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Go VIRTUAL & Save £150! Discover Next Level Insights & Innovative Brand Case Studies From 27 NPD Pioneers From Sainsbury’s Costa Coffee, BrewDog, Huel & More!

Trend-Led, Customer-Centric & Profit-Boosting Food & Drink NPD: Win Customers With Future-Ready, Profitable NPD & Product Innovation Strategies Which Deliver On The Hottest Consumer, Shopper, Retailing, Plant-Based, Health, Sustainability, Ingredients & Packaging Trends To Survive & Thrive Into 2021 & Beyond. 6th Annual, One-Day, Brand-Led, Virtual Conference & Networking Event, 17th March 2021.

  1. Hot Trends & Innovations For Customer-Centric, Consumer-Led NPD: Future-proof your range with lucrative, customer and shopper insight-driven innovations
  2. Plant Power! Unravel the data behind the diets to monetise plant-based trends, deliver on customer expectations and stay-ahead of the curve
  3. Stand-Out NPD Success – From Concept To Launch & Beyond: Essential brand insights to help you make your mark and produce long-lasting, game-changing NPD
  4. The Sustainability Conundrum: Promote your green credentials and discover what sustainability really means to your customers and suppliers
  5. Spot Key Trends, Fads, Hotspots & Market Influencers: Keep your finger on the market’s pulse to identify long-lasting trends and real market demand
  6. Health-Driven, Aspirational NPD: Harness the next mass health sensations and ingredients for nutritious, tasty, exciting products
  7. Coronavirus, Uncertainty & Opportunities: Maintain customer confidence, navigate supply chain hurdles and keep innovation alive for NPD which thrives in uncertain times
  8. Ingredients, Flavours & Sensory Showcase Platforms! Join our quick-fire demos and discussions to delve into the hottest trends and excite consumers
  9. Innovation Within Adversity: Unleash your imagination and widen your customer base with quick-thinking, in-demand and low-cost NPD
  10. New Online Marketing Norms: Implement ‘socially-distanced’ marketing strategies to capture customer
    attention and stand out in the new normal
  11. Problematic Packaging: Restore confidence and alleviate fears with innovative packaging and delivery solutions

Inspiring Speakers - Listen to market-leading, brand-side speakers as they share their hard-won insights and experiences with hot topic presentations and panels

Connect & Network - Networking is easy with the use of our discussion board, direct messaging facility, meeting request buttons, live polling and social media feed. Have your say and meet the other attendees

Live Chat - Pose your own questions and comment via the live chat function and interact with other delegates and speakers in real time

Virtual Roundtables & Peer Discussions - There will be breakout discussions during the day to discuss specific areas of interest with like-minded attendees to tailor your experience

Virtual Exhibition - Explore the 'virtual exhibition stands' and speak directly to our carefully-chosen exhibitors to help you tackle your business challenges directly

Virtual Face-To-Face Meetings - Start a conversation with fellow delegates or exhibitors and discuss your individual needs and challenges one-to-one

It’s Easy! All you need is good internet access and a password which we will provide. No need to download any specific software or apps. Presentations and panels are live, and you can type in questions, take part in live polling and also comment on the social feed. For any breakout discussions, it’s just a normal zoom call. You can also direct message or request a meeting with attendees. Sessions will be recorded and will be available as on-demand content after the event.

27 Brands & Retailers Reveal Fresh Insights On Hot Trends, Leveraging Customer & Shopper Insights, Monetising Plant-Based NPD, Preparing For A Sustainable Future, Producing Stand-Out Launches, Packaging Alternatives, Health Claims, Overcoming Brexit & Uncertainty & Incorporating The Latest Ingredients & Flavours For Show-Stopping NPD

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27 NPD Heads & Directors Tackle Your Toughest Challenges In 1 Day: Hot Trends - Leveraging Customer & Shopper Insights - Monetising Plant-Based NPD - Preparing For A Sustainable Future - Producing Stand-Out Launches - Packaging Alternatives - Examining Health Trends - Overcoming Brexit & Uncertainty - Incorporating The Latest Ingredients & Flavours For Show-Stopping NPD

20 Food & Drink Brands & Retailers Speaking: New Trends & Innovations • Vegan, Plant-Based & Flexitarian • Hot Health Trends • Sustainability • Next-Level NPD • What’s Next? Chefs & Innovator Insights • Plastics & Packaging • International Trends & Influences • Monetise The Convenience Boom • Stand-Out Marketing & Comms • Retailer Views & Predictions

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