Trade Shows & Events

Every day is a great day to talk bakery - and Dawn is committed to helping you reach your bakery aspirations and help your bakery grow.


Below is a list of national and local trade shows and events where Dawn will have a presence. But you don't have to wait until one of these shows to connect with us. We're happy to speak with you any day of the week to discuss how we can support your bakery through successful collaboration.



Indianapolis Bakery Show 2018

March 21 | Indianapolis, IN

Join us for a special Bakery Show where you can get fresh ideas and learn more about new Dawn product lines and specials from top bakery suppliers. This event features a seminar on 'Trends and the Power of Social Media.' We'll discuss emerging trends and the use of social media to grow your business. Open to retail bakeries only - not open to unapproved vendors or distributors.

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Northeast Bakery Show 2018

April 18 | Piscataway, NJ

We're excited for the first of multiple events in 2018 at our Northeast Distribution Center. Save the date for this Bakery Show and join Dawn to discuss how we can help support your growing bakery. Open to retail bakeries only - not open to unapproved vendors or distributors.

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National Restaurant Association (NRA) 2018

May 19-22, 2018 | Chicago, IL

Dawn Foods is a one-stop provider for dessert menu and bakery solutions for your operation with smart solutions for life's sweet moments. As the international foodservice marketplace, the NRA Show provides unparalleled opportunities for buyers and sellers to come together, conduct business and learn from each other.

Dairy-Deli-Bake Seminar & Expo (IDDBA) 2018

June 10-12, 2018 | New Orleans, LA

IDDBA is the biggest annual show for buyers, merchandisers and executives in the supermarket bakery, deli and dairy industries. It offers an opportunity to network with over 9,000 colleagues, sell and buy new products and services at more than 1,900 expo booths, get inspired by a full lineup of speakers, and discover new merchandising concepts and actionable ideas at an expansive retail showcase.

International Baking Industry Exposition (IBIE) 2019

September 8-11, 2019 | Las Vegas, Nevada

Also known as the Baking Expo™, this is the biggest, most comprehensive event in the U.S. for the grain-based food industry. Put on every 3 years by the American Bakers Association (ABA) and Bakery Equipment Manufacturers and Allieds (BEMA), it brings together more than 20,000 baking professionals from 100 different countries. It’s where new products are launched, great ideas are born and creativity and innovation unite.