NEXT by CHFA - Why Attend

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Who Should Attend?

Retailers who pride themselves on being at the forefront of delivering new and exciting products to their community. Consumers are hungry for innovative, healthy food options and this event will not disappoint. Showcasing your next best-selling product and brands, while giving you the opportunity to connect with existing, and make new, contacts. NEXT by CHFA will help you build your reputation as the store with the most in-demand products on the market.

Start-Up Brands who are not quite ready to exhibit but are looking to build relationships with key contacts in the industry including, manufacturers, distributors and potential mentors. You’ll have the opportunity to network, gain insights and connect with the information and people that will help you develop your dreams and bring your product to market.

Distributors & Brokers who are searching for the next big seller and hot new trend. This event will give you the opportunity to explore a very exclusive offering of new and innovative food products and have the opportunity to engage one-on-one to offer support through your services.

Suppliers who are looking to make the right connections and have the right conversations with investors, distributors and buyers. You’ll have the opportunity to discover the current marketplace demands, find out what’s happening in your product category and uncover what the competition is up too, all from the safety and comfort of your own home.

What Can I Expect?

You can view the full NEXT Speaker Series here, which includes:

Watch this video for a step-by-step guide on how to navigate NEXT by CHFA. Learn how to browse the exhibit hall, search for products, attend the Speaker Series, start a chat session with other attendees and exhibitors and more.

What’s the Cost?

Members can always attend free. Non-members can register before January 22 and pay only $75; after that, the cost goes up to $99.

How Do I Register?

Registration is now open!