Days to Show

March 19 - 22, 2018
Exhibits Open: March 20 - 22, 2018
Las Vegas Convention Center

Fact Sheet

International Pizza Expo Facts
The Largest Pizza Show in the World

Year annual show began: 1985

Number of 2017 attendees: 7,400

Number of 2017 exhibiting companies: 520

Business-to-business trade show: Pizza Expo puts buyers who are owners and managers of independent and chain pizza restaurants in touch with manufacturers and service providers to the industry

Pizza restaurant industry revenues: an estimated $43 billion in annual sales

Annual competitions at Pizza Expo: International Pizza Challenge (bake-offs before judges in five divisions, with Pizza Maker of the Year finals); World Pizza Games (skills competition in five divisions)

Workshops: School of Pizzeria Management (advanced courses in running a profitable pizza restaurant company); Making Pizzas With Tony Gemignani (in-depth sessions on making starters, dough and pizzas); Scott’s Las Vegas Pizza Tour (evening bus tour of three outstanding local pizzerias

Education program: Approximately 90 keynote addresses, seminars, panel discussions and pizzeria menu demonstrations during the event

Among the major product categories exhibited at Pizza Expo:
Baking supplies/bakeware
Alcohol/beer/wine/soft drinks
Advertising/marketing
Bar equipment/beverage dispensers
Delivery boxes/equipment
Bread/bread products
Cash handling systems/POS, POP and computer systems
Cheese/cheese alternatives
Meat/poultry/other toppings
Crusts frozen/par-baked
Distributors food/equipment
Dough/flour/additives
Dough handling equipment
Frozen dough/pizza/products
Gluten-free products
Kitchen equipment/accessories
Mixers
Ovens/oven accessories
Pasta/pasta equipment
Peels/cutters/hand tools
Refrigerators/freezers
Sauces pizza/pasta/other
Tomatoes
Web development/app development
Signs indoor/outdoor
Promotional items/marketing