IGNITE:
WOMEN-OWNED BUSINESS EXPO

IGNITE provides a venue for women-owned businesses to exhibit their products and services to the supplier diversity professionals searching for them. Come meet your goals through face-to-face networking with customers and vendors. While you are there, share and learn from the diversity programs implemented by your peers and gain valuable strategies and tactics for completing the women-owned business certification process. Be a part of creating more opportunities for women's economic advancement. 

Save yourself from cold calling, and travel expenses

 

Women-owned businesses can showcase their products and services directly to some of the largest multinational companies in the world, such as Cargill, Land O’ Lakes, and Wells Fargo. 

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Achieve your company’s supplier diversity goals

Supplier diversity professionals come to connect with businesses that offer the products and services you need while proactively demonstrating support of women's economic advancement. 

 ATTEND 

Step up to support supplier diversity in the food and ag sector.

 

Become a Founding Sponsor and raise awareness of the programs and opportunities your team offers to women-owned businesses. Sponsor packages include the opportunity to invite your women-owned vendors to exhibit at IGNITE and attend the WIA Summit. Contact Joy O'Shaughnessy for more information.

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Snapshot of the products and services corporations are looking for:
 
Commodities   

Baked Goods / Cookie

Pieces

Cherries
Chicken Meat
Cocoa / Chocolate
Confectionary / Fudge
Corn
Dairy
Dried fruit

Edible Oils

Eggs

Energy

Flavors

Fruit Juices / Fruit Purees
Herbs / Spices 

Nuts
Pasta
Salt
Soybean
Spices
Sugar
Tea Leaf
Vinegar / Soy Sauce

Wheat

General Office Supplies/Services

Office supplies
Office equipment
Office furniture
Printing
Promotional products
Signage (exterior)
Hotels
Global relocation services
Marketing & advertising

services

Legal services
Financial services
Consulting & professional

services

OEM 

Bins/tanks

Boiler equipment

Dust control systems

Flour milling equipment

Liquid filtration

Material handling equipment

Pellet mills

Railcar loading/unloading 

equipment

Roller mills

Temperature sensors

Weighing systems

Services - Maintenance

Contractors (roofing)
Lab services
Pest control

Temporary Labor
Tank inspection

Warehouse management
Waste management

Distributors — MRO

Batteries

Bearings
Belt drive components
Conveyors
Drives
Electrical supplies
Gear reducers
HVAC and controls

Hydraulics 

instrumentation

Lab supplies
Lamps/lighting
Motors
Personal protective wear
Pneumatics

Information Technology

IT hardware and

computers

IT software
LAN infrastructure

hardware

Telecommunications
IT services

Packaging 

Bags (multiwall/poly/single
   wall/vacuum)
Bottles
Boxes
Bulk bags
Casings
Containers-solid fiber
Foam trays
Folding cartons
Pallets
Paper trays
Paper boards
Slip sheets
   (plastic/corrugated)
Stretch wrap
Tape

Transportation

Air freight
Freight (LTL)

Logistic Services
Overnight freight services

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