CALENDAR OF EVENTS
April 2020

CANCELLED/RESCHEDULED AS A VIRTUAL OFFERING BEGINNING APRIL 14:7-9  Convenience NACS State of the Industry Summit at the Hyatt Regency O'Hare in Rosemont, IL
Info: www.nacsonline.com and 703-684-3600

RESCHEDULED FOR AUGUST 5-7, 2020: Previously April 15-17  International Food Trade Show  SIAL Canada North American Food Marketplace at Congress Palace in Montreal, Canada
Info: www.sialcanada.com

CANCELLED: Previously April 19-22   Bakery  American Baking Association (ABA) Convention at the Phoenician in Scottsdale, AZ
Info: www.americanbakers.org

RESCHEDULED FOR SEPTEMBER 14-17, 2020: Previously April 20-23 International Food Trade Show  Alimentaria Exhibition at Fira Barcelona Gran Via in Barcelona, Spain
Info: www.alimentaria.com

CANCELLED/TO BE RESCHEDULED: Previously April 21-23  Coupons  Annual Industry Coupon Conference at the Drake Hotel in Chicago, IL
info: www.couponpros.org

CANCELLED: Previously April 23-25  Food Imports  Association of Food Industries Convention at the W Hotel in Fort Lauderdale, FL
Info: www.afius.org/annualconvention

CANCELLED: Previously April 25-28  Pharmacy  NACDS (National Association of Chain Drug Stores) Annual Conference at The Phoenician in Scottsdale, AZ
info: www.nacds.org

RESCHEDULED FOR SEPTEMBER 13-16, 2020: Previously April 26-29  Manufacturing  Food Automation & Manufacturing Conference and Expo at the Doral Resort in Miami, FL
Info: www.foodengineringmag.com/food-automation-conference

CANCELLED: Previously April 27-28  International Food Show  Canadian Federation of Independent Grocers' Grocery & Specialty Food West at the Vancouver Convention Centre in Vancouver, BC, Canada
Info: www.cfig.ca

 
May 2020

CANCELLED: Previously May 2-6  Retailing  Western Association of Food Chains (WAFC) 95th Annual Convention at the JW Marriott Desert Springs in Palm Desert, CA
Info: www.wafc.com and 562-497-1012

RESCHEDULED FOR JULY 26-29: Previously May 3-6  Brand Management  D2C Brand Insider Summit at the Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort in Santa Barbara, CA
Info: www.mediapost.com/brandinsidersummitd2c

RESCHEDULED FOR SEPTEMBER 29-Oct. 1, 2020: Previously May 13-15 International Food Trade Show  SIAL China at the Shanghai New International Expo Center (SNIEC) in Shanghai, China
Info: www.sialchina.com

CANCELLED: Previously May 19-21  Snack Foods  Sweets & Snacks Expo at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL
Info: www.sweetsandsnacks.com

20  Loyalty-Engagement-Analytics-Digital Applications  CPGmatters' Spring Virtual LEAD Marketing Conference - the 17th Edition
Info: www.LEADMarketingConference.com and 216-534-9933

RESCHEDULED FOR DECEMBER 2-3, 2020: Previously May 26-27  Private Label  PLMA's 2020 "World of Private Label" International Trade Show at the RAI Exhibition Centre in Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Info: www.plmainternational.com

CANCELLED: Previously 31-June 2  Retailing  International Dairy Deli Bakery Association Annual Convention in Indianapolis, IN
Info: www.iddba.org


June 2020

RESCHEDULED FOR NOVEMBER 4-6: Previously June 3-5  Customer Engagement  Interactive Customer Experience (ICX) Summit at the Hilton Columbus at Easton in Columbus, OH
Info: www.icxsummit.com

RESCHEDULED FOR SEPTEMBER 30 - OCTOBER 4: Previously June 4-9  General Merchandise  GMDC General Merchandise Conference at the Omni Champions Gate in Orlando, FL
Info: www.gmdc.org

CANCELLED: Previously June 9-11  In-Store Marketing  GlobalShop 2020 at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL
Info: www.globalshop.org

CANCELLED: Previously June 15-18 Supply Chain  GS1 Connect 2020 Annual Conference in Las Vegas, NV
Info: www.gs1connect.org

CANCELLED: Previously June 15-19  Candy Retail Confectioners International (RCI) Annual Convention and Industry Exposition at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh, PA
Info: www.retailconfectioners.org

RESCHEDULED FOR NOVEMBER 4-6: Previously June 16-18  Retailing Future Stores Conference at the Sheraton in Seattle, WA
Info: www.futurestores.wbresearch.com

CANCELLED: Previously June 28-30 Fancy Food National Association for the Specialty Food Trade (NASFT) 64th Summer International Fancy Food and Confection Show at the Javits Center in New York City, NY
Info: www.specialtyfood.com and 212-482-6440


July 2020

26-29  Brand Management  (NEW DATE) D2C Brand Insider Summit at the Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort in Santa Barbara, CA
Info: www.mediapost.com/brandinsidersummitd2c

August 2020

8-10  Pharmacy (NEW DATE) NACDS Total Store Expo at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, CA
Info: www.nacds.org

16-19 Brand Management  DTC Brand Insider's CPG Summit in Lake Tahoe, CA
Info: www.mediapost.com/brandinsidersummitcpg


September 2020

10-13  Retailing  Grocery Manufacturer's Association (GMA) Leadership Forum at The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs, CO
Info www.gmaonline.org

10-13  International Health Foods Conference & Trade Show  CHFA (Canadian Health Foods Association) East at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, South Building, in Toronto, Canada
Info: www.chfa.ca

CANCELLED/RESCHEDULED FOR SEPTEMBER 19-22, 2021: Previously September 13-17, 2020  Shopper Marketing &Technology  Groceryshop, the event for CPG Brands and Retailers, at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, NV
Info: www.groceryshop.com

13-16 (NEW DATE)  Manufacturing  Food Automation & Manufacturing Conference and Expo at the Doral Resort in Miami, FL
Info: www.foodengineringmag.com/food-automation-conference

14-17 (NEW DATE)  Technology  Shoptalk, the Tech Event for NextGen Commerce, at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, NV
Info: www.shoptalk.com

14-17 (NEW DATE)  International Food Trade Show  Alimentaria Exhibition at Fira Barcelona Gran Via in Barcelona, Spain
Info: www.alimentaria.com

28-30 (NEW DATE)  International Food Trade Show  SIAL China at the Shanghai New International Expo Center (SNIEC) in Shanghai, China
Info: www.sialchina.com

29- Oct. 1  (NEW DATE) International Food Trade Show  SIAL Canada North American Food Marketplace at Congress Palace in Montreal, Canada
Info: www.sialcanada.com

30-Oct. 4   (NEW DATE & LOCATION) General Merchandise  GMDC General Merchandise Conference at the Marriott Marquis in Atlanta, GA
Info: www.gmdc.org

October 2020

1-5  HBC Merchandise  GMDC Selfcare Summit at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis in Atlanta. GA
Info: www.gmdc.org

(NEW DATE)  Private Label  PLMA Annual Meeting & Leadership Conference in Washington, DC
Info: www.plma.com

11-14  Convenience  National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS) Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center
Info: www.nacsonline.com and 703-684-3600

18-22  International Trade Show  SIAL Paris at the Parc des Expositions de Paris Nord Villepinte-France
Info: www.sialparis.com

27-28  International Food Show  Grocery Innovations Canada at the Toronto Congress Centre in Toronto, ON, Canada
Info: www.groceryinnovations.com

November 2020

3-5   (NEW DATE) Customer Engagement  Interactive Customer Experience (ICX) Summit at the Hilton Columbus at Easton in Columbus, OH
Info: www.icxsummit.com

4-6 (NEW DATE)  Retailing Future Stores Conference at the Sheraton in Seattle, WA
Info: www.futurestores.wbresearch.com

10-12  Shopper Marketing  The Path to Purchase Expo in Chicago, IL
Info: wwwPath2PurchaseExpo.com and (773) 992-4450

15-18  Private Brands Private Label Manufacturers Association (PLMA) Private Label Trade Show at the Rosemont Convention Center in Chicago
Info: www.plmaregistration.com or 212-972-3131

18 Loyalty-Engagement-Analytics-Digital Applications  CPGmatters' Fall Virtual LEAD Marketing Conference - the 18th Edition
Info: www.LEADMarketingConference.com and 216-534-9933

December 2020

2-3 (NEW DATE)  Private Label  PLMA's 2020 "World of Private Label" International Trade Show at the RAI Exhibition Centre in Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Info: www.plmainternational.com

January 2021

11-13  International Food Show  IndusFood at the India Exposition Mart in Greater Noida, NCR, India
Info: http://tpci.in

16-19  Retailing  The NRF BIG Show Expo at the Javits Convention Center in New York City, NY
Info: https://nrf.com

22-25  Retailing  The Food Marketing Institute (FMI) Midwinter Executive Conference at the JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge in Phoenix, AZ
Info: www.fmi.org

March 2021

7-9  Retailing  The National Grocers Association (NGA) Show at the Caesars Forum Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV
Info: www.nationalgrocers.org

21-24 International Food Trade Show  IFE Biannual International Food & Drink Event at ExCeL London in England
Info: www.ife.co.uk

21-24   Technology  Shoptalk, the Tech Event for NextGen Commerce, at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, NV
Info: www.shoptalk.com

April 2021

26-27  International Food Show  Canadian Federation of Independent Grocers' Grocery & Specialty Food West at the Vancouver Convention Centre in Vancouver, BC, Canada
Info: www.cfig.ca

May 2021

1-5  Retailing  Western Association of Food Chains (WAFC) 95th Annual Convention at the JW Marriott Desert Springs in Palm Desert, CA
Info: www.wafc.com and 562-497-1012

June 2021

21-25  Candy Retail Confectioners International (RCI) Annual Convention and Industry Exposition in Columbus, OH
Info: www.retailconfectioners.org

September 2021

19-22  Shopper Marketing &Technology  Groceryshop, the event for CPG Brands and Retailers at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, NV
Info: www.groceryshop.com

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