NEW! Show dates are Tuesday, Oct. 23 and Wednesday, Oct. 24. The opening reception kicks off Monday, Oct. 22 this year!
As such, the Tuesday event will be open to all. The kickoff keynote will be Google’s Natalie Green who will look at Winning the Customer Journey in an omni-channel world. The morning sessions will include the annual general meeting and the FMS/CFIG Financial Survey results presentation.
On Wednesday, Oct. 24, with a full delegate/conference ticket, there are sessions from Kantar Consulting, CFIA, as well as topics around cannabis, and Amazon that will assist business owners.
The trade floor sessions are plentiful – check out the schedule
Sessions include: cannabis, ecommerce, artificial intelligence, retail trends, produce merchandising and cheese knowledge.
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The evening event – MERCHANDISING EXCELLENCE AWARDS – Tues. Oct. 23 4:30pm – 6:30pm at the Toronto Congress Centre North entrance lobby is also OPEN to all exhibitors and attendees. We will celebrate the best in merchandising starting at 4:30pm following the closure of the trade show. Mix and mingle with your colleagues and celebrate the Master Merchandiser winners and find out the Top 10 in Grocery!
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