Select Criteria: Tracks = Merchandising

Sunday, September 19, 3:45 PM - 4:45 PM

  • Room: Ballys Silver
Shoppers’ desires to limit store trips gives grocers a new opportunity to increase sales in non-foods categories. Hear how retailers are taking advantage of the ability to add excitement with unique products and unexpected items and are winning back GM/HBC sales....
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Panelist
Mark Dueschle
President
Navajo Incorporated
Panelist
Neil Stern
Chief Executive Office
Good Food Holdings, Inc
Panelist
Steve Corradini
Chief Merchandising and Marketing Officer
Kings Food Markets and Balducci's Food Lover's Market
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Monday, September 20, 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

  • Room: Ballys Silver
Hard discounters such as Aldi and Lidl are now considered mainstream retailers in Europe.  We’ll discuss how this evolution has occurred, including enhanced format development, evolving and tailored assortments and entry into e-commerce. Attendees will also learn about the disruption this change has brought to the market and how traditional... Read More
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Speaker
Stewart Samuel
Program Director, North America
IGD
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Monday, September 20, 9:45 AM - 10:45 AM

  • Room: Ballys Silver
Hear how you can improve center store sales with smart assortment, effective pricing, innovative shelving, and creative merchandising.  Discover opportunities to partner with CPG firms and wholesalers to breathe new life in the heart of your store....
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Panelist
Ashley Roehm
Vice President of National Accounts
The Clorox Company
Panelist
Diana Gorshe
Senior Director, Category Insights
Del Monte Foods, Inc.
Moderator
Gary Redner
Chief Operating Officer
Redner’s Food Markets
Panelist
Glen Walter
Vice President, Retail Sales
Idahoan Foods
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Tuesday, September 21, 1:45 PM - 2:10 PM

  • Room: Ballys Silver
Pandemic shopping behavior has impacted the ways consumers shop for their pets with more purchases shifting to online formats.  Explore strategies and ideas to build excitement and sales in the pet aisle....
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Joe Toscano
Vice President and Director of Trade and Industry Development
Nestle Purina North America
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Tuesday, September 21, 2:30 PM - 2:55 PM

  • Room: Ballys Silver
The dramatic growth of e-commerce and consumption of meals at home has changed the way shoppers approach their local supermarket.  We'll review other major changes in shopping patterns and behaviors and pinpoint opportunities for independent retailers to remain competitive in their markets....
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Speaker
Michael Brackett
Founder and CEO
Centricity
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