Early registration for the Midwest Produce Conference & Expo is now open and can save attendees up to $200.

Midwest Produce Conference & Expo registration opensThe show, set for Aug. 11-13 at the Hyatt Regency in Chicago, is presented by The Packer and Produce Retailer magazine.

More than 200 exhibitors are scheduled for the expo floor.

Designed to connect retailers, foodservice managers and other buyers to wholesalers, growers, shippers and others in the industry, the Midwest Produce Conference & Expo also includes a full schedule of informational sessions.

Tours of the Chicago International Produce Market, restaurants, grocery retailers and smaller independent stores will be available for additional fees.

Early registration prices last until June 14. Prices begin at $295 for the full conference, including receptions, general sessions and the expo floor for retailer attendees.

Wholesalers and distributors can get an early bird rate of $395 and growers, packers, shippers and allied industries have an early bird rate of $1,295.

For additional details on the event and to register, visit www.midwestproduceexpo.com or call 630-434-7779.