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Photo Of The Convention Floor At The National Restaurant Association Show At McCormick Place. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Restaurant Show To Stay, Move Up 2 Weeks In 2012

Dashing fears that Chicago could lose the annual restaurant show to Las Vegas or Orlando forever, the National Restaurant Association announced Tuesday that it is moving up the convention next year to avoid overlapping with the NATO and G8 Summit next May.

CBS Chicago–07/26/2011

Photo Of The Convention Floor At The National Restaurant Association Show At McCormick Place. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Restaurant Show May Leave Chicago Over Scheduling Conflict

A spat has erupted between Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the head of the National Restaurant Association over the dates of the annual event, which will overlap with the NATO and G8 Summit.

CBS Chicago–07/08/2011

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Trade Show Rejects McCormick Place Over Concerns About Costs

Exhibitors are once again refusing to hold their trade shows at the lakefront convention center due to concerns about high labor costs.

CBS Chicago–06/14/2011

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Convention Returning To McCormick Place

A report indicates the cost-saving reforms recently instituted at McCormick Place are having the desired effect.

CBS Chicago–01/10/2011