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August 19-21, 2020

San Diego, California

An Invitation-only Sourcing & Networking Event

for Prepared Foods, Specialty Cheese, Charcuterie and Deli professionals

Supported by:


As a hosted buyer, your participation is free!

  • Two nights luxury accommodations 

  • Airfare allowance of up to $500 
  • Ground Transportation from San Diego Airport
  • All included meals and receptions
  • Full access to conference program

What is Deli and Cheese 1on1?

The Most Efficient Use of Your Time

This isn’t a tradeshow: it’s a working, high-level business meeting. You’ll meet senior-level Suppliers who respect your time, position, and role as a decision-maker. Deli and Cheese1on1 puts the control in your hands.


After you’ve heard the presentations and tasted the product samples, you decide which Suppliers  you’ll schedule formal meetings with based on your needs and interests.

Access to the Right Companies

We’ve pre-screened leading Suppliers; only those with exceptional products, ample production capacity and stellar business standing have been invited to participate.

networking and intelligence 


In addition to meeting potential Suppliers, meet your peers and other thought leaders and improve the way you operate all year long.


Many Buyers who have participated in FirstSource events tell us that a surprise benefit is getting to know their peers from across the country, and having the opportunity to collaborate with them on common challenges, strategies, and solutions.

Improve your Purchasing Efficiency

You’ll have the time to step back and address your buying needs at a strategic level while being introduced to a host of new products and vendors. Condense a year’s worth of sourcing and research into two highly productive days.

A Sample of Past Suppliers include:

For more information:  


Bill Doherty  

(207) 216-9857   

For more information:  

Contact Brian Duckett, Show Manager


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