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The Gluten & Allergen Free Expo Comes to Phoenix

Special Diets Event Brings Education, Flavor and Support to Community

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- As part of its support to the fast-growing gluten free community, The Gluten Free Marketing Group will hold the Phoenix Gluten & Allergen Free Expo on February 22th and 23rd at the Renaissance Glendale Hotel & Spa in Glendale, Ariz.  

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The event attracts the celiac community, those with gluten sensitivities, auto-immune/inflammatory diseases, and autism. Athletes and the health conscious also benefit from the Expo.

All of the vendors are 100% gluten-free and many will also showcase products free of the top eight allergens: milk, egg, peanut, tree nut, fish, shellfish, soy and wheat. The Expo also offers personal care products, vitamins and supplements, and green household cleaning alternatives.

The Expo will allow attendees to sample hundreds of gluten-free products and try before they buy, in addition to receiving coupons, discounted products available for purchase, informative classes related to the gluten and allergen-free lifestyle and the chance to meet their favorite food manufacturers, authors and bloggers.

The Expo will also include a dedicated area featuring nut-free products and special area for gluten-free kids. Allergen-savvy health care practitioners will be available to answer medical questions. Guests can attend free lectures, connect with gluten and allergen-free restaurants, associated non-profits and more.

Tickets can be purchased in advance at www.gfafexpo.com or at the door. A one-day ticket is $15 in advance or $20 at the door. Children, active military and veterans can attend free of charge and discounted pricing is available for seniors and families.

For more information, visit www.gfafexpo.com. To schedule an interview with CEO and Founder Jen Cafferty, contact Sara Lefebvre at 860-208-7682 or [email protected].

 

ABOUT THE GLUTEN & ALLERGEN FREE EXPOS

Managed by The Gluten Free Marketing Group, the Gluten & Allergen Free Expos are the largest and fastest growing special diet consumer events in the United States. Started in 2007, the events are professionally managed and have expanded from one to seven cities throughout the country. In addition to meeting the needs of the Celiac community, the Expos welcome those with gluten sensitivities, auto-immune/inflammatory diseases and autism. Athletes and the health-conscious community also benefit from the Expos. The Expos will have an attendance of over 35,000 consumers in 2014. For more information, visit www.gfafexpo.com.

 

ABOUT THE GLUTEN FREE MARKETING GROUP

Headquartered in Chicago, the Gluten Free Marketing Group is the leading U.S. marketing and event company dedicated to promoting the gluten free lifestyle. The company holds a captive gluten free lifestyle community across its many facets including the Find Me Gluten Free apps for iPhone, iPad and Android and the Gluten & Allergen Free Expos. The Group is expanding in 2014 to keep up with the needs of this rapidly expanding consumer base with additional app features, a gluten free e-magazine, and a monthly gluten free subscription box. For more information, visit www.glutenfreemg.com

Media Contact: Sara Lefebvre, The Gluten Free Marketing Group, 860-208-7682, [email protected]

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