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Propel your business forward faster with FIRST Solution Exchange

No more cold calling—fill your sales pipeline with five days of targeted, strategic networking, business development, and partnering through curated meetings with qualified decision makers, product developers, and innovators from around the world. 

Solution Exchange, an interactive sales experience powered by IFT, is where your company can share its latest ingredient solutions, products, technologies, and services to qualified food innovators, decision makers, and purchase influencers.



Generate new business with curated 1:1 interactive meet ups  

  • Get matched with prospects that meet your company’s criteria; 
  • Easily schedule 20-minute face to face meetings with qualified leads; 
  • Hear prospects’ challenges and offer your company’s solutions; 
  • Demonstrate new products and services; 

FIRST Solution Exchange—where you grow your leads and your business in just 5 meeting packed days.

 FIRST Sample Boxes

Customized Sample Boxes

Create an unforgettable impression for your prospective clients by participating in our sample box opportunity. 

Your branded item(s) will be sent to targeted attendees before FIRST, so that they can more effectively engage with you and ask questions during the event. 

Don’t be the last to secure this limited opportunity.


Learn more about these sponsorship opportunities and many more. 

Submit the inquiry form to access our supplier and sponsor showcase portal where you’ll be able to peruse all of the different interactive and brand awareness options available.  

Upon submission, one of our helpful customer service representatives will be alerted and will reach out to you within 48 hours to assist you with any questions you may have.

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Should you have any immediate questions, don’t hesitate to contact Darlene Hankes to connect with one of our helpful sales representatives!

Susan Young
East Coast & International
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Bonny McColl
West Coast
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FIRST also provides you a robust experience of emerging science and research, trends and insights, product exploration and discovery, and networking and strategic connections.