National Frozen & Refrigerated Foods Association convention offers abundance of networking opportunities
The National Frozen & Refrigerated Foods Association (NFRA), Harrisburg, Pa., presents its 2019 convention, slated to take place Oct. 12-15 at the Orlando World Center Marriott in Orlando, Fla.
The NFRA Convention brings together top companies from every segment of the industry—retailers, manufacturers, sales agents, logistics providers and suppliers—to make new connections, sample refrigerated and frozen products, attend industry speaker sessions and network with industry leaders.
The convention kicks off with the Taste of Excellence reception on Oct. 13, where over 50 manufacturers will showcase their latest products. This opening event allows attendees to interact with industry colleagues, introduce themselves to new contacts and sample the newest items in refrigerated and frozen foods.
This year’s agenda features Monday Breakfast speaker, Jon Dorenbos, magician, former NFL player and America’s Got Talent finalist who will showcase his sleight-of-hand skills and share insights on teamwork, perseverance and acceptance of failure.
The Monday Membership Luncheon serves as NFRA’s annual business meeting with the induction of NFRA’s new officers and directors. And, the NFRA Member Appreciation Reception will provide networking opportunities while celebrating the NFRA membership and their support of the industry.
Tuesday’s breakfast session features a preview of NFRA’s 2019 State of the Industry Report and a panel of industry executives offering insights on how member categories can be leveraged to connect with shoppers and drive industry growth. The Tuesday Awards Luncheon will honor the 2019 Golden Penguin Award winners, and will unveil the 2019 Top Marketer Award winners.
Table Top Exhibits provide the opportunity to showcase products or services to decision-makers in the industry. The Table Top Exhibits will be located near the convention registration counter and Café NFRA to provide maximum visibility.
Customer business meetings are pre-arranged by attendees, and provide opportunities to meet face-to-face.
Go to https://nfraconvention.org/ for more information about the convention.