Atlanta Food & Wine Experience
Tuesday – September 26th, 2017

Cobb Galleria
Two Galleria Parkway Atlanta, GA 30339, Direct: 770-989-5051


All GFI Food Show registrations have to be completed on our 2017 Marketing Program. Registration Deadline August 25th.The show is coordinated with a local wine and spirit distributor to create a true culinary experience. All GFI customers are invited- Retail & Food Service Partners and we had over 1800 attend the 2016 show. Vendors must attend & service their booths to present products & take orders for the 2017 Holiday season. GFI customers place orders prior to or at the show. Orders ship at customer's request between 9/25 and 12/3. Vendors are billed back monthly on experience pre-orders shipped in the month. 

REGISTER NOW: Show Badges:

All vendors must register for their badges before arriving to the show. This will speed up the process and alleviate problems with the registration desk. Use the link above labeled "Register Now: Show Badges". Complete the infomation and  select “I AM A SUPPLIER” on the second page.

Sample Registration Form:

The sample request form is to inform us how your product will be arriving to the show. The form needs to be completed even if you are bringing your own samples to the show. Sample form must be completed by September 15th. Samples being shipped to GFI Atlanta must arrive to our warehouse by September 21st to be put on our truck for the Food Show. Your Booth Number is required to complete sample form. Booth Number List.

For vendors currently signed up for the The Cheese Fest Atlanta, samples for the Show and Cheese Fest must be packed in separate boxes. Click here to be directed to the Cheese Fest site, where you can complete samples for the Cheese Fest only and obtain a separate label for shipping.

Show Deal Information

Selling Details: GFI customers place orders prior to or at the show. Orders ship at customer's request between 9/25 and 12/3. Vendors are billed back monthly on experience pre-orders shipped in the month.
Deal Submission Dealine August 25th. Deals submited after August 25th are not assured inclusion in the printed Show Book. 

Booth Equipment

Each interior 8’ x 10’ booth will be set with:

  • 3’ high back drape
  • 3’ high side dividers
  • one 6’ draped table
  • two side chairs
  • one wastebasket
  • 7” x 44” one line identification sign.

There are a limited number of booths on outside walls that lend themselves to large backdrops. Unless requested on your online booth registration entered on or before Aug 25th, outside wall options may not be available. Vendors who have selected half booths will share 50% of a table.  Please be considerate of your vendor table partner and work together to create an attractive booth which provides equal space for both vendors.

Show Schedule

Pre-Register For Badge Prior to Entry: Register Now
Message from the President: September 26th 12:00pm-Back of the Galleria Hall near the stage.
Vendor Packet Pick Up-Booth: Tuesday September 26th 8:30-11AM. 
Exhibitor Set Up: Monday, September 25th 2-6PM & Tuesday September 26th 8-11AM.
Atlanta Food & Wine Experience: Tuesday, September 26th 1-7PM
Exhibitor Break Down: September 26th 7-9PM. All exhibitor materials must be removed from the exhibit facility by 9:00pm on Tuesday. All carriers must check-in no later than 8:00pm on Tuesday.

Additional Services
This information is provided by GFI for your convenience. All vendors are directly responsible for any additional charges to the provider for services. Order sheets for additional services will be available August 2017. 


Cobb Galleria  

Ordering Utilities such as electrical Order Form 

Communication & Cable Order Form

Questions with electrical please, contact:

Melissa Chapman

Operations Assistant

Cobb Galleria Centre

Two Galleria Parkway

Atlanta, GA 30339

Direct: 770.989.5016

Fax: 770-989-5222


Freeman Services 

Ordering additional Exhibitor Services (carpet, additional table/chairs, etc) 

For Exhibitor Services forms, for ATLANTA FOOD & WINE EXPO, & ordering instructions call:

Freeman Services


Lowe USA 

Ordering refrigerated cases, microwave/convection ovens, slicers, etc-  

Exhibitor Services Catalog and instructions for online ordering.
Order Form

Lowe USA



Vendor Reception: Sunday, September 24 6:30-9:30pm
Rooftop Terrace at Ponce City Market Private parking deck available Food, live music and rooftop amusement games

Hotel Location & Reservation Information 

Sheraton Suites Galleria Address (across from Cobb Galleria Center):
2844 Cobb Parkway SE, Atlanta, GA 30339 Phone: 770.955.3900
Group Rate $162/night. Book Now.
The Georgian Terrace Address(Downtown-Closer to The Cheese Fest Venue):
659 Peachtree St NE Atlanta, GA 30308 Phone: 1-800-651-2316 Book Now.


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