With a new and interactive exhibit hall and programming that have been redesigned to inspire you like never before, everything that's out there for food retailers will be at the new FMI Connect, set for June 10-13 at McCormick Place (South Hall) in Chicago.

Food retailers and foodservice operators can see what's new for fresh and prepared foods, health & wellness, technology and more. Plus you'll get invaluable insights into coming trends and possibilities for your store's future.

FMI Connect is designed to provide solutions to your greatest food retail challenges, such as growing basket size, increasing customer trips, improving margins, expanding market share and developing leadership. To learn more, visit www.fmiconnect.net.

Top chefs at leading supermarkets will also compete on the Supermarket Chef Showdown on the FMI Connect Exhibit Floor on Wednesday, June 11, from 10:15 am to 3:30 pm.

Culinary experts will demonstrate their talents and show how anyone can create a delicious dish from products in a supermarket. Learn more about the competition and the Supermarket Chef Community on the Supermarket Chef Showdown website

Follow the competition on Twitter: @SChefShowdown #FMIConnect