​​To be included as an exhibitor in the 2020 Illinois Products Expo, your company must headquarter, produce, package, or process your products in Illinois and do the following: 

  1. Complete the online exhibitor registration form including this information:

    1. Contact Info
    2. Name products to be exhibited/sampled/sold
    3. Public Health inspection questions
    4. Public Health inspection statement
    5. Requested booth size (10x10-$375 / 10x20-$675)
    6. Table Order (29" tall or 36" tall and how many)
    7. Describe your electrical requirements (devices and amps required)
    8. Calculate total registration fee owed 
  2. Pay the registration fee either online; https://magic.collectorsolutions.com/magic-ui/payments/ill-agriculture/marketing

    Or by check made out to "IL Products Promotional Fund" and mailed to:

    ​IL Department of Agriculture,
    Marketing, Promotions & Grants
    PO Box 19281
    Springfield, IL 62794-9281
  3. Download, complete, sign, and return the Participation Agreement as required by law:  Illinois Product Expo 2020 Participation Form .

  4. Download, complete, sign, and return the Temporary Food Event Checklist for Safe Food Handling form.

  5. Provide a certificate of liability insurance naming the State of Illinois as an additional insured (Minimum $1 million per occurrence, $2 million annual aggregate) .

  6. Email a company logo for our promotional use to Erin.Cleary@Illinois.gov (optional) .

No company can be registered as an exhibitor in the Illinois Products Expo until all of the above requirements are complete and approved by both show management and IL Dept. of Public Health. Exhibitor participation and placement on the show floor are at the sole discretion of the IL Dept. of Agriculture.

Any questions regarding the show or registration may be directed to: Erin Cleary, Agriculture Marketing, Promotions and Grants ManagerErin.Cleary@illinois.gov, 217-557-5897

Questions regarding food safety and inspection may be directed to:  Illinois Dept. of Public Health, Food Programs, dph.food@illinois.gov, 217-785-2439