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23 Brands Explore Unstoppable Food & Drink Trends & Innovations For Best-Selling Products & Attention-Grabbing Marketing: Capitalise On Critical Vegan, Plant-Based, Health, Sustainability, Convenience & Retail Trends For Captivating Products That Excite Shoppers With The Latest Flavours, Ingredients & International Cuisines, On-Trend Packaging, Profitable NPD Strategies & Engaging Marketing Campaigns. @FoodTrendsConf

7th Annual, One-Day, Brand-Led Conference - Live & Virtual Event, 14th January 2021, London. PLUS! Join Us At The Alcohol Trends & Innovations Workshop Day, 13th January 2021. Virtual Tickets Available For £349. Safety First. Find out about onsite precautions.

23 Brands Explore Unstoppable Food & Drink Trends & Innovations For Best-Selling Products & Attention-Grabbing Marketing: Capitalise On Critical Vegan, Plant-Based, Health, Sustainability, Convenience & Retail Trends For Captivating Products That Excite Shoppers With The Latest Flavours, Ingredients & International Cuisines, On-Trend Packaging, Profitable NPD Strategies & Engaging Marketing Campaigns. @FoodTrendsConf

7th Annual, One-Day, Brand-Led Conference & Networking Event, 14th January 2021. PLUS! Join Us At The Alcohol Trends & Innovations Workshop Day, 13th January 2021. PLUS! Live Streaming Option Available.

Monetise The Latest Retail & Consumer Insights, Critical Trends & Hot Innovations To Excel In Vegan, Plant-Based & Consumer Health Trends, Meet Rising Demands For Sustainable Packaging, Excite Busy Shoppers With Next-Level NPD, International Cuisines & Innovative Convenience Products & Create Captivating Marketing Campaigns To Skyrocket Sales

The Food & Drink Trends & Innovations Conference At A Glance:

23
Food & Drink
Brand Speakers

100%
Satisfaction Rating
In 2019

7
Years Leading
The Market

10
Advanced Topic
Streams

1
Inspirational,
Trend-Led Day

PLUS! This Food & Drink Trends & Innovations Conference Also Features:


  • 23 Iconic Food & Drink Brands & Retailers Speaking
  • New For 2020! Post-Conference Alcohol Trends Workshop Day
  • 100% Satisfaction Rate In 2019
  • Innovative Taste Demos From Pioneering Chefs
  • In-Depth Conversations & Speaker Interviews
  • 4 Facilitated Breakout Discussions Covering: A) Gut Health B) Sustainability & Packaging C) Long-Term Brand Building D) eCommerce

23 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

Monetise Alcohol Trends & Innovations For Exciting, Profitable Products: 360° Market Insights: Retailers, Beers, Wines, Spirits, Sommeliers, On-Trade & Non-Alcoholic. 13th January 2021, Central London.

Monetise Alcohol Trends & Innovations For Exciting, Profitable Products: ✓ Emerging Trends & Flavours ✓ Low & No ✓ Craft Beer ✓ Sustainability ✓ Packaging ✓ On-Trade Insights ✓ Soft Drinks & Mixers ✓ International Trends & Influences ✓ CBD ✓ (G)innovation

97% Average Delegate Satisfaction Rating Across All 2019 Events! Hear What Previous Conference Attendees Think:

‘Conversation-generating presentations on driving the business forward.’

‘A very well-organised, professional event.’

‘Very relevant, interesting and motivating.’

Can You Help Monetise The Latest Consumer Trends & Innovations? For more information on how to get involved, please call +44 (0)20 3479 2299 or email partner@foodanddrinkconference.com

Book an exhibition stand and two delegate passes today for just £2,399+VAT. Click here to book your stand. Exhibition space is limited and will be issued on a first-come, first-served basis.

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Unstoppable Food & Drink Trends & Innovations For Best-Selling Products & Attention-Grabbing Marketing: Capitalise On Critical Vegan, Plant-Based, Health, Sustainability, Convenience & Retail Trends For Captivating Products That Excite Shoppers With The Latest Flavours, Ingredients & International Cuisines, On-Trend Packaging, Profitable NPD Strategies & Engaging Marketing Campaigns
7th Annual, Brand-Led Conference & Networking Event, 14th January 2021, London

08:30 Registration, Morning Coffee & Objective Setting

09:10 GIC Welcome, Interactive Voting Introduction & Morning Chair’s Opening Remarks

Hot New Trends & Innovations - Q&A Panel

09:20 Seize Opportunities & Capitalise On The Cutting-Edge Trends Defining Our Plate In 2020 & Beyond For New Profitable Innovations

Ben Lockwood, UK On Trade Marketing Manager, BrewDog

 

 

Rupert Willday, Head of Food, Charlie Bigham's

 

 

Ben Hedley, Head of Marketing Global, Burger & Lobster Restaurant Group


 

 

Charlotte Dauzat, Co-FounderGÂTO


 

 

Lee Boakes Head of NPD & Innovation Huel

Vegan & Plant-Based

09:50 Explore The Longevity Of Veganism & Create Profitable Products & Campaigns That Impress Both Plant-Based Consumers & The Mass Market

Vegan & Plant-Based

10:10 Ensure You’re Meeting The Needs Of Health-Conscious Consumers With Products That Hit The All-Important Health Trends For Increased Sales

Rebecca BoltHead of Innovations, Addo Food Group

 

 

 

10:40 Morning Refreshment Break With Informal Networking & Chef Demos

Sustainability Drive

11:10 Create & Maintain A True Drive For Sustainability Across Your Organisation With Innovative New Strategies That Impress Today’s Environmentally-Conscious Consumer

Paul Irwin-Rhodes, External Affairs Manager, Greggs

 

 

 


11:50 Bonus Session Reserved For Exclusive Conference Partner. For more information on how to get involved, please call +44 (0)20 3479 2299 or email partner@foodanddrinkconference.com

Next-Level NPD

12:20 Harness Fresh Consumer Insights & Successful NPD Strategies For Innovative & Profitable Products That Fly Off The Shelf

Minerve Vicente, Head of Product Development EMEA, Kraft Heinz Company


12:40 Lunch & Informal Networking For Speakers, Delegates & Partners

13:10 Informal Breakout Discussions

A) Gut Health

Nicola Diogenous, Head of Innovation & NPD, Jacksons

 

 

 

B) Long-Term Brand Building

C) Sustainability & Packaging

D) Coronavirus Response!
Share best practice with your peers about the immediate impact of coronavirus on business operations and strategy, how to minimise blows to the bottom line and reinforce business resilience during uncertain times.

13:40 Afternoon Chair’s Opening Remarks

Daniela Busseni, Head of Category Development - Sweet Treats, Premier Foods

Chefs & Innovators: The Next Big Thing!

13:50 The Next Big Thing: Hot New Flavours, Cuisines & Ingredients Hitting The Menu For 2020 & Beyond

Aaron Dixon, Head of Culinary, Moy Park

 

 

 

Mark Schomberg, Global Lead Development Chef, pladis Global

 

 

 

Robbie Lorraine, Executive Chef, The Lion's Prep

 

 

 

Toby Hill, Head of Food Development, Bourne Leisure

Plastics & Packaging

14:20 Move Towards Sustainable Packaging With Plastics & Alternatives That Meet Rising Consumer Demands

Ben Fox, Packaging Procurement Manager, Yeo Valley Family Farm

International Trends & Influences

14:40 Tap Into The Latest Worldwide Food & Drink Trends For Up-To-Date, Innovative Products

 


15:00 Bonus Session Reserved For Exclusive Conference Partner. For more information on how to get involved, please call +44 (0)20 3479 2299 or email partner@foodanddrinkconference.com


15:30 Afternoon Refreshment Break With Informal Networking

On-The-Go!

16.00 Excite Busy Shoppers With Innovative On-The-Go Products That Fly Off The Shelves

Steve Bessant, Co-Founder, The Coconut Collaborative & Boostball

Fresh Marketing & Comms

16:20 Create Fresh Marketing Campaigns With Exciting & Relevant Content That Effectively Communicates Brand Values & Captivates Consumers Across Multiple Channels

Speaker to be announced

Plant Power Is People Power

Speaker to be confirmed.

Retailer Views & Insights - Q&A Panel

17:00 Hear Directly From The Retailers! The Latest Trends, Consumer Behaviours & Shopper Habits To Buy Into & Ensure Profit In A Challenging Retail Market

Kevin Hancock, Senior Trading Manager, Ocado

 

 

 

Simon Browning, MD Strategic Partnerships, Krispy Kreme UK

 

 

 

Rita Almeida, Retail Brand Specialist - Grocery & Pantry, Amazon UK

 

 

 

17:30 Chairs’ Closing Remarks & Official Close Of Conference

Monetise Alcohol Trends & Innovations For Exciting, Profitable Products: 360° Market Insights: Retailers, Beers, Wines, Spirits, Sommeliers, On-Trade & Non-Alcoholic

Monetise Alcohol Trends & Innovations For Exciting, Profitable Products: ✓ Emerging Trends & Flavours ✓ Low & No ✓ Craft Beer ✓ Sustainability ✓ Packaging ✓ On-Trade Insights ✓ Soft Drinks & Mixers ✓ International Trends & Influences ✓ CBD ✓ (G)innovation

Why Not Get Involved With The Food & Drink Trends Conference?

Can You Help Monetise The Latest Consumer Trends & Innovations? For more information on how to get involved, please call +44 (0)20 3479 2299 or email partner@foodanddrinkconference.com

Book an exhibition stand and two delegate passes today for just £2,399+VAT. Click here to book your stand. Exhibition space is limited and will be issued on a first-come, first-served basis.