We’re back from the Southwest Food Expo, which was held in Dallas, TX at the Dallas Convention Center.
Last year, the show was one of the largest restaurant and food service shows in the UNited States. In fact, we exhibited during the 2008 show, and spoke to hundreds of independent and chain restaurants, as well as a few retailers, and a number of culinary students and schools. The response to TimeForge was great!
However, this year the show was much smaller — only about 400 exhibitors, and the show seemed to be slow, similar to what we experienced at the National Restaurant Association (NRA) show, and at the National Association for Food Equipment Manufacturers (NAFEM) trade shows in 2009. The exhibitors we spoke to said it was slower as well.
If you are in the Dallas, Houston, or Austin areas and you need a Point of Sale system, a full service labor management system (employee scheduling and/or attendance management), or just help with your computer systems and networks, please make sure to check out our partners!
TimeForge employee scheduling software is used by owners and operators of foodservice and hospitality related businesses around the world. TimeForge will reduce turnover, improve retention, and increase profits at your business!