Canada’s Largest Hospitality and Foodservice Expo Returns with a Bold New Theme and an Enhanced Menu of Show Features

RC Show 2024 Unveils ‘LEVEL UP’ Theme; Shares How The Industry Can Elevate Businesses, Teams, and Service Excellence Through Innovation and Growth

TORONTO, ON (November 28, 2023) – Restaurants Canada is thrilled to announce the highly anticipated return of RC Show 2024, the ultimate gathering place for the food and beverage industry to come together to learn, grow and network. Taking place from April 8-10, 2024, at Toronto’s Enercare Centre, this year’s ‘LEVEL UP’ theme aims to support the industry, discover new ways to push the boundaries of what’s possible and embrace innovation.

“Whether you’re aiming to expand your business, foster a winning team, boost efficiency, or enhance overall quality of service, you can learn how to LEVEL UP at RC Show 2024,” says Kelly Higginson, President & CEO of Restaurants Canada. “This year we’ll be celebrating innovation, excellence, and the dynamic and deep-rooted essence of the Canadian hospitality sector. Our emphasis is to empower attendees to elevate their skills in this constantly evolving industry, challenge conventional limits, invest in people, and wholeheartedly embrace the spirit of innovation.”

As the leading destination for the hospitality and foodservice industry, RC Show 2024 offers a dynamic in-person trade show, conferences, competitions, and events. With a lineup of world-class speakers and immersive workshops, RC Show 2024 is the go-to event for those looking to level up their game.

What’s on the menu

New and returning show features include: the return of the RC POP UP Interactive Experience, where Canada’s food and beverage products come to life and where attendees can sample and see firsthand amazing products come to life to help them LEVEL UP their in-house and consumer experience. Additionally, attendees can look forward to a range of returning and NEW culinary competitions, including the prestigious Bocuse d’Or and the Garland Canada Culinary Competition, which will showcase up-and-coming talent from across Canada, as well as Beyond

the Rail Cocktail Competition, Sommelier Service Competition, pastry chef and pizza competitions, and exciting NEW additions such as the coffee and sandwich competitions.

In addition to the engaging lineup of events, RC Show 2024 will bring back its exclusive signature events, including Breakfast with Champions, Industry Night Out, and the RC Awards of Excellence. These events provide attendees with the opportunity to gain valuable insights into industry trends and network with thought leaders on how they leveled up to achieve success.

Restaurants Canada, the national not-for-profit association representing Canada’s foodservice industry, operates the RC Show. All revenue generated from the event goes back into supporting the growth and development of Canada’s vibrant foodservice and hospitality industry.

Don’t miss out on this unparalleled opportunity to LEVEL UP your business April 8-10 at RC Show 2024!
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