Food Summit 2021
Presentation: Food Summit 2021
Date: April 15
Time: 2pm - 4pm CT
Description: Join NPD for our 14th Annual Food Summit. This virtual event will explore the accelerated trends fast forwarding us five years into the future. This event is open to leaders in the food, foodservice and home industries.
NGA ENGAGE: Driving Growth Strategies
Presentation: Driving Growth by Understanding The Why Behind the Buy
Presenter: David Portalatin, Senior Vice President and Food Industry Advisor
Date: May 17, 2021
Time: 10:30 am E.T.
Description: There is a significant amount of attention focused on food and beverage shoppers inside of grocery stores, but research shows that shoppers make most of their purchasing decisions before they ever enter the store. Understanding these habits and practices and the needs that drive them is critical information for retailers and manufacturers seeking to create successful strategies to drive growth. Geared to food retailers, wholesalers, and manufacturers, this session will explain and demonstrate the value of taking a holistic view of the grocery shopper by understanding behaviors like need states, health concerns, and meal dynamics that influence their purchasing decisions.
From Where to Wearer: Unfolding Fashion's Evolution and Future
Presentation: Webinar hosted in partnership with Canadian Apparel Federation
Presenter: Tamara Szames, Industry Advisor, Canada Retail
Date: May 11, 2021
Time: 2:00 pm E.T.
Description: Without question, apparel has been one of the hardest-hit industries. What important trends have emerged? Which new or changed consumer behaviours are here to stay? Tamara will share expert insights on the impact on apparel in Canada and provide her perspective on where we go from here.
A Look Ahead at Back-to-School 2021
Presentation: Webinar hosted by Leen Nsouli, Office Supplies Industry Analyst, The NPD Group
Presenters: Leen Nsouli, Office Supplies Industry Analyst, Dennis and Julie Roche, Co-founders, Burbio, Mike Crosby, B2B Technology Industry Analyst, The NPD Group, John Driscoll, President, and Dyanne Griffin, VP Product and Client Services, School Family Media, Kristen McLean, Industry Analyst, NPD Books, The NPD Group
Date: May 20, 2021
Time: 12:30 pm E.T.
Description: Don't miss this lively discussion about the 2021 back-to-school season for office supplies, featuring a variety of cross-industry experts. Deepen your perspective about this important season and explore the ways this year may be different.
The StreamTV Show
Presenter: John Buffone, Industry Analyst, Connected Intelligence
Date: Wednesday, June 16
Time: 5:00 pm ET
Description: In this session, John will explore ways to maximize SVOD sign-up’s, overcome customer acquisition barriers and optimize retention. It will include findings from The NPD Group’s new TV Switching Study that quantifies what’s driving viewer engagement, what services are best in class and the reasons for success.