre Organic Cheese

  • Strongbow Cider

  • SoCIAL LITE Vodka

  • Fever-Tree Premium Mixers

  • Likos Hawaiian BBQ

  • Grain Farmers of Ontario

  • HelloFresh Canada

  • Galerie au Chocolat

  • Northern Maverick Brewing Co.

  • The Pie Guyz

  • Muskoka Lakes Farm and Winery

  • Casino Woodbine

  • Villa Maria Wines New Zealand

  • Northern Confections

  • MADD Toronto

  • Blue Elephant Royal Thai Cuisine

  • BarChef Project

  • Dick Duff's Organic Jerky

  • Regal Cruises and Travel

  • MCO - Interesting Wines & Spirits

  • DO Rueda

  • Jamaica Tourism Board

  • Titanium Execlusive

  • Living Stone Golf Resort

  • Garden Fresh Gourmet

  • BarChef

  • Alto Vino

  • California Wines

  • Expedia Cruise Ship Centers

  • iiCiNG Flavour Shots

  • Le Chouff

  • Nova Scotia Spirit Co

  • Pelee Island Winery

  • PMA Canada

  • Pour On Brands

  • Ryeka Sport

  • UniVins and Spirits

  • Vala Delights

  • Vitality Assurance Vacations

  • Vonterra Wines

  • Wines from Spain

  • Zaza Espresso Bar

  • Kalamata Ltd.

  • Cucina Calabria

  • Wine and Spirit Education Trust

  • Sobrii Distilled Non-Alcoholic Spirits

  • Cornerstone Estate Winery

  • Edo Sushi

  • Kukum Kitchen

  • Lays Poppables

  • Last Call

  • Chefs Plate

  • J Cipelli Wines & Spirits

  • Mouse Marketing Inc.

  • Pasquale Brothers

  • Raffaele di Mamma

  • Drink Inc

  • The Wine Stuff

  • Licor 35

Trend Central Tasting Stage

Visit our Trend Central Tasting Stage at the Gourmet Food & Wine Expo! Enjoy entertaining and informative wine, beer and spirit education. Sessions are carefully selected by a panel of experts and enthusiasts of each craft to ensure the program is diverse and well rounded.

Be sure to join us on Sunday for the Mott's Clamato Caesar - The Best Caesar In Town National Final!


Masters of mixology from across Canada compete to become Canada's top Caesar maker Sunday, November 24th and who better than Canada's favourite celebrity and owner of Crystal Head Vodka to crown the winner. Yes, Dan Aykroyd will be at the Expo to share in the Fun!

Chef Stage

Contact Us

Show Manager:

Paul McNair

Show Manager

pmcnair@postmedia.com

Event Sales:

Claire Levo

Event & Sales

clevo@postmedia.com



Event Logistics:

Jennifer Odell

Event Coordinator

jodell@postmedia.com

Event Logistics:

Julie Mamone

Volunteer/Ticketing Coordinator

jmamone@postmedia.com

Celebrating 25 years

Passionate wine and food lovers descend on Toronto's Metropolitan Convention Centre each November for the region's largest event of its kind. How passionate are we talking? Well, let's just say any event that lures the best national chefs, local culinary stars, celebrated winemakers, brewmasters and mixologists means serious gastronomic business. That being said, our hope is you will join us this fall, November 21-24, 2019 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, and be our special guests at Canada's biggest and best food and beverage event.



Click here for our 2018 Expo Guide.


Must be 19 years of age or older and present a valid government issued ID at the door.

No children or infants permitted.

Please arrange safe transportation and drink responsibly.

Accommodations

A Gourmet Getaway at the INTERCONTINENTAL Toronto Centre ... reservations are now open now!


Guests can make reservations at the following toll free number: 1-800-235-4670 or book online via the following links:

Kindly refer to the "GOURMET GETAWAY" for the guest package or "Gourmet Food & Wine Expo" for the exhibitor block when booking.

 

Trade & Media

Get the inside scoop on trade related events at the Expo!

Registration is available to Food & Beverage Industry professionals. 

We ask you please present your business credentials to qualify and pick up your badge on-site.


Trade Registration: 


Click here to Register now! 


Media Registration:


Click here to Register now! 


For Media Inquiries Please Connect with Enterprise Canada Inc.


Courtney DeCaire

M- 289 407 8298

cdecaire@enterprisecanada.com


REGISTER BEFORE NOV 8

VIP Night - FREE



REGISTER AFTER NOV 9

VIP night - $20




TRADE BADGE PICK UP HOURS 


NOVEMBER 21 - 24, 2019

THUR  6 pm - 9 pm

FRI    11 am - 9 pm

SAT   11 am - 9 pm

SUN   11 am - 5 pm



Gourmet Insider

Welcome to the Gourmet Insider, a bi-weekly newsletter with six issues running from September through November for all things Gourmet Food & Wine Expo. Be in the know and get the inside scoop about Gourmet Expo exclusive offers, exciting features, giveaways and more. 

 

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Volunteer

We are always looking for dedicated, enthusiastic individuals to be a part of this unique experience. Share your love of food and wine with our visitors and demonstrate your skills in our team environment. There are many outstanding stage areas and various programs you could become involved with. 



To thank you for your time and help, you will receive two complimentary tickets to the Expo for friends or family, age of 19 and over, worth $40. Sampling tickets are also provided for multiple shifts completed throughout the event. 


Click here to Volunteer!


If you have any questions regarding volunteering please contact Claire Levo at clevo@postmedia.com


You must be 19 years of age or older to volunteer and present a valid photo I.D on-site.

You must be available to work a minimum of 2 shifts throughout the Expo.