Commercial - Chains

Your chain’s missing link

Consistent, delicious products. Unbeatable value. Reliable service. To earn loyalty from your customers, your restaurant must have all three—and that’s only the beginning. At the 2024 National Restaurant Show, you’ll discover the strategies, products and partners you need to advance your operations, enhance your menu and strengthen your supply chain so you can continue to expand your reach and solidify your reputation as a go-to favorite.

Find forward-thinking strategies that can improve efficiency and your bottom line in enhanced operator-led education sessions focused on marketing, menu and beverage trends, workforce management and beyond. Take advantage of on-floor programming covering actionable tactics and best practices, from live culinary demos with celebrated chefs to supplier-led sessions. 

Experience next-level innovation across the legendary Show floor — the size of nearly 12 football fields — with future-focused suppliers showcasing new-to-market products covering over 900 categories.

Visit specialty Show floor pavilions such as Startup Alley and the TECH Pavilion to connect with industry leaders in the restaurant technology space and explore the latest solutions for loyalty programs, drive-thru ordering, delivery and more. Head to the Global Food Expo, Organic & Natural and A Taste of the States pavilions to see, smell and sample the best new food and beverage items…then craft an unforgettable menu your guests will rave about

The Show is where foodservice and hospitality trends come to life—the ones you can be the first to bring to your market. Join the industry’s largest and most influential gathering of operators, suppliers, buyers and manufacturers in Chicago this coming May.

Who is in the “chain” segment? 

  • Table Service - Casual Dining
  • Table Service - Family Dining
  • Quick Service Restaurants
  • Fast Casual
  • Pizza
  • Bar/Tavern/Pub/Brewery
  • Coffee Shop/Donut/Bakery/Chocolatier
  • Ice Cream/Frozen Novelty
  • Buffet/Cafeteria/Banquets

Our 2023 Attendees

Why Attend the National Restaurant Show