Wednesday, December 7, 2022 - Eastern Standard Time

*Note that this agenda is not 100% confirmed. Session times are subject to change based on speaker availability as we continue to flush out the agenda. Stay tuned to this page and your email for updates.

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
11:00 AM - 11:05 AM
11:05 AM - 11:35 AM

For nearly a decade, Elizabeth has covered the world of retail, uncovering emerging trends in consumer behavior to help retailers and suppliers create winning strategies. Her analyses and commentary help businesses deepen their industry knowledge while also identifying ways to win with an ever-evolving consumer. During her presentation, Elizabeth will review the big retail and consumer trends of 2022 and which of those will carry into 2023, while also identifying what new trends could develop in the year ahead.

Elizabeth Lafontaine
11:35 AM - 11:45 AM
11:45 AM - 12:15 PM

New products are the lifeblood of any retail assortment. But perhaps more than ever, there is a need to offer shoppers something unique that cannot be found at the competition. Gain insight into current-day efforts regarding new product development and how to meet the needs of retailers.

Sponsored by:

Thomas N. Trkla Claudio Gemmiti Marty Esarte
12:15 PM - 12:25 PM
12:25 PM - 12:55 PM

Sustainability is no longer a buzz-word. It is commonplace for consumers concerned about the impact they are having on the environment. When shopping for food or other items for the home, a growing number of shoppers are looking for products that are sold with packaging that can be easily recycled or are compostable to have a minimal impact on the environment. We’ll discuss the demands from consumers and retailers and some of the new options available.

Kevin Gueta
12:55 PM - 1:05 PM

Thank you to our sponsors:

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