The term “heavy-duty” refers to items that are designed to handle difficult work or tasks, equipment that is built to be stronger and provide more power than standard equipment. By default, it would seem that anything related to industrial material handling or mining would need to be heavy duty - but are they?
Spending all day at a show like ProMat can be exhausting. Not only are you traversing thousands of square feet of show floor, but you're talking, networking, shaking hands, and interacting with people for hours on end. For some people this means at the end of the day they just want to go to bed. But for others, it will mean you want to unwind and relax. We've put together this list of Chicago nightspots for every post-show craving you might have so you can be fresh and ready for the next day - and have a little fun, too.
Chicago is something of a dining destination for the Midwest. Some of the country's hottest chefs have made the Windy City their home and brought with them innovative and delicious takes on contemporary cuisine. And of course, we cannot forget Chicago's famous pizza and hot dogs. So even though we know you will be at the ProMat show for work, we think you should find some time to check out a few of these Chicago institutions. We've even provided the easy transportation options for getting to them from McCormick Place - South.