ARLINGTON, Va. -- The National Grocers Association here has decided to use the 2002 convention in Las Vegas, Feb. 12 to 14, to begin a transition to a totally new trade show format that eliminates exhibit booths by 2004. NGA previously announced it would debut its new format all at once next year but later realized a phase-in period would be necessary, said Frank DiPasquale, NGA senior vice president. DiPasquale said, "It has been a challenging task educating suppliers and retailers about ...

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