Digital Food & Beverage Virtual Event

The Only Event For All Players in Food & Beverage                             

January 20, 2020 | 12:00pm ET | 9:00am PT

It’s time to start the year off on the right foot.

This January, you’re invited to our kick off 2021 with a bang at the Digital Food & Beverage Virtual Event, where we’ll be laying out a bold vision of the future with TWO days of incredible content.

Team up with 15+ speakers from all backgrounds of food & beverage bringing you behind the scenes on their 2021 strategy, and get the hard questions answered in real-time with Q+A & networking opportunities.

What you'll learn:

  • How to make your digital strategy stand out amongst the noise
  • Where to innovate your online buying (and what's worth investing in)
  • Which brands are succeeding in the pandemic and what they're doing differently
Reserve your FREE seat at this virtual event today!

2021 Agenda

Nourishing Your Virtual Customer Relationships

  • 12:00 pm - 12:05 pm

    12:00 pm - 12:05 pm

  • 12:05 pm - 12:15 pm

    12:05 pm - 12:15 pm

  • 12:15 pm - 12:45 pm

    12:15 pm - 12:45 pm

    Similar to the way we dress, what we choose to eat and drink can say a lot about who we are. With the right market conditions, food and beverage products can become trends in their own right. A good example would be craft beer, a market with a well-established presence of major players that still has room for local and regional challengers.

    Within this panel we’ll seek to lay out the strategies that brands are using to level the playing field within the food and beverage industry, allowing them to compete efficiently for market share against more established competition, or alternately, stay nimble in the face of new and innovative competitors.

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  • 12:45 pm - 1:05 pm

    12:45 pm - 1:05 pm

  • 1:05 pm - 1:35 pm

    1:05 pm - 1:35 pm

    Part of the enjoyment of food and beverage is the ability to share experiences, provide feedback, and learn more about the products we choose. As digital transformations continue for many brands, and digital-first organizations seek to solidify their customer relationships, it’s important to provide avenues for two way communication with the brand.


    This panel will share best-practices for creating digital engagement opportunities for food and beverage brands. We’ll review where our panel has been seeing results in fostering digital engagement, as well as what they consider to be the biggest areas of opportunity to build stronger engagement going into the new year.

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  • 1:35 pm - 1:55 pm

    1:35 pm - 1:55 pm

  • 1:55 pm - 2:25 pm

    1:55 pm - 2:25 pm

    Within the digital buying environment, the reduction of friction is critical in moving interest in a product through the sales cycle into a purchase. Factors including page-load speeds, the availability of product information and recommendations, and the ease with which buyers can navigate the checkout process come together to deliver either a smooth and optimized experience, or one that can lead to frustration and abandonment.

    Within this session, we’ll discuss how brands are fighting digital cart abandonment by establishing smooth ecommerce experiences, delivering reminders, and ensuring that their customers have barriers to purchasing removed, delivering a shopping experience that leads to loyalty.

    We’ll also cover strategies including click-to-collect that can help bridge the gaps between digital and offline purchasing behavior.

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  • 2:25 pm - 2:45 pm

    2:25 pm - 2:45 pm

  • 2:45 pm - 3:15 pm

    2:45 pm - 3:15 pm

    Panel: Sharing 2021 Resolutions: The State of the New Year in Food and Beverage

    The start of 2021 has us at a turning point in the industry. While in-person dining and shopping are an important part of many customer’s lifestyles, we’ve experienced an extended amount of time where digital shopping and ordering have taken center stage.

    Within this session, we’re looking forward into the rest of 2021, making predictions about how our customer’s preferences will continue to shift, and creating our list of resolutions.

    -         How can we resolve to deliver seamless experiences between digital and offline touchpoints?

    -         How can we predict the features that customers are coming to expect from their digital interactions, and continue to develop in anticipation of more online buying?

    -         How can we position our brand identities and messaging to resonate with the priorities and responsibilities our customer expect us to uphold?

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  • 3:15 pm - 3:35 pm

    3:15 pm - 3:35 pm

  • 3:35 pm - 4:05 pm

    3:35 pm - 4:05 pm

    Join us for out breakout Zoom roundtables, where we'll be covering topics from our program together in moderated live discussions!

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Word on the Street

"It’s great to see an event specifically for the Food and Beverage Industry focus on the real issues in transforming your customer’s digital experience. We had a chance to meet with others that are having the same challenges as us. It was a very valuable experience and we’re looking forward to next year’s event"

Gil Phipps
VP Our Brands
 Kroger

"Great diversity of sessions, with interesting speakers covering timely topics. With eCommerce growing as it is, this was a wonderful opportunity to learn from both leaders in the field and from companies still learning how to find their footing. Thanks!"

Gidon Van Emden
Chief Operations Officer
Kol Foods

"I really appreciate hearing from a wide variety of digital marketers from different parts of the industry. Learning what similar companies are doing is of course helpful too, but the cross-industry perspectives really get you thinking more creatively about your digital strategy."

Andy Smith
VP Insights
Flowers Food

Attended By The Cream of The Crop

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Listen to leading experts for an honest, unbiased view of what works now and where the future is headed. Every single session is totally free. This is major value at zero cost.


Get Solutions To Your Most Pressing Problems, Always

Hear from your industry peers about their recent successes, as well as solution providers about the leading tools driving the industry forward. If you can't make all of the sessions, no biggie. Everyone registered gets a copy of the on-demand sessions

Watch From Your Own Home, No OOO Needed

Since the event has multiple sessions, you select the material that makes the most sense for you.  Listen in during the live broadcast, or access the session on demand later—once you register, it’s up to you! Enjoy all the perks of a live event while saving travel budget and PTO days.


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How Our Virtual Events Work

Participating in a virtual event is easy. Once you and your team register, each of you will receive a link to access the presentations. You can also add the event to your Outlook or other calendar as a reminder. You do not need to download or install any software to participate. All you need is Internet access. The sessions will be recorded, and will be available for a limited time afterwards. It’s going to be a great event!